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LYNN CORN EXCHANGE

JAN - APR 2017 Box Office 01553 764864 kingslynncornexchange.co.uk


Introducing The New E-Class. Masterpiece of intelligence.

JUST A FEW HIGHLIGHTS

LATEST NEWS

King’s Lynn Mart 2017 FRIDAY 3 FEBRUARY

The Noise Next Door

Please allow extra time for parking if coming to shows between 11 - 26 February due to the King’s Lynn Mart being in town. The Tuesday Market Place and Common Staithe Quay car parks will both be unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience.

TUESDAY 7 & WEDNESDAY 8 MARCH

Room On The Broom

The new E-Class Saloon is engineered to deliver more comfort, more efficiency and a more connected drive than ever before. With a wealth of advanced technology on offer, the new E-Class Saloon represents the next step along the road to autonomous driving. The technical innovations enable comfortable, safe driving on a new level plus a new dimension in driver assistance, along with infotainment and control systems offering an all new experience and elements never seen before.

WEDNESDAY 15 – SUNDAY 19 MARCH

Peter Pan On Ice

CHRISTMAS PRESENT IDEAS Looking for the perfect present? Why not grab some of our Corn Exchange Gift Vouchers and give someone you love the perfect night out? Available in any denomination and redeemable against any show.

The perfect gift!

Contact Mercedes-Benz of Kings Lynn today to arrange a test drive. Official government fuel consumption figures in mpg (litres per 100km) for the new E-Class Saloon range: urban 44.1(6.4)-65.7(4.3), extra urban 61.4(4.6)-78.5(3.6), combined 54.3(5.2)-72.4(3.9). CO2 emissions 144-102 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.

TUESDAY 18 APRIL

Omid Djalili

Model featured is a new Mercedes-Benz E 220 d SE Saloon. Specification imagery may show optional features. Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions correct at time of print.

MONDAY 24 & TUESDAY 25 APRIL The best or nothing.

Mercedes-Benz of Kings Lynn Beveridge Way, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4NB 01553 777307 www.mercedes-benzofkingslynn.co.uk

Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story

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CONTENTS...

what’s on this spring JANUARY THU 12 SUN 15 WED 18 19&20 SAT 21 SUN 22 THU 26 FRI 27 SAT 28 SUN 29

Comedy Club P7 Norfolk Wedding Festival P7 Russell Howard P7 Jim Davidson P8 Fleamarket P8 A.L Team Live! P9 Elkie Brooks P9 Let’s Twist Again P10 King’s Lynn No.1 Soul Club P10 Norfolk Symphony Orchestra P10

FEBRUARY FRI 3 SAT 4 THU 9 FRI 10 TUE 14 WED 15 FRI 17 SAT 18 SUN 19 THU 23 FRI 24 SAT 25 TUE 28

The Noise Next Door P11 Puppetry of the Penis P11 Smokie P12 Some Guys Have All The Luck P12 The Classic Rock Show P13 Cirque Du Hilarious P13 You Win Again P14 The Elvis Years P14 T.Rextasy P14 Comedy Club P15 Rumours of Fleetwood Mac P15 Jon Richardson P15 A Matter of Impression P16

MARCH SAT 4 SUN 5 7 & 8 FRI 10 SAT 11 15-19 TUE 21 WED 22 THU 23 FRI 24

Menopause The Musical La Boheme Room On The Broom Arrival - The Hits of Abba Stand By Me Peter Pan On Ice Schools Make Music Stewart Lee Comedy Club Money For Nothing

P16 P17 P18 P19 P19 P20&21 P22 P22 P22 P23

SAT 25 SUN 26 THU 30 FRI 31

The Illegal Eagles Seven Drunken Nights Ultimate Bowie ELO Experience

APRIL MON 3 THU 6 FRI 7 8&9 TUE 11 WED 12 14&15 TUE 18 WED 19 THU 20 FRI 21 SAT 22 SUN 23 24&25 THU 27 FRI 28 SAT 29

Champions of Magic P24 The Wizard of Oz P25 The Searchers P25 Mind, Body & Spirit Festival P25 Mr Bloom’s Nursery Live! P26 Naomi’s Wild and Scary P26 Babes In The Wood P26 Omid Djalili P27 Comedy Club P27 Al Murray P27 Iconic P28 That’ll Be The Day P28 Pasha P28 Buddy P29 Creed’s Cross P30 Andy Parsons P30 Justin’s Party P30

NOW BOOKING SAT 13 MAY Sing-a-long-a-Dirty Dancing TUE 16 MAY Remembering Fred FRI 2 JUNE Ian Waite & Natalie Lowe

P31 P31 P31

KING’S LYNN ARTS CENTRE 28 JAN 1-4 FEB 16-18 MAR 19-22 APR

Indian Dance P32 The Mikado P32 Goodnight Mister Tom P33 Hairspray P33

KING’S LYNN FESTIVAL JAN-APR

All Year Round Programme

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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P23 P23 P24 P24

P34 P35-37 P38

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JANUARY

JANUARY

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

18+

THU 12 JAN DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM £9.50 (Unallocated seating) Four hilarious comedians from the touring circuit, live in King’s Lynn. The winning format of a relaxed cabaret setting, and value for money ticket price mean that the comedy clubs regularly sell out. Book now, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future.

NORFOLK WEDDING FESTIVAL

RUSSELL HOWARD

SUN 15 JAN 11AM – 4PM FREE ENTRY

TOUR WARM UP WED 18 JAN 7.30PM

LOCAL EVENT

With the best exhibitors from West and North Norfolk, Norfolk Wedding Festivals aim to bring a fun, relaxed atmosphere to the iconic Corn Exchange with live entertainment, fashion and much much more. From cakes, hairdos to honeymoons and dresses to DJs, brides-tobe will be able to look over the latest trends. Visitors will be able to organise a personal and unique day which will remain a joyful memory forever, while confirming the huge commitment they are making to the person they love.

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PG

SOLD OUT!

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JANUARY

JANUARY

A.L TEAM LIVE! SUN 22 JAN 10AM BODY PUMP 100 12PM BODY COMBAT 70 1.30PM BODY ATTACK 95 3PM BODY BALANCE 75

JIM DAVIDSON

A.L Live is a unique fitness event that takes your class experience to a new level. This highly motivational event is produced and presented by Alive Leisure’s very own instructors who deliver four of the most popular classes on their fitness timetable. Early Bird offer before 31 Dec Members £5 per class, 3 for £12.60, 4 for £15 Non-members £10 per class Prices from 1 Jan Members £6 per class, 3 for £15, 4 for £20 Non-members £10 per class Please book via the Box Office

16+

40 Years On

THU 19 & FRI 20 JAN 8PM *£23.50 Britain’s most controversial comedian celebrates an explosive 40 years in show business. Jim brings to the stage for the first time a truly revealing and hilarious look at his life. From the triumphs to the tragedies. Jim Davidson as you have never seen him before. A night not to be missed.

ELKIE BROOKS THU 26 JAN 7.30PM *£26

LOCAL EVENT The Original King’s Lynn

FLEAMARKET SAT 21 JAN 9AM - 4PM £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!

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Quite simply one of the most successful and popular singers the UK has ever produced. Now in the 5th decade of her career, she is still proving to be one of the most powerful and versatile vocal talents of our generation. With numerous hit singles, million selling albums and awards, her annual tours are a treat for fans old and new. Performing some of her classic hits, blues and jazz, an electric evening with Elkie is guaranteed to leave you begging for more.

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JANUARY

Let’s Twist Again are back with their new show. The Drifters, The Jersey Boys, Cilla, Elvis, Dusty, Lulu, The Beatles and more. A full company of critically acclaimed artistes and musicians deliver a show that combines great music, fun and laughter with the greatest hits from the 50s to the 70s, to ensure a brilliant night out is had by all! Join us in a nostalgic evening of fabulous songs. Together with your host with the most, Tony Tremendo, our stunning live band and some of the highest rated performers in the land, are you ready to TWIST AGAIN!

FRI 3 FEB 8PM *£16 (unallocated seating in a relaxed cabaret style seating) Witness the astonishing comedy sensation LIVE! The Noise Next Door are causing a commotion with their fourth nationwide tour - an anarchic evening of side-splitting jokes, jaw-dropping characters, and mind-blowing songs. Join the quickest wits in comedy as they transform audience suggestions into a fantastic, fresh new entertainment experience every single night. As seen on BBC1, BBC3, ITV1 and ITV2. As heard on BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 4.

PUPPETRY OF THE PENIS

16+

The Vegas Show

SAT 4 FEB 7.30PM *£21 / Groups 1 in 10 Free

LOCAL EVENT

LOCAL EVENT

KING’S LYNN NO.1 SOUL CLUB

NORFOLK SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

SAT 28 JAN 8PM – 1AM £15

SUN 29 JAN 3.30PM £16 / £8 (front row only)

Charity Soul/Motown/Northern disco plus Angelo Starr and The Team. DJ Barry Francis plus guest DJ’s John Hall, Sue Simper, Zola, Clint Dennis, Derek Smiley and Colin and Julie Shepherd from Hull. All profits to LOCAL Charity Reach For a Star. Further info from Gordon Chilvers 07836 630564

This programme takes a journey through the absolute heights and despairing depths of the German Romantic movement in the second half of the 19th Century. Robert Schumann, Wagner, Webem and a Brahms Symphony make for an evening of powerful emotions and rich textures.

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Puppetry Of The Penis has now played to most of the Western World, having been hosted in over 35 countries and performed in 6 languages. 2 near naked men (they wear shoes) manipulate their nether regions using the Ancient Art of Genital Origami, providing the audience with a hilarious array of shapes and impersonations which will be projected onto a huge video screen. This show will feature all of your favourites, including the Eiffel Tower, the Lochness Monster, the Pelican and of course, the iconic Hamburger, but will also include a host of new installations that promise to rock you into hilarious fits of laughter. This is a non-sexual show and does contain full frontal male nudity. WARNING: This show contains traces of nuts.

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FEBRUARY

THE NOISE NEXT DOOR: UPROAR!

FRI 27 JAN 7.30PM *£22


FEBRUARY

THE CLASSIC ROCK SHOW

THU 9 FEB 7.30PM *£29

TUE 14 FEB 7.30PM *Rows A-G £34.50 / Rows H-LL & Balcony £24.50

Smokie, after a prolonged period of world touring, are returning to tour the UK to wow audiences. From their landmark ballad of unrequited love, Living Next Door to Alice to more charttopping hits like Lay Back in the Arms of Someone, If You Think You Know How to Love Me as well as Oh Carol and I’ll Meet You at Midnight to name but a few, their massive success story has continued to flourish. With sold out tours around the globe, platinum selling albums over the course of five decades and over 25 million albums sold worldwide, Smokie are one of the most successful bands in the world today.

Performing the greatest songs from right across the Alphabet of Rock, The Classic Rock Show’s world class band powers through rock’s finest moments, from AC/ DC and Aerosmith to Eric Clapton, The Eagles, ELO, Lynyrd Skynyrd,

SOME GUYS HAVE ALL THE LUCK

power chord after power chord this show takes you on a musical journey of foot-stomping fun, culminating in a show-stopping guitar duel that is definitely not to be missed. A gem of a rock show - sore throat guaranteed! Please allow extra time for parking due to the King’s Lynn Mart being in town. See page 3

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Some Guys Have All The Luck is a fantastic theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rock’s greatest icons, Rod Stewart – from street busker through to international superstar! Paul Metcalfe delivers an authentic and charismatic performance assuming the persona of this legendary singer, songwriter and performer right down to the last detail. From the distinctive vocals to the swaggering showmanship and sheer fun that have made Rod Stewart one of the most loved performers of all time. The show includes all the massive hits from Rod’s incredible career, classic rockers like Maggie May, Baby Jane and Da Ya Think I’m Sexy through to big ballads such as Sailing, You’re In My Heart and Tonight’s The Night.

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Meatloaf and Queen to The Who, Zeppelin, ZZ Top and everything in between. Performed with note-for-note precision that truly brings the original iconic and era defining recordings back to life on stage, with a huge sound and light show to match plus much, much more! Anthem after anthem, riff after riff,

F TERM CIRQUE TREAT DU HILARIOUS

FRI 10 FEB 7.30PM *£21.50 / Concs £19.50

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FEBRUARY

SMOKIE

WED 15 FEB 2.30PM *£14 / Children £12 / Family (3) £36 (4) £48 This show is over two hours of continuous laughter! Clive and Danny’s madcap hilarious humour and lunacy manages to cross all ages from Children, Teenagers, Mums, Dads and Grandparents! This is seriously the funniest show you will ever see, don’t miss it! If you haven’t been fortunate enough to see these guys before, you’re about to be introduced to a whole new experience and laugh like never before. Clive and Danny are actually father and son and along with the rest of the team have audiences in tears of laughter from start to finish. Please allow extra time for parking due to the King’s Lynn Mart being in town. See page 3 *Prices inclusive of £1 per ticket booking fee (see page 35)

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FEBRUARY

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

FRI 17 FEB 7.30PM *£22.50 / Groups 1 in 10 free

18+

THU 23 FEB

Following its West End debut, immerse yourself into the brother’s hits through the Sixties, Seventies & Eighties. This spectacular production tells the incredible story of The Bee Gees in an all new musical experience. Take a musical journey through all your favourite songs, including: Night Fever, Stayin’ Alive, More Than A Woman, You Should Be Dancing, Jive Talkin’ and many more!

DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM £9.50 (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. Please allow extra time for parking due to the King’s Lynn Mart being in town. See page 3

JON RICHARDSON

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Old Man

SAT 25 FEB 8PM

T.REXTASY

‘ HITS TO BLUES ’ TOUR 2016/2017

SUN 19 FEB 7.30PM *£20

THE ELVIS YEARS SAT 18 FEB 7.30PM *£22.50 / Concs £21.50 Celebrating 10 years on the road this year, The Elvis Years is an outstanding musical production which brings to the stage the incredible and compelling story of the King of rock ‘n’ roll - Elvis Presley. Taking in all the biggest hits including Always On My Mind, (recently voted the UKs all-time favourite Elvis song), That’s Alright Mama, All Shook Up, Blue Suede Shoes, Suspicious Minds, American Trilogy as well as Hollywood favourites Bossa Nova Baby and Viva Las Vegas, you will leave the building on cloud 9!!

Marc Bolan, with his band T.Rex, was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era.  T.Rextasy have now been performing around the world for over 20 years, a career that ironically out lives Marc’s very own T.Rex.  They have become widely accepted as the world’s only official tribute show dedicated to Marc Bolan and T.Rex. The band has been described by many as ‘beyond the boundaries of tribute’. This year T.Rextasy are celebrating Marc’s life and works with a very special commemorative tour. Truly a rock ‘n’ roll concert for all ages - If you would like to know exactly what a Marc Bolan concert was like in the 1970s, this show is for you! Please allow extra time for parking due to the King’s Lynn Mart being in town. See page 3

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The ultimate tribute to one of rock and roll’s most remarkable groups

RUMOURS OF FLEETWOOD MAC FRI 24 FEB 8PM *ROWS A-G £34.50 / ROWS H-LL & BALCONY £24.50 Rumours Of Fleetwood Mac, the world’s ultimate homage to Fleetwood Mac, returns to the stage for their landmark Hits to Blues World Tour. This show offers 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. From the exultant heights of such classic hits as Rhiannon, Don’t Stop, You Make Loving Fun, and Seven Wonders, to the bestselling album, Hits to Blues. True to the band’s roots, you will also hear faithful renditions of early Mac masterpieces such as Albatross, Oh Well, and the plaintive Man of the World.

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FEBRUARY

YOU WIN AGAIN

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FEBRUARY / MARCH

MARCH

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra

LOCAL EVENT Studio 19 presents

A MATTER OF IMPRESSION TUE 28 FEB 7.30PM *£14 / Children & OAPs £10 Get ready for an explosive experience you won’t want to miss. Designed for small and intimate spaces the Sardovillian production aims to grant front row experiences where audiences get up close and personal with the company’s trademark performances that are highly physical, intellectually endearing and emotionally charged.

MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL

Sardoville offer a repertoire-esque performance combining two choreographic works in a single sitting. Internationally acclaimed choreographer Luca Silvestrini brings his trademark expose comedic style in a brand new work that will accompany a reworking of Sardoville’s 2015 piece; Impressed Upon. The show is a thrilling combination of dynamic, virtuosic physical theatre with a humorous spin on life and people. Accessible dance theatre at its best.

16+

SAT 4 MAR 7.30PM *£26 Cheryl Fergison (EastEnders), Maureen Nolan (The Nolans), Rebecca Wheatley (Casualty) and Ruth Berkeley (Penny Dreadful) 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 girls night out! The show is sponsored by Promensil Menopause.

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PUCCINI

LA BOHEME SUN 5 MAR 7.30PM *£37 / £33 / Concs £2 off / Groups 1 in 10 Free Introducing the Russian soprano Ecaterina Danu** as Mimi and starring Olga Perrier**, the French Soprano as Musetta Directed by Ellen Kent, this brand new production is traditionally staged and features beautiful sets and costumes. La Bohème is one of the most romantic operas ever written. It tells the tragic tale of the doomed,

consumptive Mimi and her love for a penniless writer. The set reflects the Bohemian art of the period and will include a brass band, snow effects and Musetta’s dog will also make an entrance. This classic tale of Parisian love and loss features many famous arias including Your Tiny Hand is Frozen, They Call Me Mimi and Musetta’s Waltz. “Authentic, tender and passionate” - Daily Telegraph Sung in Italian with English surtitles. ** Cast subject to change.

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MARCH

MARCH

ARRIVAL

THE HITS OF ABBA FRI 10 MAR 7.30PM *£20.50 / Concs £18.50

ROOM ON THE BROOM TUE 7 & WED 8 MARCH TUE 1.30PM & 4.30PM WED 10.30AM & 1.30PM *£13 / Schools £11 Iggety ziggety zaggety zoom! Join the Witch and her cat on their mission to defeat the dragon in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. The Witch and her cat are travelling on their broomstick when they pick up some hitch-hikers - a friendly dog, a beautiful green bird and a crazy frog. But this broomstick’s not meant for five and - CRACK - it snaps in two... just as the hungry dragon appears! Songs, laughs and scary fun for children aged 3 and up and their grown-ups, in the Olivier-nominated show that’s toured Britain and the world! Running time 55 minutes (no interval) Get a sneak preview at www.roomonthebroomlive.com

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Room on the Broom © Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler 2001 - Macmillan Children’s Books

Over four decades after Swedish pop legends ABBA swept to stardom, their music remains as popular as ever and the magic of the era is being brought to stages across the country courtesy of ARRIVAL. This high energy show features the vast catalogue of hits loved by many generations including Mamma Mia, Dancing Queen, Waterloo, Super Trouper, Voulez Vous, and many more, bringing to life the extraordinary songwriting talents of Benny and Bjorn. The winning formula of fantastic hits, harmonies, authentic costumes and first class vocals and musicians, recreates the true feel and thrill of a live ABBA show. Come and celebrate the music of one of the biggest selling and most iconic bands of all time.

STAND BY ME

A CELEBRATION OF BEN E KING & THE DRIFTERS SAT 11 MAR 7.30PM *£26 / Concs £25 Stand By Me is the phenomenal musical history of one of the biggest selling bands of all time. The icons, challenges, controversy and conflicts, told

through anecdotes of former members on screen, sit alongside the vast succession of more than 50 hits over the last six decades, including Under the Boardwalk, Saturday Night at the Movies, Up on the Roof, On Broadway and many more.

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MARCH

MARCH

WEDNESDAY 15 – SUNDAY 19 MARCH WED & THU 2.30PM & 7.30PM FRI 7.30PM SAT 2.30PM & 7.30PM SUN 1PM & 4.30PM

WED & THU 7.30pm *£26.50, Concs £25.50, Children £16.50 WED & THU 2.30PM *£26.50, Concs £25.50, Children & Seniors £16.50 FRI – SUN *£28, Concs £27, Children £17.50 Groups 1 in 10 go free.

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DIRE STRAITS

SCHOOLS MAKE MUSIC

FRI 24 MAR 7.30PM *£22

TUE 21 MAR 7PM £5

Prepare to experience the world’s greatest Dire Straits Tribute Show – Money For Nothing, as they capture the authentic sound of one of the most successful rock bands of all time. The Money For Nothing show pay meticulous attention to every detail and 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, Walk of Life, Brothers in Arms, So Far Away and many more much-loved classics. 

Organised by the Trinity Rotary Club of King’s Lynn, 2017 marks the 20th anniversary of this annual music event. Join students from across West Norfolk as they join forces to perform a concert of popular music.

STEWART LEE

MARCH

MARCH

MONEY FOR NOTHING

LOCAL EVENT Trinity Rotary Club of King’s Lynn

16+

THE ILLEGAL EAGLES SAT 25 MAR 7.30PM *£24.50 / Concs £23.50 Often acclaimed as the world’s official No.1 Eagles tribute, The Illegal Eagles return to the stage, this time celebrating their own incredible 20 years of UK & international touring! This seasoned group of talented musicians are true Eagles fans at heart. Their impressive mastery of the Eagles distinctive sound has made them one of the most sought after shows of their kind in the world. For their special 20th Anniversary tour, The Illegal Eagles bring you their strongest and most popular show to date. Performing all of the classic hits including Hotel California, Take It Easy, Lyin’ Eyes, Take it to the Limit, Life in the Fast Lane and many more!

Content Provider

WED 22 MAR 7.30PM *£24 After four years writing and performing his TV show Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle, Content Provider is Stewart’s first brand new full-length show since the award-winning Carpet Remnant World. “Clever, but very unfunny” Rod Liddle, Sunday Times

SEVEN DRUNKEN NIGHTS

“Lee remains one of the best stand-ups in the country” ★★★★ Metro

The Story of The Dubliners SUN 26 MAR 7.30PM *£20.50 / Concs £19.50

Telling the story of a career spanning 50 years and evoking the spirit of Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Barney McKenna, Jim McCann, Ciaran Bourke and John Sheahan, this hugely talented cast of musicians and singers bring the music of this iconic group to life.

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

18+

A show that will have you singing and clapping along to such classics as The Wild Rover, The Black Velvet Band, The Irish Rover, Molly Malone, Finnegan’s Wake, McAlpines Fusileers, Raglan Road and of course The Seven Drunken Nights. This celebration of the music of The Dubliners is a celebration of Irish music itself and a guaranteed evening of music, humor and ‘craic’.

THU 23 MAR DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM £9.50 (Unallocated seating) Four comedians from the touring circuit stop off at King’s Lynn for our regular Comedy Club. The evening is a relaxed cabaret style setting with a great value ticket price. The perfect night out for you or a group of friends or colleagues, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future!

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MARCH

ULTIMATE BOWIE

APRIL

THE WIZARD OF OZ - EASTER PANTO THU 6 APR 2PM & 6PM *£20.50 / Concs £18.50 / Family 4 £71 / Groups 10+ £1 off, 20+ £2 off

THU 30 MAR 7.30PM *£18.50 David Bowie has sold an estimated 196 million albums throughout his career, first catching the eye and ear of the public in the autumn of 1969, with his space-age mini-melodrama Space Oddity. After a threeyear period of experimentation he re-emerged in 1972 as flamboyant alter ego Ziggy Stardust, spearheaded by the album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders from Mars. Ultimate Bowie pays tribute to the work of this global super-star, in a show that is visually stunning and vocally impressive. Ed Blaney takes the spotlight and leads an eight-piece band that takes you from David Bowie’s early years with hits such as Starman, through his remarkable career to songs like Let’s Dance, China Girl and many more.

CHAMPIONS OF MAGIC

Britain’s Got Talent winners Ashleigh & Pudsey as Dorothy & Toto and comedy legend Bobby Davro as Scarecrow. Follow the Yellow Brick Road to King’s Lynn Corn Exchange for a fantastic all-new Easter pantomime version of The Wizard of Oz, with an all-star cast and amazing live band! Join Kansas farm-girl Dorothy and her pet dog Toto on this magical adventure suitable for all ages. Watch in amazement as they are picked up by a tornado and carried off to the magical Land of Oz. Will the wonderful Wizard of Oz be able to help them before the Wicked Witch of the West captures them in her dungeon? Packed with brilliant dance routines, well known pop songs, lots of audience participation and plenty of laughter for all the family! So, click those heels together and book your Easter panto tickets now!

MON 3 APR 7.30PM *£23 / Concs £17 / Family (3) £51 (4) £68 Direct from a hit season in London’s West End, the world-class illusionists that make up the Champions Of Magic team return for a spectacular night of mystery that’ll keep you guessing for a long time to come. The cast includes international award winners presenting incredible mind reading, stunning closeup magic and daring large-scale illusions. Witness the impossible, including disappearances, teleportation and a heart stopping finale that sees one performer walk through the spinning steel blades of a giant industrial fan, all presented with lighting and pyrotechnics to rival the biggest arena productions.

THE SEARCHERS FRI 7 APR 7.30PM *£22.50 The Searchers remarkable career continues. With such classic hits as, Sweets For My Sweet, Needles and Pins, Don’t Throw Your Love Away, Sugar and Spice and When You Walk In The Room. Combined with anecdotes and reminiscences, this fully self-contained concert includes all their famous hits, plus many album recordings, B-sides and a selection of other collector and well known favourites. With total record sales well in excess of 50 million, The Searchers still have great appeal to audiences of all ages. They tour the globe as much today as they have done throughout a fantastic career spanning 5 decades. Don’t miss The Searchers - John McNally, Frank Allen, Spencer James and Scott Ottaway live in concert!

ELO EXPERIENCE

Back Into The Blue Tour FRI 31 MAR 7.30PM *£23 / Concs £22

LOCAL EVENT

MIND BODY & SPIRIT FESTIVAL

The ELO Experience is the world’s foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra. Blending rock rhythms with classical influences, this show will include some of the new material from the new album but will also have many songs from the Out of The Blue album to celebrate its 40th Anniversary. With a sensational string section, a stunning light show and large screen projection to further enhance the experience, why not come along and enjoy this incredible show which accurately reproduces the songs and sounds and takes you on a magical musical journey through time.

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SAT 8 & SUN 9 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 *Prices inclusive of £1.50 per ticket booking fee (see page 35)

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APRIL

APRIL

NAOMI’S WILD AND SCARY

MR BLOOM’S NURSERY – LIVE!

Schmuck For a Night

TUE 11 APR 1.30PM *£14 / Concs £10.50 / Family 4 £44

TUE 18 APR 8PM *£24.50

Bring your ‘tiddlers’ along to join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first JO SARSBY MANAGEMENT PRESENTS ever live tour! They’re busily getting the allotment ready for a very special visit from a member of the Royal family. So why don’t you, pop along and say ‘ello’ too for a right-Royal knees up. Featuring all of the much loved elements of the TV show, Mr Bloom (Ben Faulks) will be joined by his veggie friends and his trusty compostarium!

Award winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili known for his legendary stand-up performances is back on a nationwide tour! Intelligent, sometimes provocative and always entertaining, his standup is a hugely energetic and captivating comedy masterclass. His credits range from Hollywood to television and live on the West End stage. Earning praise across the world for his performances Omid recently starred in Dickensian (BBC1), Lucky Man (SKY 1) and Going Forward (BBC4) with Jo Brand.

OMID DJALILI

5+

16+

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

COMEDY CLUB

18+

WED 19 APR DOORS 7PM / COMEDY 8PM

£9.50 (Unallocated seating) Four hilarious comedians from the touring circuit, live in King’s Lynn. The winning format of a relaxed cabaret setting, and value for money ticket price mean that the comedy clubs regularly sell out. Book now, you could be seeing a comedy star of the future.

WED 12 APR 2.30PM *£21 / Concs £17 / Family (3) £52 (4) £72 Children’s TV presenter Naomi Wilkinson is embarking on a nationwide tour. The show will be packed full of fun and surprises as Naomi is joined on stage by Animal Mark, and some of his scariest creatures. Join Naomi as she recalls some of her most exciting wildlife experiences from the far flung corners of the world and even introduces the audience to some of the most fierce and frightening animals she met along the way! The show is suitable for kids of all ages and guarantees a great time for the whole family.

LAST FEW TICKETS

AL MURRAY THE PUB LANDLORD

Let’s Go Backwards Together THU 20 APR 7.30PM *£29

LOCAL EVENT Lavender Hill Mob Theatre Company present

BABES IN THE WOOD FRI 14 & SAT 15 APR Nightly 6.30PM, Sat Matinee 2.30pm £10 / Concs £7 / Family 4 £25 Come and join us for a fun-packed inclusive family pantomime – with a few twists and turns along the way! Lavender Hill Mob Theatre Company is a Registered Charity (1150188)

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*Prices inclusive of £1.50 per ticket booking fee (see page 35)

Publican. Politician. Other things beginning with P. Philosopher, yeah, that. The nation’s critically acclaimed bar-based-braveheart, Al Murray - The Pub Landlord embarks on a common sense campaign to re-Great Britain in his brand new show. We live in troubling times. Europe. The NHS. Whatever the hell is going on in the Middle East. The gathering storm of fortnightly bin collections? Who knows where it will all end? Watch the one man who will answer the call of destiny even though it’s an unlisted number. Watch the one man who will call time on tyranny even though he isn’t quite sure what it means. Watch the one man who isn’t afraid to say no to women ordering anything other than a glass of white wine (or fruit based drink).  

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APRIL

ICONIC - THE SHOW FRI 21 APR 7.30PM *£26.50, Groups 1 in 10 Free Steve Steinman’s all new hit show delivers the best of the best sound tracks from some of the coolest and iconic movies of all time. A full cast of incredible singers, dancers, and formidable band blast their way through some of the most recognisable music ever! Hits from Kill Bill, Batman, Pulp Fiction, Purple Rain, Bond, Shaft, Mad Max and many more. David Bowie, Tina Turner, AC/DC, Prince, Elvis and Paul McCartney to name a few of the legendary performers who have made the movie soundtracks unforgettable. All teamed up with an incredible stage set, pyrotechnics, video projected screens and aerial silk performances. It’s a show that will blow you away. So go ahead Punk, Make Your Day!

THAT’LL BE THE DAY SAT 22 APR 7.30PM *£26 After an incredible three decades of touring, the UK’s No.1 Rock & Roll variety production That’ll Be The Day returns with another opportunity to see its latest most popular show! Featuring a sensational line-up of classic gold hits, spanning the 50s right through to the 70s, mixed as always, with even more hilarious comedy!

PASHA SUN 23 APR 7.30PM *£27 / Concs £25 Pasha Kovalev from Strictly Come Dancing and his fantastic dancers are back again touring the UK with their completely brand new show. Expect all your favourite dances, stunning costumes, great music, chat and fun for all the family.

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APRIL

CREED’S CROSS

SING-A-LONG-A DIRTY DANCING

The Celtic Journey THU 27 APR 7.30PM *£21

SAT 13 MAY 7.30PM *£16.50 / Groups buy 9 get 10th free

Creeds Cross, “The Celtic Journey” is an extraordinary live show of song and dance. A tribute to the music of Ireland, documenting the worldwide journey of the Celtic influence across the globe. Featuring huge traditional tunes, arranged and performed like you’ve never heard before. The show includes sing along songs such as The Rocky Road To Dublin, Toss The Feathers and Galway Girl, the haunting melodies of Women Of Ireland and Erin’s Shore and Creeds Cross’ own hits, including The Irish Band and The Harvest. A spectacular show of electrifying music and tribal rhythms, skilfully performed by extremely talented musicians and dancers that you are never likely to forget.

Get ready for the time of your life. From the Producers of the smash hit Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music. This fully interactive screening of the classic film means you too can have ‘The Time of your Life’. The host will lead a vocal warm up, judge a fancy dress competition and show you how to use your magic moment’s prop bags. Then just sing-a-long and dance Dirty with Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey and the gang! Fancy dress recommended! This film carries a 15 certificate and contains adult content.

ANDY PARSONS

REMEMBERING FRED

Peak Bullsh*t

TUE 16 MAY 7.30PM *ROWS A-C £56.50 ROWS D-LL £33.50

FRI 28 APR 8PM £16.50 Worried about your job? Worried about your family? Worried about yourself? Worried about the health service? Education? Climate change? World War 3? Worried about worrying? Sod it! Come and have a laugh about it. It’s one of the things we do best. Or is it? Was it something we did best but like everything else has now gone West. Or South. Or East. Ah - go on. Take a risk. Put on your lucky pants and your party shoes – and get yourself on a night out. Or maybe come out dressed in a binbag, top hat and clogs. We could all use a laugh.

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NEW BOOKINGS

COMING SOON

Get ready to step back in time and relive special moments from the career of dancing extraordinaire, Fred Astaire. This show will take you on a magical journey of dance, live music and entertainment. Starring Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaz and Janette.

JUSTIN’S PARTY

L AS T F E W T

ICKE TS

SAT 29 APR 11.30AM & 2.30PM *£19.50 / Concs £18 Are you ready to party? Because BAFTA award winning actor Justin Fletcher is coming to town and YOU are invited! Justin’s Party is brand new show which is packed full of fantastic songs, dances and hilarious games guaranteed to make it THE party of the year!  There will be lots of exciting surprises along the way and you’ll get to meet Justin’s adorable new puppy Engelbert! So what are you waiting for? Get your party clothes ready and come and join in with this very exciting fun-tastic celebration!

IAN WAITE & NATALIE LOWE Somewhere in Time

FRI 2 JUN 7.30PM *£26 / Under 16’s & OAP’s £24.50 Ian and Natalie will deliver a night you will remember forever… Ian and Natalie have developed a whole new show with newly choreographed routines of their favourite Ballroom and Latin dances. With new music to accompany these dances and give you a feel good factor with pure romance. The dance showcase spectacular will give full on entertainment with a romantic feel and will transport you away to a place of wonderful moments, with lots of laughs and stories along the way.

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*Prices inclusive of £1.50 per ticket booking fee (see page 35)

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KING’S LYNN ARTS CENTRE

OFFERING

F DANCE

KING’S LYNN ARTS CENTRE

“NRITYANJALI”  

Presented  by  

TAAL-­‐RASA-­‐ BHAVA  DANCE  

KING’S LYNN ARTS CENTRE The Guildhall: King’s Lynn Arts Centre Guildhall is now being run as a hiring venue only, supporting a year round programme of theatre, dance, music, lectures and film presented by a wide range of local groups and organisations. The venue will continue to be maintained and staffed by the council and the bar and restaurants will continue to be open as usual. Individuals or groups wishing to hire the venue please contact the Corn Exchange Manager on 01553 765565 for details of rates, terms and conditions. The Arts Centre 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 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. King’s Lynn Arts Centre, 29 King Street, King’s Lynn, PE30 1HA. Box Office: 01553 764864

 

LOCAL EVENT

INDIAN DANCE SAT 28 JAN 5.30PM Ages 15+ £7.50 / Ages 6-15 £5 / Under 6 Free Bharatanatyam is a classical dance form from the South Indian state Tamil Nadu, practiced predominantly in modern times by women. The dance is usually accompanied by classical Carnatic music. The classical dance form is particularly recognised for the dancers elaborate and colourful costumes. Taal-Rasa-Bhava Dance Academy will present you with an evening of this rich and gracious dance form.

LOCAL EVENT West Norfolk Gilbert & Sullivan Society present

THE MIKADO WED 1 – SAT 4 FEB NIGHTLY 7.30PM, SAT MATINEE 2.30PM THU-SAT £14 / Concs £12.50 / Children £6 / Groups buy 10 get 1 free WED ONLY £7 When flirting is banned in the town of Titipu, Nanki-Poo and his intended, Yum-Yum are forced to extreme measures to protect themselves from the wrath of the all-powerful Mikado. Will the knot be tied? Can the Lord High Executioner, the Lord High Everything-Else and a bevy of schoolgirls save the day? All will become clear in this highly comical and very vibrant production with a modern twist. www.wngands.co.uk

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LOCAL EVENT King’s Lynn Players present

GOODNIGHT MISTER TOM THU 16 – SAT 18 MAR NIGHTLY 7.30PM, SAT MATINEE 2.30PM £10 / Family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children) £35 Goodnight Mister Tom follows a young and neglected refugee who is evacuated from London during the blitz to peaceful Dorset, where he is housed with a somewhat reluctant and reclusive Mister Tom.  Their developing father son relationship and growing bond inspires both them and all around them, and they face many harrowing challenges along the way.  Join the King’s Lynn Players in March for a real family treat. A play by David Wood from the novel by Michelle Magorian.

LOCAL EVENT KLODS Present

HAIRSPRAY

WED 19 – SAT 22 APR NIGHTLY 7.30PM £14 It’s 1962 and change is in the air in Baltimore, and the lovable plus-size teen Tracy Tumblad has only one desire, to dance on the popular Corny Collins Show.  When her dream comes true, Tracey is transformed from a social outcast to a sudden star. She must use her newfound power to dethrone the reigning Teen Queen, win the affections of heartthrob Link Larkin, and integrate a TV network. Tracy has the help of her best friend Penny and her big hearted mother to show the world that all it takes to make a dream come true is a toe-tapping beat and a little HAIRSPRAY. This family friendly musical is piled high with laughter, romance and deliciously tuneful songs. KLODS Charity no. 1057866

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KINGS LYNN FESTIVAL

www.kingslynnfestival.org.uk

Music Films Talks LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP (2016)

U

TUE 17 JAN 2pm St George’s Guildhall £5 Based on an Austen novella, this lavish costume drama examines the classic Austen dilemma of true love versus marriages of convenience with delicious wit and humour. Kate Beckinsale excels as the manipulative and seductive Lady Susan, competing for love and security alongside Federica, her teenage daughter. Film shown in partnership with the King’s Lynn Community Cinema Club.

MARY-ANN OCHOTA Hidden histories: a spotter’s guide to the British landscape TUE 17 JAN 7.30pm St George’s Guildhall £11, RGS-IBG members and under 18s £9 Join TV presenter and archaeology writer MaryAnn Ochota on a journey through Britain’s historic landscape. What clues should you look for to puzzle out the origins of a village, or the age of a hedgerow? A must for all landscape detectives! Talk presented by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) in association with King’s Lynn Festival.

BOOKING INFORMATION

How to book IN PERSON

REFUNDS AND EXCHANGES

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).

We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded. Any refunds in special circumstances will be issued as a cheque from Alive Leisure. Returned tickets will only be offered for resale when the venue is sold out and at a handling charge of £1 per ticket.

CHILDREN BY TELEPHONE Please call 01553 764864. Tickets can either be held at the box office for collection or posted for a charge of £1.

ONLINE Tickets for Corn Exchange and Arts Centre 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.

BY POST

ANNA ROSA MARI FLUTE WITH

THE EBLANA STRING TRIO

Mozart Flute Quartets

FRI 10 FEB 11am Town Hall £13, under 18s £7

HANNAH MORGAN OBOE WITH DANIEL KING SMITH PIANO FRI 17 MAR 11am Town Hall £13, under 18s £7

Programme includes • Vaughan Williams Orpheus with his Lute • Mozart Flute Quartet in A • Marcello Oboe Concerto • Dohnanyi Serenade for String Trio • Poulenc Sonata for Oboe and Piano • Mozart Flute Quartet in D • Mascagni Intermezzo Cavaleria Rusticana Royal Northern College of Music Anna Rosa gives solo Royal Academy of Music student Hannah won the recitals and collaborates with the European Union Evelyn Rothwell Memorial prize at the 2014 Barbirolli Chamber Orchestra. Eblana won all the major chamber International Oboe Festival. She has attended the music prizes during their time at RNCM and are currently Karajan Akademie, playing the oboe alongside the Junior Fellows in chamber music at Birmingham Berlin Philharmonic. Daniel was staff accompanist Conservatoire. at Royal College of Music and the Purcell School accompanist and has given recitals all over the world. The 67th King’s Lynn Festival will be held on 16-29 July 2017. The programme will be announced in February and the main brochure will be available from April.

FOR MORE INFORMATION go to www.kingslynnfestival.org.uk

Please enclose all show details including the title of the show, date, price, your name and address. Cheques can only be accepted for payment 14 days prior to an event and should be made payable to King’s Lynn Corn Exchange with your name and address on the reverse. Send postal bookings together with a SAE to: Box Office, King’s Lynn Corn Exchange, Tuesday Market Place, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1JW.

WHY DO WE CHARGE A BOOKING FEE? On selected shows a £1/£1.50 per ticket booking fee 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 booking fee is entirely retained by the venue.

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.

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.

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.

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.

HECKLING POLICY 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.

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Your visit

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 £1 flat fee applies between the hours of 6pm – 8am. If parking before 6pm, please ensure you pay the correct fee due at the machine.

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

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.

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.

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King’s Lynn Corn Exchange Tuesday Market Place, King’s Lynn, PE30 1JW Box Office: 01553 764864 Admin: 01553 765565 Fax: 01553 762141 Email: cornexchangeadmin@aliveleisure.co.uk www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk

• 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

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

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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Did you know we can sell tickets for your event through our box office? Your customers will be able to pay by cash, card or cheque either over the phone, 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.

STAY IN TOUCH! Be the first to find out about the latest news by joining our mailing list via the homepage of the website: www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk Alive Corn Exchange @klcornexchange @klcornexchange

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Are you 65 or over? Need information or advice on things to do, getting out and about, staying safe and well or caring for someone, then...

Living Independently in Later Years

CORN EXCHANGE

A directory of services, activities, advice and guidance for older people living in West Norfolk Available online at www.asklily.org.uk or by calling 01553 616200

DO YOU FEEL VULNERABLE OR ISOLATED? DO YOU HAVE MOBILITY ISSUES OR ARE YOU PRONE TO FALLS? DO YOU FEEL SAFE & SECURE IN YOUR OWN HOME? ARTS CENTRE

SEATING PLANS

SEATING PLANS

We provide Carelines, keysafes, and minor adaptations to reduce falls, keeping you safe and warm in your home. Ring today for a free home assessment.

Tel: 01553 760671 www.careline-cs.org.uk 1170-97CE-1

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*ROWS A & B £21.50 / Under 16s £19.50 ROWS C – LL & BALCONY £17.50 / Under 16s £15.50 / Family (4) £56

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