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You think Science is boring? Think again; this is science like you have never seen it before.
Mark Thompson's Universe and Astronomy Science Show (Family 11+) • Mark Thompson's Spectacular Science Show (6+)
Magic, acknowledged as performing the best Queen concert not only in the UK but probably the world, have produced another masterpiece. A concert dedicated to the music of ELO – ‘Magic a kind of ELO’, a concert not to be missed. See both shows on consecutive nights for the special offer price of just £30, a saving of £9!
Magic - A Kind of ELO • Magic - A Kind of Queen
Morecambe Fringe proudly presents Dr. John Cooper Clarke with special guests. John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’. Since then his career has spanned cultures, audiences, art forms and continents.
The iconic Dervish have been entrancing audiences with their magical Irish traditional music for over 25 years. Their core sound revolves around the tight and intuitive interplay between Flute, Accordion and Fiddle, accompanied by the Bodhran, Bouzouki, and Mandolin, plus the beautiful voice of Cathy Jordan.
The Morecambe Gospel Bayfest returns for a second year. The weekend will be a celebration of Gospel music and will feature artists from throughout the British Isles. The aim of the event is to glorify God and provide a forum for Gospel music in the north west of England. The weekend will be hosted by Paul Jones from Manfred Mann and his wife Fiona Hendley.
Irish wildlife cameraman and television presenter Colin Stafford-Johnson is one of the world’s most acclaimed and internationally awarded filmmakers. Illustrated with his own stunning film footage and photography, the talk promises unique natural history stories and special wildlife encounters in what promises to be a spell binding evening.
Darkside, the Pink Floyd Show, make a return visit to Platform, Morecambe in their 13th year of touring with the ‘You Gotta Be Crazy’ Tour featuring Pink Floyd’s iconic psychedelic and progressive rock music.
Mick Miller got his big break on ITV’s “New Faces” in the 70s which was the premier talent show of its day. He became a household name when he was a regular on ITV’s “The Comedians” and has continued to work solidly ever since.
ANDY FAIRWEATHER LOW & THE LOW RIDERS FEATURING THE HI RIDERS SOUL REVUE. Andy Fairweather Low came to prominence as the lead singer in Amen Corner. The 60s saw them clock up hit after pop hit.
THE THREE DEGREES with original members Helen Scott & Valerie Holiday. All the way from the USA…for their 50th Anniversary Tour. The Three Degrees are well known for their soulful voices, beautiful gowns, and fabulous stage shows.
Benedict Allen - one of the world’s most renowned adventurer-explorers - will be telling tales from his extraordinary career. Benedict will reminisce with never-before-seen material from his travels across the globe.
Endorsed by Lionel Richie, this brand-new production features a stellar line-up of world class musicians and the awesome talent of Malcolm Pitt as the voice of Lionel Richie in this high octane show which includes all the greatest hits...2018 Best Newcomer Winner at the National Tribute Music Awards.
The LPSO are a musical/comedy showband following in the tradition of Spike Jones and The Nitwits, but with a modern slant…Do not be fazed by their name; The LPSO are much more than a skiffle band!
Iain Matthews first gained attention as a founding member and vocalist for Fairport Convention. He moved on to create Matthews’ Southern Comfort, exploring his interest in American music. The new MSC, a quartet, is a spectacular band, representing both the past and the present.
A chance meeting at their local Black Fen Folk Club in Cambridge uncovered Hannah and Ben’s shared musical passions and sympathies, that over time has developed into a unique and intimate show of American roots and English folk music.
Enjoy this annual performance of traditional brass band music and service of remembrance. Proceeds are donated to the British Legion Poppy Appeal, Burma Star Association and other local ATC and the Army and Navy cadets.
It took Michael Portillo little more than 10 years to get a seat in the Commons and then rise in power and esteem to a point where he was a favoured leader of his party and possible future PM. Listen to his story, told with a “parliamentary stand-up” wit, and then feel free to question him about it.
Live at Lancaster Town Hall. Mountain biking superstar Steve Peat tells the story of his illustrious racing career; the bikes, the world cups, the parties and the pursuit of the seemingly elusive World Championship title which some thought might never come!
The Real People, or "The Realies" as they are known to their fans, formed in 1987 and over the following four years were as pivotal as The La's and The Stone Roses in reinventing rock & roll, after the synth-led new wave music which had dominated the 80s. Plus support TBA.
Alexandr Misko is a 20-year-old fingerstyle guitarist from Russia. He has more than four and a half million views on his own YouTube channel and his recent cover of "Billie Jean" has reached more than 30 million views on Facebook. In 2018 Alexandr will be supporting the legendary guitarist Jon Gomm.
For many years, the BBC Radio presented Music While You Work, partly, as a war-time effort to encourage workers in their industrial roles, but for long after the WWII finished, the programme remained very popular. The PCO will present three programmes as experienced on the wireless.
Over the last two decades Talon have risen from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful theatre touring shows in the UK and the ‘Greatest Hits Tour 2018’ will once again feature the Eagles timeless back catalogue.
‘THE LEGENDARY BAY CITY ROLLERS! - The Story of The Bay City Rollers’ is a brand new show that has been taking UK theatres by storm and is now set to continue its run into 2017/18. Starring Les McKeown, the voice on ALL the Bay City Roller Hits.
The Osmond Brothers – Alan, Wayne, Merrill, and Jay, recorded their first album in 1963. Since then with the addition of Donny, Marie, and Jimmy, the family has released approximately 200 albums. Merrill and Jay continue to perform together, now entering their sixth decade performing as The Osmonds, playing hits like ‘One Bad Apple’, ‘He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother’, ‘Down By The Lazy River’ and ‘Love Me For A Reason’ plus many more!
Buddy Holly and the Cricketers once again herald in the Yuletide festivities with Holly at Christmas, the show that is now as traditional as mulled wine and mince pies!
An all-girl Rock band who exploded onto the scene two years ago and have gone from strength to strength. Their impact has been such that they were invited to appear alongside The Happy Mondays & The Buzzcocks. Support from Three Dimensional Tanx.
Carols & Capers 2018 - Maddy Prior & the Carnival Band. Festive favourites such as The Holly and the Ivy and I Saw Three Ships rub shoulders with secular carols like The Boar's Head and dance tunes like Old Joe Clark.
Lighting up the stage with joy and verve has always been Shooglenifty’s USP, but with new fiddler in the shape of pint-sized fireball Eilidh Shaw they’ve upped the ante. The band will be showcasing some electric new tunes and a full-on set of old favourites.
Legendary 60s Liverpool band The Merseybeats return with support from Golly’s Rock-Ola and Reelin & Rockin. Originally formed in 1961 they had a string of hits and performed at the famous Cavern Club alongside The Beatles more than any other band of the era.
Following last year’s sell-out performances, Honalee Media are delighted to present a brand new show this festive season… All children's tickets include a present from Father Christmas in our special meet, greet and treat after the show !
The Houghton Weavers, the UK’s leading Comedy/Folk group, have been at the forefront of the country’s music scene for over four decades with a hectic concert schedule. Featuring the collective talents of Tony Berry, Jim Berry, David Littler and Steve Millington they entertain their audiences with a mixture of songs and humour.
The Searchers have been touring the globe, entertaining audiences of all ages for more than 50 years and they have now decided to retire. This Farewell ‘solo’ Concert will not only include all their famous hits, but also many album tracks and well-known favourites, as well as anecdotes and reminiscences of their remarkable career. Their final EVER Morecambe gig!
The PCO proudly presents its 12th annual New Year Viennese Concert to celebrate another new year in Viennese style.
Anthropologist, author and broadcaster Professor Alice Roberts has been delving into Britain’s past, and making archaeology programmes, for nearly twenty years. Alice will share insights, anecdotes and behind-the-scenes stories from her personal journey to explore Britain’s past, with footage from her programmes and excerpts from her books.
Jackie Oates is synonymous with the reinvigoration of English folk. Her mellifluous voice, plaintive fiddle and tantalizing approach to traditional songs has gained her several BBC Folk Awards. Jackie's performance at The Platform will feature a full live band.
Celebrating the incredible music of Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton & Cream - Voodoo Room are a stunning high energy ‘Power Trio’ featuring some of the U.K.’s finest musicians whose credits include: Steve Winwood, Massive Attack, Arthur Brown, Fish, Thunder, Lulu etc.
‘MAGIC’, famous for their incredibly successful ‘A ‘Kind of Queen Concert’ have done it again in this new concert ‘Magic a kind of ELO’, where they perform with breathtaking precision the legendary songs of ELO,The Electric Light Orchestra’.
On 9th March 1974 ‘Seven Seas of Rhye’ reached No.10 in the UK pop charts, followed in October by ‘Killer Queen’ which went to No.2. The legend was born! Hear and see Magic proudly performing the music of Queen, now with more energy, a bigger line-up and a massive new sound.
The Circus of Horrors is back with a bang and a brand new show, Psycho Asylum which includes an amazing amalgamation of acts, driven by a rock n roll soundscape, a show that will have you sat on the edge of your seat when not falling off it with laughter.
You think Science is boring? Think again; this is science like you have never seen it before. Explore the strange and magical properties of matter with fireballs, fire tornadoes and explosive chemical reactions. Mark Thompson has been enthralling audiences for over 20 years with his fascinating journeys around the Universe. Now he turning his attention to things a little closer to home. Suitable for a family audience from 4 years upwards.
What is our place in the Universe? In this fascinating journey of discovery around our Universe, TV astronomer and author Mark Thompson tackles all the hard stuff and turns it into easily digestible chunks with the help of some amazing and fun explosive demonstrations.
T.Rextasy have now been performing around the world for over 20 years, a career that ironically out lives Marc Bolan’s very own T.Rex. They have been described by many as ‘beyond the boundaries of tribute’.
Jason is delighted to announce that he is extending his Amazing Midlife Crisis Tour into 2019 with a final series of dates. Celebrating his 50th birthday and with a wealth of tantalising tales under his belt, this autobiographical show will zigzag back and forth through his life, with stories about Neighbours, Ten Good Reasons, Kylie, Joseph, I'm A Celebrity, Strictly and much, much more.
Steve Harley, the original Cockney Rebel, tours frequently with his Acoustic Trio, playing an intimate, unique and atmospheric show. The performance promises subtle lyricism, mingled with great improvisation and rocky rhythms.
This outstanding live stage show features original Commitments cast members and Musicians from the Sir Alan Parker Bafta award-winning and Golden Globe and Oscar® nominated film and multi-million selling sound track albums.
Brothers Patrick and Gregory Kane formed Hue and Cry in 1983 and the duo made a huge impact in the late 80’s with the albums ‘Seduced and Abandoned’ and ‘Remote’ as well as massive hit singles such as ‘Labour of Love.’ To date Hue and Cry have sold in excess of two million records worldwide.
The legendary sound, spirit and attitude of the mighty AC/DC is alive and kicking… and set to be unleashed across the UK in 2019. THE AC/DC EXPERIENCE – arguably Britain’s best AC/DC tribute band brilliantly nail the power and look of the stadium rock gods' incendiary stage performance, backed by a state-of-the-art lighting and projection show.
Following the huge success of their sell out headline gig at The Platform in 2018, and fresh off the back of becoming the first band from Lancaster to reach the top 40 of the official UK album charts, the Massive Wagons return! With special guests Aaron Buchanan and The Cult Classics.
Money For Nothing is a tribute to the Dire Straits like no other before. Prepare to be captivated by the authentic sounds of one of the most successful rock bands of all time.