SHOWS AND EVENTS COMING UP AT THE PRINCESS

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SHOWS AND EVENTS COMING UP AT THE PRINCESS

PRINCESS BOX OFFICE


BOX OFFICE
OPEN

TUES - FRI

10AM-3PM

SATURDAY

10AM-1PM

(and one hour before every performance)

 




Re-ACT - DANCE present  DECAY

Thursday 31st August 2017, 7.30pm
 

From the same company that brought you Little Shop of Horrors, Blood Brothers and Beauty and the Beast. This time the dancers take to the stage alone to bring you a specialist dance showcase celebrating extinct dance genres and those emerging from the ashes.


 
Tickets: Standard £8.50

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WORLEWIND BAND - PROM CONCERT

Saturday 2nd September 2017, 7.30pm
 

Worlewind Band are thrilled to have been asked to perform a Promenade style concert at the Princess. An evening of light toe-tapping well known music from; standard swing tunes, stage, screen and popular hits from the 20th century, finishing of course with the traditional last night of the proms selection including Jerusalem and Land of Hope and Glory. The band has some 57 players and has developed a reputation for entertaining audiences throughout North Somerset since its inception in 2010 - A fun evening with plenty of audience participation is planned, so do come along dressed for the occasion if you wish and ready to revel in the Pomp and Circumstance of some live Great British music!

 
Tickets: Standard £8/ Concessions £7

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THE STORY OF THE BEACH BOYS - A Tribute

Thursday 7th September 2017, 7.30pm
 

If you like the Beach Boys songs, you will love this band! Guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face, with a song in your heart and reflecting on a truly memorable live music experience, this is a show you do not want to miss.

. "Excellent!", "Fantastic!", "The best tribute band I've ever seen" are comments often heard at the end of this remarkable show; it's easy to see why this is such a huge smash.

You will be amazed how just five performers can reproduce 100% live, the complex orchestral arrangements and intricate harmonies of America's biggest ever pop group.

Come join the fun and ride the wave of adrenaline and nostalgia that will sweep you from surf to sun and from hit to hit. The Beach Boys Band delivers a stunning show of technicolour harmonies that will take your breath away. A unique opportunity to hear every chart hit America's biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Wouldn't It Be Nice - Surfin' USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will know. WARNING...you may feel a great urge to get up and dance and sing at the top of your voice!

A final word from someone who was there......"I've seen the real Beach Boys three times and actually… these guys are better!" (Julie from Nottingham)

This show is suitable for all age groups.


 
Tickets: Standard £18/ Concessions£16

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U3A ANNIVERSARY CONCERT
 
Friday 15th September 2.00pm
 

The first Half of the programme will be performed by the U3A Concert Party, and after the interval,

the second half will be performed by the U3A Ukulele Group.

Both groups have entertained at various locations such as Over 60's Clubs, Residential Homes, and

various associations from Taunton up to Nailsea. So come along and enjoy an afternoon of music, comedy and singing.


 
Tickets: Standard £5

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THE NEW JERSEY BOYS

Thursday 21st September 2017, 7.30pm
Friday 22nd September 2017, 7.30pm

 
They're back in town! By popular demand this outstanding show is returning to the Princess Theatre for the third year with its packed two-set programme which celebrates the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, plus a selection of hits from an other great rock 'n roll band Showaddywaddy.

Featuring the amazing falsetto voice of Einar Vestman and the humour of all round entertainer Gary Gould, the choreographed show is a fast moving blend of stunning vocal harmonies and superb solo spots. An unmissable event which will get you singing aloud and your feet tapping! Early booking is strongly recommended.


 
Tickets: Standard £17/Concession £16

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BURNHAM AND HIGHBRIDGE TOWN BAND

Sunday 24th September 2017, 7.45pm
 
After a busy summer of fetes and bandstand appearances across the region, the band start their autumn season today.
 
Tickets: Standard £7/Concession £6

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WIND IN THE WILLOWS a Folk Opera

Friday 6th October 2017, 7.30pm
 

A brand-new musical adaptation of Kenneth Grahame's well-loved classic by Chris Green. GreenMatthews(with special guests Vicki Swan and Jonny Dyer) use music and song to bring this timeless tale to sparkling life. Join Ratty, Mole, Badger and of course the irrepressible Mr Toad as they embark on various adventures - on the river, on the road and in the dark and dangerous Wild Wood. Using traditional English folk melodies set to new lyrics, the four musicians paint a vivid picture of Grahame's world - from the humble comfort of Mole End to the grandeur of Toad Hall.

"The Wind in the Willows" is the perfect soundtrack to summer - vivacious, sparkling and full of life.


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Tickets: Standard £10/Concessions £8

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AN EVENING WITH STEVE PARRISH

Saturday 21st October 2017, 7.30pm
 

After his sell out evening in 2016 Steve returns with more stories

STEVE PARRISH has had a long career in Motorcycling. He became 500cc British Champion and won many mores titles along the way. He was team mate of motorcycling legend Barry Sheene and co-wrote a book about this Motorcycling legend.

After retiring from motorcycle racing he embarked on a successful truck racing career and was three time winner of the British Open Truck Championship & four time winner of the European title. He has been in Team Management and led his team to three British Superbike Championship titles. In the following years he was a commentator for the BBC's coverage of Motor GP, also BBC Radio & Sky TV coverage of World Superbike and British Superbike Series. Currently he commentates for British Eurosport on World Superbike & also ITV4 for TT & Classic TT.


 
Tickets: Standard £20/Concessions £18.50

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THE KAST OFF KINKS

Thursday 26th October 2017, 7.30pm
 

The Kast off Kinks are actual 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 60's & 70's), Ian Gibbons (keyboards/vocals, Kinks 80's & 90's and still with Ray Davies) with Dave Clarke (guitar/vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding & Tim Rose). Expect all the hits including: You Really Got Me, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Sunny Afternoon, Lola, Days, Waterloo Sunset, Come Dancing, All Day and All of the Night plus much more... A great night out, not to be missed!

"A full house, and a standing ovation. To anyone wondering about going, do not hesitate" (The Stables, Milton Keynes)


 
Tickets: Standard £20/Concessions £18

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   Ballet Cymru presents
A MIDSUMER NIGHT'S DREAM

Friday 27th October 2017, 7.30pm
 

Award Winning* Ballet Cymru present a stunning version of Shakespeare's most magical play.

This funny and heart-warming adaptation features vibrant classical choreography danced by some of the finest dancers around. Mendelssohn's joyous music is interpreted by Artistic Director Darius James and highlights radiant costumes, sets and video projection. A world of magic and mayhem.

"Impressively able dancers and a choreographer who can make use of every gift they have." The Sunday Telegraph on A Midsummer Night's Dream

The Queen of the Fairies Titania, and Puck the mischievous messenger, inhabit the supernatural fairy kingdom. Bottom and his boot-wearing "Rude Mechanicals" present their famous play Pyramus and Thisbe. And the lovers, caught in a thrilling web of mistaken identity and confusion, finally find their way through the Athenian forest to an unforgettable and joyous reconciliation.

Ballet Cymru are a young, vital group of dancers who are pushing back the barriers of classical ballet. Using powerful and timeless stories the company challenges its dancers to interpret some of the finest characters in literature. Under the Artistic Direction of Darius James, the company continues to develop its relationship with audiences through accessible outreach work and exceptional, stylish performances.

*Awards & Nominations Award: Best Large Scale Dance Production 2016 & 2013 at the Wales Theatre Awards Award: Critics' Circle National Dance Audience Award 2006 Award: Creative Wales Award for Artistic Director Darius James 2008 Nomination: Best Dance Production at the Theatre Critics of Wales Awards 2015 & 2013 Nomination: Best Independent Company, Critics Circle National Dance Audience Awards 2016, 2015 & 2013.

Also :- at 5pm a workshop on stage with the company , free and open to all dancers 10 and over with a ticket purchased for the performance. Places are strictly limited, first come first served.

 

Production images: Sian Trenberth Photography

2017 photoshoot: Sleepy Robot Photography 

Tickets: Standard £16/Concessions £15/Children £10

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An Evening of Mediumship with
PSYCHIC MEDIUM NIIKI KITT

Friday 17th November 2017, 7.30pm
 
Giving messages to people in the audience from thier loved ones in spirit with amazing accuracy and details...
 
Tickets: Standard £12
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AJ'S BIG BAND

Sunday 3rd December 2017, 3.00pm
MD, Ken Parr and Vocalist Paula Mitchell join with this premier 17 piece big band to bring you a festive afternoon. This time there willbe a special birthday tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, celebrating her centenary year.

Swinging arrangements, Cool Vocals Great Entertainment!

An afternoon show to suit swing fans of all ages.

 
Tickets: Standard £16/Concessions £15
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RAVE ON - A Tribute to Buddy Holly
CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

Friday 15th December 2017, 7.30pm
 

Rave On, is a celebration of the music of Buddy Holly and the Crickets.

An uplifting two hour Show that will take you through all his hits from 'Blue Days Black Nights to True Love Ways'.

Marc Robinson will put on his horned rimmed Glasses, Authentic Attire and place his Stratocaster Guitar all in place to show you that 'The Music did not Die'.

Marc's guest Steve Halliday will give you a sensitive and authentic portrayal of Elvis with hits … 'That's all right Mamma'

'Shake Rattle & Roll' 'G.I. Blues' 'My Teddy Bear' plus many more, plus Rock n Roll & Rockabilly Christmas tunes to keep you in the Mood for Santa!

Will Rock n Roll ever Die? That'll be the Day!


 
Tickets: Standard £17.50
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