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CRAFTY THURSDAY
Thursday 25th July 2024
Children's Crafts

Join Corinne on Thursday in the MMC Café to create and make! This week's theme is Summer.


Ticket price includes all materials required for the activity plus squash and a biscuit.
Crafts are suitable for age 3 years upwards (younger children may require supervision) and pre booking is essential.

  • Venue: MMC Cafe

  • Activity Time: 11am until 1pm

  • Information: All children must be accompanied at all times

  • Tickets: £6.00

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SUMMER CINEMA CLUB - KUNG FU PANDA 4
Saturday 27th July 2024
Family Entertainment

After three death-defying adventures defeating world-class villains with his unmatched courage and mad martial arts skills, Po, the Dragon Warrior (Golden Globe nominee Jack Black), is called upon by destiny to … give it a rest already. More specifically, he’s tapped to become the Spiritual Leader of the Valley of Peace. So, Po’s going to need some help. He finds it (kinda?) in the form of crafty, quick-witted thief Zhen (Golden Globe winner Awkwafina), a corsac fox who really gets under Po’s fur but whose skills will prove invaluable. In their quest to protect the Valley of Peace this comedic odd-couple duo will have to work together. In the process, Po will discover that heroes can be found in the most unexpected places.

  • Certification: U (all children must be accompanied by an adult)

  • Film Starts: 1.00pm

  • Tickets: £4.00

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SWING THEATRE presents SIX (Teen Edition)
1st - 3rd August 2024
Local Youth Theatre Production

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor Queens to Pop Icons, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the microphone to reclaim their identities out of the shadow of their infamous spouse – remixing five hundred years of historical heartbreak into a Euphoric Celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that everyone is losing their head over!  This Teen Edition has been adapted from the original to be suitable for younger actors to perform. 

The MMC is a ticket agent for this company who are responsible for the production.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 1.30pm/6.30pm

  • Show Times: 2.30pm/7.30pm

  • Tickets: £17.00

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DINOSLAM LIVE!
Saturday 10th August 2024
Family Entertainment

Dino, Action & Adventure are proud to announce DINOslam Live! Travel back to the prehistoric time to meet some of the formidable dinosaurs that ever lived. Our live shows allow children of all ages to come toe to toe with the worlds greatest dinosaurs. Ranger Bernard and his team are excited for you to meet the baby pups and embrace the terror of our walking dinosaurs. This is a perfect and magical experience for all Dinosaur enthusiast. Discover dinosaur fossils and even see a T-Rex hatch live! Warning... there will be loud music, lights and meat eating dinosaurs on the loose! 

 

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • All children must be accompanied by an adult 

  • Show Starts: 12:30pm

  • Tickets: £12.00

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WEST END VARIETY SHOWCASE
Friday 16th August 2024
Musical Theatre

Experience the magic of professional West End stars alongside local upcoming talent from FINESSE STAGE AND SCREEN in a Musical Theatre Variety Showcase.

Stars from West End productions such as CHICAGO, ANNIE, GREASE, SINGING IN THE RAIN, MAMMA MIA, LES MISÉRABLES, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, & WEST SIDE STORY… join forces with local upcoming talent to perform for one night only!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 5.30pm

  • Show Starts: 6.30pm

  • Tickets: £12.00

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PRINCE & PRINCESS PARTY
Wednesday 21st August 2024
Children's Party

Get dressed up and join us for singing, dancing, party games and two very special guests! 
Elsa and Rapunzel will both be making appearances singing all your favourite Disney songs.

Come and make your own friendship bracelet (parent guidance required) and join the fun. 

PLUS: From 9.30am-2pm Frances Louise will be available for Prince or Princess make overs. Pre-booking is essential!

  • ​All children must be accompanied by an adult 

  • Make Over Times: 9.30am - 2.00pm (must be pre booked)

  • Party Times: 1.00pm - 2.30pm

  • Tickets: Children £8.00

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MOTOWN, SOUL & NORTHERN SOUL
Friday 30th August 2024
Music provided by DJ

Join our resident DJ Robin for a great night of Soul, Motown and Northern Soul Music! 

  • Format: Standing/Dancefloor

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.30pm

  • Disco finishes: 11.30pm

  • Tickets: £8.00

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FLOYD IN THE FLESH?
Saturday 31st August 2024
Live Music

From the psychedelic '60s through to the polished delivery of their later work, Floyd in the Flesh are deeply passionate about the music of Pink Floyd and pride themselves on delivering an authentic sound and show every time. For 2024, the band aim to perform their most ambitious setlist to date featuring a wealth of greatest hits, rarities and fan favourites, in a show which is a complete experience for all the senses. Featuring some of the country’s most talented musicians, a spellbinding lighting show and authentic projections on that iconic circular screen, this is the show Pink Floyd fans won't want to miss.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: £24.00

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ROBBIE CUMMING - CANAL BOAT STORIES LIVE
Wednesday 4th September 2024
Conversation

A fun and interactive evening of canal themed escapism with vlogger, streamer, recording artist and TV personality. Known all over the north, midlands and south of England as 'the Canal man' Robbie has three music albums and 5 TV series under his belt.
An intimate experience for fans of canals, alternative living and storytelling.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Time: 7.30pm - 9.30pm approx

  • Tickets: £23.00

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MARK WATSON PRESENTS: FRESH FROM THE FRINGE
Friday 6th September 2024
Comedy

Mark Watson's production company, Impatient, present two of the best-received debut shows from this year's Edinburgh Fringe, hand-picked by the gangly 'Taskmaster' star himself. Line up to be confirmed - keep checking back.

  • Age Guidance: 14+

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 7.30pm

  • Show Starts: 8.00pm

  • Tickets: £12.50

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COLDPLACE
Friday 13th September 2024
Live Music

Coldplace - The World's Leading Tribute to Coldplay is a stunning live concert performance, celebrating the music of one of the most successful bands of all time. The only tribute to have worked for Coldplay, this outstanding band leads you through all your favourite Coldplay hits from the last 20+ years including Yellow, Paradise and A Sky full of Stars, right through to Higher Power and My Universe from their latest album, Music of the Spheres. This world class show faithfully recreates the magic of Coldplay's record breaking live tours - featuring lasers, confetti, video screen and the Xyloband LED wristbands that have become synonymous with Coldplay concerts, and truly make the audience part of the show.

  • Format: Standing

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 10.00pm

  • Tickets: £24.00

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MARK WATSON: SEARCH
Wednesday 18th September 2024
Comedy

Mark Watson's 12-year-old son has just got a phone. His 70-year-old dad has been through the most frightening experience of his life. Both a dad and a kid himself, around the midpoint of his life, the Taskmaster star and multiple award-winner - now also famous as one-third of YouTube cult sensation No More Jockeys - returns. He'll consider the search for meaning that we're all on, with or without Google. There'll be a lot of jokes, and a show that's different every night.

  • Age Guidance: 14+

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 7.00pm

  • Show Times: 8.00pm - 9.40pm

  • Tickets: £20.00

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ABBA Sensation
Friday 20th September 2024
Live Music

We are delighted to be welcoming ABBA Sensation back to the MMC! Widely considered to be one of the best ever Abba Tribute Acts, they play to packed theatres and festivals throughout Europe. A stunning stage show, which combines costume changes, lighting effects and a faithful reproduction of the Abba sound. A great evening's entertainment is guaranteed for all age ranges. The band love audience participation, so you can sing along, clap or even get up and dance.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 9.45pm

  • Tickets: £20.00

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BATS presents THE WEDDING SINGER
24th - 28th September 2024
Musical Theatre

From the group that brought you the sell out success "The Sound of Music" comes "The Wedding Singer", an immersive experience musical based on the hit Adam Sandler film. Robbie Hart is the lead singer of Simply Wed, until he is dumped at the alter of his own wedding. His life is turned around when he meets Julia who herself is trapped in an engagement to a narcissistic cheating scumbag. Will love save the day for Robbie and Julia? With immersive elements such as wedding reception seating, optional 80's style audience fancy dress and much more, join us for the most unique musical experience of the year!

  • Age Guidance: 12+

  • Format: Tabled Seating

  • Doors open: 1.30pm/6.30pm

  • Show Times: 2.30pm/7.30pm

  • Tickets: £18.00

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An Evening of Mediumship with Pauline Whitall
Wednesday 2nd October 2024
Mediumship

Join Pauline this evening as she stands for Spirit. Developing her ability since 1991 and a working Medium for over 10 years, Pauline hopes to draw the two worlds together and your loved one closer, with their messages of love and support.

Not everyone is guaranteed communication in the evening. 
This show is for entertainment purposes only.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 6.30pm

  • Event Times: 7.30pm - 9.30pm

  • Tickets: £15/£12 (over 18's only)

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THE ELO ENCOUNTER
Friday 4th October 2024
Live Music

Roll over Beethoven, the UK’s greatest Electric Light Orchestra Tribute act has arrived! Drawing inspiration from all of ELO’s phases, from their spectacular debut single 10538 Overture to their seminal 1981 concept album Time, the ELO Encounter combines lights, projections, lasers and massive hits to provide a fast paced and exciting show for both your eyes and ears. Those expecting Blue Skies and Telephone Lines shall not be disappointed! 

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating 

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.00pm

  • Show Times: 8.00pm - 10.35pm

  • Tickets: £22.00

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THE BEST IN COMEDY
Friday 11th October 2024
Comedy

The Best in Comedy show returns to the MMC Venue this October with a top line-up featuring the hilarious Angela Barnes, Glenn Moore, Finlay Christie & Philip Simon!
After a career in health and social care, Angela Barnes took the plunge and embarked on her life-long dream to be a comedian. Within just a couple of years she had won the BBC New Comedy Award in 2011. Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee Glenn Moore (Mock The Week & Live at the Apollo) is one of the best joke writers of his generation. At 19, Finlay Christie became the youngest ever winner of the prestigious So You Think You’re Funny competition. Philip Simon is one of the most sought acts working on the UK comedy circuit today.

  • Age Guidance: Strictly 18+ only

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm - 9.30pm (approx)

  • Tickets: £18.50

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THAT 80s ROCK SHOW
Saturday 12th October 2024
Live Music

That 80s Rock Show is an 80s nostalgia filled show, performed by a 6 piece live band playing all the biggest 80s rock classics from bands such as Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Def Leppard, KISS, Whitesnake, Foreigner and Journey. With over 2 hours of rock anthems and power ballads this ‘Stadium sized’ live music show is a night to remember whether you lived through the 80s or just wished you had... let them take you back! 100% live with a light show, vintage audio and more animal print and spandex than is probably healthy, they’re very tongue in cheek and remain family friendly... if they really have to! 

  • Format: Standing

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 10:15pm

  • Tickets: £23.00

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THE CARPENTERS EXPERIENCE
Friday 18th October 2024
Live Music

When we were young, we’d listen to the radio, waiting for our favourite songs. Now they’re back again, like a long-lost friend, all the songs we loved so well. . . The UK’s leading Carpenters show, featuring the amazing voice of Maggie Nestor and eight top-class musicians, captures the sights and sounds of the amazing talents of Richard and Karen Carpenter. Karen’s silky contralto is combined with Richard’s delightful piano and seamless harmonies in this big production that brings Close to You, We’ve Only Just Begun  and dozens more classic songs to the stage. The Carpenters Experience is coming to town for an evening of non-stop hits – it’s yesterday once more…

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.00pm

  • Show Times: 8.00pm - 10.15pm

  • Tickets: £20.00

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LEGENDS OF MOTOWN
Saturday 19th October 2024
Live Music

Legends of Motown is a high energy tribute show jam packed with all of Motown’s biggest hits, with stunning vocals and amazing live band, celebrating the music of the iconic and timeless Motown era. Undoubtedly the golden era of music, the show pays tribute to the legendary artists that appeared on the Motown label at that time. Get ready to be wowed and make it a night to remember with the music authentic to the Motown label from artists such as Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, The Supremes, Smokey Robinson, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, The Temptations, Jackie Wilson and many more!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating 

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 9.50pm

  • Tickets: £22.00

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A RIDE ACROSS AMERICA
Wednesday 23rd October 2024
Conversation

As the USA heads to the polls, join award-winning travel writer, public speaker, and filmmaker Simon Parker for a night of adventure, with a multimedia presentation of tall tales, short films, maps, photos, audio clips and book readings. In the build-up to the 2024 US Presidential Election, Simon embarked upon a 4,327-mile cycling journey through 11 states, meeting hundreds of fascinating Americans along the way. His aim? To better understand America, its people, politics, and problems. All seen at the gentle pace of a bicycle.

The talk will be followed by a Q&A and sales of Simon’s second book: A Ride Across America. Available for pre-order now.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 10.00pm

  • Tickets: £16.00

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HARRY PANTO AND THE SERPENT OF SECRETS
Thursday 24th October 2024
Halloween Pantomime

Abra Cadabra! With a wave of our wand we bring you this wizard production. Frogwarts is in danger once again! Our spectacular spectacle-wearing hero, Harry Panto, must save the day against Belinda LaWeirdo in this spellbinding tale of good versus evil. Magical illusions, pop songs and things that go bump in the night all form the essential ingredients of this bewitching plot sure to delight youngsters and adults alike. A ghoulishly spooktacular parody production for this October half term that is absolutely RIDDIKULUS! 

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 10.00am/1.00pm

  • Show Times: 11.00am/2.00pm

  • Tickets: £13.00/£11.00

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ONE NIGHT IN DUBLIN
Saturday 26th October 2024
Live Music

The ultimate feel-good Irish music tribute show! Receiving rave reviews for its incredible musicians and great song choices, Middi and his award winning tribute band cover all of your favourite sing-along Irish classics including Galway Girl, Tell me ma, The Irish rover, Dirty old town, Whiskey in the jar, The Wild Rover, Black velvet band and many many more.

Performed 100% live by "The best Irish band to never come from Ireland" the Wild Murhpys are a seven piece band with Fiddle, Banjo and Accordion. Let them take you to 'Murphy's Pub' for two hours of music, songs and humour. 

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating 

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm 

  • Tickets: £23.00

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THE FESTIVAL PLAYERS presents BLOOD BROTHERS
29th Oct - 2nd Nov 2024
Theatre

Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins Mickey and Eddie who, separated at birth, grow up in very different circumstances, only to meet again with fateful consequences.

Please note that this is the play version which Russell developed into his legendary musical. This amateur production of Blood Brothers (play version) is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals Ltd. on behalf of Samuel French Ltd.

The MMC is a ticket agent for this company who are responsible for the performance.

  • Age Guidance: 12+ (Parental Guidance is suggested for this production).

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 3.00pm/7.30pm

  • Show Times: 4.00pm/7.30pm

  • Tickets: £17.00/£15.00

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THE SOUNDS OF SIMON
Wednesday 6th November 2024
Live Music

The Sounds of Simon is a tribute to the wonderful music of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel as seen on BBC The One Show.

Paul and Art are played to perfection, bringing in elements of their famously fractious relationship, as well as replicating the beautiful harmonies flawlessly.

With video clips, stories, and memories from the last 50+ years, this is a wonderful show filled with excellent music, nostalgia, and a genuine love for some great musicians.

This is the UK’s longest running tribute to Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel. Come and see why!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 10.10pm

  • Tickets: £17.00

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NEARLY ELTON - The Ultimate Tribute Show to Elton John
Friday 8th November 2024
Live Music

Experience the ultimate Elton John tribute Concert. Nearly Elton is a stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest showmen of our time. Starring Lee Brady as Elton and an outstanding full live band. This phenomenal production is an exciting, heartfelt concert that has been described as “a powerhouse performance that delivers on every level…” Taking audiences on a magical ride through five decades of hits that include: Rocketman, Your Song, I'm Still Standing, Candle In The Wind, Sacrifice, I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues and many more…

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm-9.45pm

  • Tickets: £25.00

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CHEESY BINGO PARTY 
Saturday 9th November 2024

Bingo Party

It’s like no game of bingo you’ve ever played before! There’s music, madness, sing-a-longs, ridiculous prizes and a few surprises! The host has got the bingo numbers, the DJ has got the cheesiest party tunes, we’re talking maximum cheese! That’s right, S Club, Vengaboys, MJ, Wham….you just need to get the drinks in! This is not just a party, it’s a bingo party! Dance, sing, laugh, drink, have the best night out ever! Get your Dabbers out and your dancing shoes on. Oh!!!… and somebody will be leaving with a giant inflatable unicorn!

  • Age Restrictions: 18+ Only

  • Format: Unallocated seating around tables

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Party Starts: 7.30pm - 10.30pm (approx)

  • Tickets: £15.00

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SWING THEATRE presents WE WILL ROCK YOU (Young @ Part)
12th - 16th November 2024
Local Youth Theatre Production

Based on the music of Queen, this slightly adapted version of We Will Rock You is set 300 years in the future in a futuristic and globally corporate world. Galileo, a young student and an outsider, is desperate to “break free” from this corporate world. He hears lyrics in his dreams and is heralded as the star of the prophecy by the Bohemians who have been searching for the lost instruments. To fulfil the prophecy. Galileo must evade the clutches of the Killer Queen and finally bring back the music. 

The MMC is a ticket agent for this company who are responsible for the production.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 1.30pm/6.30pm

  • Show Times: 2.30pm/7.30pm

  • Tickets: £15.00

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Tony Stockwell - An Evening of Mediumship
Wednesday 20th November 2024
Mediumship

Remarkably compelling, amazingly detailed, and always humorous. The popular star of TV’s Street Psychic, Psychic Private Eyes and Psychic Academy, Tony Stockwell has a long-established credibility as one of the top Intuitive Mediums. Tony demonstrates his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones with detailed messages frequently including names, dates, and locations and all delivered with emotion, sensitivity, and empathy. The evening may include psychometry, photograph readings and psychic prediction. This show is for entertainment purposes only.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 6.30pm

  • Event Times: 7.30pm - 9.30pm

  • Tickets: £23.50

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THE JERSEYS LIVE
Friday 22nd November 2024
Live Music

Join The Jerseys as we celebrate the timeless music of the 100 million album selling Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. Incredible falsettos, beautiful a cappellas - the authenticity of the sublime harmonies of the 60s and 70s - with a huge repertoire including 'Sherry', 'Walk Like A Man', 'My Eyes Adored You', 'Grease', Rag Doll', 'Stay', 'Lets Hang On', ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’ before finishing off with headline hit 'Oh What A Night'! This is much more than just another tribute show - this is a celebration of fantastic music performed by an array of incredible talent. 

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 9.45pm

  • Tickets: £26.00/£24.00

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MARK SIMMONS - "QUIP OFF THE MARK"
Wednesday 27th November 2024
Comedy

As Seen on Mock The Week, BT Sport and ITV, ‘Master of one-liners’, social media phenomenon MARK SIMMONS brings his sell-out tour show ‘Quip Off the Mark’ to the MMC. Mark joined Dara O’Brian and Hugh Dennis on BBC2’s Mock The Week as a semi-regular on the show and now brings you his show Quip Off The Mark which has toured over 125 venues and sold over 15,000 tickets. This isn’t your average one-liner show as there is the running theme throughout. This year Mark’s parents have sold the house he grew up in and he has to collect his box of stuff from the loft. Come discover what’s in the box in this top-level one-liner show structured in a way you’ve never seen before!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 7.00pm

  • Show Starts: 8.00pm

  • Tickets: £18.00

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DISCO FOR GROWN UPS
Friday 29th November 2024

Disco

The legendary DISCOS FOR GROWN UPS pop-up disco party is back! Get glittered up for a fun, fab and feel-good night of dancing with people your own age to the best ever 70s disco, 80s pop and 90s dance floor classics! Dance under an incredible light and laser show along with our fabulous glitter ball stage dancers to all your favourite dance floor classics from Donna Summer, Human League, Earth Wind and Fire, Chic, Black Box, Sister Sledge, Odyssey, Chaka Khan, ABBA, Madonna, Robin S, Billy Ocean, Erasure, Bee Gees, Candi Staton, Faithless and many more.

  • Age Restrictions: 18+ only 

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.00pm (VIP Guests) 7.15pm (all Guests)

  • Disco times: 8.00pm - 11.30pm

  • Tickets: Early Bird £17.50 / Standard £19.50 / VIP  £24.50 

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FATHER CHRISTMAS COMES UP TRUMPS
Saturday 30th November 2024
Family Entertainment

Father Christmas is back, and this time he's had three helpings of sprouts!
As he tries to deliver the presents, his tummy rumbles, gurgles and groans, but Father
Christmas knows he must keep it in - he doesn't want to wake anyone up! TaleGate
Theatre Productions hit the perfect combination of witty humour, fantastic music and
the extra sparkle for which they have become known in this fabulously funny and
brilliantly bouncy musical adaptation of Nicholas Allan’s sequel to ‘Father Christmas
Needs a Wee.’ This show includes a meet and greet with Father Christmas and a gift for every child.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Show Times: 10.00am, 1.00pm, 4.00pm

  • Durations of Show: 45 minutes

  • Tickets: Ad £12.00 / Ch £14.00

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL (A radio play live on stage)
Wednesday 11th December 2024
Theatre

Live on stage and in person, television favourites COLIN BAKER (Doctor Who, The Brothers) and PETER PURVES (Blue Peter, The Office) lead the cast in a new adaptation of Charles Dickens’ Christmas classic.

On Christmas Eve, Ebenezer Scrooge is warned by the ghost of Jacob Marley, that he will be visited by three Spirits - Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas Yet To Come. Presented by the Crime And Comedy Theatre Company as a radio-play-live-on-stage, our setting is a radio studio, our actors ready as if for a radio broadcast, and our sound effects created live, all combining to transport the audience to Victorian London, for this production of Dickens’ timeless tale of charity, forgiveness and redemption at Christmas.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: Ad £22.50 Con £20.00

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
14th - 23rd December 2024
Pantomime

TaleGate Theatre Productions invite you to be our guest for ‘Beauty and the Beast’, our magical pantomime for 2024. Follow the beautiful Belle as she is trapped in an enchanted castle by a fearsome beast. Pop songs, magic and silliness fill this pantomime full of family fun.  Book your tickets before the last petal falls!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 11.30pm/3.30pm

  • Show Times: 12.30pm/4.30pm

  • Tickets: £15.00/£18.00/£60.00

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Monday 16th December 2024
Relaxed Pantomime

This relaxed performance is exactly the same fabulous show as our standard panto but adapted to suit people who might require a more relaxed environment. It would suit people who have autism, sensory communication disorders and/or learning difficulties. Changes to the standard show include: no loud bangs, no flashing lights, a reduced audience and spaced out seating, house lights not taken to complete darkness, a break out room and the audience will be free to roam.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 11.30pm/3.30pm

  • Show Times: 12.30pm/4.30pm

  • Tickets: £15.00/£18.00/£60.00

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LEGENDS OF AMERICAN COUNTRY SHOW 
Wednesday 29th January 2025
Live Music

The Legends of American Country Show delivers a fantastic night of toe tapping Country nostalgia. Showcasing highly acclaimed tributes to Country icons and featuring 3 superb singers, Kelan Browne, Tracey McAuley and Antony McBrien. Accompanied by a superb live band with that real authentic Tennessee sound coupled with authentic stage set and state of the art production this show is guaranteed to transport you all the way hand clapping and toe tapping to Nashville and back in one night. One thing is for sure if it’s Country music you like then this is the only show to see!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.00pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 10.00pm

  • Tickets: £25.00

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SUPERSONIC QUEEN
Friday 31st January 2025
Live Music

Go back in time to experience the magic and excitement of a live Queen concert with the incredible Supersonic Queen. This 5-Piece Live Queen Tribute Band has honed their show over 10 years to become one of the most authentic sounding and looking Queen Tributes in the UK. Featuring some supremely talented performers, between them they have toured Dubai, Hungary, France & Germany and supported name acts including The Human League, Whitesnake, Suzi Quatro, David Essex & even the Brian May Band! Their energy, enthusiasm and on-stage chemistry is mesmerising as they belt out hit after hit – It IS a “Kind of Magic”!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 9.45pm

  • Tickets: £24.00

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CONNECT WITH DAVID - The Live Experience
Wednesday 12th February 2025
Mediumship

Psychic Medium David Maddock is quickly becoming recognised for his very passionate, down-to-earth approach to his work, which he undertakes with sincerity, yet often with a sense of fun and humour. David’s endearing personality and loving energy captured the hearts of many on national TV. He is now sought after as a reader to some of the UK’s hottest celebrities and is becoming a rising star in his own right, for good reason. David conducts each event with the utmost respect for his audience, as he passes on messages by connecting them with loved ones. 

DISCLAIMER: Please be aware, David Maddock cannot guarantee you a personal reading at any event. You will not be entitled to any form of ticket refund if you do not receive a personal reading. David’s shows are for entertainment purposes only. 

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Age Guidance: 16+

  • Doors open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm 

  • Tickets: £22.50

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ULTIMATE COMMITMENTS & BLUES BROTHERS 
Saturday 22nd February 2025
Live Music

In a show that has been described as “absolutely amazing” and “truly authentic”, take a trip down memory lane as you re-live the story lines and the brilliant music of both classic films of The Commitments and The Blues Brothers in a full live-band experience, where Chicago Blues meets Dublin Soul. This stage show includes iconic scenes from both cult-classic films, and top quality musical performance from the professional Big Soul Band. Songs including ‘Everybody (needs somebody)’, ‘Try a Little Tenderness’, ‘R.E.S.P.E.C.T’ and ‘Jailhouse Rock’ can be heard in the repertoire in a night to truly remember. Definitely a show not to be missed!

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating 

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.00pm

  • Show Starts: 8.00pm

  • Tickets: £24.00

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BOX OF FROGS IMPROVISED COMEDY SHOW
Wednesday 5th March 2025
Comedy

Box of Frogs, Birmingham’s premier improv group, brings you a helping of high-octane improvised comedy nonsense, based entirely on your suggestions. Expect the unexpected as quick-witted players conjure up hilarious, spontaneous songs, sketches and scenes on the spur of the moment!

'Superb night… great entertainment' (MidlandsImprov.com).

'This show was terrific fun as well as being great value for money' (BrumHour.co.uk).

'Hopping good fun' ★★★★ (Derek Awards, Edinburgh Fringe 2023)

'The brilliant and bouncy Box of Frogs is definitely a group to see at least once before you croak' (BumOnASeat.wordpress.com).

  • Format: Unallocated seating in the bar

  • Doors open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: Std: £12.00 / Con: £10.00

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THE NEIL DIAMOND STORY 
Friday 14th March 2025
Live Music

Described in Las Vegas as “one of the world’s finest vocal tributes to Neil Diamond”, Bob Drury has been astounding audiences with his vocal likeness to the man himself for more than ten years. For the show ‘The Neil Diamond Story’ Bob is joined on stage by his amazing band as they track Neil’s journey from unknown and struggling New York ‘Tin Pan Alley’ songwriter to international recording and performing mega-star. The show is packed with music and features every stage of Neil Diamond’s staggering career which has spanned more than five decades.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating 

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: £26.00

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SERIOUSLY COLLINS
Friday 28th March 2025
Live Music

Experience the Magic of Phil Collins and Genesis! "Seriously Collins" is not just a tribute show; it's an electrifying journey through the music that has touched hearts and defined an era. Be mesmerized by the uncanny vocal resemblance of our frontman, capturing the soulful sound of Phil Collins with astonishing precision. Our talented musicians and performers recreate the energy, charm, and charisma of the original band, delivering an unforgettable experience. Feel the nostalgia and passion as you're transported to the prime of Phil Collins and Genesis, reliving their iconic concerts and magical moments. No Gimmicks, just a genuine tribute to one of the biggest artists of our generation.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating 

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm - 10.00pm

  • Tickets: £24.00/£23.00

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LIONEL - The Music of Lionel Richie
Friday 25th April 2025
Live Music

Following his appearances with Lionel Richie himself on ITV’s ‘Sunday Night at The Palladium’ and the ‘Graham Norton Show’ for the BBC, Malcolm Pitt delivers a powerhouse and breathtaking performance in this high-octane show celebrating the music of Lionel Richie and the Commodores. This award winning five-star production also features a stellar line-up of world class musicians including musical director, Jonny Miller from Talon. Featuring classics such as ‘Dancing On the Ceiling’, ‘Hello’, ‘Three Times A Lady’, ‘Easy’, ‘All Night Long’ and many more...

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating 

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: £26.00

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ULTIMATE MADNEZZ
Friday 2nd May 2025
Live Music

Ultimate Madnezz bring the infectious energy and ska sound of Madness to the stage. With their signature bowler hats and baggy trousers, this talented group of musicians is dedicated to delivering an unforgettable live experience.Led by the charismatic frontman Marc, Ultimate Madnezz has delighted crowds at numerous venues and events across the UK and beyond. Their dynamic stage presence and authentic renditions of Madness classics have earned them a loyal following of fans who can't resist dancing and singing along to hits like "Our House”, "Baggy Trousers" and "One Step Beyond”. Get ready to dance, sing, and go one step beyond with the rockinest, rock-steady beat of Ultimate Madnezz!

  • Format: Standing

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Times: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: £20.00

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JUSTIN MOORHOUSE - THE GREATEST PERFORMANCE OF MY LIFE
Friday 23rd May 2025
Comedy

A poignant exploration of comedy intertwined with the essence of life's ups and downs. 
Justin's unparalleled ability to blend side-splitting humour with touching insights offers a rare glimpse into the human condition through the lens of a comedian. This performance is more than just a series of jokes; it's a heartfelt journey through the joys, sorrows, and hilarity of life, delivered with Justin's characteristic charisma and warmth. Prepare to laugh, reflect, and connect deeply with every story, making this evening an unforgettable highlight in your cultural calendar.

  • Age Guidance: 14+

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 7.00pm

  • Event Times: 8.00pm

  • Tickets: £16.00 std / £6.00 with proof of JSA

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5,6,7,8 THE STEPS EXPERIENCE
Friday 30th May 2025
Live Music

This high energy tribute to Steps faithfully recreates the flawless vocals and slick choreography of the 90’s & 00’s party favourites in a fast paced, spectacular concert. With iconic costumes and incredible visuals, get ready for a trip down memory lane with all the hits including: Tragedy, One For Sorrow, Better Best Forgotten, Say You’ll Be Mine, Deeper Shade Of Blue and many, many more. Whether you are looking for a night of nostalgia or a party that will get you moving, 5,6,7,8 – The Steps Experience has it all! Book your tickets today and experience the magic of Steps all over again.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: £27.50

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FOO FIGHTERS GB
Saturday 31st May 2025
Live Music

Founded in 2012, Foo Fighters GB quickly established themselves as a live force to be reckoned with, just like the band they seek to emulate. Not wishing to be a caricature of the real thing, Foo Fighters GB is a tribute to the music of the Foos, aiming to create as authentic but honest a live show for the audience as possible. You’ll hear all the hits, but also some of the less-well-known deep cuts from the FF back catalogue to give fans a uniquely satisfying experience. And the audience is always invited to be a part of the show when the singalongs start!

  • Format: Standing

  • Age Guidance: 14+

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.00pm

  • Show Times: 8.00pm

  • Tickets: £24.00 / £20.00

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TALON - THE ACOUSTIC COLLECTION
Wednesday 11th June 2025
Live Music

Sitting on bar stools and armed with no more than their trademark four-part vocal harmony, acoustic instruments and laid-back banter, Talon will leave you simply spellbound.
“ESSENTIAL LISTENING IF YOU APPRECIATE GREAT MUSICIANSHIP, MAJOR LABEL PRODUCTION STANDARDS AND THE TIGHTEST HARMONIES YOU WILL HEAR THIS SIDE OF CROSBY STILLS NASH” - MAVERICK (The UK’s Leading Country Music Magazine).

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: £24.00

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HEAVEN CAN WAIT - A tribute to the music of Meatloaf 
Friday 20th June 2025
Live Music

Carlton Entertainment brings you their brand-new production featuring Meat Loaf’s greatest hits – Heaven Can Wait. Following a SOLD OUT tour of Spain in 2024, This showstopping concert launches across Europe in 2025. Featuring the incredible vocals of Lee Brady and an awesome band made up of the UKs most highly skilled and reputable rock musicians and female rock vocalists … this spellbinding concert will take you on a rollercoaster ride of Meatloafs greatest hits of all time including – Anything For Love – Bat Out Of Hell – Paradise By The Dashboard Light – Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth – Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad – Dead Ringer For Love and many, many more

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm

  • Tickets: £25.00

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TINY TIM'S BIGGEST ADVENTURE
Wednesday 10th September 2025
Comedy

7 years ago Tiny Tim decided to go on his own adventure navigating through adult life and posting about his calls on social media. With over 120 million views on YouTube and over 10 million followers on all social media platforms, I’m sure at some point you have all seen the hilarious videos of the legend that is Tiny Tim’s Adventures. Now it’s your turn to join the man behind the voice on his BIGGEST adventure to date.
Come along for a night with Tiny Tim LIVE. ON STAGE. IN PERSON.

  • Age Guidance: 16+ (contains moderate swearing throughout)

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors open: 7.00pm (Meet & Greet 6.30pm - 7.00pm)

  • Show Starts: 8.00pm

  • Tickets: Std £22.50 / Meet & Greet £32.50

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  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm 

  • Tickets: £26.00

ALL NIGHT LONG
Friday 26th September 2025
Live Music

Polish your dancing shoes and ‘Get ready’ because here we come!  ‘All Night Long’ is an outstanding high energy celebration of Soul and Motown’s greatest hits! This stunning production will take you back in time on a magical, nostalgic Soul and Motown Journey featuring incredible singers and dancers performing all of your favourite classic hits, from Stevie Wonder, The Drifters, Diana Ross and the Supremes, The Velvelettes, Marvin Gaye, Lionel Richie, Luther Vandross and many more… An Unforgettable Celebration! Relive the golden era of Soul and Motown as we transport you back in time with our incredible tribute to the classic hits that defined a generation. 

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OASISH 
Friday 3rd October 2025
Live Music

Since forming in 2004, Oasish have taken the tribute world by storm. The attention to detail is incredible and many have hailed them as being better than the real thing! They have performed at Wembley Stadium, The National Indoor Arena, Manchester Academy and are the only band to perform at the now world famous Glastonbudget Festival EVERY single year its been running. The band don't use cheap imitation copies of the real bands instruments or clothes either! And amps used are also custom made Hi Watt and vintage Fender amps to recreate that big oasis sound that became their trademark throughout the 90's.

  • Format: Standing

  • Doors and Bar open: 7.00pm

  • Show Times: 8.00pm - 10.15pm

  • Tickets: £24.00

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TYPICALLY TINA
Friday 7th November 2025
Live Music

Tina Turner is one of the most enduring and iconic music legends of all time. With a career spanning over 50 years, she has sold over 200 million records worldwide, making her one of the  biggest selling recording artists in history.  Typically Tina is an amazingly accurate tribute to The Queen of Rock & Roll featuring so many of the great woman’s biggest hits including ‘Nutbush City Limits’, ‘River Deep Mountain High’ and ‘Simply the Best’ to name but three. The look, the voice and most importantly the attitude is beautifully captured and all brought to life by Karin Bello.

  • Format: Theatre Style Seating

  • Doors and Bar open: 6.30pm

  • Show Starts: 7.30pm 

  • Tickets: £24.00

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