Shows in May 2019

The Ballroom Boys

Ian Waite & Vincent Simone

Friday 3rd May

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Strictly Come Dancing favourites Ian Waite and Vincent Simone are joining forces in 2019 with their brand new production – THE BALLROOM BOYS.

Argentine Tango legend Vincent and King of the Ballroom Ian, will be joined by two professional female dancers and a wonderful vocalist. The night will be packed with dances, songs and loads of banter!

Expect dances like the Waltz, Quickstep, Paso Doble, Foxtrot and of course, the Argentine Tango!

Get ready for a high intensity evening of glitz and glamour with Ian & Vincent… THE BALLROOM BOYS!

There will be a limited number of VIP tickets that include a pre show meet and greet with the boys, for autograph and photo opportunities.

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Debbie Millar School of Dance

Saturday 4th May 6pm & Sunday 5th May 2.30pm

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The Debbie Millar School of Dance returns to the West Cliff for the seventh

successive year with routines in Ballet, Tap, Disco & Modern featuring dancers from Tiny Tots through to Adults.

Show Proceeds in aid of Charity.

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PJ Proby – The Farewell Tour

Friday 10th May 7.30pm

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PJ PROBY, a legendary 60’s Super Star Icon, first invited to the UK by The Beatles, went on from being an American Star to a Super Star in Europe. With hits such as “Somewhere”, “Maria”, “Together”, and of course the biggest hit that started everything off for him in the UK “Hold Me”.

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PJ has been a Star for 5 decades now, and at 80 years old is still going strong, however, it is time to put the guitar down, hang up the stage suits and enjoy his retirement.

Joining PJ on his Farewell Tour are Mick & Eddie from the Fortunes as well as the Revolvers. (Due to ill health Wayne Fontana has pulled out of the tour)

A great night of Nostalgia, Laughter, 60’s Hits, and more.

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The 125 Show

Sunday 12th May. 6pm

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Confirmed Artists:

Andy Eastwood

Kenny Cantor

Steve Hewlett

Don Maclean

Andrew Robley

Anita Harris

Roy Hudd (Engagements permitting)

The Summer Show Dancers

Join us for what promises to be a very special evening as we celebrate 125 years of Summer Variety.

With familiar names joining us live on stage this really will be an evening to remember. So get ready for a night of Glitz & Glam, and no doubt a few surprises as we celebrate this milestone in our history.

Please check back here for regular updates about the artists who will be appearing.

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The Counterfeit Sixties

Friday 17th May, 7.30pm

Counterfeit Sixties Portrait

As Britain’s No.1 tribute show they bring alive the magic of the sixties, with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period, from the clothes that were worn, to flashbacks from television history, including: TV programmes, adverts and even clips from the original bands.

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Francis Rossi

I Talk Too Much

Saturday 18th May

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In Francis Rossi: I Talk Too Much, the founder, lead singer and lead guitarist of Status Quo will talk about his mishaps and adventures of life on the road with one of the biggest and most loved bands ever.

Francis is a true member of British Rock Royalty. He sang the first words at Live Aid in 1985, survived the obligatory rock’n’roll brush with alcohol and drugs, was awarded an OBE in 2010 and has a BRIT for his Outstanding Contribution to Music. His band has sold more than 120 million records globally.

Expect laughter, revelations, tales involving some of the giants of music, exclusive video clips, snatches of classic tunes and a great night out.

Rossi will be joined on stage by award-winning writer and broadcaster Mick Wall, who has sold more than 1 million books.

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The Wizard of Oz

Saturday 25th May

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Join Dorothy on her magical adventure ‘Over the Rainbow’ in this all new show from KD Productions. This fantastic family show is fun for all the family and guaranteed to have you smiling all the way to Oz and back as Dorothy and her friends battle that Wicked Witch. This is a feel good show with modern songs the kids will love and that classic story we all know and cherish.

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Tropix: Part One

Friday 31st May & Saturday 1st June 7.30pm

COLCHESTER COMPANY

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Following on from the SELL OUT success of the past seven year’s performances, The Company Performing Arts are thrilled to be back at the West Cliff Theatre with their spectacular annual production. This tropical fiesta features The Company students showcasing their skills in a variety of song and dance. Featuring a large cast of young people aged from 2 -19 years old, don’t miss the opportunity to witness the outstanding talents of The Company in TROPIX.

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