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KING’S

LYNN CORN EXCHANGE

APR - SEP 2018 Box Office 01553 764864 kingslynncornexchange.co.uk


The all-new E-Class Cabriolet. Open to enjoy. Intelligent technology is a hallmark of the E-Class line-up and the new Cabriolet is no exception. Highlights contributing to a smooth, stress-free journey include a self-guided parking system and autonomous emergency braking. In addition, AIRSCARF neck-level heating and the AIRCAP wind deflector help ensure that top-down motoring is as comfortable as it is exhilarating, even in cooler temperatures. Matching elegant proportions and athletic lines with sporty AMG bodystyling and 19-inch AMG alloy wheels, the new Cabriolet is another eye-catching addition to the E-Class line-up that will turn heads wherever your journey takes you.

Official government fuel consumption figures in mpg (litres per 100km) for the E-Class Cabriolet range: urban 28.3(10.0)47.1(6.0), extra urban 47.9(5.9)-62.8(4.5), combined 37.7(7.5)-56.5(5.0). CO2 emissions 173-131 g/km. Official EU regulated test data are provided for comparison purposes and actual performance will depend on driving style, road conditions and other non-technical factors. Model featured is a Mercedes-Benz E 220 d AMG Line Cabriolet ÂŁ45,320 on-the-road including

optional metallic paint (on-the-road price includes VAT, delivery, 12 months’ Road Fund Licence, number plates, first registration fee and fuel). Specification imagery may show optional features. Prices, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions correct at time of production.

The best or nothing.

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APRIL 4-6 SAT 7 SUN 8 MON 9 THU 12 SAT 14 SUN 15 TUE 17 WED 18 THU 19 FRI 20 SAT 21 SUN 22 TUE 24 WED 25 THU 26 FRI 27 SAT 28

JUNE Lavender Hill Mob P4 Mind Body & Soul P4 White Collar Boxing P4 Horrible Histories P5 Beauty & The Beast P5 KLFM - Nothing But The 90s P5 Addams Family Auditions P6 Circus of Horrors P6 RAF Big Band Concert P6 Comedy Club P7 Joe Lycett SOLD OUT That’ll Be The Day P7 Blake P7 Union J P8 An Audience with Ian Waite & Oti Mabuse P8 Rumours of Fleetwood Mac P8 Shalamar P9 Fleamarket P9

Menopause The Musical P9 Patsy Cline 55th Anniversary P10 The Best Of Wham P10 Remembering Fred P10 Dinosaur World Live P11 Lynn Academy of Dance P12 Psychic Sally P12 The Drifters P12 Thank You For Your Music P13 Dalisio Chaponda P13 Walk Right Back P13 Joe McElderry P14 The Good Old Days of Variety P14 The Dreamboys P14 No1 Soul Club P15 Cinderella P15 Dance Fusion P15 Comedy Club P16

Peppa Pig P16 Son of a Preacher Man P17 RAF In Concert P18 Money For Nothing P18 Barry Steele and Friends P18 Grumpy Old Women P19 OAE P20 Les Musicals P20 Magic of Motown P20 Whitney - Queen of The Night P21 Rhythm of the Dance P21 Mary Duff P21 Comedy Club P22 KLFM - Simply Seventies P22

JULY THU 12 15-28 THU 19

Sweethearts of Swing King’s Lynn Festival Comedy Club

P22 P23-26 P27

AUG SUN 26

MAY THU 3 FRI 4 WED 9 THU 10 12 & 13 TUE 15 WED 16 THU 17 FRI 18 SAT 19 SUN 20 WED 23 THU 24 FRI 25 SAT 26 SUN 27 29 & 30 THU 31

2&3 5-9 SUN 10 FRI 15 SAT 16 SUN 17 MON 18 TUE 19 FRI 22 SAT 23 MON 25 WED 27 THU 28 FRI 29

Fairytales and Legends

P27

SEP SAT 1 SUN 2 SAT 8 SUN 9 TUE 11 THU 13 SUN 16

That’ll Be The Day P27 Pantomime Dance Auditions P28 Abba Forever P28 Open Day P28 G4 P29 Jane McDonald P29 Nathan Carter P29

PANTOMIME 7-31 DEC

Sleeping Beauty

P30&31

ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL 6 APRIL 11-14 APR 21 APR 12 JUN 30 JUN 1 JULY

Community Cinema Club Ronnie Scott’s All Stars KLODS - Avenue Q Dance Identity Street Wize Indian Dance - Krishna JGDATA Summer Spectacular

BOOKING INFORMATION SEATING PLANS

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.

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CONTENTS... WHAT’S ON THIS SUMMER

CONTENTS... what’s on this summer


APRIL

LOCAL EVENT Lavender Hill Mob Theatre Company Present

SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS

WED 4 - FRI 6 APR NIGHTLY 6.30PM, THU & FRI MATINEE 2.30PM £10 / Concs £7.50 / Family 4 £25 Your local, multi-awarding winning, Inclusive Theatre Company is back with their original take on the traditional story. Expect some twists and turns, original songs, surprises and general allround good old-fashioned family entertainment; a perfect treat for the Easter holidays! Registered Charity (1150188), Company Limited By Guarantee (8264851)

MIND BODY AND SOUL SAT 7 APR 10AM – 5PM Free Entry Over 70 Exhibitors featuring: Acupuncture, Aloe Vera, Angels, Aromatherapy, Astrology, Aura Readings, Books, Candles, Chakras, Clairvoyant, Counselling, Crystals, Drums, Fairies, Feng Shui, Gifts, Gongs, Healers, Herbs, Homeopathy, Incense, Jewellery, Massage, Meditation, Mediumship, Music, Skincare, Personal Development, Psychic Art, Psychic Surgery, Reflexology, Reiki, Shiatsu, Spirit Guides and Tarot. Workshops and Lectures with top presenters.

WHITE COLLAR BOXING

In Aid of Scotty’s Little Soldiers SUN 8 APR Boxing starts at 3.30PM £17.50

Launched in 2015, Heroes for 6 Minutes was created to give people with no boxing experience the opportunity to train with a professional boxing coach and then take part in a safe but competitive three round bout at a black tie event in front of their friends and family. All money raised this year will be going to Scotty’s Little Soldiers, a charity dedicated to supporting children and young people who have lost a parent whilst serving in the British Armed Forces. Inspired by the experience of Army widow Nikki Scott following the death of her husband Cpl Lee Scott in Afghanistan in 2009, the charity is currently providing assistance to hundreds of bereaved Forces children around the UK. Tickets available from kara@heroesfor6.com

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APRIL

HORRIBLE HISTORIES

More Best of Barmy Britain

MON 9 APR 2.30PM £14.50 / Child £11.50 / Family 4 £48 We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it’s time to prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring MORE of your favourite characters from our barmy past! This brand new show has never toured before and includes a special new scene featuring wordy Will Shakespeare! Find out why the Romans were revolting! Could you survive the vicious Vikings? Can evil Elizabeth entertain England? Would you party with the Puritans? Clap along with crazy King Charles! Vomit with the vile Victorians and prepare to do battle in the frightful First World War! It’s history with the nasty bits left in! Horrible Histories books are published by Scholastic ltd. Horrible Histories is a trademark of Scholastic inc. and is used under authorisation. All rights reserved. Illustration © Martin Brown.

LOCAL EVENT KLFM presents

NOTHING BUT THE 90s SAT 14 APR 7.30PM – 11.30PM £11 Tickets must be purchased by 8pm on the night

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST THU 12 APR 2PM & 6PM £21.50 / Concs £19.50 / Family 4 £75 / Groups 10+ £1 off, 20+ £2 off

KL.FM bring you another of their incredible listener party nights – this time, it’s the return of Nothing But The 90s. Back for its third year, it’s a night of cheesy pop hits, incredible dance music and live Britpop. DJ sets from KLFM’s Si, Ben Norris and Posh Charles feature, alongside live music from a brilliant Britpop tribute band. To top it off, it’s all in 90s fancy dress! It’s Nothing But The 90s – all night long.

Don’t miss another fun-filled Easter pantomime from the same team behind The Wizard of Oz and Peter Pan. With a star cast, impressive music, energetic dance routines as well as plenty of jokes, slapstick and heaps of audience participation! Our spellbinding pantomime for Easter 2018 tells the story of Beauty who longs for romance and adventure, a bad-mannered Prince who is transformed into a Beast to teach him a lesson and a good Fairy who makes both their dreams come true. Join us during the Easter school holidays for a show filled with spectacular pantomime magic, dazzling production numbers and of course jokes galore for all the family!

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JANUARY

ADDAMS FAMILY AUDITIONS SUN 15 APR 10AM – 5PM Is your child a budding Morticia, Fester, Lurch, Wednesday or Gomez? Do they have the Chill Factor? Brilliant Theatre Arts are very excited to announce their youth production of Addams Family Young@Part is taking place in King’s Lynn in October and they will be holding open auditions for children aged 7-18 years old. These auditions will be run as a workshop with singing, dancing and acting. There is no need to prepare anything. 7-11 year olds will be seen between 10.30am and 1pm (registration from 10am). 12-18 year olds will be seen between 1.30pm and 5pm (registration from 1pm). To request an audition pack please go to www.brillianttheatrearts.co.uk/productions

RAF BIG BAND CONCERT WED 18 APR 7.30PM £16

THE CIRCUS OF HORRORS

Voodoo

TUE 17 APR 7.30PM £26.50 / £23.50 / £19.50 / Concs £23.50 & £20.50 After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo. The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre and fantastic circus acts all woven into a sensational shock, horror story and the darkest of magic. Taking the show to a whole new level, it’s driven by a mainly original soundscape and performed with a forked tongue firmly in each cheek, you’ll certainly Die Laughing.

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The King’s Lynn and District Branch of the Royal Air Forces Association have the pleasure in hosting the Royal Air Force Swing Wing Band, for a night of musical entertainment from one of the RAF’s premiere bands. The eighteen piece big band has established a reputation for excellence in this genre and has performed in not only some of the finest concert halls in the UK but all over the world, most notably opening the Sydney Tattoo in 2010. The Band’s repertoire ranges from all the legendary big band music such as Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Benny Goodman and Buddy Rich, through to more contemporary sounds. The Band includes two fine vocalists, which allows the ensemble to perform some of the finest vocal charts from the big band era.


APRIL

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

18+

THU 19 APR DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM £10 (Unallocated seating) 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. Sponsored by Citroën, SEAT and DS Automobile

THAT’LL BE THE DAY SAT 21 APR 7.30PM £26.50 The UK’s premier Rock & Roll production That’ll Be The Day returns with another chance to see its latest most popular show! Highly acclaimed for its stunning LIVE entertainment value, That’ll Be The Day is an outstanding celebration for all true fans of the golden era of popular music. This latest production features a fantastic lineup of smash hits spanning the 50s, 60s & 70s, plus more side-splitting comic sketches, all performed live on stage!

BLAKE

The Anniversary Tour SUN 22 APR 7.30PM £47.50 (inc meet and greet) £22.50 Brit-Award-winning vocal trio Blake return with a special UK tour, celebrating 10 years together. The show features new songs from their 10th anniversary album including Elgar’s Nimrod, The Beatles’ Here There and Everywhere, Somewhere from West Side Story and the classic Caruso, along with all the band’s popular anthems in powerful three part harmony. Enjoy a spectacular show with video projections, emotive lighting and the boys’ famously off-piste banter. Blake continue to thrill audiences young and old all over the globe; don’t miss them as they celebrate a decade of singing.

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UNION J TUE 24 APR 7.30PM £28.50 / £24 Concs £27 / £22.50 Formed in 2011 Union J are an English boy band consisting of members Josh Cuthbert, JJ Hamblett and Jaymi Hensley. In 2012 the group successfully made it through to the live finals of the ninth series of The X Factor, eventually finishing fourth. They have since released 4 consecutive UK Top Ten Singles (number 6, 8, 9, 2), and two albums Certified GOLD and SILVER.

AN AUDIENCE WITH IAN WAITE & OTI MABUSE

Rhythm of the Night

WED 25 APR 7.30PM £27 / £25 / Concs £1.50 off Meet & Greet tickets £20 Ian and Oti will deliver a night of Latin and Ballroom numbers with high intensity…The Strictly Come Dancing pros will perform a dance showcase spectacular designed to dazzle and wow you. Oti is fondly remembered for her celebrity pairing with Danny Mac where they received a perfect score of 40 in the Samba. Ian is a regular on our screens with the spin off programme It Takes Two on BBC 2. Ian and Oti always push the boundaries of dance to bring the best out of their celebrity partner, with both of them becoming finalist in the hit BBC show. On the night they will dance a mix of Latin and Ballroom, transporting you away to a place of wonderful moments with fun filled entertainment and a close up history of all things related to their life.

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RUMOURS OF FLEETWOOD MAC THU 26 APR 8PM ROWS A-G £35 / ROWS H-LL & BALCONY £25 Rumours of Fleetwood Mac, the world’s finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac, returns to the stage with a brand new show celebrating 40 years of the iconic Rumours album.  Encompassing nearly five decades of legendary music and channeling the spirit of Fleetwood Mac at their very best, Rumours of Fleetwood Mac offer a unique opportunity for fans, both old and new, to rediscover the songs and performances that have ensured Fleetwood Mac’s place as one of the most loved bands of all time. Personally endorsed by Fleetwood Mac founding member, Mick Fleetwood, Rumours of Fleetwood Mac is the ultimate tribute to one of rock and roll’s most remarkable groups.

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APRIL / MAY

SHALAMAR & SPECIAL GUEST SUPPORT Friends - 35th Anniversary Tour FRI 27 APR 7.30PM £57.50 (inc. meet and greet) £36 Featuring Howard Hewett, Carolyn Griffey, Jeffrey Daniel and their amazing band that will make you feel good. With guest support Simon Chiverton. As Shalamar, Howard Hewitt and Jeffrey Daniel sold over 25 million records worldwide and collected no less than 100 gold, silver and platinum awards. They always whip the crowd into a frenzy with classics such as A Night To Remember, I Can Make You Feel Good, Friends, Make That Move, There It Is and I Owe You One. Howard and Jeffrey, together with Carolyn Griffey – the daughter of Solar Records founder Dick Griffey, bring an exciting blend of funk, disco and soul to every live show. One of the most powerful and energetic acts on the circuit today. Last chance to see this award winning show!

The Original King’s Lynn

FLEAMARKET

SAT 28 APR 9AM – 3PM £1.50 / Under 16s 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-a brac to enjoy sifting through. An Antique and Collectors Fair that is not to be missed!

MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL

16+

THU 3 MAY 7.30PM £29 Cheryl Fergison (EastEnders), Maureen Nolan (The Nolans), Rebecca Wheatley (Casualty) and Hilary O’Neil (ITV’s Copy Cats) star in the hysterical comedy Menopause The Musical. Packed full of one-liners about hot flushes and memory loss backed by an instantly recognisable soundtrack of comedy parody versions of pop classics, the all-female cast make fun of their woeful lives experiencing “The Change”, forgetfulness, mood swings, wrinkles, night sweats and chocolate binges. Book now for the ultimate girl’s night out!

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MAY

JANUARY

PATSY CLINE & FRIENDS Tribute Concert to Patsy Cline, Hank Williams and Jim Reeves FRI 4 MAY 7.30PM £18.50 / Concs £17.50 It is 55 years since losing Patsy Cline, with all the wonderful recordings she left behind this will be an evening to celebrate the power of her Music! The Velvet Country voice of Patsy Cline caught the imagination of Sue Lowry, who has been a lifelong fan of Patsy Cline and Country Music. Sue will be joined by Marc Robinson and Lee Davidge and together they will perform the iconic songs from the legends Patsy Cline, Hank Williams and Jim Reeves.

REMEMBERING FRED THU 10 MAY 7.30PM £44 / £39

THE BEST OF WHAM WED 9 MAY 7.30PM £25 / Groups 10+ £22 A fantastic new show featuring the best of George, Andrew, Pepsi and Shirlie with sensational vocals, choreography, costumes and an awesome live band. Can it really be 37 years since George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley formed one of the most enduring pop groups of the 80s? In four short years WHAM! sold more than 28 million records, topping the charts with three albums, four number one singles and eleven top ten hits. They featured in the Live Aid concert of 1985 and were the first western pop group to ever tour in China. Their impact and influence on the 80s era and music today really cannot be over emphasised. The Best of WHAM! Show includes all those hits, a few B side favourites and a couple of early George Michael bonus songs. This fun-loving, vibrant, megamix tribute to the pop sensation of the 80s will be loved by Young Guns of all ages, so come along to the Club Tropicana (*Sorry. Drinks not free.)

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Remembering Fred is an evening of song and dance celebrating the legacy of Hollywood icon Fred Astaire. Starring Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara. Backed by a full supporting cast of dancers, live band and singers, this new Remembering Fred tour will feature new songs, new dances and a new look.

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‘GREAT FUN.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

FOR ALL AGES.’

WHAT’S GOOD TO DO

DINOSAUR WORLD LIVE

A Brand New Dino-Mite Adventure! SAT 12 & SUN 13 MAY SAT 11AM & 2PM SUN 11AM & 2PM £14 / GROUPS 10+ £10

3+

Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World in this interactive new show for all the family. Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs. Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child’s favourite flesh-eating giant, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Triceratops, Giraffatitan, Microraptor and Segnosaurus!

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LYNN ACADEMY OF DANCE

Act One – New Beginnings

TUE 15 MAY 7.30PM £14 / OAP & Children £12.50 Lynn Academy of Dance and Song invites you to join us for ‘Act One New Beginnings.’ Presenting a showcase of song and dance, packed full of creative routines, this is a production not to be missed. Our spectacular debut show promises an evening bursting with excitement, energy and enthusiasm. Our talented pupils will not disappoint and early booking is advised.

PSYCHIC SALLY

10th Anniversary Tour WED 16 MAY 7.30PM £25.50 World renowned psychic, television and theatre star and the UK’s favourite award winning medium Sally Morgan is back and better than ever with her phenomenal interactive stage show. This is a unique evening not to be missed. Book your tickets now to see this phenomenal psychic in action. The show is investigational and for the purpose ofentertainment.

THE DRIFTERS THU 17 MAY 7.30PM £25.50 / Concs £23.50 The Drifters are back on the road in the UK performing the classic hits from the last six decades. There have been over 65 vocalists in the group’s incredible 59-year history and in this tour, the current line up pay homage to the former members of this line up, including icons such as Clyde McPhatter, Rudy Lewis, Ben E King and Johnny Moore. Hits include You’re More Than A Number, Come on Over to My Place, Up On The Roof, Under the Boardwalk, Kissin In The Back Row, On Broadway, Down On The Beach, Hello Happiness, Save The Last Dance For Me and many more.

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MAY

DALISO CHAPONDA

14+

What The African Said SAT 19 MAY 8PM £16.50

THANK YOU FOR THE MUSIC

The Tribute to ABBA FRI 18 MAY 7.30PM £24.50 / Concs £23.50

Britain’s Got Talent and Amanda Holden’s golden buzzer act comedian Daliso Chaponda is on his debut stand up tour, What The African Said. Daliso has lived in countries where the press is not allowed to criticize the government, and in others with no libel laws where they can say anything. He has been both a journalist and a jaded newsreader. He is the perfect comedian to discuss what the media has become, which he does in his hilarious new show. The show is about recent news, old news, fake news, and stories that were never quite but were ALMOST news.

This international smash-hit tribute show brings all of ABBA’s number one hits to the stage in a production like no other. The hugely popular show, combines the unmistakable harmonies, colourful costumes, and dazzling performances by an all-star cast that’ll have you thanking ABBA for the music again and again! Record-breaking movies, smash-hit West End musicals, chart-topping albums and singles – ABBA’s incredible legacy now lives on in concert with this all-new spectacular show. ABBA HITS: Waterloo, Dancing Queen, Super Trouper, Mamma Mia, Knowing Me, Knowing You, Gimme,Gimme, Gimme, The Winner Takes It All, Thank You for the Music, Take A Chance on Me, Honey Honey and Ring Ring.

WALK RIGHT BACK SUN 20 MAY 7.30PM £23 From the producers of That’ll Be The Day. Walk Right Back 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. Follow the brothers rise from humble country beginnings to the biggest act the world had ever seen, then their inevitable split and decade-long feud, to the magnificent reunion that gave them back to the world, and back to each other.

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JOE McELDERRY WED 23 MAY 7.30PM £26.50 / Row A £75 (inc. meet & greet) Following Joe McElderry’s UK tour playing the lead as Joseph in Bill Kenwright’s production of Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Joe received 5-star acclaim from critics and it also was reported that Joe is probably the best sung Joseph in the shows history! After releasing his 5th album – Saturday Night at the Movies with a successful tour in Summer 2017 and with numerous appearances at The London Palladium - Joe is now embarking on his own concert tour. Joe is excited to bring this all new show to you with his easy wit and charm that has endeared him to all ages from 5 to 95.

THE DREAMBOYS

18+

FRI 25 MAY 8PM £29 / £26

Mark Andrews Award Winning Productions Present

THE GOOD OLD DAYS OF VARIETY

THU 24 MAY 2PM £14.50 / Concs £13.50 / Buy 10 get 11th Free A fabulous brand new show for all ages, taking you back to the great days of Variety entertainment. Starring star of stage, TV, and ITV’s the Comedians - Comedy Legend Duggie Brown. Backed by a full supporting company of singers, hilarious comedy, with special guest star from the Ken Dodd show, musical speciality - the sensational Andy Eastwood, West End singing star Linda Watts and live musicians. A show not to be missed. Bring along a group and join in the fun.

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The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UK’s most famous and successful show of its kind in history. Their breath taking show spectacular has been perfectly created for hen nights, birthday parties and girls nights out with all your friends. With special guest appearances on some of the UK’s biggest TV shows such as The X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent, Celebrity Big Brother, Loose Women, This Morning, Geordie Shore and The Only Way Is Essex, plus massive sell out Worldwide tours. If you’re looking for the very best girls night out in the UK, look no further than these incredible stripping hunks. An action packed 2 hour show from start to finish, these boys will literally have you begging for more.


MAY

KING’S LYNN’S NO1 SOUL CLUB All Dayer SAT 26 MAY 2PM – MIDNIGHT £10 King’s Lynn No 1 Soul Club on behalf of Childrens Charity Reach For A Star, present Soul, Motown and Northeren Soul event featuring a huge mixture of soul music. DJ’s Soul Sam (Wrexham), Martin Topley (Boston), Rob Harris (Nottingham), Derek Smiley (Cambridge), Colin & Julie Shepherd (Hull), Sue Simper and Thomas (Runcton Holme), John Hall, Mick Clark and Zola (King’s Lynn).

CINDERELLA SUN 27 MAY 6.30PM £16 / Child £14 / Family (3) £41.25 (4) £56 Ballet Cymru prides itself on being different and Cinderella will be no exception, with a new music score and creative circus elements, combined with the finest classical dance. Ballet Cymru worked with award winning composer Jack White and Circus Company Citrus Arts to conjure a surprising world of wonder and magic. Featuring choreography by Creative Wales Award winner Darius James, Ballet Cymru bring to life this timeless story using the company’s unique blend of classical technique and storytelling. Cinderella is a co-production between Ballet Cymru and The Riverfront Theatre, in association with Citrus Arts.

DANCE FUSION TUE 29 & WED 30 MAY 7.30PM £10 / Concs £7.50 A variety of dance styles performed by dance students at the College of West Anglia joined by ex-students and their own dance school students leading to a large cast of multitalented performers.

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JANUARY

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

18+

THU 31 MAY DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM £10 (Unallocated seating) 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. Sponsored by Citroën, SEAT and DS Automobile

SATURDAY 2 & SUNDAY 3 JUNE SAT 1PM & 4PM SUN 10AM & 1PM ROWS A & B £20.50 Children over 1 years old £18.50 6-12 months £10.50 ROWS C - LL & BALCONY £17.50 Children over 1 years old £15.50 6-12 months £10.50 / Family 4 £62 16

Peppa Pig and friends are back in the brand new live show Peppa Pig’s Adventure! Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with George and her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe. With lunch-boxes packed and Daddy Pig driving the bus, Peppa and friends are excited about their outdoor adventure, full of games, laughter and live music! The happy campers soon settle down to sleep and listen to the gentle pitter patter of rain. Safe and warm inside their tents the excited group can look forward to morning time, when there will be lots of muddy puddles to play in!

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APRIL

TUESDAY 5 – SATURDAY 9 JUNE TUE 7.30PM WED 2.30PM & 7.30PM THU 2.30PM & 7.30PM FRI 7.30PM SAT 2.30PM & 7.30PM

TUE – THU 7.30PM £30 FRI & SAT 7.30PM £32.50 WED, THU & SAT 2.30PM £26.50 Concessions £1.50 off Groups 1 in 10 go free

Three broken hearts, one Soho hang-out, and the only man who could ever help them… Son of a Preacher Man is the sparklingly funny and sweetly touching new musical by internationallyrenowned writer Warner Brown, featuring the greatest hits of Dusty Springfield including The Look Of Love, I Only Want To Be With You, Spooky and Son Of A Preacher Man.

Starring recording artist Michelle Gayle (Wolfblood, EastEnders, Beauty and the Beast - West End) and Alice Barlow (Hollyoaks, Drifters). Directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood. So you know just what to do with yourself – book your tickets now!

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JUNE

JANUARY

RAF IN CONCERT SUN 10 JUN 7.30PM £16 An evening of uplifting music with the Central Band of the RAF to celebrate the centenary of the Royal Air Force. Featuring Peterborough Male Voice Choir and Peterborough Voices. In support of the RAF Benevolent Fund.

MONEY FOR NOTHING FRI 15 JUN 7.30PM £23.50 Money For Nothing is a tribute to 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 much-loved 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.

BARRY STEELE & FRIENDS

The Roy Orbison Story SAT 16 JUN 7.30PM £23

Stunning audiences across the globe with his uncanny ability to recreate the vocal talents of legend Roy Orbison, Barry Steele is quite simply unmissable as he takes you on this specially produced journey in time as he and his fabulous cast take you on a journey back in time. The production also features songs originally made famous by Chris Isaak, Del Shannon, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, The Spencer Davis Group and The Traveling Wilburys.

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JUNE

GRUMPY OLD WOMEN

To The Rescue

SUN 17 JUN 7.30PM £26.50 Groups 6+ £22.50

Fed up with flogging their guts out and always having to be in charge, the Grumpy Old Women have put their knobbly old feet up in glorious retirement, free at last to practise their extreme colouring-in, ukelele orchestra and novelty fudge-making. But with the world in a bigger mess than ever before, is there anything that can tempt them off their backsides to unleash their superpowers and once more come to the rescue?! Join Jenny Eclair, Dillie Keane and Lizzie Roper for 90 mins of brand new ‘full-fat’, ‘batteries included’ comedy from the mistresses of grump.

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JUNE

JANUARY

ORCHESTRA AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT

THE FAIRY QUEEN: MIDSUMMER, MAGIC AND MAYHEM

MON 18 JUN 6.30PM £4.50 / Under 18s £2.50 / Family ticket (4) £10 It’s the Fairy Queen’s Midsummer Night’s Party and Kirsty and Tim are both excited. They have everything they need except one thing … a date. Join the Orchestra of the Age of the Enlightenment, Soprano Kirsty Hopkins and Bass Timothy Dickenson in an interactive retelling of The Fairy Queen with local primary pupils. Written by Hazel Gould and with new compositions by James Redwood, the story will be told by the singers, OAE musicians and the children themselves. Suitable for the whole family

LES MUSICALS TUE 19 JUN 7.30PM £56.50 (inc. meet and greet) / £24 Les Musicals presents the biggest hit songs from the West End and Broadway in this exhilarating live concert tour. Musical Theatre’s leading men and X Factor stars; Jonathan Ansell (G4 frontman) and Rhydian Roberts join forces for the first time ever to create a dramatic and spine tingling concert. This vocally dynamic evening showcases the 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, Carousel, West Side Story, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, Chess, Rocky Horror Show, We Will Rock You and many more.

MAGIC OF MOTOWN FRI 22 JUN 7.30PM £26.50 / Concs £25.50 Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town! Seen by over a million people, it’s no surprise that the show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history. Prepare yourself for 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits, glittering costume changes, dazzling dance moves and outstanding musicianship in this explosive concert experience. With timeless music of Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, The Supremes, The Four Tops, Jackson 5, Smokey Robinson and more. This breath-taking 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, Heatwave and many more.

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WHITNEY

Queen of the Night SAT 23 JUN 7.30PM £24.50 / Concs £23.50 A stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. This award winning production features a sensational line-up of musicians and artistes, and together with a powerhouse and breath-taking performance in the spirit of Whitney, deliver a show that exceeds expectation on every level. Taking us on a magical rollercoaster ride through three decades of classic hits that include, I Wanna Dance With Somebody, One Moment In Time, I’m Every Woman, My Love is Your Love, So Emotional Baby, Run to You, Saving All My Love, I will Always Love You, and many more, this show beautifully remembers the most highly awarded female artiste in the world ever!

MARY DUFF WED 27 JUN 7.30PM £23.50 As time goes by Mary Duff’s career seems to go from strength to strength, and as the salutations and success continue to roll in for the genuinely charismatic and warm Irish singer, there seems little sign of the celebrated triumphs slowing down. Mary will tour with regular special guest Jordan Mogey a young man with an incredibly mature singing voice.

RHYTHM OF THE DANCE MON 25 JUN 7.30PM £24 This stunning Irish spectacular that is Rhythm of the Dance, a fully live show that celebrates Irish culture through music and dance, featuring world champion dancers, a traditional Irish band, singers, a most gifted cast who have been wowing audiences all over the world since 1999. Internationally rated as one of the most popular and successful Irish Step Dance shows on tour, by critics, audiences, and millions of fans around the world.

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JUNE / JULY

JANUARY

LOCAL EVENT KLFM presents

SIMPLY SEVENTIES FRI 29 JUN 7.30PM – 11.30PM £11 Tickets must be purchased by 8pm on the night

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

KLFM and its brand new sister station KLFM 70s are taking you back… Way back. It’s KLFM’s Simply 70s. All the best music from a fantastic decade in music. Disco, funk and soul, rock – we’ll have it all with DJ sets from the KLFM presenters Simon Rowe, Ben Norris and Posh Charles. Add in live music playing you amazing 70s hits and it’s the ultimate 70s party night – KLFM’s Simply 70s!

18+

THU 28 JUN DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM £10 (Unallocated seating) 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. Sponsored by

AND

Simply PRESENTS

Seventies

Citroën, SEAT and DS Automobile

rts a e h t e e Sw ing of Sw A charity event in aid of The Poppy Appeal

Featuring THE JONATHAN WYATT BIG BAND accompanied by

The Moonglow Sisters, Stephen & Paul Amer

“Crooners, Forces Sweethearts and Bandleaders”

A Tribute to the Big Bands, Singers and Entertainers who helped win WWI and WWII

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SWEETHEARTS OF SWING

Charity Night

THU 12 JUL 7.30PM £20 Sweethearts of Swing celebrates the entertainers of WWI & WWII with nostalgic music, singers and big bands, who maintained morale during both world wars. The show reminds us of the role that legendary entertainers such as The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Andrew Sisters, Flanagan & Allen, Vera Lynn, Max Miller amongst others, who played to help “Win the Wars.” This fantastic concert commemorating WWI Centenary takes you down “Memory Lane” with singers Stephen and Paul Amer and harmony singers The Moonglow Sisters.

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15-28 JULY Classical / Choral / Recitals / Jazz Folk / Talks / Exhibitions / Films

Priority Booking for Patrons from 3 April and Friends from 9 April. Public Booking opens Monday 23 April. The 68th King’s Lynn Festival of music and the arts promises an exciting, packed programme of top quality performances in the town’s beautiful historic venues. To receive a free brochure or to join the Festival’s membership scheme call 01553 767557 or register online at www.kingslynnfestival.org.uk All details correct at time of printing.

SUNDAY 15 JULY 7.30pm

Corn Exchange £40 The world-famous Hallé orchestra presents a celebratory programme of popular classics including Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, Copland’s Billy The Kid suite, Bernstein’s On the Town and Three Dance Episodes, and Vaughan Williams’ Norfolk Rhapsody No.1. Conductor Stephen Bell. Soloist Joseph Moog (piano).

“Moog is already among the most brilliant of pianists” – Gramophone

“Immaculate… exceptional” – The Guardian

MONDAY 16 JULY 8.00pm

LOS PACAMINOS St George’s Guildhall £22, under 18s £11 One of the UK’s most popular touring bands, Los Pacaminos play the very best in Tex Mex Border music from The Texas Tornadoes and Ry Cooder to Los Lobos and even Roy Orbsion. Six of the best musicians in the business including 1980’s idol Paul Young.

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KING’S LYNN FESTIVAL

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KING’S LYNN FESTIVAL

JANUARY

TUESDAY 17 JULY 6.15pm

WILL MILLARD: THE OLD MAN AND THE SAND EEL St George’s Guildhall £12, RGS-IBG members and under 18s £10 Broadcaster, author and adventurer Will Millard talks about his quest across Britain, armed with his late grandad’s fishing encyclopaedia, to catch some of the great forgotten fish species, hidden deep in our lost waterways. Talk presented by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) in association with King’s Lynn Festival

Corn Exchange £30 The finale of Strictly Come Dancing finalist Giovanni Pernice’s 56-date national tour comes to King’s Lynn Festival in partnership with Alive Leisure. Born to Win is a spectacular show featuring seven world-class professional dancers. Limited spaces on pre-show Dance masterclass available for £20 to show ticket holders only.

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CRAIG OGDEN & JACQUI DANKWORTH St George’s Guildhall £22, under 18s £11 A collaboration between two artists from different musical worlds, this is an evening of diverse and intimate songs including I Do It For Your Love, Crazy, Moon River and How Do You Keep the Music Playing together with some popular, classic virtuoso guitar solos.

SATURDAY 21 JULY 3.30pm

WEDNESDAY 18 JULY 7.30pm

GIOVANNI PERNICE: BORN TO WIN

FRIDAY 20 JULY 8.00pm

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SUZANNAH LIPSCOMB: WITCHCRAFT St George’s Guildhall £15, under 18s £7.50 Dr Suzannah Lipscomb is an historian, author, broadcaster, accomplished speaker and awardwinning academic. Following a Channel 5 series and the release of her latest book, Suzannah Lipscomb provides a fascinating insight into a dark period of European history, in this illustrated talk.


KING’S LYNN FESTIVAL

TUESDAY 24 JULY 7.30pm

CHIAROSCURO QUARTET St George’s Guildhall £20, under 18s £10 This international quartet’s unique sound is highlyacclaimed by audiences and critics all over Europe. The concert, dedicated to the memory of Festival founder, Ruth Lady Fermoy, will feature Haydn’s “The Joke” and No.1 String Quartets by Beethoven and Mendelssohn.

SUNDAY 22 JULY 7.30pm

BBC BIG BAND

WITH SPECIAL GUEST

CLAIRE MARTIN

Corn Exchange £25, under 18s £12.50 Internationally acclaimed BBC Big Band, conductor Barry Forgie and award-winning vocalist, Claire Martin OBE, celebrate the music of the greatest Big Bands and Jazz Divas of the twentieth century. Includes music by Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Benny Goodman.

MONDAY 23 JULY 8.00pm

WEDNESDAY 25 JULY 4.00pm & 8.00pm

ALISTAIR McGOWAN: INTRODUCTIONS TO CLASSICAL PIANO

St George’s Guildhall 4.00pm: £13, under 18s £6.50 8.00pm: £18, under 18s £9

St George’s Guildhall £20 Alistair McGowan premieres a new show of beautiful piano pieces by composers including Gershwin, Satie and Schubert, punctuated with a little history of each piece, the composer, his own connection to the music, and a sprinkling of impressions.

ANDREW GRAHAM-DIXON Offer: Buy tickets for both talks for £28, under 18s £14 Leading art critic, writer and arts television presenter for more than 20 years, Andrew Graham-Dixon returns to the Festival for an hour-long afternoon talk: Rome Unpacked and a full length evening talk: Reflections on the Royal Collection, in his refreshingly informal style.

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JANUARY

FRIDAY 27 JULY 8.00pm

EDDI READER St George’s Guildhall £22, under 18s £11 A powerful figure in contemporary British folk music, known for her time with Fairground Attraction and an enduring solo career, Reader’s acclaimed live performances feature meltingly true vocals and a genuine connection with the audience.

THURSDAY 26 JULY 7.30pm

VLADIMIR & ANTON St George’s Guildhall £20, under 18s £10 The Slovakian siblings’ evening of virtuoso violins in joyful harmony and thrilling duels feature traditional chamber music by Vivaldi, Bach and Shostakovich and their own arrangements of some well-known songs. Accompanied by pianist Adam Kuruc.

“Brilliant… convincing performance” – The Telegraph

“Zdunik is one of today’s leading young cellists” – Classic FM SATURDAY 28 JULY 7.30pm

BOURNEMOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Corn Exchange £40 Conducted by Victor Aviat and featuring soloist Marcin Zdunik (cello) this is a celebration of three of Tchaikovsky’s most iconic works, inspired by Shakespeare and Mozart, and concluding with his striking Fifth Symphony.

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JULY / AUGUST / SEPTEMBER

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

18+

THU 19 JUL DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM £10 (Unallocated seating) 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 Sponsored by Citroën, SEAT and DS Automobile

FAIRYTALES AND LEGENDS SUN 26 AUG Fairytales and Legends returns to King’s Lynn for its fourth year, this great family event turns the town centre into a land where magic, enchantment and adventure rules supreme! 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! There will be a range of activities to suit boys and girls aged between 2 and up. For more information visit vancouverquarter.com

THAT’LL BE THE DAY SAT 1 SEP 7.30PM £26.50 Back by ever-growing popular demand, get ready to party as the UK’s favourite Rock & Roll variety production returns with another brand new show! Featuring incredible live music performances, this hugely entertaining Rock & Roll spectacular blends classic gold hits from the 50s, 60s & 70s, with bags of hilarious comedy! Celebrating an entire era of timeless nostalgia, the production is well known for its ability to make audiences return time and time again for a new experience. Now in its 33rd year of consecutive touring of national touring, That’ll Be The Day is living proof that Rock & Roll will never die!

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SEPTEMBER

JANUARY

ABBA FOREVER SAT 8 SEP 7.30PM £23.50 / Concs £21.50 / Children £19 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 six performers on stage. Dynamic non-stop choreography, stunning visuals, top-class musicianship and an ALL-LIVE performance ensures that the Tribute to ABBA Forever Show captivates audiences from the opening refrain to the final sing-along chorus of this two-hour spectacular.

PANTOMIME DANCE AUDITIONS SUN 2 SEP Want to be centre stage in this year’s pantomime? We are looking for talented young dancers (8-18yrs) to be part of the cast. Auditions will be held in King’s Lynn on Sunday 2nd September. To register, email auditions@ jordanproductionsltd.co.uk (putting King’s Lynn Sleeping Beauty in the subject line) to receive a registration form.

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

OPEN DAY SUN 9 SEP 10AM – 2PM FREE ADMISSION 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. Plus there will be Pantomime themed activities, face painting and much more. More activities to be confirmed nearer the time. See our website for more information.

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G4 TUE 11 SEP 7.30PM £76.50 (Inc. meet and greet) / £29 The UK’s No.1 classical vocal harmony quartet are back with another exhilarating tour - G4 LIVE! Having exploded into the industry and the public’s hearts back in 2004 on the first series of the X-Factor, G4 continue to blow people away, year after year, with their unique style and impactful harmonic vocals, which are incomparable to any other. They have to be heard live to truly appreciate the power and passion of their voices! Enjoy their classic hits of Bohemian Rhapsody, My Way, Nessun Dorma and Creep plus recent heart-stopping tracks from their latest G4 LOVE SONGS album as they and their live band leave audiences screaming for more night after night.

JANE McDONALD

Celebrate 20 Years THU 13 SEP 7.30PM £36 / £31

One of the nation’s most loved entertainers came to our screens 20 years ago in the program The Cruise. Since then Jane has appeared as Grizabella in Cats and stared in many TV shows such as Loose Women, Star for a Night and Cruising with Jane McDonald. As a singer Jane has released platinum selling albums and toured with her own show, each year better than the last and this year is no exception. A phenomenal singer with her stunning band and knock out production will bring audiences to their feet on this evening of music and laughter.

NATHAN CARTER AND HIS BAND SUN 16 SEP, 7.30PM £29.50 Nathan Carter is one of the biggest names on the Irish music scene and is fast becoming a big name all over the UK. Nathan performs an array of original songs and covers which show the tone and range of his vocal ability which, on occasion emotes clearly his own passion for the songs and what being Irish means to him. Since his appearance on BBC 1’s The One Show back in August, his profile on this side of the Irish Sea has grown immeasurably. Nathan is an expert accordion player so you can expect a bit of hand clapping, foot tapping hooley as well and this friendly and good looking young man will perform a superbly entertaining show that will make you want to see him again.

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ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL

ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL 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 members £5 on the door. Our full forthcoming programme can be viewed on our website www.klccc.uk

LOCAL EVENT KLODS Present

THU 5 APRIL 7.30PM – Hotel Salvation THU 26 APRIL 7.30PM – My Life as a Courgette THU 10 MAY 7.30PM – The Party THU 14 JUNE 7.30PM – All About Eve THU 12 JULY 7.30PM – The Big Sick THU 9 AUG 7.30PM – Lucky THU 23 AUG 7.30PM – The Women’s Balcony

WED 11 - SAT 14 APR 7.30PM £14

St George’s Guildhall presents

AVENUE Q

14+

This laugh out loud musical tells the timeless story of a recent college graduate named Princeton who moves into a shabby New York Apartment all the way out on Avenue Q. He soon discovers that although the residents seem nice its clear that this is no ordinary neighbourhood. Together, Princeton and his new found friends struggle to find jobs, dates, and their ever-elusive purpose in life. This is a show with adult humour and lively catchy songs and of course not to mention puppets. Music/Lyrics by Ropert Lopez/Jeff Marx Book by Jeff Whitty Based on original concept by Robert Lopez/Jeff Marx Animation design by Robert Lopez

DANCE IDENTITY

THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK FRI 6 APR 7.30PM £22 / Under 18’s £11 Direct from London’s world-famous jazz club, The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars take to the stage to explore the music of ‘The Great American Songbook’. With a combination of narration, archive photos and world-class jazz, The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars, guide you through a selection of most important and influential American popular music and jazz standards from the early 20th century. Hosted and performed by the award-winning Ronnie Scott’s All Stars, led by the Club’s Musical Director, this is a unique evening celebrating the best of Ronnie Scott’s and is a must for any music fan.

SAT 21 APR 3.30PM & 7.30PM £10 / Under 13’s £8 Join Dance Identity as they present their yearly show. Centre Stage will showcase the latest work from the students in their classes as well as them having the opportunity to show you their own pieces in solos, duets and small group dances. Showcasing a variety of dance styles and a great bunch of children with an amazing talent. So come along and show your support to a local dance school who are excited to show you what they have worked so hard on for the last year. 

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ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL

JANUARY

LOCAL EVENT John Giller Drama and Theatre Academy Present

JGDATA SUMMER SPECTACULAR 2018

SUN 1 JUL MATINEE 3PM, EVENING (DOUBLE BILL) 7PM £9.50 / Children £7.50 Both Shows £16 / Children £12 3PM – SPACE TOURS – THE LOST DROID

STREETWIZE TUE 12 JUN 7PM £10 / Children and OAP £8 Taking to the stage for their annual showcase Dance Wize are ready to wow again! Joined on stage by special guests they cannot wait to entertain you!

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, cadets from the rebel alliance were sent on a mission to protect the planet Anathian, but now there’s a problem and they need to find the answer hidden in a droid. Join this band of heroic adventurers in this space musical. (SHOOTING Stars students are aged from 4 years to 12 years)

7PM – THE SISTERS

INDIAN DANCE - KRISHNA

Dark and mysterious things are happening in town, so when a family move in to their new home, little did they realise they had fallen into a vampire’s lair. (MEGA Stars students are aged from 12 years to 17 years)

SAT 30 JUN 6.30PM £7.50 / Children Under 12 £5

MUM I’M ‘ERE

Lord Krishna is the embodiment of love and divine joy, that destroys pain and sin. Krishna is an instigator of all forms of knowledge and born to establish the religion of love, where love and devotion finds a beautiful expression of endless eternity. The students of Taal-Rasa-Bhava Dance Academy are going to present a dance drama on the life of Lord Krishna to portray this devotional love in various forms, through the form of Indian Classical Dance called Bharatanatyam. This is a very popular dance form, originally from Southern India, time and again known for its graceful and sulphurous postures and rhythmic appeal.

Sophie is about to open her very own fish and chip shop in the seaside town of Hunstanton, and has invited three of her father’s old flames to the grand opening in the hope that one of them is her long lost mother. This all new musical is based on the ABBA hit music Mamma Mia! With a completely new and original story and songs (SUPERNOVAS are an adult group aged from 18 years and over)

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How to book IN PERSON

CHILDREN

Open Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm (Telephone bookings from 9am - 5pm) Performance days 10am - showtime (Telephone bookings from 9am - 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 adult’s 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.

BY TELEPHONE Please call 01553 764864. Tickets can either be held at the box office for collection or posted for a charge of £1. We no longer accept cheques.

ONLINE 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.

WHY DO WE CHARGE A VENUE LEVY? On Corn Exchange promoted shows a £1.50 per ticket venue levy is charged and is included in the advertised 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 fees.

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.

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.

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 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.

REFUNDS AND EXCHANGES

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.

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.

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BOOKING INFORMATION

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BOOKING INFORMATION

BOOKING INFORMATION

Your visit

CORN EXCHANGE CLOAKROOM 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?

SUPPORT ACTS 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.

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

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.

DISCLAIMER The management reserves 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.

DATA PROTECTION ACT 1998

ST GEORGE’S GUILDHALL

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. To ask to see a copy of the information held about you and have any inaccuracies corrected.

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. 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 toilets (but neither accessible to wheelchair users). Seeing and hearing dogs welcome. Ramp to Fermoy Gallery. The Guildhall Complex , 29 King Street, King’s Lynn, PE30 1HA.

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 INFORMATION ACCESS (CORN EXCHANGE) 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 door • 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) • 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 within 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 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 • Scooters not permitted in the auditorium

LARGE PRINT, AUDIO and Braille brochures are available on request

THE CORN EXCHANGE FOR YOUR EVENT TICKET AGENCY Did you know we can sell tickets for your event through our box office? Your customers will be able to pay by cash or card on our website or by calling in to our box office. For more information contact the Corn Exchange Manager on 01553 765565.

ROOM HIRE 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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THURSAY 11 OCTOBER

SATURDAY 2 & SUNDAY 3 JUNE SAT 1PM & 4PM SUN 10AM & 1PM ROWS A & B £20.50 Over 12 months £18.50 6-12 months £10.50 ROWS C - LL & BALCONY £17.50 Over 12 months £15.50 6-12 months £10.50 / Family 4 £62

Peppa Pig, George and their friends love having fun outside, especially when it’s an adventure – with tents! And muddy puddles! Enjoy this new live stage show with a brand new story, loads of songs and heaps of fun.

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King's Lynn Corn Exchange Summer Brochure, April - September 2018

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King's Lynn Corn Exchange Summer Brochure, April - September 2018

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