Treasure Island

A Derby Theatre Production
Derby Theatre Productions , Family Friendly
Saturday 28 March 2020 - Saturday 11 April 2020

Set sail on the high seas for a spectacular swashbuckling adventure at Derby Theatre during Easter 2020.

A pirate-filled production perfect for the whole family. 

Theresa Heskins’ award-winning adaptation of Treasure Island  is inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale of buried treasure and buccaneers. Brimming with a bountiful supply of live music, sumptuous sets and costumes, drama and ahoy me hearties, this is a thrilling theatrical voyage for all ages to embark on.

Batten down the hatches and book now for the truly wonderful Treasure Island.

Treasure Island  follows the hugely successful production of The Jungle Book in 2019 and all performances will have fully integrated BSL and Captioning

Please Note: we recommend seats on rows D-H for the best view of the integrated captioning.

Text Number: you can also book or find out more by texting the Box Office on 07717 346 964.

Closed Captions: we have a small number of handheld tablets that the captions for Treasure Island can be viewed on (a large screen on stage displaying the captions will also be visible throughout the entire performance). To book one of these tablets please email 

BSL & Captioned Introduction

Audio Described Introduction

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Accessible Performances

All performances contain fully integrated British Sign Language and Captioning.

Live Audio Described performances: Wed 8 April, 1.30pm and Sat 11 April, 1.30pm (with touch tours at 12.15pm on both dates)

Dementia-Friendly Performance: Thu 9 April, 1.30pm

Relaxed Performance: Sun 5 April, 2pm

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Treasure Island Unwrapped

Our unwrapped sessions are FREE for anyone aged 16+ to come and see what happens backstage of a production. Treasure Island Unwrapped sessions include, Hard Hat Sunday, Final Stages, Sword Fighting and British Sign Language - an Integrated Approach, find out more and book here.

Meet the Cast

Beth Hinton-Lever will play the iconic role of Long John Silver. Beth’s credits include West Side Story  for Leicester Curve, As You Like It  for the National Theatre and Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch and Reasons to be Cheerful  for Graeae Theatre Company.

Read the Full Cast Annoucement

Friends Membership Deal

Friends get 50% off tickets on Sat 28 March, 1:30pm or 7:00pm and Mon 30 March, 7:00pm or £5 off tickets for all other performances (price bands A-C only).

A Family Friend membership is just £3 a month via annual direct debit and includes exclusive discounts on selected performances for up to 6 people and lots more rewards.

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Adapted by Theresa Heskins

Directed by Sarah Brigham

Associate Director Emily Howlett

Designer Neil Irish

Composer Ivan Stott

BSL Consultant Daryl Jackson

All performances will have fully integrated BSL and Captioning.