We are all married, bound by a contract.
But what are the terms of this relationship? And can we consider a divorce?

The Wedding is inspired by the complexities of human nature: the struggle between love and anger, creation and destruction, community and isolation. In a blur of wedding dresses and contractual obligations, our extraordinary ensemble of international performers will guide audiences through a dystopian world in which we are all brides, wedded to society.

Combining movement, imagery and provocative narratives in Gecko’s trademark style, our seventh touring production brings these contracts into question with an emotionally charged and spectacular performance.

We all want to believe in our journey, but where are we heading? Is it too late to stop, to go back, to fall in love, to start again?

Free post show talk - Wednesday 20 October 
Following the show, Gecko will host a post-show discussion to give you the opportunity to share your thoguhts and questions with the cast and team. This will be BSL interepreted.

Free Schools Workshop                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Gecko are offering six free workshops for local state schools that book to see The Wedding on a first come first-served basis. All other schools will receive a 10% discount on workshops alongside a booking for the show.

Gecko are a recommended practitioner on various GCSE, AS/A Level and International Baccalaureate courses for drama and theatre. Workshops are suitable for Year 10 upwards and give participants a chance to experience Gecko’s unique style of devising and physical theatre. Download their free resource pack here.

Contact box office to discuss this offer.

For each of their current touring showGecko have created a Sound World Information Sheet to enable D/deaf, deafened and hard of hearing audience members to understand the soundscape of each show and how it feeds into the other elements of our performances. You can download/view that document here.  Please read the information in advance of attending the show.

Ticket Information

{{group | date:'EEEE'}} {{group | dateSuffix}} {{group | date:'MMMM'}}

Add to calendar {{instance.startDate | date:'dd/MM/yyyy'}} {{instance.startHour}}:{{instance.startMinute}} {{instance.startDate | date:'dd/MM/yyyy'}} {{instance.endHour}}:{{instance.endMinute}} Europe/London {{instance.eventName}} Poole's Centre For The Arts 21 Kingland Road Poole Dorset BH15 1UG DD/MM/YYYY

School holiday


Audio described


School performance

Gold performance

Blue performance

Green performance

Orange performance


Suitable for schools

Relaxed performance

Dementia friendly performance

Sold out

To join the waiting list

please call us on 01202 280000

Please be reassured that ticket holders will be contacted directly, and we ask that customers do not call or email Lighthouse.