Date: Friday 9 February 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Norwell Lapley Productions Ltd Price: Full £30 Concessions £27.50
Groups Buy 10 get 11th free
VIP Package available for a limited number of seats price £75 –
Come and enjoy the sound check prior to the show. Meet Jimmy, have your photo taken with him, get an autograph, and hear him and the band sing a unique song that won’t be part of the show. Also get a complimentary CD. This package includes seats on B and C row.
This will take place from 5.45pm to 6.45pm when the main show starts at 7.30pm.
Direct from the USA, the only official Andy Williams tribute show starring Jimmy Osmond. This brand new show full of award-winning music, nostalgic footage and special memories of Andy Williams will touch your heart.
Jimmy Osmond began his performing career at the tender age of three with Andy Williams on his television series. This year marks Jimmy’s fiftieth anniversary in show business.
Jimmy will sing the songs that made Andy Williams so beloved by millions including Music To Watch Girls By, Happy Heart, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, Almost There, May Each Day, Days Of Wine And Roses, and, of course, the song that was to become his theme tune, Moon River.
The youngest member of the world-famous Osmond family is joined by his singers and The Moon River Band, and, naturally, a show with an Osmond would not be complete without some of the chart-topping hits that made Jimmy and his brothers famous.
Come and relive the dream with Jimmy Osmond singing the songs of Andy Williams.
Date: Thursday 15 February 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Beach Boyz Tribute Band Price: £21 Early Bird offer £19 if booked before 31 December 2017
Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows – Good Vibrations – I Get Around – Surfin’ USA – Fun Fun Fun – California Girls – Sloop John B and many more that you will surely know and by the end of the evening learn to love.
Guaranteed to leave everyone with a smile on their face, a song in their heart and a truly memorable live music experience to cherish, this is a band you do not want to miss.
You will be amazed at how just five performers can reproduce 100% live, the complex orchestral arrangements and intricate harmonies of America’s biggest ever pop group.
Date: Saturday 17 February 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Barry Collings Entertainments Price: Full £21 Concessions £19
With such an impressive line-up of seriously experienced musicians and passionate Quo fans, along with an authentic stage show that includes a wall of white Marshall amps and cabs, Mark Bass cabs and the full five-piece Status Quo line up, The Quo Experience is fully armed to take the act as far as is possibly achievable in the tribute band industry. The Quo Experience is, however, not just another Status Quo tribute band – it is an ‘experience’; an ongoing chance to ‘experience’ the sounds and looks of “Britain’s biggest singles chart band of all time”!
Date: Saturday 3 March 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Derek Block Concerts Ltd Price: Full £25 Concessions £24
This highly acclaimed concert-style production continues to captivate audiences across the UK with its spectacular re-creation of The Carpenters’ timeless repertoire of music.
The outstanding vocal talents of Claire Furley and pianist Phil Aldridge take centre-stage, accompanied by orchestral arrangements from LIVE musicians and a stage-wide backdrop of state-of-the-art video projection.
Featuring the classic hits (They Long To Be) Close To You, Yesterday Once More, We’ve Only Just Begun, Superstar, and many more!
‘Phenomenal Vocals & Great Musicianship’ – The Evening Standard
Date: Sunday 4 March 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Prestige Productions Price: Full £20 Concessions £19
Returning to the Civic Theatre, Someone Like You (The Adele Songbook) is an immaculate celebration of one of our generation’s finest singer-songwriters.
Hand-picked by Adele herself on Graham Norton’s BBC ADELE Special, the outstanding Katie Markham has the show-stopping voice and captivating charisma to deliver all your favourite Adele hits in an enthralling concert performance.
The show faithfully recreates the magic of the three record-breaking albums 19, 21 and 25 – including Chasing Pavements, Make You Feel My Love, Set Fire To The Rain, Someone Like You, Hello, Rolling In The Deep and the multi-million seller Skyfall.
Someone Like You will take you on a soul-stirring journey from break up to make up!
Date: Tuesday 6 March 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Red Entertainment Price: Full £19 concessions £17
This stunning and elegant review of the life of Cilla Black soars its way
through the 60s.
Cilla performs songs including ‘You’re My World’ and ‘Anyone Who Had a
Heart’ while the Shades trio swing through a decade of hits by Cilla’s friends
and co-stars such as ‘I Only Want to be With You’ and ‘River Deep Mountain
The effervescent Cilla & the gorgeous Shades trio rediscover one of music’s
most defining eras. They follow the life & career of the iconic Cilla Black while
their stories reflect on some of the biggest 60s stars. Featuring brand new
arrangements of music from artists including the Beatles and Dusty
An unforgettable show that journeys its way through Cilla’s life and brings
audiences to their feet in celebration.
Relive the 60s in style and come to see the girl power show that is delighting
audiences all over the UK.
Date: Sunday 25 March 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 6pm Produced by: Sweeney Entertainments Price: £16 inc. fees
If you’re a fan of one of X Factor’s finest exports you’re sure to L.O.V.E. The Little Mix Experience!
Four hugely talented girls pay tribute to one of the UK’s finest Girl-Bands. With breathtaking dance moves, replica costumes and some of the finest vocals in the UK, this is a high-energy show from beginning to end, packed with all of Little Mix’s greatest hits and suitable for all ages!
Featuring songs such as DNA, Wings, Salute, Black Magic, Love Me Like You, Secret Love Song and many, many more.
They look like Little Mix, They Sound like Little Mix, they are “The Little Mix Experience”
Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Alan Field Associates Price: £22 inc. fees
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 Searchers and many others was very special and will go down in history as being the most imaginative period of music creativity and expression.
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.
The Simon and Garfunkel Story (50th Anniversary Tour)
Date: Saturday 31 March Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Maple Tree Entertainment Ltd Price: £21 inc. fees, Concessions £20 inc. fees
Direct from it’s success at London’s Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, a SOLD OUT Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back!
Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th Anniversary Celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits including Mrs Robinson, Cecilia, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Homeward Bound and many more. Get your tickets fast as this is an evening not to be missed!
“Fantastic” – Elaine Paige, BBC Radio 2. “Authentic and Exciting” – The Stage
Date: Sunday 15 April 2018 (rescheduled date) Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Park Promotions Price: £17.50 inc. fees
A true legend of British folk music, Maddy Prior has built her career on exploring various musical avenues. Latest album ‘3 For Joy’ is no exception, a further exploration of the tradition that she loves.
Together with new musical partners Giles Lewin (Carnival Band) and young accordion player Hannah James, Maddy returns to perform the music of England, the British Isles and Eastern Europe – all delivered in her own unique style.
Don’t miss a wonderful evening at the Civic Theatre with Maddy Prior, one of the most enduring, influential and respected artists in British folk music.
Date: Friday 20 April 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: DFO International Music Agency Price: £25 inc. fees
The ’60s group Manfred Mann is now considered one of the finest and most respected bands from that era. Their numerous hits were R&B based with an undercurrent of jazz – a very unusual but winning combination.
The Manfreds, with original front man, Paul Jones, will be performing many of their hits, including ‘Do Wah Diddy Diddy’, one of the most popular and instantly recognisable songs of the ‘60’s, and still the biggest audience pleaser at their concerts, along with a mix of Jazz and Blues covers from their new album ‘Makin’ Tracks’
Paul Jones, with his unique harmonica sound, will be joined by Mike Hugg on keyboards, Tom McGuinness on guitar, Rob Townsend on drums, Marcus Cliffe on bass, and Simon Currie on saxophone/ flute.
Date: Saturday 21 April 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Centre Stage Promotions Price: £21 inc. fees
In 2018 Rock ‘n’ Roll Paradise returns to the UK’s theatres for the 9th successive year.
Taking you on a magical mystery tour through an era that changed the music world forever, where an amazing number of rock ‘n’ roll stars will be hitting the stage at each show. As the jukebox makes its selection, no two performances will be the same.
Among the great rock ‘n’ roll legends the show pays tribute to are Gene Vincent, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, Johnny Cash, The Big Bopper, Carl Perkins, Del Shannon, Eddie Cochran, the Everly Brothers, Ricky Nelson, Duane Eddy, Neil Sedaka, Connie Francis, Brenda Lee and the King himself – Elvis.
Are you ready to rock and roll with the best show on the road?? All-new Rock ‘n’ Roll Paradise is on its way!
Date: Saturday 28 April 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: ETM (Agencies) Ltd Price: £25 inc. fees
In 2012 The Dubliners celebrated 50 years on the road but following the sudden death of founding member Barney McKenna and John Sheehan’s’ decision to retire it was agreed that The Dubliners, as a touring band, would come to an end and THE DUBLIN LEGENDS were born.
THE DUBLIN LEGENDS, Sean Cannon, Eamonn Campbell, Paul Watchorn & Gerry OConnor, have over 60 years of performing with The Dubliners between them and will continue to play all the classic songs and ballads known the world over; Whiskey in The Jar, Dirty Old Town, The Wild Rover, Seven Drunken Nights, The Rare Auld Times, Molly Malone, The Irish Rover, Black Velvet Band & many more.
Make sure you don’t miss out!
Date: Saturday 19 May 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers Price: Full £22, Concessions £18, Child (Under 18s) £12
Experience the power of thundering rhythms on huge taiko drums, mysterious masked choreography, synchronisation timed to perfection, post-apocalyptic martial imagery – all in a spellbinding display of sheer energy.
As the most successful touring taiko drum group on this continent, Mugenkyo create a contemporary look & sound, fusing the traditional spirit of taiko with a modern stage performance that has captivated audiences everywhere…
“Like watching Mad Max, Kill Bill, Kodo, Stomp & Keith Moon, all rolled into one big barnstorming display…. Hold on to your seats!”
” Just when you think it could not get any more powerful, it doubles in intensity. This show is not one to be missed.”
Edinburgh Evening News
“An invigorating, life-enriching experience… you’ll be poorer if you miss it.”
Date: Wednesday 13 June 2018 Location: Civic Theatre Time: 7.30pm Produced by: Red Entertainment Price: Full £19, Concession £17
Celebrating the life and music of one of the most iconic female artistes of our time, the legendary Dusty Springfield.
The show covers an incredibly successful decade for Dusty featuring the songs ‘I Only Want to be With You’, ‘You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me’, ‘Son of a Preacher Man’, ‘I Just Don’t Know What to do With Myself’ and ‘You Don’t Own Me’.
The ever-graceful Shades of the 60s take you on a journey through the artists and writers who worked with Dusty over a career spanning 3 decades; including hits by Burt Bacharach, Carole King, Aretha Franklin and performing popular songs such as ‘Say a Little Prayer’ and ‘Downtown’.
Supported by the glamorous Shades, the soulful Dusty Springfield is honoured and her personality brought back to the stage in a great night out that takes you back to the era of peroxide blonde bouffant hair.
Celebrate the 60s in style, relive memories and create new ones with this unforgettable evening of Dusty and The Shades of the 60s.