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 legendary group have previously been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, listed among the greatest artists of all time by Rolling Stone magazine and have produced an incredible list of hits – including; Saturday Night At Movies, Come on Over to My Place, Stand By Me, Under the Boardwalk and many, many more!
Following phenomenal success for their 65th Anniversary tour in 2018, The Drifters are back on the road with a string of additional dates for 2019, with a line up hand-picked by Tina Treadwell herself – President of the Treadwell Entertainment Group and owner of The Drifters name.
Tina, who previously worked for Disney as an executive producer and casting director, believes this current line-up is one of the best to date and looks forward to the upcoming concert tour. “I am very excited that following our 65th anniversary year we have a new show for the fans who we invite to join us in celebrating this incredible and everlasting story of The Drifters.”
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.