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Creedence Clearwater Reimagined

16 February 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
In the 50th Anniversary year of the legendary Woodstock Festival, join us for this brand-new production showcasing one of the greatest and most important bands on the planet, Creedence Clearwater Revival. Creedence Clearwater Reimagined is a celebration of the music of this hugely influential band. Using original vintage gear and authentic costumes, this high energy show faithfully recreates the true sound and feel of CCR in the height of their fame.

The Bob Dylan Story

21 February 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
Join Bob and The Band on a nostalgic trip through and beyond 1960s America as hits including Like A Rolling Stone, Mr Tambourine Man, Blowin’ In The Wind, Knocking On Heaven’s Door, All Along The Watchtower, The Times They Are A-Changin’, Lay Lady Lay and many more are captured to perfection. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dylan’s famous 1969 comeback appearance at the Isle of Wight Festival and relive the moment as we feature classics performed on that heady late summer evening … the joyous romance of I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight, the whimsy of Quinn The Eskimo, and the trademark venom of Maggie’s Farm.

The Mousetrap

25 February 2019 - 19:30
Theatre, Southport Theatre
Discover why Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap has kept people guessing for so long, becoming the longest running show of any kind in the history of theatre. The scene is set when a group of people gathered in a country house cut off by the snow discover, to their horror, that there is a murderer in their midst. Who can it be? One by one the suspicious characters reveal their sordid pasts until at the last, nerve-shredding moment the identity and the motive are finally revealed. Experience shuddering suspense and a brilliantly intricate plot where murder lurks around every corner. Starring Gwyneth Strong

Hello Again...Neil Diamond

02 March 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
Using evocative imagery, video and narration to enhance the magic, Hello Again… takes you on a musical journey through Neil Diamond’s glittering 50 year career. From The Bang Years to the present day you’ll soon find yourself singing along to all the hits including Sweet Caroline, Hello Again, Love on the Rocks and many more.E

Alexander O'Neal

15 March 2019 - 20:00
Music, Southport Theatre
American RnB singer-songwriter Alexander O'Neal has had a music and television career spanning more than 30 years. O'Neal came to prominence in the middle of the 1980s as a solo artist, going on to release 14 singles that enterted the UK top 40 during the '80s and '90s, including If You Were Here Tonight, Fake, Criticise, (What Can I Say) To Make You Love Me and Love Makes No Sense.

Circus of Horrors

20 March 2019 - 19:30
Theatre, Southport Theatre
17 years after its conception at the 1995 Glastonbury Festival the show has gone on to tour the world achieving cult status and dragging Circus screaming and shouting into the 21st century and beyond. The new sensation, which stormed into the finals of Britain's Got Talent is packed with new shocks that will take you on a whirlwind journey featuring the most bizarre, unbelievable & unique performers in the world If Quentin Tarantino had directed Cirque Du Soleil then you would be only half way there.

The Solid Silver 60's Show

22 March 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
For over 30 years, the Solid Silver 60s Show has entertained the nation and celebrated the world’s most loved music. Known as an institution on the 60s circuit, SS60s is the original and premier sixties show, bringing you classic hits performed by the original hit makers. This year 60s favourites Peter Noone, Brian Poole and Dave Berry with Vanity Fare unite for what could be the last ever Solid Silver 60s. Don’t miss your chance to see this slice of sixties history as The Solid Silver Sixties Show tours the UK, bringing together the decades’ biggest artists singing their greatest hits and relive some of your fondest memories. This could be the last time!

Here Come The Girls

31 March 2019 - 19:30
Theatre, Southport Theatre
An all new show Here Come The Girls brings an exciting mix of individual performances and group numbers with their supporting dance partners. The show will have a mix of Ballroom and Latin routines and has been choreographed by Patrick Helm, this show promises to be a fresh and innovative with amazing routines to dazzle and wow you. Patrick will also perform on the show with Dianne! Dianne Buswell and Amy Dowden have established themselves on the hit BBC show Strictly Come Dancing and Chloe Hewitt also joins the cast of pro girls to make it the first Girls tour.

Thriller Live

20 April 2019 - 20:00
Music, Southport Theatre
Experience over two hours of non-stop hits from pop to rock, soul to disco in a show that pays homage Jackson’s legendary live performances and innovative dance moves executed with flair, precision and passion in a show that you will never forget. Expect your favourite songs delivered by an exceptionally talented cast and band, including: I Want You Back, ABC, Can You Feel It, Off the Wall, The Way You Make Me Feel, Smooth Criminal, Beat It, Billie Jean, Dirty Diana, Bad, Rock With You, They Don’t Care About Us, Dangerous, Heal the World, and Thriller plus many more!

Peter Pan - Easter Panto

27 April 2019 - 14:00
Family, Southport Theatre
Starring comedy legend Bobby Davro as Smee CBBC’s Tracy Beaker Dani Harmer as Wendy Disney Art Attack’s Lloyd Warbey as Peter Pan Let your dreams take flight at Southport Theatre this Easter. Join the boy who never grows up… Peter Pan and take part in his adventures with Wendy as they fly off to Neverland and meet some fantastical characters along the way; Tinker Bell, the Lost Children, Tiger Lily, Nana the dog, Pirates, Smee and of course Captain Hook.

Daniel O' Donnell

05 May 2019 - 16:00
Music, Southport Theatre
It’s no surprise that as one of the best loved artistes of our time, both at home and abroad Daniel O’Donnell is back touring again with a revamped band. Daniel’s concert shows around the world sell out on a regular basis. Daniel completed a very successful tour of the UK and also as short tour of the East coast in the USA. On both tours, his fans were blown away by his new show. Such is Daniel’s popularity that fans came from as far away as the USA and Australia to see him in his ‘Welcome Back’ concerts! There is no doubt but that Daniel intends to continue touring around the globe with his unique, life affirming shows of music, song and laughter, for a long time to come!

Soul II Soul

10 May 2019 - 20:00
Music, Southport Theatre
Iconic British band Soul II Soul will embark on a UK tour to mark of the 30 years of their hugely influential success, and paying tribute to their legendary debut album, Club Classics Vol 1.

Horrible Histories Live on Stage - Barmy Britain

11 May 2019 - 14:30
Family, Southport Theatre
We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it’s time to prepare yourselves for Horrible Histories live on stage with a brand new West End show that has never toured before - featuring all new scenes! Would you be shaken or stirred by Richard III? Mount a mutiny against King Henry VIII! See Mary Tudor knock the spots off Mary Queen of Scots! Will Queen Elizabeth I endure her terrible teeth? Would you be hanged by King James I for being a witch? Peep into the world of Samuel Pepys and help Georgian detectives find the headless man! Take a trip into the night with the night soil men and discover how to survive the first ever train ride! It's the history of Britain with the nasty bits left in!

Heather Small

11 May 2019 - 20:00
Music, Floral Hall
A very special evening with Heather Small. As Part of M People, Heather had hits such as Moving On Up, One Night In Heaven and Search For The Hero and albums like Elegant Slumming, Bizarre Fruit and Fresco achieving massive worldwide success. Heather became one of the seminal British voices of the 1990s, with the band winning the Best British Dance Act Award at the Brits in 1994 and 1995, as well as the Mercury Music Prize for Elegant Slumming. Heather has since had great successes with two solo albums – the title track of her Proud album has gone on to become the soundtrack to a whole host of very special events including London's successful 2012 Olympic bid, the 60th anniversary of VE Day in Trafalgar Square, the launch of Queen Mary 2, the Tsunami Relief Concert, England's victory at the Rugby World Cup celebrations, and the official ceremony marking the handover of the Olympic Games from Beijing to London.

Elkie Brooks : Live

12 May 2019 - 19:30
Music, Floral Hall
Elkie Brooks is one of the most successful singers the UK has ever produced. Since her career began in the early 1960s as a support act to The Beatles, she has won over a legion of fans worldwide. Referred to as 'the Queen of British Blues', she has had over a dozen UK hit singles and was officially recognised by the Guinness Book of Records as the most successful British female artist to release the most number of albums. Adele still has a long way to go to beat Elkie's thirteen top 75 albums!

Nick Lowe & Los Straitjackets

07 June 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
Nick Lowe has made his mark as a producer (Elvis Costello, Graham Parker, The Pretenders, The Damned), songwriter of at least three songs you know by heart, short-lived career as a pop star, and a lengthy term as a musicians’ musician. But in his current ‘second act’ as a silver-haired, tender-hearted but sharp-tongued singer-songwriter, he has no equal. Los Straitjackets are the leading practitioners of the lost art of the guitar instrumental. Using the music of The Ventures, The Shadows, and with Link Wray and Dick Dale as a jumping off point, the band has taken their unique, high energy brand of original rock & roll around the world. Clad in their trademark Lucha Libre Mexican wrestling masks, the “Jackets” have delivered their trademark guitar licks to 16 albums, thousands of concerts and dozens of films and TV shows.

Ian Waite & Vincent Simone - The Ballroom Boys

30 June 2019 - 15:00
Theatre, Southport Theatre
Strictly Come Dancing favourites, Ian Waite and Vincent Simone, are joining forces in 2019 with their brand new production - The Ballroom Boys. Argentine Tango legend Vincent and King of the Ballroom Ian will be joined by two professional female dancers and a wonderful vocalist. The night will be packed with dances, songs and loads of banter! Expect dances like the Waltz, Quickstep, Paso Doble, Foxtrot and, of course, the Argentine Tango. Get ready for a high intensity evening of glitz and glamour with Ian and Vincent... The Ballroom Boys!

Paul Carrack

04 July 2019 - 20:00
Music, Southport Theatre
Paul Carrack, one of the most revered voices in music and a figurehead of soulful pop for decades, will return to the delight his legions of admirers with the new album These Days on 7 September. The most accomplished collection of songs in his distinguished career, it features 11 brand new compositions, six of them Carrack solos and five co-writes with his old Squeeze bandmate Chris Difford.

The Drifters

13 July 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
The Drifters are back on tour in the UK with a brand-new show performing all their classic hits from the last six decades. The legendary group have previously been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, listed among the greatest artists of all time by Rolling Stone magazine and have produced an incredible list of hits - including; Saturday Night at the Movies, Come on Over to My Place, Stand By Me, Under the Boardwalk and many, many more!

Rhythm of The Dance 20th Anniversary tour

27 July 2019 - 19:30
Theatre, Southport Theatre
This dance and music extravaganza contains a wealth of Irish talent, an exciting 2-hour trip through hundreds of years of Irish dance and music, 22 award-winning World & Irish dance champions with 25 dazzling costume changes. Experience flailing fiddles, flutes, and inspiring dances along with live vocalists, all complemented by a top live Irish trad band of multi-instrumentalist musicians and a sensational sound and light show as seen on TV from China to California, from Siberia to Sydney. Worldwide, toes are tapping and hands are clapping to the feet of Rhythm of the Dance! Enjoy the 20th Anniversary tour of Rhythm of the Dance, five million fans across fifty countries already have!

Barry Steele - The Roy Orbison Story

03 August 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
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The Illegal Eagles

23 August 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
Following continued public demand the World’s Official No.1 tribute to the legendary rock band return in 2019 for more stunning vocals, tight harmonies and awesome guitar riffs! Described as 'flawless' by The Express, The Illegal Eagles are internationally renowned for their outstanding ability to recreate the Eagles’ distinctive sound with both flare and incredible authenticity. Featuring all of the Eagles’ classic hits including 'Hotel California', 'Take it to the Limit', 'Life in the Fast Lane', 'Take It Easy', 'Lyin’ Eyes', 'Desperado' and many more!

That'll Be The Day

24 August 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
Back by ever-growing popular demand, get ready to party as the UK’s favourite Rock & Roll variety production returns with another brand new show! Featuring incredible live music performances, this hugely entertaining Rock & Roll spectacular blends classic gold hits from the 50s, 60s & 70s, with bags of hilarious comedy! Celebrating an entire era of timeless nostalgia, the production is well known for its ability to make audiences return time and time again for a new experience. Now in its 33rd year of consecutive national touring, That’ll Be The Day is living proof that Rock & Roll will never die!

Don McLean

31 August 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
With over 40 gold and platinum records worldwide, Don McLean is one of America’s most beloved country artists. ‘Botanical Gardens’, his 19th studio album and first in 8 years. Don’s songs have become a staple in Americana music. His music has been performed by artists as diverse as Elvis Presley, Madonna, Fred Astaire, Chet Atkins, Weird Al Yankovick, George Michael, Josh Groban, Coolio and Ed Sheeran and his biggest hit "American Pie" was recognised with high honours by being inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2003.

James Acaster COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999

10 October 2019 - 19:30
Comedy, Floral Hall
Little Wander in association with PBJ Management present… James Acaster COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999 One time I bought a lasagne from the supermarket, heated it up in the oven and ate a bit of it and it wasn't very nice so I put it in the fridge because it felt wrong to dump a whole lasagne in the bin and then later on I ate a spoonful of the cold lasagne because I was drunk and it was absolutely delicious. It was 4am. I then changed the name of a WhatsApp I was a part of to COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999 because I had been thinking a lot about how 1999 was the best year of my life and also about how much I hate myself sometimes. The next day I was asked to name my new show. Come along.

Ben Elton Live

10 October 2019 - 19:30
Comedy, Southport Theatre
More than 30 years ago, Ben Elton exploded into the national consciousness hosting Channel 4’s ground breaking Saturday Live. Now, after a 15 year absence, the Godfather of modern stand-up returns to the medium he did so much to define. Back on the road with an all new stand-up show, Ben promises to try and make sense of a world which appears to have gone stark raving mad. As Ben says: 'The last time I toured I was still smarter than my phone. Things have definitely taken a funny turn.'

Jim Davidson - The People Fight Back

20 October 2019 - 19:30
Comedy, Floral Hall
The people’s favourite and one of Britain’s greatest ever comedians, Jim Davidson OBE telling it ‘like it is’. Are you fed up with this PC world we now find ourselves in? Well, come and see Jim’s brand-new and outrageous show. Enough is enough, It’s time to fight back! ‘Boy does Jim know how to deliver his gospel

Stewart Francis

01 November 2019 - 20:00
Comedy, Southport Theatre

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

20 November 2019 - 20:00
Comedy, Southport Theatre
Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things. Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love. But they’re just jokes - they are not the terrible things. Having political correctness at a comedy show is like having health and safety at a rodeo. Now you’ve been warned, buy a ticket.

Neil Oliver - The Story of The British Isles in 100 Places

27 November 2019 - 19:30
Theatre, Floral Hall
Neil was born to love Great Britain. During his 20 years travelling to every corner, and whilst filming BBC2’s Coast, he’s fallen in love all over again. From north to south, east to west it cradles astonishing beauty. The human story here is a million years old, and counting. The tolerant, easy-going peace we enjoy has been hard won and the places Neil’s seen have given him a unique view and understanding of British history. Hear in his amusing and entertaining way what it all means to him, and why we need to cherish and celebrate our wonderful countries.

The Sensational 60s Experience

30 November 2019 - 19:30
Music, Southport Theatre
Without doubt the most explosive 60’s show touring the UK, for one night only. With a brand new production for 2019. Six legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten. With the definite feel good factor this is must see 60’s show for 2019. Starring Mike Pender (Original voice of The Searchers) Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, The Swinging Blue Jeans, New Amen Corner and The Fourmost. Step back in time to when pop music was at its very best.