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Experience the thrill of a live symphony orchestra performing some of the most memorable film and television themes ever written. A gargantuan feast of Hollywood glitz and glamour features music old and new written by multi-award winning composers from the golden age of cinema to the present: Elmer Bernstein, Hans Zimmer, Maurice Jarre, Miklos Rozsa, James Horner, Erich Korngold, Alexandre Desplat, Tan Dun and, of course, the godfather of the film score, John Williams.
Dav id Bowie tribute act.
Immerse yourself in the Christmas spirit in this wonderful display of all the best-loved carols. This is a perfect opportunity to hear the BSO and the BSC in an evening of festive music. Join in with full voice and start your Christmas celebrations with a selection of traditional favourites including 'O Come All Ye Faithful', 'Hark The Herald Angels Sing' and many more. Hear these carols as you never have before in full symphonic sound from the BSO with spectacular choral richness from the BSC and Youth Chorus.
Formed around Union City, New Jersey, and originally named Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show, the band enjoyed considerable commercial success in the 1970s, with hit singles including Sylvia's Mother, The Cover of Rolling Stone, A Little Bit More and When You're in Love with a Beautiful Woman. In addition to their own material, Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show performed songs written by the poet Shel Silverstein.
A theatre show that uniquely represents the original songs featured in four landmark performances in Elvis's career, from the '68 Comeback Special' to the one off '69 Las Vegas Hilton' performance, from 'Aloha from Hawaii' to the famous television Rocumentary 'That's The Way It Is'. With almost 40 songs spanning over four Elvis eras there is something for every Elvis fan. And if that is not enough, the show finishes in full Elvis party mode!
This pitch perfect tribute to Fawlty Towers starts as the audience waits to be seated then hurtles along for two hours of fully immersive, highly improvised and site-specific comedy theatre. With only a third of the show scripted, everything stays fresh as Basil, Sybil and Manuel serve up some madcap mayhem and a three-course meal - with the audience playing the part of their restaurant diners. Do expect 'a rip-roaringly hilarious night out' (This Is London) with all the best gags... but don't expect a herd of giant wildebeest, and certainly don't mention the war!
The Fisherman's Friends are shanty singers from Port Isaac who have delighted visitors and locals there for more than 15 years, with almost 300 live performances under their belts.
Featuring some of today's most influential musicians, this intimate, visually rich production explores themes of migration through darkly atmospheric songs and breathtaking stop-motion animation. Award-winning composer and Lau's visionary accordionist Martin Green brings together Portishead's Adrian Utley, Mogwai's Dominic Aitchison, Becky Unthank from The Unthanks and Edinburgh-born folk singer-songwriter Adam Holmes, with BAFTA-winning animators whiterobot (Will Anderson and Ainslie Henderson) for this extraordinary new show. Flit is inspired by first-hand stories of human migration, some heart-warming, others heartbreaking, and features songs and original music by Green with lyrics from Karine Polwart, Ana?s Mitchell, Sandy Wright and Aidan Moffat. Set within a captivating animated world, these exquisite songs are performed live by a world class band fronted by the inimitable voices of Becky Unthank and Adam Holmes.
Handel's famous oratorio - the story of Jesus' life told in magnificent music.
The original Ten Commandments have very little to offer when it comes to the complex business of how and what we eat. Now the award-winning restaurant critic and Masterchef judge Jay Rayner has decided it's time to act. So join our very own culinary Moses in this audio-visual romp as he attempts to lead us to the edible promised land. He'll explain why thou shalt always eat with thy hands and worship leftovers.
An unforgettable programme of rousing classics featuring all your Proms favourites with a flag waving finale, including Nessun Dorma, Rule, Brittania! and Land of Hope and Glory.
Lindisfarne was Tyneside's best-loved band for over thirty years and The Lindisfarne Story is a celebration of the group's music and achievements.
The smash hit show returns authentically recreating the sublime harmonies, slick moves, stylish looks and legendary musicianship that were the making of Motown.
Baby Love - 50 Years of No1 UK Hits Tour. Featuring more chart toppers than ever before, with the music of the Four Tops, Supremes, Temptations, Jackson 5, Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross and Lionel Richie, the show marks the official arrival of Motown style, sophistication and musical brilliance to these shores.
Flying, flipping, sliding - and sticking! In this daring and critically acclaimed circus show, everything and everyone - including the audience - is attached. As this impressively skilful circus duo exhibit their acrobatic agility on the apparatus dotting the stage, it quickly becomes clear that they are hopelessly connected. When one falls, the other one flies. An elaborate set up of seesaws, flying mats, a curved silver slide, Velcro balls and audience members create a sensational domino effect in the rousing finale.
Join 60s luminaries The Manfreds, PP Arnold and Zoot Money at Southport Theatre on Sat 29 Oct, for a fabulous evening of Rhythm and Blues nostalgia, and some of the greatest hits ever written! The Manfreds, with an all-star line up of original members Paul Jones, Mike D'Abo, Tom McGuinness and Mike Hugg, plus Rob Townsend, Marcus Cliffe and Simon Currie, will be recreating many of their greatest hits both as part of Manfred Mann and as successful individual artists. Featuring all their greatest hits including: 5-4-3-2-1, Do Wah Diddy, The Mighty Quinn, Pretty Flamingo, Up the Junction, Sha La La, Fox On The Run, Handbags & Gladrags, When I'm Dead and Gone, Angel Of The Morning, The First Cut Is The Deepest, Big Time Operator and many more!
President of The Soil Association and Patron of The Bees Development Trust, Monty will be bringing his own unique perspective on the importance of the wonderful world just outside our back doors.
See in the New Year in style with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra's traditional celebration of Johann Strauss, the King of Waltz. Don't miss your chance to hear his waltzes, marches and polkas as they should be heard - played by a full symphony orchestra! Join charming Conductor Frank Zielhorst and star Soprano Soraya Mafi and experience the sparkling atmosphere and light-heartedness of the Viennese dance halls.
Enjoy an uplifting evening of musical entertainment performed by the Royal Air Force's finest musicians. Featuring an inspirational mix of show tunes, classical pieces, legendary big band numbers and stirring military marches, the critically acclaimed RAF in Concert tour featuring Squadron Leader Matthew Little, will be touching down at Lighthouse, for one night only.
Ralph McTell has a reputation for spellbinding live performances. His one-man guitar shows feature songs and instrumental numbers from his long career, and his storytelling abilities punctuate sensitive and thought provoking songs with light-hearted and self-deprecating humour.
Sam Bailey stole the hearts of a nation on X Factor and since winning her feet have barely touched the ground.
Seth has a strong youthful voice and is a talented multi-instrumentalist who plays a guitar, violin and viola. In 2005 he was nominated for Best Original Song and Best Newcomer at the 2005 BBC Folk Acoustic Awards.
Bookends sold out the Arts Centre last year and the demand for tickets was so great that we are bringing them back for a two-night run. Their moving and powerful live show takes a chronological journey through the friendship and career of Simon & Garfunkel. The show will feature The Sound of Silence and their own arrangement of Bridge Over Troubled Water, along with other classics from the duo's huge and timeless repertoire.