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Close Up Magic Jan 2018

Saturday 27th January 2018

Prepare to be amazed! A Playhouse regular, Close Up Magic is one of the most impressive forms of the art and this unique format showcases some of the best and most skillful exponents.

Audiences get to experience the magic in an informal, close up setting, often taking part themselves and witnessing the impossible from only inches away.

An intimate evening of close up magic, trickery and sleight of hand.

Family, Talks

Saturday 27 7:30pm    buy tickets

James Phelan - Trickster

Friday 9th February 2018

James Phelan presents his unique magical prank show that is both jaw-dropping and laugh out loud funny. A night of light entertainment described as extraordinary in The Mirror and legendary by The Sun.

A night of hilarious, mind-blowing magic in a show where anything can happen – and quite often does. People are tricked, phones are destroyed, needles are swallowed – no-one is safe.

Nephew of the late Paul Daniels, James has been storming it online in the last twelve months whilst gaining a lot of traction in the national press.

Comedy, Drama, Family, Talks

Friday 09 8:00pm    buy tickets

Psychic Sally - Kisses to Heaven

Thursday 1st March 2018

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.

Once purchased - tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded

Talks

Thursday 01 7:30pm    buy tickets

GRIFF RHYS JONES: WHERE WAS I?

Sun 4th March 2018

Join the star of Not the Nine o'clock News, Smith & Jones and Three Men In A Boat as he airs stories, anecdotes, reminiscences and outright lies – from forty years of travelling - down rivers and up mountains, into Africa, out of India, and across the arid wastes of the BBC canteen. It's a career, if you mean bouncing chaotically downhill without a map. 

‘Great Comedy’ ★★★★ – The Telegraph

Comedy, Talks

Sunday 04 7:30pm    buy tickets

Just Joe - An evening with Joe Brown

Thursday 15th March 2018

A real survivor and a mega musical talent, the musician’s musician Joe Brown has seen it all and, as his fans can testify, his tales of life on the road are, quite simply, hilarious. He has stories and jokes - and he knows how to tell ‘em.

Music, Talks

Thursday 15 8:00pm    buy tickets

Seven Drunken Nights

Thursday 29th March 2018

Seven Drunken Nights brings to life the music of Ireland's favourite sons - 'The Dubliners'.

Telling the story of a career spanning 50 years and evoking the spirit of Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Barney McKenna, Jim McCann, Ciaran Bourke and John Sheahan, this hugely talented cast of musicians and singers bring the music of this iconic group to life.

Music, Talks

Thursday 29 8:00pm    buy tickets

An Evening with Paul Gambaccini - The Great Gambo, Professor of Pop

Tuesday 1st May 2018

Paul reveals how he started life in the Bronx and wound up The Professor of Pop in Great Britain.

Hear him discuss his experiences with ROLLING STONE magazine, his years at Radio 1, 2, 3, 4 and Classic FM, his television appearances and three great crises of his life: the Vietnam War's challenge to his American generation, enduring the era of AIDS, and surviving a hostile encounter with the Police.

There will also be a Music Quiz and a Q&A opportunity.

Talks

Tuesday 01 7:30pm    buy tickets

Katie Piper: What's in my Head

Thursday 10th May 2018

Katie Piper: What’s in My Head

"Discover how to be the best version of you"

Talks

Thursday 10 7:30pm    buy tickets

Jason Donovan and his Amazing Midlife Crisis

Wednesday 23 May 2018 (New Date!)

Jason Donovan and his Amazing Midlife Crisis*

Music, Talks

Wednesday 23 7:30pm    buy tickets

BLAKE - The Anniversary Tour

Thursday 24th May 2018

Celebrating 10 Years of Singing Together

Brit-Award-winning vocal trio Blake return in 2018 with a special UK tour, celebrating 10 years together. The show features songs from their brand-new 10th anniversary album including Elgar's

'Nimrod', the Beatles' 'Here There and Everywhere', 'Somewhere' from West Side Story & the classic 'Caruso', along with all the band's popular anthems in powerful three-part harmony. Enjoy a

spectacular show with video projections, emotive lighting & the boys' famously off-piste banter.

Music, Talks

Thursday 24 8:00pm    buy tickets

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Thursday 5th July 2018

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 compelling story of the greatest music duo of all time.

Using huge projection photos and original film footage, 'The Simon and Garfunkel Story' also features a full live band performing all their hits including  'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Bridge Over Troubled Water', 'Homeward Bound' and many more. With every performance creating a standing ovation this is an evening not to be missed!

Music, Talks

Thursday 05 7:45pm    buy tickets

LEE MEAD – 10 YEARS – THE ANNIVERSARY TOUR

Sunday 29 July 2018

LEE MEAD - TEN YEARS

THE ANNIVERSARY TOUR

It's been ten years since Lee Mead first donned the coat in the West End production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

So Join Lee and his amazing band as he takes you through the last ten years of his life. Featuring songs from the classic shows he has starred in, such as THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA , MISS SAIGON , CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG , LEGALLY BLONDE, WICKED and many more. Including songs from from his previous albums, and his brand new album LEE MEAD TEN YEARS

Music, Talks

Sunday 29 7:30pm    buy tickets