A Christmas Carol
Friday 2 December and Saturday 3 December, 7.30pm-10.00pm
On Christmas Eve, the most magical night of the year, the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is whisked away on a terrifying journey through the past and into the future, accompanied by three fearsome ghosts determined to make him realise the true meaning of Christmas.
Charles Dickens’ classic ghost story is brought alive in this wonderfully traditional production, complete with beautiful period costume, song, dance, and a magnificent original musical score. Join Chapter House Theatre Company and celebrate Winter 2022 with the most heart-warming production imaginable to melt the hearts of even the sternest of Scrooges. Now in its eleventh year of touring A Christmas Carol, Chapter House returns to wonderful venues with this most beautiful family-friendly rendition of one of the most memorable Christmas stories ever written.
Strictly Christmas – Len Phillips Swing Orchestra
Saturday 10 December, 7.30pm-10.00pm
Nothing says Christmas like Bing Crosby, Michael Bublé and the classic sound of a big band. This year, the Len Phillips Swing Orchestra is back to celebrate in style with Strictly Christmas. Dance the night away with some of the best loved Christmas tunes of all time.
The Len Phillips Swing Orchestra have an international reputation with dancers for getting the tempo just right; playing everywhere from the Blackpool Tower Ballroom to London's Ritz Hotel. This really is the most wonderful time of the year, so put on your dancing shoes and bring in the holiday season with the iTunes Jazz Chart topping Len Phillips Swing Orchestra and A Swingin' Christmas.
A Swingin' Christmas – Len Phillips Swing Orchestra Featuring Gary Williams & Julia Sullivan
Sunday 11 December, 3.00pm-5.30pm
Direct from the hit Sky Arts show “100 Years of Big Bands” hear Britain’s most popular Big Band live!
Nothing says Christmas like Bing Crosby, Michael Bublé and the classic sound of a big band. This year, the Len Phillips Swing Orchestra is back to celebrate in style with A Swingin' Christmas. A seasonal family favourite show, it's packed with some of the best loved Christmas tunes of all time like Jingle Bells, Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer and many more.
Star of the West End’s Rat Pack, Gary Williams has performed worldwide, from the BBC Concert Orchestra to the Melbourne Symphony, Bestival to Buckingham Palace. He's been described as "The UK's leading standard bearer for the supercool era" by the London Evening Standard and will be singing some of the biggest holiday hits from Sleigh Ride to Let It Snow, evoking the style and charm of golden age of the crooners.
Julia Sullivan is a tour de force of a big band singer, in the mould of Peggy Lee and Ella Fitzgerald. Having performed at venues from Ronnie Scott’s to The Jazz Café, she is fast becoming one of most talked about big band singers on the scene today. Julia brings to the stage the magic of the greatest female singers with everyone's holiday favourites, including Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, The Christmas Song and Silent Night.
This really is the most wonderful time of the year, so get your friends together and bring in the holiday season with the iTunes Jazz Chart topping Len Phillips Swing Orchestra and A Swingin' Christmas.