‘The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 4 decades! Formed in the 1970s in Leicester from several local bands, they have sold more than 20 million records and have toured all corners of the World extensively. Their live show is dynamic and uplifting featuring all of their biggest hits, many of which reached number one in the pop charts of Europe. ‘Under The Moon of Love’, ‘Three Steps to Heaven’, ‘Hey Rock & Roll’, ‘When’, ‘Blue Moon’, ‘Pretty Little Angel Eyes’ and many, many more. So come and join the ‘Dancin’ Party’… ‘You’ve Got What It Takes’!
The 2019 tour will see the legendary Jasper Carrott back with a new stand up show alongside his musical compatriots, the Bev Bevan Band that have been ‘rockin’ audiences all over the world. As well as being Jasper’s mate, Bev is founding member of The Move and ELO and has one of the finest band’s around with special guests including 60’s star Geoff Turton from the Rockin’ Berries.
This unique show gives the opportunity to see and hear great artistes belting out a night of classic songs and Jasper back where he belongs…making us laugh!!
“Truly a night to remember…an absolute blast of a night out…“Yorkshire Evening Post
“There was something surprisingly quite magical about tonight”
“The pure undeniable quality of Jasper Carrott’s comedy, the thundergod legend that is Bevan.” Gig Junkies.d
“It’s the show that has it all: musical talent young and old, songs for everyone”
“…get yourself a ticket. It really is a show not to be missed.” Wolverhampton Express & Star
Talon have risen from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful theatre touring shows in the UK and the ‘Greatest Hits Tour 2019’ will once again feature the Eagles timeless back catalogue including Hotel California, Take It Easy, One Of These Nights, Take It To The Limit, Desperado, Lyin’ Eyes, Life In The Fast Lane and many more.
This world class seven-piece band are a phenomenon and have truly transcended the tag of ‘tribute’. They have become a brand name in their own right who are not only revered by their peers, respected by the music industry but dearly loved by their massive and expanding fan base that together have become a ‘family’. The ability of Talon to evolve and go from strength to strength in delivering bigger and better shows year on year continues once again with what promises to be an EVENT…
“Talon perform the songs of the Eagles with reverence and super talent” (Jack Tempchin, Eagles Hit Songwriter).
The master of observational comedy, Ed’s many TV appearances over the years have included hosting Live At The Apollo and being a regular panellist on Mock the Week and Have I Got News for You, as well as various other new comedy shows including Miranda Harts Christmas Unwrapped. A sucker for a quiz, particular highlights for Ed have been taking part in Celebrity Mastermind and being a contestant on Celebrity Pointless. Ed is also a regular contributor to comedy and music shows on both BBC Radio 2 and 4 and 6 Music.
“Byrne is at the top of his game” (Sunday Telegraph)
‘Jokes come so fast that hecklers don’t have a chance to get a word in edgeways’ (The Times)
‘It is rare for a comic to merit the word ‘masterful’ but in this case it is no overstatement’ (The Scotsman)
‘A show full of top-class observational humour… A great comedian making the simple sublime, Byrne gives his audience exactly what they want’ (Edinburgh Evening News).
Ed Byrne was #6 in Ents24’s Hardest Working Comedians of 2018 list.
2019 marks the 10th Anniversary of the forming of The Civic Hall Pantomime Company and we are celebrating a decade of traditional family pantomimes with our next offering, Beauty and the Beast.
This version, as our previously acclaimed interpretations, has something for everyone. It is fast paced, touching, a little scary, funny, engaging and an awful lot of fun!
As usual the pantomime will feature our popular UV Puppets, fantastic scenery, dazzling costumes, energetic dance routines and popular songs which are guaranteed to have the audience singing along, clapping their hands and of course stamping their feet. Oh yes they will!
So if you are looking for an evening of festive fun with all the right ingredients of a fantastic family show book early and benefit from our early booking deals.
Probably one of the best value for money professional pantomimes in the area.
We look forward to entertaining you, your family, school and community groups and corporate clients.
Come and join in the 10th Anniversary Celebrations, we know you won’t be disappointed.