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KING’S

LYNN CORN EXCHANGE

MAY - OCT 2019 Box Office 01553 764864 kingslynncornexchange.co.uk


Contents...

Discover the history of King’s Lynn

May Wed 1 Fri 10 Sat 11 15-18 Mon 20 Wed 22 Thu 23 Fri 24 Sat 25 Sun 26 Tue 28 30 & 31

Walk Right Back Pam Ayres Masters of The House King’s Lynn Players - Oliver! Francis Rossi – I Talk Too Much The Summer of Love Comedy Club The Drifters The Dreamboys Paul Merton’s Impro Chums Brainiac Live! The Jungle Book

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Romeo & Juliet - Ballet Cymru The Simon and Garfunkel Story David Starkey Sir Michael Parkinson The Story Of Neil Diamond Fastlove Money For Nothing Rhythm Of The Dance Comedy Club Magic of Motown Reginald D Hunter Orchestra Age Of Enlightenment Les Musicals The Roy Orbison Story Luther Vandross Celebration

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King’s Lynn Festival Comedy Club

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October Fri 4 Sun 6 Wed 9 Thu 10 Fri 11 Sat 12 Tue 15 Thu 17 Fri 18 Sat 19 Sun 20 Mon 21

June Sun 2 Tue 4 Fri 7 Sun 9 Wed 12 Thu 13 Fri 14 Sun 16 Thu 20 Fri 21 Sun 23 Tue 25 Thu 27 Sat 29 Sun 30

July 14-27 Thu 18

September

Tour the old gaol cells, see the magnificent King John cup and more! Open Daily | Saturday Market Place, King’s Lynn 01553 774297 | www.storiesoflynn.com

Sun 1 Fri 6 Sat 7 Sun 8 Tue 10 Sat 14 Sun 15 Wed 18 Fri 20 Sun 22 Thu 26 28-29

That’ll Be The Day Blake Fleamarket Fairytales and Legends Tabby McTat Festival Too Fundraiser Heritage Open Day Comedy Club KLFM Night - Back To The 80s Pantomime Dance Auditions Whitney - Queen Of The Night Studio 19

Tue 22 Wed 23 Thu 24 Fri 25 Sat 26 Wed 30 Thu 31

Pantomime 10 Dec-5 Jan Aladdin

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St George’s Guildhall 29 Apr 8 May 18 May 21 June 30 June 10 July

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28 Sep

Music Night Lynx Theatre & Poetry - Sylvia Dance Identity – Move Makers Midsummer Night’s Dream Evening JGDATA Summer Spectacular Dance Wize - Dreams In Our Feet Noise & Chance School of Dance - Kipper Feet Community Cinema Club

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Booking Information Seating Plan

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King’s Lynn Corn Exchange Tuesday Market Place, King’s Lynn. PE30 1JW Box Office: 01553 764864 Email: cornexchangeadmin@aliveleisure.co.uk www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange is maintained by the Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk. It is operated by Alive Leisure, a charitable organisation. Front cover image credit Sleepy Robot Photography.

Big Girls Don’t Cry Think Floyd Ladyboys of Bangkok Be Bopa Lula You Win Again Al Murray Carole -The Music of Carole King Comedy Club Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love ABBA Forever Sing-a-long-a Grease There Was An Old Woman Who Swallowed A Fly Ballroom Boys The Little Mix Experience Kevin Bloody Wilson Charlie Landsborough Sensational 60s Experience James Acaster Respect: The Aretha Franklin Songbook

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Walk Right Back

Wed 15 - Sat 18 May 7.30pm Saturday matinee 2.30pm

Award-winning King’s Lynn Players return to the Corn Exchange with Oliver! one of the most beloved British musicals of all time. Let us transport you to Dickensian London to meet the timeless characters of Fagin, Nancy, Bill Sykes, the Artful Dodger and of course, Oliver, the boy who asks for more. With the classic songs Food Glorious Food, Pick a Pocket or Two and haunting As Long As He Needs Me, a show not to be missed.

£15

Oliver!

The Everly Brothers Story After a phenomenal sell out tour in 2018, Walk Right Back is... BACK! From the Producers of That’ll be the Day, the show tells the story of the most successful duo of all time - The Everly Brothers. Featuring hits such as Bye Bye Love, All I Have To Do Is Dream and Cathy’s Clown, this unique concert-based musical entwines the wonderful, sad yet glorious story of The Everly Brothers around those trademark harmonies from heaven.

Wed 1 May 7.30pm

King’s Lynn Players present

Concs £13 Family Ticket £48

Sponsored By Lynn News. An amateur production by arrangement with MusicScope and Stage Musicals Ltd of New York Music, Lyrics and Book by Lionel Bart. Produced for the Broadway stage by David Merrick and Donald Albery.

£24

W FE TS ST KE LA IC T

An Evening With Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. Funny and warm, her charming understated manner belies a rare comic precision. Recent TV appearances for BBC TV include Springwatch, Celebrity Mastermind, Celebrity Antique Road Trip and Women at War: 100 Years of Service. Recent radio broadcasts include Just A Minute, I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue and Pam’s second appearance on Desert Island Discs.

Fri 10 May 7.30pm

£26.50

I Talk Too Much Francis Rossi Francis Rossi talks too much. But the co-founder, lead singer and lead guitarist of Status Quo has every reason to do so. Meet and Greet tickets £40. Available to ticket holders only.

Mon 20 May 7.30pm SOLD OUT

The Summer Of Love Take a nostalgic journey back to the legendary summer of 1967 in this live celebration of one of the most important cultural events in history.

Masters of The House Don’t miss this musical feast featuring former stars from Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera, The Producers and other hit West End musicals, performing in concert.

An eclectic explosion of flowers, psychedelia, freedom, peace and love and, of course, timeless music that inspired a generation. Including classic songs from the summer that changed the world like California Dreaming, San Francisco, Turn Turn Turn, Somebody To Love, Happy Together, Brown Eyed Girl, All Along The Watch Tower and many more.

The show is constantly being updated with songs carefully selected from over eight decades of popular musical theatre, including favourites such as Suddenly Seymour (Little Shop of Horrors), Oh What A Circus (Evita), Defying Gravity (Wicked), Tell Me It’s Not True (Blood Brothers) and some wonderful show medleys.

Sat 11 May 7.30pm

Wed 22 May 7.30pm £25.50

£26.50

Concs £23.50

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King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

Thu 23 May

Comedy Club

Four comedians from the touring circuit, in a relaxed cabaret setting, live in King’s Lynn. With a great value for money ticket price, the comedy clubs regularly sell out. Book now, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future. Call the box office on 01553 764864.

Doors 7 pm, Comedy 8 pm

Paul Merton’s

£10

Impro Chums

(unallocated seating)

18+

Paul Merton, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch, Suki Webster, Mike McShane and accompanist Kirsty Newton are back on the road in 2019 to visit some of their favourite parts of the UK with another evening of mind-blowing improvisation. The collective improvisational experience embodied in the Chums is enough to stun an elephant. They flex their improvisational muscles to delight and entertain audiences in this country and abroad.

This event is 18+

Sponsored by

Citroen, SEAT & CUPRA

The Drifters The Drifters are back on tour in the UK with a brand new show performing all their classic hits from the last six decades. The legendary group have been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of fame, performed for the President of the United States and listed among the greatest artists of all time by Rolling Stone magazine.

Sun 26 May 8pm £

Don’t miss their brand new tour performing all the classic hits such as Saturday Night At The Movies, You’re More Than A Number, Come On Over To My Place, Up On The Roof, Under The Boardwalk, Kissin’ In The Back Row, Save The Last Dance For Me, Down On The Beach, Hello Happiness and many more!

Fri 24 May 7.30pm

Brainiac Live!

If you’re looking for the very best girl’s night out in the UK, look no further than these incredible hunks.

Strap on your safety goggles boys and girls, due to popular demand Science’s greatest and most volatile live show is returning with a vengeance. Based on the multi-award winning TV show, Brainiac Live! is back. More mischievous than ever before Brainiac Live! will take you on a breathless ride through the wild world of the weird and wonderful. Expect exploding dustbins, combusting microwaves and loads of live daredevil stunts! Watch from the safety of your seat as the Brainiacs delve fearlessly into the mysteries of science and do all of those things on stage that you’re too scared to do at home!

An action packed show from start to finish, these boys will literally have you begging for more.

“Excellent...Science Museum meets Top Gear” - The Guardian

£28.50

The Dreamboys The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UK’s most famous and successful show of its kind in history. Their breathtaking show spectacular has been perfectly created for hen nights, birthday parties and girl’s nights out with all your friends.

Tue 28 May 2pm

Sat 25 May 7.30pm £29.50 Concs £26.50

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£16.50

Under 18 £15 Family (3) £45 Family (4) £60 7

£24.50 Concs £22.50


A WILDly entertaining family adventure brought to you by the producers of the King’s Lynn pantomime, Jordan Productions in association with Wicked Productions.

Romeo and Juliet Critics’ Circle Award winning company, Ballet Cymru, present an extraordinary adaptation of Shakespeare’s masterpiece Romeo & Juliet. Intense fighting, passionate duets and universal themes echo through dramatic and lyrical choreography. Exquisite costumes and extraordinary video projections create a world of danger and excitement where two young lovers are caught in an age old feud. Engaging, imaginative ballet adaptations - The Stage

Sun 2 Jun 5pm

£16.50 Concs £14.50 Family (3) £43 Family (4) £58

(photo credit Sleepy Robot)

The Simon & Garfunkel Story 50th Anniversary Tour Direct from a weeklong run in London’s West End at the Vaudeville Theatre, a SOLD OUT Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back! Using huge projection photos, original film footage and a full live band performing all the hits including ‘Mrs Robinson’, ‘Cecilia’, ‘Homeward Bound’ and many more.”Fantastic” - Elaine Paige, BBC Radio 2. “Authentic and Exciting” - The Stage

Tue 4 Jun 7.30pm

David Starkey A Monarchy of Misfits?

A wild laugh-a-minute adventure for the whole family! The Jungle Book tells the story of Mowgli, a young boy who is raised in the jungle by a family of wolves. When Shere Khan the tiger swears to kill the child, Baloo the bear and Bagheera the panther, agree to take the boy to the man village

Thu 30 May, 5pm Fri 31 May, 2pm & 6pm 8

for his safety. But the jungle holds danger and surprises for them all in this hilarious adventure of a lifetime! With brand new songs, creative staging and bags full of fun, why not bring your cheeky little monkeys to laugh like a pack of hyenas when The Jungle Book swings into town!

£19 Concs £17.50

The marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, when the second son of the Prince of Wales married a divorced American actress of mixed race and uncertain religion, was seen as marking a fundamental modernisation of the British monarchy. This talk traces the radically shifting marriage customs of the British monarchy, from the laxity of the Middle Ages, through the stringencies of the Hanoverians, to the house of Windsor and its sometimes contorted adaptations to the realities of modern family life.

Fri 7 Jun 7.30pm

£18.50 Concs £16.50

£25.50 Concs £23.50


Money For Nothing

Sir Michael Parkinson

Europe’s #1 Dire Straits Show

An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson celebrates the life and career of a man who has interviewed over 2000 of the most important cultural figures of the 20th and 21st centuries. In conversation with his son Mike and showing highlights from the Parkinson archive, An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson is a unique opportunity to get an intimate, entertaining and informative look at his remarkable journey from a pit village in Yorkshire to the top of those famous stairs whilst reliving the best moments from a show that for many defined their Saturday night.

Sun 9 Jun 7.30pm

Money For Nothing is a tribute to the Dire Straits like no other before. Meticulous attention is paid to every detail, to faithfully recreate the distinct sound of Dire Straits in this unforgettable sonic spectacular. Performing Money for Nothing, Romeo and Juliet, Sultans of Swing, Private Investigations, So Far Away and many more muchloved classics drawn from six platinum albums. Featuring all of their legendary hits, audiences are treated to those soaring guitar solos and instantly recognisable riffs by an incredibly talented band in a musical encounter you will never forget.

Rows A-X £32.50 Rows AA-LL & Balcony £27.50

Rhythm Of The Dance

This is a tribute and is no way affiliated with any original artists/estates/management companies or similar shows.

Fri 14 Jun 7.30pm

£24

This dance and music extravaganza contains a wealth of Irish talent, an exciting 2-hour trip through hundreds of years of Irish dance and music, 22 award-winning World & Irish dance champions with 25 dazzling costume changes. Experience flailing fiddles, flutes, and inspiring dances along with live vocalists, all complimented by a top live Irish trad band of multi-instrumentalist musicians and a sensational sound and light show as seen on TV from China to California, from Siberia to Sydney.

Hello Again The Story of Neil Diamond Evocative imagery, video and narration enhance the magic, as the show takes you on a musical journey through Neil Diamond’s glittering 50 year career. From The Bang Years to the present day you’ll soon be singing along to all the hits including Sweet Caroline, Cracklin’ Rosie, Forever in Blue Jeans, Song Sung Blue, Hello Again, Love on the Rocks, America and many more.

Wed 12 Jun 7.30pm

Worldwide, toes are tapping and hands are clapping to the feet of Rhythm of the Dance! Enjoy the 20th Anniversary tour of Rhythm of the Dance, five million fans across fifty countries already have!

£24

Sun 16 Jun 7.30pm

Fastlove Direct from London’s West End, this is the world’s favourite George Michael tribute show. This show will take you on a musical journey from the moving Jesus To A Child, to the celebration of Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me, to everyone’s favourites I’m Your Man and Wake Me Up. Join us as we present our respectful tribute to one of the greatest musicians of all time with our stunning stage show that’s taking the globe by storm. Relive the passion, the flare and the unique sensitivity of George Michael with Fastlove!

Thu 13 Jun 7.30pm

£26.50

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

Thu 20 Jun

Comedy Club

Doors 7 pm, Comedy 8 pm

£10

Four comedians from the touring circuit, in a relaxed cabaret setting, live in King’s Lynn. With a great value for money ticket price, the comedy clubs regularly sell out.

(unallocated seating)

18+

This event is 18+

Sponsored by

Book now, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future. Call the box office on 01553 764864.

Citroen, SEAT & CUPRA

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£25.50


Magic Of Motown

Les Musicals

Celebrating The Sound Of A Generation

Jonathan Ansell (G4 Frontman) and Jai McDowall (Britain’s Got Talent Winner) have joined forces to create a dramatic a spine-tingling concert. This vocally dynamic evening showcases even more smash-hit songs from the greatest musicals of all time, brought to you by two of the world’s finest voices. Come and immerse yourself into the world of Musical Theatre with classics from Les Miserables, Phantom Of The Opera, Blood Brothers, Wicked, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Greatest Showman, Miss Saigon, Chess, We Will Rock You and many more...

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town. Prepare yourself for 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits, glittering costume changes, dazzling dance moves and outstanding musicianship in this explosive concert experience. This breathtaking concert spectacular takes you on a musical journey through all your favourite songs, including: Ain’t No Mountain, Signed Sealed Delivered, Dancing In The Streets, My Cherie Amor and many more. This is a tribute show and is no way affiliated with any original artists/estates/management companies or similar shows.

Fri 21 Jun 7.30pm

Thu 27 Jun 7.30pm

£29.50

with Meet & Greet

Concs £28.50

Reginald D Hunter Facing The Beast Reginald’s searingly honest material has garnered him a popular fan base that spans the generations. His appearances on television have included Have I Got News For You, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown and the hugely popular BBC2 series Reginald D Hunter’s Songs Of The South and its equally successful follow up Reginald D Hunter’s Songs Of The Border, both of which documented the growth of American popular song.

Sun 23 Jun 8pm

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

Fairy Queen: Three Wishes Tue 25 Jun 6.30pm

£25 £57.50 Rows A & B

£4.50

Under 18s £2.50 Family (4) £10

£24.50 Concs £22.50

Tim and Kirsty are secretly in love with each other, but they can’t find the courage to say. They go to the magical forest where they know they will be granted three wishes. But can they be trusted to use their wishes wisely? Join the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, students from Churchill Park Academy and local primary school pupils to take part in their weird and wonderful story.

Barry Steele and Friends

The Roy Orbison Story Following on from his West End Debut, the one and only Barry Steele returns as ‘Roy Orbison’ in a spectacular new show full of solid gold hits celebrating the musical legacy of The Big O. This top-class production also showcases symphonic arrangements from the recently released Albums and hits originally performed by Jerry Lee Lewis, Procol Harum, ELO, Tom Petty, Chris Isaak, The Spencer Davis Group and culminates in a stunningly brilliant accolade as the whole cast comes together to pay homage to the original super group ‘The Traveling Wilburys.’ With a feel-good factor built in, this show really does have something for everyone! With big screen projection.

Sat 29 Jun 7.30pm

£24

Luther Luther Vandross Celebration The World’s premier show in celebration of The Velvet Voice, experience all the hits from his amazing career, culminating in over 40 million album sales and eight Grammy awards including many of the greatest dance anthems and love songs ever written, fronted by international Luther Vandross tribute Harry Cambridge and his 10 piece band.

Sun 30 Jun 7.30pm 12

£24.50


Box Office 01553 764864

www.kingslynnfestival.org.uk Priority Booking for Patrons from Monday 1 April and Friends from Monday 8 April. Public Bookings open Tuesday 23 April.

14 – 27 July The 69th annual Festival of music and the arts is a wide-ranging programme of top quality performances and events. The Festival will look to the skies as it marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with a science and arts theme including music inspired by space. Some of the highlights are listed here – for a free copy of the full brochure or to join as a Patron or Friend, please call us on 01553 767557 (for tickets call 01553 764864). All details correct at time of printing.

Corn Exchange BBC Concert Orchestra:

8pm

A feel-good programme ably performed by the magnificent BBCCO, two talented vocalists and a versatile conductor at the helm will set the stage for a memorable evening. Programme includes Come Fly with me, Get Happy, I’ve got you Under my Skin and Let’s Face the Music and Dance.

Haydn Quartet Op.74 No.3 Mozart Quartet K.421 Beethoven Quartet Op.127 The String Quartet, now in its 40th season, is renowned as one of the finest quartets in the world. Their mastery of Beethoven’s quartets have been especially praised.

£30 (inc. side balconies) £25 Under 18s 50% off

Thu 18 Jul

St George’s Guildhall John Lenehan (piano)

7.30pm

In The Footsteps of Laurel and Hardy

8pm

2019 marks the 20th anniversary of this hugely popular band known for their self-penned songs and a strong mix of powerful bagpipe, fiddle and accordion-led tunes, they encompass the very best of contemporary Celtic music.

£15 £7.50 Under 18s

Fri 19 Jul 7.30pm

All Saints Church Programme includes: John Dowland What poor astronomers are they Handel Total Eclipse of the Sun William Herschel The Echo Catch Sonata in G

Dr Matthew Bothwell from the Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge and composer Tim Watts discuss the link between music and astronomy. Followed by the world premiere of The Creation of the Universe, a new work by Tim Watts for narrator and ensemble telling the story of the Big Bang.

Music from the middle ages to the present day inspired by space and the planets performed by an ensemble of early instruments and voice, with an established reputation for lively and communicative performances based on sound musical scholarship.

7.30pm

£16 £8 Under 18s

£22 £11 Under 18s

St George’s Guildhall Talk & Music: The Creation of the Universe Dr Matthew Bothwell & Tim Watts with the Berkeley Ensemble

Sirinu: Sounding Space

Tue 16 Jul

£22 £11 Under 18s

Corn Exchange Skipinnish

Reviving the celebrated tradition of the cinema pianist, John Lenehan sets the scene for Laurel and Hardy’s Putting Pants on Philip (1927) and Big Business (1929), plus Charlie Chaplin’s One AM (1916) and Buster Keaton’s One Week (1920). John Lenehan employs a host of musical styles including Ragtime and Fats Waller to accompany these silent films.

Mon 15 Jul

£12 £10 RGS-IBG members

St George’s Guildhall Endellion Quartet The Ruth Fermoy Memorial Concert

Conductor Richard Balcombe Soloists Graham Bickley and Louise Dearman

7pm

When we talk about human history, we focus on great leaders, mass migration and decisive wars. But how has the Earth itself determined our destiny? How has our planet made us? From the cultivation of the first crops to the founding of modern states, Origins reveals the Earth’s awesome impact on the shape of human civilizations. Talk presented by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) in association with King’s Lynn Festival.

Wed 17 Jul

Songs for a Swingin’ Orchestra

Sun 14 Jul

St George’s Guildhall Talk: Professor Lewis Dartnell Origins How The Earth Made Us

Sat 20 Jul Photo Credit: Dave Talbot KLADAS

Tickets from Corn Exchange Box Office 01553 764864 or www.kingslynnfestival.org.uk

2.30pm

£16 £8 Under 18s Photo Credit: Neil Wilson, KLADAS

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St Nicholas’ Chapel

St George’s Guildhall

London Handel Players

Talk: Professor Robert Winston Manipulating Humans

Telemann Concerto for Flute & Recorder in E minor TWV 52:e1 Vivaldi Concerto for violin & RV 544 Il Proteo o sia il mondo al rovescio Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor BWV 1043 William Herschel Symphony for strings in F minor Vivaldi Flute Concerto ll Gran Mogol in D minor RV 431a Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.4 in G major BWV 1049

Sat 20 Jul 7pm

Robert Winston is Professor of Science and Society, Emeritus Professor of Fertility Studies at Imperial College, member of the House of Lords and Chairman of the Genesis Research Trust. He has had a fascinating career, with more than 300 publications to his name regarding human reproduction.

Wed 24 Jul

£25

7pm

£20

£18

Under 18s 50% off

King’s Lynn Minster St Nicholas’ Chapel

Tasmin Little (violin) and Piers Lane (piano)

New Oxford Consort: Ave Maris Stella

Brahms Sonatensatz Schumann Romance No.1 John Ireland Sonata No.2 in A minor Beethoven Sonata for Violin & Piano Op.47 Kreutzer

Programme includes Anon Ave Maris Stella (plainchant) Bach Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh’ darein Palestrina Viri Galilaei Byrd Viri Galilaei

Leading international violinist Tasmin Little makes a welcome return to the festival, especially as she recently announced she will shortly end her concert career. London-based Australian pianist Piers Lane stands out as an engaging and highly versatile performer.

This programme explores the uses of astronomical symbolism in the Christian faith, the ways in which imagery of the stars & the heavens inspired composers of the 15th & 16th centuries.

Sat 20 Jul 9.30pm

Thu 25 Jul

£12 £7 (if purchased with top price

London Handel Players ticket) £6 Under 18s

7.30pm Photo Credit: Neil Wilson KLADAS

£22 £11 Under 18s

St George’s Guildhall

Corn Exchange

Joe Stilgoe Trio Live

Lesley Garrett and Emma Johnson: The Trio

Joe Stilgoe is an internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and songwriter. His live shows combine virtuosic musicianship and witty interaction with the audience, with the addition of innovative and stylish orchestrations to the most memorable moments in cinematic and jazz history.

A specially devised programme for the soprano voice and its instrumental counterpart, the clarinet, focusing on the natural melody of folk song and of great composers such as Schubert, Handel, Gershwin and Puccini. With pianist Anna Tilbrook.

Sun 21 Jul 7.30pm

£30 (inc. side balconies) £25

Corn Exchange

6 Hands: John Williams, John Etheridge and Gary Ryan After many years of playing together, classical guitarists John Williams and John Etheridge are joined by guitarist and composer Gary Ryan for a colourful and varied programme of solos, duos and trios.

Tue 23 Jul 7.30pm

£30 (inc. side balconies) £25

Tickets from Corn Exchange Box Office 01553 764864 or www.kingslynnfestival.org.uk

Fri 26 Jul 7.30pm

£22 £11 Under 18s

Corn Exchange Royal Philharmonic Orchestra with Amatis Piano Trio Conductor Jamie Phillips Mozart Overture Magic Flute Beethoven Triple Concerto Brahms Symphony No.2 Renowned for its versatility and high standards, the RPO returns to King’s Lynn for a rousing conclusion to the 69th annual festival, performing with the outstanding Amatis Piano Trio.

Sat 27 Jul 7.30pm

£38 (inc. side balconies) £32 17


Thu 18 Jul

Comedy Club

That’ll Be The Day

£10 (unallocated seating)

18+

Fairytales and Legends returns to King’s Lynn for its fifth year, this great family event turns the town centre into a land where magic, enchantment and adventure rules supreme!

This event is 18+

Sponsored by

This jam-packed day in King’s Lynn town centre includes a host of craft workshops, fun activities and performances and the really magical thing – it’s all free of charge!

Citroen, SEAT & CUPRA

Visit King’s Lynn Corn Exchange as it turns into Aladdin’s cave with pantomime inspired fun and activities. There will be a range of activities to suit boys and girls aged between 2 and up. For more information visit fairytalesandlegends.co.uk

AS SEEN ON THE ONE SHOW, BBC BREAKFAST, STRICTLY COME DANCING AND THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW F R O M B R I T-AWA R D -W I N N I N G S I N G E R S

The Original King’s Lynn

Prepare for a nostalgia extravaganza as the UK’s No.1 Rock & Roll variety production returns with another brand new show!

Sun 8 Sep

Fleamarket

Featuring a fresh line-up of sensational gold hits, spanning the 50s, 60s & 70s, mixed as always with more side-splitting comedy sketches!

FREE

With an uninterrupted run of over 35 years the Fleamarket attracts buyers and browsers of all ages. Offering a wide and varied range of collectables including old favourites such as postcards, ephemera, coins, badges, books, records and classic toys, there are also traditional small antiques and for the intrepid bargain hunter there is always plenty of bric-abrac to enjoy sifting through. An Antique and Collectors Fair that is not to be missed!

Complete with incredible LIVE music performances, this is a throwback evening of brilliant entertainment that guarantees to have you on your feet and dancing in the aisles before the night is over!

£27

Sat 7 Sep 9am-3pm

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Blake

Blake’s new tour will see them choose music from their favourite movies and musicals and arrange them with their own exclusive harmonies. Songs from all the greats like Morricone, Barry, Bernstein and Bizet will be amongst many that feature in this brand-new tour. Add to this a beautiful backdrop, incredible choirs and some hilarious stories and it all adds up to the perfect night out.

Fri 6 Sep 7.30pm

£26

£1.50 Under 16s FREE

Freckle Productions present

Tabby McTat

Tabby McTat is a cat with the loudest of meee-ews and a best friend with a guitar. Together they sing their favourite songs delighting the crowds, until one day Fred disappears... From the team behind Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales and Zog, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s Tabby McTat is a heart-warming tale of friendship and loyalty interwoven with original songs and a sprinkling of magic. ★★★★ (4.5 stars) A bright and colourful, hour-long stream of story-telling, music, dance and magic’ What’s Worth Seeing

Tue 10 Sep 11am & 4pm

£14.50 Concs £13.50 19

©Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler

Book now, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future. Call the box office on 01553 764864.

Sun 1 Sep 7pm

Fairytales and Legends

Doors 7 pm, Comedy 8 pm

Four comedians from the touring circuit, in a relaxed cabaret setting, live in King’s Lynn. With a great value for money ticket price, the comedy clubs regularly sell out.

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King’s Lynn Corn Exchange


Local Event

Festival Too Fundraiser

KLFM presents Back To The 80s

Kenny Thomas has been wowing soul music fans for 20 years. Ruling the charts and dance floors in the 90’s with classic soul anthems, Kenny had eight top 40 hits and two top 10 albums.

Get ready for West Norfolk’s biggest 80’s party... KLFM style. Loved Whitney Houston, Rick Astley, Duran Duran, and Madonna? Then you’ll LOVE your favourite KLFM DJ’s banging out the best 80s classics all night long. Plus, back by popular demand, THE WILD BOYS – the ultimate live 80s tribute band! AND we’ll do it all in 80s fancy dress - it’s not to be missed! Grab your neon outfits and book your tickets now!

See him up close and personal, performing many of his hits and soul anthems. Kenny wowed almost 10,000 people at Festival Too in 2017 and this is your chance to relive Festival Too’s busiest ever opening night.

Fri 20 Sep 7.30pm-11.30pm

Supported by two of the area’s finest DJ’s Mark Purdy and Mark Stanford.

£11 Tickets must be purchased by 8pm on the night

N P SU SE 22

Sat 14 Sep 7.30pm

Pantomime Dance Auditions

£10 in advance £12.50 on the door

Want to be centre stage in this year’s pantomime? We are looking for talented young dancers (8-17yrs) to be part of the cast. Auditions will be held in King’s Lynn on Sunday 22 September. To register, email auditions@ jordanproductionsltd.co.uk (putting King’s Lynn Aladdin in the subject line) to receive a registration form.

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

Open Day Go behind the scenes at the Corn Exchange! Sell a ticket at Box Office, focus and rig the lights and take part in a sound check. More activities to be confirmed nearer the time. See our website for more information.

Sun 15 Sep 10am-4pm

FREE

Whitney King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

Wed 18 Sep

Comedy Club

Four comedians from the touring circuit, in a relaxed cabaret setting, live in King’s Lynn. With a great value for money ticket price, the comedy clubs regularly sell out. Book now, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future. Call the box office on 01553 764864.

Doors 7 pm, Comedy 8 pm

£10 (unallocated seating)

18+

This event is 18+

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Queen Of The Night Taking us on a magical rollercoaster ride through three decades of classic hits, this award-winning production features a sensational line-up of musicians and artistes, and together with a powerhouse and breathtaking performance in the spirit of Whitney, deliver a show that exceeds expectation on every level.

Thu 26 Sep 7.30pm

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Think Floyd

Studio 19 Studio 19 is celebrating its 5th year in business with another spectacular showcase of what they have to offer. With something for everyone, come along and see for yourself what this fantastic local school has to offer. After their explosive performance last year, Studio 19 will be sure to set the stage alight with this year’s celebration show. Due to growing numbers of students there will be two different shows, if you are supporting a particular student please check with them before booking to ensure you purchase the correct ticket.

Sat 28 Sep Sun 29 Sep 7pm

£17.50

Live In Concert

This extraordinary band, dubbed the Definitive Pink Floyd Experience, are renowned for their stunning celebration of the music of one of the world’s greatest bands. The brand new show for 2019 will feature a complete performance of The Wall as well as the whole range of classic Pink Floyd from Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here and much more. Backed by an impressive laser light show, this exciting production will faithfully recreate all the atmosphere, visual magnitude and musical excellence of Pink Floyd live on stage.

Sun 6 Oct 7.30pm

£26

Ladyboys Of Bangkok A cabaret like no other cabaret performed by girls like no other girls. Featuring 16 of the world’s most beautiful and stunning showgirls... who just happen to be men!!!! Our all new production for 2019 is Bigger and as Glitzy and Glamorous as ever, prepare for a night you’ll talk about for years... laugh and sing your heart out with hundreds of friends you’ve yet to meet!! The Ladyboys Of Bangkok is coming to you with the biggest party in town at the UK’s number 1 cabaret show.

Wed 9 Oct 7.30pm

Big Girls Don’t Cry 10th Anniversary Tour - Celebrating a decade of Big Girls Don’t Cry featuring The East Coast Boys. 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. This is a tribute and is no way affiliated with any original artists/estates/management companies or similar shows.

Fri 4 Oct 7.30pm

£26.50

£25.50 Concs £23.50

Be Bop A Lula The West End hit starring five giants of Rock n Roll - Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury and Buddy Holly. Relive the tours responsible for introducing Rock n Roll to the UK in the company of incredible singers and a band tighter than a pair of your tightest drainpipe trousers. From Cochran’s legendary guitar riffs, Vincent’s menacingly moody stage presence, Fury’s smouldering looks and soaring vocals and Holly’s good-time Rock n Roll, Be Bop a Lula is a real doozer of a stage show.

Thu 10 Oct 7.30pm 12 22

£24.50 Concs £23.50


You Win Again Direct from London’s West End, You Win Again – Celebrating The Music of The Bee Gees. Prepare to experience the distinct sound of one the greatest bands to have ever graced the stage in this unforgettable concert spectacular. Join us for this breathtaking concert spectacular, taking you on a musical journey through all your favourite songs, including: Night Fever, Stayin’ Alive, How Deep is Your Love?, Jive Talkin’, Tragedy, Islands in the Stream and many more! This fabulously authentic production ensures the Gibb brothers’ incredible legacy of classic hit songs is well and truly stayin’ alive.

Fri 11 Oct 7.30pm

Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love The Meat Loaf Story

£26

Carole The Music of Carole King An incredible journey through the music that defined an era telling the story of one of the most successful and admired songwriters in the history of popular music. Featuring songs from the Carole King songbook as well as classics from some of music’s most iconic artists and songwriting partnerships.

Tue 15 Oct 7.30pm This is a tribute show and is no way affiliated with any original artists/estates/management companies or similar shows.

£25

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

Thu 17 Oct

Comedy Club

Four comedians from the touring circuit, in a relaxed cabaret setting, live in King’s Lynn. With a great value for money ticket price, the comedy clubs regularly sell out. Book now, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future. Call the box office on 01553 764864.

Doors 7 pm, Comedy 8 pm

£10 (unallocated seating)

18+

This event is 18+

Sponsored by

Steve Steinman brings you his brand-new production featuring Meat Loaf’s greatest hits with special guest star Lorraine Crosby, the female lead vocalist on Meat Loaf’s Grammy Award winning song and No 1 hit the world over I Would Do Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That).

The show will feature Meat Loaf’s greatest hits of all time including – Anything For Love, Bat Out Of Hell, Paradise By The Dashboard Light, Dead Ringer For Love and many more.

Fri 18 Oct 7.30pm

ABBA Forever The unique Abba look and sound is replicated with an incredible attention to detail as the beautiful lyrics penned by Benny and Bjorn are sung in wonderful harmony by all seven performers on stage. Dynamic non-stop choreography, stunning visuals, top-class musicianship and an all live performance ensures that the ABBA Forever tribute show captivates audiences from the opening refrain to the final sing-along chorus of this two-hour spectacular.

Sat 19 Oct 7.30pm £26 Concs £25 Under 16s £20.50

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The Little Mix Experience

Sing-a-Long-a Grease From the producers of the smash hit Sing-aLong-a Sound of Music. This fully interactive screening of the classic film with on-screen subtitles is “The one that you want”. The host will lead a vocal warm up and show you how to use your free interactive prop bag. It couldn’t be easier or more fun!

Sun 20 Oct 7.30pm

£16.50 Children £12.50

Four hugely talented girls pay tribute to one of the UK’s finest Girl-Bands. With breathtaking dance moves, replica costumes and some of the finest vocals in the UK, this is a high-energy show from beginning to end, packed with all of Little Mix’s greatest hits and suitable for all ages! Featuring songs such as DNA, Wings, Salute, Black Magic, Love Me Like You, Secret Love Song and many, many more.

There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly. I don’t know why she swallowed a fly... But The People’s Theatre Company do! And now you can too as they bring one of the world’s best loved nursery rhymes to life just in time to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Pam Adams’ best selling book! This magical show has been written especially for grown ups to enjoy with their children, so come and relive the delights of this most charming of tales complete with a feast of sing along songs, colourful animal characters and heart warming family fun. It’s the perfect treat for anyone aged 2 to 102! Sing along to the songs at www.ptc.org.uk

Mon 21 Oct 2.30pm

Ian Waite and Vincent Simone

The Ballroom Boys Argentine Tango legend Vincent and King of the Ballroom Ian, will be joined by professional dancers Ksenia Zsikhotska, from Dancing with the Stars Ireland, and Crystal Main, who has toured with shows around the world. On vocals is Olivier award-winning James Lomas, who has played Billy in the smash-hit musical ‘Billy Elliot’ in London’s West End. The night will be packed with dances, songs and loads of banter! Get ready for a high intensity evening of glitz and glamour with Ian & Vincent... THE BALLROOM BOYS!

Tue 22 Oct 7.30pm

Wed 23 Oct 5pm

Kevin Bloody Wilson SOLD OUT!

Thu 24 Oct 7.30pm 14 +

This event is 14+

£13.50 Children £11.50

Charlie Landsborough In 2019, UK Country Music legend Charlie Landsborough plans to retire from touring to concentrate on writing and recording music. Before his retirement Charlie will be embarking on an extended tour of Britain. Known as the UK’s premier country music singer, country music is only one part of his live shows. Charlie’s gigs are a night of beautiful ballads, folk, blues, country, rock n roll, pop, gospel and anthems.

Fri 25 Oct 7.30pm

£55 Rows A & B,

Including Meet & Greet £30 Rows C-X £26 Rows AA–LL & Balcony

£16.50

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Sat 26 Oct 7.30pm

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The biggest and best 60s show on tour returns to King’s Lynn Corn Exchange for one night only. With a brand new production for 2019 celebrating our tenth anniversary. The show with the definite feel good factor will transport you back to that magical decade that was the 1960’s. Hits include Needles and Pins, Silence Is Golden, Storm In A Teacup, Hippy Hippy Shake, Little Children, plus many more. Step back in time to when pop music was at its very best.

£29

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Respect: The Aretha Franklin Songbook RESPECT - The Aretha Franklin Songbook is an amazing live concert that pays tribute to the Queen of Soul! Featuring sensational lead vocals from Cleopatra Higgins, Tanya Edwards and Cleo Stewart accompanied by the Urban Soul Band and Gospel Choir. The two-hour production directed by Racky Plews (Footloose, American Idiot) will take you on an uplifting musical journey as a powerful sermon is delivered throughout celebrating Aretha Franklin’s life and greatest hits including Think, I Say A Little Prayer, Son Of A Preacher Man, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Natural Woman and many more!

Thu 31 Oct 7.30pm 28

£24 Concs £23

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Let the Genie grant your wish and join us for another magical pantomime.

Widow Twankey wants a husband, evil Abanazaar wants the magic lamp, Aladdin wants adventure and Wishee Washee wants a clean vest - can the Genie grant their wishes?

From the team behind last year’s produccon of Sleeping Beauty, we promise you another show jam-packed with all of the essennal pantomime ingredients plus top-class live music, a fabulous cast, dazzling sets and a magic carpet ride through a spectacular adventure!

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ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL

ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL Shakespeare’s Guildhall Trust

Midsummer Night’s Dream Evening

Music Night

The Ella McCready Trio and Springwood High School Big Band present an exciting musical evening. Jazz standards to Folk, Pachelbel’s Cannon to Adele; there’s music for everyone. Ella (winner of the West End Calling Competition) and the Springwood Band (Festival Too regulars) in a fundraiser for Shakespeare’s Guildhall Trust; dedicated to keeping The Guildhall Theatre open for all.

Mon 29 Apr 7.30pm

William Shakespeare wrote Midsummer Night’s Dream in the 1590s during the period he is associated with the Guildhall in King’s Lynn. Join in another exciting Shakespeare’s Guildhall Trust fundraising evening with the King’s Lynn Young Players, guests, magic, fairies, romance and a man with a donkey’s head. For audiences of all ages.

Fri 21 June 7.30pm

£11 Concs £10

‘Please keep the Guildhall Theatre open – the oldest working theatre in the country deserves a new lease of life.’ - Sir Ian McKellen

‘Shakespeare’s Guildhall Trust is a vital step towards ensuring we keep this incredible theatre working. Please support the Trust in its endeavours.’ - Stephen Fry

JGDATA Summer Spectacular 2019

Lynx Theatre and Poetry

Sylvia

Sun 30 Jun

100 years ago women finally got the vote in Britain. One of the great campaigners for this was the artist Sylvia Pankhurst, who has been called “the greatest Englishwoman of the twentieth century”. Sylvia tells her story against a background of 250 slides of her paintings and archive photographs. This “gripping reminder of our own – very recent – past” (TES) is followed by an audience discussion led by Jacqueline Mulhallen, the local author and actress.

Wed 8 May 7.30pm

Dance Identity present

Move Makers

Dance Identity would like to welcome you all to our annual dance show. This year we are putting together a bigger and better show and will include performances by each of the dancers, in their class pieces as well as on their own or in smaller groups as they have the opportunity to audition to choreograph their own pieces. We would love for you to come along and support us in this annual show to see what we have been working on throughout the last year!

Sat 18 May 3.30pm & 7.30pm

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£10 Concs £9

£14 Concs £12

Matinee 3pm, Evening (Double Bill) 7pm

£10 Under 12s £8

3pm – Sorted - Legend of the Magical Hat

7pm – Madness of the Shrew!

The Penguin, An Immaculate Deception

Warthogs School of Wizards and Witches is under an enchanted curse and only the Magical Hat can help with sorting out a solution. Inspired by the popular Harry Potter stories, this musical extravaganza full of songs from the famous band Queen will have you rocking along to the magical end. Performed by SHOOTING Stars (aged 4 to 12 years).

It must be love, but not for Bailey. She’s just trying to finish her A Levels and get to university, but her younger sister Poppy just wants to get a boyfriend for the prom. Can anyone tame the young shrew, or will she forever be wearing the Baggy Trousers? Inspired by William Shakespeare with music from the SKA legends Madness. Performed by MEGA Stars (aged 12 to 16 years)

Jake and Ellwood Blues are still locked up in the state penitentiary, but the head of the Nuns, Sister Mary Stigmata, needs their harmonica to save the missionary. This original new story follows ‘The Penguin’ and her trusty sisters on a musical adventure. Inspired by the hit movie, The Blues Brothers this show will have you singing and dancing as you help the JGDATA SUPERNOVAS on their mission from god.


ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL

How to Book... Dance Wize

In Person

Children

Dance Wize put on their annual dance showcase with a twist! The story of dreams, fears and success told through high energy dance. Pupils from the King’s Lynn and Upwell classes come together for an energetic toe tapping showcase.

Open Monday to Saturday 10 am - 5 pm (Telephone bookings from 9 am - 5 pm) Performance days 10 am - showtime (Telephone bookings from 9 am - showtime) Sunday performances 1 hour prior to show The Corn Exchange is closed on Bank Holidays. (Excluding performance days).

Children are welcome at the Corn Exchange. The Coffee House offers high chairs and baby changing facilities are available in ladies and gents toilets. Babes in arms (under 2yrs) admitted free to shows but must sit on adults lap. All other children require own tickets at full price if no child concessions available at time of booking. Parents/ supervisors are responsible for supervising children in their care at all times.

Dreams In Our Feet

Wed 10 Jul 7pm

£10 Children & OAP’s £8

By Telephone Please call 01553 764864 Tickets can either be held at the box office for collection or posted for a change of £1.

Concessions Where indicated concessions are available for children, senior citizens, registered unemployed, registered disabled and students in full time education. Wheelchair seats will be charged at the lowest standard seat price for that show. Please present proof of eligibility when booking. A carers price is available for all Corn Exchange promoted shows. This is 50% off the top ticket price.

Noise and Chance School of Dance

Kipper Feet Sat 28 Sep 2.30pm & 7.30pm

Online £14 Concs £12

A Ballet based on North End’s Fishing Community, celebrating the highs and lows of Fisher’s End as we knew it. The collection of pieces danced are inspired by Frank Castleton’s poems, well known stories within the yards, photographs, film,

newspaper clippings and the family values of this close-knit community. Come and see King’s Lynn’s roots on our backcloth, you may see a familiar face!

Tickets for Corn Exchange and St George’s Guildhall events are available for purchase online. An administration fee of £1 per transaction applies online (regardless of the number of tickets purchased). Go to: www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk We also have a mobile site for booking tickets on smart phones and tablets. Concessions are available online. Card transactions appear as Alive Leisure on bank statements.

Family and Group Tickets Family tickets must include at least one adult and one child. Some shows have group booking discounts; these are listed in the brochure where applicable.

Why do we charge a venue levy?

Community Cinema Club The King’s Lynn Community Cinema Club is an independent, not-for-profit, organisation set up to cater for film enthusiasts in the area. Day memberships £5 on the door.

Thu 9 May 7.30pm –BlacKkKlansman Thu 13 Jun 7.30pm – Swimming With Men Thu 11 Jul 7.30pm – The Old Man & the Gun Mon 15 Jul 2pm -Stan and Ollie Thu 18 Jul 1pm - First Man Wed 24 Jul 2pm -Colette Thu 8 Aug 7.30pm – Shoplifters Thu 22 Aug 7.30pm – The Producers Thu 12 Sep 7.30pm – Green Book

Our full forthcoming programme can be viewed on our website www.klccc.uk

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On Corn Exchange promoted shows a £1.50 per ticket venue levy is charged and is included in the advertising ticket price. For many incoming productions, the majority of the ticket income is paid to the Production Company or Promoter. The venue levy is entirely retained by the venue. Local events and hirings are excluded from this fee.

Reservations

Gift Vouchers Gift vouchers are available in any denomination and redeemable against any show at the Corn Exchange. Gift vouchers should be treated like cash, we cannot replace lost, stolen or damaged gift vouchers.

Heckling Policy

Reservations must be paid for within 7 days of booking or 24 hours before the performance or event begins, whichever is sooner. Uncollected reservations will be released for resale.

Mindless heckling and swearing at the comedians is not acceptable behaviour and will not be tolerated. Any persons who continue to draw attention to themselves in this manner will be asked to leave. For Comedy Clubs groups of 10+ will be asked to provide a deposit of £50 on the door as a good behaviour bond.

Refunds and Exchanges We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded. Returned tickets will only be offered for resale when the venue is sold out and at a handling charge of £1 per ticket. 35


Booking Information

Booking Information

Corn Exchange Cloakroom

Car Parking

Access (Corn Exchange)

Situated to the left of the foyer, next to the confectionery stand, the Corn Exchange operates a cloakroom. This is a complimentary service, why not use this facility next time you see a show?

Car Parking is plentiful directly opposite on Tuesday Market Place and behind the Corn Exchange. Charges apply 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including Blue Badge holders. A flat fee applies to evening parking. Please check the ticket machine for correct fees and times.

Access throughout the Corn Exchange has been approved by All Clear Designs and includes: • Drop curb at the front of the building • Fully automated outside doors • One level access from front door to wheelchair seating • Backstage, a fully accessible toilet on the ground floor for disabled performers • Lower level box office and bar counters • Baby changing facilities are available • Toilet for people with disabilities • We welcome both seeing and hearing Guide dogs. A bowl of water can be provided. • An infra-red sound enhancement system for the hard-of hearing has been installed for use with or without a hearing aid. Please reserve sets at the time of booking (to be collected from the Box Office prior to the event)

Support Acts

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange Tuesday Market Place, King’s Lynn PE30 1 JW Box Office: 01553 764864 Admin: 01553 765565 Email: cornexchangeadmin@aliveleisure.co.uk www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk

Support acts are regularly used by producers to start a show and ‘warm up’ the audience for the main act. The Corn Exchange does not always know if a support act is being used at the time of printing this brochure. Patrons are therefore advised that support acts may be used at the discretion of the producing management. For further information enquire at the box office on the afternoon of the performance.

Medical Conditions It is the individual’s responsibility to mention at the time of booking if they have any medical issues that may be affected by the show.

• To enhance your safety and comfort we require patrons in wheelchairs to book a designated wheelchair space. • A dedicated row of seats, able to accommodate both wheelchair users and a companion, is integrated whithin the main body of the seating. A maximum of 7 wheelchairs can be accommodated per event at the Corn Exchange. • 2 wheelchairs are available for the use on site - provided by King’s Lynn Mobility Centre. Please inform the Box Office should you require level access or have limited mobility as seats are available for this purpose. • To help us ensure we meet your needs please be aware that the area of the wheelchair space measures 4ft x 3ft (1m 20cm x 90cm) maximum. Should your wheelchair not fit into this space, please contact box office on 01553 764864. LARGE PRINT, AUDIO and BRAILLE brochures are available on request.

Disclaimer The management reserve the right to refuse entry and make any changes to the information contained in this brochure without prior notification, in the event of illness, contractual obligations or any other unavoidable cause. Your attention is brought to the conditions displayed at the box office and on the reverse of tickets.

St George’s Guildhall The St George’s Guildhall Box Office opens 30 mins before performances. At all other times tickets are available from the Corn Exchange Box Office.

Data Protection Act 1998 Alive Leisure will use your information to provide you with tickets for events and information about other events that may interest you. You have the right to ask for your information to be removed from the database at any time and to ask to see a copy of the information held about you and have any inaccuracies corrected.

If you would like to look round the St George’s Guildhall, it is open from 10am - 2pm Tuesday to Friday for visitors. Access: Auditorium accommodates one wheelchair user per performance. Access via stair climber on first come first served basis. Call 01553 764864 for info. Level access through entrance and to the toilets (but neither accessible to wheelchair users). Seeing and hearing dogs welcome. Ramp to Fermoy Gallery.

Useful Contacts For information on all public transport in the borough visit www.west-norfolk.gov.uk. For information on accommodation and restaurants please call the Tourist Information Centre 01553 763044.

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Booking the Corn Exchange for an Event Ticket Agency Did you know we can sell tickets for your event through our box office? Your customers will be able to pay cash or card on our website or by calling in to our box office.

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For more information contact the Corn Exchange Manager on 01553 765565.

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Room Hire @klcornexchange

The venue can offer a range of rooms to hire for meetings and special events, including wedding receptions. Please contact the Corn Exchange Manager on 01553 765565 to discuss your requirements.

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