Belgrade Theatre - Upcoming events http://www.belgrade.co.uk/events/rss/ Upcoming events at Belgrade Theatre en-gb <![CDATA[We're Going On A Bear Hunt]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 We're Going On A Bear Hunt live on stage.

We're Going on a Bear Hunt Direct from a smash-hit West-End and international tour, Michael Rosen’s award-winning book *We’re Going On A Bear Hunt* is brought vividly and noisily to the stage in director Sally Cookson’s fun-filled adaptation set to Benji Bower’s versatile lively score. Join our intrepid adventurers on their quest to find a bear; as they wade through the gigantic swishy swashy grass, the splishy splashy river and the thick oozy, squelchy mud! Expect catchy songs, interactive scenes and plenty of hands-on adventure – plus a few special surprises! Adapted for the stage from the modern classic written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury. WE'RE GOING TO THE BELGRADE THEATRE WE'RE GOING TO SEE A BEAR HUNT WHAT A BEAUTIFUL PLAY! WE'RE NOT SCARED! Recommended for ages 3+ <iframe src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/85355506" width="640" height="360" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe> <p><a href="https://vimeo.com/85355506">We&#039;re Going On A Bear Hunt Live!</a> from <a href="https://vimeo.com/user24670678">Kenny Wax Family Entertainment</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p> ]]>
2017-05-30T14:00:00 2017-06-03T14:00:00
<![CDATA[New Ventures in Theatre-Making ]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 TaPP presents New Ventures in Theatre-Making

You are cordially invited to enjoy prime spectator positions at the launch pad of three new exciting theatre companies from Coventry. Coventry University's BA (Hons) Theatre & Professional Practice has become one of the UK's top 20 Theatre degree programmes. In recognition of this national standing, this platform presents three brand-new productions specially selected for the B2 space. Come and experience the bold, brave and exciting creativity of TaPP's 2017 graduates as they blast off from the programme as emerging artists and companies. ]]>
2017-05-31T20:00:00 2017-06-02T20:00:00
<![CDATA[Shirley Valentine]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Willy Russell's Shirley Valentine starring Jodie Prenger.

_“I was no longer Shirley the neighbour, Shirley the middle-aged mother, Shirley Bradshaw. I had become Shirley the Sensational, Shirley the Brave, Shirley Valentine"._ Shirley is a Liverpool housewife. Her kids have left home and she makes chips and egg for her husband while talking to the wall. Where has her life disappeared to? Out of the blue, her best friend offers her a trip to Greece for 2 weeks and she secretly packs her bags. She heads for the sun and starts to see the world and herself very differently. Willy Russell’s heart-warming comedy premiered in 1986 and took the world by storm. It was adapted into an Oscar nominated film. Now, on its 30th anniversary, *Jodie Prenger* stars in the first major revival of this national treasure. _"The funniest and most heart-warming play"._ Daily Mirror Suitable for ages 14+ <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wilef8q8RpI" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> ]]>
2017-06-06T19:45:00 2017-06-10T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Shirley Valentine - Meet the Cast]]> Restaurant 0.00000000 0.00000000 Meet the cast and creatives of Shirley Valentine

Looking forward to the long-awaited revival of "Shirley Valentine":http://www.belgrade.co.uk/event/shirley-valentine, starring the fabulous Jodie Prenger? Why not upgrade your ticket for £10 so you can meet the star of the show herself? Join us after the show on Tues 6 June to ‘hello’ to Jodie. The post-show meet and greet is only available to patrons who have purchased a ticket to see "Shirley Valentine":http://www.belgrade.co.uk/event/shirley-valentine at the Belgrade Theatre from 6 - 10 June. Please retain your show ticket for entry to the meet and greet. This event is subject to change without notice. All proceeds go towards the charitable work of The Belgrade both on and off-stage in our local communities. The Belgrade Theatre Trust (Coventry) Ltd is a registered charity (No 219163). All the money given, raised or earned is not distributed as profit, but kept and reinvested back into our work. ]]>
2017-06-06T22:00:00 2017-06-06T22:00:00
<![CDATA[Midday Variety ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Midday Variety presents Those Were the Days

*Midday Variety* returns to the Belgrade Theatre with *Those Were the Days* Celebrate a golden era of music and laughter as we remember the songs and stars of the 'fabulous fifties' and 'swinging sixties'! Singer *Maggie O'Hara* is joined by musical entertainers *Andy Eastwood*, *Pete Lindup* and special guest star *Pete Donegan*, son of the legendary 'King of Skiffle' Lonnie Donegan. All accompanied by the *Martyn St James Band*, this will be a memorable finale to our spring variety season. Running time: 2 hrs including interval. ]]>
2017-06-09T13:30:00 2017-06-09T13:30:00
<![CDATA[Footloose]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Kick off your Sunday shoes and cut loose with the explosive rock ‘n’ roll musical sensation Footloose

Footloose Kick off your Sunday shoes and cut loose as the explosive rock ‘n’ roll musical sensation Footloose bursts on to the Belgrade's Main Stage, in a remastered show sure to get your toes tapping. Based on the 1980s hit film that took the world by storm, Footloose the musical sizzles with the same spirit of youth, rebellion and romance. City boy Ren thinks his life is over when he is forced to move to Bomont, an American rural backwater. But things are far worse than he could have ever imagined, as the town bans dancing. It isn’t long before Ren can’t resist breaking the rules, and he’s not alone. Enjoy the best in UK musical talent, cutting-edge choreography and classic hits including _Holding Out for a Hero, Almost Paradise, Let’s Hear it for the Boy_ and of course the unforgettable title track _Footloose_. Produced by the award winning team at Sell A Door Theatre Company - producers of _Avenue Q_, _American Idiot_ and _Little Shop of Horrors_. Starring Gareth Gates and Maureen Nolan - Footloose is back and it’s better than ever before! Facebook: "https://www.facebook.com/FootlooseTour":https://www.facebook.com/FootlooseTour Twitter: "https://twitter.com/FootlooseTour":https://twitter.com/FootlooseTour Instagram: "https://www.instagram.com/footloosetour":https://www.instagram.com/footloosetour #CUTLOOSE Running time: 2 hours 30 minutes including an interval. <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JwnLdODDLq4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> ]]>
2017-06-13T19:45:00 2017-06-17T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Footloose - Meet the Cast]]> Restaurant 0.00000000 0.00000000 Post show event

Looking forward to kicking off your Sunday shoes and cutting loose with the explosive Rock ‘n’ Roll musical sensation "Footloose":http://www.belgrade.co.uk/event/footloose? Why not upgrade your ticket for £10 and join us for a sizzling meet and greet with the cast? Join us after the show on the *Tues 13 June* for an evening of youth, rebellion and romance! The post-show meet and greet is only available to patrons who have purchased a ticket to see "Footloose":http://www.belgrade.co.uk/event/footloose at the Belgrade Theatre from 13 - 17 June. Please retain your show ticket for entry to the meet and greet. This event is subject to change without notice. All proceeds go towards the charitable work of The Belgrade both on and off-stage in our local communities. The Belgrade Theatre Trust (Coventry) Ltd is a registered charity (No 219163). All the money given, raised or earned is not distributed as profit, but kept and reinvested back into our work. ]]>
2017-06-13T22:00:00 2017-06-13T22:00:00
<![CDATA[11 Million Reasons to Dance]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 11 Million Reasons to Dance

*11 Million Reasons to Dance* accompanies the exhibition of the same name and is a special commission for Coventry, as part of People Dancing’s national programme to positively profile Deaf and disabled people who dance. In Coventry, presented by Coventry Performing Arts in partnership Coventry’s Belgrade Theatre, local Dance Artists *Alexis Haines* and *Stephanie Sandy* have been working with a number of schools including: Baginton Fields School, Castle Wood school, Sherbourne Fields School, Hereward College and Creative Bridges - in collaboration with Birmingham Royal Ballet Education to create new dance performance work to be showcased alongside a duet by *Kate Marsh* & *Welly O’Brien*, who, as dancers with missing limbs, are both interested in the specificity of their own physicality and how this informs and enriches their collaborative practice and performance. Presented in partnership with People Dancing, the development organisation and membership body for community and participatory dance, working across the UK and internationally. *Exhibition and Interactive Booth* *11 Million Reasons* is a life affirming photography exhibition inspired by iconic dance scenes from film, all re-imagined by Deaf, sight impaired and disabled people who dance. The title of the exhibition reflects the fact there are more than 11 million disabled people in the UK. ]]>
2017-06-17T19:00:00 2017-06-17T19:00:00
<![CDATA[Romeo & Juliet]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Oddsocks are delighted to be breathing new life into Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet by giving it a musical Mods & Rockers theme.

MODS V ROCKERS Oddsocks are delighted to be breathing new life into Shakespeare’s *Romeo & Juliet* by giving it a musical Mods & Rockers theme. There’s _Nowhere to Run_ for the Capulets and Montagues as violent confrontation stalks every meeting, even _Down at the Tube Station at Midnight_. Meanwhile, Juliet’s Nurse is looking forward to a good old _Twist and Shout_ at the Capulet party, which Romeo’s mates are planning to gatecrash. Romeo has doubts about going to the Capulet Nite Klub but that is where he meets his Juliet, and _It Must Be Love_. Maybe, just maybe, _The Power of Love_ will end the families’ violent feud. Age recommendation: 7+. ]]>
2017-06-20T18:30:00 2017-06-22T10:00:00
<![CDATA[The Johnny Cash Roadshow ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Johnny Cash Roadshow

*Johnny Cash Roadshow*, a show not to be missed by avid fans or the casual listener. Also the only show to be endorsed by the Cash family! This year prepare for a musical adventure with the biggest production to date. The UK’s No.1 celebration of Johnny Cash, fronted by award winning singer/songwriter Clive John, re-creates with astounding accuracy and truly captures the essence of what it was like to be at a real Cash show! Also featuring ‘June Carter’ and the ‘Carter Sisters’ (on selected shows) along with the ‘Roadshow Horns.’ All aspects of Cash’s life are covered with impeccable taste. The show takes the audience from the 1950s right up to 2002 and all the stops in between. All the greatest hits are included, along with unmissable songs from every one of the five decade’s that the Man in Black’s career spanned. All this accompanied by evocative screen images and shots from Johnny Cash’s life. Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. Running time: 2hrs 20mins, including interval <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ZTm7o_yVrxg" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> ]]>
2017-06-20T19:45:00 2017-06-20T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Freeman Dance Summer Show 2017]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Freeman Dance returns with a new Summer show.

*Freeman Dance* returns to the Belgrade Theatre following a run of sell-out shows with all-new choreography, music and costumes. <b>The FD Summer Show 2017</b> features over 300 of the city’s most promising up-and-coming dance talent from age 2 to professional level, including over 100 FD Boys. Established in 1982, *Freeman Dance* has now become one of the most successful and highly respected dance schools in the UK. *The FD Summer Show 2017* celebrates 35 years of *Freeman Dance*, and promises to be even more dynamic, innovative, and spectacular than ever, with performances in everything from Street to Ballet, Tap to Musical Theatre, and Acro to Irish. "freemandance.co.uk":http://freemandance.co.uk ]]>
2017-06-23T19:00:00 2017-06-24T19:00:00
<![CDATA[Magic]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Eloquent Dance Academy. Running Time 2 hours and 20 minutes. . Also performances from hip hop dancers Original Movements!! This show is high energy and extremely entertaining with a real magical element not to be missed!!

*Eloquent Dance Academy *present their 15th Anniversary production *Magic*, featuring students from the Academy showcasing their talents in all genres of dance from Ballet to Musical Theatre. Also performances from hip hop dancers *Original Movements* This show is high energy and extremely entertaining with a real magical element not to be missed!! ]]>
2017-06-25T19:30:00 2017-06-26T19:30:00
<![CDATA[ICONIC The Show]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Steve Steinman presents Iconic

Live on stage - the greatest movie soundtracks of all time! *Iconic* is set in the future where movie theatres have all but disappeared and a single magical cinema still stands with one lonely occupant - an usher called Benson. He attempts to entice viewers to attend the final screening of the evening as a cast of amazing singers, dancers and musicians perform their way through a midnight medley of iconic soundtracks; reawakening musical memories of the most recognisable songs of all time. _Purple Rain, Golden Eye, Don’t Want To Miss A Thing, We Don’t Need Another Hero, Blaze Of Glory, I Will Always Love You, Simply The Best, Thunder, Who Wants To Live For Ever, Simply The Best, Bat Out Of Hell, Power Of Love, Sound Of Silence_ Movie Greats Bond, Mad Max, Top Gun, Armageddon, Young Guns, Iron Man, Body Guard, Back To The Future, Kill Bill, Bat Man <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/saHxF7pLd3Y" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> ]]>
2017-06-27T19:45:00 2017-06-27T19:45:00
<![CDATA[That's Life - The Sinatra Story]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 That’s Life is a brand new theatre production celebrating the life and music of one of the 20th centuries greatest icons, Frank Sinatra.

The authentic show takes you from his first early recordings with the big bands, his rise, fall and the women, notorious connections and collaborations that assured his rise again to international stardom, in a spectacular career spanning 70 years. Frank Cognoscenti assumes the persona of Frank down to the finest detail being a natural body double with blue eyes and the uncanny ability to convey the most subtle vocal nuance when interpreting the classic torch songs and the swagger of the Vegas years - all with a dry and mischievous sense of fun honed from years of performing the Sinatra songbook to audiences worldwide. The concert includes a specially arranged collection of his biggest hits including _I’ve Got You Under My Skin_, _Fly Me to the Moon_, _Come Fly with Me_, _My Way_ and _New York_ alongside stunning and captivating set piece recreations of other pivotal collaborations, tours, TV specials and landmark concerts rarely heard in mainstream productions, from Count Basie, Louis Armstrong, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Red Norvo, Rod McKuen and more. "www.thesinatrastory.com":http://www.thesinatrastory.com/ Running time: 2hrs 20mins, inc. interval. ]]>
2017-06-28T19:45:00 2017-06-28T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Coventry Performing Arts - Summer Showcase 2017]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Coventry Performing Arts present Summer Showcase 2017

Marvellous Musicians… Dazzling Dancers… The *Summer Showcase* celebrates some of the city’s finest young performing arts talent. Featuring city-wide ensembles run by *Coventry Performing Arts* and other organisations, as well as sharing some exciting projects from Coventry schools, this will be a mesmerising and memorable week for performers and audience! Running time: 1hr, 30mins ]]>
2017-06-29T19:00:00 2017-07-01T19:00:00
<![CDATA[Innov8]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Highly Sprung present the Physical Fellowship

*The Physical Fellowship* brings together young people from across the region to take part in professional training, performance making and skill development in physical theatre. Resulting in four nights of inspiring, original devised physical theatre by young people, alongside a headline performance by Sprungsters. Celebrating its 8th year the Physical Fellowship- Innov8 explores the new technologies, discoveries and inventions that have shaped the world we live in. *Innov8* gives young performers the opportunity to question and understand the developing world its history and its future. Looking at how innovations shape our lives. Political, social, technological and personal Innovations are re-imagined and re-told in a week-long festival showcasing over 10 different performances as part of The Physical Fellowship. Innov8- When society says it can’t be done, it only takes one person to prove them wrong. A thought provoking piece of young people’s theatre depicting how one person really can make a difference. The headline performance by Sprungsters showcases the potential of physical performance by some of Coventry’s most talented young performers. *Highly Sprung* have a reputation for the delivery of inspiring projects and performances exclusively for children and young people. Highly Sprung delivers participation, education, performance, artist training and art form development working with over 10,000 children and young people each year. Age recommendation 11+ ]]>
2017-07-03T19:00:00 2017-07-06T19:00:00
<![CDATA[All Our Tomorrows]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 All Our Tomorrows - Festival of Young Theatre Makers

Join us for an exciting week of performances from the future theatre makers of the nation. The *Festival of Young Theatre Makers* will consist of young companies from Coventry and beyond, who are creating theatre in a pre-professional context. Performers will include young theatre makers emerging from the Belgrade's own Community and Education programme. The work will be vibrant and varied, celebrating the hopes, challenges and creativity of those whose hands hold the direction of the future. Performances will take place in B2 and at the Shop Front Theatre, which is near to the Belgrade at 38 City Arcade, Coventry, CV1 3HW Full programme details will be announced soon. Keep checking this page for updates. ]]>
2017-07-12T18:00:00 2017-07-16T00:00:00
<![CDATA[The Simon and Garfunkel Story ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Simon & Garfunkel Story - 50th Anniversary Tour

Brand new show for 2017! Direct from it’s success in London’s West End, a sold out UK tour and standing ovations at every performance, The *Simon & Garfunkel Story* is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th Anniversary celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits including _Mrs Robinson_, _Cecilia_, _Bridge Over Troubled Water_, _Homeward Bound _and many more. Get your tickets fast as this is an evening not to be missed! *Please note:* If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab ]]>
2017-07-17T19:45:00 2017-07-17T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Dementia Friends Information Sessions]]> Weston Learning Space 0.00000000 0.00000000 Dementia Friends Information Sessions

Alzheimer’s Society’s "Dementia Friends":https://www.dementiafriends.org.uk/ programme is the biggest ever initiative to change people’s perceptions of dementia. It aims to transform the way the nation thinks, talks and acts about the condition. *Dementia Friends Information Sessions* are about learning more about dementia and the small ways you can help. From telling friends about the Dementia Friends programme to visiting someone you know living with dementia, every action counts. At the end of the session you will have the opportunity to sign up to Dementia Friends. ]]>
2017-07-18T16:00:00 2017-09-19T16:00:00
<![CDATA[Bye Bye Baby ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Bye Bye Baby - The Story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

Back by popular demand, following a fantastic performance in 2016, *Bye Bye Baby* takes you back in time on a musical journey through the career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, whose songs graced such films as _The Deer_ _Hunter_, _Dirty Dancing_ and _Grease_. From their early beginning in the 1950s, when Frankie first joined the group, this show celebrates the greatest hits such as _Beggin’ _, _Big Girls Don’t Cry_, _Walk Like A Man_, _Lets Hang On_, _Who Loves You_, _December ’63 (Oh __What A Night)_, _Bye Bye Baby,_ _Can't Take my Eyes off You_, _Fallen Angel_ and _Grease_ through to a superb grand finale medley of more of the group’s greatest hits. The combination of world class vocals and harmonies, as Jamie Ledwith scales the falsetto heights of Frankie Valli, along with snappy choreography and a vast catalogue of hits makes for a memorable and unforgettable night of nostalgia. *Please note:* If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab ]]>
2017-07-18T19:45:00 2017-07-18T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Legend - A Tribute to Bob Marley]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Legend – The Music of Bob Marley captures the charisma and culture of an icon.

Bob Marley - Legend Combining his superb, distinctive vocals with flawless musicianship... timeless, million-selling hits _Could You Be Loved; Is This Love; One Love; No Woman, No Cry; Three Little Birds; Jamming; Buffalo Soldier_ and scores more reggae classics come to life. Taking you from his ska roots with the Wailers – including reggae anthems _Stir it Up_ and _Get Up_, _Stand Up_ – to the 70s and 80s pinnacle of his recording career. Enjoy the authentic taste of Jamaican Sunshine in compelling two-hour treat, filled with the magic of Marley’s music topped with a truly talented cast that have performed with _Desmond Decker, Dennis Brown The Mighty Diamonds, Errol Dunkley_ and _Burning Spears._ *Legend – The Music of Bob Marley*, really does capture the charisma and culture of an icon, gone to soon. _Could You Be Loved; Is This Love; One Love; No Woman, No Cry; Three Little Birds; Jamming; Buffalo Soldier; Stir It Up; Get Up, Stand Up; Exodus; Waiting in Vain; Satisfy My Soul; Iron Lion Zion; I Shot the Sheriff; Redemption Song; Sun is Shining; Keep On Moving_ and more. Running time is 2 hours plus interval. ]]>
2017-07-19T19:45:00 2017-07-19T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Million Dollar Piano - A Tribute to Elton John]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Million Dollar Piano 'A Tribute to Elton' is the UK's most exciting and authentic celebration of the music of Sir Elton John.

Made up of professional musicians, bq. A Tribute to Elton is the only tribute act that accurately and faithfully reproduces the look, feel, sound and energy of an Elton concert live on stage. Unlike many tribute bands, *A Tribute To Elton* strives to create a performance that has both musical integrity and unparalleled authenticity styled on Elton John's incredible live shows. From the signature black Yamaha grand piano through to the trademark dazzling outfits, it gets no closer to the real deal, as we recreate the EJ experience with every nuance and attention to detail of the Rocket Man himself. "http://www.atributetoelton.co.uk/":http://www.atributetoelton.co.uk/ <iframe width="500" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/d5Ab82z5_-E" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Running time: 2 hours inc. interval. ]]>
2017-07-20T19:45:00 2017-07-20T19:45:00
<![CDATA[ABBA Mania]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 ABBA Mania at the Belgrade Theatre

*ABBA Mania* is now accepted as the world’s number one touring ABBA production. Featuring a special concert presentation, which celebrates the music of ABBA in a respectful and enjoyable way, reviving special memories of when ABBA ruled the airwaves. *ABBA Mania* brings ABBA fans old and new a night not to be missed. If you’re looking for an excuse to party, reminisce or simply be entertained by the best music ever, then *ABBA Mania* is for you! Join in and enjoy all of your favourites including: _Mamma Mia_, _Voulez Vous_, _Dancing Queen_, _Winner Takes It All_, _Super Trouper_ and many more. So dig out those platforms, dust down those flares and thank ABBA for the music. Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. Running time: 1 hr 50 mins including interval <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/eTEcptDxxiw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> ]]>
2017-07-21T19:45:00 2017-07-21T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Room On The Broom]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Room On The Broom - magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

*Iggety ziggety zaggety zoom!* Join the Witch and her cat on their mission to defeat the dragon in Tall Stories' magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. The Witch and her cat are travelling on their broomstick when they pick up some hitch-hikers - a friendly dog, a beautiful green bird and a crazy frog. But this broomstick’s not meant for five and - CRACK - it snaps in two... just as the hungry dragon appears! Songs, laughs and scary fun for children aged 3 and up and their grown-ups, in the Olivier-nominated show that’s toured Britain and the world! Running time 55 minutes (no interval) Age recommendation: 3+ Illustration: copyright © Axel Scheffler & Macmillan Children’s Books <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/m3syFzeksaQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> ]]>
2017-07-24T14:00:00 2017-07-26T16:30:00
<![CDATA[Summer School 2017]]> Belgrade Theatre 0.00000000 0.00000000 Summer School - Ages 11-16

During the summer holidays the Belgrade will once again be running a week-long *Summer School* for *ages 11 - 16*. Over five fun-filled days, participants will meet new friends, learn new skills and burn off some energy with our fun and practical theatre workshops. This year the theme of our *Summer School* is *Hidden Histories*. You think you know who invented the light bulb.. discovered penicillin... powered the first plane..? Think again! Over five days participants will learn about famous inventions claimed by other people and use these stories to create their own piece of theatre to perform in front of family and friends. *Summer School* is led by experienced practitioners in the Belgrade's safe and professional theatre. No previous acting experience is necessary to take part. For more details, including what to bring with you, please see the Extra Information tab. ]]>
2017-08-07T10:00:00 2017-08-07T10:00:00
<![CDATA[Summer School 2017 ]]> Belgrade Theatre 0.00000000 0.00000000 Summer School 2017 - Monday 31st July - Friday 4th August 10.00 - 4.30pm - Early drop off and late pick up available for additional fee Hidden Histories

During the summer holidays the Belgrade will once again be running a week-long *Summer School* for *ages 8 - 11*. Over five fun-filled days, participants will meet new friends, learn new skills and burn off some energy with our fun and practical theatre workshops. This year the theme of our *Summer School* is *Hidden Histories*. You think you know who invented the light bulb.. discovered penicillin... powered the first plane..? Think again! Over five days participants will learn about famous inventions claimed by other people and use these stories to create their own piece of theatre to perform in front of family and friends. *Summer School* is led by experienced practitioners in the Belgrade's safe and professional theatre. No previous acting experience is necessary to take part. ]]>
2017-08-07T10:00:00 2017-08-07T10:00:00
<![CDATA[Be Bop A Lula]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Welcome to Be Bop A Lula - a wonderful night of Rock 'n' Roll from four of the most iconic artists ever to grace the UK.

BeBopALula Welcome to *Be Bop A Lula!* - a wonderful night of Rock 'n' Roll from four of the most iconic artists ever to grace the UK. Celebrating the music of Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury and Roy Orbison this show is guaranteed to get you bopping in your seats. Gene, Eddie and Billy all played on the now legendary 1960 UK tour. Eddie never made it back home to the USA being involved in a fatal car crash on the last night of the tour. Gene was seriously injured too in the same accident and ever since they have become cult heroes to the rockers of Britain. Billy Fury was a huge star in the '60s and had more top ten hits than any other artist of that decade. A shy lad offstage and a smouldering rocker onstage, he is still one of the most respected artists in the UK, Britain's true blonde Elvis. Roy Orbison needs no introduction, a global superstar with phenomenal hits. Roy toured the UK in the '60s with The Beatles and loved playing here. So come and see all of these amazing artists brought back to life in this fantastic night of celebration. ]]>
2017-08-30T19:30:00 2017-08-30T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Jive Talkin' perform The Bee Gees Live in Concert]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Jive Talkin' presents the story of the Bee Gees live on stage

Jive Talkin' The Bee Gees sold over 200 million records worldwide and had more than 30 UK to 40 hit singles. *Jive Talkin'* presents the story of the Bee Gees live on stage Featuring stunningly convincing vocals, the three leading men create a truly emotional musical journey including a stunning acoustic medley of some of the Bee Gees earlier hits. Career highs include starring in London's West End, numerous worldwide TV appearances and performing live with the Bee Gees themselves! The Bee Gees Greatest Hits are brought incredibly back to life and features a stunning acoustic medley of some of the Bee Gees earlier hits. The uncanny voices of the three lead singers create a truly emotional musical journey in this amazing concert! ]]>
2017-08-31T19:30:00 2017-08-31T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Signed, Sealed, Delivered - A Tribute to Stevie Wonder ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Signed, Sealed, Delivered - A Tribute to Stevie Wonder featuring Lejaune Andre, star of The Magic of Motown

Signed, Sealed, Delivered - A Tribute to Stevie Wonder Featuring *Lejaune André*, the star of _The Magic of Motown_. If you love the music of Stevie Wonder, then you’ll love this smash-hit show *Signed, Sealed, Delivered*. Featuring back-to-back number ones, including the Grammy award-winning _Signed, Sealed, Delivered_ as well as _Superstition_, _Higher Ground_, _Master Blaster_, _Sir Duke_, _Part-Time Lover_, _Isn’t She Lovely_ and the biggest international hit of all time – _I just Called To Say I Love You_ and many, many more! What’s more our American star Lejaune André will be joined on stage by a fabulous seven-piece band, outstanding backing vocalists, and top dancers. So, get ready for the wonder that is… *Signed, Sealed, Delivered*. Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2017-09-01T19:30:00 2017-09-01T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Jackson Live in Concert]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Jackson Live in Concert

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time, but many of today’s artists have been inspired by his iconic style. His career spanned nearly five decades of music, and he was continually at the forefront of popular music. *Jackson Live in Concert* sees long-time fan and hugely talented Ben recreate the Michael Jackson experience with his stunning rendition of all his favourite songs. Ben’s portrayal of Jackson has to be the most accurate and exciting tribute to the King of Pop to have ever toured UK theatres. Ben is joined on the stage by his incredible band and dancers who work their way through all the hits. He’s got the look, the moonwalk and the voice! His renditions of _Thriller_, _Beat it_ and _Billie Jean_ are truly sensational. *Jackson Live in Concert* features all-live vocals and superb musicians and dancers, fabulous costumes, and of course all the signature dance moves associated so fondly with the undisputed King of Pop. Pure MJ! Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. Running time: Approx. 2 hours, 20 minutes including interval ]]>
2017-09-02T19:30:00 2017-09-02T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Faithful Ruslan - The Story of a Guard Dog ]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Faithful Ruslan – The Story of a Guard Dog is a powerful new drama, directed by Helena Kaut-Howson.

Faithful Ruslan *All Ruslan knew was that whatever those beloved eyes wanted to be done, was always done.* 1953, Josef Stalin is dead, and the inhabitants of prison camps across Russia are liberated. Ruslan is a beautiful, proud dog, bred solely to serve as a guard in these camps, but when he’s abandoned in a world without the clear structure and organisation he’s always known, how can he possibly adjust? Telling its story through the eyes of an innocent dog, this powerful new stage adaptation of Georgi Vladimov’s cult novel is like a modern _Animal Farm_, and is a gripping allegory for the disorientation of post-revolution Russia. It also relates to any situation where unquestioning loyalty to an idea or a cause threatens to plunge our world into chaos. This stunning new drama will be directed by Helena Kaut-Howson whose adventurous, passionate and imaginative productions, including _Uncle Vanya_ and _Sons Without Fathers_ with the Belgrade, have led to her being named one of the top directors in the UK. Complicite co-founder and one of ‘contemporary theatre’s greatest clowns’ (The Guardian), Marcello Magni, joins the creative team as Movement Director. _“Kaut-Howson’s production pulls you in … a bold lively adaptation”_ The Times on _Sons Without Fathers_ ]]>
2017-09-02T19:45:00 2017-09-16T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Reasons to be Cheerful - The Ultimate Ian Dury and The Blockheads musical ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Reasons to be Cheerful is a punk rock musical, celebrating the infectious music of Ian Dury and The Blockheads.

Celebrating the infectious music of Ian Dury and The Blockheads, *Reasons to be Cheerful* is a punk rock musical and gritty coming of age tale, which always leaves audiences shouting for more. Featuring Ian Dury and The Blockheads' greatest hits including _Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll, Sweet Gene Vincent, Spasticus Autisticus_ and _Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick_ this acclaimed show will fill the Belgrade's Main Stage with raucous glee. It’s 1979: Labour loses to the Tories, strikes rock the nation and Ian Dury and The Blockheads’ _Reasons to be Cheerful (Part 3)_ climbs the charts. As the ultimate fans, Vinnie and his mates would do anything to see Dury at the Hammersmith Odeon, only the gig is sold out. But life has a habit of throwing strange things at you, and one night of frustration becomes something else entirely... Lets ‘Ave it! Following nationwide tours, concert versions across the world and a performance at the London 2012 Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony, *Reasons to be Cheerful* is back on the road one last time! All performances include captioned dialogue, BSL-interpreted songs and audio description. ‘Rough, ready and bl**dy brilliant’ Time Out ‘The stage gives off a million volts’ The Guardian Originally produced by Graeae Theatre Company, New Wolsey Theatre Ipswich and Theatre Royal Stratford East. Please note: Age Recommendation 14+. Strong Language and sexual references. ]]>
2017-09-08T19:30:00 2017-09-09T19:30:00
<![CDATA[The Railway Children]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 E. Nesbit’s classic novel The Railway Children is brought thrillingly to life in a stunning new stage production.

*E. Nesbit’s* classic novel *_The Railway Children_* is brought thrillingly to life in a stunning new stage production. This best-loved tale, made famous by the iconic 1970 movie starring Jenny Agutter and Bernard Cribbins, delivers a compelling coming of age story and a fascinating insight into Edwardian rural life. When their father mysteriously disappears with two strangers one evening, the lives of Roberta, Peter and Phyllis are turned upside down. Forced to leave the comforts of their privileged London life in exchange for a simple existence in the depths of the Yorkshire countryside, this fractured family soon discover new friendships and an unexpected secret that will change their lives forever. Complete with beautiful period costumes and ingenious designs, this new production promises an uplifting theatrical experience for all ages, packed with intrigue, adventure, joy and jubilation. Running time 2 hours 30 minutes including interval. ]]>
2017-09-11T19:00:00 2017-09-16T19:00:00
<![CDATA[The Tiger Who Came To Tea ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Tiger Who Came To Tea - direct from a smash-hit West End season

Direct from a smash-hit West End season *The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger!* Following a smash-hit West End season, the tea-guzzling tiger is back on the road in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic, sing-a-long songs and clumsy chaos! A stunning stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem...expect to be surprised! David Wood OBE is undisputedly the country’s leading writer and director of plays and musicals for children. His many successes include _Fantastic Mr Fox, The Gingerbread Man, BFG, The Witches, Meg and Mog, Spot_ and _Babe the Sheep Pig._ For children aged three and above. Running time: approx 55 minutes (no interval). <iframe src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/85355507" width="640" height="360" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe> ]]>
2017-09-13T13:30:00 2017-09-16T12:30:00
<![CDATA[A Judgement in Stone]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 A brand-new adaptation of the best-selling novel by Ruth Rendell

Following ten years of the Agatha Christie Theatre Company, a new thriller from '_the best woman crime writer since Christie_', The Sunday Times Eunice struggles to fit in. When she joins a wealthy family as their housekeeper the very reason for her awkwardness, long hidden and deeply buried, leads to a terrible tale of murder in cold blood - on Valentine’s Day. Ruth Rendell’s brilliant plot unravels a lifetime of deceit, and cover-ups which, when revealed, bring a shocking revelation almost as grizzly as murder itself. Building on the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, which sold over two million tickets and continually played to packed houses around the UK, Bill Kenwright presents a new production adapted from one of the most celebrated works of the writer often hailed as the successor to Agatha Christie. Credited with revitalising the mystery genre, Ruth Rendell was first published in 1964 her prolific output included film and TV as well as 80 novels. Running time: Approx. 2 hours, 20 minutes including interval ]]>
2017-09-19T19:30:00 2017-09-23T19:30:00
<![CDATA[The Quo Experience]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Your chance to experience the sounds and looks of "Britain's biggest singles chart band of all time!

The Quo Experience *The Quo Experience* is not just another Quo tribute band - it is an 'experience'; an ongoing chance to experience the sounds and looks of "Britain's biggest singles chart band of all time" as we all remember it! The magic and chemistry that the Parfitt/Rossi partnership brought to a Quo live performance is being continued within *The Quo Experience*. Consequently, for both the loyal Quo fans who have been addicted to seeing the true Status Quo 'live' for the past 50yrs, along with those unlucky people who never managed to get around to experiencing the exhilaration of a Quo performance with both Rick Parfitt and Francis Rossi on stage, this is your chance to continue or start getting your fix! Running time: 2 hours 10 minutes inc. interval ]]>
2017-09-26T19:30:00 2017-09-26T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Someone Like You - The Adele Songbook]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Someone Like You -The Adele Songbook is an immaculate celebration of one of our generation's finest singer-songwriters.

Someone Like You (The Adele Songbook) Touring UK theatres for the very first time, *Someone Like You - The Adele Songbook* is an immaculate celebration of one of our generation’s finest singer-songwriters. Hand-picked by Adele herself on Graham Norton’s BBC Adele Special, the outstanding *Katie Markham* has the show-stopping voice and captivating charisma to deliver all your favourite Adele hits in an enthralling concert performance. The show faithfully recreates the magic of the three record-breaking albums 19, 21 and 25 - including _Chasing Pavements_, _Make You Feel My Love_, _Set Fire To The Rain_, _Someone Like You_, _Hello_, _Rolling In The Deep_ and the multi-million seller _Skyfall_. *Someone Like You* will take you on a soul-stirring journey from break-up to make-up! Running time: Approx. 2 hours 20 minutes, including interval. "www.someonelikeyou.co.uk":http://www.someonelikeyou.co.uk/ <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/e4r_UKCGySQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2017-09-27T19:30:00 2017-09-27T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Bobby Socks and Blue Jeans]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Bobby Socks and Blue Jeans is one of the most exciting production on the theatre circuit

Bobby Socks & Blue Jeans *Bobby Socks and Blue Jeans* is one of the most exciting productions on the theatre circuit, receiving standing ovations, encores and rave revues at every theatre played, including the world famous London Palladium. This dynamic show features over 40 smash hits from the fabulous '50s and '60s and stars the amazing impressionist Kytsun Wolfe, who brings alive such stars as Elvis, John Lennon, Roy Orbison, Cliff, Mick Jagger, Billy Fury, Gene Pitney, Adam Faith, Davy Jones, The Hollies, The Bee Gees, Gerry & The Pacemakers and many more. Plus, Kytsun is joined on stage by the stunning all girl group The Pony Tails and the hottest band in town The 5 Pennies, some of the most celebrated and talented musicians and performers in the world of professional entertainment, who, with incredible accuracy, help recreate the most popular time in music. This electrifying show lights up the stage for over two magical hours with hit after hit, bringing back all those wonderful and unforgettable memories that everyone who loves the '50s and '60s cherish and never want to forget! This is the most authentic show representing those special years and it brings audiences to their feet wherever it plays, inspiring them to want to sing, dance and be young again forever! ]]>
2017-09-28T19:30:00 2017-09-28T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Killer Queen ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Thrilling sell-out audiences across the globe, Killer Queen recreates the high energy, powerful phenomenon that was Queen live.

Killer Queen *Killer Queen* have been performing their tribute to Queen’s concert since 1993. Their expert musicianship, extraordinary energy and accurate portrayal of the world’s greatest live band have rightfully earned *Killer Queen* the title of Queen tribute royalty. Thrilling sell-out audiences across the globe from the UK to Moscow and in 2016 their first tour of USA, *Killer Queen* recreates the high energy, powerful phenomenon that was Queen live. Fronted by Patrick Myers as Freddie Mercury, _Time Out_ described Patrick’s resemblance to Freddie Mercury as "Spooky,” his uncanny likeness was further proven when he recorded a number one hit single singing as Freddie Mercury on Fat Boy Slim's record 'The Real Life!' This quality, combined with a powerful 3 1/2 octave tenor range, expert musicianship and dynamic stage presence, has captivated audiences the world over. Running time: Approx. 2 hours 20 minutes, including interval. Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2017-09-29T19:30:00 2017-09-29T19:30:00
<![CDATA[The Little Mix Experience]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Little Mix Experience

If you’re a fan of one of X Factor’s finest exports you’re sure to L.O.V.E. *The Little Mix Experience*! Four hugely talented girls pay tribute to one of the UK’s finest Girl Bands. With breathtaking dance moves, replica costumes and some of the finest vocals in the UK, this is a high-energy show from beginning to end, packed with all of Little Mix’s greatest hits and suitable for all ages! Featuring songs such as _DNA_, _Wings_, _Salute_, _Black Magic_, _Love Me Like You_, _Secret Love Song_ and many, many more. They look like Little Mix. They Sound like Little Mix. They are *The Little Mix Experience* Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. Running time: Approx. 2 hours, 20 minutes including interval ]]>
2017-09-30T11:00:00 2017-09-30T11:00:00
<![CDATA[Girl Power - Celebrating Pop Legends The Spice Girls]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Girl Power - Celebrating pop legends The Spice Girls

Journey back to the '90s, to a time of platform boots and Union Jack print dresses… a time of *Girl Power*! With nine Number 1 singles, 80 million record sales worldwide, two worldwide concert tours, plus movies and musicals to their name, there is no doubt that the Spice Girls were the biggest girl band of all time! Celebrating two decades of hits and wowing audiences all over the world – *Girl Power* continues the legacy of British Pop sensation, The Spice Girls. Supported on stage by a superb live band and featuring stunning costumes and exciting signature choreography, this spectacular re-creation concert packs an attitude-injected punch that will transport you back in time – The Girls are back in town! Featuring favourites such as _Wannabe_, _Spice Up Your Life_, _2 Become 1_, _Viva Forever_ and many, many more, *Girl Power* is not to be missed. So come and join Scary, Baby, Sporty, Ginger and Posh for this spectacular Brit Pop experience that is sure to Spice Up Your Night! Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. Running time: Approx. 2 hours, 20 minutes including interval ]]>
2017-09-30T19:30:00 2017-09-30T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Godiva Rocks]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Godiva Rocks is an unmissable new musical featuring hit songs from Coventry artists through the decades.

Godiva Rocks - The Coventry Musical *Godiva Rocks* is an unmissable new musical featuring a host of hit songs from Coventry artists through the decades. From the same team behind the smash-hit Coventry Blitz play, _One Night in November_, this new musical features 20 classic songs from Coventry artists such as Frank Ifield, Vince Hill, Hazel O’Connor, The Specials, Terry Hall, King, The Primitives and The Enemy. Girl meets boy in Coventry – but nothing, and nobody, is what they seem, all because of one extraordinary night at the Orchid Ballroom, back in December ’64 … Shady financier Leo Freeman’s decision to knock down the Orchid ballroom has far-reaching consequences - as daughter Nell meets the extraordinary Patrick Vernon - and the hunt for a missing tape reveals a history of musical passions and romantic jealousies stretching back to the dawn of musical time. *Godiva Rocks* is a celebration of Coventry music from the 1950s to the present day - the greatest sounds ever from England’s Motor City! ]]>
2017-10-07T19:45:00 2017-10-21T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Pink Sari Revolution]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Pink Sari Revolution, a compelling new drama telling the true story of India's fearless Gulabi Gang fighting violence against women.

Pink Sari Revolution *“When you grow up in this place, the violence becomes a part of you”* In the “Badlands” of Uttar Pradesh, where violence against women can be traced back into Indian mythology, one woman has raised an army to say “no more.” She is Sampat Pal, the formidable and fearless leader of the Gulabi Gang, a movement of over 400,000 women fighting for their rights in a uniform of blazing pink saris. One winter’s day, Sampat learns of Sheelu Nishad, a young girl thrown into prison in the dead of night. As Sampat investigates, a chain of events is set in motion that reveals the real cost of making a stand. This co-production with Curve Theatre Leicester and West Yorkshire Playhouse, will be created by a unique collaboration of award-winning Indian and British Asian artists. Fusing together drama, music and movement, *Pink Sari Revolution* is a true story based on the book by internationally renowned journalist Amana Fontanella Khan and meetings with Sampat Pal. Recommended age guidance 13+ Some scenes contain references to sexual and domestic violence. ]]>
2017-10-11T19:45:00 2017-10-21T19:45:00
<![CDATA[Swan Lake ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Swan Lake is a tragic and dramatic romance with exquisite dancing.

Swan Lake The Russian State Ballet and Opera House presents *Swan Lake* a tragic and dramatic romance with exquisite dancing. Featuring a live orchestra with over 30 musicians. After a successful Ballet tour last year, Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back for their annual UK tour with a mesmerising and captivating full touring ballet production. One hundred and thirty-five years ago, audiences heard the Swan Lake music by the great Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky for the very first time. From this moment on, the world of ballet would never be the same again. *Swan Lake* is a tale of two young women, Odette and Odile, who resemble each other so closely one can easily be mistaken for the other. It is the compelling legend of a tragic romance in which a princess, Odette, is turned into a swan by an evil curse. Prince Siegfried chances upon a flock of swans while out hunting. When one of the swans turns into a beautiful young woman he is instantly captivated – will his love prove strong enough to break the evil spell that she is under? From the impressive splendour of the palace ballroom to the moonlit lake where swans glide in perfect formation, this compelling tale of tragic romance has it all. *Swan Lake* captures, like no other, the full range of human emotions – from hope to despair, from terror to tenderness, from melancholy to ecstasy. A wonderful evening out from which you will cherish memories for a long time. For more information, please go to "www.amande-concerts.co.uk":http://www.amande-concerts.co.uk Running time: approx 2 hours inc. interval ]]>
2017-10-23T19:30:00 2017-10-23T19:30:00
<![CDATA[The Nutcracker ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Nutcracker – a timeless classic of the festive season.

The Nutcracker *The Nutcracker* – a timeless classic of the festive season. Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a trip to see a dazzling production of the most famous ballet in the world – *The Nutcracker*. Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back with the vibrant, and enchanting full touring production. *The Nutcracker* is an eternal seasonal favourite directed and choreographed by the former award-winning Bolshoi Ballet Soloist, Konstantin Uralsky. Snow flurries, sweets, princes, magic and love are just some of the elements that will be brought together by this renowned Russian company. A highly accessible ballet, full of familiar music such as the _Waltz of the Flowers_ and the _Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy_. *The Nutcracker* continues to capture the hearts and imagination of different generations from all over the world. It is a truly captivating piece of theatre, a wonderful introduction to ballet for anyone who has never experienced it and retains its appeal for anyone who is familiar with it. For more information, please go to www.amande-concerts.co.uk Running time: 2 hours inc. interval. ]]>
2017-10-24T19:30:00 2017-10-24T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Romeo and Juliet]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back with Romeo and Juliet.

Romeo & Juliet Join us for an unforgettable journey as Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back for their annual UK tour with *Romeo and Juliet*. *Romeo and Juliet* is the world’s best known love story. William Shakespeare’s story was one of the first works of literature to inspire ballet choreographers, as its drama, romance and tragedy are so perfectly suited to dance. Set to one of Prokofiev’s most evocative scores, this production is filled with beautiful dance, riveting battles and compelling drama, all amidst stunning production designs. Two innocent youths meet by chance, relishing the discovery and passion of first love only to be shattered by tragic twists of fate and the destructive hatred of their feuding families. Romeo and Juliet has become one of the most beloved ballets, capturing the imagination of many generations over the years. It continues to attract audiences worldwide, who love its mystery and romance. For more information, please go to "www.amande-concerts.co.uk":http://www.amande-concerts.co.uk ]]>
2017-10-25T19:30:00 2017-10-25T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Dinosaur World]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World.

Dare to experience the dangers and delights of *Dinosaur World* in this interactive new for show all the family. Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs. Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child's favourite flesh-eating giant, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Triceratops, Giraffatitan and Segnosaurus, to name a few! Book now for this entertaining and mind-expanding jurassic adventure, live on stage! For all the family ages 3+ Running Time: Approx. 50 mins plus a 15 minute post show 'Meat and Greet' with the dinosaurs! ]]>
2017-10-26T14:00:00 2017-10-28T14:00:00
<![CDATA[Vampires Rock - Ghost Train]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Vampires Rock Ghost Train - the country’s most successful classic rock musical concert!

Vampires Rock - Ghost Train *Vampires Rock Ghost Train* - the country’s most successful classic rock musical concert! Steve Steinman has ramped up the vamp in this spectacular sequel to the phenomenally successful Vampires Rock. For more than two decades, Steinman and his crew have returned to our stages night after night and delivered exhilarating performances that have been packed with energy, fabulous dance routines, spectacular special effects and of course, amazing music that has everyone up on their feet. Throwing just the right amount of fun and humour in to his script ensures that Steinman always has the audience roaring with laughter. This Rock-tastic, hilarious, musical concert lives up to its rocking reputation. A tongue in cheek story, spellbinding cast, fang-tastic fire routines, guitar gods and sexy vampettes take you on a ride through some of the greatest classic rock anthems ever! Including tracks from Queen, AC/DC, Meat Loaf, Journey, Guns 'n' Roses and many more. Prepare for a night of mischief and mayhem. Running time: 2 hours 20 inc. interval ]]>
2017-10-31T19:30:00 2017-10-31T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Islands in the Stream - the Music of Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Islands in the Stream, celebrating the Queen & King of country, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.

Islands in the Stream Celebrating the Queen & King of country, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. Leave your 9 to 5 worries at the door and get ready for a night in the company of country music royalty! This thigh-slapping stage show brings together the beloved glamour and personality of Dolly, along with Kenny’s charisma and energy with hit after hit including: _Jolene, Ruby, 9 to 5, Lucille, Here You Come Again, The Gambler, I Will Always Love You, Coward of the Country_, plus the smash hit _Islands in the Stream_. Enjoy a superb score and supreme musicianship as we bring the house down with the ultimate tribute to two country music legends. As seen on Sky TV, and featuring _Stars in Their Eyes’ _Kenny Rogers. ]]>
2017-11-01T19:30:00 2017-11-01T19:30:00
<![CDATA[The Magic of the Beatles]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Join the authoritative live concert show, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Yesterday!

The Magic of the Beatles Join the authoritative live concert show, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Yesterday! 1966 saw Lennon and McCartney come of age as songwriters: the Beatles’ 11th EP, _Yesterday_, and seventh studio album _Revolver_ both topping the charts. *The Magic of the Beatles* returns us to this golden era, and more. Taking you from the Beatles’ Mop Top roots to the psychedelia of _Sgt Pepper_ and beyond. From _Love Me Do_ to _Let It Be_. Fantastic costumes, brilliant vocals and incredible musicianship _Come Together_ in a lavish Magical Musical trip back to _Yesterday_. _Yesterday_ with *The Magic of the Beatles* celebrates the most exciting time in pop music history live and in concert. Running time: 2 hours plus interval ]]>
2017-11-02T19:30:00 2017-11-02T19:30:00
<![CDATA[80s Mania ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Europe’s official 1980s multi-tribute concert.

80s Mania Europe’s official 1980s multi-tribute concert featuring 25 chart topping pop icons authentically recreated with live band and awesome dancers. Performing over 35 chart topping smash-hits live in concert, with tributes to Duran Duran, The Human League, Kim Wilde, Culture Club, Madonna, Wham!, Nena, Toni Basil, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Bananarama, Dead or Alive, Madness and many many more ! As Ex-Radio 1 and Top of the Pops presenter Mike Read enthusiastically described it as “Like Top of the Pops meets Live Aid with the sexy dance troupe Legs ‘n’ Co.” So it’s time to dig out your 80s fashions and party! ]]>
2017-11-03T19:30:00 2017-11-03T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Rockin' & Rolling with Laughter]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 A live show featuring original artists from the '60s & '70s.

Rockin' & Rolling with Laughter Featuring genuine original artistes. Not just another '60s/'70s show! *The Merseybeats* – and as their guest, for the first time ever - *Beryl Marsden*, *Mick Miller*, *Berni Flint*, *The Merseys*, *The Dakotas* plus an amazing appreciation of Cilla Black. In this totally live show we mix the best of TV such as _Opportunity Knocks_, _The Cilla Black Show_, _New Faces_, _The Comedians_ with the cream of Pop _Ready Steady Go_, _Top of the Pops_, _Juke Box Jury_ and for added flavour a never, ever, seen before feature about the world famous Cavern Club, Liverpool. We’ll have you rockin’ and rolling about – with laughter. Running time: Approx. 2 hours 30 minutes including interval. ]]>
2017-11-04T19:30:00 2017-11-04T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Our House]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Olivier Award-winning MADNESS musical, OUR HOUSE.

Our House From the writer of smash hits Calendar Girls and Kinky Boots comes the feel good, Olivier Award-winning MADNESS musical, *OUR HOUSE*. On the night of Joe’s 16th birthday, a split-second decision forces him to choose between himself and his heart. As two very different paths unfold before him, the consequences of that choice will change his life forever. Set to a score of MADNESS hits including _It Must Be Love, House of Fun, Baggy Trousers_ and _Our House_, this hilarious, high energy musical will have you singing and dancing in the aisles…Welcome to the house of fun! Unfortunately Linda Nolan will no longer be appearing in the upcoming tour of *Our House* due to personal medical reasons. We support her decision during this difficult time, and our thoughts remain with Linda and her family. Additional casting will be announced in due course. Running time is 2 hours and 40 minutes inc. interval. ]]>
2017-11-08T19:30:00 2017-11-11T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Finding Joy]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Finding Joy tells the true story of a teenager's decision to care for his grandmother with dementia with humour, poignancy and warmth.

Finding Joy Joy is 83 today: she’s funny, loves to dance, and is losing her memory. Her grandson Danny is rebellious, bright and always getting into trouble. When Danny decides to look after Joy, they discover a shared playfulness and a mutual affection. But is that enough to take on the challenges ahead? Vamos Theatre’s wordless production tells the true story of a teenager's decision to care for his grandmother with dementia, with humour, poignancy, and warmth. Praised by everyone from The Guardian to Dementia Positive, Vamos’s critically acclaimed and award winning production, *Finding Joy* witnessed phenomenal success at last year’s Edinburgh Festival and has enjoyed two international sell-out tours. This life-affirming story of lost memories and discovered love is a must-see and has secured Vamos as the UK’s leading full mask theatre company. You’ll Laugh, You’ll Cry, You’ll Find Joy! *Finding Joy* is suitable for audiences age 12yrs + and is accessible for hearing and deaf audiences alike. Running time: Approx. 70 minutes (no interval) ]]>
2017-11-16T20:00:00 2017-11-18T20:00:00
<![CDATA[Cinderella ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Cinderella, the best-loved of all pantomimes, will take to the stage at the Belgrade for Christmas 2017

Cinderella This Christmas you’re invited to a Royal Ball at the Belgrade Theatre with the nation’s favourite panto, *Cinderella*. This wonderful rags-to-riches tale is guaranteed to delight all the family and bring a touch of magic and make-believe to your festive celebrations. *“Could be Coventry’s best panto in years”* ★★★★★ Coventry Telegraph on last year’s panto Join Cinderella on her quest to win the heart of the dashing Prince Charming, with a little help from her best friend Buttons and the enchanting Fairy Godmother. But with her evil Ugly Sisters determined to ruin her chances and the clock about to strike midnight, will Cinders manage to win the Prince’s love before the spell runs out? Once again written and directed by *Iain Lauchlan*, this year’s panto will feature the spectacular sets, lavish costumes and sing-along-songs that make a trip to the Belgrade a truly unmissable Christmas treat. What’s more, with not one but two dastardly dames in the shape of the Ugly Sisters, this year’s show is set to be double the fun! *“The Belgrade Team has done it again”* ★★★★ What’s on Live on last year’s panto So pick up a pumpkin, grab your glass slippers and join us for some sparkling festive fun at the Belgrade Theatre, where Coventry celebrates Christmas. Hurry now, the clock is ticking… ]]>
2017-11-22T18:30:00 2018-01-13T19:00:00
<![CDATA[Cinderella Page to Stage]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Follow the enchanting tale of Cinderella as it is transformed from page to stage!

Our *Page to Stage* series of events follow the creative process of transforming the ideas of the pantomime into the glittering spectacle you see on our Main Stage. Written and directed by the Belgrade’s own Panto Dame, Iain Lauchlan, *Cinderella* is packed with sing-a-long songs, amazing sets and extravagant costumes. The enchanting tale of true love is an unmissable Christmas tradition and festive fun for all the family. Our *Page to Stage* events for Christmas 2017 include: *Workshop Tour* - Thursday, 12 October, 11am (at the workshop) OR - Saturday, 14 October, 11am (at the workshop) Take a peek around our "Red Lane workshop":http://www.belgradeproductionservices.co.uk to see some of our sets being built and our Pantomime Dame’s costumes up close. This event will take place at: Belgrade Production Services, Aintree Close, Coventry, CV6 5QB and will last no more than 1 hour. *Meet & Greet – Monday, 30 October, 11am* Welcome the cast and crew of Cinderella on their first day at the Belgrade and sit in on part of a read through of the script. This event should last no more than 2 hours. *Dress Rehearsal – Tuesday, 21 November, 2pm* Attend the first half of a dress rehearsal of Cinderella. This event should last no more than 1.5 hours. *VIP Night – Friday, 24 November, 7pm* Join an invited audience to see how the pantomime has changed since the dress rehearsal and find out how it all ends. Your ticket includes a drink and post-show nibbles. ]]>
2017-11-24T11:00:00 2017-11-24T11:00:00
<![CDATA[The Good, The Bad and the Ugly Sisters]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Belgrade's annual alternative pantomime returns to B2 this Christmas with The Good, The Bad and the Ugly Sisters

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly Sisters The Belgrade’s annual alternative pantomime returns to B2 this Christmas with *The Good, The Bad and the Ugly Sisters*. In a spit and sawdust saloon in the Wild West (Midlands), the swing doors are flung open and there stands The Prince, and he's mean, and he's got a six shooter. Is he looking for Cinderella? Or just here to stirrup trouble? A rootin' tootin' spaghetti western where the glass slippers have spurs, and the bells chime for high noon. Yeeha! If you want a fun-filled night out away from the kids this Christmas, then this is the night for you! The show lasts around an hour, so it leaves plenty of time to complete your evening with a few celebratory drinks! ]]>
2017-12-02T20:00:00 2017-12-30T20:00:00
<![CDATA[Santa's Mixed Up Martian]]> B2 stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Santa's Mixed Up Martian - a fun, festive show for children up to 6 years.

Santa's Mixed Up Martian *Santa’s Mixed-up Martian* is the fourth show in the series written by Iain Lauchlan, creator of the _Tweenies_, and produced by Imagine Theatre. The show will once again feature Santa, Ellie and Rudolph but this year they will be joined by a visitor from outer space. A friendly multi-coloured mixed-up Martian who has made an emergency landing on Earth after he was blown off course by a solar wind just as he was nipping out in his space scooter to buy a Mars bar. As always there will be plenty of chances for children to join in with the action and sing along with their favourite songs. In fact, the children will have to help Santa and Ellie find a way to get their confused visitor back to his home planet of Mars. The show will also give children an opportunity to give their letter to Santa in person. Specially designed paper for the letter will be available on the day or can be downloaded from "http://www.imaginetheatre.co.uk/santa-shows/":http://www.imaginetheatre.co.uk/santa-shows/ PLUS: As an added treat, children will get to meet Santa and receive a gift from him. This is included in the child price. *Santa’s Mixed-up Martian* is an unmissable treat for all children up to the age of 6 years and will ensure that the festive season gets off to a sparkling and fun filled start. Running time: Approx. 35 minutes followed by a meet and greet with Santa. ]]>
2017-12-07T15:30:00 2017-12-24T13:30:00
<![CDATA[B2B Expo 2018]]> Belgrade Theatre 0.00000000 0.00000000 B2B Expo 2018

The Belgrade Theatre and Federation of Small Businesses are delighted to announce the date of the *2018 B2B Expo*. On *Tuesday 16 January 2018*, the 7th annual event will be held at the Belgrade Theatre. Starting with a Networking Breakfast at 7.30am, there will be seminars throughout the day as well as 40+ exhibitors for you to visit. Further details will be released throughout 2017. *Book a Stand* Stands are priced from £135+VAT but sell out fast. You can book your stand "here":https://belgradetheatre.wufoo.com/forms/r3g4wxb0xqbrfv/. For a plan of the foyers so you can pick the stand that best suits your requirements, click on the downloads on the side of this page. *Seminars* Details of this year’s seminar speakers will be confirmed throughout 2017, details can be found "here":https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/b2b-expo-2018-16th-january-2018-tickets-31479425810?aff=aff0eventful. *Book to attend* You can book a place at the Networking Breakfast, to visit as a delegate, or attend one of our seminars by clicking "here":https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/b2b-expo-2018-16th-january-2018-tickets-31479425810?aff=aff0eventful ]]>
2018-01-16T07:30:00 2018-01-16T07:30:00
<![CDATA[The Magic of Motown ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Magic of Motown

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable *Magic of Motown* show steams into town! Seen by over a 1 million people all over the world and performed at the Royal Variety Performance in 2016. Prepare yourself for 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits, glittering costume changes, dazzling dance moves and outstanding musicianship in this explosive concert experience. Celebrate the sound of a generation as the timeless music of Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, The Supremes, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, Jackson 5, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson and many more are sensationally recreated for you by an exceptionally talented cast and band. This breath-taking concert spectacular takes you on a musical journey through all your favourite songs, including: _Ain’t No Mountain_, _Signed Sealed Delivered_, _Grapevine_, _Get Ready_, _Dancing In The Streets_, _My Girl_, _Blame It On The Boogie_, _Uptight_, _Endless Love_, _My Cherie Amor_, _All Night Long_, _Heatwave_, _I’m Coming Out_, _Loco In Acapulco_ plus many more Book your tickets now and _Reach Out_ for *The Magic of Motown*! Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. Running time: Approx. 2 hours including interval ]]>
2018-01-20T19:30:00 2018-01-20T19:30:00
<![CDATA[The Story of Guitar Heroes]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 With over 20 guitars on stage, The Story of Guitar Heroes accurately recreates the sound and ambience of guitar heroes from the 1950s to the present day.

The Story of Guitar Heroes 2018 _“If you like music and guitars you will LOVE this show!”_ Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Hank Marvin, Brian May and Slash are just some of the outstanding guitar heroes you will have chance to experience in one amazing show! This phenomenal live concert style 'rockumentry' is performed by the extraordinarily talented and renowned musician: Phil Walker, and his exceptional band. With over 20 guitars used on stage, the show accurately recreates the sound and ambiance of each guitar hero starting from the 1950's to the present day. Also offering the very latest in video screen technology to create a larger than life event. Compounded in a creative and powerful experience this show not only appeals to all those budding guitar heroes out there, but to music lovers of all ages. "www.storyofguitarheroes.com":http://storyofguitarheroes.com/ Running time: Approx. 2 hours 20 minutes, including interval. ]]>
2018-01-27T19:30:00 2018-01-27T19:30:00
<![CDATA[A Beautiful Noise - Neil Diamond ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Beautiful Noise - A tribute to Neil Diamond, performed by Fisher Stevens

A Beautiful Noise - The Neil Diamond Story Over 50 years since his first hit single and with sales of over 100 million records, the legend that is Neil Diamond is without doubt one of the greatest performers and best-selling artists of all time. *Beautiful Noise*, performed by *Fisher Stevens* and his sensational band, is Europe’s leading Neil Diamond show, charting the story of Neil’s fantastic career and telling the story of the man behind the songs - taking the audience on an unforgettable journey through his life and music. Fisher combines authentic vocals with a relaxed sense of humour to deliver a Diamond-studded night of musical entertainment. This spectacular evening re-visits over five decades of sparkling musical gems including _Love On The Rocks_, _Sweet Caroline_, _Forever In Blue Jeans_, _Song Sung Blue_, _I am…I Said_, _America_, _Holy Holy_, _Red Red Wine_, _I’m A Believer_ and many more. Get ready for *A Beautiful Noise*. Running time: Approx. 2 hours 25 minutes, including interval. "www.neildiamondtributes.co.uk":www.neildiamondtributes.co.uk Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2018-01-30T19:30:00 2018-01-30T19:30:00
<![CDATA[The Elvis Years ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 The Elvis Years is an outstanding musical production which brings to the stage the incredible story of the King of Rock 'n' Roll

The Elvis Years 2018 *The Elvis Years* is an outstanding musical production which brings to the stage the incredible and compelling story of the ‘King of Rock 'n' Roll’ - Elvis Presley. With a top line-up of actor-musicians, multiple costume changes and nostalgic film footage, this glittering two-hour production charts the musical and emotional highs and lows of Elvis’ amazing journey from poor truck-driving teenager from Tupelo, Mississippi through the army, Hollywood and finally the legendary Las Vegas concerts. Running time: Approx. 2 hours 30 minutes including interval. Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2018-01-31T19:30:00 2018-01-31T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Some Guys Have All the Luck - The Rod Stewart Story ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Some Guys Have All the Luck - a fantastic theatrical production celebrating the career of Rod Stewart

Some Guys Have All the Luck - The Rod Stewart Story *Some Guys Have All The Luck* is a fantastic theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons, Rod Stewart – from street busker through to international superstar! *Paul Metcalfe* delivers an authentic and charismatic performance assuming the persona of this legendary singer-songwriter and performer right down to the last detail - from the distinctive vocals to the swaggering showmanship and sheer fun that have made Rod Stewart one of the most loved performers of all time. The show includes all the massive hits from Rod’s incredible career, classic rockers like _Maggie May_, _Baby Jane_ and _Da Ya Think I’m Sexy_ through to big ballads such as _Sailing_, _You’re In My Heart_, and _Tonight’s The Night_ as well as favourites from his days with the Faces such as _Stay With Me_ and _Twistin The Night Away_ and timeless Motown tunes from the album Soulbook. Running time: Approx. 2 hours 20 minutes including interval. Facebook "/someguyshavealltheluck":https://www.facebook.com/someguyshavealltheluck/ Website "www.someguyshavealltheluck.com":http://www.someguyshavealltheluck.com/ Twitter "@RodStewartStory":https://twitter.com/rodstewartstory?lang=en-gb <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/4eFCVy__940" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2018-02-01T19:30:00 2018-02-01T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Totally Tina ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Now in their 6th successful year, Totally Tina have retained their title as the UK's official number one tribute to the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll

Totally Tina 2018 If you liked the old show, you're going to love the new one! With even more *Totally Tina* custom twists, new songs and routines, including fire performers, this is a veritable feast for the senses! Now in their 6th successful year, with a 60 date theatre tour booked for 2017, US and European tours in the pipeline, and dates for 2018 flying in, *Totally Tina* is the longest running tribute to the legendary Queen of Rock and Roll. *Totally Tina* have retained their title as the UK's Official Number One tribute to the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll, Tina Turner. As voted for by the Agents Association of Great Britain. Featuring state of the art video screens, lighting and sound systems, a fabulous live band, the *Totally Tina* dancers with fully choreographed dance routines, fire performers, costumes galore and Justine's uncanny impersonation of the legend that is Tina, this is one spectacular show! Get ready to Shake your Tailfeathers with the Queen of Rock and Soul, Live from Nutbush and Simply the Best! Running time: Approx. 2 hours and 20 minutes including interval. "http://totallytina.co.uk/":http://www.totallytina.co.uk/ <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/bb1hXYT-zDk" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2018-02-02T19:30:00 2018-02-02T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Kast Off Kinks]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Former members of legendary band The Kinks, back together playing great music and re-living the good times.

Kast Off Kinks Former members of the legendary band *The Kinks*, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made *The Kinks* a household name. This great line-up features *Mick Avory* (the original drummer on all the classic hits from 1964-84), *John Dalton* (bass/vocals, Kinks '60s & '70s), *Ian Gibbons* (keyboards/vocals, Kinks '80s & '90s and still with Ray Davies) with *Dave Clarke* (guitar/vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding & Tim Rose). Expect all the hits: _You Really Got Me_, _Dedicated Follower of Fashion_, _Sunny Afternoon_, _Lola_, _Days_, _Waterloo Sunset_, _Come Dancing_, and many more for a great night out. Not to be missed! Running time: Approx 2 hours 10 minutes, including interval. Please note: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2018-02-03T19:30:00 2018-02-03T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Son of a Preacher Man]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood, Son of a Preacher Man is a touching new musical featuring the greatest hits of Dusty Springfield

Son of a Preacher Man Three broken hearts, one Soho hang-out, and the only man who could ever help them… Welcome to the Preacher Man, the swinging 1960s Soho joint where the kids danced the night away to the latest crazes and dared to dream of love, while the legendary owner, The Preacher Man himself, dispensed advice to cure the loneliest of hearts. Directed and choreographed by *Craig Revel Horwood*, *Son of a Preacher Man* is the sparklingly funny and sweetly touching new musical featuring the greatest hits of Dusty Springfield. So you know just what to do with yourself – book your tickets now! Running time: Approx. 2 hours 20 minutes including interval. ]]>
2018-02-13T19:30:00 2018-02-17T19:30:00
<![CDATA[Awful Auntie - Live on Stage]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 From the acclaimed producers of Gangsta Granny comes the world premiere of David Williams’ Awful Auntie.

Awful Auntie When Stella sets off to visit London with her parents, Lord and Lady Saxby, she has no idea her life is in danger! Waking up three months later, only her Aunt Alberta can tell Stella what has happened. But not everything Aunt Alberta tells her turns out to be true and Stella quickly discovers she’s in for the fight of her life against her very own awful Auntie! From the acclaimed producers of _Gangsta Granny_ comes the world premiere of David Williams’ amazing tale of frights, fights and friendship, featuring a very old car, a very large owl and a very small ghost! "The Birmingham Stage Company's _Gangsta Granny_ is truly brilliant, so I’m hugely excited that they’re now bringing *Awful Auntie* to the stage. It promises to be a thrilling show and a total hoot - Wagnar and I can’t wait to see it!” David Walliams Running time: approx 2 hours plus interval. ]]>
2018-02-20T19:00:00 2018-02-24T19:00:00
<![CDATA[Thriller Live ]]> Belgrade Main stage 0.00000000 0.00000000 Thriller Live - A musical celebration of Michael & The Jackson 5

Thriller Live Direct from London’s West End where it is now in its record breaking 8th year, <b>Thriller Live</b> is a spectacular concert created to celebrate the career of the world’s greatest entertainer. Seen by over 4 million people in over 30 countries, <b>Thriller Live</b> continues to moonwalk around the world, taking you on a visual, audio and electrifying journey through the magic of Michael’s 45 year musical history. You will experience over two hours of non-stop hits from pop to rock, soul to disco as the cast pay homage to Jackson’s legendary live performances and innovative dance moves executed with flair, precision and passion, this is a show that you will never forget. Expect your favourite songs delivered by an exceptionally talented cast and band, including: <i>I Want You Back, ABC, Can You Feel It, Off The Wall, The Way You Make Me Feel, Smooth Criminal, Beat It, Billie Jean, Dirty Diana, Bad, Rock With You, They Don’t Care About Us, Dangerous</i> and <i>Thriller</i> plus many more! <b>Please note</b>: If you want to dance, book a seat in the stalls. If you want to stay seated, book a seat in the circle where the rake is too steep for us to allow dancing. More details can be found on the Extra Info tab. ]]>
2018-03-06T19:30:00 2018-03-10T20:00:00