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WHAT’S ON...

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WELCOME... ...to the Palace Theatre Paignton There’s no experience like it - that feeling when the house lights go out, the curtains open and the performance starts… Welcome to our wonderful theatre, in the heart of the English Riviera, providing a lively and interesting programme of entertainment throughout the year. Looking back, it is now a year since the running of the theatre moved from Torbay Council to our new Community Interest Company, Jazz Hands CIC. The Jazz Hands ethos is all about injecting enthusiasm, colour and excitement into the heart of this theatre and celebrating it’s place in the centre of Paignton life for nearly 130 years. Looking to the future, our expanding programme is reaching new audiences and our growing army of patrons, supporters and friends are all helping to give this theatre a wonderful atmosphere. Please browse through our programme - we almost guarantee that you’ll find something you like. We look forward to welcoming you to the Palace!

TAKE YOUR SEAT AND... ...ENJOY THE SHOW! Where to buy TICKETS THEATRE BOX OFFICE... The theatre box office is normally open 11:00am to 3:00pm (Monday to Friday) and is always open one hour before performances. www.palacetheatrepaignton.co.uk TICKET AGENTS: Brixham Library - www.torbay.gov.uk/libraries English Riviera Visitor Information, Torquay - www.englishriviera.co.uk Chelston Post Office, Torquay - www.chelstonpostoffice.co.uk Pincombes Estate Agents - www.pincombes.co.uk Newton Abbot Tourist Information Centre - www.visitsouthdevon.co.uk Dawlish Tourist Information Centre - www.visitsouthdevon.co.uk

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Oldway’s Winnaretta Singer: Toast of Belle Epoque Paris and Venice Rick Buckler of The Jam Odette Dial M for Murder The Three Billy Goats Gruff Rock and Roll Revolution featuring The Bluejays Lucy Worsley: Queen Victoria Daughter, Wife, Mother and Widow Pearls Before Poppies: The Story of The Red Cross Pearls You, Me and My Voice Genesis Connected Andy Parsons – Healing the Nation An Audience with Lesley Garrett Snake in the Grass Santa’s Elves and The Shoemaker Griff Rhys Jones: All Over the Place Pam Ayres – Up in the Attic Christmas. Time. Sing a Song O’Scrooge Clarkson Rose: Fifty Years of Seaside Entertainment Sleeping Beauty Violet Pinwill: Woodcarver of Ermington And Plymouth Beauty and the Beast Ivan Brackenbury supports Tom Binns: The Psychic Comedium Puritans, Players and Punks: Shakespeare and The Birth of London’s Commercial Theatre Dance to the Music: Jake Quickenden and Kristina Rihanoff Night Must Fall The Total Who Show Hot Rocks and High Places Dom Joly’s Holiday Snaps: Travel and Comedy In The Danger Zone Wall of Floyd Rapunzel Dance Festival Dracula: The Bloody Truth Ghost Train The Chicago Blues Brothers – A Night at the Movies Choice Grenfell: A tribute to Joyce Grenfell Sixties Invasion The Zoots – Sounds of the Sixties

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OCTOBER...

Oldway’s Winnaretta Singer: Toast of Belle Epoque Paris and Venice We invite to come along to our brand new ‘An Audience’ at the Palace events. Chris Nicholls presents the remarkable life of the bohemian ‘Dollar Princess’ from Paignton who was to become the influential patron (and friend) of so many of the major figures in the heady avant-garde world of modernist art, music and literature. Price includes a cup of tea/coffee. Buy all six and get one free. Thursday 10 October - 10:30am | Tickets £5

Rick Buckler of The Jam This is a unique evening with Rick Buckler the drummer with THE JAM… explaining up close and personal about his adventures with the band. In an evening of spoken word Rick explains all, and of course it’s your opportunity to ask him stuff too. This evening also puts the spotlight on his recent books: ‘THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT, THE START TO ’77’ - a unique book illustrated in comic book style and most recently ‘THIS DAY IN MUSIC’. Copies of the book along with other goodies will be available on the night so get with it and get along. Thursday 17 October - 8:30pm | Tickets £15

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Odette

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Described as ‘Sade meets Joni Mitchell’, London-based Odette is a rising singer-songwriter with a fresh new sound. Odette has received great reviews for her debut album, ‘A Shake Of The Hand’ and you’ll find many subtle influences on hearing her songs, including folk, jazz and world music. Her songs are fresh, uplifting and ‘sun-kissed’, to quote The Sunday Times. Odette and her 5-piece band have been taking many festivals and jazz venues by storm including Fleece Jazz, Whitby Musicport Festival, Wigan Jazz Festival and the Colchester Arts Centre Jazz Club. Friday 18 October - 7:30pm | Tickets £11 - £13

Dial M for Murder Tony Wendice has married Margot, for her money and now plans to murder her for the same reason. He arranges the perfect murder, unfortunately the murderer gets murdered and the victim survives. But this doesn't baffle the husband; he sees his hireling's death as an opportunity to have his wife convicted for the murder, but will everything go to plan? A classic thriller full of suspense. A Bijou Theatre Production, directed by Richard Bearne who starred as Hercule Poirot in their highly celebrated summer run of Agatha Christie's Black Coffee. Tuesday 22 to Friday 25 October - 7:30pm | Tickets £10 - £13

The Three Billy Goats Gruff Hold on to your horns and join the Billy Goats on their adventure as they bravely cross the rickety bridge. On a grassy hillside, in the middle of the country, there lived THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF! They never stopped eating and before long they had eaten everything they could get their hooves on! Who will they meet along the way as they trip trap over the bridge in search of more food? Lost the Plot Theatrical presents a delightful family show with songs and dances to clap along to. The perfect half-term treat! Saturday 26 October - 10:30am and 12:30pm Tickets £10 - £12

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Rock and Roll Revolution featuring The Bluejays The Bluejays, winners of the National Vintage Award for Best Entertainment, are your hosts for an electrifying and authentic tribute to the music of the 1950s. The Bluejays performers have top West End rock ‘n’ roll credentials from shows such as ‘Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story’ and ‘Dreamboats & Petticoats’. Bop all night to hit after hit from the likes of Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly, The Everly Brothers, Little Richard and many more! Saturday 26 October - 7:30pm | Tickets £19 - £21

Lucy Worsley: Queen Victoria Daughter, Wife, Mother and Widow Queen Victoria: a little old lady, spherical in shape, dressed in black, perpetually grumpy. Right? Historian Lucy Worsley wants to make you think again. Meet a complex, contradictory woman, who loved dancing and suffered calamity and bereavement, before coming out the other side as an eccentric, powerful and really rather magnificent old lady. Lucy's illustrated talk takes you into the life, the palaces and the rich colourful era of the woman who ruled a quarter of the globe. Wednesday 13 November 7:30pm | Tickets £25

Pearls Before Poppies: The Story of The Red Cross Pearls Rachel Trethewy - ‘An Audience’ at the Palace events. Monthly talks with interesting folk on fabulous subjects! Rachel’s Trethewy’s book tells the story of the spectacularly successful 1918 appeal to the women of Britain and the Empire to donate a single pearl to the British Red Cross ‘in memory of a life lost or changed forever’ by the Great War. Rachel will sign copies of her book after the talk. Price includes a cup of tea/coffee. Thursday 14 November - 10:30am | Tickets £5

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Genesis Connected

This show has an incredible mix of material, from atmospheric anthems to chart toppers – you’ll be dancing in the aisles. Hits spanning from the late 70s onwards including; Turn It On Again, Sledgehammer, In The Air Tonight, Against All Odds, Solsbury Hill, You Can’t Hurry Love, The Living Years and many more. The frontman, Pete Bultitude, is not only an incredibly versatile vocalist, he is also a truly gifted drummer, just like Phil Collins, so expect the show to include the iconic “double drums” element as featured on every Genesis and Phil Collins tour. Saturday 16 November - 7:30pm | Tickets £17 - £18

Andy Parsons Healing the Nation ‘Cracking adlibbing… a joke-rich rallying call for a better Britain’ THE GUARDIAN. Returning to his home patch here on the English Riviera, Andy cut his comedy teeth in the Cambridge Footlights and is perhaps best known as a regular panellist on BBC2’s Mock the Week. His other TV credits include Live At The Apollo, QI and They Think It's All Over. ‘Potent live performer…can nail a nonsense with beautiful economy of words’ THE TIMES. Sunday 17 November - 8:00pm | Tickets £15

An Audience with Lesley Garrett

“A natural e and powerhffervescent ouse voice” Financial Tim

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Join Britain’s most popular soprano for a delightful evening of song, reminiscences and chat accompanied by, and in conversation with, Anna Tilbrook. Lesley’s forty-year career is packed with fascinating variety singing on fabulous opera stages, performing in musicals on both sides of the Atlantic, hosting her own TV series and appearing in Strictly Come Dancing, Who Do You Think You Are and Loose Women. She has performed with amazing artists from the musical world, including Marti Pellow, Andrea Bocelli, Andre Rieu and Michael Ball! Wednesday 20 November - 7:30pm | Tickets £25

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NOV/DEC... Snake in the Grass All is not well! Two sisters, a nurse who knows too much and a father’s ghostly presence. Alan Ayckbourn, known mainly for his many comedies of manners and relationships, shows a darker side in this story of two mismatched sisters and their father’s manipulative nurse. Each vies for dominance in their relationships, but is Miriam as weak-willed as Annabel thinks? Why did Annabel’s marriage fail?   What is Alice’s true motive for blackmail? Who is ‘Lewis’? What secret terrors does this dilapidated garden hold... and what lies at the bottom of the well? Meanwhile… anyone for tennis? Tuesday 26 to Friday 29 November - 7:30pm | Tickets £10 - £13

Santa’s Elves and The Shoemaker With only three days left before Christmas, Mr. Klopp, the penniless shoemaker, has only enough leather left to make one pair of shoes... He sets the leather aside and heads to bed but during the night Santa's Elves, Bip and Bop, turn the leather into a splendid pair of shoes. Can Mr Klopp get to the bottom of this festive mystery and will Santa weave his Christmas magic? This delightful family show from CBBC TV writer and children’s author, Ian Billings, features original songs, audience participation and gifts for all the Children. Ideal for age 2+. Saturday 30 November - 12:00pm and 3:00pm Sunday 1 December 11:00am and 2:00pm | Tickets £11 - 12.50

Griff Rhys Jones: All Over the Place Packed with wicked insights into the pains of celebrity, the vicissitudes of parenthood and encounters with the great, the good and even the royal. Griff is back with a brand new full-length stand-up show. Following sell out performances of his previous one man shows, it’s time to join one half of Smith & Jones, one quarter of Not the Nine O’Clock News and one third of Three Men in a Boat as he presents an evening of hilarious true stories, riffs and observations. Saturday 30 November - 8:00pm | Tickets £19

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Pam Ayres - Up in the Attic One of the UK’S top-selling comediennes performing new and much-loved works. Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. She will be performing poems from her new book Up In The Attic, published in September 2019, along with classic poems and stories from her long career. Recent TV appearances include Springwatch, Celebrity Mastermind, and Celebrity Antiques Road Trip. Recent Radio includes Series 6 of Ayres On The Air, Just A Minute, I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue and Pam’s second appearance on Desert Island Discs. Sunday 1 December - 7:30pm | Tickets £25

Christmas. Time. Songs, snowmen and lots of laughs in this truly festive show that puts the ‘cell’ firmly back in ‘celebration’! Charlie and Toby are feeling low, and why wouldn’t they? It’s Christmas Day and they’re serving time at Her Majesty’s pleasure. What’s stopping them from creating Christmas around them? Absolutely nothing! And so they set off on their festival of carols, Claus, Christ and custody! A musical comedy for all the family that promises to be a fun, festive and fantastically funny Christmas offering from the acclaimed Near-ta Theatre! Sunday 8 December - 7:30pm | Tickets £9 - £11

Sing a Song O’Scrooge A festive show setting Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol to music from many of the well-known, and loved, Gilbert & Sullivan operas. This is an innovative and brand new adaptation of a story that is a firm favourite among theatre audiences at Christmas time. It retains much of the original tale with new lyrics full of humour and light-heartedness. It is suitable for the whole family and is a Christmas treat not to miss! Presented by the Torbay Gilbert & Sullivan Society Wednesday 11 to Saturday 14 December - 7:30pm Saturday 14 December 2:30pm | Tickets £10 - £15

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Clarkson Rose: Fifty Years of Seaside Entertainment

Brian Freeland - ‘An Audience’ at the Palace events. Monthly talks with interesting folk on fabulous subjects! In his one-man show Brian Freeland captures the high-tide of seaside entertainment in his evocation of Clarkson Rose and his partner Olive who delighted audiences with their show, ‘Twinkle’, for almost 50 years, three of these in Torquay during WW2 when the pier at Eastbourne had to be closed. Price includes a cup of tea/coffee. Thursday 12 December - 10:30am | Tickets £5

Sleeping Beauty Can Princess Rose be saved from the wicked witch’s curse? Another fabulous show from the award-winning Paignton Pantomime Productions with tension, laughter, song and dance. Saturday 21 Dec - 2.30pm, Sunday 22 Dec - 2.30pm Monday 23 Dec - 7.30pm, Thursday 26 Dec - 2.30pm Friday 27 Dec - 7.30pm, Saturday 28 Dec - 2.30pm Sunday 29 Dec - 2.30pm, Monday 30 Dec - 7.30pm Wednesday 1 Jan - 2.30pm, Thursday 2 Jan - 7.30pm Friday 3 Jan - 7.30pm, Saturday 4 Jan - 2:30pm Sunday 5 Jan - 1:00pm and 6:00pm Tickets £12.00 - £14.00

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Violet Pinwill: Woodcarver of Ermington And Plymouth Dr Helen Wilson - ‘An Audience’ at the Palace events. Monthly talks with interesting folk on fabulous subjects! Dr Wilson tells the fascinating story of Violet and her sisters, amongst the finest of the great Victorian woodcarvers. The exquisite work of the sisters can be found in over 200 churches in Devon, Cornwall and further afield. Price includes a cup of tea/coffee. A time to socialise, discuss and learn something new. Thursday 9 January 2020 - 10:30am | Tickets £5

Beauty and the Beast Be our guest this Christmas and enjoy a tale as old as time with Wonder Production’s touring production of Beauty and the Beast. Bookworm Belle lives a quiet provincial life but it quickly turns to danger when she finds herself imprisoned in an enchanted castle by a hideous Beast. Appearances can be deceiving. Can Belle see beyond the Beast’s façade to find true love with the cursed Prince Louis within? Join Dame Tilly Tarte, Phillipe Fillop and the Enchantress of the Rose as they try to guide Belle and the Beast down the right path. Sunday 12 January 2020 - 1:30pm and 5:30pm Tickets £8 - £11

Ivan Brackenbury supports Tom Binns: The Psychic Comedium

A masterc in improvisa lass character co tion, and mindre medy ading’” ★★★★★ Robe

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The award-winning and critically acclaimed character comedian entertaining at international comedy festivals and around the UK stand-up comedy circuit. Widely regarded as THREE of the best headliners working in British comedy, Tom’s ventriloquist act, alter egos hospital radio DJ Ivan Brackenbury and psychic Ian D Montfort have won him over 30 five-star reviews and national and international awards. Wednesday 15 January 2020 - 7:00pm | Tickets £12 - £15

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...FEBRUARY Puritans, Players and Punks: Shakespeare and The Birth of London’s Commercial Theatre Maria Thomas - ‘An Audience’ at the Palace events. Monthly talks with interesting folk on fabulous subjects! The true story of how theatre beat the odds and made a home in Renaissance London: hear from moral crusaders, tourists and the people who made it happen. Our regular ‘an audience’ events offer the perfect opportunity to socialise, discuss and learn loads of fascinating new stuff. Thursday 13 February - 10:30am | Tickets £5

Dance to the Music - UK Tour 2020 Dance To The Music is a sumptuously beautiful, glamorous dance show created, directed and choreographed by ex Strictly Come Dancing professional Kristina Rihanoff. Hosted by heartthrob Jake Quickenden who has found fame with on the X Factor, I’m A Celebrity and Dancing On Ice and supported by an exciting troupe of dancers featuring South African dance team Marcella Solimeo and Dylon Daniels from Dancing With The Stars, this promises to be an evening not to be missed with over 15 styles of dancing performed to the biggest hits from across the decades. Sunday 16 February 2020 - 7:30pm | Tickets £28

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Night Must Fall A psychological thriller… tense and atmospheric and full of suspicion. Bijou Theatre Production’s first play of 2020. A charming smooth talker arrives at Mrs Bramsom's woodland home and immediately makes an impression. Who is this handsome, dashing and charming young man? What is his secret? Master playwright, Emlyn Williams' renowned psychological thriller is packed with tension, atmosphere and suspicion. Directed by Maggie Campbell. Wednesday 19 to Saturday 22 February - 7:30pm Tickets £10 - £13

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The Total Who Show

Talkin’ ’bout your generation! Catch the Total Who Show by Johnny Warman’s Magic Bus. Get ready for two hours of hits and classics by The Who, including Won’t Get Fooled Again, My Generation, Pinball Wizard, Who Are You, Substitute, Can’t Explain, The Seeker and I Can See For Miles. And all performed by top musicians who have worked with The Who, David Bowie, Bruce Springsteen, Foo Fighters and The Small Faces. “Well worth checking these guys out. Not to be missed.” The Who. Saturday 29 February - 7:30pm | Tickets £15 - £17

Hot Rocks and High Places Alex Leger - ‘An Audience’ at the Palace events. Monthly talks with interesting folk on fabulous subjects! Alex joined Blue Peter in 1975, when John Noakes, Peter Purves and Lesley Judd made up the iconic team of presenters. In this talk Alex recalls highlights from his thirty six years as a producer with the programme that radically changed the way TV approached location filming. Alex will be selling copies of his book, ‘Blue Peter: Behind the Badge’, after the talk. Price includes a cup of tea/coffee. Thursday 12 March - 10:30am | Tickets £5

Dom Joly's Holiday Snaps Travel and Comedy In The Danger Zone Dom Joly is best known as the creator of Trigger Happy TV. And now the writer and broadcaster is undertaking his first UK tour since 2011. Dom will be talking about his exploits as a serial globe-trotting seeker of dangerous travel spots. From North Korea to Chernobyl, he's visited some of the most unusual places on the planet and is ready to share his holiday snaps. Thursday 19 March - 7:30pm | Tickets £18

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Wall of Floyd

Fantastic musicianship and sound combine with a great light show to deliver an unforgettable experience. Returning to the Palace in 2020 … The Wall of Floyd, a leading tribute to Pink Floyd with collectively over 75 years of studio and live performance between them. This 7-piece band aims to sonically reproduce Pink Floyd’s music as accurately as possible with a stage show to match, performing fan-favourites from across Pink Floyd’s back catalogue including hits from The Wall and Wish You Were Here, right up to their final album, The Endless River. Saturday 28 March - 7:30pm | Tickets £16 - £19

Rapunzel Let your hair down and get tangled in a brand-new musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale, RAPUNZEL! Immersion Theatre proudly presents a witty, tongue-in-cheek retelling of the family favourite complete with a laugh out loud script, a host of catchy songs, heaps of audience interaction, and an exciting array of magical characters which include a wickedly boo-able witch, a clumsy Prince and a feisty Princess with the longest hair you’re ever likely to come across! Sunday 29 March - 7:30pm

Torbay and South West of England Festival A celebration of dance, music and speech. We are delighted to once again host this year’s festival at the Palace Theatre, showcasing some of the very best of local talent competing for an impressive array of trophies and awards. Dance Festival 30 March to 8 April Speech Festival 28 to 30 April Choirs festival 10 to 12 May Tickets - see website for details

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Dracula: The Bloody Truth Award-winning kings of comedy, Le Navet Bete, bring their 5-star, smash-hit show to the Palace Theatre! From the awkwardly charming seaside town of Whitby to the dark and sinister Transylvanian mountains, join esteemed Professor Abraham Van Helsing and his three idiotic actors as they frantically try to uncover the truth behind Bram Stoker's infamous Count... with hilarious consequences. A collaboration with one of UK theatre's best comedy writers and directors, John Nicholson, Dracula: The Bloody Truth will make you die laughing! Le Navet Bete in association with Exeter Northcott Theatre. Thursday 9 to Saturday 11 April - 7:30pm | Tickets £17 - £19

Ghost Train A group of railway passengers have been stranded at a remote rural station... Will they see the famous Ghost Train run and will all the threats about what happens to people who see it come true? Why does everyone want strangers to keep away? Why the elaborate and deliberate scaring of the stranded passengers? You’ll be on the edge of your seats. Bijou Theatre Productions present this classic play by Arnold Ridley, directed by Jill Farrant. Wednesday 15 to Saturday 18 April 2020 - 7:30pm Tickets £10 - £13

The Chicago Blues Brothers A Night at the Movies Dig out those trilbies and shades, polish your dancing shoes and join the party in this 2-hour spectacular of non stop music and laughter direct from London’s West End. 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. You’ll dance, you’ll sing, you’ll have the time of your life. Friday 24 April - 7:30pm | Tickets £24

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Choice Grenfell: A tribute to Joyce Grenfell

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As Joyce would have said “We request the pleasure of your company”. A wonderful evening of warmth, wit and gentle humour, featuring some of the best of Joyce’s hilarious songs and monologues from Stately As A Galleon and School Nativity Play to A Terrible Worrier and First Flight. Suzanna Walters, playing Joyce, is our guide for a delightful delve into some of her most endearing characters, ably accompanied by her trusted pianist William Blezard. Friday 1 May - 7:30pm | Tickets £12 - £18

Sixties Invasion Featuring Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Titch, The Tornados and The Casuals - Taking you on a magical rollercoaster ride to the most exciting musical time in history. Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Titch, one of the greatest bands of the 60s, scored a Number One hit in 1968 with The Legend of Xanadu. Supported by The Tornados – with their Worldwide hit Telstar and The Casuals, a four-piece British pop group, best known for their hit Jesamine which reached number 2 in 1968. Let the legends of the 60s entertain you! Saturday 2 May 2020 - 7:30pm | Tickets £22 - £26

The Zoots - Sounds of the Sixties Experience THE Sixties show that’s wowing audiences around the world, selling out and headlining venues - with the spectacular sounds of 60s! The Zoots are here to make your whole family bop to legendary numbers by The Beatles, The Stones, The Monkees, The Beach Boys, The Kinks, The Four Seasons, Elvis and dozens more. Feel the groove that's thrilling audiences everywhere. It's more than a performance - it's totally ZOOTtastic! Sunday 3 May 2020 - 7:30pm | Ticket £15 - £19

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ARENA EVENTS... Just one of many events taking place in the ARENA arts space, within the theatre

You, Me and My Voice

A semi-autobiographical, accessible, funny, interactive, emotional (and a little dark), real-life piece of theatre. Discover what happens when speech, talking, listening, communicating, sharing and bonding… become the biggest barrier to living. This original piece speaks louder than words, continuing to break barriers for those who struggle with words… well isn’t that most of us? It combines TED talk, live devising and storytelling interwoven with music, projections, audience interaction and more. ‘Humorous, thought-provoking, brilliant and inspirational...’. Friday 15 November - 2:30pm | Tickets £5 - £7.50

COMING SOON...

Aladdin… We Will Rock You! - Friday 8 and Saturday 9 May Ian Waite and Vincent Simone: Act Two - Friday 15 May Jeremy Vine - What the hell is going on?! - Friday 22 May Jive Talkin’ perform the Bee Gees - Saturday 30 May 2020

Agatha Christie - Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 June to 30 July Strictly Come Dancing’s Neil Jones in GINGERLAND - Friday 3 July Lipstick on your Collar - Friday 7 and Saturday 8 August The Beach Boys Tribute Show - Saturday 15 August

HIRE ME OUT... A venue packed with character for conferences, meetings, weddings and parties. Contact us on 01803 665800 if you would like to see our auditorium, bar or arena, all of which can be hired for special events.

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