A musical full of comedy and catchy tunes, pearlies, aristocrats and unrequited love presented by Ulverston Amateur Operatic Society.
Ulverston Community Calendar
Get stuck into arts and crafts with the whole family at our free Coro Craft Mornings – a perfect chance for the kids to get creative in a fun and friendly environment. Each session, run by local Ulverston artist and Coro staff member Amy Whelan, will take a different theme – from a large-scale group ... Read more
The life of Charles Dickens becomes strangely entangled with that of his famous character Scrooge in this brand-new piece of theatre, soundtracked by colourful Victorian popular songs and street music, haunting old carols and lively folk dance music. It’s Charles Dickens’ last Christmas Eve: 1869. Against his doctor’s wishes, he gives one of his acclaimed ... Read more
A tale of wisdom in our eternal quest for love, identity and belonging. Mowgli’s daring adventures in the dangerous world he inhabits are brought to life through inventive shadow theatre, original music and colourful digital projection. You may think you know Jungle Book, but Indigo Moon Theatre’s version is inspired by the poetry & spirit of ... Read more
We invite you to the edge of your seat, to the darkest corners of the night for a chilling, original adaptation of M.R. James' classic supernatural thriller. Our advice? Don't come alone… Expert on the so-called supernatural, Edward Dunning is a scholar and a sceptic. But when he crosses paths with the mysterious Mr. Karswell, ... Read more
65 million years in the making, it’s the greatest prehistoric show on earth. Join our intrepid rangers on a quest to recover the data crystal, restore power to the island and save the dinosaurs! Are you ready for the adventure? Stomp, roar and swish your tail as we introduce you to some of the most ... Read more
Using Max Richter’s recomposed version of Vivaldi’s seminal work The Four Seasons, James Wilton Dance present a work of immense physicality, driving energy and sweeping beauty. One of Europe’s most in-demand dance companies, this work features James Wilton Dance’s signature blend of capoeira, acrobatics, martial arts and classical dance, alongside stunning stage and costume designs. ... Read more
Live comedy with four award-winning, Edinburgh Festival-storming, prime time TV-smashing, rib-splitting, side-tickling, extremely funny acts: Paul McCaffrey, Josh Pugh, Hayley Ellis and Jack Gleadow. Paul McCaffrey As seen on Live at the Apollo, Russell Howard’s Good News and Stand Up Central, the support act of choice for Sean Lock and Kevin Bridges. Josh Pugh Former English Comedian of the ... Read more
Liquid Nitrogen clouds! Fire tornados! Hydrogen bottle rockets! The UK's favourite science show is back and more explosive than ever! Join our presenters as they dive deep into the world of science and look at how it shapes everything around us – with a few loud bangs along the way. They’ll take an anarchic approach ... Read more
'Let's Get Together And Feel Alright' as the company that brought you the acclaimed RUSH - A Joyous Jamaican Journey, bring you this brand new narrated musical charting the life of the King of Reggae, Bob Marley. Get ready to enjoy songs like One Love, No Woman No Cry and Is This Love all played live on stage by the ... Read more
Wildly satirical, visually stunning and deeply moving, Oh! What a Lovely War is a theatrical experience like no other; a fusion of live music, movement, songs and sketches bringing to life the folly, farce and tragedy of the First World War. More than a century on from the Armistice, Joan Littlewood’s musical entertainment Oh! What A ... Read more
Tom Fletcher’s interactive adventures for big imaginations are leaping from page to stage, as the beloved ‘Who’s in Your Book?' series makes its debut as a brand-new musical show. A group of performers are preparing to start their show, but quickly discover they are not alone on stage. Little Monster wants to be part of the fun ... Read more
Friends and colleagues gather to say farewell to Dave Thursby, deceased veteran comedian and ‘national treasure’. But how much do they really know about Dave – or each other? Come and find out in local am-dram Ulverston Outsiders' latest production. With razor-sharp repartee, Wife After Death skewers the absurdities of life and death. Sparks (and worse) will ... Read more
Enjoy a dazzling production of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker - the world-famous ballet that continues to capture the hearts and imaginations of all generations. It’s the night before Christmas, and young Clara is gifted a seemingly ordinary man-shaped wooden nutcracker by her mysterious godfather. But as the clock strikes midnight an extraordinary transformation occurs: the Nutcracker comes ... Read more
Bridget Christie is hot, but not in a good way. The 51-year-old, critically-acclaimed stand-up leaks blood, sweats, and thinks that Chris Rock is the same person as The Rock. It’s a menopause laugh-a-minute with a confused, furious, sweaty lady who is annoyed by everything. The Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award-winning comedian cannot ride the motorbike she ... Read more
Join us for an extraordinary ‘performance meal’ in which you will sit together at the table with our performers, who will re-tell stories, anecdotes and memories gathered from the people of Ulverston, as well as some of our own: stories about food - food growing, making and eating - and stories about life. These stories ... Read more
Buddy Holly and the Cricketers herald in the Yuletide festivities with Holly’s hits, other contemporary classics, and some Christmas crackers all wrapped up in a fast, furious, and funny feast of entertainment. This breathtaking show has rocked ‘n’ rolled audiences across the globe – from Cardiff to California, Barking to Bangkok, Swindon to Sweden – ... Read more
Join the dynamic Jess Gillam Ensemble for a warming, wintery concert featuring some festive favourites and music spanning centuries. This sparky and energetic ensemble return after a sold out show at The Coro last year. Featuring saxophone, strings, bass, percussion and piano, they players are rooted in classical music but take inspiration from many different ... Read more
When her baby brother's beloved toy bear disappears into the mysterious Christmas Toy Shop, Lucy has no choice but to dust off her deerstalker hat, grab her mini magnifying glass and follow it... However, on the other side of the door is a wild turkey chase of epic proportions. Join Lucy as she tries to ... Read more
Neil Gore presents a one-person version of the classic novel by Robert Tressell featuring projection, political conjuring tricks, and live music. Meet the famous characters and enjoy the scenes, speeches and songs, with the Great Money Trick as its centrepiece. This enduring and absorbing classic story of a year in the life of a group ... Read more
See two of the finest UK Rhythm 'n' Blues bands on one incredible bill. Nine Below Zero released their classic debut LP ‘Live at the Marquee’ in 1980. The band kept the momentum going with ‘Don’t Point Your Finger’ in 1981 before releasing their third and final LP on A&M Records, ‘Third Degree’ (1982). Nine ... Read more
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