Category Archives: Previews

RuPaul’s Drag Race Superstar Announces Additional Performance Due To Phenomenal Popular Demand.

RuPaul’s Drag Race season 5 winner Jinkx Monsoon will be co-starring in critically-acclaimed comedy-cabaret show The Vaudevillians at Unity Theatre as part of Homotopia Festival 2017 and has added a second performance due to popular demand.

Throughout the 1920s, Kitty Witless and Dr. Dan Von Dandy toured the United States as The Vaudevillians, wowing audiences with their edgy, original music. One day, while touring through Antarctica, they were victims of a devastating avalanche and were buried under two tons of sleet and snow – instantly freezing them alive.

They Will Rock You As The U.K.’s Number One Queen Tribute Band Perform At The Epstein Theatre.

Freddie Mercury fans in Liverpool will be going Radio Ga Ga over the news that the U.K’s number one Queen tribute band will be playing at The Epstein Theatre this autumn.

Sweeney Entertainments presents Supreme Queen live in concert at the theatre on Hanover Street on October 14th and this dazzling tribute act is guaranteed to blow your mind.

Supreme Queen has been paying homage to the world’s most theatrical and dramatic rock band, Queen, for over 20 years, and in that time has had a huge impact on audiences across the U.K., Europe and Asia. Front man, Scott Maley, plays an uncannily realistic ‘Freddie’ with just the right look, stage persona and, most importantly of all, the most incredibly powerful voice!

Sensational Comedy, If The Shoe Fits, Returns To The Stage for Its 10th Anniversary.

Boom Boom Productions, the producers that brought you the smash hit comedies Brakin’ Pad and Bon Voyage, are returning to New Brighton’s Floral Pavilion with the award winning comedy If The Shoe Fits to celebrate its ten year anniversary after numerous sell out shows.

Meet the staff of Goody 2 Shooz…

Sally has a problem

Chas has a secret

Daphne has ambition

Jamie has a tip off

Liz has toes like monkey nuts

When a bombshell is dropped, will the staff stick together like a handmade Louboutin or fall apart like a Primark ‘Ugg’ boot?

Liverpool Based Tmesis Theatre Announce News Of Their Brand New Show Happy Hour.

Following a successful National tour in 2015 of That’s Amore, Happy Hour will open at Liverpool’s Unity Theatre for three nights in October before embarking on a 14 date U.K. tour.

The company combine their trademark physicality with humour, music, and text from long-term collaborator Chris Fittock to create a poignant, fast paced, comedy exploring our 21st century obsession with happiness and success.

Happy Hour will be hitting theatres nationwide this Autumn, opening at the Unity Theatre in Liverpool, on 5th October, followed by dates in St. Mary’s Creative Space, Chester, The Atkinson, Southport and The Arts Centre, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk.

Boogie On Down With T.Rextasy At The Epstein Theatre This Autumn.

Ever wished you could have gone to a Marc Bolan concert? Or maybe you were lucky enough to go to one in the 70s and you’d love to relive the memories all over again?

On Saturday 26th of November, the Epstein Theatre gives the audience the chance to turn back the clock… for one very special anniversary show.

T.Rextasy, now accepted as the world’s only official live tribute band dedicated to Marc Bolan and T.Rex, were awarded the accolade of ‘The Best Live Tribute Band in the U.K.’ by B.B.C.1 television and they are hitting The Epstein as part of their I Love to Boogie 40 year anniversary tour presented by Sweeny Entertainments.

The Overtones Announce 2016 Christmas Dates.

The Overtones have firmly established themselves as the number 1 vocal harmony group. Since breaking in 2010 with their debut Good Ol’ Fashioned Love, the group has established their reputation as an act with the unique ability to deliver consistently uplifting music infused with exquisitely crafted vocal harmonies. It’s no wonder that they have sold over a million records and had five Top 5 albums!

Last year they released their Christmas album, Good Ol’ Fashioned Christmas, accompanied by a major U.K. tour that had fans of all ages dancing in the aisles.

Get Dark, Get Connected, Get Hypnotised- This July At The Epstein Theatre.

Prepare for big music, big shows and big laughs at The Epstein Theatre this July where there’s a little bit of something for everyone!

For those Pink Floyd fans in your life, Saturday 2nd July, sees Darkside – The Pink Floyd Show lighting up the theatre with a spectacular mix of music, projected images and a stunning lighting show. Darkside will take the audience on an eclectic musical down musical memory lane, bringing to life the massive back catalogue of one of Britain’s most enigmatic bands, that truly changed the face of progressive rock music forever.

The Greatest Love Story Ever Told Comes To St. George’s Hall.

Chalice Media is set to thrill and delight audiences of all ages with a roaring 1920s adaptation of one of Shakespeare’s greatest tragic love stories.

Director Laura J. Harris and her company of actors will present Romeo & Juliet at St. George’s Hall on Saturday, 2nd and Sunday, 3rd July 2016.

Join the cast and crew in the stunning surroundings of St. Georges’s grand Concert Hall for an evening not to be missed!

This ‘Guns and Gangsters’ prohibition era spin on the classic tale of two star crossed lovers will see the Chalice gang transforming the Concert Hall into a Capulet-owned Speakeasy.

Young People Tackle Mental Health Stigma Through Film, Baggage, At The Plaza Community Cinema.

Stage Door Theatre Trust is a Youth Theatre group from Crosby. They are passionate about drama and want to use the Film as a platform to address the stigma surrounding teenage mental health issues. They have already produced a theatrical performance which runs alongside the film and was performed at The Lantern Theatre, Liverpool in December 2015.

“Some of us have witnessed friends go through depression and anxiety and have different experiences which we wanted to highlight in the film. There can be a lot of pressure put on teenagers. As individuals we found help by talking to each other and feel that we need to encourage others to look out for friends and family who may show symptoms of mental illness but may not know what to look for” (Young Actor). 

Experience Forbidden Nights This October In St. Helens.

St. Helens Theatre Royal is going to be getting audiences hot under the collar with this brand new full-production male variety show, Forbidden Nights, coming to the St. Helen’s Theatre Royal for one night only.

On Friday 7th October 2016, a troupe of professionally trained performers, hand-picked from around the U.K. with charisma, undeniable talent, sparkling personalities and, not forgetting, honed physiques, bring their classy, all male variety show to warm up a cold autumn night in St. Helens.

The show boasts a full theatre production featuring explosive choreographed group routines and spectacular solos from each of The Forbidden and is fun, sexy and sophisticated and perfect for a fun group night out!