Friday 2 September at 8.00pm
This complete and superb ABBA show comes with a repertoire that draws from the greatest hits of Sweden's most famous export. It is full of all the popular songs known and loved by millions, along with some additional tunes to please the most ardent Abba fan. The many costume changes, choreographed dance routines and four-part vocal harmonies come together to re-create that original ABBA party feel and make this a show not to be missed.
Tickets £15.00 ON SALE NOW
Saturday 3rd September at 2.00pm
Fundraiser for Shaw Christmas Lights Switch On
Playhouse 2 Cinema
THE JUNGLE BOOK (2016) (PG)
After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo.
Tickets £4.00 ON SALE NOW
Playhouse 2 Free Music Festival
Friday 9th Sept at 8.00pm
Saturday 10th Sept at 8.00pm
Next season is a very special one for Playhouse 2. Fifty years as Playhouse 2 and twenty years since we have been presenting live music on a regular basis.
As an introduction to the 2016/2017 season we shall be presenting a two day free celebration in September featuring top line artists from the world of Folk and Blues.
Tickets are FREE and will be limited to two per person.
Tickets available NOW but very limited availability
Friday 16th September at 8.00pm
KAZ HAWKINS BAND
Multi award winning Kaz Hawkins is Northern Ireland’s very own blues and soul darling.
The Belfast born singer-songwriter is fast becoming a performing icon across UK & Europe with the United States temptingly beckoning her over.
Her high energy, original shows with her 1950s style swing-dress-meets-Dr Martens look and ability to closely connect with her public contribute to make Kaz one of today’s most popular blues artists in the UK and Ireland, as she continues to play to full houses. Kaz has been compared to Etta James & Janis Joplin to name but a few.
Tickets £12.50 ON SALE NOW
Saturday 1st to Saturday 8th October at 7.30pm
Crompton Stage Society present
BOTHERED AND BEWILDERED
by Gail Young
Remarkable second play by Cheshire born writer.
Irene suffers from Alzheimer’s and while she and her family struggle to cope with the progressive nature of this dreadful disease she seeks help by regular visits from none other than Barbara Cartland ! Only problem is only she and the audience can see Barbara !
Very touching and extremely funny.
Tickets £9.00 on sale from 13th September
Friday 14th October at 8.00pm
TINLIN & FRIENDS
Tinlin, an acoustic duo of brothers Alex and Rolf Tinlin who have gained a great reputation for vocal harmonies and song writing. This will be their third visit to The Playhouse 2 following previous successful shows here. Reviewers have compared them to Simon & Garfunkel, Crowded House and Turin Brakes. Tinlin have supported a number of music greats, including Paul Carrack, The Zombies, and The Strawbs.
Special guest is Sarah Riches, a singer songwriter from Birmingham whose influences include Rumer, Norah Jones and Katie Melua. Sarah carefully blends her mellow vocals with melodies that linger in the mind. Supporting Tinlin will be members of the Oldham Acoustic Guitar Group, and very talented they are indeed!
Tickets £10.00 available from 15th August
Saturday 15th October at 8.00pm
RICKY COOL & THE IN CROWD
A very welcome return to Playhouse 2 by Birmingham 6 piece jazz/blues band featuring vocals, 2 saxes, keyboards, bass and drums playing soul & r’n’b.
Greatly influenced by Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames.
Tickets £12.50 available from 15th August
Saturday 29th October at 8.00pm
GREATER MANCHESTER POLICE MALE VOICE CHOIR
GMP Male Voice Choir is a group of mainly retired Police Officers and, now, many civilians who meet together to join in song for our own pleasure and that of the communities we entertain.
Tickets £10.00 on sale from 30th August
Saturday 12th November at 8.00pm
Pink Floydian are one of the most authentic Pink Floyd tribute bands in the UK today.
The eight piece band deliver over 2 hours of Pink Floyd material covering 9 Albums including a full performance of the iconic Dark Side of the Moon.
Thur 8th, Fri 9th and Sat 10th Dec
Thur 15th, Fri 16th and Sat 17th Dec
Chris Connor is ELVIS AT CHRISTMAS
Tickets £17.50 will go on sale from Monday 29th August as follows :
Mon 29th 9am to 2pm Ticket Office at Playhouse 2 for personal callers only.
Mon 29th from 6pm Online sales open.
Tue 30th onwards Sales at Interiors, Online and by Phone.
Tickets for ELVIS At Christmas will go on sale from Monday 29th August as follows :
Mon 29th 9am to 2pm - Ticket Office at Playhouse 2 for personal callers only.
Mon 29th from 6.00pm - online sales open.
Tues 30th onwards - Sales at Interiors, Online and by Phone.
Click HERE to see what is being staged by other local Dramatic Societies.
Don't forget that a number of local restaurants offer discounts with your ticket for any event.
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37 Market St, Shaw
Tel 01706 840400
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
10.00am to 4.00pm
Theatregoers can use the ASDA car park after 6.30pm.