It was sad to learn of the death of the bestselling novelist Josephine Cox who passed away yesterday at the age of 82
It is with great sadness that I have to announce the passing of one of our wonderful volunteers Sheila Wilkinson who died early on Thursday morning the 25th of June 2020.
It is with great sadness that we have to inform you all of the sudden death of Michael Perkins. Michael passed away peacefully on Sunday the 7th June at the age of 80. Michael was well known at the Empire Theatre because of his work as a volunteer. He was a jovial man and always…
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The Blackburn Gilbert & Sullivan Society will return to entertain you in 2021 with a spectacular version of “Jesus Christ Superstar.”
I wanted to get in touch with you all as the Easter weekend begins to wish you all a peaceful and healthy time.
We wanted to keep you in touch with the changing position with regards to The Blackburn Empire Theatre based on the latest government advice.
With immediate effect, there will be no performances or shows until 1st May 2020. We will be reviewing the latest advice and will be posting regular updates on our website and social media.
Inspired by the most creative decade in music, The Counterfeit Sixties bring the whole decade to life with a show featuring music from over thirty bands and performers including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Dave Clark Five, The Kinks and The Monkees.
Strictly Come Dancing’s old-school professionals, Ian Waite and Vincent Simone, left fans intrigued when they announced their unlikely partnership, but after the roaring success of their first tour together in 2019 – the 5 star rated The Ballroom Boys – they are back with ACT TWO!