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Upcoming theatre shows at the Theatre...

November 2016

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New Perspectives Theatre Presents:
Oh Whistle and I'll Come to you

17th November

Dark, gripping, well-crafted performance from a highly experienced theatre company based on the short story of the same name by MR James, the 'father' of the modern ghost story.

A prying hand brings forth from centuries of sleep...a mysterious thing...it seems a whistle...and on it engraved...WHO'S THAT COMING...

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Voodoo Room

18th November


VOODOO ROOM are a new and exciting Classic Power Trio, paying tribute to both “Hendrix” & “Cream.”

Featuring some of the U.K.’s finest musicians, they perform a kicking, world class show in total appreciation of these two massive pioneers from the world of classic blues/rock!!

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Sex And The Tudors

19th November

This talk given by Tutbury Castle Curator Lesley Smith, is a rip-roaring journey through the sexual exploits of the Tudors.

According to records it was not just Henry VIII who was having a good time!

Contraception, prostitution and much more feature in this engaging and highly entertaining lecture.

Lesley was awarded her M.Phil. in Tudor medicine last year.

Not suitable for those who shock easily, have a nervous disposition or for under 18s!

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Century Theatre Presents:
Cloud Nine - The Music of George Harrison

26th November

This year marks the fifteenth anniversary of the passing of George Harrison. To commemorate this occasion an ensemble of 12 musicians have come together to create ‘CLOUD NINE’. A band celebrating his life and works.

December 2016

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The Panto Company Presents:
Dick Whittington

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th December

Another Christmas classic gets The Panto Company treatment!

Our hero journeys to London to seek his fortune, accompanied by his faithful cat. But gold soon becomes the least of his worries when he is smitten with Alice Fitzwarren, the Alderman's daughter, and is confronted with the baddest of all pantomime baddies - King Rat!

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Neil Sands Presents:
Christmas Memories

7th December

Join Neil Sands and his cast at the Century Theatre to get your festive season off to a great start.

This enchanting Christmas production is a truly wonderful mixture of over 60 of your favourite Christmas songs and carols, 40 stunning costume changes, lots of good old fashioned festive fun, and a unique atmosphere that will warm your heart on the coldest winters day, taking you back to a time when Christmas really was the most wonderful time of the year.

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Blast From The Past Presents:
A Brief History Of Christmas

10th December

Acclaimed historical musicians Blast from the Past present a festive romp through 600 years of Christmas music, songs and stories.

Beginning in the Middle Ages and ending in the 20th century, ‘A Brief History of Christmas’ is a whistle-stop tour of the origins of our midwinter festivities. Featuring long-forgotten songs and tales as well as some familiar and well-loved carols, ‘A Brief History of Christmas‘ is a show guaranteed to delight the hearts of young and old.

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Desford Colliery Band

18th December

An evening of music from the Desford Colliery Band

January 2017

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Dave Kelly and Paul Jones

20th January 2017

Founder members of The Blues Band, Paul Jones and Dave Kelly’s live acoustic set 

is an occasion you’ll remember. If you’re a true Blues fan, everything you need is here. 

Both excellent vocalists, they will entertain you with an amazing evenint of acoustic blues and anecdotes

April 2017

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Evening of Mediumship with
Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt

8th April 2017

Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with her successful Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.

As a Medium Nikki Kitt aims to provide evidence of life after life by giving messages to people in the audience from their loved ones in spirit with amazing accuracy in descriptions, personalities and all sorts of personal information.

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