St Helens Theatre Royal
Champions of Rock on Thursday 17 May promises two storming hours of hits from the legendary band, Queen, in one amazing rock spectacle.
Meanwhile Strictly professionals Ian Waite and Ote Mabuse are inviting people to ‘An Audience With’ on Friday 18 May. Expect a mix of Latin and Ballroom, transporting audiences away to a place of wonderful moments with fun-filled entertainment, along with a close-up history of all things related to their life.
There’s a chance to Sing-a-Long to Beauty & The Beast when Singalonga Productions invites audiences to ‘be our guest’ at a special screening of the live action remake of the Disney film – rated PG – on Saturday 19 May. The movie stars Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast in this tale as old as time.
Multi-hit making group The Carpenters are remembered in We’ve Only Just Begun on Thursday 24 May. Toni Lee becomes Karen Carpenter and sings more than 20 classics including Close to You, We’ve Only Just Begun, Top of the World, Please Mr Postman, Only Yesterday and Solitaire.
Music fans are in for a treat again on Friday 25 May with the arrival of Let’s Hang On. The world’s first and longest-running tribute to the music of the legendary Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons is currently celebrating 10 years at the top.
Liverpool-born Ronald Wycherley is remembered in the Billy Fury Years, with Michael King stepping in to the shoes of one of the best-selling recording artists of the 1960s who spent a remarkable 332 weeks in the British charts. The show is on Saturday 26 May.
Finally, dark comedy is the order of the day in The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband, penned by Debbie Issit, writer of the hugely popular feature film Nativity. The production, on Thursday 31 May, contains adult topics and some strong language.
Giovanni Pernice - Born to Win
Sunday 1 July 2018
St Helens Theatre Royal
'Strictly Come Dancing’ FINALIST, Giovanni Pernice, returns to the stage with a bang in his brand new UK and Ireland tour ‘BORN TO WIN’.
After the huge success of ‘Dance is Life’ in 2017, Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster, showcasing a story of love and passion, with even more heat, even more energy, and even more drama than ever before!
Returning to join Giovanni are Luba Mushtuk, dancer and assistant choreographer on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, as his gorgeous leading lady, along with ‘Dancing with the Stars Ireland’ professionals Giulia Dotta, Kai Widdrington, Emily Barker, and Curtis Pritchard.
The show also welcomes the fantastic Stephen Vincent and Kylee Brown from the international ‘Burn the Floor’ tour.
Get ready for glitzy costumes and spectacular routines to dances like the Paso Doble, the Argentine Tango, the Rumba, the Viennese Waltz, and not forgetting the Jive, to name just a few!
Choreographed by ‘Strictly Come Dancing’s’ creative director, Jason Gilkison, and produced by Strictly Theatre Co.
DON’T MISS the show everyone will be talking about in 2018!!
***** “Not just smouldering... Absolutely scorching.” *
***** “Giovanni’s dancers are as good as any you will see on the television show.” *
*Reviews of 2017 Dance Is Life
Date: 1st July 2018
Time: 19:30 - 21:30
Tickets: from £28, concessions from £26, VIP Meet and Greet £51
Box office: 01744 756 000
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists
Friday 24 & Saturday 25 August 2018
THE CASA THEATRE BAR 29 Hope Street Liverpool
Robert Tressell's classic work follows the fortunes of a group of painters and decorators and their families as they struggle to survive against exploitative employers, unemployment, debt and abject poverty. Where the only safety nets are charity, the workhouse, and the grave. George Orwell called it, 'a wonderful work'.
More info: www.casatheatre.co.uk