the egg


  • 28 - 30 May

Event Information

Thurs: 7pm
Fri: 7pm:
Sat: 2pm & 7pm

All performances will be captioned.
Signed performances TBC.

Showing from Thu 28 — Sat 30 May

Bath Spa Productions presents

Sparkleshark by Philip Ridley

Facing adulthood is a tough, furious and confusing ride and for fourteen-year-old Jake, the classroom ‘freak’, the only place to take refuge is on the roof of a tower block where he writes his fantasy stories.

Before long this safe haven is invaded by other not so like minded young people. Although at first Jake endeavours to hide, then he learns to fight back in the only way he knows how…

All performances will be captioned. Signed performances TBC.

£9.50/£8.50 children and BSU students.

All performances will be captioned. Signed performances TBC.

If you have an access requirement join our access register today and you will receive a concession off ALL tickets at the egg. Call 01225 823409 or email egg.reception@theatreroyal.org.uk for more information.

A booking fee of 50p per ticket applies

  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The recommended age ranges are for your guide only. We suggest you stick as closely to them as possible for the benefit of other audience members.
  • Lap seats are available at £1.50 (including booking fee) for infants aged 0 – 24 months;  all patrons including infants must have a valid ticket. 
  • All bookings will incur a Booking Fee of 50p per ticket regardless of whether the booking is made in person at our Box Office, by post, by phone or online and applies to all payment types.

Presented by Bath Spa Productions. Written by Philip Ridley.

  • the egg box office open 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday (Sunday if there is a performance)
  • All plays are performed in English and take place in the egg auditorium unless otherwise stated.
  • Nearby parking space for Blue Badge Holders
  • Level access into building
  • Lift to all levels
  • Adapted toilets
  • Sennheiser Infra-Red Audio System in auditorium
  • Hearing & Guide Dogs allowed
  • Wheelchair spaces in the Stalls only (Accompanying persons pay discounted price)
  • Breast Feeding Friendly

Under 12s are not admitted to the egg theatre auditorium unsupervised.

PLEASE NOTE: Print At Home tickets are only valid as A4 printouts. We cannot currently accept tickets presented on phones/tablets.

Relaxed Performances – Open to everyone, but specifically adapted for children with an Autistic Spectrum Condition, individuals with sensory and communication disorders, those with learning disabilities and anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed environment.

Full terms and conditions of ticket bookings can be found here