May Shows

The shows listed below have moved to new dates. Your original tickets are still valid for the new dates.

 

Legends of American Country moves from Friday 7th May 2021 to Friday 6th May 2022

The Killkennys moves from Sunday 9th May to Friday 22nd April 2022

Herman’s Hermits moves from Friday 14th May 2021 to Friday 8th April 2022

The Matt Monro Story moves from Friday 21st May 2021 to Saturday 14th May 2022

Come What May moves from Sunday 23rd May 2021 to Friday 4th March 2022

Counterfeit 60s moves from Friday 28th May 2021 to Friday 27th August 2021

Story of Guitar Heroes moves from Saturday 29th May 2021 to Friday 13th May 2022

The Hollies Story

SUNDAY 13th JUNE 7.30pm

This show will be staged at 50% capacity. Seating may have to be reorganised once we have clarity from the Government.  

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Follow The HOLLIES Story as Allan Clarke and Graham Nash met in a Manchester primary school aged six,  and went on to become one of Manchesters biggest bands ever.

Discover how two boys from the backstreets of Salford created a band to rival the Beatles, enjoyed dozens of chart hits and were finally inaugurated into the Rock’n Roll Hall of Fame in 2010.

This highly entertaining show for all ages is packed with hit after hit, performed by a talented young band and hosted by a seasoned narrator.

So, if you remember “Look Through Any Window”, “Carrie-Anne” “On a Carousel” and “I’m Alive” tell me….Who is Jennifer Eccles?

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Forever in Blue Jeans

SATURDAY 19TH JUNE 7.30pm

This show will be staged at 50% capacity. Seating may have to be reorganised once we have clarity from the Government.  

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Come and join the greatest party in town as Forever In Blue Jeans celebrates 22 happy and successful years “On The Road”.

A perfect feast of entertainment starring Carole Gordon with terrific singers, dancers and musicians playing the best in Country Music and Rock ‘n’ Roll. This big hearted show performs songs from Patsy Cline, Elvis Presley, Billy Ray Cyrus, The Mavericks, Tammy Wynette, The Carpenters & Carol King to hits from the great Western Musicals such as Oklahoma and Paint Your Wagon plus many more all performed by the stunning Red Hot Blue Jeans Band”.

Bring the whole family and come and enjoy the liveliest and happiest show of them all FOREVER IN BLUE JEANS.

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An Evening With Graham Cole OBE

“So You Think You Know Me”

SATURDAY 26TH JUNE 2021, 7.30pm

This show was originally set up on 2020 Social Distancing regulations. We may have to re-allocate seats nearer the performance and can only apologise in advance.

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Graham is best known for his 25 year role as Tony Stamp in The Bill but there is much more to Graham than that one role. From Doctor Who to an ’00’ agent in the James Bond film ‘The Living Daylights’, and of course Pantomime, Graham has enjoyed a wide and varied career.

Join him and us as we re-open the West Cliff Theatre with this Socially Distanced One Act Show which promises plenty of anecdotes, inside gossip and you can even ask your own questions.

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Wonderland

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SUNDAY 27th June, 2pm

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Sophisticated Entertainment Proudly Presents “Wonderland” … Taking you and your family on a magical journey from the second you leave the outside world to the moment you enter into the dream world that we call Wonderland! This show will be enhanced by our talented production cast of singers, dancers & actors as they take you on a musical journey through Wonderland!

Give your family the special treat they deserve. Join the Mad Hatter at his incredibly mad tea party, take part in our super speedy caucus race, join the ever so silly Tweedle Dum & Tweedle Dee as they create mischief throughout Wonderland and so much more! Not forgetting some amazing surprises on the way!

And remember….. Nothing is quite as it seems here in the splendid, yet fascinating world of Wonderland!

(Please note: We are assuming that there will be no Government restrictions for this show, but we reserve the right to adapt seating plans should we be required to do so by law)

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Andy Eastwood-Those Were The Days

SATURDAY 3RD JULY 2021 7.30pm

This show was originally set up on 2020 Social Distancing regulations. We may have to re-allocate seats nearer the performance and can only apologise in advance.

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Celebrate a golden era of music as we remember songs and stars of the ‘fabulous fifties’ and ‘swinging sixties!’

This sparkling, foot-tapping, feel-good show evokes the wonderful mix of entertainment that accompanied the optimistic youth of the postwar generation and is packed with singalong hits.

Musical entertainer Andy Eastwood is no stranger to audiences at the West Cliff, having appeared here in summer seasons, touring shows and last year’s 125th Anniversary Gala. He will pay tribute to a variety of artists from Elvis to George Formby in his whirlwind of an act! He is joined by sensational vocalist Helen Farrell who was due to appear in our 2020 Summer Show, and she will sing favourite hits by Doris Day, Connie Francis, Shirley Bassey, Carole King and many more…

Join us for a wonderful musical trip down memory lane!
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The All New Blues & Soul Revue

SATURDAY 10th JULY 7.30pm

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The All New Blues and Soul Revue is a fabulous, high-energy act where cabaret, comedy and audience participation collide with unbelievable musicality and showmanship. Much more than simply a Blues Brothers Tribute, this show commands the attention of every audience member from the first note through to the very last.

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Formed in 2002 and with some of the UK’s finest session musicians on board this show has toured extensively across the UK and Europe and has now developed from its roots as a club act into performing on a worldwide stage.

Now all that’s needed is ‘You, You, You’ to grab your tickets…….

(Please note: We are assuming that there will be no Government restrictions for this show, but we reserve the right to adapt seating plans should we be required to do so by law)

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The Company Presents ‘TEN’

THURSDAY 22ND JULY 7PM, FRIDAY 23RD JULY 7PM, SATURDAY 24TH JULY 3PM & 7PM

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Online booking opens at 9am on Tuesday 4th May and 10am via the Box Office.

(Please note: We are assuming that there will be no Government restrictions for this show, but we reserve the right to adapt seating plans should we be required to do so by law)

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The Summer Show 2021

SELECTIVE DATES IN AUGUST

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 Sadly due to the pandemic in 2020 we were unable to bring you the Summer Show. But now we are back for 2021 with a show filled with comedy, glamour, laughs galore and so very much more.

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Performance Schedule

Wednesday 4th, 11th & 18th: 2pm & 7.30pm

Saturday 21st: 2pm & 7.30pm

*For 2021 we will not be performing on a Tuesday*

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Big Girls Don’t Cry

SATURDAY 7th AUGUST 7.30pm

Previously Friday 30th April 2021

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Step back in time, to the era of romance. Where gents were gents, and gals were gals! Come and experience the iconic sounds of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons authentically recreated by a phenomenal cast and live band.

During the sixties and seventies number one hits Sherry, December 1963 (Oh What a Night) and Big Girls Don’t Cry helped propel the Four Seasons and Frankie Valli to stardom.

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After selling an incredible 100 million records worldwide, there’s a Four Seasons song that shares a special place in everyone’s heart. This internationally acclaimed show authentically revives the sublime harmonies of New Jersey’s finest.

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The Bootleg Shadows

SUNDAY 8th AUGUST 7.30pm

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The Bootleg Shadows’ perform a unique tribute concert that encompasses The Shadows’ amazing career from 1960 up until the early ‘80s.

Relive such fantastic hits as: Apache, Foot Tapper, FBI, Man of Mystery, Atlantis, Wonderful Land, Kon Tiki, Don’t Cry For Me Argentina, plus many more.

In the company of Geoff, Keith, Tony, Tim and Binks, you will be taken on a tour of the Shadows career, with plenty of humour to make it a night out to remember.

For anyone who loves the sounds of the 60’s – and enjoys a few laughs on the way, The Bootleg Shadows perform a unique tribute that will have you humming the tunes and doing the Shadows famous ‘walk’ long after you have left the theatre.

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Beach Boys Smile

FRIDAY 13th AUGUST 7.30pm  

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Immerse yourself in vocal bliss, with the smooth harmonies and classic songs of group that will never be forgotten. In an all new production – The Beach Boys Smile, touring the UK from 2017.

Love of music, vocal harmony and Brian Wilson’s composition are what brings five young and incredibly talented musicians together to form Beach Boys Smile (aka BBS). Their roots can be traced as far back as the 80s when three brothers sang along to the classic surf tunes of the Beach Boys in the car on their way to the sunny beach, radio cranked up high! Every time BBS put on a show, all these memories flood back and put a smile on audiences faces the world over. All the greatest songs and feel of The Beach Boys!!

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Jim Davidson-Last Man Standing

SATURDAY 14th AUGUST 7.30pm

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The masterful, outrageous and hysterically funny comedy legend ‘General’ Jim Davidson OBE’ embarks on his postponed comedy campaign around the UK in 2021, following the acclaimed sell-out ‘The People Fight Back’ Tour.

Who will he upset this time? Which battles will he win, which will he lose? One thing’s for certain, Jim never retreats!

He has entertained soldiers across the world and yet, as a comic, he still takes no prisoners at home.”★★★★★

Absolutely a fantastic night! Tears was running down my face, this is the second time I’ve seen Jim’s show and would go back a third time! Absolutely amazing! ★★★★★

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Davidson does not receive the true credit he deserves… you get what you expect – there are no airs and graces. You receive the simple, filthy comedy which is expected from such a comedy legend. ★★★★★

A comic who has timing down to a fine art. An on-stage, international perfectionist. ★★★★★

Last week Jim Davidson came, he saw, and he conquered a sell-out audience. ★★★★★

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The Counterfeit Sixties

FRIDAY 27th AUGUST 2021, 7.30pm

(Moved From Friday 28th May 2021)

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The Counterfeit Sixties make a welcome return to the West Cliff  Theatre.  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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Rock N Roll Paradise

SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 7.30pm

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As Rock N Roll Paradise moves into its eleventh year, the show continues to bring to the stage an amazing number of tributes to the legends of rock and roll. This year will be no different!

Each performance will be unique as we try to fit in as many icons as we can, bringing to life the music of the giants of rock and roll. Backed by the dynamic Paradise Band, among the many legends we pay tribute to along the way are, Buddy Holly, Gene Vincent, Jerry Lee Lewis, the Big Bopper, Eddie Cochran, Ricky Nelson, Connie Francis, Brenda Lee, Everly Brothers – and the King himself, Elvis.  Which of your favourites will the jukebox choose to bring to the stage on the night?  Paradise rings the changes to keep the surprises going.  Two hours of rock and roll magic, brought to you by the very best tribute artistes, that’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Paradise.

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Best of British TV Comedy

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SUNDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 2021, 2.30PM

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Join some of TV`s best-loved comedy legends in a hilarious glimpse of life behind the camera in a celebration of classic TV Nostalgia. Starring SUE HODGE (`Allo `Allo! & The Muppets); JEFFREY HOLLAND (Hi-De-Hi; You Rang M`Lord; Dads Army); SALLY THOMSETT (Man About The House, The Railway Children); PLUS A SURPRISE GUEST APPEARANCE TO BE REVEALED AT EACH PERFORMANCE. WHO WILL IT BE TODAY?

With Keith `Paddington` Richards at the piano, plus the screening of some `rare` TV comedy moments, and with an opportunity to ask the questions you’ve always wanted to, prepare for some hilarious backstage stories and great laughs in a fascinating golden celebration of some of the greatest TV comedy moments of all time!

PLUS- Meet the cast after the show and have your photograph taken with them for an ideal take-home souvenir, and Sue Hodge will be signing her best-selling, hilarious `Allo `Allo book, `Mimi`s Memoirs`.

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Lee Mead 2021

FRIDAY 10th SEPTEMBER 7.30pm 

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West End & TV star Lee Mead and his band bring an exciting new show to you for a limited season of concerts in Autumn 2021. Singing songs from his five hit albums, Lee will leave the audience wanting more as he performs fan favourites and popular songs from the West End and Broadway.

Lee has starred in West End shows including Wicked, Legally Blonde, Phantom of the Opera, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the role he made famous after winning ‘Any Dream Will Do’ on the BBC in 2007, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. For over 12 years he has been a household name and most recently has been playing Nurse ‘Lofty’ in Holby City on BBC 1.

As a singer, Lee has performed with Josh Groban, Susan Boyle, Michael Ball and Donny Osmond to name a few and is himself a Double Gold selling artist. He is delighted to be back on the road again doing what he loves most, singing fantastic songs with a wonderful live band.

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Marty Wilde & The Wildcats

SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 7.30pm

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We are thrilled to welcome Marty & the Wildcats back for yet another stonking show here at the West Cliff.

His show, Born to Rock ‘n’ Roll, in which he performs with ‘The Wildcats’, has received critical acclaim and has not only thrilled his loyal fans but also a whole new generation who are just discovering the man who stormed the charts with ‘Rubber Ball’ and ‘Teenager In Love’.

This is a night not to be missed.

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Waves of Laughter

SUNDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER 2021, 7.30pm

(Rescheduled from Saturday 3rd April, 2021)

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Prepare to laugh your socks off and have your funny bone well and truly tickled at this great value, unpredictable evening that promises to be full of big laughs.

Starring a host of the finest and funniest acts on the UK comedy circuit today!

Mandy Muden – She was the first woman to ever combine magic and comedy on the UK comedy circuit and has received The Magic Circle Award for Comedy in Magic. She leaves audiences astounded with both the brilliance of some (certainly not all) of her magic and in hysterics at her off-the-cuff one-liners and observations. Mandy also appeared on Britian’s Got Talent in 2018 and reached the semi finals.

Raymond and Mr Timpkins – Simply have to be seen to be believed. They are the without a doubt the maddest, silliest, stupidest, cleverest, strangest and everything else-ist as well as the funniest double act of comedians on the circuit.

Paul Eastwood – Funny, fast and with a sparkling personality, comedian Paul Eastwood will have you in stitches with his sharp wit and superb stand-up comedy style.

Be prepared, get buckled up and get ready for one of the funniest nights of your life!

  • Over 16’s Only
  • Line up subject to change

 

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John Lydon

SUNDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 7.30pm

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He’s a legend and an Icon, a revolutionary and an immortal. John Lydon – aka Johnny Rotten – changed the face of music and sparked a cultural revolution. The front man and lyricist of the Sex Pistols and Public Image Ltd (PIL) caused a political earthquake and transformed music for good.

To coincide with the publication of his new book, the brilliant, funny and insightful I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right, he is touring the UK. Lydon will talk about how he sees life, along with his unique and extraordinary career, and take audience questions during a pyrotechnic, one-off tour.

Signed books will be available to buy at the venue which John will pre-sign. He WILL NOT be signing them at any pre/after showtime.
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Michael English

FRIDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 7.30pm

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Michael English is currently packing out venues all over Ireland & the UK for both concerts & dances. Michael & his talented Band are renowned for their energetic performances & Michael’s superb piano playing. He is dedicated to giving his followers an unforgettable show each time they see him. And with accolades like “Best Country Dance Band” at The Irish Country Music Awards & “Entertainer of the Year” & “Songwriter of the Year “at The Sunday World country Music Awards under his belt there is no stopping the Kildare man!

Michael has his own TV show on Sky Channel 376 & has enjoyed recent success with hit singles “Songs I Remember” & “Waltz of a Lifetime”. Michael is also starring in & has co-written a musical which he has toured Ireland with & hopes to bring to the U.K soon!

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Nick Ross Orchestra-Glenn Miller & Rat pack Era

SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 7.30pm

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The Glenn Miller & Rat Pack Era

The lights soften, the mood settles. An audience waits for that first moment of sound. The Big Band is poised, relaxed, but with eyes anxious for the lead. And then, as if giving body to an echo, the murmured notes of ‘Moonlight Serenade’…and the night, it seems, is suddenly full and timeless.

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There are those who watch and listen who tap a shy finger to the melodies, others who follow with a silent foot-beat, still others who murmur softly through the lyrics, and those who simply permit a fleeting smile. But common to all are memories.

Recapture the sounds of a bygone era as the Nick Ross Orchestra presents ‘an unmissable evening of music and song’ – the Classic Big Band Sound of the 1940s & 50s.
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ELO Encounter

FRIDAY 1st OCTOBER 7.30pm

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Roll over Beethoven, because the greatest tribute to Jeff Lynne’s Electric Light Orchestra is here! In an all live show featuring soaring strings, striking vocal harmonies and playing all the much loved songs from ELO’s hit-filled library including Evil Woman, Telephone Line and Don’t Bring Me Down. The ELO Encounter promises a night filled with rock, roll and Blue Skies that would make even Mozart mambo and Bach boogie! So Hold On Tight because Rock and Roll Is King in a show that is guaranteed to have you partying All Over The World.

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Not only flawlessly recreating the wonderful music of ELO, it’s a spectacular live show from start to finish. Stunning lights and special effects create an atmosphere that will have you fully immersed in the whole experience. As the ELO Encounter reel off ELO classic hit after hit, it’s guaranteed to have the hairs on the back of your neck dancing in time to the music!

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Fantastic performance, I’ve never seen such a standing ovation here!

Braintree Arts Theatre – Manager Phil Pattie

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Simply outstanding – sell out show – thank you ELO Encounter

The RoadHouse Birmingham – Manager Zoe Godber

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Purple Zeppelin

SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER, 7.30pm

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As featured in the BBC TV documentary “The Joy of the Guitar Riff”, Purple Zeppelin are proud to pay tribute to Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin.

In a “full on” show with costume changes, you’ll hear more than 30 classic songs – basically THE BEST BITS, ALL OF THE TIME, as Purple Zeppelin take you back to the magic, the excitement and the sheer raw energy generated by those incredible musicians.

The accent is firmly on entertainment with Ritchie Blackmore’s on stage antics, Jimmy Page’s twin neck Guitar and Theremin, and a very special Violin Bow Solo!

Come and experience the excitement of Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin in one mesmerising show!

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TRextesy

SUNDAY 3rd OCTOBER 7.30pm

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Marc Bolan, with his band T.Rex, was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era.  With Bolan’s special ingredient of Rock-a-Boogie songs, the band had a string of huge hits throughout the 1970s including Love to Boogie, Telegram Sam, Jeepster and 20th Century Boy.

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T.Rextasy have now been performing around the world for over 25 years, a career that ironically out lives Marc’s very own T.Rex.  The band is now accepted as the world’s only official live tribute band dedicated to Marc Bolan & T.Rex, and the only band endorsed and approved by Marc Bolan’s family, estate, original ex-members of T.Rex, and Bolan’s catalogue management.  The band has been described by many as ‘beyond the boundaries of tribute’.

Truly a rock’n’roll concert for all ages – If you would like to know exactly what a Marc Bolan concert was like in the 1970s, this show is for you!

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Twist & Shout

FRIDAY 8th OCTOBER 7.30pm

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Music lovers are invited to return to a time when skirts got shorter and hair got longer as an incredible cast revive the hits of The Beatles, Herman’s Hermits, Gerry and the Pacemakers, The Rolling Stones, Cilla Black, Manfred Mann, Dusty Springfield, Lulu, Sandy Shaw and many more.

Superb performances and beautiful, bespoke costumes return us to the sights and sounds of the Swinging Sixties.

The non-stop, 40-song music feast includes She Loves You, Glad All Over, You’re My World, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Something Tells Me I’m In to Something Good, Shout, Ferry Cross The Mersey and so many more.

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It’s said that “If you remember the Sixties you really weren’t there”. Twist and Shout affords the opportunity to discover just what you missed!

This show will get you on your feet and dancing in the aisles!

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Dirty Dusting

 SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 7.30pm

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When three cleaners, Olive, Gladys and Elsie, are threatened with redundancy they feel that their lives are coming to an end until a chance wrong number gives them a new business start-up idea – why not run a telephone sex line? After all, their age and appearance won’t matter on the telephone and providing they can keep this a secret from Dave, their boss…they could be onto a winner!

This laugh-out-loud, hysterical, heart-warming comedy stars Vicki Michelle (‘Allo ‘Allo!), Vicky Entwistle (Coronation Street) and features Leah Bell and Andrew Green.

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Manilow – A Celebration of Barry Manilow

SUNDAY 10th OCTOBER 7.30pm

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Very Few performers have an effect on the modern pop culture that this man has. With the largest fan base in the world, to do this man justice it has to be approached with the dignity & respect. This isn’t a tribute act, this is a genuine fan, paying homage to an incredible talent. Tonight we celebrate the legend that is “Manilow”.

With an incredible live band & stunning backing vocalists, celebrating the timeless songs & melodies of ‘Barry Manilow’. With all of his classic hits from Even Now, One Voice, Copacabana, Could It Be Magic, I Made It Through The Rain, Mandy & so many more.

Brought to you by Total Productions.
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Sinatra – His Way

FRIDAY 15th OCTOBER 7.30pm

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Robert Habermann sings the unforgettable songs and tells the remarkable story of Francis Albert Sinatra – from band singer to 1940s pop idol. From his fall from popularity to swinging his way through the 1950s, recording his most famous songs and albums and building his own record label ‘Reprise’.

Award winning singer Robert Habermann tells the whole story of the Chairman of the board, singing all the great Sanatra classics; Come Fly With Me, Fly Me To The Moon, You Make Me Feel So Young, Strangers In The Night, My Way, New York New York and many more.

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Sun Records: The Concert

SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER, 7.30pm

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The label that brought you Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins, RufusThomas and scores more rockin’ pioneers, comes to life live on stage.

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Revisit the recording studio where the distinctive Sun sound was crafted by musical visionary Sam Phillips. His trailblazing Memphis studio brought us That’s Alright Mama, Great Balls of Fire, I Walk the Line,Whole Lotta Shakin’, Bear Cat, Blue Suede Shoes, Good Rockin’ Tonight. . . hundreds of hits that would influence the world of music.

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Featuring the musical instruments of the era, starring a multi-talented cast of singers and a supporting cast of amazing musicians, the official concert show takes you back to the birthplace of rock’n’roll.