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Bang Said The Gun is poetry for people who don't like poetry. Voted the best poetry night in the UK by the Times, Bang Said The Gun has made poetry cool again. A rollercoaster of emotions, it's loud, raucous, political, trivial, serious and very funny. Normal rules do not apply here. Featuring a rich mix of the best and freshest talent, they will grab you by the collar and drag you into another world.
Acknowledged by critics and peers as one of the best vocalists the UK has produced, her achievements include triple Mobo winner and double Brit and Mercury award nominee.
The new tour will feature Beverley's biggest hits from over the years and material from her forthcoming album as well as numbers from the West End shows she has starred in. In 2013 Knight made her West End debut as Rachel Marron in The Bodyguard (Adelphi) to tremendous acclaim. The following year she originated the role of Felicia Farrell in the West End production of Memphis The Musical (Shaftesbury) and received an Olivier Award nomination for her performance.
He has collected a pile of Gold and Platinum records across the world in his career and hit the number one spot worldwide in pop chats from USA and Australia to Germany, Holland and the UK. Billy has achieved extraordinary success as both an artist and songwriter.
Legendary Irish singing superstar.
Son of Frank Zappa.
Eddi Reader's rare blend of meltingly true vocals and towering romanticism combine with an astute, pragmatic nature to make her a unique and powerful figure in contemporary British music. She is one of popular music's most thrilling and affecting performers. Formerly of Fairground Attraction.
Concert by this singer famous for many songs including "Pearl's a Singer"
Aggers challenges GB to justify his forthright views on cricket and life in general and our Geoffrey will say exactly what he thinks (what else?) about the Ashes, the Aussies, Kevin Pietersen and many other subjects he has hit out on in his latest autobiography, on air and in print. The show is peppered with hilarious anecdotes, the audience can tweet Aggers live with their own questions and the evening will, as ever, be fun, fiery and full of surprises! The events are being run in association with the Professional Cricketers Association and we are raising money which will go to the organisation's Benevolent Fund.
The far side of the moon is based on the dreams and ideas of poets and scientists of the centuries and actual occurrences of those years when a world reached the moon. Running time 2 hours 10 minutes.
Since his first single 'New Song' was released in 1983 and went to No 3 in the UK chart, Howard Jones has amassed platinum and gold albums, with worldwide sales now exceeding 8 million.
James Thierree, born into the magical world of circus, acquired his astonishing talent from the age of four, touring with Le Cirque Imaginaire and Le Cirque Invisible. In January 2009 he won the Theatre Pleasure Prize, awarded by France's Playwright Guild. He has appeared in London five times: in 2007 with Au Revoir Parapluie; in 2004 and 2005 with La Veill?e des Abysses; and in 2001 and 2002 with The Junebug Symphony, a show which won four Moliere Awards, France's highest achievement in theatre award.
Following Tabac Rouge in 2014, James Thierree returns with his latest critically acclaimed creation, featuring a seamless mix of mechanical marvels, music, surreal humour and acrobatic finesse. Six characters emerge in a strange fairy-tale lair. A woman transforms into a lizard, a piano plays itself, and plates magically appear and disappear. In the middle of it all James Thierr?e works his magic with the aid of a squat servant, only to have it undone by a man beast, and aerialist Thi Mai Nguyen and contortionist Val?rie Doucet spin their tricks.
Jane captured the hearts of millions of avid viewers with her professional voice and down to earth humour in the original documentary series "The Cruise". The BBC were so impressed that they produced a one hour documentary update on her newly launched career and recent wedding. Her debut album 'Jane McDonald - The Album' went to No 1 in the charts.
Comedy band The Lancashire Hotpots combine Lancashire folk music with hilarious observations on contemporary life, singing songs about sat navs, online dating and goth music in traditional northern washboard style. The flat capped foursome only got together a year ago, but already they have become one of the north west's most in-demand live bands. Championed by Radio 1's Colin Murray, their hit song He's Turned Emo has been played nearly a quarter of a million times on MySpace.
A tribute to Davie Bowie.
In the early 1970s, Genesis redefined the concept of a rock concert. They had such a profound effect that they still have a cult following today. The Musical Box recreates those early shows in outstanding detail using exact replicas of the lights, sets, costumes and effects.
The band's achievements have reached incredible heights with their groundbreaking fusion of traditional Scottish music and rock/pop anthems which they proudly call 'Bagrock' This performance will feature the full majesty of the Chillis with their expanded lineup including brass and dancers.
Bagpipes with attitude, drums with a Scottish accent and a show so fierce it should carry a government health warning! From a cameo appearance at T in the Park in 2004 with The Darkness to opening the main stage in their own right in 2014, the past ten years have seen The Red Hot Chilli Pipers become the most famous bagpipe band on the planet - ever!
Join Rose and Rosie as you've never seen them before - raw, stripped back, intimate and live on their Exposed tour. With limited skills, zero boundaries and below-average IQ, this is an experience you'll never forget...but wish you could! The now married couple have almost one million YouTube subscribers between them and have become known for sharing snippets of their lives with their subscribers on a regular basis. Their vlogs range from the hilarious 'Let's Play Games' series to the more serious #RealTalk, and they even put out the video of their stunning wedding, which has been viewed over a million times - it's no wonder they have attracted such a huge and loyal following. The Exposed Tour follows a hugely successful year for Rose and Rosie who were crowned "Celebrity Rising Star" at the 2016 British LGBT Awards, made the AfterEllen Hot 100 List (at nos 18 & 23) and hit the milestone of 100mn views on their main channel. They have also found the time to interview Hollywood A-listers Tom Hanks, Melissa McCarthy and the cast of Orange Is The New Black.
With his many hits and unique blend of rock and country blues, Shaky's vocal capabilities enable him to cover a wide and varied range of musical styles.
The Echoes Of Our Times Tour will see the UK's biggest-selling singles artist of the 1980s hit the road from Easter next year with the opening night on Saturday April 15 in Carlisle. Shaky will then travel the length and breadth of the country before ending the tour in Hastings at the end of May. With 33 hit singles and four UK no. 1s to his name, the Platinum-selling entertainer and performer, will be wowing fans old and new as he performs new tracks from Echoes Of Our Times along with classic hits such as This Ole House, Green Door, Oh Julie and What Do You Want To Make Those Eyes At Me For.
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.
Welcome to Slava's world of wonder and delight. Slava's Snow Show is unlike anything you will have ever seen before! A bed becomes a boat, a web of cotton envelopes the audience and one tiny piece of paper becomes a snowstorm that will, quite literally... Blow you away! Internationally acclaimed Slava's Snowshow has won numerous awards across the globe. The show combines comedy and poignancy with stunning spectacle and breathtaking images culminating in a blinding, heart-stopping blizzard of a finale. An unmistakably, unique, unmissable treat. Slava's Snow Show touches the heart and the funny bone and is packed with wonder and delight.
The Sons of Pitches, the multi-award winning British vocal group, and winners of BBC2's ?The Naked Choir', combine soaring solos, impeccable harmonies and sensational beatboxing to stunning effect.
Lighthearted, musically intelligent and funny Ukulele Orchestra.