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There was once a little angel who was kind and caring but sadly she hadn’t any wings. How she wished she could have wings just like all the other angels, but she didn’t know how to get them. Whenever she asked the others, they just told her she’d have to find out for herself.
Michelle Randles school of dancing presents this delightful heart warming christmas story, come along and see for yourself if the little angel finds her wings.
This Christmas The Lighthouse Theatre in association with Jordan Productions presents Jack and the Beanstalk
Fee-Fi-Fo Fum…..he’s 12ft tall with a hairy … beard, and we don’t mean Dame Trott! Join intrepid Jack on the adventure of a lifetime as he bounds up the beanstalk to do battle with Giant Blunderbore. Does Dame Trott finally get her man? Can Simple Simon work out which end of the cow needs milking?
Find out in a Pantomime that scales new heights, with a spectacular stomping giant, fabulous live band and all the magic and mayhem of a traditional Christmas
Celebrate the festive season with
friends, family and colleagues at
our popular party night.
Start your festive evening with
a winter wonderland welcome,
glass of Rudolph’s punch
followed by a fabulous Festive
buffet. A visit from Santa and his
complimentary raffle will get you
in the mood to dance the night
away with our Wicked Elf DJ.
This awards evening is for:
|Saturday 19 Dec 2015||8:00pm (Sold Out)|
10th Anniversary Disco Special!
Dance the night away to your
favourite hits from 1975 to
2015! With a visit from Santa
and the traditional Coffee
& Mince Pies at midnight,
this is one not to miss!
This awards night is for Kettering only.
The people's favourite and one of Britain's greatest ever comedians, Jim Davidson OBE takes to the road with his brand new show Charlton Nil.
Son of a Glaswegian father, born and bred in Charlton.
From drummer to window cleaner via shelf stacker, to a theatre near you.
Guaranteed to be an irreverent, outrageous and truthful night.
For one night only!
'Boy does Jim know how to deliver his gospel.....
'The audience could have stayed all night.......... he speaks with a rare honesty'
5 stars Express
"Showman Jim triumphs… he hit the spot again and again"
Sunday Express *****
"Standing ovation to packed houses every night"
The Mirror ****
"Davidson was cheered to the rafters"
"A master of his art"
The Circus of Horrors
21st Anniversary tour – WELCOME TO THE CARNEVIL
The show that stormed into the finals of Britain's Got Talent & now a West End smash is back to mark its 21st Anniversary in spectacular style.
The latest incarnation ‘Welcome to the Carnevil’ is set in Victorian London in 1899, Jack the Ripper was still at large & this was the age of the Freakshow, a young girl dreamt of running away to join the Circus only to see her dream become a nightmare in a decrepit & corpse ridden Carnevil, plagued by a swamp of Killer Klowns, Sword Swallowers, Demon Drawfs, Death Deifying Aerialists, A Guiness World Record holding Hairculian Diva swinging solely from her hair, back flipping & fire limboing acrobats & lots lots more, A show ruled by the undead & climaxing in an awesome flaming apocalypse.
Following their sell-out 20th anniversary show in 2015 Harborough Academy of Performing Arts will be excelling themselves once again with a performance guaranteed to delight and inspire all ages. With fantastic choreography, delightful costumes and bucketfuls of talent don't miss HAPAning 2016!
RARE Productions, the UK's largest youth musical theatre production company, present FAME - THE MUSICAL.
The show was inspired by the Oscar winning film and the hugely successful TV series. It follows the lives of a group of students from differing backgrounds and cultures who are attending New York's High School for the Performing Arts..the FAME school. The show charts the successes and struggles, the enthusiasm and the talents of the pupils from their initial audition through four years of hard work to graduation.
With well known songs such as Hard Work, Bring on Tomorrow and the title song itself, coupled with loads of exciting and energetic dance routines, this really is a production that all young people with an interest in musical theatre will want to be a part of.
A NIGHT OF ELO performed by ELO AGAIN
ELO AGAIN really do give you a dramatic taste of what the classic ELO were like in the heyday.
The whole experience is a professional re-enactment of an ELO concert with a great sound
reproduction light show and visual effects.
ELO AGAIN provide the full effect of ELO’s orchestrations, full of depth and tone and they
certainly know how to entertain, as the hits just keep on coming. Live cellos and the infamous
blue violin make this show the best ELO tribute out there and certainly the most musically
A NIGHT OF ELO performed by ELO AGAIN pays tribute to the beautifully crafted songs of
Jeff Lynne and ELO. MR BLUE SKY, LIVIN’ THING, SHOWDOWN, TELEPHONE LINE plus
Live Nation in association with MHA Proudly Presents...
Stewart Francis: Pun Gent
NEW DATES ADDED DUE TO SURPRISING DEMAND
The star of 'Mock The Week', 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo', embarks on a brand new stand up tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show!
"A brilliant comic brain... this stand-up cracks some of the best one liners I've ever heard" - Guardian
"Perfectly crafted gags" - Sunday Times
(Suitable for ages 16+)
Fairport Convention has been making great music for nearly fifty years.
Credited with originating British folk-rock music, the band has been through
many changes but the current members retain a passion for live performance.
This year’s Winter Tour will feature a mix of long-established Fairport
favourites and new material from their most recent studio album ‘Myths And
Heroes’ which was released in 2015.
Fairport Convention has attracted critical acclaim: the band has won a
coveted BBC Lifetime Achievement Award; Radio 2 listeners voted Fairport’s
groundbreaking album Liege & Lief'The Most Influential Folk Album of All
Time'; and their story has been celebrated with a major documentary on BBC
Fairport Convention features Simon Nicol on guitar and vocals, Dave Pegg on
bass guitar, Chris Leslie on fiddle, mandolin and vocals, Ric Sanders on violin
and Gerry Conway on drums and percussion.
Whether you are a long-time fan or a newcomer to their music, an evening
with Fairport Convention is sure to surprise and delight you.
The Tommy Cooper show is packed full of comedy and magic featuring a knockout performance from Daniel Taylor as Tommy Cooper.
Between the story, jokes, magic and Daniel Taylor's incredible portrayal of Tommy Cooper this promises to be a great show from start to finish.
Let West End star, LEE MEAD, take you on a journey back to a time when the fabulous MGM films and musical theatre shows of the 1940s and 1950s thrilled audiences around the world. Enjoy beautiful songs like 'Some Enchanted Evening' from the 1958 film 'South Pacific'. 'I'll See You in my Dreams' from the 1940s film 'Kitty Foyle'. Enjoy the foot-tapping title song from the Gene Kelly film 'Singing in the Rain' and many other surprises from this golden age of music.
Lee brings this enchanting era to life with haunting melodies and lyrics from another time. Join Lee and his band for this new concert show which is guaranteed to delight audiences around the country.
Lee's new album 'Some Enchanted Evening' will be released in March to coincide with his concert dates during 2016.
How Lion Became King Of Tinga Tinga Land, is a fun-packed performance that will transport children and their families to a high-octane adventure on the African Plain.
A new children's stage show from the creator of Tweenies, How Lion Became King of Tinga Tinga Land follows the adventure of the Wise Old Bird 'Banjoko' who decides that the land of Tinga Tinga should have a King, and how she sets about finding the suitable Animal worthy to wear the crown of Tinga Tinga land. On her journey 'Banjoko' meets the Cheeky Monkey 'Maliki', a Kind but Goofy Giraffe named 'Gowon', a Groovy Zebra called 'Zalika' and a very Proud Lion called 'Lutalo'.
Each animal in the show brings a unique character to the stage and a special story and song which the audience is invited to sing.
The journey starts and finishes in a lively manner keeping everyone's toes a-tapping.
Suitable for ages 3+,
"This show is a perfect example of how an idea can be brilliantly produced to make an authentic and enjoyable children's show." THE STAGE
The world renowned all-singing, all-plucking superstars return with their toe-tapping music, hilarious banter, and sheer superlative entertainment. Last year they celebrated 30 Plucking Years of ukulele action, this year they will have been active for One Billion Seconds.
See and hear for yourself why the appeal of the Ukes of GB (the original Ukulele Orchestra, the oldest and the best) and their hilarious, entertaining, witty shopping trolley dash through all genres of music has led to sold out shows all over the world from the Royal Albert Hall to Sydney Opera House.
A GUIDE TO MINDFULNESS
A forum for discussion
Ruby Wax is a much loved US born comedian, actor and writer based in the UK. She has also become a mental health campaigner and gained a Masters degree in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy from Oxford University.
This event is a follow up to her sell out touring show, and best-selling book, 'Sane New World', which helps us understand why we sabotage our sanity with our own thinking.
The Forum is an opportunity to engage in discussion with Ruby to explore further the power of mindfulness practice and how it can be applied in daily life.
This event is your passport to saner living. She might not be sane herself but she does a pretty good imitation.
Pam Ayres brings her current show to the Lighthouse Theatre after the recent publication of her latest book, You Made Me Late Again!
Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. Her work is funny, and approachable. Her hair-trigger timing, her eye for the detail of everyday life, and for the absurdity therein, makes for an art that hides art.
Recent radio broadcasts include Just A Minute, Loose Ends, and her own series of Ayres On The Air for Radio 4, and on TV the Paul O'Grady and Alan Titchmarsh shows, The TV That Made Me, Countdown, and The One Show.
FROM ASTON UK TO AUSTIN USA
A true survivor of the many vagrancies of the music business and life it's-self, whether self-inflicted or not.
Now in his 51st year as a professional musician, Raymond and his band are still in great demand, still touring still recording, and his songs are still being covered by other artists.
Raymond and his band, most of them have been at Ray's side for those 50 years show no signs of slowing down.
In 2005 Gordon was Grand Final winner of 'Stars In Their Eyes'. In 2006 he won "Best Elvis 68 Comeback Special" in UK & Europe. 2011 saw Gordon crowned "European Elvis Champion 2011" by Elvis Presley Enterprises and in 2013 he was in Canada and crowned "Tweed Grand Champion". Also in 2013 Gordon realised his dream by presenting a full theatre production of "Aloha from Hawaii" along with 20 musicians and singers.
With this new show Gordon takes you through the 68 special and some special numbers from "Stage Rehearsals" where the audience can enjoy the intimacy of those rehearsals sets from the 70's. After the interval its into the jumpsuit and enjoy all of Elvis' iconic numbers in a set that will make you believe you are there with Elvis and hear all your favourites.
Gordon is without doubt the World's No 1 Elvis Tribute and his shows are sensational - it's as if ELVIS himself is on stage - maybe just maybe he is.
The nations favourite psychic, Sally Morgan is back and better than ever with her brand new and most jaw-dropping show yet - 'Call Me Psychic'.
Funny, entertaining, sometimes heart breaking, often controversial; the show celebrates her 8th year on the road. Sally say's "Every night when I'm on stage amazing things happen and it's a privilege to be able to pass on messages of love and comfort to the people I share my gift with".
This is a fantastic and unique evening out not to be missed. Book your tickets now to see this phenomenal psychic in action!
The show is investigational and for the purpose of entertainment.
Audience With Ian Waite & Natalie Lowe
TOUCH OF CLASS...
Ian and Natalie will deliver a night you will remember forever…The Strictly Come Dancing favourites will perform a dance showcase spectacular designed to dazzle and wow you. The pro-pairing are best known for their high intensity performances on the hit BBC show. Ian and Natalie have become family favourites, as they are always pushing the boundaries of dance to bring the best out of their celebrity couple.
On the night they will dance a mix of Ballroom and Latin, transporting you away to a place of wonderful moments with fun filled entertainment and a close up history of all things related to their life.
In addition to the performance there are 80 higher-priced tickets for a meet and greet opportunity with Ian and Natalie for photos and autographs.
(Tickets for meet and greet are available for an extra £10 for photos and autographs - this but must be bought in conjunction with show ticket)
Meet and greet times
Show start 8:15pm
John McNally Frank Allen Spencer James Scott Ottaway
The Searchers remarkable career continues. With such classic hits as, Sweets For My Sweet; Needles and Pins; Don't Throw Your Love Away; Sugar and Spice and When You Walk In The Room, they have contributed enormously in establishing the UK as the world's leading nation in the music industry. There is no doubt that the decade that gave us The Beatles as well as The Searchers and many others was very special and will go down in history as being the most imaginative period of music creativity and expression.
With total record sales well in excess of 50 million, The Searchers still have great appeal to audiences of all ages. They tour the globe as much today as they have done throughout a fantastic career spanning 5 decades.
Their special 'solo' concert is a highly entertaining show and has been enthusiastically and warmly received throughout the world. Combined with anecdotes and reminiscences, this fully self-contained concert includes all their famous hits, plus many album recordings, B-sides and a selection of other collector and well known favourites.
Don't miss The Searchers live in concert!
Roy Chubby Brown, the original bad boy of British comedy is BIG, BRASH, and BACK with a BANG for his 2016 tour!
'Chubby' is ready to rock the boat one more time in his notoriously outrageous live show. He promises to pull no punches and leave no topic off-limits with his jaw-dropping take on the world and everyone in it.
Guaranteed to leave you gob-smacked, don't miss the chance to tell your friends…I saw that Fat B*****d live!!
Get the hottest ticket in town for the Chubbster's last stand, but be warned - If easily offended please stay away!
For those with an interest in Mediumship, the name of Tony Stockwell will certainly need no introduction. Tony has been working tirelessly for over 25 years to demonstrate his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones.
Tony's insight into the lives of total strangers is inexplicable and remarkable as he attempts to offer fascinating revelations from the other side.
Tony Stockwell is a Spiritualist Medium and spirit communication is part of his own religious belief, but we accept differing opinions exist regarding mediumship. Any demonstration of mediumship is an experiment and results are not guaranteed
Bobby Davro made his television debut in 1981, but it wasn't until 1983 that he made his television breakthrough at Live from Her Majesty's followed by appearances on the television show, Who Do You Do?.
Between 2007 and 2008, Bobby played Vinnie Monks in the BBC One soap EastEnders,
Bobby also appeared on a variety of television shows, mostly with ITV, throughout the 80s and 90s. Bobby's popularity was at its highest during the mid 80s with his own Saturday night ITV shows; Bobby Davro on the Box, Bobby Davro's TV Annual and Bobby Davro's TV Weekly. Bobby went on to make two more shows with ITV; Davro's Sketch Pad and Davro in 1990.
The 90s saw Bobby switching channels to the BBC, appearing on television shows such as Public Enemy Number One and the talent show The Heat Is On.
Bobby Davro came forth on this year's edition of Celebrity Big Brother
Returning after a critically acclaimed, total sell-out sell-out spring 2015 tour the Grumpies are back to knock some sense into the nation. Perrier Award-winning comedian, writer and original star of Grumpy Old Women Jenny Eclair will be joined by fellow recruits Susie Blake (Mrs Brown's Boys BBC One, Coronation Street, ITV1) and actress and singer Kate Robbins (Where The Heart Is ITV1, Casualty BBC One).
This jam-packed show includes... learning the art of 'Grumpy Grooming', the joy of large pants, a free nagging master class (how to get your own way without him even noticing), beards for women, which style will suit you? Complimentary Anger Management workshop, middle-aged drinking: the rules, navigating the smorgasbord of worry, voluntary euthanasia vs. retirement, how to customise an unwanted pole dancing kit and a mercifully brief Zumba demonstration. All this and more!
Come and bask in an orgy of fury and big laughs in this glorious live version of the hit TV show.
Energetic, exotic, eclectic and completely unpredictable - those sensationally glamorous LADY BOYS OF BANGKOK are ready to whoop it up in Britain with a dazzling new production of the country's most popular touring cabaret show "FOREVER YOURS...X".
The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music effortlessly flows from movie hits to superstar pop favourites with tributes ranging from Kylie, Katy, Rhianna, Tina and Shakira to Bridget the Midget, Whoopee Goldberg and even One Direction. Add a load of laughs and it's going to be a night to remember!
The party like no other party!..
The show like no other show!..
The girls like no other girls!...
The Ladyboys are ready to Party - are you??..
'This is high on the list of shows to see before you die, so why not do it now?'
Fringe Guru - Brighton
'It's an irresistible, irrepressible evening that guarantees a great night out!'
Steve Burbridge - The British Theatre Guide
'The Lady Boys Of Bangkok are simply the best cabaret floor-show you will see at the Fringe or anywhere else, they are simply fantastic!'
FORBIDDEN NIGHTS - a classy new all male variety show with full theatre production and explosive choreography as seen on BRITAIN's GOT TALENT and TOWIE.
FORBIDDEN are skilled and professionally trained performers, hand-picked from around the UK with charisma, undeniable talent, sparkling personalities and honed physiques in equal measure. They can sing, they can dance and they are VERY easy on the eye! Featuring a vocalist, aerial artist, pole performer and fire act all delivered with an element of naughtiness but not so naughty that you can't bring your Granny! The evening is suitable for ages 18 to 80. Think Cirque de Soleil meets Magic Mike!
Another explosive tour. For one night only seven legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten.
Herman's Hermits, Chris Farlowe, New Amen Corner, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Union Gapuk, The Ivy League,
Alan Mosca from Freddie and The Dreamers
This exclusive line up from the 60's is crammed with nostalgia & hits such as, Hermans Hermits, I'm Into Something Good, No Milk Today. Chris Farlowe, Out Of Time, Handbags and Gladrags. New Amen Corner, Bend Me Shape Me, If Paradise Is Half As Nice. The Swinging Blue Jeans, Hippy Hippy Shake, You're No Good. The Union Gapuk, Young Girl, Lady Willpower. The Ivy League, Tossing And Turning, Funny How Love Can Be. Alan Mosca from Freddie and The Dreamers,You Were Made For Me.