Friday 10 February at 8pm
THE OUTSIDE TRACK
The band have been playing together for 10 years now,this is their 3rd visit to Playhouse2, led by traditional Scottish harpist Aillie Robertson , featuring from Cape Breton ,Canada fiddle player and step-dancer Maira Rankin , vocals and flute from Teresa Horgan from Ireland .Scottish Fiona Black on accordian and driven by the only male member Irish guitarist and step-dancer Cillian O'Dalaigh.
Expect lively jigs & reels, haunting ballads and. beautiful harmonies. A truly celtic band.
Tickets £10 Adv (£12.50 on door) on sale now
Saturday 25th February to Saturday 4th March at 7.30pm
Crompton Stage Society present
LADIES DOWN UNDER
by Amanda Whittington
The funny, heart-warming sequel to the enormously successful Ladies' Day, following the lasses from Hull on their adventures down under.
After hitting the jackpot at Ladies' Day in York, the fishfilleting foursome - Pearl, Jan, Shelley and Linda - are celebrating in style with the trip of a lifetime to the land of Oz.
Tickets £9.00 on sale from 7th Feb
Friday 10th March at 8.00pm
THE JAR FAMILY
Hartlepool based Jar Family are five singer songwriters whose name came from passing a jar around for donations at their early concerts.
They have appeared with established acts such as Jake Bugg, Alabama 3, Babyshambles and The Charlatans.
They have recorded two albums to great acclaim.
Tickets £10.00 in advance (£12.50 on the door) on sale now.
Thursday 16th to Saturday 18th March at 7.30pm
Congress Players Present
JUST THE TICKET
By Peter Quilter.
A very special performance by Congress Players last seen at Playhouse2 in the musical 'Bad Girls'
Just The Ticket follows the fortunes of Susan,a loud and lonely eccentric, who embarks on a solo trip to Australia to celebrate her 60th birthday. Searching for love and surrounded by chaos, she takes us on a compelling 90 minute journey through her hilarious life.
Tickets £10.00 on sale soon.
Saturday 22nd to Saturday 29th April at 7.30pm
Crompton Stage Society presents
DIAL M FOR MURDER
by Frederick Knott
A retired tennis pro plots the murder of his own wife—but when she turns the tables on her attempted assailant, she is convicted of murder. Can the police detective who brought her to trial now decipher the clues that will save her life? The play that inspired Hitchcock’s suspense classic weaves an ever tightening web of danger and deception.
Tickets £9.00 on sale 4th April
Friday 19th May at 8.00pm
SOUNDS OF SIMON AND GARFUNKEL
Tim Chu and Ian Bailey.
After years of busy individual touring schedules both Tim and Ian have now found the time to concentrate on this venture delivering the music of Simon and Garfunkel in their own unique way that also honours the original recordings, without falling into the regular tribute act category. There are no costumes, wigs or make up! Just two great musicians producing an ambient collection of some of Simon & Garfunkel’s much loved hits.
Tickets £12.50 in advance (£15.00 on door) Available 20th March
Sat 10th June to Sat 17th June at 7.30pm
LADIES IN LAVENDER
The final play of our 50th Anniversary Season.
Set in Cornwall in the mid 1930’s tellsof two ageing spinster sisters Ursula and Janet Widdington. Their lives are turned upside down when they discover a young man washed ashore on the beach, close to death. They nurse him back to health and discover he is a talented Polish violinist, on his way to seek a career in the USA. Despite her sister’s concerns, Ursuls falls in love with him. It leads to a journey of discovery for her and a poignant ending.
Friday 23rd June at 8.00pm
Actor,Singer,Songwriter Charlie Dore makes her debut at Playhouse 2. Famous for the recording of ;Pilot of the Airways Charlie has produced recordings for Celine Dion,Hayley Westernra,Status Quo with her collaborator Julian Littman. A show not to be missed.
Tickets £12.50 in advance (£15.00 on door) Available 17th April
Saturday 1st July at 8.00pm
From supporting Robert Plant, Eric Clapton,Paul Jones ,Phil Collins and many more music icons Mike is now the most exciting R’n’B and Rock pianist in the UK. The theatre will be shaking with this fabulous performer. He is back after a break of two years. Sure to be a sell-out.
Tickets £ 17.50 in advance (£20 0n door) Available 1st May
Saturday 15th July at 8.00pm
Classic Sax Solos
The UK’s finest Sax player brings our 20 years of Music Gigs to a momentous end with his Classic Sax Solos show. Expect ‘Baker Street’, ‘A million love songs’, 'Just the way you are' and many more. Snake has played Sax for the M People, Take That, The Eurithmics, James Brown,Paul McCartney etc and has been a Patron of Playhouse 2 for many years.
Tickets £17.50 in advance (£20.on door) Available 15th May.
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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.