The Junction Dec 2012 Monthly Guide
The Junction’s December 2012 live music, club and comedy guide. Featuring The Junctions 2012 Christmas Show – The DIY Nativity. Music from Steve Harley, Dr Feelgood / Nine Below Zero, The Fiver: Unplugged, Ezio, The Fiver, Caravan, and Another Evening with Danny and Ben from Thunder. Clubs including Salon Rouge and New Year’s Eve parties with Salon Rouge and White Noise vs. Boomslang. Comedy from Jesterlarf, Lee Hurst and The Junction’s Christmas Comedy Parties.
Christmas Comedy Parties at The Junction Theatre The Junction presents your very own Christmas Comedy Party in The Junction Theatre. Choose one of three exclusive comedy evenings with a host of top class, high quality acts from the stage and screen and a delicious three course meal. Bring your company, your colleagues, your friends or even your competitors! Boomslang vs White Noise – MistaJam How to Book Online: By Phone: In Person: Lee Hurst Steve Harley www.junction.co.uk 01223 511 511 The Junction Box Office Clifton Way Cambridge CB1 7GX The Junction Live Music, Clubs & Comedy Fri 14 Dec Box Office open Mon-Sat 1-6pm, and during events. Booking and transaction fees apply to phone and web bookings. Photo ID must be produced for events with age restrictions. You may be searched upon entry. December 2012 & January 2013 Cambridge SOLD OUT Dougie Dunlop Otiz Cannelloni Tiernan Douieb Otiz Cannelloni Access Salon Rouge – Anna Fur Laxis The Junction is fully accessible. If you would like to discuss any access issue prior to your visit, call the Box Office on 01223 511 511. THE TEXT IN THIS GUIDE IS AVAILABLE IN LARGE PRINT UPON REQUEST. (compere) More Info Ezio Fri 21 Dec Nick Revel Paul Zenon Tiernan Douieb (compere) Paul Zenon For details of upcoming events, and visitor information visit www.junction.co.uk Sat 22 Dec Dougie Dunlop Nick Revel Tiernan Douieb (compere) Dougie Dunlop Warning Tickets: £39 (includes a cocktail on arrival). To discuss booking and any requirements you may have please call Aimee on 01223 578000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Cover image: Bryony Kimmings: The DIY Nativity Photo: Max Barnett Fri 07 Dec The Fiver Unplugged Five young acts perform in the J3 studio. Doors 7pm / J3 / £5 Wed 09 Jan Caravan Photo: Daniel Ciufo / Design: Alexander 6 Christmas Show December 2012 & January 2013 www.junction.co.uk (01223) 511 511 Sat 08 Dec Ezio In association with Cambridge Folk Festival. Cambridge natives Ezio return to The Junction with their own unique style, mixing rock and folk with delicate acoustic melodies and vocals. Doors 7pm / J1 / £12 adv Unsung heroes of the British prog movement Caravan celebrate the 40th anniversary of seminal 1973 album For Girls Who Grow Plump In The Night. Plus Garron Frith. All seated show. Doors 7pm / J1 / £22.50 adv Fri 18 Jan The Fiver Five Live Bands. FiverFest Heat 5 feat. Whisky Jax, Prince Among Thieves, Volunteers, The Scissors, Veteran. Doors 6.30pm / J1 / £5 Fri 14 Dec The Fiver Five Live Bands. FiverFest Heat 4 feat. Sterling, The Abstracts, Weatherbird, Vendetta, Improvised Beach Party. Doors 6.30pm / J1 / £5 Thu 24 Jan Live Music & Clubs Sat 01 Dec Warning Drum & Bass. Feat. Andy C, Hype, Sigma, TC, Crissy Criss, Blockhea4d, Ruffstuff, Kenny Ken & MC Navigator, Ed Solo, Bladerunner, Barrington, Concrete, Blazin’, DJ Ollie, T>I, Oblivion, Scotty, Cynthetic & Infect, DJ Ping Pong, Coda, Swagsman, Neon B, DJ Dee, Jaydee b2b Damageman. MCs Skibadee, Eksman, Harry Shotta, GQ, Shabba, IC3, Evil B, Fivealive, Funsta, Fatman D, Rhymes, Phantom, Inja, Johnny Kash, Jimmy Danger, Azza B, Mr Melta Simbad Fresh, Kainess, Kosh. VIP ticket packages available. Pre-party in Nusha (free to ticket holders). 10pm – 6am / J1 & J2 / £15 adv / 18+ Sat 15 Dec Salon Rouge: December Burlesque. Salon Rouge returns with a festive edition feat. The Amazing Ari and Laurie Hagen. Plus Salon Rouge’s very own Cherry & Ruby, all the regular starlets and an eclectic mix of music from the 40s, 50s and present day. Dress: Burlesque and Vintage. If you don’t make the effort, you may not get in. 9pm – 2am / J2 / £12.50 adv / 18+ Another Evening with Danny and Ben from Thunder Following their hugely successful sell out 15 date tour in January 2012, Danny and Ben return for another intimate evening of mirth, music and musings. They’ll be spreading the joy with new road stories, acoustic versions of Thunder songs and more of their favourite covers, all wrapped up in some general silliness. All seated show. Doors 7pm / J2 / £18.50 adv Comedy Fri 07 Dec Mon 31 Dec Wed 05 Dec Steve Harley In association with Green Mind. Regarded as one of Britain’s finest lyricists and songwriters, rock icon Steve Harley performs a stripped back set of his extensive back catalogue. All seated show. Doors 7pm / J1 / £22 adv Salon Rouge: New Year’s Eve Burlesque. Salon Rouge see in the new year with returning favourites Anna Fur Laxis and Edd Muir. Dress: Burlesque and Vintage. If you don’t make the effort, you may not get in. 9pm – 2am / J2 / £18 adv / 18+ Jesterlarf The Jesterlarf Comedy Club returns for its monthly residency. Featuring the master of one-liners Gary Delaney, the wry, rude and outlandishly funny Mary Bourke, and the surreal Dan Evans. Plus compere Ed Gamble, a regular on Russell Howard’s Good News. 8.30pm (Doors 7.45pm) / J2 / £12 / 16+ Tue 04 – Sun 30 Dec Bryony Kimmings: The DIY Nativity It’s Christmas time… There’s no need to be afraid! Unless of course you’ve been tasked with creating the most spectacular Christmas story of all time using only your wardrobe, some old instruments, a mountain of cardboard and a sleigh load of charm! This December join Bryony, Sam and Stuart as they battle to re-discover the joy of Christmas. Escape the sprouts, stuffing and stocking fillers for a riotous celebration of all things festive. You may even find the true meaning of Christmas along the way. Expect a queen’s speech, flat pack construction, fat santas and a whole lot more. It’s a DIY Nativity for all ages and you guys are in charge! Various times / J2 / £11 (£6.50 con) / Family of 4: £29 (max 2 adults). Fri 07 Dec Dr Feelgood/ Nine Below Zero Dr Feelgood are one of the most popular and exciting live rhythm and blues acts in the world, thrilling crowds with their uncompromising sound and vitality. Nine Below Zero return to The Junction with their own brand of energetic rhythm and blues, filled with rasping vocals and stinging guitars. Doors 7pm / J1 / £17.50 adv Mon 31 Dec Boomslang vs White Noise: New Year’s Eve Mashup: Drum & Bass, House, 2-Step, Electro, Trap, Bass Music. Feat. MistaJam (BBC Radio 1 / 1xtra) and all the rave essentials, including the White Noise 15 foot retro TV with live visuals and DJs representing all corners of underground dance. 10pm – 6am / J1 / £12 adv / early bird £10 / 18+ Fri 25 Jan Lee Hurst: Too Scared to Leave the House They Think It’s All Over favourite Lee Hurst casts his comedy eyes over the many end-of-the-world scare stories; from acid rain and global warming to bird flu and mad cow disease and many other ‘apocalyptic disaster predictions’ that never were. 8pm / J2 / £15 adv / 16+