Lancaster Grand

Shows for May 2015


LADOS presents

Evenings at 7.30pm Saturday matinee at 2.30pm

Big musical, big comedy, big hair

Tuesday 5th to Saturday 9th May

Tickets: Tuesday £10 / all others £12 / family 2 adults+2children £45 / groups 10+ £11

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The Kilkennys

Sunday 10th May at 7:30pm

If you haven’t heard of them yet, then you are in for a very pleasant surprise!

These four hugely talented school friends have taken their love of traditional Irish music and reinvigorated it, enabling them to tour the world and present it to a whole new generation. In doing so, they have successfully reintroduced Irish Folk/Ballads to a young audience whilst also winning the hearts of the mores seasoned traditional music lovers. 

Their love of music from their homeland can now be witnessed in their original material, in which they highlight the strong connection between music and words that is the heartbeat of great Irish ballads.

Add to this their youthful image and modern sound and you have the future of great Irish traditional music in one very marketable package.

If you can spare a few moments, please use the link below to see The Kilkennys in action…you will not be disappointed…….

Tickets: £15

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Kevin Bridges - A Work in Progress

Monday 11th May to Tuesday 12th May at 8pm

“It’s his eye for details that has elevated him to a MUST-SEE act” Daily Mirror

Kevin Bridges returns to the road trying out brand new material prior to embarking on his biggest tour to date A Whole Different Story...

Scotland’s biggest export, Kevin Bridges, dubbed as “brilliant” by one of his comedy idols, Billy Connolly has had an astonishing rise to success. His 2012 tour, Kevin Bridges – The Story Continues... smashed box office records selling a staggering 45,000 tickets on the first day. Kevin went on to sell out an incredible nine-show run at the Glasgow SECC Arena. His epic 136-date tour culminated in a sell out run throughout Australia. The DVD of the same name made it to number 5 in the charts for Christmas that year.

The last twelve months have been incredibly busy for Kevin with him hosting three shows for BBC1 including a referendum special of his critically acclaimed documentaries Kevin Bridges – What’s The Story and stand up shows on the Commonwealth Games and the Scottish Referendum.

October 2014 marked a momentous chapter in Kevin’s career with his hotly anticipated autobiography We Need To Talk About... being released through Penguin Books.

“Truthful, natural and hilarious” Sunday Herald

*Kevin may be performing from notes and will have a support act

recommended age limit 14+

Only 4 tickets per person and tickets may only be collected from the box office on the night of the performance

Tickets: £17.50

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Life through Dance with Pasha Kovalev

Tuesday 19th May at 7:30pm

In this amazing new show starring Pasha and his sensational dancers, the audience will be transported into the world of Ballroom and Latin Dance with all it's glitter and sequins. 

'Life Through Dance' is a non-stop action and sparkles packed journey through life and love, expressed by the language of dance. The production will feature breathtaking choreography, sensational music and amazing costumes.

It will be a fun and exciting adventure for the entire family during which there will even be the opportunity to participate and experience 'live on stage' the favourite dance styles as seen on TV, leaving the audience supercharged with positive energy and emotion!

Tickets: £20

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Nathan Carter

Wednesday 20th May at 7:30pm

He is the hottest property on the Irish music scene, performing with his band to over 400,000 people in the past year, and now Nathan Carter is about to embark on a mini UK tour taking in ten dates throughout England.

Nathan who signed with DECCA records earlier this year is about to release a new album on the back of another massive Summer hit with “Good Time Girls”.

The Nathan Carter story is a remarkable one...........and the story is still being written............

Nathan has become the singing sensation of the new century. A fresh faced young man who has now captivated audiences all over Ireland , The UK and beyond since he burst on to the scene in 2009. Now less than a handful of years later Nathan is a household name, with fans of all ages flocking to see him and his superb six piece band at dances and concerts.

Nathan Carter was born in Liverpool on May 28th 1990 into a Liverpool family with strong Irish roots. Like so many in the City, Nathan`s family held firm their Irish connections.

Nathan has so far recorded six albums, two DVDs and a host of singles, but his first love is to perform on stage, and those shows, as audiences throughout the UK are about to experience are extra special.

For the first time in many years Nathan's show is the first “Irish” act touring to do it big, a superb live sound, a stage set, light show, that extra effort, that extra mile that makes the Nathan Carter show different .

Tickets: £21 / £20 conc

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Andy Parsons - Live and Unleashed - But Naturally Cautious

An "Off the Kerb" Production

Thursday 21st May at 8pm

With four sell out national tours, three DVD releases and a special for Comedy Central already under his belt, Andy Parsons is back on the road in 2014. Andy’s fifth show ‘Live And Unleashed - But Naturally Cautious‘ will see the star of BBC2’s ‘Mock The Week’ and ‘Live At The Apollo’ hit the road again delivering more sharp comedy up and down the UK.
Andy has enjoyed huge success as a writer and performer on television, radio and the live comedy stage. As well as a series regular on the award-winning Mock The Week, (BBC 2) and numerous spots on Live At The Apollo (BBC 1), Andy has also appeared on QI (BBC2), The Politics Show (BBC1), Newsnight (BBC2), World’s Most Dangerous Roads (BBC2) Saturday Live (ITV) and Channel 4’s Comedy Gala At The O2. Andy was also lead writer on ITV’s hugely influential Spitting Image.
"Hysterical Live Show. Andy Parsons is on fire" The Mirror

Tickets: £15

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Vienna Festival Ballet

35th Anniversary Gala

Sunday 24th May at 5pm

Vienna Festival Ballet celebrate 35 years with their 35th Anniversary Gala. We are proud to present highlights from the world’s most beloved Tchaikovsky ballets which have featured in our repertoire over the past 35 years.

 Highlights will include the moment when the Swan Queen meets her prince in Act 2 Swan Lake, the Dance of the Cygnets, Clara’s journey to a glittering land of snow in The Nutcracker, and the famous Rose Adagio from Sleeping Beauty, where Princess Aurora is introduced to four princes. 

Vienna Festival Ballet’s reflection on 35 years of performing classical ballets all over the world, will take you on an unforgettable journey through the best of ballet in one magical evening.

“An excellent company of talented young dancers. Their energy and enthusiasm is breathtaking.”



Tickets: £18 /£16 conc /Child £10

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The Billy Fury Years

Wednesday 27th May at 7:30pm

‘The Billy Fury Years’ takes you on a musical journey through the musical career of Britain's best loved rock 'n roller.

Michael King and his fantastic collection of musicians bring you an exciting two hour show filled with Fury’s greatest hits including - Jealousy, I Will, In Thoughts of You, and Halfway to Paradise to name but a few, all delivered in true Fury style.

Hailed as the best Fury since Fury, Michael bears an uncanny resemblance to Billy Fury which he further enhances by a series of wonderful costume changes. But if that is not enough, the production is further enhanced by the addition of a fantastic audio and video presentation.

'The Billy Fury Years' really is the definitive Billy Fury stage show.......ever ! ...

Tickets: £18.50

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The Supreme Fabulettes

Saturday 30th May at 8pm

A glamorous and outrageous show with a party packed score. Viva la Divas tells the rise from rags to riches of the Supreme Fabulettes

Tickets: £19

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Tickets can be collected from the box office in advance or half an hour before the show.

Little man in costume hired from the Lancaster Grand Costume Dept.