Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay
Box Office: 01803 328385
Wednesdays 30th October. 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th November. 4th & 11th December 2.30pm & 8.15pm. Wednesday 18th Dec 2.30pm. Boxing Day 12 Noon & 3pm. Saturday 28th December 3pm.
New Year’s Day 12 Noon & 3pm.
The party’s on….and only comes this time of year to the Babbacombe Theatre in Torquay. The mood will be right, and the spirit of goodwill will abound in the all new family show, Wonderful Christmastime.
Comedy will feature throughout; in more than one guise! Enjoy comedic one liners, funny stories and numerous side-splitting sketches. If you like to celebrate the yuletide season with laughter, then this show will not disappoint.
Happy memories will come flooding back as the cast reminisce and share with you some enchanting musical moments. There will be songs from Phantom of the Opera, Anything Goes, Aladdin, A Star is Born and Sister Act, as well as pop classics and seasonal favourites that span the decades featuring hits from Ed Sheeran, Mariah Carey, Paul McCartney, The Waitresses, Tom Jones and Neil Diamond.
Regular headliners and Babbacombe favourites make a welcome return, comedian Andy Oakley is joined by special guest, ITV’s comedy impressionist Phil Lowen, X -Factor vocalist Sami-Jane, West End star Lily Laight and International singing sensation, Damien James. Their wealth of experience and versatility is undoubtedly what makes them so popular with the venue’s audiences.
Inspirational choreography slickly executed by Danze Fantastique perform the routines set by Sadie-Jane Beer. As they adorn the stage delivering pacey routines, the dancers are the ‘Christmas Wrapping’, adding the ‘joy’ to the ‘jingle’ that are the musical arrangements created by Musical Director, Pete Leonard.
Stylish lighting, projection and costume design, intensify the ambience and create the atmosphere for the festivities, ensuring your theatre experience is as colourful and creative as it is entertaining.
Typically, like snowflakes, Christmas memories gather and dance. Make new memories with your family and friends during a visit to see a Wonderful Christmastime. Whilst not the traditional family outing – that’s usually to see a pantomime – this production will raise your spirits, which is one of the defining qualities the season of goodwill should bring.
Managing Director, Colin Matthews continues to produce and direct the highly accredited shows, the venue is renowned for. His ability to combine both modern and traditional elements guarantees his shows retain their appeal. As Colin embarks on this all-new production, he hopes you will agree this show will be at the top of your Christmas list?
All show dates and times are as follows – Wednesdays 30th October. 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th November. 4th & 11th December 2.30pm & 8.15pm. Wednesday 18th Dec 2.30pm. Boxing Day 12 Noon & 3pm. Saturday 28th December 3pm and New Year’s Day 12 Noon & 3pm.
See and enjoy what’s promises to be one of the best shows in the region this Christmas at the Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay. For more information or to book your tickets call the Box Office on 01803 328385 OR visit www.babbacombe-theatre.com