The following line up of shows will be gracing Richmond Theatre’s historic stage later this season, in April!
Seven Drunken Nights: The Story of the Dubliners
Sun 02 April, 7.30pm
Seven Drunken Nights brings to life the music of Ireland’s favourite sons – ‘The Dubliners’. Telling the story of a career spanning 50 years and evoking the spirit of Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Barney McKenna, Jim McCann, Ciaran Bourke and John Sheahan, this talented cast of musicians and singers bring the music of this iconic group to life.
Tickets from £23.40* (includes booking fee)
Noel & Gertie
Sun 9 Apr, 7:30pm
Noel & Gertie is a love story devised Sheridan Morley from letters and diaries of two of the best-loved performers of the Twentieth century; Noel Coward and Gertrude Lawrence. Featuring song and scenes from Private Lives and Blithe Spirit, this beautifully set and immaculately executed production by Matthew Townshend, takes a perfectly-orchestrated trip down memory lane. Tickets from £22.90* (includes booking fee)
Sun 16 Apr, 7:30
Bowie Experience is a spectacular concert featuring all of David Bowie’s hits. An unforgettable journey of sound and vision through David Bowie’s gold years from Space Oddity through to Let’s Dance. Bowie Experience is the world’s favourite and most authentic tribute to the thin white duke and continues to amaze audiences with an astounding attention to detail, featuring songs including Space Oddity, Starman, Fashion, Life on Mars, China Girl, Rebel Rebel, Golden Years, Modern Love, All the Young Dudes, Let’s Dance, Heroes and Absolute Beginner. Tickets just £27.50*
Mon 17 Apr, 7:30
Get ready to step back in time and relive special moments from the career of dancing extraordinaire, Fred Astaire. Remembering Fred will take you on a magical journey of dance, live music and entertainment supported by special appearances from various celebrity guests. Remembering Fred will feature song and dance, celebrating the legacy of one of Hollywood’s true screen legends and entertainers. Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaz and Janette will be performing Hollywood’s most celebrated dance routines to classic songs including They Can’t Take That Away From Me, ‘S Wonderfu’, Puttin’ On The Ritz, The Way You Look Tonight, and may more. Tickets from £24.65* (includes booking fee)
William Shakespeare’s Long Lost First Play (Abridged)
Tues 17 Apr, 7.30pm
Acclaimed stars of the West End stage, the Reduced Shakespeare Company, are back with another barnstormingly irreverent and breathtakingly hilarious celebration of our cultural heritage – as seen through the eyes of three Americans wearing trainers. The bad boys of abridgment present this ‘new’ play by the man himself, as discovered in a Leicester car park, and abridged from its original full hundred hours to a more palatable ninety minutes! Tickets from £22*
Wed Apr 19, 7.30pm
Combined with anecdotes and reminiscences, this self-contained concert include all of The Searchers famous hits, including Sweets For My Sweet, Needles and Pins, Don’t Throw Your Love Away, Sugar and Spice and When You Walk In The Room. The Searchers continue touring the globe as much today as they have done throughout a fantastic career now remarkably spanning 5 decades. They have devised a ‘special’ solo concert for UK touring, which is a highly entertain concert that has been enthusiastically and warmly received throughout the world. Tickets just £24.50*
Fascinating Aïda’s Dillie Keane
Sun 30 Apr, 7:30pm
Dillie Keane takes a short break from her Fascinating Aïda gal pals to present her first solo show in 558 years! With some brand new songs, some grand old favourites, gorgeous songs of love and songs of disgraceful filth, Dillie will break your heart, mend it again and have it sent to the cleaners for pressing. And she’ll give you her recipe for chutney while she’s at it! Tickets from 20.25* in person at the box office; £23.15* online or over the phone.
Richmond Box Office: 0844 871 7651* Website: atgtickets.com/Richmond*
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