I Love Christmas
Wednesdays 26th October – 7th December incl. 3pm & 8.15pm Wednesdays 14th, 21st & 28th December 3pm Boxing Day, 26th December & New Years Day 12 Noon & 3pm
Remember the reason for the season of goodwill, is LOVE and the cast of the Babbacombe Theatre’s all-new festive family show, I Love Christmas, promises you’ll enjoy a treasure chest of joyous entertainment and festive frolics, that will bring happiness and good cheer, enough to last you throughout the year!
Regular headliners and Babbacombe favourites make a welcome return, comedian Andy Oakley is joined by ex-Bucks Fizz music maker, Paul Fordham, accomplished musical theatre performer Joe Stone, singing sensation Claire Waring, familiar to many as a local musical theatre star, crooner Joe Harris, who will ‘give you his heart’ in more ways than one, Lucy Samuels and Sophie Beresford are swapping their dance shoes for a microphone, they will undoubtedly ‘levitate’ you, to new heights you never thought possible from a theatre auditorium. Combined their wealth of experience and versatility is undoubtedly what makes them so popular with the venue’s audiences.
Make new memories with your family and friends during a visit to see I LOVE CHRISTMAS. Whilst not the traditional family outing - that’s usually to see a pantomime - this production, inclusive of some of your favourite Disney characters, will raise your spirits, which is one of the defining qualities the season of goodwill should bring.
‘All (we) Want for Christmas’ is to ENTERTAIN you, as we wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, everyone!
PETER KAY Tribute
Saturday 15th July 7:30pm
A Big double header of comedy and music. Join the UK’s most authentic tribute to the comedy sensation Peter Kay with music from support act MEGAMIX!
With Peter kay coming back after 12 years and the world wanting tickets, We know we have all tried to “book it, pack it and” …well we know the rest.
So, if couldn’t get tickets, we bring you the next best thing right on your doorstep.
Delivering the iconic routines of the much loved funny man, Simons Tribute to Peter Kay will have you in fits of laughter from ‘Garlic Bread’ to his ‘Misheard Song Lyrics’. Simon really does have Peter Kay down to a tee.
The Elton John Show
Saturday 22nd July 7.30pm
“Music has healing power; it has the ability to take people out of themselves for a few hours.” Elton John. With over 300 million records sold, Sir Elton John is the most successful singer-songwriter of his generation.
The Elton John Show is the UK’s newest and most exciting Elton John tribute show to hit the stage. This production captures the very essence of the mega star’s flamboyance and complete talent with a performance that celebrates “Young Elton” at his energetic best. The evening wouldn’t be the same without the gimmicks….expect the lavish costumes and acrobatic piano hopping but more important expect a LIVE concert from a first class musician. Our Elton is a gifted piano player and entertainer giving a spirited and electric performance of a never ending back catalogue of incredible songs! From Rocket Man to Tiny Dancer, the energy of The Elton John Show is not to be missed.
Showaddywaddy 50th Anniversary Concert Tour
Saturday 5th August 7.30pm 2023
This tour will mark the 50th Anniversary of Showaddywaddy. ‘The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 5 decades!
Their 50th Anniversary Concert will be a dynamic and uplifting show featuring their greatest hits, many of which reached number one in the pop charts of Europe. ‘Under The Moon of Love’, ‘Three Steps to Heaven’, ‘Hey Rock & Roll’, ‘When’, ‘Blue Moon’, ‘Pretty Little Angel Eyes’ and many, many more.
Oh What A Night
Friday 18th August 7.30pm 2023
OH WHAT A NIGHT! IS BACK for 2023
This show takes you back in time on a musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, now immortalised in the multi-award winning show Jersey Boys, which has been packing theatres worldwide since its debut in 2005.
With a repertoire which needs no introduction, OH!WHAT A NIGHT! combines infectious personalities, amazing vocals, slick harmonies and even slicker dance moves to deliver a show full of energy and nostalgia which will leave you wanting more! Don’t miss the ultimate celebration of one of the world’s greatest Rock & Roll bands!
The American FOUR TOPS
Saturday 9th September 2023 7:30pm
It’s the show jam packed with sweet soul music and Motown magic that continues to leave audiences dancing and chanting for more following each outstanding performance.
This explosive show is guaranteed to leave you breathless. Get ready, cos here it comes.
Anthems of Rock
Saturday 16th September 7:30pm
Some people just wish they lived in another era, the era of classic rock!
Anthems of Rock takes you back to the heyday of 80’s rock. Telling the story of how 3 men born in the 90’s grew up listening to what they define as ‘real music’ and have to come to terms with the fact that not only were they born too late to experience it but the music industry has moved on; or has it?
This rock opera is like nothing you’ve seen before! With fireworks, flames, amazing lighting and exacting attention to detail with 3 West End credited vocalists and backed by one of the best 5-piece bands on the planet, relive the hits from rock gods such as Journey, Aerosmith, Queen, Bon Jovi, Kiss, AC/DC, Van Halen, and many more!
If you are a fan of live classic rock, this is the show for you!
TIM VINE - Breeeep!
Friday 29th September & Saturday 30th September 7.30pm
It's Tim Vine and he's back with a brand new stand-up show! Come and enjoy a mountain of nonsense, daft one-liners, joyful songs, wobbly props and ridiculous humour. (Plus utter drivel.) Witness the stupidity. Then leave. Switched on the Christmas lights in Cheam two years on the run. All tickets non-repundable!!!
‘Is there a more ludicrous comedian in Britain?’ (The Times)
ELVIS Good rockin' Tonight
Friday 10th November 7.30pm
Enjoy a Rockin' Ride through the amazing breakthrough years of Elvis Presley.
Witness for yourself the rise of the king and all the amazing hits from 1953-1958 including ‘Hound Dog' ‘Heartbreak Hotel' ‘Don't be Cruel' and many more.
World Champion Elvis tribute artist Emilio Santoro (as seen on final of Americas got talent 2022) stars as Elvis with his full authentic 50’s band ‘The Memphis Moon Boys'