Magic of the Stars
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 7th February - 18th October incl. 8.15pm. Matinee: Wednesday 23rd August 2.30pm
There is ‘Magic to Do’ in the all new show this year Magic of the Stars. This all new family variety show features extracts from Broadway and West End shows, has hit songs that span seven decades, numerous classic comedic sketches as well as inspirational lighting, costume design, choreography, and musical arrangements. All without exception combine to ensure your theatre experience is magical and memorable. There will be no other, ‘Night Like This’ in the Bay,
X-Factor winner Joe McElderry dons the coveted coat!
Having enjoyed sensational reviews, Bill Kenwright’s “Amazing”, “Superb”, “Wonderful” and “Brilliant” production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sparkling family musical continues to enjoy huge success across the country with standing ovations at every performance.
Unanimously acclaimed by the critics, The Woman in Black combines the power and intensity of live theatre with a cinematic quality inspired by the world of film noir. The formula delivers an evening of unremitting drama, transporting the audience into a terrifying and ghostly world.A lawyer engages a sceptical young actor to help him tell his terrifying story and exorcise the fear that grips his soul. It all begins innocently enough, but as they reach further into his darkest memories the borders between make believe and reality begin to blur and the flesh begins to creep.
TENORS UN LIMITED – Venice to Vegas
Friday 3rd March 7.30pm
Hear the best songs from the world’s opera houses, Broadway theatres and concert halls as the ‘Rat Pack of Opera’ take you on a musical journey from Venice to Vegas. Tenors Un Limited’s soaring vocals and lush harmonies combined with fun, personality and a sense of humour is the perfect recipe for a great night out.
Back by popular demand!
OMID DJALILI - Schmuck For a Night
Sunday 5th & Monday 6th March 2017 7.30pm
Award winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili known for his legendary stand-up performances is back on a nationwide tour! Intelligent, sometimes provocative and always entertaining, his stand-up is a hugely energetic and captivating comedy masterclass.
Direct from a smash-hit WEST END and international tour. Michael Rosen’s award-winning book We’re Going On A Bear Hunt is brought vividly and noisily to the stage in director Sally Cookson’s fun-filled adaptation set to Benji Bower’s versatile lively score. Join our intrepid adventurers on their quest to find a bear; as they wade through the gigantic swishy swashy grass, the splishy splashy river and the thick oozy, squelchy mud!lass.
Expect catchy songs, interactive scenes and plenty of hands-on adventure – plus a few special surprises! Adapted for the stage from the modern classic written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.
WE'RE GOING TO THE THEATRE
WE'RE GOING TO SEE A BEAR HUNT
WHAT A BEAUTIFUL PLAY!
WE'RE NOT SCARED! .
One Night In Nashville recreates the scene of a buzzing Honky Tonk in downtown Nashville, perfectly capturing the energy and atmosphere of an evening in the home of Country Music. Prepare to be transported on a musical journey through the decades; from Johnny Cash to Garth Brooks, Dolly to the Dixie Chicks, Willie Nelson to Ward Thomas, don’t miss this incredible celebration of the very best of Country Music.
BE BOP A LULA
Friday 10th March 7.30pm
A wonderful night of Rock n Roll from four of the world’s most iconic recording artists. Celebrating the music of Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury and Roy Orbison this show is guaranteed to get you bopping in your seats and dancing in the aisles.
Celebrating the music of Paul McCartneye aisles.
A brand new experience for 2017…
Starring West End leading man Emanuele Angeletti (Let It Be) as Paul McCartney, this is a celebration of the life and music of a legend…
In the first concert of its kind to tour UK and Europe, Macca - The Concert Celebrating the music of Paul McCartney’, featuring acclaimed West End performers and using state of the art visual media projection and lighting throughout, celebrates McCartney’s entire solo career from 1970 to 2016 including all his best loved hits, the acclaimed ‘Wings Over The World’ 1975 - 76 Concert Tour along with a selection of Beatles favourites.
Experience the drama of
Live and Let Die, the pathos of No More Lonely Nights
and the nostalgia of Band on the Run
alongside many, many more.
A Vision Of Elvis is one the world’s leading touring Elvis productions. Celebrating all the music of Elvis Presley from Sun Studio’s through to '68 Comeback with the finale being the Concert Years engaging audiences with an uplifting and authentic Elvis experience.
Tina Turner is a phenomenon, having won 8 Grammys, sold over 200 million albums and more concert tickets than any other artist in a career lasting four decades.
Is an International acclaimed award winning tribute revue show to the Queen of Rock The show re-creates the spectacle and energy of her live shows with a six-piece live band, four stunning dancers and Justine’s incredible impersonation of the Queen of Rock and Soul.
We take you from the early days with Ike, and songs like River Deep, Mountain High, All the way through to Tina’s solo comeback in the 80s with her incredible cover of the Al Green classic, Let’s Stay Together, to her massive solo hits like Simply The Best and What’s Love Got To Do With It.
The Beach Boys Story
Saturday 18th March 7.30pm
A unique opportunity to hear, played live, every chart hit America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows, Good Vibrations, I Get Around, Wouldn’t It Be Nice, Surfin’ USA, Fun Fun Fun, California Girls, Sloop John B and many more that you will know..
A brand new show for 2017, Brendan Cole hosts another spectacular production featuring his guest dancers, a new leading lady and a 14 piece band and singers live on stage. Stunning lighting, amazing special effects and superb choreography. It’s going be a party! Don’t miss it.
Everybody's favourite randomist is
back. As always Ross has lots of stuff backing up in his head and it's
time to let it all out. Famed for his super quick freewheeling style
and highly imaginative flights of fancy, a Ross Noble show is always an unmissable event.
G4-Live in Concert
Friday 24th March 7.30pm
Due to the overwhelming demand for G4, the multi-platinum selling vocal harmony group will be back on the road in 2017 with special guests and their trademark harmonies that wow audiences wherever they go.
G4 are excited to take their classic releases of Bohemian Rhapsody, My Way and Nessun Dorma on the road and are also thrilled to showcase some of the greatest love songs of all time as they tour the songs from their hotly anticipated album, G4 Love Songs for the very first time. This new album features songs including Your Song, Amigos Para Siempre and I'd Do Anything For Love.
PRINCE REVELATION starring MARK ANTHONY
Saturday 25th March 7.30pm
Mark Anthony is an International singer-songwriter who made history by being the first tribute-lookalike-artiste ever to appear on television’s ‘Top of The Pops’ music show. This was followed by a tour with his own live show in countries and cities such as Zurich, Switzerland, Berlin, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Malta, plus an exclusive performance in St. Petersburg with his PRINCE extravaganza entitled ‘Breaking The Ice in Russia’.
He’s appeared in numerous television shows and movies over the past few years and is currently on tour with his own production of PRINCE REVELATION, whereby he performs many of the greatest hits by the artiste known as Prince, including Purple Rain, and is looking and sounding more like Prince…than Prince! Television are also in the midst of filming Mark for a documentary about the life and career of PRINCE, and this will hit our screens during 2017.
Don’t miss this show….he’s incredible! It really is a winner.
From the creators of the smash hit West End show ‘The Simon & Garfunkel Story’, You’ve Got A Friend celebrates two of the World’s greatest songwriters of all time - James Taylor and Carole King.This musical journey intertwines some of the greatest songs ever written including ‘I Feel The Earth Move’, ‘Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow’, ‘How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)’, ‘Fire & Rain’, ‘You Make Me Feel (Like A Natural Woman)’ and the beautiful ‘You’ve Got A Friend’.
Following their hugely successful tour in 2015, the Yamato Drummers are back in the UK by popular demand. Their acclaimed performances of Japanese Taiko drumming and music have captivated audiences of over 6 million people in 53 countries across the globe.In a brand new show, the drummers challenge and push themselves to their absolute limits. Yamato will leave audiences exhilarated by this visually spectacular, high-energy and explosive show.
The Barron Knights
Thursday 6th April 8pm
Probably the most entertaining group to come out of the 60’s and 70’s. Their musicianship, their harmonies and of course their humour makes them what their peers call them ‘The Guvnors’.
In 2017 we are delighted to welcome back Solid Silver 60s favourites The Merseybats. Performing alongside them after his successful appearance on last year’s tour, we are delighted to welcome back Dave Berry. Completing this stellar line up, we also are thrilled to see the return of Wayne Fontana and Vanity Fare to the bill and are delighted to welcome back our very special guest Chris Montez from the USA.Come on down to the Solid Silver 60s Show, see the original artists singing their greatest hits and relive some of your fondest memories of an era that will last forever.
Join our heroes Robin Hood and Maid Marian in this swashbuckling, arrow-slinging, tights-wearing comedy adventure!
With an all-star cast, including Britain’s Got Talent Winner George Sampson as Robin Hood, children’s TV favourite Dani Harmer from CBBC’s Tracy Beaker and Strictly Come Dancing as Maid Marian and X-Factor Runner-Up Andy Abraham as the wicked Sheriff of Nottingham.
Vienna Festival Ballet is proud to present the classic tale of Cinderella, one of the best-known rags-to-riches fairy tales of all time. A mistreated young girl, a glass slipper, two comical ugly step-sisters and a handsome prince combine to make the perfect piece of story-telling.'The entire show was captivating from start to finish'
Welwyn Hatfield Times.
Cirque du Hilarious-Comedy Explosion
Thursday 13th April 2.30pm
Circus Hilarious are award-winning father and son duo Clive Webb and Danny Adams. For over fifteen years, CIRCUS HILARIOUS has been bringing the magic of circus and mirth of comedy to audiences across the UK.
Excitement and comedy for all the family, complete with Magic, Madness, Mahem, Comedy, Dancing Girls, Slapstick and the now Legendary Rock Band “Clownforce”... all with a touch of danger!