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Two big hippos. One ENORMOUS dream. Who can make it to the moon first? 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . .BLAST OFF!
One of the world's most celebrated circus companies, the Gandinis have performed over 4,000 shows in 40 countries over the last decade. Combining dazzling technique with a love of performance and a sense of humour, their unique blend of manipulation, juggling and dance has been applied to all manner of subjects over the years. Whether messing with Mozart, mixing up numbers, dancing as lovers or tripping over tennis rackets, these guys are simply the best.
4 jugglers and 4 ballet dancers share a stage for the first time. 4x4 is a celebration of where these paths meet. Following the international success of Smashed, this new work takes us on fleeting journeys through time and space in a unique dialogue between jugglers and ballet dancers.
British history is full of barmy people who did nasty things to each other. With blood, battles, murder and mayhem Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain explores stories from Roman, Tudor, Stuart, Georgian, Victorian and WW1 periods and features famous characters such as Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Guy Fawkes, Florence Nightingale and General Earl Haig. Enjoy an episode of Roman Mankychef and find out how to impress your guests with roast dormouse; is it easier to lose your heart or head to horrible Henry? Will Parliament escape gunpowder Guy? Take a peak inside Georgian Crime School, dare to dance the Tyburn jig and find out what a baby farmer did.
The UK's number one jump, jive and swing band.
The UK's No.1 swing, jive and skiffle group, The Jive Aces, are renowned worldwide for their high-energy music and spectacular stage show and are perhaps best known as the first live band to reach the final rounds of Britain's Got Talent. . Other TV appearances include Strictly Come Dancing, Children in Need and The Alan Titchmarsh Show and they have played to capacity crowds at The Royal Albert Hall, Buckingham Palace, Glastonbury Festival, London Olympics gracing stages in 40 countries. Guest singer for this show is Cassidy Janson. A true West End Star (Wicked, Avenue Q, Dessa Rose, Crazy for You) she is currently playing the lead role of Carole King in Beautiful. Cassidy possesses a truly stunning voice and is a natural comedienne, in short, a perfect foil for Ace's frontman Ian.
The story of Paolo Levi, a violinist, and how he discovers the truth about his parents and how music came to mean something else for them. On the eve of his 50th birthday, preparing to play Mozart, Paolo tells the story of his parents when they were young, as Jewish prisoners of war, forced to play Mozart violin concertos for the enemy; how they watched fellow Jews being led off to their deaths and knew that they were playing for their lives. The story unfolds to explore the full horror of war, and how one group of musicians survived using the only weapon they had - music.
Betty O'Barley and Harry O'Hay are excellent scarecrows. Harry loves Betty, and Betty loves Harry - so they decide to get married and Harry sets off to search for their wedding day essentials. However, when the farmer notices he is missing a scarecrow, he replaces Harry with the devilishly smooth Reginald Rake. Will Harry make it back in the nick of time before Reginald ruins their special day? This truly heart-warming adaptation of Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's new bestselling book is bursting at the seams with Scamp Theatre's inimitable style (Stick Man, Tiddler & Other Terrific Tales, Pirate Gran).
'?The Ventoux is a God of Evil, to which sacrifices must be made. It never forgives weakness and extracts an unfair tribute of suffering.' Roland Barthes Lance Armstrong's sacrifice to Mont Ventoux in the 2000 Tour de France was to gift victory to his fierce rival Marco Pantani in the greatest contest the mountain and the sport had ever seen. Marco Pantani's sacrifice was his own life just five years later. Both were plagued by allegations of doping throughout their careers - now one is revered, and the other disgraced. The mystical Mont Ventoux, having claimed the mental and physical health of many professionals before them, was their legendary battlefield.
All the favourite characters from the original TV series are reimagined for 2017, facing the challenges that come with growing old disgracefully in the era of the silver surfer. At Bayview Retirement Home, battle-axe extraordinaire Diana Trent conspires with new resident Tom Ballard to give the conniving manager his comeuppance through a hilarious conspiracy with unexpectedly heart-warming results.