If Monday to Friday is all about “work, work, work, work, work” (just as Rihanna says in her song), make the weekend be all about “fun, fun, fun, fun, fun”. With all these amazing shows coming up this weekend, October 13th-15th, it will be a shame not to buy tickets to at least one of them. Musical theatre fans are the happiest this weekend because there are a lot of amazing shows scheduled this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. But there are also stand-up comedy shows, orchestra, drama and even magic shows you can attend. Too difficult to decide upon one? We’ve prepared a list of our top 12 suggestions for this weekend to make it easier for you, so here there are:
When it comes to Elaine Paige, it’s sufficient to say that she has contributed significantly to musical theatre stage as we know it today. Both singer and actress, she managed to impress everyone with her talent. This Friday, October 13th, you have the chance to watch her perform at Truro Hall for Cornwall in Truro, at 6.30 pm. Buy your ELAINE PAIGE tickets right away!
If you’re looking for a musical show to attend this weekend, we have a great suggestion for you: Our House. In 2003, it won the Oliver Award for Best New Musical and the team hasn’t stopped from touring on both national and international scale ever since. It’s the best choice for this Friday, October 13th if you want to escape the mad world. Where and when? Blackpool Opera House in Blackpool at 7.30 pm. Don’t forget your OUR HOUSE tickets.
For those who are in love with ballet shows and have never missed the chance to go to one, we have great news: The Scottish Ballet has gone touring this October and they’re performing “Stravinsky”, one incredible show that is going to leave everyone mesmerized. Come get your SCOTTISH BALLET DANCES – STRAVINSKY ticketsand be this Friday, October 13th at Festival Theatre Edinburgh, at 7.30 pm.
It seems that this weekend is about musicals because there’s another great show coming up this Friday, October 13th – Geordie. It tells the tale of Geordie’s life, which will heart-warm even the toughest audience. Get your GEORDIE THE MUSICAL tickets and be at Tyne Theatre in Newcastle Upon Tyne by 7.30 pm.
Want to see an authentic Broadway show without going all the way to America? Well, it will be possible this Saturday, October 14th. Buy some HAIRSPRAY (TOURING) tickets and let yourself carried away back to the 1960s, because that’s when the story of this musical is placed. Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre at 7.30 pm. Be there!
This Saturday, October 14th is going to be magical in the true sense of the word due to this amazing show coming up in London at Leicester Square Theatre. West End Magic is the premier magic show in London that features some of the most renowned names in magic, which means you have no excuse to miss it. Buy your WEST END MAGIC tickets and be there by 3.30 pm.
”It was unforgettable”, “Exceptional show”, “Loved all of Jonathan’s performance” are the words of those who have already seen Last Night Of The Autumn Proms, an amazing show that makes for the perfect choice for a Saturday evening. On October 14th, this show will be performed at Bridgewater Hall in Manchester, at 7.30 pm. You can buy your LAST NIGHT OF THE AUTUMN PROMS tickets from here.
Don’t worry, our suggestions for this weekend are not limited to musical theatre and orchestra shows. We also have great stand-up comedy shows coming up and one of them is scheduled for this Saturday, October 14th, starring Jason Manford. You’ll only have a good laugh if you buy your JASON MANFORD - WORK IN PROGRESS tickets and be at The Maltings Theatre in Berwick-Upon-Tweed, by 7.30 pm.
Damien Escobar began his career as a violinist in 2003 and since 2012 he has been a solo artist. He managed to amaze everyone with his unique “crossover violin” musical style, which combines different styles, such as jazz, R&B, pop, hip-hop and even classical. This Sunday, October 15th, he’s coming to London to perform an amazing show at Islington Assembly Hall at 7.00 sharp. Get your DAMIEN ESCOBAR tickets ASAP.
You really need to find a way to get distressed this weekend and recharge your batteries for the following workweek and in our opinion, the best option is to go to a theatre show. Signed, Sealed & Delivered seems to be just perfect for fans of romance and drama shows. Save the date and location: October 15th, at Grimsby Auditorium in Grimsby, at 7.30 pm. Buy your SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED tickets first.
Jimeoin, or James Eoin Stephen Paul McKeown, his real name, is one amazing British stand-up comedian and at the same time an actor, who made his debut back in the 1990s as the host of a large-audience television show. He’ll make you laugh and he’ll put you in a good mood. The “Ridiculous” show is scheduled for this Sunday, October 15th, at Charter Theatre in Preston, at 7.30 pm. But first, buy your JIMEOIN – RIDICULOUS tickets.
Even though you may have been to live comedy shows before and you have an idea on what these shows are all about, you should know that Austentatious is unique, unlike anything you’ve seen before. What makes it so special? The fact that everything that happens on that stage, all lines and moves are fully improvised. If the name and this short description have already caught your attention, go and buy AUSTENTATIOUS tickets for this Sunday, October 15th and be at The Lowry in Salford Quays by 8.00 pm.