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The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

BOS Musical Theatre Group present
Saturday 17th November - Saturday 24th November - 2.30pm, 7.30pm (9 Shows)

BOS Musical Theatre Group present the popular Rodgers and Hammerstein show - The Sound of Music


Blackfriars Performing Arts Festival

Sunday 25th November - 2.00pm, 6.00pm (2 Shows)

This popular annual event is back showcasing our local talented children and students from numerous performing arts clubs in the area.


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Blackfriars Performing Arts Festival
Elf the Musical JR

Elf the Musical JR

Blackfriars Theatre Academy present
Thursday 29th November - Saturday 1st December - 7.00pm, 2.00pm, 11.00am, 4.30pm, 7.30pm (6 Shows)

Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity.


Coppelia

Vienna Festival Ballet presents
Sunday 2nd December - 2.00pm, 5.00pm (2 Shows)

Returning by popular demand, Vienna Festival Ballet’s production of Coppélia promises to delight audiences of all ages.


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Coppelia
ALADDIN

ALADDIN

Tony Peers presents
Friday 7th December - Wednesday 2nd January - 6.30pm, 11.00am, 2.30pm (37 Shows)

Following last years record breaking production we are delighted to announce that this years pantomime will be Aladdin. Making a welcome return after his great success last year is one of Britains leading Dames Mark Two as Widow Twanky and the hugely popular Rollo as Wishee Washee in a fabulous, colourful production of Aladdin.


A Christmas Carol

The Pantaloons presents
Thursday 13th December - 7.30pm

Back by popular demand The Pantaloons present their fabulous take on the classic A Christmas Carol


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A Christmas Carol
The Comedy Tea House

The Comedy Tea House

Friday 14th December - 8.00pm

The final show of the year - Looking for something for your staff Christmas Party? Come and join us for a night of pure laughter. Suitable for over 18's only.


The Ragdolls

Friday 4th January - 7.30pm

The Ragdolls are, undoubably, Europes premiere Frankie Valli tribute show. The Ragdolls will take you on a musical journey through the sounds of one of the most successful bands of all time.


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The Ragdolls
The FanFare Big Band

The FanFare Big Band

with vocalist Joanne Shields
Saturday 19th January - 7.30pm

Join The FanFare Big Band for another night of fabulous music and entertainment.


Roy Chubby Brown

plus support
Thursday 24th January - 7.30pm

He's back naughtier than ever. His choice of language and politically incorrect jokes are delivered with a cheeky grin and perfect comedy timing. His trademark flying helmet, goggles and coat of many patches, make him instantly recognisable as the man who put the "F" in Alice, in his version of "that" song. Over 18's only


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Roy Chubby Brown
Victorian Old Time Music Hall

Victorian Old Time Music Hall

Sunday 27th January - 6.00pm

Join us again this year, sing a-long, dress up in Victorian style and be transported back to the early 1900's. This is a fund raising event supporting Blackfriars Theatre and the Butterfly Hospice.


An Evening of Mediumship with Tony Stockwell

Wednesday 30th January - 7.30pm

Tony Stockwell, Psychic Medium. Remarkably compelling, amazingly detailed and always humorous.


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An Evening of Mediumship with Tony Stockwell
History of Rock - Musical Extravaganza

History of Rock - Musical Extravaganza

Saturday 16th February - 7.30pm

THE HISTORY OF ROCK is a celebration of ROCK music through the decades. A jaw dropping night transporting you through the golden ages of ROCK! Featuring the music of artists such as Led Zeppelin, Cream, Guns n Roses, AC/DC, Queen and many more.


Return to the Forbidden Planet

BOS Musical Theatre Group
Friday 5th April - Saturday 13th April - 7.30pm, 2.30pm (8 Shows)

Join the award winning BOS Musical Theatre Group on their next journey..... Return to the Forbidden Planet


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Return to the Forbidden Planet
An Untold Story

An Untold Story

Boston Heritage Forum
Saturday 7th September - 7.30pm

Boston Heritage Forum is staging a day event and book launch chaired by historian and TV presenter, Jonathan Foyle.


Blackfriars undoubtedly plays a very important role as Boston's centre for entertainment and the arts. It is home to two very successful local amateur dramatic and operatic groups, as well as hosting a varied program of professional stage productions.