Sunday 26th October at 7.30pm
Join Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell as they tell the story of Tyneside’s favourite band in a special two-man acoustic show, where they’ll be performing those great songs, illustrated with tales, personal archive photographs and rare video.
Tuesday 28th October at 12.00 noon
Based on the popular book by Brain Patten. It is a thrilling, funny, family show which features yarns, fairy tales, fables and legends from around the world. Like many tales The Story Giant has at its core a dark and mysterious heart full of strange creatures and wild adventures performed by a cast of actor-musicians who will bring the book’s characters to the stage. Suitable for Age 7+
Thursday 30th October at 12.00 Noon
A fangtastic show packed with rib-tickling laughter and bags of audience participation. Join Kirsty, Jake and Melisa on a Halloween Adventure as they explore Blackdown Castle to find out about its history. They meet ghosties, ghoulies and things that go bump in the night and will need your help to unlock the secrets of the castle. The show is jam-packed with your Halloween Hits and amazing ultra-violet puppets. Suitable for Age 3 +
Thursday 6th November at 7.30pm
Brendan Shine is one of Ireland’s best loved singing stars who has had a string of hits over more than 30 years that he has been at the top, having made over 40 albums and released over 45 hit singles. Enjoy musical treats such as Do You Want Your Old Lobby Washed Down, Grandad, My Son, Galway Girl and The Rose of Castlerea.
Saturday 8th November at 8.00pm
Star of Channel 4’s ‘Stand Up For The Week’, BBC1’s ‘Live At The Apollo’ and ‘Michael McIntryre’s Comedy Roadshow’, and Dave’s ‘Argumental’, Seann is a charming and charismatic natural born observational storyteller, and one of the most frighteningly precocious talents to emerge from the UK comedy circuit in years.
Sunday 9th November at 3.00pm
Soprano Virginia Blakey returns to the Savoy to perform in another of the popular Sunday afternoon ‘Tea With’ series. Tea With Verdi: is a dramatic and musical presentation of the great composer’s life, loves and music.
His story is told through the eyes of Guiseppina Strepponi, his wife and companion of fifty years.
Saturday 15th November
Monmouth Big Band In Concert
Monmouth Big Band return to the Savoy with a programme of irresistible big sounds in flamboyant style. The evening will feature big band classics from the swing era, exciting latin and contemporary numbers and will showcase some brand new pieces written by our new MD Gareth Roberts (critically acclaimed Welsh jazz trombonist). Dancing in the aisles positively encouraged !
Wednesday 19th November at 7.30pm
Russell Kane was nominated for the main prize at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2008 and 2009 – a brilliant comedy talent.
Supported by Ignacio Lopez & Phil Evans.
‘A seriously good comedian‘ (The Times)
Friday 21st November at 7.30pm
As Neil Diamond prepares to mark 50 years at the top of his profession, singer and guitarist Bob Drury, described as the UK’s ‘Voice of Neil’, celebrates the life and work of this musical legend. Featuring songs from a hit filled career such as Cracklin’ Rosie, Sweet Caroline, Love on The Rocks, America, Play Me. Bob Drury’s one-man show is a ‘must see’ for all Diamond fans.
Wednesday 26th November to Saturday 29th November at 7.30pm
Off Centre Theatre present the original non-musical version of Willy Russell’s play, Blood Brothers. It follows the journey of two mothers and two sons: two mothers who grow to hate and fear each other; two sons who grow to love each other without realising why they have such a strong bond. You will be drawn into their world, laughing and crying as you witness their joys and tragedies – a deeply moving theatre experience. Amateur Production
Friday 5th December at 7.30pm
The Forgotten celebrates the 175th year of the Chartist movement in music, drama and song. It gives voice to the working men, women and children who joined in the protest against the injustices of the age. It tells of how they left their homes on a November evening to march to Newport and from there into history.
Wednesday 10th December
Chris Hadfield – You Are Here
Around The World In 92 Minutes
In ‘ You Are Here’ Chris Hadfield creates a virtual orbit of earth, giving us the big picture, this is our home. Now, through photographs – many never before shared – Hadfield reveals a fresh and insightful look at our planet.
Tickets: £ 6.00 – £3.00 redeemable against the book on the night.
Sunday 28th December to Thursday 1st January
Robin Hood is determined to bring prosperity to the forest by thwarting the cunning Sheriff of Nottingham. But the evil Sheriff has a new plan – the orphaned babes of his cousin offer him the chance of greater power and wealth, He secretly orders the murder of the babes.. and yes, only one man can save them - Robin Hood!
Tuesday 27th January
Very few comedians could turn the worst year of their life into a resounding success. Fresh from winning the most successful ever series of Big Brother by a landslide, comedy king Jim Davidson has done exactly that. ‘No Further Action’ will see Jim tell the story of his arrest and the nightmare 12 months that followed, the clearing of his name and winning the heart of the nation all over again.
Wednesday 4th March 2015 at 7.30
A brand new show about feeling bamboozled by the modern world. Jam packed with gags, anecdotes, riffs and occasional exasperated pleas to the sky. Will contain jokes about CGI, plugs and gang bangs. As seen in second-hand shops up and down the country, on Q.I (BBC2) and as heard on BBC Radio Wales amongst other things. Winner of a 2014 Radio Academy Award for sketch show “Here Be Dragons” “One of the sharpest comedic minds on the circuit.” The Guardian
Saturday 14th March at 7.30
With four sell out national tours, three DVD releases and a special for Comedy Central already under his belt, Andy Parsons, is back on the road in 2014 and coming to Monmouth.
“Hysterical live show. Andy Parsons is on fire” The Mirror
Friday 20th March at 7,30
From ‘Stars in their Eyes’ & ‘Buddy’ The Musical , Marc Robinson & The Counterfeit Crickets bring you all of Buddy Holly Classics .. Heartbeat , Peggy Sue , True Love Ways & It Doesn’t Matter Anymore. With horned rimmed glasses , authentic attire and the famous Stratocaster guitar!
A Rock n Roll show to make you ask ? Will Rock N Roll ever die ? That’ll be the day !
Saturday 25th April at 7.30
Richard Herring – Lord Of The Dance Settee
After covering weighty issues like death, love, religion and spam javelins, “The King of Edinburgh” is in a frivolous mood with this show about daftness, whether the term “cool comedian” is an oxymoron, and how Herring’s whole career is a failed attempt to top a piece of visual slapstick comedy he came up with at 16. Can he revisit the joke thirty years on or will it smash his old bones?
Tuesday 7th July 2015 at 7.30
The popular star of TV’s Street Psychic, Psychic Private Eyes and Psychic Academy, Tony Stockwell demonstrates his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones, all delivered with emotion, sensitivity and empathy.Tony Stockwell is a spiritualist medium and spirit communication is part of his own religious belief, but we accept differing opinions exist regarding mediumship. Any demonstration of mediumship is an experiment and results are not guaranteed.