Russian State Ballet and Opera House • The Nutcracker - A lavish Ballet for the festive season • 24 November 2019
We welcome the return of the very popular Russian State Ballet and Opera House on their 2019 UK tour with their beautiful production of The Nutcracker -A lavish Ballet for the festive season.
Music by Pyotr I. Tchaikovsky
Featuring live Orchestra with over 30 musicians
This is a vibrant and enchanting full touring ballet production with snow flurries, sweets, princes, magic and love are just some of the elements that will be brought together by this renowned Russian company. A highly accessible ballet, full of familiar music such as the Waltz of the Flowers and the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy.
A magical start to the Christmas season for all.
The Nutcracker is an eternal seasonal favourite, directed and choreographed by the former award winning Bolshoi Ballet Soloist, Konstantin Uralsky.
This ballet continues to capture the hearts and imaginations of all generations across the world. It is a truly captivating piece of theatre, a wonderful introduction to ballet whilst retaining its appeal for anyone who is familiar with it.
For more information, please go to https://amande-concerts.co.uk
Tickets now on sale www.dundeebox.co.uk
Ant Middleton • Mind Over Muscle Tour • 19 September 2019
Ant Middleton, best known as the Chief Instructor for Channel 4’s hit shows, SAS : Who Dares Wins, Mutiny and Escape has added new dates to the Mind Over Muscle Tour for September 2019 due to phenomenal demand.
This brand new show for 2019 from the No. 1 Sunday Times Best Selling Author will bring the ‘elements’ to the audience through lighting, sound and set. The show will recreate what mental strength it took behind the scenes for Ant to complete his recent SAS series and his huge Everest challenge. Plus throughout Ant will take the audience through a motivational journey of self-help and self-discovery. Ant said:
“I am so excited to take my brand new show on the road in 2019. I want to bring my recent expeditions to life and show how mental strength can help overcome huge challenges. The mind is stronger than muscle and I promise to take audiences on an incredible journey”
Born in Portsmouth and raised in rural France, Ant Middleton set his sights on a career in the armed forces and didn’t stop striving until he achieved his goal. He has achieved the ‘Holy Trinity’ of the UK’s Elite Forces (P Company, Commando Course, UK Special Forces Selection) and thanks to his huge range of Special Forces experience, Ant has invaluable skills in survival and endurance. His appetite for adventure and extremes has no limit and has lead him to take on some amazing challenges.
Ant burst onto our TV screens in 2015 on Channel 4’s SAS : Who Dares Wins. Ant and other ex-Special Forces soldiers recreated the SAS's secret selection process in the ultimate test of physical and psychological resilience. The new series currently on our screens Sundays at 9pm on Channel 4 sees Ant lead a group of 25 men and women high into the spectacular and punishing Andes Mountains in Central Chile. (Watch now on All 4 sas-who-dares-wins).
Last year Ant released his first book 'First Man In: Leading From The Front' which reached No. 1 on The Sunday Times Best Seller List and climb the highest mountain in the world in ‘Extreme Everest with Ant Middleton’ which tested him further than ever before. Watch the incredible documentary now on All4.
Carole • The Music of Carole King • 25 October 2019
This Show is the story of the career of one of the most successful and admired songwriters in the history of popular music…
With a cast of the UK’s finest musicians, singers and dancers, we tell the story of the music of Carole King, from its early beginnings in New York in that hotbed of creativity that was the Brill Building to life in LA, The Troubadour Club and the singer-songwriter movement of early 70’s California.
Featuring not only songs from the Carole King songbook but also songs that were written and recorded by some of the greatest artists and songwriting partnerships and iconic artists such as Aretha Franklin, The Drifters, The Shirelles, The Monkees, The Beatles, The Everly Brothers, Dusty Springfield, Little Eva, Herman’s Hermits and James Taylor.
Dr Hook • Starring Dennis Locorriere • 8 November 2019
Dennis Locorriere the talented, and charismatic frontman, with his brilliant group of players and singers, has been bringing that unmistakable Dr Hook sound to Sold Out audiences all around the world.
Now, to celebrate five decades of timeless music, the band is announcing their 50th Anniversary Tour with a spectacular new show that will cover their rich musical history, from the biggest hits to album favourites.
Gary Mullen & The Works • One Night of Queen • 13 September 2019
In 2000, Gary Mullen won ITV’s “Stars In Their Eyes” Live Grand Final, with the largest number of votes ever received in the shows history…
The record of 864,838 votes was more than twice that of the runner-up. Gary began touring on his own and in 2002 formed a band ‘The Works’, to pay tribute to rock legends Queen.
Since May 2002, ‘Gary Mullen and the Works’ have performed throughout the UK, USA, Europe, South Africa and New Zealand to sell-out audiences. The outfit have also twice rocked the prestigious BBC Proms in the Park, in front of a very enthusiastic crowd of 40,000.
One Night of Queen is a spectacular live concert, recreating the look, sound, pomp and showmanship of arguably the greatest rock band of all time.
This show will ROCK you!
Jimmy Carr • Terribly Funny • 27 September 2019
Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things. Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love…
But they’re just jokes - they are not the terrible things.
“Having political correctness at a comedy show is like having health and safety at a rodeo…”
Now you’ve been warned, buy a ticket…
- Age restriction : Over 16s
- Max 10 tickets per customer
Show will finish approximately at finish 10.00pm.
Bill Bailey • Larks In Transit • 29 May 2019
Bill Bailey: Larks In Transit
Caird Hall – Wed 29 May 2019
8 pm Prompt – LATECOMERS NOT ADMITTED.
Larks in Transit is a compendium of travelers’ tales and the general shenanigans of twenty years as a travelling comedian. With musical virtuosity, surreal tangents and trademark intelligence, Bill Bailey tackles politics, philosophy and the pursuit of happiness. Plus, he fashions a symphony from a ringtone, tells the real story of Old McDonald, and a re-imagines the Stars and Stripes. Two decades of touring larks from a comic described by the Daily Telegraph as ‘the brainiest comic of his generation’.
“A genuine marvel”
The Herald Sun in Melbourne
“Virtuoso…Comedy’s Mozart” The Sunday Times
“Joyous, playful, effortlessly funny” Time Out
“A mind to thrill – breathtaking” Metro
“Bailey cuts a world-beating swathe all of his own” Evening Standard
The ELO Experience • Sensational Tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra Greatest Hits and More Tour. • Friday 15 March 2019
The ELO Experience - Sensational Tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra Greatest Hits and More Tour.
Celebrating the great music of Jeff Lynn and The Electric Light Orchestra. The legacy left by Jeff Lynne & . barely needs any introduction - suffice to say that between 1972 and 1986 they achieved more combined UK and US Top 40 hits than any other band on the planet! '10538 Overture','Evil Woman', 'Living Thing', 'Diary of Horace Wimp', Don't Bring me Down' and of course 'Mr Blue Sky' went on to become the soundtrack of our lives.
In 2016 Jeff Lynne's ELO came back to prominence with the release of a brand new album - Alone In The Universe and a UK and World tour. The ELO Experience 2019 tour will included the greatest hits from an extensive and impressive back catalogue spanning over 45 years.
Blending rock rhythms with classical influences, ELO also released many classic albums such as 'A New World Record', 'Discovery' and 'Out of the Blue', and many sell out tours which further established them as one of the most important and influential bands ever.
The ELO Experience are the world's foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra. With a sensational string section, a stunning light show and large screen projection to further enhance the experience, why not come along and enjoy this incredible show which accurately reproduces the songs and sounds and takes you on a magical musical journey through time.
The ELO Experience have been bringing the music of Jeff Lynne and The Electric Light Orchestra to the live stage for over 12 years.