Lancashire Times
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Kingdom of Madness
Fri 27th May 06:00 PM

Waterloo Road, South Shore, Blackpool FY4 2AF
Starts 27th May 2022, 06:00 PM
Tony Hadley - 40th Anniversary Tour
Fri 27th May 07:00 PM
One of the most renowned voices in British music, Tony Hadley, has announced a huge UK tour for 2022, celebrating a remarkable 40 years in music. Celebrating four decades since Tony first released music with his former band Spandau Ballet (originally planned for 2020), the tour, which will see Tony perform with his band ‘The Fabulous TH Band’, will call at 36 dates across the country, beginning on 1st March in Bexhill, and concluding at the Blackpool Opera House on 27th May. Tony will perform tracks from across his career both as the voice of Spandau Ballet, and as a solo artist.

97 Church St, Blackpool FY1 1HL
Phone: 01253 625252
Starts 27th May 2022, 07:00 PM
Legend - Tribute to Bob Marley
Fri 27th May 07:00 PM
Legend are a Bob Marley tribute. "This dynamic band, led by the charismatic Michael Anton Phillips (Cheesy) has a pedigree second to none, whose members have worked with such reggae greats as: The Mighty Diamonds, Dennis Brown, Rankin Roger, The Beat, Burning Spear, Apache Indian, Johnny 2 Bad, Errol Dunkley, George and Desmond Decker, Musical Youth and many more"

Marine Road Central, Morecombe, Lancashire LA4 4DB
Phone: 01524 582815
Web: 01524 582815
Starts 27th May 2022, 07:00 PM
David Gray White Ladder tour
Mon 30th May 07:00 PM
Part of a huge worldwide tour for the 20th anniversary of White Ladder, a unique record with its own remarkable history. Jammed full with big, open-hearted songs and flooded with a raw emotional energy.

King's Dock, Port of Liverpool, 16 Monarchs Quay, Liverpool L3 4FP
Phone: 0344 8000 400
Starts 30th May 2022, 07:00 PM
The Lion King
Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains to the evocative rhythms of Africa, The Lion King uses breathtaking theatrical magic to tell the story of Simba's epic journey to fulfil his destiny as King of the Pridelands. Rescheduled from 2020

Alhambra Theatre, Morley St, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD7 1AJ
Phone: 01274 432000
Ends 28th May 2022 11:00 PM
What Shall I Wear: Eveningwear through the ages
Explore Lotherton’s latest fashion exhibition, What Shall I Wear. The return of eveningwear marks a positive and welcome step towards enjoying life at its most fabulous. This year, the fashion galleries at Lotherton will showcase the changing styles, rules and occasions associated with eveningwear and what we consider it to be today. Pieces on display will showcase traditional and opulent styles, as well as daring and eccentric formal wear, which all celebrate the theatre of dressing up after dusk. Highlights include dresses from John Bates (Jean Varon), Zandra Rhodes, Balenciaga and Norman Hartnell. A key focus of this exhibition also includes a section on re-wearing and will include a film with contemporary views on eveningwear from people of Leeds.

Lotherton, Lotherton Lane, Aberford, Leeds LS25 3EB
Ends 16th Oct 2022 04:00 PM
Zog and the Flying Doctors
The roar-some crew are back for a new adventure. Zog, super keen student turned air-ambulance, still lands with a crash-bang-thump. Together with his Flying Doctor crew, Princess Pearl and Sir Gadabout, they tend to a sunburnt mermaid, a unicorn with one too many horns and a lion with the flu. However, Pearl’s uncle, the King, has other ideas about whether princesses should be doctors, and she’s soon locked up in the castle back in a crown and a silly frilly dress! See website for times. With a bit of help from some friends and half a pound of cheese, can Pearl make her uncle better and prove princesses can be doctors too?

Pier 8, The Quays, Salford, M50 3AZ
Phone: 0343 208 6000
Ends 29th May 2022 11:00 PM
The Cher Show - A New Musical
Music icon turned Hollywood royalty, the Grammy®, Oscar®, Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning Queen of re-invention has conquered it all. It’s now time to turn back time with this fiercely fabulous kick-ass new musical, from the writer of Jersey Boys. Three Chers is better than one! Three West End stars play Cher as we span her iconic career: Millie O’Connell(SIX, RENT) as BABE, Danielle Steers (Bat Out of Hell, SIX) as LADY and the Olivier Award nominated Debbie Kurup(Prince of Egypt, The Bodyguard) as the ultimate diva, STAR. See website for matinee and times

97 Church St, Blackpool FY1 1HL
Phone: 01253 625252
Ends 4th Jun 2022 11:00 PM