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Redditch Editorial 18th Apr, 2023   0

Tuesday 2nd May 2023 at 7:30pm The Legends of American Country Show

Now seen by over 350,000 fans live and watched by millions on TV Europe’s No.1 multi award winning show ” The Legends of American Country “returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country nostalgia.

The 2023 tour will showcase highly acclaimed tributes to Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash, Don Williams, Patsy Cline and Kenny Rogers and new tributes to icons Hank Williams, Charley Pride, Glen Campbell, Tammy Wynette, John Denver and Jim Reeves with countless other well-known singalong hit songs in this must-see musical extravaganza.

The show features 3 fantastic singers who are all accompanied by a superb live band of musicians with that authentic Tennessee sound coupled with authentic stage set and state of the art production that will 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 in town!

Country Music Northern Ireland “As good as Country show that you will see live anywhere outside Nashville “


CMT “Pure Raw Country at its Best “

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £25.50, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Saturday 6th May 2023 at 7:30pm Trigger – The Stadium Rock Experience

Described as an audio and visual sensation, the Trigger band are thrilled to be bringing our esteemed classic rock show to the Palace Theatre. We will be providing the full ‘stadium rock experience’, delivering the excitement and spectacle associated with arena rock, with the highest standard of musicianship, and the most popular hit songs from the biggest mainstream rock acts.

Our set list includes classic anthems from the likes of Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams, Queen, Status Quo, Elton John, ABBA, Guns N Roses, Whitesnake, AC/DC, and Tina Turner amongst many others, which are all energetically performed to keep everyone engaged, excited and participating from the very first song right through to the finale.

The Trigger show includes a variety of staging, visuals, effects and lighting, to recreate the monumental majesty of the stadium rock genre. To add to this experience, and for one night only, the band will be joined by the formidable Amelia’s Dance Academy, helping us to deliver a dynamic and captivating extravaganza.

When you absolutely, positively need thrilling entertainment, look no further than Trigger: The Stadium Rock Experience!

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £20.00, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Wednesday 10th May 2023 at 2:00pm & 7:30pm All Our Yesterdays

Enjoy this slick, fast moving and vibrant show, bringing you some of the greatest songs ever written, performed by a cast of world class singers and dancers.

Step back into the ‘magical’ atmosphere of theatre and re-live the fantastic sounds of the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s presented in our unique ‘Timeless’ style.

This highly acclaimed production continues to captivate audiences worldwide with their beautiful harmonies, brilliant choreography and over 100 stunning costumes reflecting each era.

An unforgettable show packed with fun, energy, and a few laughs along the way.

WH Times, London: ‘Visually stunning, incredible performances….an all round fantastic show….absolutely brilliant’.

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 (Stalls AA – JJ & Circle Rows A – B) priced at £22.50, (Rest of the Auditorium) £21.50, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Friday 12th May 2023 at 7:30pm Frankie’s Guys

After nearly a decade of touring the UK and countless global performances, the award-winning Frankie’s Guys are now firmly established as one of the world’s foremost celebrations of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.

Accompanied by their incredible live band, the show includes all of the iconic Four Seasons’ hits including Big Girls Don’t Cry, December 1963 (Oh What A Night), Sherry, Walk Like A Man, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, Grease, and many more.

Featuring stars from the global smash-hit musical Jersey Boys, Frankie’s Guys have become internationally renowned in their own right for their astonishing vocal harmonies, slick dance moves, and the electric atmosphere they bring to the stage!

Cast members previous West-End performance credits’ include; Jersey Boys, We Will Rock You, Wicked, Les Miserables, Evita, Chicago, Mamma Mia, Hairspray, Bat Out Of Hell, Footloose, Starlight Express, Book Of Mormon, Jesus Christ Superstar, Joseph, Blood Brothers, Our House, Oliver, and Rock Of Ages… to name a few! To find out more about the show please visit: www.frankiesguys.com.

Please note this is a tribute act.

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £26.50, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Saturday 13th May 2023 at 7:30pm The Rocket Man – A Tribute to Sir Elton John

Pack your bags, strap yourself in, zero out 8pm (sometimes 7.30) for a night like no other as we celebrate Sir Elton John!

The Rocket Man is the world’s favourite celebration to a musical icon, playing to audiences all around the world.

So, catch a star if you can, and wish for something special as we ask you, are you ready for Love? Jimmy Love!

No one else recreates the flamboyant megastar with as much vigour and brilliance.

Join us as Jimmy, and our amazing live band, take you down the Yellow Brick Road with two hours of glorious Elton hits, including, Saturday Night’s Alright, Crocodile Rock, I Guess That’s Why They Call it The Blues, Daniel, I’m Still Standing, Philadelphia Freedom, Your Song and many, many more.

With dazzling costumes, stunning vocals and sensational piano solos, we take you on a journey through Elton’s life and career, the highs and the lows with many a laugh brought to life, live on stage. This show has it all!

So, if it gets to seven o’clock and you wanna rock, book your tickets now!

The Rocket Man – a magical night in tribute to Sir Elton John

This is a tribute show and is no way affiliated with any original artists/estates/management companies or similar shows. Promoter reserves the right to alter the programme.

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £28.50, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Wednesday 17th May 2023 at 7:30pm Solve-A-Long-A-Murder-She-Wrote

Cult hit event Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote comes to town, with an interactive screening of the classic Murder, She Wrote episode “Sing a Song of Murder”. Jessica Fletcher heads to London but soon gets caught up in a murder mystery only she (or you!) can solve!

Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote is a unique and hilarious night featuring games, prizes and audience participation, with special permission from NBC Universal Television. See the show Time Out rated one of 2021 and 2019’s 50 Great Nights Out in London that has played to sell-out audiences across the UK and Australia.

Hosted by super-fan Tim Benzie, Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote features: * A race to solve to the crime, via the Fameometer and the Suspiciometer! * A Cabot Cove quiz!

* A singalong to the theme tune with new lyrics! * Clips and biogs of the campy guest stars!

Tim Benzie is obsessed with Murder, She Wrote, having watched the original series when it was first broadcast, and now relishing the repeats on television everywhere. An award-winning playwright and co-writer of the Royal Vauxhall Tavern’s 2017-2022 pantos (‘Goosed’, ‘Rubbed’, ‘Slipped’, ‘Pricked’ and ‘Cracked’). He is the co-producer of the camp club night Pop Horror.

Reviews:

“You’ll be swept away with Jessica Fletcher feels … it has the BEST HOST.” – Time Out London

I’d challenge anyone to sit through this show and not get utterly invested in figuring out whodunit, whilst smiling at the comfort that this 80’s drama brings.” 4 stars **** – West End Wilma

“It didn’t take long for Benzie to have the audience in stitches and he had the whole crowd in the palm of his hand the entire evening.” – Bristol 24/7

“For a funny, campy evening, there is little that could beat Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote’s unique qualities and Benzie’s wit and charm. Personally this reviewer can’t wait to revisit Cabot Cove. Never mind ‘whodunnit’, more like ‘yougottadoit!” 4 stars **** – The Reviews Hub

“A unique and thoroughly enjoyable theatre experience” – Blue Curtains Brisbane Visit us at www.solvealongamurdershewrote.com, or follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook @solvealonga.

Age Rating: 14+ with an adult. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £22.50, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Thursday 18th May 2023 at 7:30pm So Diva – The Last Days of Disco

Not another 70’s Disco Show, this is THE LAST DAYS OF DISCO!

So Diva famously championed by Sir Tom Jones on ITV’S The Voice UK embark on their first National theatre tour in a show with a unique setlist of 80’s dancefloor classics from Irene Cara, Lipps Inc, Debarge, The Pointer Sisters, Evelyn Champagne King, Kool and the Gang, Stacey Lattishaw, Shalamar, Stephanie Mills and many more.

Five amazing lead vocalists complimented by a seven-piece live band – this is the must see show of 2023.

Prepare to travel back to the time of your life and revisit THE LAST DAYS OF DISCO!

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £26.00, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Friday 19th May 2023 at 7:30pm Dreamcoat Stars

Featuring stars from the hit production Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Experience powerful star vocals in a musical evening of West End and Broadway classics.

Starring Any Dream Will Do’s, Keith Jack and Chris Barton; the world’s longest playing Joseph, Mike Holoway; and London West End’s Jonathan Dudley.

Journey into a colourful production featuring vibrant and energetic songs from the most loved shows. Joseph, Jesus Christ Superstar, SIX, Wicked, Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, We Will Rock You, Jersey Boys, Les Misérables, Moulin Rouge and more.

Draw back the curtains, sing along and relive all your favourite musicals in one epic show. This mega mix production contains new vocal harmonies and stories from the stars’ time in the role of Joseph.

Grab your coat of many colours and join our Josephs on an emotional journey where Any Dream Will Do. With some of the biggest musical songs of a generation, this show will raise your spirits in a night of theatre you’ll never forget.

Go Go Go get your tickets now!

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £26.00, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Saturday 20th May 2023 at 7:30pm Stuart Michael – Psychic Mediu

Stuart, who is very energetic and entertaining when working, gives direct messages to those he feels drawn to. It doesn’t matter where you sit as if he has a message for you, he will find you!

Stuart has travelled the world with his work and has many known names and celebrities on his client list world-wide.

He has worked with spirit and has seen with his mind’s eye from as young as he can remember and will share his unique personal story. With the gift he has had all of his life, Stuart loves giving comfort and empathy to those that come to him. He loves bringing messages from loved ones in the spirit world direct to audience members.

He is also able to interpret any reoccurring dreams you may have had no matter how silly, serious or scary they may seem.

He comes to Redditch to share with you his abilities, his quick-witted humour, and also his sensitivity that he has now become renowned for.

Stuart himself says “be open minded and be respectful for the evening ahead. Do not be nervous as this will be an uplifting experience. I look forward to seeing you”.

The evening will see Stuart bringing messages from loved ones in the spirit world, clairvoyant messages and dream interpretations.

Age Rating: 18+. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £22.50, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Wednesday 24th May 2023 at 7:30pm Liza Pulman Sings Streisand

An evening of sparkling entertainment…a sound of Streisand with a large delicious slice of Liza British Theatre ★★★★★

Fascinating Aida’s acclaimed singer and comedienne Liza Pulman celebrates the legend of Barbra Streisand in concert with her fabulous band and musical director Joseph Atkins.

“Renowned as one of the very few artists that can truly emulate the vocal skills of the iconic Barbra Streisand” – Liza’s STREISAND show has played London’s West End to packed houses and five-star reviews.

This ‘world class show’ (Encore Radio) brings Liza’s personal slant on Streisand’s life and music, with warmth, humour and compelling storytelling.

Featuring glorious new arrangements of classic songs …THE WAY WE WERE, SECOND HAND ROSE, YOU DON’T BRING ME FLOWERS, PEOPLE and many more.

The love child of Neil Diamond and Barbra Streisand Suzy Klein, BBC Radio 3 In Tune

Pulman may look bright and beautiful and demure, but she knows how to wield a flick-knife The Times ★★★★

Incredible performances of classic numbers……delivered with humour, grace and class Theatre Weekly ★★★★★

Bewitches us with sheer vocal virtuosity and emotional expression British Theatre.com ★★★★★

The whole audience are on their feet and seldom has a standing ovation been better earned. Stage Talk, London, Cadogan Hall, ★★★★★

Age Rating: 8+. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £25.00, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Friday 26th May 2023 at 7:30pm Carpenter’s Gold

Immerse yourself in an enchanting evening featuring the musical brilliance of Richard and Karen Carpenter.

From ‘Close to You’, all of their chart-topping hits feature, including ‘Top of the World’, ‘We’ve Only Just Begun’, ‘Goodbye to Love’, ‘Please Mr. Postman’, ‘For All We Know’ and ‘Only Yesterday’, all superbly performed live in concert, just as they would have been by the Carpenters back in the day at the Talk of the Town, London Palladium or on some of their International tours, including Japan.

Indeed, West End star and director Vikki Holland-Bowyer not only perfectly emulates Karen’s legendary rich contralto, she even gets behind the drums! Also, the Carpenters’ on stage light-hearted humour is captured perfectly as Greg Stevenson effortlessly recreates Richard’s sublime piano playing, supported by a band oozing Seventies glitz.

When we were young we’d listen to the radio, waiting for our favourite songs – now we can enjoy them live, performed just how they would have been by the Carpenters during their heyday.

Carpenters Gold is heading your way – it’s Yesterday Once More.

Show Reviews:

“Amazing contralto vocals. . . Carpenters Gold was an absolute joy to witness” – Ipswich Star

“An immersive and convincing Carpenters experience . . . it’s as close as you can get” – Felixstowe & Woodbridge Magazine

“Vikki Holland-Bowyer does The Carpenters’ hits proud” – Dorset Echo

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £24.50 (Full Price), £23.50 (Concessions), (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Saturday 27th May 2023 at 7:30pm The Eurythmics Experience

The Eurythmics Experience is the brand-new production and only touring theatre show that celebrates the iconic repertoire of multiple Grammy Award winning Annie Lennox OBE and The Eurthymics.

Join the outstanding Stacy Green as she lends her unique talent in this fantastic live concert celebration. With her fabulous band, stunning vocals and her very own ‘Dave Stewart’ you can rock the night away to timeless classics, such as; ‘Love is a Stranger’, ‘Here comes the rain again’, ‘Sisters are doing it for themselves’ and the incomparable ‘Sweet Dreams’.

Please note that this is a tribute act.

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £24.50, (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

 

Wednesday 31st May 2023 at 12:00pm & 3:30pm Milkshake! Live – Milkshake! Monkey’s Musical

Milkshake! Monkey is back and can’t wait to put on a spectacular NEW Show for you all, joined by some of his favourite Milkshake! friends plus two Milkshake Presenters creating the most dazzling show you have ever seen!

Join Paddington, Daisy & Ollie, Milo, Noddy, Pip and Posy, Blue’s Clues & You! and of course Milkshake! Monkey for an unforgettable family time at Milkshake Monkey’s Musical!

Learn the amazing songs and dances with your favourite Milkshake! friends and watch as the music, the lights, the costumes and the stage brings Milkshake! to life. With great Milkshake friends, anything is possible.

This brand-new show has plenty of laughter, audience interaction and great fun to get everyone up on their feet! It’s a family show not to be missed!

Milkshake! Live “Milkshake! Monkey’s Musical is produced by Mark Thompson Productions Limited in partnership with Channel 5 Broadcasting. Written by Miranda Larson, with creative direction and choreography by Derek Moran.

Age Rating: Suitable for all. Tickets are available now in person and via phone at the Box Office on 01527 65203 priced at £18.00, (Full Price), £17.00 (Concessions), £66.00 (Family Ticket), (inclusive of a £1.50 booking fee). The Box Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:30am – 4:30pm, or you can purchase your seats online at www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

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