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Events Guide JANUARY - APRIL 2020

MARY SHELLEY’S

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Events Guide JANUARY - APRIL 2020

Welcome Welcome to our winter into spring season of entertainment. We‘ve been working hard to put together an exciting programme at both Heywood Civic Centre and Middleton Arena and are pleased to offer a little something for all the family. A must see this February is the brand new stage adaptation of Mary Shelley’s iconic ‘Frankenstein’. The show visits Middleton Arena for one week only on February and we are so delighted to have secured the only Greater Manchester dates on the production’s nationwide tour. Thank you for supporting our venues and the vital work that our charity does. Many Thanks Jonathan Higgins Head of Events & Programming

Contents

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MUSIC

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ENTERTAINMENT

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COMEDY

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THEATRE

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CHILDREN & FAMILIES

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AT A GLANCE

What’s On...

Frankenstein

Showaddywaddy

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

MON 24 - SAT 29 FEB

FRIDAY 13 MARCH

FRIDAY 24 APRIL

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February

March

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SAT 25 / SUN 26 • Don’t Stop the Music

SATURDAY 1 • The History Of Queen starring Magic

SATURDAY 7 • The Pelléas Ensemble

SATURDAY 4 • Patrick Hemmerlé

FRIDAY 13 • Showaddywaddy

SATURDAY 4 • The Upbeat Beatles

FRIDAY 7 • Hello From Heaven

SUNDAY 15 • Day and Night - The Doris Day Songbook

FRIDAY 10 • Giselle Ballet

SATURDAY 8 • American Wrestling

FRIDAY 27 • Lisa Stanley

FRIDAY 17 • The Ladyboys of Bangkok

SUNDAY 16 • Exciting Science

SATURDAY 28 • Roy Hemmings Hits of Motown

SATURDAY 18 • The Chicago Blues Brothers

SATURDAY 1 • Luka Okros (Solo Piano)

THURSDAY 20 • National Theatre Live Cyrano De Bergerac

WEDNESDAY 22 • Psychic Sally

FRIDAY 21 • Buddy Holly & The Cricketers

FRIDAY 24 • Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

MON 24 - SAT 29 • Frankenstein

SATURDAY 25 The Bon Jovi Experience

• Middleton Arena • Heywood Civic Centre Certain events have group booking discounts available. Please contact the venue for further information. 3


MUSIC

SATURDAY 25 / SUNDAY 26 JANUARY

Don’t Stop The Music MB ENTERPRISES PRESENTS Footlights - Class Act - Dance Works Youth Theatres All proceeds in aid of The Fed and The Friendship Circle.

VENUE: Middleton Arena SHOW TIMES: Saturday 7.30pm Sunday 2.30pm

TICKETS: Adults £15 Under 16s £12 Family ticket £45

SATURDAY 1 FEBRUARY

The History Of Queen starring Magic From ‘Seven Seas of Rhye’ to ‘Made in Heaven’, Magic will take you on a musical journey through the History of Queen. Freddie Mercury and Queen produced many hit records throughout their career and Magic gives you a show covering many of these wonderful pieces of music in a Rock ‘n’ Roll concert played as only they can. They will recreate the fantastic vocals and musicianship of Queen and tell a story of one of the greatest bands ever.

Magic are no strangers to the big stage. Over the years they have played Gorky Park in Moscow, Hong Kong, venues in the Middle East and Central America. Closer to home they have played twice at the London Palladium. Now with a new line up including a dynamic new lead vocalist, Taylor Payne, join Magic with their new show for 2020. *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £21 4

To To book book tickets, tickets, visit visit www.link4life.org/whatson link4life.org/whatson or call or call thethe BoxBox Office Office on on 0330 0330 303303 8633 8633


Buddy Holly & The Cricketers

MUSIC

FRIDAY 21 FEBRUARY

This breathtaking show has rock ’n’ rolled audiences across the globe from Cardiff to California, Barking to Bangkok and Swindon to Sweden and is guaranteed to have everyone singing along to the music and dancing in the aisles. It stars some of the finest actor-musicians in the UK whose combined West End credits include Buddy, Lennon, Forbidden Planet and Jailhouse Rock and was endorsed as Britain’s most popular Buddy Holly act when the boys guested on BBC One’s Saturday night live programme, “The One and Only”, hosted by Graham Norton. Featuring all of the best loved classics – ‘That’ll Be The Day’, ‘Peggy Sue’, ‘Heartbeat’, ‘It Doesn’t Matter Anymore’, ‘Raining In My Heart’, ‘Oh Boy!’ – and many more! Whatever the season, whatever the excuse to party, make your heartbeat a little faster with the show that’s had thousands of fans the world over saying: “I can’t believe it’s not Buddy!” “The audience were dancing in the aisles and roaring for more” The Stage “Buddy brilliant!” Graham Norton “Fantastic...The best... tremendous night out...I can’t praise the show enough” The Kent and Sussex Courier. *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £21.50 Concessions £18.50

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

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MUSIC

SATURDAY 1 FEBRUARY

Rochdale Music Society presents: Luka Okros (Solo Piano) Okros, winner of many awards, has established himself as one of the most promising pianists of his generation. Lang Lang said about his performance of Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody “...in such a technical work, he does not deprive musicality. This is a rarity!” VENUE: Heywood Civic Centre

START TIME: 7.30pm

TICKETS: Adults £15 Concessions £13 Students 16+ £5 Children 3-16 £1

HALF SEASON TICKET (3 CONCERTS) Adult £40 Concessions £35

10% off when booking more than one concert

SATURDAY 7 MARCH

Rochdale Music Society presents: The Pelléas Ensemble Their Wigmore Hall debut was praised for its “captivating vitality” and its “effortlessness and delicacy” They were selected to represent the Guildhall School at the City of London Festival, and have given numerous recitals at other London venues including St John’s Smith Square. They have been praised for creating an immediate and intimate connection with their audiences.

VENUE: Heywood Civic Centre

START TIME: 7.30pm

Sally Beamish - Between Earth & Sea

TICKETS: Adults £15 Concessions £13 Students 16+ £5 Children 3-16 £1

HALF SEASON TICKET (3 CONCERTS) Adult £40 Consessions £35

Debussy - Prelude from Suite Bergamasque

10% off when booking more than one concert

Cauperin - Selections from Trio Sonatas Bartok - Suite Paysanne Hongroise Prokofiev - Selections from Romeo & Juliet arr. Gilad Cohen

Jolivet - Petite Suite 6

To book tickets, link4life.org/whatson or or callcall thethe Box Office onon 0330 303 8633 To book tickets, visitvisit www.link4life.org/whatson Box Office 0330 303 8633

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FRIDAY 13 MARCH

MUSIC

Showaddywaddy The ‘Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 4 decades! Formed in the 1970s in Leicester from several local bands, they have sold more than 20 million records and have toured all corners of the world extensively. Their live show is dynamic and uplifting featuring all of their biggest hits, many of which reached number one in the pop charts of Europe. ‘Under The Moon of Love’, ‘Three Steps to Heaven’, ‘Hey Rock & Roll’, ‘When’, ‘Blue Moon’, ‘Pretty Little Angel Eyes’ and many, many more. So come and join the ‘Dancin’ Party’… ‘You’ve Got What It Takes’! VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £23

*This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

SUNDAY 15 MARCH

Day and Night: The Doris Day Songbook A beautiful celebration of the life of Doris Day, featuring more than 24 popular hits from the Doris’ songbook. The songs are interwoven with stories, anecdotes and facts about the life of this special lady. The show also features a male singer and projection to recreate the nostalgia of a bygone era. The day at night band are also featured on stage and the climax is the recreation of Doris Days last performance in 1975 for CBS.

Please note this is a matinee show.

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 3pm TICKETS: £16

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*This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

To book tickets, visit www.link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

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MUSIC

FRIDAY 27 MARCH

Lisa Stanley Lisa Stanley is undoubtedly one of Ireland’s top female vocalists. Born into the business, with both her parents being Irish showbiz stars (Maisie McDaniel and Fintan Stanley), Lisa is a natural performer and entertainer. Also a very familiar face on Keep It Country TV, where Lisa hosts her own weekly TV show The Lisa Stanley Show. Over the past few years Lisa has performed extensively across the UK and Ireland while touring with Nathan Carter and more recently Dominic Kirwan. With four studio albums to her credit, she now takes her own show on the road with her five piece band and a show not to be missed. Lisa is always popular with audiences wherever she performs, with her great choice of catchy songs and bubbly personality. Expect to have your feet tapping all night with a great mix of music from Country to Irish with a bit of Pop and Rock’n roll thrown in! *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: Stalls and Lower Terrace £20 Upper Terrace £18.50

SATURDAY 4 APRIL

Rochdale Music Society presents Patrick Hemmerlé “At times Hemmerlé was visibly transported. The music had cast its spell and his transfixed audience was loud in its acclaim as it called for more”. VENUE: Heywood Civic Centre

START TIME: 7.30pm

TICKETS: Adult £15 Concessions £13 Students 16+ £5 Children 3-16 £1

HALF SEASON TICKET (3 CONCERTS) Adult £40 Concessions £35

Fauré - 3rd Baracarolle Roger-Ducasse - 2nd Baracalle Ravel - Jeux d’Eau Severac - Les Baigneuses au Soleil Debuusy - L’isle Joyeuse Chopin - 4 Ballades

10% off when booking more than one concert

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To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633


SATURDAY 28 MARCH

MUSIC

Roy Hemmings Hits of Motown Known as the longest serving former member of legendary group, The Drifters, Roy worked alongside founder Johnny Moore for more than 20 years.

bands to storm the British charts with the dance record, ‘Disco Music, I Like It’ produced by Pete Waterman.

He has entertained audiences around the world, including appearances in several Royal Variety Performances and twice at The White House for the then president Bill Clinton.

Roy’s second solo album, ‘All Talked Out’ which includes a fine version of ‘The Drifters’ classic, ‘Like Sister and Brother’.

Roy enjoyed major success when he signed a recording deal with Magnet Records in the midseventies with the J.A.L.N. Band, one of the first

This Show features some of the classic hits Motown, by The Supremes, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, The Four Tops, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder and Lionel Ritchie to name but a few.

*This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

VENUE: VENUE: Middleton Arena Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm STARTTICKETS: TIME: 7.30pm £21 Children TICKETS: £23£14

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

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MUSIC

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: Adults: £24 Under 14’s: £15 SATURDAY 18 APRIL Direct from London’s west end, join the Chicago Blues Brothers and their 11 piece band, for a brand new 2-hour all singing, all dancing hit parade bringing you the greatest movie anthems of all time, performed live in concert.

Staying true to the legacy and style of Jake and Elwood, performed in the crazy, upbeat and hard hitting style that has made The Chicago Blues Brothers one of the most successful theatre shows touring the globe.

Featuring songs from Footloose, A Star is Born, Dirty Dancing, The Greatest Showman, the Full Monty and many more, not forgetting all the much loved Blues Brothers classics, with a ton of surprises and lots of lunacy.

Dig out those trilbys, shades and polish your dancing shoes because we are bringing the party to you in this 2 hour spectacular of non–stop music and laugher. You’ll dance, you’ll sing, you’ll have the time of your life. *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

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To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633


SATURDAY 4 APRIL

MUSIC

The Upbeat Beatles are second to none powerhouse vocals, precision harmonies and tight musicianship. The guys have an easy, happy rapport with any crowd, giving them a reputation to be envied as the best in the business. There isn’t a band to touch them - 8 bars of “Twist and Shout” and you will know why! No other band can perform this song like the Upbeat Beatles! The show takes you through the Fab Four’s long and winding road from the early Cavern days through Beatlemania, America, Sergeant Pepper to Abbey Road, with narrative and full multi-media presentation. VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £22

If you love the Beatles you’ll love this show, and if you don’t love the Beatles you’ll love this show! *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

SATURDAY 25 APRIL The Bon Jovi Experience are the world’s first and finest tribute to the great Bon Jovi and are the world’s ONLY tribute to have been requested by and to have performed live on stage with Jon Bon Jovi himself. They are also the only tribute to have been featured on the official Bon Jovi website. ” Have you seen this guy he looks so much like Jon Bon Jovi it’s freaky man” – Chad Kroeger (Nickelback) “The best tribute I’ve ever seen” – JON BON JOVI. Radio 2’s Chris Evans also said that they were the best tribute band he had ever seen The band have toured to ecstatic audiences the world over… not to be missed. *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £22 To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

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ENTERTAINMENT

FRIDAY 7 FEBRUARY

Sue Carrol – Psychic Medium International Psychic Medium Sue Carrol has been able to work with the spirit world since her teens, and now works as a full time Medium, touring her fast-paced 90-minute show, ‘Hello From Heaven’ both in the UK and abroad in destinations as diverse as the Canary Islands, the Spanish Costas and even Iceland. Sue’s busy life as a professional medium includes everything from private consultations, radio broadcasting and regular articles for publication to

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teaching others to develop their mediumistic ability, through which she is proud to have helped launch several new mediums’ careers. *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme VENUE: Heywood Civic Centre START TIME: 8pm TICKETS: £14

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633


ENTERTAINMENT

WEDNESDAY 22 APRIL

PSYCHIC SALLY – 10 Years and Counting Following her gripping appearance on Celebrity Big Brother, with a triumphant Sally reaching the final five, the nation’s favourite Psychic and forerunner in the Psychic world is back on tour with her all new show “10 Years and Counting”. Wowing audiences young and old across the country for over 10 years, Sally’s show will have you on the edge of your seat, as she brings mediumship into the 21st century. “My ability” Sally explains “allows me to harness the energy around individuals in the audience and pass on messages from their loved ones who have passed with incredible accuracy. I call every message validated a wonder moment. So take your seats

relax, be open minded and ready to come forward if you think the message is for you.” With her love, laughter and warmth, this show is a unique evening not to be missed. Book your tickets now to see this phenomenal psychic in action. *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £24

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

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COMEDY

FRIDAY 24 APRIL

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun From the writers of the hit comedy Hormonal Housewives, Girls Just Wanna Have Fun is the brandnew musical comedy show that does exactly what it says on the tin. Join the star cast of four refreshingly honest and unreserved girls on a riotous evening of laugh-out-loud sketches and classic pop anthems that define being a 21st century woman. We take a no-holds-barred comedy romp through everything life throws at a modern day woman, dating, relationships, breakups, fashion, dieting, chocolate, more dieting, sex, going out, staying in, wine, more wine and of course, men. All are thrown under the

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microscope of uproarious dissection - no subject is too taboo! Get involved and come along to channel your inner diva because Girls Just Wanna Have Fun! A seriously funny evening - it’s like an episode of Loose Women but with music, singing, dancing and a bottle of bubbly! *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £26.20

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633


THEATRE

THURSDAY 20 FEBRUARY

National Theatre Live – Cyrano De Bergerac James McAvoy (X-Men, Atonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London. Fierce with a pen and notorious in combat, Cyrano almost has it all - if only he could win the heart of his true love Roxane. There’s just one big problem: he has a nose as huge as his heart. Will a society engulfed by narcissism get the better of Cyrano -

or can his mastery of language set Roxane’s world alight? Edmond Rostand’s masterwork is adapted by Martin Crimp, with direction by Jamie Lloyd (Betrayal). This classic play will be brought to life with linguistic ingenuity to celebrate Cyrano’s powerful and resonant resistance against overwhelming odds.

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7pm TICKETS: £10

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

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THEATRE

MONDAY 24 - SATURDAY 29 FEBRUARY An eighteen year-old girl, Mary Shelley, dreams up a monster whose tragic story will capture the imaginations of generations to come. A young scientist by the name of Frankenstein breathes life into a gruesome body. Banished into an indifferent world, Frankenstein’s creature desperately seeks out his true identity, but the agony of rejection and a broken promise push him into darkness. Dangerous and vengeful, the creature threatens to obliterate VENUE: Middleton Arena TICKETS: Wednesday & Saturday Matinée Stalls and Lower Tier - £25.50 Upper Tier - £22.50 Restricted View - £14.50

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Frankenstein and everyone he loves, in a ferocious and bloodthirsty hunt for his maker. Rona Munro’s brilliant new adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Gothic masterpiece places the writer herself amongst the action as she wrestles with her creation and with the stark realities facing revolutionary young women, then and now.

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*This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

START TIME: Saturday Matinée 2pm | Wednesday Matinée 2.30pm | Evening 7.30pm Monday – Thursday Evening Stalls and Lower Tier - £27.50 Upper Tier - £24.50 Restricted View - £16.50

Friday & Saturday Evening Stalls and Lower Tier - £29.50 Upper Tier - £26.50 Restricted View - £18.50

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633


Giselle Ballet

FRIDAY 10 APRIL

A tragically romantic tale of a young girl who falls deeply in love however she would soon be deceived for he was betrothed to another. Through despair and desperation the young girl kills herself as she could not live without him.

THEATRE

Join Ballet Theatre UK in one of the greatest ballets of all time, Giselle.

The Queen of the Wilis, along with the ghosts of young girls who die before their wedding nights, condemns the lover to dance to his death. He can only be saved by the intervention of the spirit of Giselle and the break of dawn which force the Wilis to flee.

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: Adult £18 Concessions £16 Under 16s £10 Buy ten tickets, get one free

First performed in 1841, Giselle has never lost its popularity with audiences, considered to be one of the jewels in the crown of the romantic repertoire. Featuring a full Corps de Ballet of 24 international dancers along with the critically acclaimed Principal Dancers, Ballet Theatre UK present this haunting classic in its full glory set to the stunning music by Adolphe Adam. *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

FRIDAY 17 APRIL

The Ladyboys of Bangkok are back with their most elaborate show yet… ‘FLIGHT OF FANTASY’

Climb aboard for the ride of your lives as 16 of the world’s most glamorous showgirls (who just happen to be men!) take you soaring to a new world of dazzling diamante dipped song and dance destinations.

LakeComedy turbulence is definitely the in-flight order of the

day as your cabin crew, Ole and Jamie-John – AKA ‘Miss D.Q.’ the UKs only dwarf drag queen, will be sending you mile high at the biggest party in town!! With tributes to pop icons including ...Cher, Tina Turner, Alexander Burke, Shania Twain and even The Village People will have you dancing in the aisles. Your inflight entertainment will recreate magical moments from Las Vegas to Las Palmas where ‘Moulin Rouge’ meets Madonna, featuring over 400 stunning costumes.

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 7.30pm TICKETS: £23

*This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

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CHILDREN & FAMILIES

American Wrestling

SATURDAY 8 FEBRUARY

The world’s greatest family show. returns by popular demand, featuring the man with the million dollar arms - Tiny Iron & Pyro Spectacular.

VENUE: Middleton Arena

The night when you will want to say I was there!

START TIME: 7.30pm

SUNDAY 16 FEBRUARY

Exciting Science

VENUE: Middleton Arena START TIME: 2pm

ADULTS: £13 UNDER 14’S: £11 FAMILY TICKET: £40

(x2 Adults and x2 children or x1 Adult and x3 Children)

TICKETS: £11.50 Family ticket £42

(x2 Adults and x2 children or x1 Adult and x3 Children)

WARNING…WARNING…EXTREME FUN ALERT! This brand new, exciting and educational show will amaze and astound all ages from 4 years and upwards, as we put the “exciting” back into science. Please note that this performance features loud bangs, pyrotechnics and other special effects.

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So stand clear and prepare for action, as this show is full of wiz, bang, pop …. and splurt Exciting Science – prepare to be amazed! *This show is included in the Best of Friends scheme

To book tickets, visit link4life.org/whatson or call the Box Office on 0330 303 8633


LINK4LIFE ESSENTIAL COMPANIONS SCHEME Why does the scheme exist? The scheme exists to enable all patrons to equally participate in Middleton Arena and Heywood Civics’ events. The purpose of the scheme is to ensure the safety and enjoyment of the Scheme Member at our live events. Who is the Essential Access Companion Scheme for? The scheme is offered to those who require a companion to assist them in accessing the facilities. (Hereafter called the Scheme Member.) Most, but not all, Scheme Members have a disability as defined by The Equality Act 2010. Who is the scheme not for? This scheme is not open to, or intended for, those who simply require a companion to assist with transportation to and from the venues, or to keep them company. The scheme is not offered to anyone who can cope independently in a public venue. What is the role of the Essential Companion? The Essential Companion’s primary role is to assist the Scheme Member with mobility or guidance, to enable them to use and enjoy the services at our venues. The Essential Companion is expected to attend to the needs of the Scheme Member at all times whilst on the premises. How should an Essential Companion prepare? The Essential Companion should familiarise themselves with the layout of the venue and the location of services. They should liaise with venue staff if special assistance is required, and take instructions should the need to evacuate the building arise. What does the Essential Companion Access scheme offer? The scheme offers members the opportunity to obtain one ticket, free of charge, for the Essential Companion. How do I join? The applicant, or their appointed representative, must complete and sign the Essential Companion application form (available from the Box Office). Please return completed forms to the Box Office. NB The contact details on the form should be those of the Scheme Member, not of the Essential Companion. What do I need to disclose? The application form asks several multiple choice questions along with sections to provide more details. Please provide as much detail as possible and answer honestly. We use this information to determine your eligibility for membership to the scheme, and it helps us better prepare to cater for your needs. All information disclosed will be used solely for the

purposes set out in this document. Important Policy for Wheelchair Users It is accepted that a wheelchair may be used to assist your access to and around the venue and we accept that it may be preferred for you to transfer to a theatre seat. However if you are transferring to a theatre seat, you will need to be independently capable of leaving the venue in the event of an evacuation, without access to your wheelchair. If you cannot fulfil this, in line with health & safety, risk assessments and following advice from the Fire Safety Officer, we have to insist that you remain in your wheelchair. For wheelchair positions please reference the seating plan online. Our standard terms and conditions of sale apply to all bookings, a full copy is available online at www. link4life.org/essentialcompanionscheme If you require assistance in completing the application form or would like more information, please contact the Box Office on 0330 303 8633

BEST OF FRIENDS MEMBERSHIP Enjoy savings on theatre and concert tickets throughout the year with our Best Of Friends scheme - for only £15 per year. Best of Friends Membership is FREE for Link4Life Leisure Members. Please contact the Box Office to register for this exclusive member benefit. Benefits include: ✔ Discount of 15% on tickets for shows* throughout the year ✔ E-newsletters to keep you up to date with extra information on forthcoming productions and events ✔ Advance notification when new events go on sale (email address required) ✔ Priority booking for certain shows (email address required) * Not every show is included in the Best of Friends Scheme.

Contact the Box Office on 0330 303 8633 to apply over the phone or call in person. (memberships are not available online).


Contact Details LCpl Stephen Shaw MC Way, Heywood, Manchester, OL10 1LW

LCpl Joel Halliwell VC Way, Middleton, Manchester, M24 1AG

Box Office Tel: 0300 303 8633**

Box Office Tel: 0300 303 8633**

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Heywood Civic Centre is located in the middle of Heywood Town Centre. We are next to the Library and the Phoenix Centre and opposite the Magic Market. Heywood is approximately five minutes from the M62 (Junction 19) and M66 (Junction 3).

Middleton Arena is located two minutes from the town centre, bus station and additional pay and display car parking. By car, Middleton is approx five minutes from the M60 (Junction 19) and the M62 (Junction 19) and 15 minutes from Manchester City Centre.

Please use postcode OL10 1LW if your are navigating by sat nav.

Please use postcode M24 1AG if your are navigating by sat nav.

ACCESS

ACCESS

Heywood Civic Centre is fully accessible to public areas with lift to the upper floor. Customers are invited to discuss any special needs in advance. There is free parking to the side of the building with designated disabled parking bays. Car Park access is via Hornby Street.

Middleton Arena is fully accessible to public areas with lift to upper floors. Customers are invited to discuss any special needs. There is free on-site parking to the rear of the building with disabled and family parking bays to the front. Car park access is via LCpl Joel Halliwell VC Way.

Both venues are available for hire. Please contact your preferred centre for full details and to check availability. *Calls charged at local rate.

**A booking fee will apply to all tickets.

All information is correct at the time of print and is subject to change. Please visit www.link4life.org/whatson for up to date information. Once purchased, tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded, unless a performance is cancelled. Programme and artist details are published in good faith; however, occasionally, for reasons beyond our control, changes may be necessary. All tickets will be offered subject to availability at the time of booking.

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