Oliver

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Oliver

Date: Tuesday 7 to Friday 10 November 2017
Location: Civic Theatre
Time: 7.15pm
Produced by: Wickersley Youngstars
Price: £13

Join young, Orphaned Oliver Twist as he navigates the London underworld of theft and violence, searching for a home, a family and most importantly – for love.
With spirited, timeless songs like As Long as He Needs Me, Food Glorious Food and Where is Love, Oliver is a musical classic the Wickersley Youngstars will bring to life and perform with their usual enthusiasm.

Pre-theatre dining at the Wharncliffe Restaurant is available 8th and 9th November


Priscilla Queen of the Desert

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Priscilla Queen of the Desert


Date: Tuesday 14 – Saturday 18 November
Location: Civic Theatre
Time: 7.15pm Tuesday to Saturday & 2.15pm Sat Matinee
Produced by: Rotherham Musical Theatre Company
Price: Rows A-D & R-W £13 (Band B)
Rows E-Q £14 (Band A)

This performance contains strong language and adult content that some might find offensive. Children aged 15 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Based on the smash-hit movie, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT the Musical is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends, Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian outback.

They hop aboard a battered old bus (nicknamed Priscilla) searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they ever could have dreamed of.

With a dazzling array of outrageous Olivier and Tony award-winning costumes and a hit parade of dance floor favourites including “It’s Raining Men, I Will Survive, Hot Stuff, Finally, Boogie Wonderland, Go West, Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, and I Love The Nightlife, this wildly fresh and funny musical is a journey to the heart of FABULOUS!

Pre-theatre dining at the Wharncliffe Restaurant is available 15th and 16th November


Beyond the Barricade

Beyond The Barricade

Date: Saturday 10 February 2018
Location: Civic Theatre
Time: 7.30pm
Produced by: MRC Enterprises Ltd
Price: Full £23.50 Concessions £21.50

The UK’s longest running Musical Theatre Concert Tour features past principal performers from
Les Miserables. Delivering over two hours of the best of Broadway and the West End, and of
course ending with a stunning finale from Les Mis.

The concert features David Fawcett (Valjean) Andy Reiss ( Enjolras & Resident Director for the National Tour of Les Miserables) Katie Leeming (Eponine) and Poppy Tierney (Cosette), together with a live band who capture the feel of the original orchestrations of the chosen musicals.
To this day every musical note is still played and sung live – very rare indeed.

Beyond the Barricade gives musical theatre songs a bold concert format treatment – but with the conviction and intention to deliver the material as if the audience are watching the original performance.

This incredible concert is now in its 19th successive year.


Whistle Down the Wind

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Whistle Down The Wind

Date: Tuesday 20 – Saturday 24 February 2018
Location: Civic Theatre
Time: 7.15pm Saturday Mainee 2.15pm
Produced by: Wickersley Musical Theatre Company
Price: Saturday evening £14 All other evenings £13
Concessions £12 (Tuesday and Saturday Matinee only)

This wonderful musical is based on the novel by Mary Hayley Bell and subsequent Richard Attenborough film.

Whistle Down the Wind follows the fortunes of a fugitive caught between the prejudice of adults and the innocence of the young. Swallow, a fifteen year old girl growing up in America’s deep south in the fifties, discovers a mysterious man hiding out in a barn. When she asks him who he is, and the first word he utters are “Jesus Christ”, it’s as if all her prayers have been answered. But as fantasy and reality collide, Swallow begins to discover who she really is and where she is going.

Featuring some of Andrew Lloyd Webbers’s most beautiful and successful songs including “Whistle Down the Wind”, “No Matter What” and “The Vaults of Heaven”.

This is a musical that will give you an evening full of entertainment and not to be missed.

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Lyrics by Jim Steinman
With book by Patricia Knop, Gale Edwards and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Orchestrations by David Cullen and Andrew Lloyd Webber
An Amateur production by arrangement with The Really Useful Group Ltd.


Made in Dagenham

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Made in Dagenham

Date: Tuesday 13 to Saturday 17 March 2018
Location: Civic Theatre
Time: 7.15pm
Produced by: Maltby Musical Theatre Group
Price: £14, Concessions £13 (Tuesday only)

Special offer – half price tickets available for Under 25’s and OAP’s for performances on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Based on historical events of the Ford Dagenham strike of the swinging 60s, the show follows factory girl Rita as she becomes an unlikely feminist icon in the battle for equal pay. Rita and her friends prove that ordinary people can achieve extraordinary things when they stand together.

Following last year’s production of Spamalot, Maltby Musical Theatre Group returns with the Rotherham premiere of the West End smash Made in Dagenham.
With outrageous comedy, sensational choreography and rousing anthemic numbers this show is set to delight and inspire!

Music by David Arnold, Lyrics by Richard Thomas, Book by Richard Bean. Based on the 2010 film Made in Dagenham.


Calamity Jane

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Calamity Jane

Date: Tuesday 10 to Saturday 14 April 2018
Location: Civic Theatre
Time: Monday to Saturday 7.15pm and Saturday matinee 2.15pm
Produced by: CAOS Musical Theatre Society
Price: Full £14 Concessions £13

Special offer – Tuesday all tickets £10

Calamity Jane dresses like a man, totes a gun and drives the Deadwood City stagecoach.

Well-meaning, but disaster-prone, she tries to help the local saloon proprietor out of a jam by promising to fetch a music-hall star from Chicago. But things don’t go too smoothly for Calamity, as everyone in town favours the new girl and she struggles to keep her jealousy and pride in check.
It takes her long standing enemy Wild Bill Hickock to make her see sense, and realise her Secret Love…

With an Oscar nominated score that includes The Black Hills of Dakota, The Deadwood Stage, Just Blew in from the Windy City and the Award winning Secret Love, don’t miss this new production which blows into your city for one week only.

Adapted by RONALD HANMER and PHIL PARK
From the stage play by CHARLES K. FREEMAN
after WARNER BROS. film written by JAMES O’HANLON
Lyrics by PAUL FRANCIS WEBSTER
Music by SAMMY FAIN
This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe)
All authorised performance materials are also supplied by MTI Europe