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Scarborough Spa

EVENTS GUIDE September – December 2017 Live Music | Comedy | Entertainment


Getting here By Car Sat Nav: Please use the postcode YO11 2HD. From the South: M1 to A1 to A64 to Scarborough. M1/M18 to M62 to Hull then A63/A165 (coastal route) to Scarborough. From the North: A1/A19 to A171 or A170 to Scarborough. From the West: M62 to Hull then A63/A615 (coastal route) or M62 to M1 the A64 to Scarborough. Parking Scarborough Spa recommends the pay and display parking spaces along the approach road to Scarborough Spa and the underground car park in the near vicinity. Parking in front of the venue is very limited. All council car parks in Scarborough are free after 6pm. Please note that public parking near the venue is managed by Scarborough Borough Council, not Scarborough Spa. Park and Ride For details on Scarborough’s Park and Ride services please visit Buses For details of the most suitable service from your area please visit Rail Scarborough train station is a 15 minute walk away from Scarborough Spa. Coast to coast lines run daily, calling at all major cities; Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds and York. Regular National Express trains run from London & Edinburgh, change at York for Scarborough. There is also a regular service from Hull. National Rail Enquiries Telephone 03457 48 49 50 Cliff Lift Scarborough Spa’s Cliff Lift provides easy access to and from the town’s South Cliff area. For opening times and prices please visit | 01723 821 888


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Pre-show dining Farrer’s Bar & Brasserie is open before all performances for pre-show dining, serving a range of freshly cooked dishes. We recommend booking in advance. To view menus and to make a reservation, please visit or call 01723 357 860.

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September Mon – Sat, 1 – 16 1, 13, 14, 15 Fri 1 Sat 2 3 – 14 Fri 15 15 – 17 22 – 24 Sun 24 Tue 26 29 & 30 30 Sept & 1 Oct

Movies Meets The Musicals: Take Two Howard Beaumont Tosca: Russian State Opera Sessions Scarborough Spa Orchestra Rip It Up Northern Soul Weekender 2017 Scarborough Jazz Festival 2017 A Teddy Bears’ Jazz Picnic The Libertines Joe Longthorne in Concert Giant Craft & Gift Fair

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Stewart Lee: Content Provider  A Country Night in Nashville E.P.W. Wrestling Dirty Dusting That’ll Be The Day Rockin’ & Rolling with Laughter Tour Vintage Fair The Rat Pack with Anita Harris Magic Mike: Not So Spooky Halloween Show

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Dickinson’s Real Deal Beyond The Barricade Scarborough Dance Festival 2017 Jimmy Carr The Billy Joel Songbook performed by Elio Pace Psychic Sally: Kisses to Heaven Tour The Kast Off Kinks Roy Orbison and the Travelling Wilburys Tribute Show Beatlemania: Pepper Again Henning Wehn – Westphalia Is Not An Option The Summer Of Love

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Purple Rain: A Celebration of Prince Killer Queen Magic Mike’s Christmas Special Swan Lake: Russian State Ballet and Opera House Rob Brydon: I am Standing Up The Festive Spectacular Charity Carol Concert Jack And The Beanstalk A Christmas Teddy Bears’ Picnic Christmas Masquerade Ball Christmas Tea Dance with Howard Beaumont Magic Mike’s Christmas Special Elvis: New Year’s Eve 2017

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October Wed 4 Fri 6 Fri 6 Sun 8 Wed 18 Fri 20 Sat 21 Sun 22 Wed 25

November Sat 4 Sun 5 7 – 12 Fri 10 Sat 11 Wed 15 Fri 17 Sat 18 Thu 23 Fri 24 Sun 26

December Fri 1 Sat 2 Sun 3 Tue 5 Thu 7 Sat 9 9 Dec – 1 Jan Sun 10 15 & 16 Fri 22 Sun 24 Sun 31 | 01723 821 888


Scarborough Spa

EVENTS GUIDE September – December 2017 Live Music | Comedy | Entertainment

The end of the summer season is creeping upon us, but there’s still chance to catch the three favourites – Movies Meets The Musicals, Scarborough Spa Orchestra and Howard Beaumont. Even when the summer comes to a close, we have an Autumn and Winter programme that’s packed full of live music, world class comedy and family entertainment. There’ll be music for everyone, as we’ll have an intimate gig with The Libertines, a double performance from Joe Longthorne, and the return of Sessions for one night only. We have tributes to Queen, The Beatles, Prince, and not forgetting Northern Soul Weekender and our 15th anniversary of Scarborough Jazz Festival. Four of the very best comedians will be heading our way including, Rob Brydon, Jimmy Carr, Stewart Lee and Henning Wehn. The fabulous Russian State Ballet and Opera House return with two shows, Tosca and Swan Lake. There’ll be even more theatre and dance with Rip It Up, Dirty Dusting and of course our annual Scarborough Dance Festival. Christmas will bring festive favourites including, this year’s panto, Jack and The Beanstalk, the Masquerade Ball, Festive Spectacular and a Magic Mike special! See you soon!


Every Monday | From 6.30pm

The Monday Menu with Music Reservations Recommended Venue: Farrer’s Bar & Brasserie Join us every Monday in Farrer’s Bar & Brasserie and relax with the wonderful backdrop of Scarborough’s South Bay, whilst listening to some of the very best in live music. Featuring a wide range of performers from acoustic guitarists and vocalists to jazz duos, The Monday Menu with Music is the perfect way to get rid of the Monday blues. For further details on performers and to make a reservation, please visit

Mondays – Saturdays, 1 – 16 September | 8pm Thursday 14 September | 2pm

Movies Meets The Musicals: Take Two

Tickets: £14, £13 (Concession), £11 (Matinee Performance) Venue: Spa Theatre Get set for a journey through The West End, Broadway and Hollywood! Expect to be dazzled by a highly talented cast, performing songs from Oscar winning films such as La La Land, Dreamgirls, Les Misérables, Chicago, Shrek, The Lion King and more!

1, 13, 14, 15 September

Howard Beaumont Tickets: £3.50 Venue: Ocean Room / Suncourt A firm favourite and regular star of BBC Radio 2’s The Organist Entertains. Dance the morning away with the Coffee Dance (1 and 15 September at 10.30am) for Ballroom, Latin, Old Time and Popular Sequence Dancing. Or, head to the Spa Suncourt for Afternoon Music (13 and 14 September at 2.30pm) for some toe tapping showstoppers through to light classics. | 01723 821 888


Friday 1 September | 7.30pm

Tosca: Russian State Opera Tickets: £29.50, £27.50 (Concession) Venue: Grand Hall Première of the Opera Tosca – A dramatic masterpiece where love and politics collide and murder takes place at the highest level. Music by G. Puccini Libretto by G. Giacosa and L. Illica Sung in Italian with English Surtitles Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a large, live Orchestra with over 30 musicians. ‘By far the best company to bring Russian ballet to British audiences.’ Stage Talk Magazine.

Saturday 2 September | 8pm

Sessions Tickets: £10

Venue: Ocean Room What set out to be a one off event between friends to bring a city night to their hometown ended up being over 10 years of great events. The organisers brought you A-List DJs, artists, sax players, percussionists, magicians, firebreathers, stilt walkers and many more things to give it that extra special effort. So, after years of silence and a successful crowdfunding campaign, SESSIONS will be back for one night only.

3 – 14 September

Scarborough Spa Orchestra Tickets: £7 - £12 (Pay What You Like on Sunday Mornings) Venue: Grand Hall / Suncourt The last remaining professional seaside orchestra, The Scarborough Spa Orchestra continues a seaside tradition that dates back to 1912. We invite you to sit back, relax and enjoy a performance by some of the most versatile musicians you are ever likely to find. Pick up an orchestra leaflet, or visit for details on performance dates and times.


Friday 15 September | 7.30pm

Rip It Up

Tickets: £25 - £37.50, £75 (VIP) Venue: Grand Hall Two strictly champions together with one strictly professional. Jay McGuiness, Natalie Lowe and Louis Smith will swing, bop, jitterbug, lindy hop, jive and ballroom through the greatest songs from the greatest decade of music! The music in the show spans various styles from romantic ballads and crooner songs through to classic pop hits and the shattering world of rock ’n’ roll.

15 - 17 September

Northern Soul Weekender 2017 Tickets: £30 (Weekend) Venue: Ocean Room The North Yorkshire Soul Collective presents another fantastic Northern Soul Weekender! A full weekend of Soul in Yorkshire’s best loved seaside town, with three days of Northern & Rare Soul at this superb venue. Bring your dancing shoes; there’ll be three rooms brimming with great music!

22 – 24 September

Scarborough Jazz Festival 2017 This year, Scarborough Jazz Festival celebrates its 15th birthday! As a result of this big anniversary, the team has planned a very special programme – kicking off with a bang not a whimper with the amazing New York Brass Band. Over the three days there will be big bands, songsters, keyboard virtuosos, swinging modern jazz, rising stars and everything in between. Of course, the incomparable compère Alan Barnes will be at the helm, leading us through this fabulous weekend. | 01723 821 888


Sunday 24 September | 11am

A Teddy Bears’ Jazz Picnic Tickets: £4, £7 (Parent & Child), Free (18 months and under) Venue: Ocean Room The Spa Orchestra’s Kathy Seabrook along with friends of The Northern Showtime Orchestra host a special jazz infused Teddy Bears’ Picnic as part of this year’s Scarborough Jazz Festival. This highly interactive and educational session will introduce young children to jazz from around the world. There will be plenty of opportunity to sing, play and dance along, so why not bring your own shakers and maracas? And don’t forget your teddies!

Tuesday 26 September | 7pm

The Libertines Tickets: £30 Venue: Grand Hall

The Libertines have announced the ‘…Tiddeley Om Pom Pom Tour’ of seven British Seaside towns, which includes Scarborough Spa! Featuring Peter Doherty, Carl Barât, John Hassall and Gary Powell, the band released their highly anticipated third album ‘Anthems For Doomed Youth’ in September 2015. The album, which was recorded in Thailand, entered the UK Album Charts at No. 3 and received great critical applause on its release. Plus Special Guests Rat Boy & Lucie Barat

29 & 30 September | 7.30pm

Joe Longthorne in Concert Tickets: £21 Venue: Spa Theatre Joe’s repertoire of voices is endless and includes hundreds of the world’s top singers, however, he is perhaps best known for his impersonation of Shirley Bassey, who has commented: “Joe can do me better than I can do myself”. During his career, Joe has received gold and platinum discs for his albums, enjoyed sell-out concerts at the Royal Albert Hall, as well as touring Australia several times.


30 September & 1 October | From 9.30am

Giant Craft & Gift Fair Free Admission Venue: Grand Hall

A fun weekend with around 65 hand-picked stalls of assorted crafts and gifts. From jewellery to bath bombs, handbags to greetings cards, a vast array of beautiful items for you to peruse, including many bespoke and ‘hand-made by the designer’ creations. A great opportunity to treat yourself or find that very special & unique gift. With FREE admission for all, what a great way to spend a little time during your trip to this beautiful seaside town.

Wednesday 4 October | 8pm

Stewart Lee: Content Provider Tickets: £23 Venue: Spa Theatre 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. “The most consistently funny show of his brilliant career… I laughed till it hurt.” The Times “Characteristically twisty and frequently brilliant.” The Guardian

Friday 6 October | 7.30pm

A Country Night in Nashville Tickets: £21.50 Venue: Spa Theatre Prepare to be transported on a musical journey through the history of Country, featuring songs from its biggest stars both past and present. Hits from Johnny Cash to Alan Jackson, Dolly to the Dixie Chicks, Willie Nelson to Kacey Musgraves, are showcased by the amazing vocals of Dominic Halpin, Shelly Quarmby and their fabulous backing band, the Hurricanes. With songs including Ring Of Fire, Crazy, Sweet Home Alabama, Don’t Rock The Jukebox, Need you Now, 9-5, Don’t Worry Baby to name just a few, this incredible celebration of country music is a night not to be missed. | 01723 821 888


Friday 6 October | 7.30pm

E.P.W. Wrestling

Tickets: £12, £15 (VIP), £10 (Concession), £36 (Family of 4) Venue: Grand Hall We are delighted to announce TNA Wrestling’s BRAM has been added to the lineup! Making his first appearance at Scarborough Spa will be Pro Wrestler & WWE UKCT Quarter Finalist Joseph Conners. There will be some epic battles from the likes of Japan’s Tokyo Joe, Mexican high flyer Pyro and The Welsh Warrior Caden Lay.

Sunday 8 October | 7.30pm

Dirty Dusting Tickets: £21 Venue: Spa Theatre

Starring Benidorm’s Chrissy Rock! Gladys, Elsie and Olive are three cleaning ladies who are about to be “put out to pasture” by their overzealous office manager Dave. Feeling they have little chance of gaining employment elsewhere, the ladies have to boost their falling income! This is a heart-warming feel-good comedy that will have you rolling in the aisles and smiling every time you answer the phone!

Wednesday 18 October | 7.30pm

That’ll Be The Day Tickets: £24 Venue: Grand Hall

The UK’s première Rock & Roll production That’ll Be The Day returns with another brand new show! Highly acclaimed for its stunning LIVE entertainment value, That’ll Be The Day is an outstanding celebration for all true fans of the golden era of popular music. This latest production features a fantastic new-line-up of smash hits spanning the 50s, 60s, 70s & 80s, plus more side-splitting comic sketches, all performed live on-stage!


Friday 20 October | 7.30pm

Rockin’ & Rolling with Laughter Tour Tickets: £25, £24 (Concession) Venue: Spa Theatre The UK Theatre Bureau proudly presents the Rockin’ & Rolling with Laughter Tour. In this totally ‘live’ show we mix the best of TV... ‘Opportunity Knocks’, ‘The Cilla Black Show’, ‘New Faces’, ‘The Comedians’ etc., with the cream of Pop, ‘Ready Steady Go’, ‘Top of the Pops’, ‘Juke Box Jury’ and for added flavour a never, ever, seen before feature about the world famous Cavern Club, Liverpool.

Saturday 21 October | 10am - 5pm

Vintage Fair

Tickets: £3, £2 (Concession), Under 12s FREE Venue: Grand Hall Brought to you by AdVintageous Fairs & Events Live Entertainment on-stage throughout the day, Hair & Beauty Parlour, NAAFI Cafe serving 1940s menu, Vintage Tea-Room, classic bikes and scooters and importantly 60 Stalls of pure vintage! Proud to Support St Catherine’s Hospice, our dedicated charity.

Sunday 22 October | 7.30pm

The Rat Pack with Anita Harris Tickets: £22.50, £20 (Concession) Venue: Spa Theatre The star studded cast of the UK’s original and longest running Rat Pack show have achieved many accolades and awards after appearances worldwide. Now together with the Swinging Buddy Greco Orchestra under the Direction of BBC Musical Director Don Hunt and the stunning L.A Showgirls, they are joined in this brand new spectacular by the amazing talent of Anita Harris. | 01723 821 888


Wednesday 25 October | 2pm

Magic Mike: Not So Spooky Halloween Show Tickets: £8, £7 (Children) Venue: Spa Theatre This exciting new fun-packed magical comedy show the whole family will enjoy promises to be a show filled with spellbinding magic, ghostly fun and spooktacular dance routines. Fancy dress is encouraged, but no gory masks that may scare our younger audience.

Saturday 4 November | 8am – 5pm

Dickinson’s Real Deal Venue: Grand Hall

ITV’s Hit Antiques Show Presented by David Dickinson is looking for local people to cash in their antiques & valuables. Why let your antiques collect dust in the attic when you can sell them for cash? Take money on the spot from a dealer OR if you think your item is worth more, take a gamble at auction! Dickinson’s Real Deal is currently one of the most popular daytime shows on ITV and is regularly watched by over a million people.

Sunday 5 November | 7.30pm

Beyond The Barricade Tickets: £23 Venue: Spa Theatre Recreating original West End/Broadway musical hit songs with amazing authenticity, this cast of past principal performers from Les Misérables presents a blockbusting two hour show and is now established as the nation’s favourite musical theatre concert. Don’t miss the return of ‘Beyond the Barricade’ to experience its nationwide reputation for quality and perfection in musical theatre and find out why this exciting show has received critical acclaim across the UK and abroad.


7 - 12 November

Scarborough Dance Festival 2017 Tickets: £5 - £62 Venue: Ocean Room/Promenade Lounge The 20th annual Scarborough Dance Festival will take place between 7-12 of November 2017. Hosted by Philip Wylie of Holiday and Dance. The week is packed with a variety of modern, Latin and popular social sequence dancing with learn and improve sessions, workshops, plus demonstrations by the dance stars of the future.

Friday 10 November | 8pm

Jimmy Carr Tickets: £27.50 Venue: Grand Hall

The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour. Jimmy is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show. A man who has devoted his life to crafting perfect jokes and has left a trail of laughter in his wake, Jimmy Carr’s new tour will distil everything we love to laugh at and be shocked by, into one incredible, unparalleled night of entertainment.

Saturday 11 November | 7.30pm

The Billy Joel Songbook performed by Elio Pace and his Band Tickets: £22.50, £20 (Concession) Venue: Spa Theatre Following on from his highly-acclaimed New York and Philadelphia, Billy Joel ‘Original Touring Band’ concerts, Elio Pace delivers this sensational tour celebrating the phenomenal music of Billy Joel. ‘Elio rocks!’ Brian May Featuring the massive hits, Uptown Girl, Just The Way You Are, My Life and many more. | 01723 821 888


Wednesday 15 November | 7.30pm

Psychic Sally: Kisses to Heaven Tour Tickets: £23.50 Venue: Spa Theatre World renowned psychic, television and theatre star and the UK’s favourite award winning medium, Sally Morgan is back and better than ever with her phenomenal interactive stage show. Sally is one of the UK’s most successful touring acts and has been wowing audiences across the country for the past 9 years.

Friday 17 November | 7.30pm

The Kast Off Kinks Tickets: £20, £18 (Concession) Venue: Spa Theatre

Former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made The Kinks a household name. This great line-up features Mick Avory (the original drummer on all the classic hits from 1964-84), John Dalton (bass/vocals, Kinks 60s & 70s), Ian Gibbons (keyboards/vocals, Kinks 80s & 90s and still with Ray Davies) with Dave Clarke (guitar/vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding & Tim Rose). Not to be missed!

Saturday 18 November | 7.30pm

Roy Orbison and the Travelling Wilburys Tribute Show Tickets: £20, £18 (Concession) Venue: Spa Theatre

The 1980s saw the birth of one of the most famous and memorable supergroups of all time, The Traveling Wilburys. Pooling the talents of George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty and Bob Dylan, The Wilburys were a real force to be reckoned with and created a sound and style so unique, that even to this day there has never been anything quite like it.


Thursday 23 November | 7.30pm

Beatlemania: Pepper Again Tickets: £21, £19.50 (Concession) Venue: Spa Theatre Beatlemania are celebrating 50 years of The Beatles’ work from 1967 in a new show for this year, featuring all of your favourite songs from The Sgt Pepper Album and other classics from the same year. The show includes ‘Sgt Peppers...’ ,’With A Lttle Help From My Friends’ ‘When I’m 64’, ‘Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds’, ‘A Day In The Life’, ‘Strawberry Fields Forever’, ‘I Am The Walrus’, ‘Penny Lane’, ‘Hello Goodbye’, ‘All You Need Is Love’ And ‘Magical Mystery Tour’.

Friday 24 November | 7.30pm

Henning Wehn – Westphalia Is Not An Option Tickets: £17.50 Venue: Spa Theatre Join German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn for an evening of Teutonic jolliness at its best. After his last show tackled those well-known staples of light entertainment that are the British obsession with home ownership and the self-serving nature of most fundraising efforts, this time Henning’s having an unbiased look at immigration.

Sunday 26 November | 7.30pm

The Summer Of Love Tickets: £22, £20 (Concession) Venue: Spa Theatre Exactly 50 years after one of the most important cultural events in history, The Summer Of Love anniversary concert takes you back on a nostalgic musical journey to that incredible summer of 1967 - an eclectic explosion of flowers, psychedelia, freedom, peace and love and, of course, timeless music that inspired a generation. With original 1960s film footage, The Summer Of Love also features a full live band performing songs such as ‘’California Dreaming’, ‘San Francisco’, ‘Turn Turn, Turn’, ’Somebody To Love’ and more! | 01723 821 888


Friday 1 December | 7.30pm

Purple Rain: A Celebration of Prince Tickets: £22.50 Venue: Spa Theatre Purple Rain are a world class live celebration of the music, life and legacy of Prince. This full 8-piece live band delivers a non-stop, hit packed show spanning more than two hours! Complete with backing vocals, horn section, keys and of course Jimi Love as the unsurpassed Prince.

Saturday 2 December | 7.30pm

Killer Queen Tickets: £22.50 Venue: Grand Hall

Thrilling sell-out audiences across the globe from the UK to Moscow and in 2016 their first tour of USA, Killer Queen recreates the high energy, powerful phenomenon that was Queen live. Fronted by Patrick Myers as Freddie Mercury, ‘Time Out’ described Patrick’s resemblance to Freddie Mercury as “Spooky,” his uncanny likeness was further proven when he recorded a number one hit single singing as Freddie Mercury on Fat Boy Slim’s record ‘The Real Life!’

Sunday 3 December | 2.30pm

Magic Mike’s Christmas Special Tickets: £8, £7 (Children) Venue: Spa Theatre

Magic Mike returns for his annual Christmas Special with a brand new show full of festive magic to entertain the whole family. Joined by his cast of friends including naughty chuck, who always has something to say, we guarantee a brilliant evening of family entertainment with this exciting and colourful stage show. There is no better way to start your Christmas!


Tuesday 5 December | 7.30pm

Swan Lake: Russian State Ballet and Opera House Tickets: £32, £30 (Concession), £19 (Children) Venue: Grand Hall After a successful Ballet tour last year, the Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back for their annual UK tour with mesmerising and captivating full touring ballet production. Swan Lake captures, like no other, the full range of human emotions – from hope to despair, from terror to tenderness, from melancholy to ecstasy.

Thursday 7 December | 8pm

Rob Brydon: I am Standing Up Tickets: £27.50 Venue: Grand Hall Rob Brydon is perhaps best known for the television shows Gavin and Stacey, Would I Lie To You? and The Trip as well as Marion and Geoff, Human Remains, Little Britain, The Rob Brydon Show, Best of Men, Gangster Granny and Q.I. His film work includes The Huntsman: Winter’s War, Cinderella and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.

Saturday 9 December | 7.30pm

The Festive Spectacular Charity Carol Concert Tickets: £9, £7 (Concession) Venue: Grand Hall The Festive Spectacular: The 20th Anniversary. BBC Look North’s Harry Gration returns to The Spa to compère this year’s charity carol concert ‘The Festive Spectacular’ which once again features another fantastic line-up that is sure to get you into the festive spirit. This year’s line-up features performances from Percussionist Simone Rebello, The United Schools Choir and Celebration Brass. | 01723 821 888


9 December - 1 January

Jack And The Beanstalk Tickets: £15.50, £14.50 (Concession), £10.50 (Child), £42 (Family of 4) Venue: Spa Theatre A GIANT of a Pantomime, full of beans and packed with “Fee, Fi, Fo, FUN!” After getting into big trouble with his mother for selling their hapless cow for a handful of beans, Jack’s dreams come true when they start to grow… and grow… and GROW. Join him on the adventure of a lifetime as he outwits the giant and makes his fortune with a little help from his friends.

Sunday 10 December | 11am

A Christmas Teddy Bears’ Picnic Tickets: £4, £7 (Parent & Child), Free (18 months and under) Venue: Ocean Room After the success of our Teddy Bears’ Picnics this summer, we are delighted to announce Kathy Seabrook & other members of The Spa Orchestra will return as part of a Saxophone Quartet to present a special festive edition of Teddy Bears’ Picnic. The concert is aimed at introducing young children to music and musical activities.

15 & 16 December | 7.30pm

Christmas Masquerade Ball Tickets: £37.50 Venue: Ocean Room Our Masquerade Ball returns by popular demand! Celebrate the festive season in style this year with a night to remember. Join us in the wonderful Ocean Room and enjoy a delicious festive four course meal followed by live entertainment with our resident DJ Michael De Freitas. The perfect way to celebrate with friends, work colleagues or your loved ones!


Friday 22 December | 1.30pm

Christmas Tea Dance with Howard Beaumont Tickets: £5 Venue: Ocean Room We are delighted to welcome back ‘The King of The Keyboards’ Howard Beaumont to Scarborough Spa for a special Christmas Cracker of a Tea Dance! Held in the spacious Ocean Room, enjoy a fun filled afternoon of Ballroom, Popular, Sequence, Latin & Party dances as Howard plays all your seasonal favourites in strict tempo. Includes Hot Drink & Mince Pie.

Sunday 24 December | 6pm

Magic Mike’s Christmas Special Tickets: £8 (Adults), £7 (Child) Venue: Ocean Room The night before Christmas - the most exciting and magical night of the year! Come and join us in the comfort of Scarborough Spa where you can sit back, relax and let the festivities begin. Enjoy refreshments and a drink from the licensed bar while the children release all their Christmas excitement during the show.

Sunday 31 December | 8pm

Elvis: New Year’s Eve 2017 Tickets: £22 Venue: Grand Hall See in the New Year like never before with the NYE Extravaganza with Tony Skingle as Elvis! Tony has performed all around the world as an Elvis impersonator, including dates in Thailand, New Zealand, Australia and mainland Europe. He’s back in his home town to see in 2018 in true Las Vegas style! With support from The Doobi-Doo girls, the Julie Hatton Dance team and Joe King. | 01723 821 888

Upcoming Events Monday 1 January 2018 | 3pm

Scarborough Spa Orchestra’s New Year’s Day Concert

Saturday 27 January 2018 | 7.30pm

80s Party Night

Saturday 27 January 2018 | 7.30pm

The Illegal Eagles

Thursday 15 February 2018 | 12pm & 4pm

Milkshake! Live ‘The Magic Story Book’ 16 - 18 February 2018 | 7.30pm

The 10th Valentine Rockin’ Weekend Saturday 17 February 2018 | 7.30pm

The Carpenters Story Friday 23 February 2018 | 7.30pm

EPW Wrestling

Thursday 1 March 2018 | 7.30pm

Cirque Enchantment Saturday 3 March 2018 | 7.30pm

The Bon Jovi Experience

Saturday 10 March 2018 | 7.45pm

Saturday 17 March 2018 | 7.30pm

Saturday 11 August 2018 | 7.30pm

Thursday 12 April 2018 | 7.30pm

Sunday 19 August 2018 | 7.30pm

A Vision of Elvis

Remembering Fred Saturday 14 April 2018 | 7.30pm

Walk Like A Man 21 - 22 April 2018

Sci Fi Scarborough 2018 Sunday 6 May 2018 | 7.30pm

One Woman Sex & The City 19 - 20 May 2018

Scarborough Tattoo Show 2018 Sunday 15 July 2018 | 7.30pm

The Roy Orbison Story with Barry Steele

Sunday 22 July 2018 | 7.30pm

The Simon and Garfunkel Story


Signed, Sealed, Delivered

Saturday 25 August 2018 | 7.30pm


Sunday 2 September 2018 | 7.30pm

G4: Live 2018

Saturday 15 September 2018 | 7.30pm

An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show Wednesday 28 November 2018 | 7.30pm

Jason Manford: Muddle Class

Thursday 29 November 2018 | 7.30pm

Islands In The Stream

Sunday 29 July 2018 | 7.30pm

Jive Talkin’

Saturday 4 August 2018 | 7.30pm

Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael

Songs of Rod Stewart | 01723 821 888 Hearing unforgettable voices, since 1932.

What's On Guide: September - December 2017  
What's On Guide: September - December 2017