concerts and comedy
That’ll be the day
spirit of the dance
sun 12 jun 7.30pm l c g
mon 20 jun 7.30pm
Fame The Musical
roy chubby brown
fri 12 aug 7.30pm l c
sun 24 jul 7.30pm l c g
This explosive and powerful show combines heart-pounding Irish Dance with the sensual Latino rhythms of Flamenco and Red Hot Salsa in a thrilling production of strength and passion. With thunderous applause, standing ovations and sold out crowds at every performance, Spirit Of The Dance is one of the greatest dance shows ever.
mon 4 jul 7.30pm c g The Big Act return with this unique charity challenge. The cream of Bristol’s young talent burst onto stage in this spectacular, high-energy show after only 48 hours rehearsal! With a professional production team and celebrity host this theatrical treat is not to be missed! Guaranteed to raise the roof.
As one of the biggest selling groups of all time, The Drifters has featured over 60 different vocalists in almost six decades. The current recording line up perform new material alongside the group’s greatest hits including Under The Boardwalk, Save The Last Dance, Up On The Roof and many more.
the rat pack
mark watson live
fri 24 jun 7.30pm f
sun 3 jul 7.30pm
sat 13 aug 7.30pm c f
one night at the proms
mon 6 jun 7.30pm The sensational voice on over 2 million albums, former G4 front man, Jonathan Ansell, is coming to town in his first ever nationwide solo tour. Accompanied by three superb singers and musicians, Jonathan will be performing G4’s greatest hits, along with some of pop and operas’ most famous songs.
Breathtaking theatrical Kung-Fu Show vividly depicting the rarely-seen Kung-Fu masters’ agility, strength and skill, using Buddhist Meditation and martial arts training. Amazing death defying Kung-Fu disciplines such as qigong, animal imitation boxing and fighting with 18 kinds of dangerous traditional weapons.
Prepare for a party as the UK’s most successful touring rock ‘n’ roll production returns with their 25th Anniversary show. That’ll Be The Day brings back the good times with a combination of the most popular feel-good comedy routines and favourite hits from the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s.
sat 25 jun 7.30pm Purveyors Of Cool come to town with a sensational show featuring the greatest music of the 20th century. Classics like Come Fly With Me , Under My Skin, Sway, That’s Amore, Mr Bojangles and many more. Great live show band and Vegas Showgirls too. Still the hottest party around! www.ratpack.biz
the big act presents
The multi-award winning comedian and host of ITV’s Mark Watson Kicks Off, Dave’s One Night Stand, BBC’s We Need Answers, and Never Mind the Buzzcocks, returns to Bristol to record his first DVD. The Mock The Week regular will be performing his most surprising, and funniest material. This show will be recorded for DVD.
Now accepted as the world’s number one touring production, this is a special presentation, which celebrates the music of ABBA in a respectful and enjoyable way, reviving special memories of when ABBA ruled the airwaves. So dig out those platforms, dust down those flares and thank ABBA for the music.
Get ready for a barn-storming night of jokes, banter and hilarious mickey-taking from Britain’s most outrageous comedian, bar none! Laugh till it hurts as Chubby rips into his live audiences with a non-stop battering ram of laugh-out-loud comedy guaranteed! Get the hottest ticket in town, but be warned – If easily offended please stay away!
vampires rock sun 6 nov 7.30pm l c g b
sun 14 aug 7.30pm To help us all celebrate the Royal marriage, Handshake Ltd is presenting this unique event; One Night at the Proms performed by The National Symphony Orchestra and singers. The UK’s finest musicians and singers from Covent Garden will perform a very special two-hour concert of stirring and uplifting musical favourites.
Steve Steinman plays the supremely evil Baron Von Rockula owner of the Live and Let Die club, in search of a new bride. Along with Steve Steinman, a full cast of superb singers, dancers and a formidable band blast their way through some of the greatest ever rock anthems including; Bat Out Of Hell, Sweet Child Of Mine and I Love Rock n Roll!
book now 0844 871 3012 (bkg/trans fee) 33
Bristol Hippodrome Spring & Summer Brochure 2011