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The Whitney Houston Show Kicks Off U.K. Tour In St. Helens.

Whitney Houston fans are in for a treat this Autumn when The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show comes to St. Helens Theatre Royal on Friday 1st September, the first date in the shows 2017 U.K. tour! The show has gone from success to success since its inception in 2013, boasting sell-out shows in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Europe and the U.K.

The two-hour stage show – an uplifting tribute to the music and memory of global superstar and pop icon Whitney Houston – features the breath-taking vocal talent of South African songstress Belinda Davids who brings Houston’s biggest pop hits and ballads to life, live on stage.

Oh, What A Night To Be Had In The St. Helens’ Theatre Royal This May.

The award-winning production Let’s Hang On, endorsed by Frankie Valli himself, celebrates the music of one of popular music’s most successful bands of all time and it’s coming to St. Helen’s Theatre Royal on Saturday 13th May!

In this remarkable production Let’s Hang On takes you on a musical journey through the prolific career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. You will hear the story of these blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks who wrote their own songs invented their own sound and took the world by storm all before the age of 30.

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!

Radio City’s Claire Simmo Stars In The Wizard Of Oz This October At The Theatre Royal.

Wondering how to entertain your little Munchkins over the October half term holiday? Then take them on a journey somewhere over the rainbow to The Merry Old Land of Oz!

Following sell-out seasons in 2013 and 2014, Regal Entertainments’ enchanting production of The Wizard of Oz returns to St Helens Theatre Royal from Saturday, October 24th to Sunday, November 1st.

Starring Charlotte Gallagher (Snow White and Peter Pan) as Dorothy and Radio City’s Claire Simmo as Glinda, this magical show is sure to put a smile on the faces of even the Wicked Witch of the West!

Milton Jones Brings Critically Acclaimed Show, Temple Of Daft, To St. Helens.

Due to popular demand, one-liner king Milton Jones is adding a further 71 dates to his critically acclaimed U.K. tour, Temple of Daft, which includes a visit to St. Helens Theatre Royal on Wednesday 11th November and tickets are on sale now.

In total, Milton will perform 170 dates from February to November 2015. Having already received phenomenal five and four star reviews, this show is certainly one to watch.

The show is a side-splitting tale of a madcap journey as Milton follows in the footsteps of his great-uncle (who looks suspiciously like Milton). Unlike his previous shows it’s a story, but there are still lots and lots of ridiculous gags as well as the trademark multi-coloured shirts and big hair.

Pilkington Musical Theatre Company Present The Addams Family – The Musical At St. Helens Theatre Royal.

The Addams Family remains one of the finest television exports to have found its way across the Atlantic to British television viewer’s hearts. For those of a certain age and those that have come across it thanks to video, D.V.D. and repeats on the small screen, the love story between Gomez and Morticia is as romantic as it is funny, the family is as cooky as they are creepy and anything goes in their lives as long as the family plays and works together.

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Liverpool Sound and Vision Rating 7/10

Cast: Mickey Finn, Clare Bowles, Charlie Griffiths, Lynne Fitzgerald.

As with many old, but undeniably great, habits and ways, the great British local pub, the bastion of native ways and hopes and drama, has for many years been on the road to serious decline. Cheap alternatives driven by greed and solitude have become the normal pursuit in some respects that the social constraints in which bound a community, a section of the communal population together has been driven headlong into a nearby abyss of soulless apathy.

Smash Hit Musical, Blood Brothers, Makes Its Way To St. Helens Theatre Royal.

Following sell out seasons in the United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and Japan, the international smash hit musical Blood Brothers continues to tour the U.K. and comes to St Helens Theatre Royal from Monday 17th November for one week only. Hailed as one of the best musicals of all time, Blood Brothers has triumphed across the globe. Scooping up no less than four awards for best musical in London and seven Tony Award nominations on Broadway, Blood Brothers is simply unmissable and unbeatable. This epic tale of Liverpool life ran in London’s West End for 24 years and has been touring the U.K. since 1995.

Linda Nolan To Star In Jack And The Beanstalk.

Last Christmas, Peter Pan was officially the hottest show in town, smashing box office records, and this year’s Easter panto Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs became yet another critically acclaimed success. However, things are set to get even bigger this Christmas as Regal Entertainments LTD are delighted to announce that family favourite, Jack and the Beanstalk – the biggest panto of them all – is set to take centre stage at St Helens Theatre Royal in a colossal Christmas show, running Friday 5th December 2014 to Sunday 11th January 2015.

St Helens Theatre Royal Rolls Out The Red Carpet for Its Spring/Summer Season.

St Helens Theatre Royal are putting out the red carpet as a number of familiar faces take centre stage in what is set to be a star-studded spring/summer 2014 season. From chart topping singers, to award-winning actors alongside some of the U.K.’s best loved entertainers, 2014 is set to be a year to remember and one not to be missed!