12-13/4/19 2:15pm and 7:15pm
Stoke Amateur Theatre Society are proud to present the world premiere production of PALLADIUM MEMORIES
Over 100 years of entertainment in one show!
A laughter packed musical celebration of The London Palladium. The greatest variety theatre in the world! Conceived, written and compiled by Paul Brammer.
Starting from it's opening in 1910 to the present day, this fantastic all singing all dancing revue takes us from the Palladium's variety days with the Crazy Gang, through the 2nd World War and onto to the iconic Sunday night at the London Palladium, Royal variety shows, pantomime and fantastic star studded concerts.
With tributes to the great stars who played there, Gert and Daisy, Vera Lynn, Gracie Fields, Mama Cass Elliot, Eartha Kitt,Connie Francis, Dorothy Squires, Judy Garland and the 'Squire of Knotty Ash' Sir Ken Dodd OBE.
This fantastic show will also feature songs and dances from many of the acclaimed blockbuster musicals that have played the Palladium including Golden Boy, Hans Christian Andersen, Barnum, La Cage Aux Folles, Ziegfeld, Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat,
Oliver, Scrooge, Saturday Night Fever, The King and I, The Pirates of Penzance, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Sound of Music, Showboat, Sister Act, The Wizard of Oz, A Chorus Line, Cats, I Can't Sing and The Wind In The Willows
There will also be lots of hysterical comedy routines and sketches including the famous Bruce Forsyth and Norman Wisdom wallpapering slapstick classic with buckets of gunge, a truly manic If I were not upon this stage routine and a recreation of the well loved Beat the Clock with audience participation! (Be afraid - be very afraid!) Plus not forgetting the famous stage revolve finale that ended every Sunday Night at The London Palladium.
Fun packed entertainment for 5 to 105! (People older than 105 will be admitted but only if accompanied by their Mum and Dad!)
Fully staged with a live band and glorious glitzy showbiz costumes, this really will be' The Greatest Show ' about ' The Greatest Theatre in The World '
Book your tickets now for British Variety at its very best...Not to be missed!
Tickets: £10.50 Adults, £8.50 Concessions/Children, £30 Family Ticket (2 Adults, 2 Children)