Monday Afternoon Variety Show – July

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Monday 8th July 2024 at 2:00pm


For one night only

Join us as two sensational singers, Poppy Holiday and Wayne Farrow, take the stage to serenade you with their incredible vocals and captivating performances.

Prepare to be enchanted by their renditions of timeless classics and modern hits, promising an afternoon filled with memorable melodies and harmonies that will lift your spirits and leave you wanting more.

And the best part? It's still just £5 for an afternoon of fantastic entertainment! Grab your tickets now and get ready for an afternoon to remember.

 

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Bingo That’s Bonkers

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Friday 27th September 2024 at 8:30pm


For one night only

Bingo Thats Bonkers is here. This is a fun, thrilling, hysterical take on the good old famous game of bingo.

You will be on the edge of you seat singing and cheering.
Oh, what a feeling, When we're dancing on the ceiling.

So come on down. Grab your tickets while you can and scream BINGO as loud as you can!

 

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Dazzling Diamonds

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Saturday 11th January 2025 at 7:30pm


For one night only

Get ready to be dazzled by The Dazzling Diamonds! ✨

The Dazzling Diamonds are coming to Blackburn with their brand-new comedy variety drag show. From jaw-dropping dance numbers to hilarious lip-sync performances and not forgetting the sensational live vocals, the cast are pulling out all the stops to make this show as unforgettable as the last!

But don't worry, we haven't forgotten about your fan favourites! You can till expect to see the iconic performances that have made The Dazzling Diamonds a hit.

So gather your friends, put on your most fabulous outfit, and join us for a night of glitz, glamour, and pure entertainment. The Dazzling Diamonds are ready to shine bright and make your night one to remember! ✨

 

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The Ultimate Bubble Show

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From Fri 18th April 2025 to Fri 18th April 2025


Experience the best in soap bubble entertainment.

Join Ray, International Bubbleologist and Guinness World Record Holder, and help him in his quest to complete the bubble game and make the ultimate bubble.

This is a fast paced show full of high energy and surprises as Ray uses various different gases to create incredible bubble sculptures, effects and magical displays.

Watch in amazement as Ray creates a volcano bubble, a soap bubble carrousel, a bubble ghost and even a tornado inside a bubble!!!!!

Join Ray and see if he can make THE ULTIMATE SQUARE BUBBLE!

 

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Evening with Paul Merson with host Perry Groves

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Thursday 27th March 2025 at 7:30pm


For one night only

Join us for An Evening with Paul Merson, as the football star discusses his illustrious career with Arsenal, Aston Villa, Middlesbrough, Portsmouth and England. He’ll talk about games, dressing room/training ground stories, managers, fall outs and everything you wanted to know about playing for a successful football club.
Merson will open up about his experiences both on and off the pitch, his addictions, his media career and so much more. Paul’s wit and charisma makes an entertaining night and engaging evening for all football fans.
Talksport and ex Arsenal team mate Perry Groves will host an evening and a Q&A with a chance to pose your questions to Paul.

A limited number of VIP tickets are available, affording the opportunity for a meet and greet with the legendary players and a photograph opportunity before the show.

 

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We’ll Meet Again

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Monday 4th November 2024 at 2:00pm


For one night only

This 1940’s Variety Show returns by public demand. In a lighted-hearted, yet respectful look at wartime entertainment known as ENSA, this talented cast re-creates  stars of the period in music, song, comedy and costume. Join us in  a Cockney singalong and our grand  finale ‘Land of Hope and Glory’!

 

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Rockin’ With Laughter

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Monday 9th September 2024 at 2:00pm


For one night only

Back by popular demand this Fabulous 50’s/60’s Variety Show is presented by the cast of ‘We’ll Meet Again’ and ‘The Good Old Days of Music Hall’.

Together they re-create stars of the period in Music, Song and Costume.

 

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Rock On Tommy

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Wednesday 30th October 2024 at 7:30pm


For one night only

He's a national treasure who became a
household name as one half of Cannon & BallTommy Cannon played the
straight man to the late Bobby Ball as the double
act dominated prime-time TV for more than a decade.

An actor, singer and
comic, Tommy has lived an extraordinary life – most recently being lauded by
rock star 
Robbie Williams, at a sell-out
concert in Manchester.

Now he's returning to
the stage in Rock On, Tommy, a variety show
featuring clips, incredible stories, tons of laughter, audience Q&As and
more. Fans can meet the man who has provided laughter to millions since
debuting in 1968 on the talent
show Opportunity Knocks.

 

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Psychic Medium Craig Morris

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Monday 15th July 2024 at 7:30pm


For one night only

For well over a decade now, Craig has worked tirelessly for the spirit world. He has travelled up and down the country as well as overseas including Spain, Gibraltar, Switzerland & Sweden to demonstrate his ability and to teach others the gift of communicating with those on the other side. Craig had the pleasure of working with The Late Colin Fry on his final tour, and now continues his work with the fun, laughter and humour during his evenings, as he very much believes that we are here for a good time, not a long time.

Join us as we connect to those on the other side of life as they bring forward those special and happy times as we walk down memory lane together. Come along and be in the company and presence of the spirit world & feel the joy, warmth and more importantly the love of your loved ones & know they are simply a thought away.

“Craig, go out into the world of mediumship & be something special as I believe you can be” ~ Rev. Colin Fry

The show is investigational and for the purpose of entertainment.

 

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Murder : Staged

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Thursday 13th February 2025 at 7:30pm


by Crime Viral for one night only

Following the success of Crime Viral's sell out UK serial killer tour – research psychologist and psychopathy expert Cheish Merryweather will be bringing to the stage for the very first time MURDER:STAGED.

"So you think you could get away with murder?"


The 'CSI effect' has created a new type of killer – one that is forensically aware and is out to mislead an investigation. This evening will explore the lies embedded in crime scenes and share the expertise from those who dig deep for the truth. You will investigate the five types of stagers: The Planner, The Creator, The Cleaner, The Concealer, The Inflictor.

Featuring forensics, reconstructed real-life crime scene walk-throughs and a deep dive into cases that have not been seen on stage live before. This is an unmissable evening for any true crime fan.

Including everyone’s favourite part… a live psychopath test too!