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May 2017
£5.00

REVOLTING DIRTY STEW

Sunday, 28th May, 2017 at 6:00 pm

"I guess you think you know this story. You don't. The real one's much more gory" Revolting Dirty Stew is an adaption of the much loved Roald Dahl classics , Revolting Rhymes, Dirty Beasts and Rhyme Stew. Following the adventures of Red Riding Hood, Dick Whittington, Snow White and more, this show is one for children of all ages.

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£5.00

REVOLTING DIRTY STEW – CANCELLED

Monday, 29th May, 2017 at 2:00 pm

This show has been cancelled - The Sunday shows are still available to book - http://bit.ly/2rXpnFK   "I guess you think you know this story. You don't. The real one's much more gory" Revolting Dirty Stew is an adaption of the much loved Roald Dahl classics , Revolting Rhymes, Dirty Beasts and Rhyme Stew. Following the adventures of Red Riding Hood, Dick Whittington, Snow White and more, this show is one for children of all ages.

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£5.00

REVOLTING DIRTY STEW – CANCELLED

Monday, 29th May, 2017 at 6:00 pm

This show has been cancelled - The Sunday shows are still available to book - http://bit.ly/2rXpnFK   "I guess you think you know this story. You don't. The real one's much more gory" Revolting Dirty Stew is an adaption of the much loved Roald Dahl classics , Revolting Rhymes, Dirty Beasts and Rhyme Stew. Following the adventures of Red Riding Hood, Dick Whittington, Snow White and more, this show is one for children of all ages.

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June 2017
£2.50 – £3.50

JUNE MONDAY CLUB VARIETY SHOW

Monday, 5th June, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A Special Forces show. Carole Scadding - Welcome return of this fantastic vocalist Pete Lindup - Multi instrumentalist Roy Chapell - A voice like Bing. Bobby King - Funny man who’s young at heart.

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£18.00

QUEENS OF COUNTRY

Friday, 9th June, 2017 at 7:30 pm

We are sorry but this show has been cancelled due to illness. Any refunds will be processed by the Booking Office

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£21.00

SERIOUSLY DEAD

Saturday, 17th June, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Seriously Dead is a comedy play about a deceased bank robber, a café owner and a lovesick ghost which will have the audience in hysterics. This is an up-lifting tale guaranteed to make you feel that even when your numbers up - life’s party never ends - It simply moves to another location.

Starring: Crissy Rock (Benidorm, I’m a Celebrity) Frazer Hines (Emmerdale, Dr. Who)

Billy Pearce, Leah Bell and Paul Dunn

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£12.50

DUNCAN HEATHER IS… ‘MORE THAN A TENOR’

Saturday, 24th June, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Duncan Heather is..."More Than A Tenor" "More Than A Tenor" is the latest creation by the internationally renowned vocalist Duncan Heather. It incorporates songs and anecdotes acquired throughout his extensive career in Musical Theatre. Duncan takes the audience on a journey through many genres of song including West End and Broadway, swing, opera and contemporary popular music, all done with his theatrical flair and live musicians. He has a warming personality and a natural comedic approach to match his breathtaking…

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£9.00

DANCE FUSION 2017

Friday, 30th June, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Pupils from the Bernese school bring you a varied and entertaining family show, demonstrating their skills in Ballet, tap, jazz, hiphop and musical theatre. Come along, support the talent and enjoy the choreographed pieces which provide you with a high energy show.

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July 2017
£9.00

DANCE FUSION 2017

Saturday, 1st July, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Pupils from the Bernese school bring you a varied and entertaining family show, demonstrating their skills in Ballet, tap, jazz, hiphop and musical theatre. Come along, support the talent and enjoy the choreographed pieces which provide you with a high energy show.

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£9.00

DANCE FUSION 2017

Saturday, 1st July, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Pupils from the Bernese school bring you a varied and entertaining family show, demonstrating their skills in Ballet, tap, jazz, hiphop and musical theatre. Come along, support the talent and enjoy the choreographed pieces which provide you with a high energy show.

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£2.50 – £3.50

JULY MONDAY CLUB VARIETY SHOW

Monday, 3rd July, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Peter Holden - Vocal entertainer Amy Toole - Young and bubbly vocalist. Peter Koziura - The return of the popular accordion man.

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£17.50

TONY STOCKWELL – PSYCHIC MEDIUM – NEW DATE

Wednesday, 5th July, 2017 at 7:30 pm

NEW DATE - ALL TICKETS FOR 12 APRIL 2016 SHOW WILL BE VALID FOR THE NEW DATE. Tony Stockwell uses his Special Gift to help people in their quest for consolation and on Wednesday 5th July 2017 he will be visiting the Thwaites Empire Theatre, bringing messages of comfort to those who need to hear and understand that a friend, loved one or someone they cared about can still be with them. During his 25 years working as a Medium, Tony has…

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£7.00 – £9.00

KATRINA’S DANCE ACADEMY PRESENTS ‘BANDTASTIC’

Friday, 7th July, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Katrina's Dance Academy Presents 'Bandtastic' - A showcase of dance celebrating the world's best bands! Group booking discount available - Contact the Booking Office on 01254 685500 for more information.

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£7.00 – £9.00

KATRINA’S DANCE ACADEMY PRESENTS ‘BANDTASTIC’

Saturday, 8th July, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Katrina's Dance Academy Presents 'Bandtastic' - A showcase of dance celebrating the world's best bands! Group booking discount available - Contact the Booking Office on 01254 685500 for more information.

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£7.00 – £9.00

KATRINA’S DANCE ACADEMY PRESENTS ‘BANDTASTIC’

Saturday, 8th July, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Katrina's Dance Academy Presents 'Bandtastic' - A showcase of dance celebrating the world's best bands! Group booking discount available - Contact the Booking Office on 01254 685500 for more information.

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£7.00 – £10.00

LET’S DANCE 2017

Saturday, 15th July, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Chantelle's Dance Academy brings you performances with music from movies, musicals and TV. A variety of genres from ballet to street dance will showcase the schools dancer, from age 3, who love to perform.

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£7.00 – £10.00

LET’S DANCE 2017

Saturday, 15th July, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Chantelle's Dance Academy brings you performances with music from movies, musicals and TV. A variety of genres from ballet to street dance will showcase the schools dancer, from age 3, who love to perform.

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August 2017
£2.50 – £3.50

AUGUST MONDAY CLUB VARIETY SHOW

Monday, 7th August, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Jeff Lee - Blackpool’s brilliant vocalist (Last at the Empire with the Four Tops. Jean Pasquill - Welcome return of the Doris Day voice. Mark James - Visits the Monday club for the first time. Mark has worked professionally on land and sea in over 40 countries worldwide for over a decade. He combines world class sleight of hand magic with comedy, juggling and even escapology to create a show like no other. He is a regular performer at the World…

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£15.00

ELVIS REMEMBERED

Saturday, 19th August, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Elvis remembered takes you through the career of the King of Rock n Roll, Elvis Presley from the hits of the 50s n 60s to the concert shows of the 70s. Paul Molloy and The Memphis band bringing you a full two hour live show.

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£10.00 – £30.00

DINOSAUR INVASION

Saturday, 26th August, 2017 at 2:00 pm

In an old abandoned laboratory setting Doctor Stone is awaiting the arrival of Professor Flint from the World renown Dinosaur Museum to see the findings in a part of the building which appear to be some remnants from the Jurassic age. Unbeknown to him Mr Ug Lee the caveman and cheeky chimpanzee by the name of Chip has overheard him and have told their not very nice boss Nick 'O' Saurus who decides to try to get hold of these…

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£10.00 – £30.00

DINOSAUR INVASION

Sunday, 27th August, 2017 at 2:00 pm

In an old abandoned laboratory setting Doctor Stone is awaiting the arrival of Professor Flint from the World renown Dinosaur Museum to see the findings in a part of the building which appear to be some remnants from the Jurassic age. Unbeknown to him Mr Ug Lee the caveman and cheeky chimpanzee by the name of Chip has overheard him and have told their not very nice boss Nick 'O' Saurus who decides to try to get hold of these…

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September 2017
£15.00

MICHAEL THE LEGACY

Friday, 8th September, 2017 at 7:30 pm

'MICHAEL THE LEGACY' Starring Craig Harrison A jaw dropping Tribute to Michael Jackson celebrating the life of the KING OF POP sees Craig Harrison, one of the most dedicated and well respected Michael Jackson Tribute artists in the world along with top choreographers and musicians all joining forces to bring you the most exciting and accurate MJ production to date. Craig Harrison's award winning Michael Jackson show has taken him all over the UK and worldwide with performances in places…

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ONE NIGHT WITH YOU – CANCELLED

Saturday, 9th September, 2017 at 7:30 pm

SORRY - BUT THIS SHOW HAS BEEN CANCELLED - REFUNDS WILL BE PROCESSED BY THE BOOKING OFFICE Helping to raise funds for the theatre Ray Shenton and Keith James perform a tribute to the smash hit songs of the late great Billy Fury and Elvis Presley. Come on down and sing along to your hearts content in this two hour extravaganza of music that has stood the test of time and influenced generations of music lovers worldwide. Ray and Keith…

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£10.00 – £14.00

BEAT THE ODDS

Saturday, 9th September, 2017 at 7:30 pm

SPECIAL EARLY BIRD OFFER AVAILABLE UNTIL 31st JULY! An evening of comedy, music, horse racing & how two legends BEAT THE ODDS. Bob Champion is an English former jump jockey who won the 1981 Grand National on Aldaniti. His triumph was made into a film 'Champions' with Actor, the late John Hurt playing the sporting legend. At the height of Bob's career he was diagnosed with cancer in July 1979 so after undergoing extensive treatment to fight this battle his…

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£13.00 – £15.00

KEEP IT CASH

Friday, 15th September, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Keep it Cash proudly centre their tribute show around the uncanny natural sound-alike quality of Dave Burnhams voice. They began rehearsing back in 2001, playing their first gigs around 2002 in pubs and small venues. Keep it Cash have now performed hundreds of sold out shows to thousands of people in many countries across the world including: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Australia, Germany, America, Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales.

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£15.00

WANNABE – The Spice Girls Show

Saturday, 16th September, 2017 at 8:00 pm

Introducing Wannabe, the Spice Girls Show. Spice Girls remain the biggest girl band of all time with 9 number 1 singles, 80 million record sales, World tours, movies & a musical to their name. Featuring your favourite Spice Girls hits, the Wannabe show recreates the era of Girl Power and gives you a night out to remember! From the chart stomping ‘Spice Up Your Life’ through to the hip shaking ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’, they will take you…

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£20.00

TWIST & SHOUT

Sunday, 17th September, 2017 at 7:30 pm

This musical powerhouse of a show starts with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962 through to the era of Flower Power and Free Love of the late sixties. Featuring incredible performances and beautiful bespoke costumes, Twist & Shout will transport you back to the sights and sounds of the ‘Swinging Sixties’. With over 40 songs this is a non-stop feast of music that features a 4 piece live band and cast of 6 singers and dancers performing hits such…

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£15.00

PINKED FLOYD

Saturday, 23rd September, 2017 at 7:30 pm

A unique tribute to Pink Floyd based in North West England, Pinked Floyd have been entertaining audiences since January 2014 with an engaging audio and visual performance. From festivals to pubs to private functions and theatres they aim to get people on their feet with an energetic show faithful to the studio and live albums of Pink Floyd. The 2 hour set contains music from the last 48 years from the classic albums Meddle, Relics, The Wall, Dark Side Of…

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October 2017
£15.00

ROB-B-WILLIAMS

Saturday, 7th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

International tribute star Rob-B-Williams is bringing his Heavy Entertainment Tour 2017 to Thwaites Empire Theatre. Having visited the theatre previously as a special guest alongside Empire favourites Re-Take That. We are overjoyed to have this incredible performer bringing his very own show and along with his sensational live band will be performing all of the greatest and latest hits from brit icon Robbie Williams illustrious career. Let Me Entertain You, Candy, Rock Dj, Feel, Love My Life, Mixed Signals, She's…

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£16.00

FORBIDDEN NIGHTS

Thursday, 12th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Forbidden Nights 'Circus Just Got Sexy' Tour Roll Up! Roll Up! A new kind of circus has just rolled into town... this muscle rippling, body glistening, and lip bitingly sexy show is so much more than you can possibly imagine; think Cirque Du Soleil mixed with Magic Mike. Expect to be tantalised, teased and tormented throughout, as the Cast perform heart-racing tricks in an electric fusion of daring routines, sensuous choreography with a few men in uniform thrown in for…

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£15.00

UPBEAT BEATLES

Friday, 13th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Did you miss The Beatles first time around? Don’t miss them now! From Beatlemania to Psychedelia and Beyond… It's 1963 and a new band is taking the country by storm, playing a heady mixture of Blues, Motown and Rock ’n’ Roll… With the songs that changed a generation, this show will have you tapping your feet from the opening bars…..dancing in the aisles…..and screaming like you did (or would have!) in ’63! From the depths of Liverpool’s Cavern Club all…

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£18.00

BE BOP A LULA

Saturday, 14th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

The West End smash hit comes to town starring five giants of rock’n’roll – Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury, Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly. . . In 1960 American rockers Eddie and Gene flew in from the States and were joined by British heartthrob Billy Fury for the UK’s very first multi-artist rock’n’roll tour. Reviewers were appalled by the on stage antics. Audiences screamed their approval. British youth culture was born. Relive these seminal concerts in the company of…

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£12.00

TAKE THE MIKE

Sunday, 15th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

We are excited to bring another great line up of comedians to Thwaites Empire Theatre, Sunday 15th October 2017. We aim to make this show a night to remember at this superb venue.

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£8.00 – £10.00

VARIETY SPECTACULAR

Thursday, 19th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Variety Spectacular presented by Des Day.

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£12.00

A NIGHT WITH NORMAN PRINCE & PAUL JOHNSTON

Friday, 20th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

The Thwaites Empire Theatre, Blackburn will see a real ‘treat’ on Friday 20th October 2017 with a return visit of ‘Lancashire favourites’ Norman Prince and Paul Johnston when they return with their 2 hour show of Lancashire songs and humour! Norman was the front-man and leader of the country’s top comedy folk group, The Houghton Weavers, for over 24 years and his humour and tales were a major part of the Weavers success over many years. Their TV series ‘Sit…

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£16.00 – £18.00

THE SIMON AND GARFUNKEL STORY

Friday, 27th October, 2017 at 7:30 pm

The Simon & Garfunkel Story The UK's biggest, most successful Simon and Garfunkel theatre show with a full live band. Featuring West End, award-winning leading man Dean Elliott (Buddy Holly in 'Buddy - The Musical') and a full cast of talented actor- musicians, 'The Simon and Garfunkel Story' takes you back through the 'Groovy' times of the 1960s. It tells the story of both Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel from their humble beginnings as Rock 'n' Roll duo Tom And…

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£7.00 – £25.00

SPOOKTAZTIC 2

Saturday, 28th October, 2017 at 7:00 pm

After an almost sell out show Taz is back by popular demand with the comedy halloween show SpookTAZtic 2. Just like last year there is lots of audience participation, comedy magic and games and don’t forget the gunge tank. Taz is an award winning family entertainer and a finalist in the UK family entertainer of the year competition. With over 20 years of experience as a comedy entertainer he promises you will have an amazing time, the show isn’t scary so…

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£8.00 – £30.00

HOOT OWL – MASTER OF DISGUISE

Sunday, 29th October, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Watch out! I am HOOT OWL. I am hungry. And here I come! Hoot Owl is no ordinary owl -  He's a Master of Disguise! And he plans to use his cunning camouflage powers to gobble up the tiny animals of the night. Trouble is, Hoot Owl's prey keep escaping! Is Hoot Owl as masterful as he thinks he is? Will he become a member of the Owl Parliament? And will he EVER succeed in catching himself some dinner? Original…

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November 2017
£18.00

MAGIC – ELO

Saturday, 11th November, 2017 at 7:30 pm

‘MAGIC’, famous for their incredibly successful ‘A ‘Kind of Queen Concert’ have done it again in this new concert ‘Magic a kind of ELO’ where they perform with breathtaking precision the legendary songs of ELO, The Electric Light Orchestra’. Magic’s outstanding vocal and musical talents are augmented with the addition of Dave Chapman, a sensational keyboard player, who reproduces the complex orchestral sounds that is part of the ELO legend, making this concert a must for all lovers of great…

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December 2017
£10.00 – £44.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Friday, 1st December, 2017 at 7:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £44.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£10.00 – £44.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Saturday, 2nd December, 2017 at 2:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £44.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£10.00 – £44.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Saturday, 2nd December, 2017 at 7:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £44.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£10.00 – £44.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Friday, 8th December, 2017 at 7:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £44.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£11.00 – £48.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Saturday, 9th December, 2017 at 2:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £44.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£11.00 – £48.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Saturday, 9th December, 2017 at 7:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £44.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£11.00 – £48.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Sunday, 10th December, 2017 at 2:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £48.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£11.00 – £48.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Sunday, 10th December, 2017 at 7:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £48.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£10.00 – £44.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Friday, 15th December, 2017 at 7:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £44.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£11.00 – £48.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Saturday, 16th December, 2017 at 2:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £48.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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£11.00 – £48.00

PANTO – CINDERELLA

Saturday, 16th December, 2017 at 7:00 pm

FAMILY TICKETS – 2 ADULTS & 2 CHILDREN FOR JUST £48.00 What happens when you cross the most magical time of the year with the most popular fairy tale of all? You get Thwaites Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions’ spectacular professional pantomime Cinderella! Stand by to be amazed with our sumptuous special effects, costumes and set in our family-friendly magical production of “Cinderella”. Get ready to shout and cheer Buttons, the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and Prince Charming, but do remember…

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