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Sister Act-The Musical Sister Act-The Musical Sister Act-The Musical Sister Act-The Musical Sister Act-The Musical Derek Acorah - Enlightenment Tour Craig Ogden - The Guitarist

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Best of the West End 8.15 Stars of Strictly 2014 7.30 And finally – Phil Collins 7.30 Best of the West End 8.15 Jukebox & Bobbysox 7.30 Clare Teal 7.30 Henry Sandon - Potaholic 3.00 Best of the West End 8.15 Joe McElderry In Concert 7.30 Raymond Froggatt 7.30 Best of the West End 8.15 Joe Longthorne 7.30 Comedy Play - See Box Office for details 8.15 Best of the West End 8.15 Brian Conley 8.00 Passing Strangers Best of the West End The Simon and Garfunkel Story Spotlight Show Passing Strangers Best of the West End Frank Ifield and Keith Potger Passing Strangers Best of the West End Talon – Best of the Eagles Carnaby Street – the Concert Jethro – The Legend at Large Zombie Circus Passing Strangers Best of the West End Rockin’ on Heaven’s Door Jungle Book Kids Disney Jungle Book Kids Disney

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Passing Strangers Best of the West End Abba Reunion Steve Hewlett and Friends Passing Strangers Best of the West End The Beat Legends Ken Dodd – Happiness Show Passing Strangers Best of the West End Big Girls Don’t Cry Spotlight Show Passing Strangers Best of the West End The Gondoliers The Gondoliers 2.30 The Gondoliers Passing Strangers Martha Reeves and The Vandellas Best of the West End

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LDN Wrestling 2014 Hitzville - American Drifters Inspector Drake and The Time Machine Winter Dance Party Best of the West End Jackson Live in Concert Inspector Drake and The Time Machine Rock ‘N’ Roll Years Best of the West End Chas and Dave - On the Road The Sooty Show 2014 11.00 Inspector Drake and The Time Machine Matt Monro Tribute Best of the West End Roy Orbison and Friends Inspector Drake and The Time Machine Best of the West End Kast Off Kinks Elio Pace performs The Billy Joel Songbook

SEPTEMBER Wed 3 Passing Strangers Thu 4 Best of the West End Wed 10 Passing Strangers Thu 11 Best of the West End Fri 12 Rollermania – The Bay City Rollers Story Sat 13 Bugle Boy Wed 17 Passing Strangers Thu 18 Best of the West End Fri 19 Fab Beatles Sun 21 Last Night at the Proms Wed 24 Passing Strangers Thu 25 Best of the West End Sat 27 Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Sun 28 The Lindisfarne Story With Billy Mitchell and Ray Laidlaw

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SPOTLIGHT IOW presents PASSING STRANGERS - A COMEDY BY ERIC CHAPPELL ‘Fickle Thing...memory’. Malcolm discovers how true his words are when he takes his unhappy and discarded friend, Clive, to a Singles’ Evening. There they meet the upwardly-mobile Julie and the cynical, defiant Liz. As Malc tries to pair Clive off with Julie and break down the embittered Liz’s defences, he finds that life, like the evening, is full of surprises. Tuesdays from June 3 to July 29, and Wednesdays from September 3 to 24

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Inside your latest brochure you will find details of our summer entertainment. Hopefully there is something to meet everyone’s taste as we look forward to you either revisting or perhaps coming for the first time. Our popular Best of the West End summer blockbuster returns with a brand new show for 2014. A popular play will also be performed alongside during the the same weeks. Amongst the big names performing are 60s American legend Martha Reeves, plus

popular entertainers like Brian Conley, Joe Longthorne and Clare Teal. Add top comedy from Ken Dodd, and Jethro and you will see a flavour of the different type of acts we have coming to entertain. So do look at the full list inside and don’t forget to keep up to date by regularly visiting our website www.

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STARS OF STRICTLY After BBC TV show ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ returned, it achieved new heights and that is something that this spectacular new live theatre show featuring PASHA KOVALEV & KATYA VIRSHILAS will most definitely do! This much larger production will feature them along with their four guest dancers, all beautifully costumed, demonstrating a series of stunning dance routines.

FRI 2 MAY 7.30pm Tickets £24.50



SAT 3 MAY 7.30pm Tickets £17.50

This two hour plus spectacular includes all the classic hits; Another Day In Paradise, Can’t Stop Loving You, I Wish It Would Rain Down, In The Air Tonight, Easy Lover, Sussudio together with Genesis songs Land Of Confusion, Jesus He Knows Me and Turn It On Again as well as a special acoustic rendition of Both Sides Of

The Story performed by a world class ten piece line-up of musicians giving you the ultimate Phil Collins experience. Those of you who have followed this show over the last five years will know only too well what thrills lie in store and for those new to the ‘And Finally’ family, welcome to the ultimate tribute to Phil Collins.


FRI 9 MAY 7.30pm Tickets £17.50

Songs that will be instantly recognised by all age groups are included as the cast of 14 pay tribute to all the great artistes and bands of that extraordinary era, celebrating the incredible stars such as Dusty Springfield, The Everly Brothers, Connie Francis, Elvis Presley, Brenda Lee, Cliff Richard, Buddy Holly, The Beatles, Petula Clark, Billy Fury and Cilla Black.

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CLARE TEAL Our very own Queen of Swing celebrates the music of her heroines, the leading lights of the jazz and big band world Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, Judy Garland, Doris Day and many of their illustrious contemporaries. Known for her knowledge and love of The Great American Songbook, and more recently The Great British Songbook, with wit and warmth Clare tells outrageous anecdotes of their extraordinary lives and points to the future of Diva-dom with a few relevant originals and more modern day covers.

SAT 10 MAY 7.30pm Tickets £18, Concessions £16


Finding old pottery in his garden sparked the passion that has since ruled his life. An obsession that his son John has also inherited. You are invited to bring ceramics in for Henry to analyse while he delights you with witty anecdotes from a lifetime’s experience.

Joe rose to fame when he won the sixth series of the ITV show The X Factor in 2009. Joe’s first single ‘The Climb’ reached number one in the UK and Irish singles chart and was soon followed by the release of his debut album titled ‘Wide Awake’. This is one night not to miss with Joe having sold in excess of 2 million records worldwide and with over 350,000 twitter followers - expect his tickets to go fast!

SUN 11 MAY 3pm Tickets £12.50

FRI 16 MAY 7.30pm Tickets £19.50, Concessions £17.50




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His concerts are sold out across the country and abroad, the Froggie followers arrive at the shows clutching their frogs with green scarves waving, certainly a sight to behold. Froggie writes and sings his own songs mesmerizing his audience, making them laugh with one of his many stories or cry with emotion with a song that touches the heart like no other. An evening with Raymond Froggatt is pure magic, an evening not to be missed.

SAT 17 MAY 7.30pm Tickets £18.50



The multi-talented and irrepressible Brian Conley returns to the stage in this all-new touring show. Showcasing his many talents, there’ll be singing, laughs and much much more in this latest variety show from one of Britain’s most loved performers.

This talented artist began his career over three decades ago with appearances on Junior Showtime, followed by a grounding on the tough Northern club circuit. 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”.

SAT 24 MAY 7.30pm Tickets £20

SAT 31 MAY 8pm Tickets £22.50

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THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY 50TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR Direct from London’s West End, award winning actor Dean Elliott (Buddy Holly in ‘Buddy -The Musical’) and a full cast of performers tell The Simon and Garfunkel Story using original photos, film footage and featuring a live band performing hits including ‘Mrs Robinson’, ‘Cecilia’, ‘Homeward Bound’ and many more. “Fantastic” - BBC Radio 2 FRI 6 JUNE 7.30pm Tickets £17

WHEN AUSSIES RULED BRITANNIA When Aussies Ruled Britannia is a two and a half hour stage show featuring the legendary Frank Ifield and Keith Potger from the Seekers, relating their stories and presenting their songs performed by a four piece band and award winning singers from Australia and the UK. MON 16 JUNE 7.30pm Tickets £18, Concessions £15 8


THE BEST OF THE EAGLES Now in their seventeenth year together Talon have been recognised by the ‘Agents Association of Great Britain’ at the ‘National Tribute Awards’ as the ‘official UK No. 1’ Eagles tribute show. In 2014 their latest production will feature

all the classic Eagles hits from the timeless back catalogue including ‘Hotel California’, ‘Lyin’ Eyes’, ‘Take It Easy’, ‘Desperado’, ‘Take It To The Limit’, ‘Life In The Fast Lane’, ‘The Last Resort’ and many more.

FRI 20 JUNE 7.30pm Tickets £19

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Following two fabulous tours of the UK, “Carnaby Street The Musical” has assembled some of its incredible cast members to perform the great songs from the 60’s in full costume for “One Night in the Marquee”, the famous 60’s club, birthplace of The Who, Manfred Mann, The Moody Blues and many more. So let us take you back in time... What if The Beatles, The Who, The Stones, The Kinks and The Searchers all played in the same place? Well they did in the 60’s and now they’re about to do the same!... Only, this time, all on the same night! SAT 21 JUNE 7.30pm Tickets £22.50



SUN 22 JUNE 7.30pm Tickets £19.50

The tour, which opened to a sell out crowd at the Bristol Hippodrome in January, is running throughout the year taking in cities and towns from Edinburgh to Truro, Cornwall. Jethro, the world’s funniest Cornishman will be bringing his unique brand of irrepressible and irresistible West Country wit to theatres right across the country in 2014. The Legend at Large tour will see some of Jethro’s classic stories from his long and successful career alongside new material, which is sure to have audiences in fits of laughter. The Cornish Master will be taking audiences through his mischievous repertoire of adult humour as he tells tales of his mate Denzel and other renowned friends, which make for an unforgettable night!

LVB Dance Co. present their end of year showcase Zombie Circus. Clean cut fun for all the family that gets a little darker as the night goes on! Showcasing ALL ages including toddlers and nannies (3yrs-65yrs) Zombie Circus features hip hop, breakdancing, street, ballet, contemporary, modern and even some of our over 50s dance exercise class! MON 23 JUNE 6.30pm Tickets £6.50, Concessions £4.50

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‘Rockin’ On Heaven’s Door’ returns to the UK from a successful European tour. Now in its 18th fantastic year, ROHD has received acclaim throughout the UK. It will send shivers down your spine with spookily convincing portrayals of musical

giants: Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly. Backed by a superb band, this show delivers the feel-good factor from start to finish. One million people can’t be wrong!

FRI 27 JUNE 7.30pm Tickets £20



The jungle is jumpin’ with jazz in this exciting Disney classic! Join Mowgli, Baloo, King Louie and the gang as they swing their way through madcap adventures and thwart the ferocious tiger, Shere Khan. Specially adapted from the

beloved film, this musical includes all your favourite Disney tunes, like ‘The Bare Necessities’, and ‘I Wanna Be Like You’. With colourful characters and that toe-tapping jungle rhythm.

SAT 28 JUNE 5pm SUN 29 JUNE 3pm Tickets £11, Concessions £7.50


Abba Reunion has been created by the original Director, Producer and Choreographer of the Award Winning Abbamania West End musical, and stars the original ‘Frida’ from the London cast! The show gives Abba fans, old and new, the opportunity to once again get together and re-live the addictive Abba phenomenon that swept the airwaves and discos following ‘Waterloo’ with this wonderfully feel good, party style tribute concert. All of the hits are performed with an incredible attention to detail resulting in the perfect Abba look and sound. FRI 4 JULY 7.30pm Tickets £18.50

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THINKING INSIDE THE BOX Steve Hewlett, fresh from his stunning appearance on Britains Got Talent, now embarks on a major theatre tour with his hilarious friends. From talking hands, to bottles of water, from Arthur

Lager to Little ‘Simon Cowell’, Steve and his creations won the hearts of the nation and wowed the judges in the BGT final. SUN 6 JULY 7.30pm Tickets £18 Concessions £16


The Beat Legends are a four-piece tribute band specialising in recreating the authentic sounds of the sixties Mersey Beat music. They have a reputation for being able to recreate the accurate and authentic sounds and arrangements of the sixties Liverpool music and have a repertoire covering the popular hits and dance music of most of the known sixties Liverpool bands.

FRI 11 JULY 7.30pm Tickets £14


Ken Dodd is absolutely discumknockerated (that’s Knotty Ash speak for ‘over the moon’) to be celebrating his 60th Anniversary Year as a professional entertainer in 2014. Remarkably, Ken has not stopped entertaining since he

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turned professional in 1954, and today continues to pack theatres over the length and breadth of the UK. And he still loves nothing better than making audiences laugh.

SUN 13 JULY 7pm Tickets £25 11

The Eastcoast Boys are coming to the Isle of Wight! If you have seen this show before you won’t need reminding that this is one of the best nights of the year. This great feel-good show features four phenomenal singers and a fantastic live band recreating the iconic sound of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. Lots of fun… and dancing in the aisles encouraged!! If you enjoyed Jersey Boys, then you’ll LOVE this show! FRI 18 JULY 7.30pm Tickets £17


The Island Savoyards present Gilbert and Sullivans ‘The Gondoliers’. One of the most popular operettas written by the famous duo. Featuring a large cast it will be set in the 1950s, in fact 1953 to be precise! The redesigned production will of course remain true to the original score full of many favourite tunes accompanied by a full large orchestra. Set in the beautiful city of Venice - The Gondoliers will be perfect for all ages.

FRI 25, SAT 26, SUN 27 JULY 7.45pm SAT 26 JULY 2.30pm Tickets £12, Concessions £10



AND THE VANDELLAS Martha Reeves is Motown’s ultimate soul diva and lead singer of the girl group Martha and The Vandellas. During her time with The Vandellas, they have scored over a dozen hit singles, including ‘Nowhere To Run’, ‘Dancing In The Street’, ‘Heatwave’, ‘Third Finger Left Hand’ and ‘Jimmy Mac’. After leaving Motown in 1972, Martha continued to expand her musical horizons, establishing herself as a singer/songwriter with few limitations, singing rock, jazz, country, gospel, blues and classical. Martha continues to perform, both solo and with her Vandellas sisters Lois (Motown-era Vandella since 1967) and Delphine (since mid-1980s). WED 30 JULY 7.30pm Tickets £25 12

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WRESTLING LDN wrestling returns after huge demand with a brand new 2014 show! A host of new faces from abroad will be battling it out in the squared circle with a team of top British favourites for 2 hours of non-stop fun action for all the family to enjoy. SAT 2 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £13, Concessions £11


This immaculate presentation is full of hits from The Drifters, Four Tops, Temptations, Platters, O’Jays, The Jackson Five taking you back to Hitsville, Detroit to the iconic days of Motown… You’ll be hearing chart topping hits like ‘Saturday Night At The Movies’, ‘Stand By Me’, ‘Can’t Help Myself’, ‘Same Old Song’, ‘Under The Boardwalk’, ‘Get Ready’, ‘My Girl’, ‘Only You’… With outstanding vocals and excellently choreographed movements from this ultra slick vocal harmony group, they can ease their way through an impressive selection of hits with faultless precision. Their stunning show is accompanied by top world class musicians and never fails to please the most discerning of music lovers. This consummate professional show is not to be missed...

SUN 3 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £18, Concessions £16

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Professor Wilberforce’s dead body is found floating in the study, his daughter has vanished, and everything points to the mysterious Time Machine. Can the intrepid Inspector Drake, ably hampered by Sergeant Plod, solve the crime of the century? By a freak of science, our heroes are hurtled into the year 2950, and onto the deck of an alien spaceship. Plod becomes momentarily super-intelligent, and tries to make love to a robot, while Drake uncovers a fiendish plot to take over the world, and falls into the groping hands of the sexstarved High Priestess of Zircon.

In January 1959 Buddy Holly began a string of dates across the American mid-west. ‘The Winter Dance Party Tour’ included Ritchie Valens, The Big Bopper, Dion and the Belmonts and of course Buddy himself. 54 years on from what was to prove to be Buddy’s, Ritchie’s and Bopper’s final concert we present a celebration of their music, together with that of Dion and the Belmonts.

TUES 5, 12, 19, 26 AUGUST 8.15pm Tickets £10, Children £5

WED 6 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £16.50, Concessions £15


Ben’s portrayal of Michael Jackson in his prime has to be the most vocally and visually accurate tribute to the King of Pop to have ever toured UK theatres. Ben is joined on the stage by his incredible band and dancers who work their way through all the hits. He’s got the look, the moonwalk and the voice! His renditions of ‘Thriller’, ‘Beat it’ and ‘Billie Jean’ are truly sensational. Jackson Live in Concert features all-live vocals and superb musicians and dancers, fabulous costumes and of course all the signature dance moves associated so fondly with the undisputed King of Pop. Pure MJ! SUN 10 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £19


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THE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL YEARS A TRIBUTE TO CLIFF RICHARD AND THE SHADOWS WITH JIMMY JEMAIN (VOTED NO.1 TRIBUTE ARTIST) AND THE RAPIERS. This show captures all the excitement of the early days of Cliff Richard, arguably the best rock ‘n’ roll singer Britain has produced. You’ll be able to enjoy going back to those times of songs such as ‘Move It’, ‘Summer Holiday’, and many more, plus hits of The Shadows.

CHAS & DAVE ON THE ROAD Now celebrating their 50th Anniversary by recording their first original album in 27 years which is a mixture of vintage rock & roll songs and new renditions of their own rockney classics. FRI 15 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £23.50

WED 13 AUGUST 8.15pm Tickets £16

Izzy Wizzy Lets get busy - Its The Sooty Show! Direct from Citv, Sooty heads into town in a fabulous new show to delight the whole family. Joining the nation’s favourite bear will be Sweep , Soo and Sooty’s TV Partner Richard Cadell  -who will be attempting to keep Sooty from getting up to mischief!  Boy will he have his hands full! SAT 16 AUGUST 11am & 2.30pm Tickets £12, Children £10

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Inspired by Matt Monro’s distinctive and expressive voice, Chris Dean pays homage to ‘The singer’s singer’ in this refreshing new show with a rare touch of class, swinging all the way with his acclaimed big band. Catch this unique and memorable performance as it tours the country and re-acquaint yourself with hits such as ‘Born Free’, ‘Portrait of My Love’, ‘On Days Like These’, ‘Softly’, ‘From Russia with Love’ and many more. WED 20 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £15, Concessions £12.50


If you love good music, then this is the show for you as Barry Steele presents his all live spectacular Multi Media Tribute to The Big O, featuring classic Orbison hits from the 60s right through to the Late 80s when Roy joined a band of men, who called themselves The Traveling Wilbury’s. Using both original and film footage from the era, and backed by his fabulous five piece band, Barry Steele will bring the life and character of Roy Orbison back to the centre stage. SAT 23 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £18.50

THIS IS NOT A TRIBUTE! SAT 30 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £20, Concessions £18


The Kast Off Kinks are not a tribute band, just ex-members of the legendary “Kinks” getting back together to re-live the good times! This great line-up features Mick Avory (the original drummer), John Dalton on bass/vocals (Kinks, 60s & 70s), Ian Gibbons on keyboards/vocals (Kinks, 80s & 90s and still with Ray Davies), and Dave Clarke on guitar and vocals who has played with the Beach Boys, Noel Redding and Tim Rose. Expect all the hits including: ‘You Really Got Me’, ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’, ‘Sunny Afternoon’, ‘Lola’, ‘Deadend Street’, ‘Days’, ‘Waterloo Sunset’, ‘Apeman’, ‘Come Dancing’, and many more!

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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. Featuring the massive hits, ‘Uptown Girl’, ‘Just The Way You Are’ and ‘My Life’ as well as favourites such as scenes from ‘An Italian Restaurant’, ‘Goodnight Saigon’ and ‘Piano Man’. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to experience The Billy Joel Songbook in this electrifying concert performed by the dynamic singer/songwriter and pianoplayer, Elio Pace and his magnificent band. SUN 31 AUGUST 7.30pm Tickets £20, Concessions £18

ROLLERMANIA Starring Les McKeown, ‘The Voice’ on all the Hits! Join original Bay City Roller Les McKeown and his four-piece band on this musical journey that draws on the story and music of the band from the early years as well as all the classic hits. The Bay City Rollers Story is a celebration of the songs, tours

and TV shows of the band that became the soundtrack to the 1970s for many. Hits such as ‘Bye Bye Baby’, ‘Shang A Lang’, ‘Summer Love Sensation’ and ‘Give A Little Love’ propelled the band to world-wide superstardom and their trademark Scottish tartan was to be seen everywhere.

The Critically Acclaimed Hit Musical ‘BUGLE BOY’ traces the life of legendary music icon Glenn Miller from leaving college to play in various bands including his own as he searches tirelessly for over twenty years to find a unique band sound. ‘BUGLE BOY’ features all of Glenn Miller’s famous and instantly recognisable tunes. FRI 12 SEPTEMBER 7.30pm Tickets £19.50, Concessions £17.50

SAT 13 SEPTEMBER 7.30pm Tickets £22.50, Concessions £20

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Formed in 1991 they have risen through sheer hard work and dedication to be one of the most sought- after Beatles tribute bands in the world today. The Fab Beatles show starts with early Hamburg material and goes right through all the singles and album tracks to ‘Let It Be’ and the break-up, with a repertoire that is second to none! FRI 19 SEPTEMBER 7.30pm Tickets £14

The British Concert Philharmonic Orchestra, return by popular demand to Shanklin Theatre, with their Last night of the Proms concert. In 2014 Britain commemorates the 100th anniversary of WW1. This special proms concert features music and verse from the times and remembers all those who gave their lives for our freedom 100 years ago. SUN 21 SEPTEMBER 6.00pm Tickets £24, Early bird tickets £21 until end of May


The world renowned all-singing, all-plucking superstars return with their toe-tapping music, hilarious banter, and sheer superlative entertainment. Now with more songs, more tunes, and with yet more added bonus ukuleles. From Lady Gaga to Ride of the Valkyries, from Housewive’s Choice to Voodoo Child, the ukes’ genrecrashing antics continue.

SAT 27 SEPTEMBER 7.30pm Tickets £23


Lindisfarne was Tyneside’s best-loved band for over thirty years and The Lindisfarne Story is a celebration of the group’s music and achievements. The show is devised, written and performed by founder member Ray Laidlaw, the original drummer and Billy Mitchell, front man for the final eight years. Ray and Billy perform acoustic versions of Lindisfarne’s classic songs and tell the inside story of the group’s rise to fame, from Whitley Bay to San Francisco Bay, from Rothbury to Glastonbury. SUN 28 SEPTEMBER 7.30pm Tickets £18.50


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Conditions of Sale Please note: No refunds given on tickets unless the show is cancelled. Normally no exchange of tickets is permitted but where it may be possible there will be a charge of £2 per ticket. Original tickets must be returned at time of exchange. Lost tickets are subject to a charge of £2 per ticket. Refunds may be given at the discretion of the management or promoting agent. Please ensure when purchasing tickets you have the correct performance, date and time selected before completing the transaction. There is a £1.50 charge on each order to post tickets to you, Shanklin Theatre cannot accept any responsibility for tickets lost in the post. Postal bookings may be paid by cheque made payable to ‘Shanklin Theatre Limited’ (Do not send cash). Please enclose an SAE if you would like your tickets posted. General The management reserves the right to: a) Refuse admission of the ticket holder to the premises. b) Refuse entry of and use on the premises of any camera or any form of audio or visual recording equipment. c) Request the ticket holder to leave the premises and to take any appropriate measure to enforce such request. d) Delay latecomers until a suitable break or interval in the performance/event. Re-admission is not normally permitted during a performance. e) Make any changes whatsoever in the performance/ event owing to any unforseen or unavoidable cause. f) Cancel or abandon the performance/event for reasons beyond its control without notice and without being liable to pay any person any compensation or damage whatsoever other than, at the managements discretion, a possible percentage or maximum refund to the ticket holder of the value of the ticket. GENERAL INFORMATION Box Office Box Office hours are Monday to Friday from 1000 to 1500, Saturdays 1000 to 1300 the Box Office is also open ONE hour before a performance commences. Extended hours operate on show days - please contact the theatre for more information. We accept payment by cash, cheque , Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, and JCB. Payment may be made by cheque for shows booked well in advance. However with the end of the cheque guarantee scheme cheques will be required to be cleared before tickets can be despatched/collected. Please note that on performance days and during the hour before the performance the Box Office will be busy and there may be a delay in answering your telephone call. Reservations Tickets will not be reserved without payment; with the exception of group bookings (see below) we reserve the right to suspend reservations where necessary. Payment may be paid by cheque made payable to ‘Shanklin Theatre Limited’ (Do not send cash). Please enclose an SAE if you would like your tickets posted. Group Bookings Party rates for bookings of 20 or more are available on

selected shows, to check rates and availability please contact the Box Office. Party bookings are made under a lead name; this person will become responsible for the booking and for ensuring payment is made in full by the due date. Please note that not all discounts are available online. Online Booking & Website Online bookings for shows listed here on the website can be booked online 24/7 (excluding party bookings and disabled seating - these are only available by telephone or in person). Tickets booked online can be collected from the Box Office on the day of the show and before the show starts and don’t need to be collected in advance. Seats still available to book are shown in RED these will change to GREEN when you select them for purchase. Seats shown with a wheelchair symbol are available to book through the Box Office only. Do not use the back button on your browser after WorldPay or you could be charged and your seats returned back for sale if you return back through the previous steps. Please ensure when purchasing tickets you have the correct performance, date and time selected before completing the transaction. If you experience a problem when using our website please contact us using the contact page giving as much information as possible on the problems you have experienced. Information given when registering on the website is used only by Shanklin Theatre and will not be passed to a third party. Payment processing is by WorldPay. Should you not wish to receive future marketing emails or brochures from Shanklin Theatre please email Vouchers Shanklin Theatre has a range of vouchers for sale which can be purchased and redeemed online or in person at the Box Office. We are unable to accept any other vouchers. Cancelled Performances We regret that the theatre may have to cancel or abandon any performance/event for reasons beyond its control without notice and without being liable to pay any person any compensation or damage whatsoever other than, at the management’s discretion, a possible percentage or maximum refund to the ticket holder of the value of the ticket. Every effort will be made to publicise this via the press and local radio and on the theatre’s website, Twitter and Facebook page. Contact details given when purchasing your tickets online under data protection are used solely to process your order and we do not have access to your email. Postponed Performances Where a performance is postponed, unless indicated otherwise, all tickets will transfer automatically to the new date with the same seats and remain valid without re-issue. Any patron unable to attend the new date will, on return of the tickets to the Box Office be given a refund. NO refund can be given until the tickets have been received back at the Box Office. Bar The bar opens one hour before the performance time, tea, coffee and hot chocolate are also available. The bar closes 5 minutes before the start of the performance and will remain closed during the

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performance, re-opening at the interval. Please preorder your interval drinks. No alcohol may be brought into the building and only alcohol purchased on the premises may be consumed within the theatre. No alcohol must be taken outside the building. No glass bottles are allowed in the auditorium. For safety reasons drinks should not be put on the balcony ledge in front of row A. Please note that there may be shows where the artistes request no bar drinks in the auditorium during the performance, please respect this as it forms part of the show and the theatre has no control over this - Thank You. Sweets and Ices The theatre has a sweetshop in the foyer open before most performances and during the interval. Ices are sold during the interval in the auditorium during most performances. Children/Under 2s Under 2s are only permitted into the theatre for shows specifically advertised for children of that age and will require a ticket. However if they cause a distraction to other theatre users they will be asked to leave. Prams and push chairs are not allowed into the theatre as there is no storage space available. We regret booster cushions are not permitted to be used due to emergency evacuation regulations. Wheelchair Access Access for wheelchairs is available at the side of the auditorium. Selected seats in the stalls are held by the theatre for disabled patrons, we regret they are not available to book online - Please contact the Box Office to reserve these seats. Wheelchair patrons are required to be seated in their own chair for the duration of the performance. The balcony and bar can only be reached by stairs. Disabled toilets are available in the foyer. Please note that there are no parking facilities available at the theatre. Badge holders may park in the roads near the theatre subject to the terms and conditions of the badge. Car Parking Please note that there are no parking facilities available at the theatre. Car parks are situated within walking distance of the theatre; allow at least 30 minutes to find a parking space. Please contact the Box Office for further information. Video/Audio Recording and Photography The taking of video or photographs using a camera, mobile phone, tablet or any form of capturing device or any form of audio recording is strictly prohibited and you will be asked to leave the premesis. Additional Information Supporting acts may be used by show producers. This is at the producer’s discretion and Shanklin Theatre may not be aware of this in advance. During any performance members of the audience may be asked or invited by the artist to stand which may restrict views of those who remain seated, we regret the theatre has no control over this. Strobe lighting/smoke/pyrotechnics may be used during the performance. In the interests of security bags may be searched. We are sorry if any of your property is lost or damaged whilst at the theatre but neither the promoter, producer, nor theatre management can be held responsible. 23

Shanklin Theatre May - September Programme 2014 web  

Shanklin Theatre May-September Programme 2014

Shanklin Theatre May - September Programme 2014 web  

Shanklin Theatre May-September Programme 2014