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HIGHLIGHTS THIS SEASON… JASON MANFORD ANTON DU BEKE AUSTRALIAN PINK FLOYD BRENDAN COLE NIGEL KENNEDY THE GRUFFALO

ROMEO & JULIET THE BALLET NEWTON FAULKNER LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

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What’s new at G Live YOUR FIRST VISIT? We want your visit to G Live to be as special as possible, and we are delighted to have recently won an Experience Guildford Award in recognition of our commitment to Customer Service. If you have any questions about your visit, check out our new Frequently Asked Questions section at GLive.co.uk or call our friendly Ticketing team on 0844 7701 797, who will be delighted to help with your enquiry.

HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES AT G LIVE! Be entertained, be inspired and be creative! With a range of performances, workshops and masterclasses during school holidays G Live has something for everyone, whether you are a family looking for high quality entertainment, a parent seeking creative activities to inspire your child, or a teenager wanting to develop a unique new skill. FEBRUARY HIGHLIGHTS •

 ircus, magic, C music and comedy holiday activities

G Live Family Day, 22 February – Free fun activities and POP! A Magical Comedy Show for all the family

Bananas in Pyjamas visit the Main Hall

EASTER HIGHLIGHTS •

Charlie and Lola’s delightful stage show

Keep an eye on the website for other holiday activities.

©2007 Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity (©2008 Theatres for Theatres) Registered charity no. 235825

For venue enquiries contact ALVIN HARGREAVES G Live Director 01483 739040 ahargreaves@GLive.co.uk


WINTER 2013 / SPRING 2014 ENJOY A MEAL BEFORE THE SHOW BRAND-NEW WEBSITE GLive.co.uk has a new look which makes it easier for you to access information about the shows you want to see. As well as being able to select your own seats, and print your tickets at home, it is now possible to search for events by day, month or type of show.

Whether it’s a light bite in our Café-Bar, an informal curry, or a relaxed meal in our contemporary Mezzanine Restaurant, G Live has a range of delicious pre-show dining options available. Booking is quick and easy online at GLive.co.uk, or by calling our Ticket Desk on 0844 7701 797. FIND OUT WHAT’S ON OFFER Look out for the following symbols throughout the brochure: Mezzanine Restaurant Pre-show Curry

TREAT YOUR GROUP G Live is the ideal venue to bring your group for an evening of great entertainment. Whether you’re organising a small family celebration, a work outing, or large school event, we have a variety of fantastic hospitality packages to make your visit extra special. For more information about delicious menu choices, or to pre-book, contact our Events Manager on 01483 739050.

FRIENDS’ DISCOUNTS Look out for the following symbol throughout the brochure to see where you can save money as a Friend of G Live


BOOK ONLINE GLive.co.uk Tue 31 December, 7pm – 1am G Live is the place to be this New Year’s Eve. We’re calling all gangsters and molls to don your flapper dresses and put on your trilby hats and party like it’s 1925! (There’ll be a bottle of champagne for the best costume). Tickets include: Reception drink, three course dinner, live band, DJ, London Fireworks streamed live and a survivors’ breakfast! Dress Code: Black tie or themed costumes. TICKETS £65.00

MONDAYS 13 & 27 JANUARY, 10 & 24 FEBRUARY, 10, 24 & 31 MARCH, 7pm – 10pm

G LIVE WRITERS GROUP

Join professional playwright Mark Davies Markham and a group of like-minded writers for this series of creative writing workshops at G Live. Whether you’ve never written before or are looking to rework and improve your existing skills, come along and be inspired. Limited availability – enrol by Mon 27 January. COURSE FEE £70.00 CONCESSIONS £60.00 Don’t miss An evening of New Writing, Sat 18 January, 7pm

TUE 7 JANUARY, 7PM

SNOOKER LEGENDS See ‘The King of the Crucible’ and ‘The Whirlwind’ go head-to-head as Stephen Hendry and Jimmy White, two of the biggest names in Snooker, come together for a very special Snooker Legends exhibition here in Guildford. John Virgo will be on hand to provide expert analysis whilst keeping the crowds entertained, and leading referee, Michaela Tabb, will officiate the match.

MEET THE STARS!

The VIP package entitles you to a prime seat for the match, plus an invite to the pre-event Champagne reception where you will get the chance to mingle with the stars! TICKETS £10.00*, £20.00* VIP PACKAGE £60.00* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.00 GROUPS 10+ Save 10%

PRE-SHOW CURRY

Enjoy a delicious curry and beer before selected shows for just £12.50 when booked in advance or £15.00 on the night. Book online at GLive.co.uk or call 0844 7701 797


BOOK ONLINE GLive.co.uk Wed 8 January & Fri 21 March, 8pm

JASON MANFORD First World Problems

Everybody’s favourite northern comedian, Jason Manford, makes two visits to G Live this season. The shows promise to feature a wealth of comedy anecdotes, comic misunderstandings and audience banter, delivered with Jason’s likeable charm and teasingly intelligent wit. Known for his stand up sets on Live at the Apollo (BBC One) and Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC One), as well as his hilarious series Walk on the Wild Side (BBC One) and appearances on two series of Odd One In (ITV1), Manford is one to watch.

‘What Manford does best: classic, chirpy-chappie stand-up’ GUARDIAN

TICKETS £23.50† †A £2.50 per ticket booking fee applies

Sat 18 January, 3pm & 7.30pm Ballroom dancing superstar, Anton du Beke, is back once again with a thrilling new show. And, this time, he’ll be joined by a special guest, Summer Strallen. Featuring memorable dances alongside sensational new choreography, timeless tunes and strictly dazzling costumes, this show will conjure up the elegance of ballroom at its best and the unmissable razzle-dazzle of Broadway. Anton will be accompanied by world class ensemble dancers including Faye Huddleston, and the music of Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Jerry Herman and Andrew Lloyd Webber will be played by the Raymond Gubbay Big Band Orchestra. Lead Vocalist Lance Ellington Conductor Richard Balcombe TICKETS £39.50*, £46.00*

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.


BOOK ONLINE GLive.co.uk Saturdays 18 January, 15 February, 15 March, 5 April, 3pm The Comedy Club 4 Kids returns to G Live for the spring season. Come to our monthly dose of funny for all the family – you can even bring your granny! The best comedians from the UK and world circuit do what they do best – rib-tickling giggles without the rude bits! Check Twitter @comedyclub4kids and the website comedyclub4kids.co.uk for line-ups.

‘A highlight for children at the fringe in recent years, giving them a taste of some of the biggest names in comedy...with the fun, rowdy feel of a real comedy club.’ THE GUARDIAN

TICKETS £10.00† FAMILY OFFER £31.00† (4 tickets)

A 50p per ticket booking fee applies

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CAFÉ- BAR G Live’s welcoming Café-Bar is the perfect venue to meet friends over morning coffee and pastries, escape from the office for a lunchtime meeting, or relax before a show over a delicious bistro-style meal.

If you have little ones, you’ll love our soft play corner and baby-friendly menu

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The Café-Bar is open from 10am Monday – Saturday, or two hours prior to every show for pre-show dining.

Enjoy a delicious Loseley ice cream or choose from a range of sweet treats to share during your visit.


BOOK ONLINE GLive.co.uk Sat 25 January, 2.30PM Shakespeare’s Globe presents

SHAKESPEARE’S STORIES: KING LEAR From tales told around the camp fire to tales told under the duvet with a torch, nothing matches the magic of a well-told story. Join us to celebrate Shakespeare’s classic tale of King Lear through the unique and captivating style of a Globe Education Practitioner. Blending the traditional with a uniquely modern approach, this storytelling session, originally created at Shakespeare’s Globe in London, offers a dynamic and unforgettable experience that brings Shakespeare’s timeless words to life. Recommended for ages 6+ TICKETS £8.00 (A 50p per ticket booking fee applies to this show)

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Sun 26 January, 3pm

SOUTHERN PRO MUSICA: FAMILY CLASSICS Compere Kevin Hathway Conductor Jonathan Willcocks

The perfect introduction to classical music for all the family, full of well-known tunes and a few surprises, performed by Southern Pro Musica as part of their ‘Music for Guildford’ season. Fancy testing the trumpet, flirting with the flute or discovering the drums? Join the pre-show fun from 1pm to 2.30pm hosted by Surrey Arts. TICKETS ADULTS £12.00* (one Under 18 free with each transaction, at least one adult ticket must be purchased) CHILD £10.00*

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.


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An evening of delicious curry, ice-cold Cobra beer and the very latest in up-and-coming comedy talent is yours at G Live. TICKETS £XX Hellfire Comedy Club is a great opportunity to see some emerging acts straight from the London circuit.

GRAB SOME FRIENDS AND MAKE IT A DATE:

THU 23 JANUARY THU 27 FEBRUARY FRI 21 MARCH THU 24 APRIL CURRY FROM 7PM FOR 8PM SHOW TICKETS £30.00 and includes a two-course curry, Cobra beer / soft drink and show.

Book now at GLive.co.uk Wed 29 January, 8PM

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ANDREW O’NEILL Heavy Metal – A History

A hilariously kick-ass tour through heavy metal by the UK’s foremost metalhead stand-up comedian. Want to learn how to headbang? Always wondered what happens in a moshpit? Keen to learn the difference between blackened thrash and grindcore? Discover all (with a comedic twist)! TICKETS £10.00* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE £8.00*

Thu 30 January, 10.45am – 11.45am & 1.30pm – 2.30PM

CHILDREN’S CONCERT

A wonderful hour of music for 5-11 year olds. Performed by the Southern Pro Musica Symphony Orchestra. Conducted by Jonathan Willcocks. Visit GLive.co.uk to download the musical scores ahead of the concert. Sponsored by The Foyle Foundation and Waitrose Limited. Financial assistance for coach travel for school parties is available; please ring 01730 827 317 for details.

TICKETS £4.00† (†Plus 50p per ticket booking fee)

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JOHANN STRAUSS GALA – A VIENNESE PARTY Featuring sparkling soprano, Kristy Swift, with the Johann Strauss Dancers and the Johann Strauss Orchestra. Starring irrepressible showman and conductor, Rainer Hersch, this elegant show will take you on a light-hearted journey through a fizzing assortment of music and dance. Dancers twirl and whirl in graceful unison with billowing gowns and distinctive elegance to favourite pieces including The Blue Danube Waltz, The Radetzky March and The Emperor Waltz, plus many more of your favourite waltzes and polkas from the Strauss family and friends. TICKETS £29.50*, £36.50* GROUPS 10+ Save 20%

Mon 3 FebRUARY, 7.30pm Tue 4 FebRUARY, 5pm & 7.45pm

CIRQUE BERSERK

Direct from three sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, don’t miss Britain’s favourite circus on its first nationwide theatre tour. A troupe of over thirty combine contemporary ‘cirque’ style skills with of the scale thrilling stunt action. Cirque Berserk is a danger-filled spectacle that will amaze audiences of all ages. Featuring the legendary Globe of Death, 3 motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph, for the first time live on stage in the UK. TICKETS £9.50*, £14.50*, £19.50*, £24.50* CHILDREN Save £5.00 on top three ticket prices FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1 on first night CONCESSIONS Save £2.00

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. *A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all See transactions unless stated Booking Information pageotherwise. for details. No booking fees for Friends or Group bookings. See Booking Information page for details.


BOOK ONLINE GLive.co.uk WED 5 FEBRUARY & WED 9 APRIL, 2.30pm – 4.30pm

TEA DANCE WITH MR WONDERFUL

new FOR SPRING

G Live is delighted to introduce the first in a series of Tea Dances in the Main Hall. Bring your dancing shoes and take to the floor for a graceful, elegant and nostalgic afternoon of dancing. Perfect for beginners and experienced dancers alike. TICKETS £8.00 (Complement your visit with a refreshing cup of tea, coffee and a choice of delicious cakes, all available to purchase). By Laughlines Comedy Entertainment

THU 6 FEBRUARY, 7.30PM

NEW DATE ADDED

FAWLTY TOWERS The Dinner Show

Experience a hilarious dinner service ‘Fawlty style’ as the famous hoteliers serve up a good helping of Great British comedy at G Live! A delicious three-course meal and interactive comedy is hosted by Basil Fawlty, his long-suffering wife Sybil and their confused but loyal waiter Manuel – all brought to life by a critically-acclaimed cast of professional actors. Performed around you as you dine, Fawlty Towers: The Dinner Show is a spectacular tribute to the iconic British sitcom. TICKETS £45.00 (including a three-course meal)

Sat 8 February, 8pm

HATS OFF TO LED ZEPPELIN Featuring Peter Eldridge from the West End production of We Will Rock You; Jack Tanner and Kevin Oliver Jones from the world tours of Thriller Live and Dancing in the Streets; and Simon Wicker as Bonzo incarnate, this top tribute show recreates all the classic Led Zeppelin hits. ‘Shut your eyes and you would think you were listening to the real thing!’ TIGHTBUTLOOSE MAGAZINE TICKETS £18.00*

Surrey     Wedding Fair SUN 9 FEBRUARY

FREE ENTRY 11AM – 4PM

Visit surreyweddingfair.com for further details and to register your attendance

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.


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FRI 7 FEBRUARY, 7.30PM West End and Broadway Leading Lady Kerry Ellis stars in the critically acclaimed, fully staged concert production of Rent. Set in the East Village of New York City, Rent is about falling in love, finding your voice and living for today. Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, this musical has become a pop culture phenomenon with songs that rock, and a story that resonates with audiences of all ages. Based loosely on Puccini’s La Boheme, the show follows a year in the life of a group of friends struggling to make it in the big city under the shadow of HIV/AIDS. Rent features hit songs Seasons of Love, Finale B and Without You. The cast of West End stars will be accompanied by a live band. TICKETS £22.50*, £28.00*, £32.00* CONCESSIONS Save £2.00 FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1 GROUPS 10+ Get 1 ticket free

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MUSICAL PRODUCTION… PULSING WITH ENERGY’ LIVERPOOL ECHO

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‘The performance is whole-hearted, whole-bodied, splendid.’ Financial Times

‘The body beautiful meets serious talent.’ London Evening Standard

MON 10 FEBRUARY, 7.30PM Make some room. Make some noise. Here come the BalletBoyz®. Following their previous two highly successful appearances at G Live we are delighted to welcome back this phenomenally popular company with another opportunity to see their explosive dance show, the TALENT. BalletBoyz® is one of the most cheekily original and innovative forces in modern dance. Led by former Royal Ballet dancers Michael Nunn and William Trevitt, the company thrills audiences and critics all over the world with its distinctive style, fusing spectacular dance both energetic and graceful, with stunning music and film. TICKETS £15.00*, £18.00*, £24.00* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.50 CHILDREN £10.00 GROUPS 10+ Save 10%

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.

‘It took the entire train ride home for my adrenaline to stop pumping. Wow.’ The Daily Express


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MEDIEVAL BANQUET Join us for a three-course Medieval banquet with Robin Hood and his Merry Men. Enjoy slow roasted haunches of meat, goblets of ale and spiced wine. The evening will be a highly interactive, fun night with Medieval dance, song and trials of strength... just be wary that you don’t end up in the stocks! TICKETS £45.00 (includes three-course meal)

FRIENDS SAVE MORE... For just £49.50 you’ll benefit from: • No booking fees or postage fees • Exclusive ticket offers on a variety of shows • 10% discount on purchases at the Café-Bar, Mezzanine Restaurant and other bars at G Live • Regular updates with news and special offers • Personal invitations to exclusive Friends only events • Free use of the cloakroom • Voucher for a complimentary bottle of house wine* *Voucher redeemable upon purchase of a 2 or 3 course meal in the Mezzanine Restaurant

VOLUNTEERS G Live plays host to a variety of talented performers, but the real stars of the show are the volunteers! We’re looking for more people who share our passion for live entertainment and get a buzz out of meeting others. To find out more email our Volunteer Co-ordinator, Amanda Hamilton, on volunteering@GLive.co.uk

Look out for the symbol throughout the brochure to see where you could be making savings.

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.


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G Live & IMG Artists present

International Orchestral Concert Series

G Live’s world class orchestral music series continues in 2014 with another four thrilling concerts, giving you the opportunity to hear some of the most prestigious of orchestras, conductors and soloists, right here in Guildford.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR INTERVAL‌ pre-order your drinks at the Main Bar.


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European Union Chamber Orchestra Conductor Hans-Peter Hofmann Soloist Emma Johnson (clarinet)

Handel Arrival of the Queen of Sheba Mozart Clarinet Concerto Vivaldi Concerto for 4 Violins Mozart Symphony No. 40 We’re delighted to welcome one of Britain’s most popular musicians, the eminent clarinettist Emma Johnson, who will perform one of Mozart’s most haunting pieces of music – his ever popular clarinet concerto. The programme also includes the grand Handel’s Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, the scintillating Vivaldi Concerto for 4 Violins and Mozart’s penultimate Symphony in G minor, regarded by many as his greatest symphony. TICKETS £14.50, £17.50, £19.50, £25.00 STUDENTS £10.00 CHILDREN Under 16s go free (one child per full price adult ticket). To book your child’s free place, please call our ticketing desk on 0844 7701 797.

Under 16s

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London Symphony Orchestra

Moscow Royal Philharmonic Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra

Sat 22 March 2014, 7.30pm

Wed 2 April 2014, 7.30pm

Wed 7 May 2014, 7.30pm

Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner Soloist Alina Ibragimova (Violin)

Director Freddy Kempf Soloist Freddy Kempf (piano)

Conductor Yuri Botnari Soloist Julian Lloyd Webber (cello)

Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 Schumann Violin Concerto Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3

Beethoven Egmont Overture Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3 Beethoven Symphony No. 7

Tchaikovsky Sleeping Beauty Suite Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1 Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

TICKETS £21.50*, £31.50*, £36.50*, £41.50* STUDENTS/CHILDREN £10.00

TICKETS £19.50*, £27.00*, £32.50*, £36.00* STUDENTS/CHILDREN £10.00

TICKETS £19.50*, £27.00*, £32.50*, £36.00* STUDENTS £10.00 CHILDREN Under 16s go free (one child per full price adult ticket)

Under 16s

GO FREE

Subscriptions Buy tickets for three or more concerts at the same time and save 10% off the price of your tickets. Additionally, no booking fees will be charged, saving you an extra £2.00 per ticket. To take advantage of this discount please call our ticketing desk on 0844 7701 797. Not available online. Not applicable to student tickets or concessions.

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.


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TUE 18 FEBRUARY, DOORS 7pm

FRI 21 FEBRUARY, 8PM

AUSTRALIAN PINK FLOYD

PAUL SINHA

Set the Controls Tour

After 2012’s sell-out visit, Australian Pink Floyd is coming to G Live with its all new ‘Set The Controls…’ European Tour 2014. As well as drawing heavily from the iconic The Dark Side Of The Moon, Wish You Were Here and The Division Bell albums, this tour also features an element that will allow you to choose the material that the band plays during parts of the show! TICKETS SEATED £38.50* STANDING £28.50* PLATINUM VIP PACKAGE £99.00* GOLD VIP PACKAGE £75.00* For more information on these ticket packages, please contact our Ticket Desk on 0844 7701 797

Paul Sinha is a stand-up comedian, but you might have seen him on the telly, as The Sinnerman, or on ITV’s tea-time quiz, The Chase. Paul has been nominated for the highest accolade in stand-up comedy at the Edinburgh Festival as well as for Best Headliner and Best Club Comic awards by Chortle. ‘This is what a good stand-up should be. Hilariously funny, passionate and articulate.’ CHORTLE

Why not join us for dinner? Serving a selection of contemporary and seasonal dishes, our Mezzanine Restaurant offers pre-show dining in a stylish balcony setting. There’s also the option to return to your reserved table to enjoy drinks and dessert during the interval if you fancy. To reserve a table, or for more information, visit GLive.co.uk or call our Ticket Desk on 0844 7701 797. The Mezzanine Restaurant is available before selected performances. Please check our website, or look for the symbol throughout the brochure.

TICKETS £13.00* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.00 PLEASE NOTE The seating is unreserved for this show.

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WEDS 19 FEBRUARY, 8PM Following on from his debut theatre tour Live and Unjudged, Brendan is once again set to dazzle audiences across the UK with his brand-new show, Licence To Thrill. Join him and his cast of 20 musicians and dancers as they take you on a journey of music and dance in this spectacular night of theatre entertainment. Brendan, one of Strictly Come Dancing’s most charismatic choreographers and performers, will host you throughout, and along with his company, will treat you to an unmissable evening of ballroom magic and Latin excitement in his live dance extravaganza.

TICKETS £32.00*, £34.00* STUDENTS, CHILDREN & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.00 GROUPS 10+ Get 1 free ticket

FREE MARTINI

when you pre-book a meal in our Mezzanine Restaurant

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FEBRUARY HALF TERM AT G LIVE SAT 15 – SUN 23 FEBRUARY

FOR AGES 7-11

FOR AGES 12-17

SAT 15 FEBRUARY, 11.30AM – 2PM

MON 17 FEBRUARY, 10AM – 4PM

Learn stand-up, pick up a microphone and feel confident in front of an audience. During this fun session professional comics from Comedy Club 4 Kids will show participants how to write and perform comedy.

Learn the tricks of the magical trade from awardwinning, professional magician Max Somerset (As seen on The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, BBC One). A unique opportunity for young people to discover sleight of hand, memory and misdirection techniques, receive specialist coaching to create a short performance routine. Put these new skills into action with an informal ‘mix and mingle’ event in the G Live foyer at the end of the day. All abilities welcome.

COMEDY WORKSHOP 4 KIDS

Perfect for absolute beginners. Informal sharing for family and friends: 1.30pm – 2pm COURSE FEE £20.00 Don’t forget, there is also a Comedy Club 4 Kids Show at 3pm!

FOR AGES 8-14

COURSE FEE £30.00

TUE 18 & WED 19 FEBRUARY, 10AM – 4PM

CREATIVE ORCHESTRA COURSE Taking Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony as inspiration, young musicians will spend two days with professional conductor and workshop leader Patrick Bailey, musicians from Southern Pro Musica and Surrey Music Hub, and students from Surrey University, to create and perform a brand-new piece of music about their local area…from scratch! It is not essential to read musical notation to join. Any instrument and musical background welcome. Any standard (approximate guideline grades 1 – 4). Participants need to have their own instrument.

COURSE FEE £60.00 for 2 days

STREET MAGIC MASTERCLASS


BOOK ONLINE GLive.co.uk Be entertained, be inspired and be creative during this February Half Term! With a range of performances, workshops and masterclasses G Live has something for everyone, whether you are a family looking for fun or a teenager wanting to develop a unique new skill. Complement your visit with a coffee and a light bite in our Café-Bar.

FOR AGES 7-12

FOR AGES 3-7 AND THEIR FAMILIES

THU 20 & FRI 21 FEBRUARY, 10AM – 4PM

SAT 22 FEBRUARY, 11AM & 2PM

Join expert instructors from the UK’s leading Youth Circus Provider, Albert and Friends Instant Circus, to try your hand at a wide range of circus skills, including stilt walking, unicycle, diablo and acrobatics! All abilities welcome.

With his faithful teddy bear and magical basket, Christian is set for a lovely day at the seaside, when the day takes a turn and things don’t quite work out as planned…

INTRODUCTION TO CIRCUS SKILLS

COURSE FEE £60.00 for 2 days

POP! A MAGICAL COMEDY SHOW

Enter a magical world of mayhem with award-winning performer Christian Lee. Full of audience interaction, massive tricks, a flying bus and a giant balloon, this is a show full of magical delight to keep both young, and young at heart, enthralled. TICKETS ADULTS £10.00† CHILDREN £8.00† A 50p booking fee per ticket applies to this show

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BOOK EARLY FOR SUMMER! FOR AGES 7-11 MON 4 – FRI 8 AUGUST, 10AM – 4PM

CREATIVE ARTS WEEK An action packed week of holiday arts activities including circus, magic, comedy, stage fighting, creative crafts and much more… COURSE FEE £150 – just £30 per day. EARLY BIRD OFFER £120 when booked before 22 April.

SAT 22 FEBRUARY, 10AM – 4PM

G LIVE FAMILY DAY Join us for free, fun activities throughout the day for 3 – 7 year olds and their families.


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‘ROY ORBISON’ AND FRIENDS Using original film footage from the era, Barry Steele and his fabulous band return to G Live to recreate the soaring sound of Roy Orbison. Add to the mix star guests paying homage to Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis, and you have yourself a spectacular fusion of good old ‘Rock n Roll’ and contemporary musical genius all on one stage. TICKETS £19.50*, £23.50* FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1

Sat 22 February, 7.30pm

THE STORY OF GLENN MILLER The Astor Big Band follow Glenn Miller’s extraordinary playing career, from the discovery of his unique sound in 1936, through to his first real success at the Glen Island Casino in 1938, up to his mysterious disappearance in 1944. Sit back and enjoy the memorable and melodic sounds of the Swing era. TICKETS £14.50*, £17.50* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.00 GROUPS 10+ Get 1 free ticket CHILDREN Free (1 free child’s ticket with every paying adult – please call the Ticket Desk on 0844 7701 797 for more information)

BRINGING THE FAMILY TO G LIVE Whether it’s the first time you’ve come to G Live, or are regular visitors, we want to make your experience as easy and enjoyable as possible! With everything from baby change facilities, adjacent parking, a child friendly Café-Bar and fully accessible spaces, G Live is the perfect place to introduce your family to the magic of live performance. We have a wide range of family performances in our intimate studio space, complete with blankets and pillows, or you can join us in the Main Hall for a bigger theatre experience, so whatever the occasion we have the event for you. If you need any assistance before your visit, get in touch online or by phone – we will be happy to help.

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.


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FREE BANANA

SUN 23 FEBRUARY, 1PM ‘Are you thinking what I’m thinking B1?’ ‘I think I am B2?’ It’s Banana-riffic! It’s partytime in Cuddlestown Park. But wait... the guest of honour’s gone missing? It’s a Banana emergency! Join B1, B2, Amy, Lulu and Morgan in this brand-new, all-singing, all-dancing show. With plenty of audience participation, and slapstick fun, can you help the Banana Detectives solve the case?

TICKETS £14.00* CHILDREN £12.00* FAMILY OFFER £48.00* (4 tickets, max 2 adults)

*A £2.00 per ticket booking fee will be added to all transactions unless stated otherwise. See Booking Information page for details.


‘A fine piece of children’s theatre’ HHHH Sunday Times

‘Monstrous fun!’ HHHH Daily Mail

THU 27 FEBRUARY – SUN 2 MARCH

THU 1.30PM, FRI – SUN 10.30AM & 1.30PM

Don’t miss Tall Stories’ hit musical stage adaptation of the award-winning picture book, The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Meet a wheeler-dealer Fox, an eccentric old Owl and a maraca-shaking, party mad Snake! Mouse can scare these hungry animals away with tall stories of the

terrifying Gruffalo, but what happens when he comes face to face with the very creature he imagined...? The Gruffalo is the ideal introduction to theatre for pre and primary school children and their families; with plenty of songs, laughs and fun for children aged 3+ and their grown-ups. Watch a sneak preview online at gruffalolive.com

TICKETS £12.00* SCHOOLS/GROUPS £9.50* (11th ticket free)

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All illustrations copyright © Axel Scheffler 1999, published by Macmillan Children’s Books.

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NIGEL KENNEDY PRESENTS BACH PLUS

Due to the huge demand for tickets for his November G Live appearance, a second date has been added to give more people the opportunity to hear Nigel Kennedy and his typically maverick musical programme. The concert begins with Bach sonatas and partitas for solo violin, after which he is joined by an acoustic guitarist, a snare drum and a double bass to perform Kennedy’s own arrangements of the music of the legendary Fats Waller, Brubeck, as well as other composers and classical cross over pieces such as Monti’s Czardas, Danny Boy and more. TICKETS £31.00*, £35.00*, £39.00* GROUPS 8+ Save £2.50 per ticket STUDENTS Save £2.50

THU 6 MARCH, DOORS 7PM

NEWTON FAULKNER After his sell-out gig in April 2012, multi-platinum selling, Brit nominated, acoustic guitar virtuoso Newton Faulkner will be returning to G Live. A graduate of Guildford’s ACM, Newton Faulkner has sold over 1.5 million albums in the UK alone, and finished a sellout world tour earlier this year which took him to Australia and the Far East. Newton’s last album Write It On Your Skin went straight to number one in the UK, as did his double platinum debut record Hand Built By Robots. He’ll be bringing his classic hits, as well as his new material to Guildford on his 2014 UK headline tour. TICKETS £19.50†

†A £2.50 per ticket

booking fee applies

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Romeo and Juliet TUE 4 – WED 5 MARCH, 7.30PM Moscow City Ballet is currently at its outstanding artistic best, winning many new invitations to perform internationally. Romeo & Juliet is a signature piece of their entire repertoire – created by the artistic director to mark his seventieth birthday. The orchestra, choreography, interpretation, beauty and outstanding virtuoso performances receive repeatedly rave reviews. ‘Big story ballets’ are the essence of Russian culture – composed, choreographed and premiered in Russia. Seeing performances by the Moscow City dancers never fails to add that magical ingredient of Russian soul. TICKETS £24.50*, £29.50*, £34.00* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £3.00 CHILDREN Save £10.00 GROUPS 10+ Get 1 ticket free

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THE MAGIC OF MOTOWN

The all-new Baby Love – 50 Years of No1 UK Hits Tour The Supremes’ Baby Love was Motown’s first No1. The legend of the label lives on as five-star performances revive over 36 classics from the Temptations, Supremes, Four Tops and more. The Stateside spectacular features the dance moves, costumes and musicianship made famous by Motown. TICKETS £23.50*, £26.00* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £1.00 GROUPS 10+ Get 1 free

FRI 7 March, 8PM

Hardeep Singh Kohli

A G Live Studio Show

Following a run at the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe, the comedian, broadcaster, journalist, and chef brings his hilarious stand-up show to G Live’s Studio. In addition to being a regular voice on BBC Radio 4, Hardeep has also been seen on television shows ranging from Question Time to Celebrity Masterchef. Join Hardeep as he offers his take on life, love and finding romance in middle age. TICKETS £13.00*

Sat 8 March, 7.30pm The Vivace Chorus with the Brandenburg Sinfonia present

Fascinatin’ Rhythm

A real toe-tapping evening for lovers of jazzy classical music. Enjoy your favourite Gershwin songs and piano tunes along with The Rio Grande, Façade and Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms. There’s also a Pre-concert Talk at 6.30pm, this event is free, but please make sure you book your place in advance. TICKETS £15.00*, £18.00*, £22.50*, £26.50* STUDENTS £10.00*

Sun 9 March, 7.30pm

Oysterband Oysterband are known for their particular brand of electric folk, folkrock and folk punk. Five times BBC Radio 2 Folk winners, and winner of Mojo’s 2011 Folk album of the Year with Ragged Kingdom, the band are celebrated for their live performances which garner great critical and audience acclaim. They play G Live as part of a national tour to celebrate their new studio album Diamonds on the Water. TICKETS £18.00* FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1

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Fri 14 March, 7.30pm

Sat 15 March, 7.30pm

Sun 16 March, 7.30PM

RUMOURS OF FLEETWOOD MAC

Jamie Allan iMagician

THE IRISH HOUSE PARTY

Fleetwood Mac Forever – World Tour 2014

After their hugely successful visit to G Live in 2012, Rumours of Fleetwood Mac are returning with their brand-new stage production Fleetwood Mac Forever. Recognised internationally, and with founding member Mick Fleetwood’s golden seal of approval, the tour will showcase and celebrate, in meticulous note-for-note detail, all the classic hits from legendary rock supergroup Fleetwood Mac including Black Magic Woman, Albatross, Go Your Own Way, Dreams, Gypsy, Say You Love Me, Sara, Oh Diane, Little Lies, and Everywhere. TICKETS £23.50*, £33.50*

Magic vs Technology

Jamie Allan is one of the greatest innovators of modern magic. His show iMagician (directed by Derren Brown’s producer) defies the boundaries of logic and blends incredible illusion with high technology – all enhanced with world class sleight of hand. TICKETS £21.00* CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.50 GROUPS 8+ Save 10%

Fri 21 March, 7.30pm

Jason Manford Extra date! See previous brochure entry for details

Just in time for Saint Patrick’s day, Dublin’s award-winning music and dance show invites you to the finest house party in town for some Celtic celebration. Starring All Ireland Champion musicians alongside many Irish dancers, this multi-talented gathering delivers one of the best traditional nights of musical entertainment the Emerald Isle has to offer, including plenty of on-stage banter! With fans such as Dara O’Briain, Louis Walsh, The Dubliners and even international chart toppers The Wanted (with whom they recently played live with on The Late Late Show), don your green, and get ready to join us for this Irish Party! TICKETS £19.50* CONCESSIONS Save £2.00 FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1 GROUPS 8+ Save 10%

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COMMUNITY EVENTS AT G LIVE Sat 8 March, 10am – 4.30pm

Wellness Day

Wellness Day is organised by GWCH to promote holistic approaches to health problems and to raise funds for the Fountain Centre. Come and experience various sample treatments including Reflexology, Reiki and Kinesiology, meet therapists and indulge in a variety of natural products. TICKETS see website for more details. Tue 18 March, 7pm

Godalming College Music Department Showcase

Performances from the college’s Concert Orchestra, Jazz Band, Chamber Choir, Contemporary Choir and Chamber Ensembles. Also featuring the Waverley Federation secondary schools. TICKETS £7.50† CONCESSIONS £5.00† †A 50p per ticket booking fee applies

ThU 20 March, 7.15pm

Rotary Schools Concert

A Guildford District Schools Charity Concert A celebration of music with performances from George About School, St.Peters Catholic School, Tormead School & Duke of Kent School. TICKETS £12.00 Available from guildforddistrictrotary.org.uk or from the above schools. Part of the Guildford Spring Music Festival.

Tue 1 April, 7pm

2014 Be Your Best Rock Challenge The internationally recognised Rock Challenge performing arts competition comes to Guildford for the first time, for which schools create high energy performances in preparation for an evening of electric competition. TICKETS £12.00*

Sun 27 April, 7.30pm

Gala Choral and Orchestral Concert: A farewell to Guy Waller, Headmaster of Cranleigh School

Music by Mozart, Schoenberg, Vaughan Williams and Richard Rodgers. Richard Saxel (piano), Cranleigh Choirs, Merriman Concert Orchestra. Marcus Pashley (conductor). TICKETS £18.00*, £14.00*

CLASSES FOR ADULTS AT G LIVE Mondays 6 – 6.45pm

Mondays from 8pm

Simple. Fun. Energising. Great exercise for all ages and abilities.

with Jenny 'Taps' Thomas, hosted by Ralph & June Beginner 8pm • Intermediate 9pm

ZUMBA

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Lindy Hop Classes Followed by social dancing freestyle Book tickets via Surreyswing.com or on the door.


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Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner Soloist Alina Ibragimova (Violin) Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 Schumann Violin Concerto Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 One of the highlights of our International Orchestra Concert Series for 2013/14 will be a return visit from the renowned London Symphony Orchestra, under its distinguished British conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner. The concert will feature two of Mendelssohn’s most delightful works, his Italian and Scottish symphonies, which underline his great passion for travel.

Photo credit Sussie Alhburg

LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

FREE

PRE-CONCERT TALK, 6.30PM See GLive.co.uk

TICKETS £21.50*, £31.50*, £36.50*, £41.50* STUDENTS & CHILDREN £10.00*

FREE

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WED 2 APRIL, 7.30PM

ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Director Freddy Kempf Soloist Freddy Kempf Beethoven Egmont Overture Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3 Beethoven Symphony No. 7 For the closing concert in our International Orchestral Concert Series, the RPO will continue on their Beethoven journey, featuring Freddy Kempf not only as pianist but also as Director. The programme will include Beethoven’s heroic Egmont Overture, his lyrical 3rd Piano Concerto and the dramatic Symphony No. 7. TICKETS £19.50*, £27.00*, £32.50*, £36.00* STUDENTS & CHILDREN £10.00*

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SALSA CELTICA The combination of some of Scotland and Ireland’s leading Celtic musicians, with a stellar group of international salseros, ensures that Salsa Celtica are always a potent blend of virtuosity and energy. The group’s unique synthesis has been rapturously received around the globe, from the village halls of Scotland to the world’s greatest music festivals and concert halls. TICKETS £16.00* CONCESSIONS Save £2.00 FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1

Tue 25 March, doors 7pm

THE STRANGLERS 40th Anniversary Ruby Tour New Wave icons The Stranglers will be returning to G Live on their ’Ruby Anniversary’ tour with a selection of material from every studio album of their 40 year career, from their debut album Rattus Norvegicus to their most recent acclaimed album, Giants. As one of the great stories from the punk generation, their highly original sound combines a brilliant melodic touch with a genuine dark aggression, plus a dose of effortless cool. TICKETS £23.00*

SUN 30 MARCH, 3.30PM & 7.30PM Celebrating the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, the show will take audiences on a nostalgic musical journey through the career of one of the biggest selling groups of all time, with an award-winning cast of singers, dancers, unique stage sets and a rockin’ on stage band. From the back street studio in New Jersey where it all began, this vibrant production includes all of The Four Seasons greatest hits, including Sherry, Rag Dolls, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Walk Like A Man and many more.

15% OFF

a three-course meal in our Mezzanine Restaurant when you pre-book

TICKETS £14.50*, £19.50*, £24.50*, £27.50* CHILDREN Save £5.00 SENIOR CITIZENS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.50 GROUPS 8+ Save £2.50 per ticket (plus 1 goes free)

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Fri 4 – SAT 5 April Watershed Productions present the BBC Worldwide and Polka Theatre production of

‘If you’ve got kids, go and see Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play. If you haven’t, borrow some and go anyway…it’s a genuine delight.’ SUNDAY EXPRESS

I have this little sister Lola. She is small and very funny… Don’t miss everyone’s favourite brother and sister, Charlie and Lola, in their extremely everso wonderful stage show! The stars of the hit BBC TV series and books by Lauren Child are brought to life by a magical mix of puppets, live action and music. Will Charlie ever get Lola to sleep, even though she is not sleepy and will not go to bed? It won’t be easy – the tigers want their bedtime milk, the dancing dogs have borrowed Lola’s pyjamas and Lola thinks there is an ogre hiding in the wardrobe! Ideal for ages 3+ Based on the characters created by Lauren Child Adapted by Jonathan Lloyd FRI 4.30PM & SAT 11AM, 1.30PM & 4PM TICKETS £12.50*, £13.50* CHILDREN Save £1.00 CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £1.00 GROUPS 8+ Save £1.00 per ticket

Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play lasts 1 hour 10 minutes including interval. For more details & free downloadable teachers’ pack, see watershedtheatre.com

Charlie and Lola ™ and © Lauren Child 2005. Charlie and Lola is produced by Tiger Aspect Productions and distributed by BBC Worldwide Ltd. BBC Worldwide logo ™ & © BBC 1996.

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AGES 3 – 7

Mon 7 April, 7.30pm

Tue 29 April, 2pm

Thu 1 May, 7.30pm

Peatbog Faeries

Borka: The Goose with no Feathers

BALLET BLACK

Based on the Isle of Skye, the Peatbog Faeries incorporate many influences which take them from traditional jigs and reels through jazz, hip hop, reggae and more. They are Peter Morrison (pipes and whistles), Ross Couper (fiddle), Tom Salter (guitar), Innes Hutton (bass, percussion) Graeme Stafford (keyboards) and Stuart Haikney (drums). The band have toured all over the world and won numerous awards, including the ‘Best Live Act’ at the prestigious Scots Trad Music Awards. Their inventive and unique approach always brings to its audience a true flavour of traditional Scottish music. This is high octane Celtic dance music as you’ve never heard it before. TICKETS £14.00*, £16.00* CONCESSIONS Save £2.00 FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1 GROUPS 8+ Save £2.00 per ticket

Presented by English Touring Opera

Borka, a charming and much loved children’s book, has been turned into a new, award-winning opera for young children.

Players, singers and puppetry tell the story of the goose with no feathers who tries to learn to fly and swim. This enchanting opera celebrates being different, and that is not such a bad thing. The magical design keeps to the spirit of John Burningham’s paintings, and brings the haunting world of the book to life on stage. TICKETS £10.00† CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £2.00 GROUPS 8+ 1 free adult ticket A 50p per ticket booking fee applies

Teachers pack available

A G Live Studio Show

For their return to G Live, Cassa Pancho’s acclaimed company Ballet Black are delighted to present a triple bill of new work with exciting ballets from two of Britain’s best choreographers, Christopher Marney (Gothenburg Ballet, New Adventures) and Martin Lawrance (Richard Alston Dance Company). Awardwinning dance maker, Arthur Pita (Showboat, The Metamorphosis) creates Ballet Black’s newest narrative ballet, which will form the second half of the show. Ballet Black has achieved great success and garnered numerous awards. Don’t miss the opportunity to see beautiful classical ballet with a modern twist. TICKETS £14.50*, £19.50*, £24.50* CHILDREN Save £5.00 CONCESSIONS Save £2.50 FRIENDS OF G LIVE 2-4-1 GROUPS 8+ 1 ticket free

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Join The Mayor of Guildford, Councillor Diana Lockyer-Nibbs, for a sparkling evening of dinner, dancing and diamonds. The evening will include a welcome drink on arrival, delicious three-course dinner, dancing and live band, as well as a diamond and prize auction which will be hosted by Jonathan Pratt from Bellman’s Auction House and TV’s Bargain Hunt & Antiques Roadshow. The evening will be held to help raise money for the Mayor’s chosen charity, the Surrey Association for Visual Impairment. TICKETS £55.00 or £500 for a table of 10 (includes three-course dinner) DRESS CODE Black Tie

Wed 21 May, 8.15pm

PAUL HOLLYWOOD: GET YOUR BAKE ON! Get Your Bake On will see Great British Bake Off star Paul Hollywood demonstrate recipes, reveal some of the secrets of being a TV chef and take the audience on a journey through his life in baking. Paul will demonstrate up to four of his favourite recipes during the show and four lucky audience members, chosen at random, will be invited to take part in one baking challenge with the chance to be dubbed star baker. There will also be a Q&A session with Paul. TICKETS £28.50† A £3.00 per ticket booking fee applies to this performance.

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‘POWERFULLY AFFECTING’

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THU 22 – SAT 24 MAY, 7.30PM FIRST THEY LIVED IT, NOW THEY���RE PERFORMING IT The play The Two Worlds of Charlie F is a deeply moving drama, which coincides with the centenary anniversary of the outbreak of World War I, performed by a combination of medically discharged military personnel and professional actors. From the war in Afghanistan, through the dream world of morphine induced hallucinations to the physiotherapy rooms of Headley Court, the play explores the real consequences of injury, both physical and psychological, and its effects on others as the soldiers fight the new battle for survival at home. In partnership with The Theatre Royal Haymarket Masterclass Trust, The Royal British Legion and Defence Recovery Capability. The play will be supporting The Royal British Legion by raising funds at each performance. G Live is a fully accessible venue. TICKETS £14.50*, £19.50*, £26.00* MILITARY PERSONNEL & THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS £10.00* ID will be required on the night, and these tickets are only available on the Thu and Fri performances. GALA NIGHT TICKET THU 22 MAY £50.00* (See website for full details)

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FRI 30 MAY – SUN 1 JUNE Scooby-Doo and the gang are back by popular demand and with even more Spooky Mystery and fun – this time in the Pyramids. The Warner Bros.’ Cartoon Classic comes to life, live on stage, before your very eyes! Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, Fred, Velma and Daphne arrive in Egypt where they must solve the mystery of Pharaoh Hatchepsout’s Pyramid. Easy, you say?...Not if the gang has to deal with mysterious mummies and the wrath of the Pharaoh who will transform anyone who dares to approach the pyramid…into stone!

With hilarious physical comedy, popular tunes and special effects, the whole family will enjoy this new episode live on stage. FRI 6.30PM, SAT 2.30PM & 6.30PM SUN 1PM & 4.30PM TICKETS Adult £20.50* Child £15.50* FAMILY OFFER (4 tickets – max 2 adults) £62.00* GROUPS 8+ Save 10% FRIENDS OF G LIVE, SENIOR CITIZENS & UNWAGED Save £2.00

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SCIENCE MUSEUM LIVE: THE ENERGY SHOW

Photo credit Benjamin Ealovega

Science Museum Live presents The Energy Show: explosive family theatre for curious minds. Methane bubbles are set alight to make fireballs, hydrogen balloons explode and rockets are fired into the audience. Stand back and cover your ears – theatre just got dangerously exciting! Produced by the world famous Science Museum in London, this show is suitable for everyone aged 7+. TICKETS Adult £16.00*, Child £13.00* SCHOOLS £11.00 per ticket (1 teacher goes free) CONCESSIONS & FRIENDS OF G LIVE Save £1.50

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COMING SOON…

FRI 11 APRIL

SAT 12 APRIL

THU 8 MAY

THU 19 JUNE

TUE 1 JULY

TUE 8 – SAT 12 JULY

THE ILLEGAL EAGLES BOOTLEG BEATLES

AN EVENING WITH SIR RANULPH FIENNES

JIMMY CARR: FUNNY BUSINESS

JETHRO TULL’S IAN ANDERSON

HORRIBLE HISTORIES: BARMY BRITAIN


DIARY JANUARY

MARCH

SNOOKER LEGENDS

7 JANUARY

NIGEL KENNEDY: BACH PLUS

JASON MANFORD

8 JANUARY

MOSCOW CITY BALLET

3 MARCH 4 – 5 MARCH

COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS

18 JANUARY

NEWTON FAULKNER

6 MARCH

EVENING OF NEW WRITING

18 JANUARY

MAGIC OF MOTOWN

7 MARCH

ANTON DU BEKE

18 JANUARY

WELLNESS DAY

7 MARCH

HELLFIRE COMEDY CLUB

23 JANUARY

HARDEEP SINGH KOHLI

7 MARCH

SHAKESPEARE’S STORIES: KING LEAR

25 JANUARY

VIVACE CHORUS

8 MARCH

SOUTHERN PRO MUSICA FAMILY CONCERT 26 JANUARY

OYSTERBAND

ANDREW O’NEILL

29 JANUARY

RUMOURS OF FLEETWOOD MAC

14 MARCH

JOHANN STRAUSS GALA

29 JANUARY

COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS

15 MARCH

CHILDREN’S CONCERT

30 JANUARY

JAMIE ALLAN iMAGICIAN

15 MARCH

THE IRISH HOUSE PARTY

16 MARCH

PRIMARY SCHOOL’S CONCERT

19 MARCH

ROTARY SCHOOL’S CONCERT

20 MARCH

HELLFIRE COMEDY CLUB

21 MARCH

FEBRUARY HILLSONG CHURCH

2 FEBRUARY

CIRQUE BERSERK

3 – 4 FEBRUARY

9 MARCH

TEA DANCE

5 FEBRUARY

JASON MANFORD

21 MARCH

FAWLTY TOWERS

6 FEBRUARY

LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

22 MARCH

RENT IN CONCERT WITH KERRY ELLIS

7 FEBRUARY

ITALIA CONTI

23 MARCH

HATS OFF TO LED ZEPPELIN

8 FEBRUARY

SALSA CELTICA

24 MARCH

WEDDING FAIR

9 FEBRUARY

THE STRANGLERS

25 MARCH

BALLETBOYZ

10 FEBRUARY

EUROPEAN UNION CHAMBER ORCHESTRA 14 FEBRUARY

NEW JERSEY NIGHTS ROCK CHALLENGE

30 MARCH 31 MARCH – 1 APRIL

MEDIEVAL BANQUET

15 FEBRUARY

COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS WORKSHOP

15 FEBRUARY

APRIL / MAY

COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS

15 FEBRUARY

ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

2 APRIL

STREET MAGIC MASTERCLASS

17 FEBRUARY

CHARLIE & LOLA BEST BESTEST PLAY

4 – 5 APRIL

AUSTRALIAN PINK FLOYD

18 FEBRUARY

COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS

5 APRIL

BRENDAN COLE

19 FEBRUARY

SURREY ARTS - SURREY LIVE

6 APRIL

CIRCUS SKILLS

20 – 21 FEBRUARY

PEATBOG FAERIES

7 APRIL

PAUL SINHA

21 FEBRUARY

EASTER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES

ROY ORBISON & FRIENDS

21 FEBRUARY

TEA DANCE

POP! A MAGICAL COMEDY SHOW

22 FEBRUARY

THE ILLEGAL EAGLES

11 APRIL

ASTOR BIG BAND (GLENN MILLER STORY) 22 FEBRUARY

BOOTLEG BEATLES

12 APRIL

BANANAS IN PYJAMAS

23 FEBRUARY

SARAH MILLICAN

17 APRIL

HELLFIRE COMEDY CLUB

27 FEBRUARY

HILLSONG

18 APRIL

HELLFIRE COMEDY CLUB

24 APRIL

ALAN DAVIES

26 APRIL

YOUNG PRODUCERS SPRING STAGE

26 APRIL

CRANLEIGH SCHOOL

27 APRIL

BORKA

29 APRIL

THE GRUFFALO

27 FEBRUARY – 2 MARCH

BALLET BLACK

7 – 12 APRIL 9 APRIL

1 MAY

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HOSTING YOUR EVENT

Whether you have a conference, exhibition, meeting, product launch or simply a special celebration, G Live can help. Contact our Sales and Events Manager, Lauren Ashby on hospitality@glive.co.uk or 01483 739050.


HOW TO BOOK

The easiest way to book tickets is online at GLive.co.uk Book your tickets at a time that suits you using our 24-hour online booking service. It’s safe, secure and easy to use. Simply choose your own seats using our interactive seating plan.

IN PERSON The Ticket Desk is open Monday to Saturday 10am – 6pm, or until the show starts. It opens 90 minutes before the performance on Sundays and Bank Holidays. BY TELEPHONE Call our helpful Ticketing team on 0844 7701 797. Our lines are open Mon – Sat, 10am – 6pm. PAYMENT We accept Visa, MasterCard,

Maestro and cash. BOOKING FEES All ticket bookings made via our website, by phone or in person are subject to a £2 per ticket booking fee, capped at 6 tickets per transaction. For certain performances, as indicated in this Brochure, the booking fee varies from the amount stated above, see specific shows. Friends of G Live and groups of 8 minimum are exempt from paying booking fees (see specific show prices). GROUP BOOKINGS Some shows offer special

group discounts. If you would like to bring a group of 8 or more to a show you can also benefit from no booking fees, plus we can reserve your tickets and hold payment for an agreed period. Please contact our friendly Ticket Desk on 0844 7701 797 for help with your booking.

CONCESSIONS For certain performances, discounts

are offered to make enjoying G Live more affordable for customers with a disability, over 60s, under 16s, those who are unwaged or in full-time education. • Only one discount may apply to any one ticket, and appropriate ID verification may be required on request, especially for bookings made online. • G Live offers complimentary tickets to carers who are essential to make your visit possible.

BABES IN ARMS For certain shows, infants under

two years may be accommodated on parents’ or guardians’ lap and no charge will be made. For children aged two and over, usual ticket prices and concessions will apply and a seat will be allocated. G Live retains the right to exclude babes in arms from any performance.

YOUR DATA IS PROTECTED Your contact details will be held so that we can contact you if a performance is cancelled. With your permission, we would also like to be able to contact you about our future programme and special offers. Your contact details will not be shared with third parties. THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW Tickets cannot

be exchanged or refunded, except on the rare occasion that a performance has to be cancelled or postponed. Where tickets are posted there is a £2 per transaction postage and handling charge. Ticket prices may be subject to change in line with the rate of VAT at the time of purchase. Photography or video recordings of performances, including mobile telephone imaging, are not permitted. G Live reserves the right to introduce special offers which cannot be retrospectively applied to tickets already purchased. Discounts may be withdrawn at any time.

ACCESS FOR ALL

We aim to make our guests’ visit as comfortable as possible by offering the following: • 5 allocated car parking spaces for blue badge holders in the G Live car park. • Space for up to 18 wheelchair users in the Main Hall. • When bought alongside a full-price ticket, a complimentary ticket for accompanying carers who are essential for your visit. These are available over the phone or in person. ID verification may be required. • Sennheiser infra-red hearing system in Main Hall and Studio. • Induction loop at ticketing desk. • A warm welcome for assistance dogs. For full access information visit our accessibility page at GLive.co.uk or call the friendly Ticket Desk team who will be able to help with your enquiries on 0844 7701 797.


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HOW TO GET TO G LIVE G Live is situated on London Road, at the top of Guildford High Street. Guildford Railway Station is 12 minutes’ walk away, and London Road Station is three minutes’ walk away. There is a taxi rank outside Guildford Station. For more details about how to find us visit GLive.co.uk

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Copies of this Brochure are available in large print and other accessible formats. Please call 0844 7701 797. Every attempt is made to ensure that show information and prices are correct at the time of going to print, but may be subject to subsequent alteration. Brochure produced by adverset media solutions limited T 01723 363732 www.adverset.co.uk


PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS AT G LIVE We have a number of great opportunities for businesses including advertising and promotion, access to the best tickets for staff and clients, and meeting and event services that will give your business the edge. Talk to us about how you would like to promote your business at G Live by contacting the Marketing and Corporate Development Manager on 01483 739040 or email marketing@GLive.co.uk

OUR THANKS GO TO OUR CORPORATE PARTNERS

charlesrussell.co.uk

Motion-uk.co.uk

Scattergoods.co.uk

Hamptons.co.uk

964eagle.co.uk

Florescence.org


G Live Guildford - Winter Spring Brochure 2014