Tickets £5 Matinee classical music recitals presented across the year including wind trios, string quartets, piano, classical guitar, harp and much more. A chance to meet and enjoy music, with lunch or a drink in The Riverfront Café before or after the performance. Wednesday 5 February: Viola, Clarinet & Piano Huw Watkins Speak Seven Seas Mozart Kegelstatt Trio Max Bruch 8 Stuke Op.83 Wednesday 1 April String Trio Dohnanyi Serenade in C major Beethoven String Trio Op. 9 No. 3 in C minor Wednesday 3 June Horn, Violin & Piano Beethoven Spring Sonata Op. 24 23
Brahms Horn Trio 30'
Matinee classical music recitals presented across the year including wind trios, string quartets, piano, classical guitar, harp and much more. A chance to meet and enjoy music, with lunch or a drink in The Riverfront Café before or after the performance.
Wednesday 5 February: Viola, Clarinet & Piano
Huw Watkins Speak Seven Seas
Mozart Kegelstatt Trio
Max Bruch 8 Stuke Op.83
Wednesday 1 April String Trio
Dohnanyi Serenade in C major
Beethoven String Trio Op. 9 No. 3 in C minor
Wednesday 3 June Horn, Violin & Piano
Beethoven Spring Sonata Op. 24 23
* This show has been cancelled *
Saturday 20 June at 7.30pm
A stunning concert as they turn back time and celebrate the Goddess of Pop, Cher.
An exhilarating show sensationally recreating all her hits, the hair, the costumes from her breathtaking career spanning six decades.
Experience the ultimate tribute to Cher with dazzling costume changes, outstanding musicianship, a spectacular production and relive the Cher songbook including I Got You Babe, Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves, Just Like Jesse James, If I Could Turn Back Time, Walking in Memphis, Strong Enough, Believe, songs from Mamma Mia and her new album Dancing Queen.
Friday 3 July at 7.30pm
Tickets - £24.50, concessions - £23.50
Direct from a week long run in London’s Westend at The Vaudeville Theatre, a sold out worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th anniversary celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits including ‘Mrs Robinson’, ‘Cecelia’, ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’, ‘Homeward Bound’ and many more. Get your tickets fast as this is an evening not to be missed!
*This show is now cancelled*
Tickets - £22 (red seats), £15 (yellow seats), NewportLive Members - £20
Romeo and Juliet is transported to modern-day New York City,as two young idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring streetgangs: the American Jets and the Puerto Rican Sharks. Their struggle to survivein a world of hate, violence and prejudice is one of the most innovative, heartwrenching and relevant musical dramas of our time.
Highlighting the talents of a young ensemble cast, the graduate company of Bird College, one of the UK’s leading Music, theatre and dance Conservatoires, West Side Story is staged as part of The Riverfront’s programme to support emerging artists into the profession.
Featuring Scott Maley
Tribute to the Legend
Saturday 19 September at 7.30pm
Tickets - £26
Now one of the most recognisable Tribute bands in the world, SUPREME QUEEN continue to take things to a whole different level, with their homage to the halcyon days of one of the planet’s greatest ever rock bands.
Since their formation in the nineties, SUPREME QUEEN have played to hundreds of thousands of Queen fans across the world, headlining at major events including St. Tropez’s International Queen Convention, where they played to 10,000 people.
Scott Maley’s incredible vocal and visual resemblance to Freddie Mercury, fronting this remarkable band of musicians has seen SUPREME QUEEN become one of the most respected bands of their genre anywhere on earth.
Closely following the ethos of the original band, they have always strived to create the Original Queen Live Experience.
Saturday 26 September at 7.30pm
Tickets - £25, concessions - £24
Thank ABBA For The Music is a two-hour theatre spectacular that captures all of the magic and excitement of one of pop history's most successful and iconic bands.
With stunning costumes, live band, interactive video projection and, of course, ABBA’s spectacular trademark harmonies, this is the ultimate feel-good party show!
Featuring all of ABBA's greatest hits including Dancing Queen, Waterloo, Mamma Mia, Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! Fernando, Super Trouper and many, many more!
Saturday 3 October at 7.30pm
Carole - The Music of Carole King is a celebration of the music of one of the world’s greatest songwriters Carole King. Following a fantastic debut tour in 2019 Carole returns to the stage with an even bigger production for 2020.
With a cast of the UK’s finest singers, dancers and musicians this wonderful homage takes you on an incredible journey through the music that defined an era. From that early hot bed of creativity that was New York's Brill Building in the1950’s and 1960’s through to the Troubadour Club and the California singer songwriter movement of the early 70’s.
Featuring not only songs from the Carole King Songbook but songs from some of the greatest songwriting partnerships of the 50’s and 60’s. Songs that were recorded by some of the greatest artists of all time including Aretha Franklin, The Drifters, The Shirelles, Bobby Lee, The Monkees, The Beatles, Dusty Springfield, Little Eva, The Everly Brothers, James Taylor and of course Carole King herself.
**Rescheduled date Friday 9 October 2020**
Friday 1 May at 7.30pm
Tickets - £25, concessions - £23
Criticallyacclaimed “Back to Bacharach” with their West End cast and the amazing musicianship of the Magic Moments Orchestra are proud to present The Very Bestof Burt Bacharach celebrating “The Hitmaker” behind one of the greatest American songbooks of the 20th Century.
Back to Bacharach bring you The Sensational Soundtrack of the 60’s and beyond! Travel back with us and be dazzled by a non-stop parade of classic hits such as Alfie, What The World Needs Now, Do You Know The Way To San Jose, Walk On By, The Look of Love, Anyone Who Had A Heart, Twenty Four Hours From Tulsa, I Say A Little Prayer For You, That’s What Friends Are For, Close To You, Wishin’ & Hopin’, Trains & Boats & Planes, Magic Moments, I’ll Never Fall In Love Again, What’s New Pussycat?, Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head & Many More, you’re never more than one song away from another classic platinum-selling hit in this fantastic night of nostalgia.
We are proud to support Breast Cancer Now and £1 of each ticket sold is donated to BCN Book your tickets now for this critically acclaimed live concert.
Saturday 17 October at 7.30pm
Tickets - £26.50, concessions - £24.50
With a passion for the work of "The Boss", the 8 piece tribute “The Sound Of Springsteen” brings their years of live performances and recording to rock you with Bruce Springsteen's greatest hits and deep cuts. With songs like, Born In The USA, Glory Days, Streets of Philadelphia and many more, this is a night of passion for Springsteen.
Thursday 22 October 2020 at 7.30pm
**This show has been postponed from Wed 18 September 2019**
Tickets - £24.50, concessions - £21.50
The Kast off Kinks are very disappointedto have to postpone this show. This is due to Ian, the keyboard player,having to undergo an operation which will put him out of action for severalweeks. We wish him a speedy recovery, sincere apologies, and thank youfor your understanding.
The Kast off Kinks features three former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made The Kinks a household name. This great line-up features Mick Avory (original drummer on all the classic hits from 1964-84), Ian Gibbons (keyboards/vocals, Kinks 80’s & 90’s and still with Sir Ray Davies), John Dalton (bass/vocals, Kinks 60’s & 70’s) alongside Dave Clarke (guitar/vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding & Tim Rose).
Expect an evening of iconic hits including: You Really Got Me, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Sunny Afternoon, Lola, Days, Waterloo Sunset, Come Dancing, All Day and All of the Night plus more...
A great night out, not to be missed!
“A full house, and a standing ovation. To anyone wondering about going, do not hesitate” (The Stables, Milton Keynes)
“Nothing short of superb. From start to finish it was filled with hit after hit” (Mad Ferret, Preston)
**THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR Friday 29 January 2021**
Original date - Friday 8 May at 7.30pm
Tickets - £24
The Upbeat Beatles are second to none - powerhouse vocals, precision harmonies and tight musicianship.
The guys have an easy, happy rapport with any crowd, giving them a reputation to be envied as the best in the business.
There isn’t a band to touch them - 8 bars of “Twist and Shout” and you will know why! No other band can perform this song like the Upbeat Beatles!
The show takes you through the Fab Four’s long and winding road from the early Cavern days through Beatlemania, America, Sergeant Pepper to Abbey Road, with narrative and full multi-media presentation.
If you love the Beatles you’ll love this show, and if you don’t love the Beatles you’ll love this show!
**The rescheduled date for this show will be Tuesday 2 February 2021**
Thursday 23 April at 2pm
Tickets - £17.50
A sensational show paying homage to one of Hollywood’s greatest Stars.
Starring Lynda Radford and Brad Pepper with the James Gutteridge and his band.
Featuring singers and alive band, this show pays tribute to the Hollywood Legend, TV and recording artist Doris Day and includes twenty four unforgettable hits, including
“Secret Love”, “Sentimental Journey”, “Teacher’s Pet”, “Move Over Darling” and “Que Sera Sera” plus many more!
The show also features images and projection from her glittering career.
This is a show not to be missed!
Saturday 6 February at 7.30pm
Tickets - £23
Step back in time to the golden era of music where the jukebox roared and feet didn't touch the floor. Get your dancing shoes at the ready, grab yourself a milkshake and relax - you are in for an evening of back to back hits from the 1950s and 60s!
From the birth of Rock n Roll through to the Beat Group sounds of the British Invasion and beyond, the show is packed with over forty hits from the likes of Connie Francis, Brenda Lee, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, The Beatles, The Ronettes, Cliff Richard, Cilla Black and many more.
Performed by a full live band, featuring some of the country's top musicians, this incredible show features excellent vocals, tight harmonies and an infectious sense of fun.
This show has been rescheduled from March 2020 to
Friday 26 February 2021 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £23
Bowie Experience is a spectacular concert celebrating the sound and vision of David Bowie. A must see for all Bowie fans, the latest production features all the hits from A to Ziggy.
Bowie Experience continues to amaze audiences with an astounding attention to detail, bringing the golden years of David Bowie to theatres across the globe. So, put on your red shoes and Let’s Dance!
★★★★★ “Phenomenal” “Absolutely brilliant” Ticketmaster Reviews
★★★★★ 10/10 “Totally awesome”“Fantastic, Wow, Amazing” “Mind blowing” Facebook Reviews
Saturday 27 Feb 2021 *rescheduled from 27th June 2020*
Tickets - £26
Get ready to recreate the Magical 70’s and let us take you on a musical journey straight to the heart of Disco!
Relive some of the greatest songs of all time from artists such as Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sister Sledge and Chic.
This show boasts a sensational live band, incredibly talented cast and stunning vocals and is sure to have you dancing in the aisles! So, come dressed to impress as we celebrate the golden age of Disco! With songs such as Never Can Say Goodbye, On The Radio, Hot Stuff, Car Wash, Boogie Wonderland and many, many more!
It’s the feel-good show of the year! Lose yourself with us and leave your troubles at home!
This show has been rescheduled from 9 May 2020 to:
Saturday 6 March 2021 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £26
The show brings to life the music of Ireland's favorite sons 'The Dubliners’. Telling the story of a career spanning 50 years and evoking the spirit of Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Barney McKenna, Jim McCann, Ciaran Bourke and John Sheahan. This talented cast of musicians and singers bring the music of this iconic group to life.
A performance that Following its sold out smash hit debut tour, Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of The Dubliners returns to theatres in 2019 with an even bigger production.
will have you singing and clapping along to such classics as The Wild Rover, The Black Velvet Band, The Irish Rover, Molly Malone, Finnegan’s Wake, McAlpines Fusileers, Raglan Roadand of course The Seven Drunken Nights.
This celebration of the music of The Dubliners is a celebration of Irish musicitself and a guaranteed evening of music, humor and ‘craic’.
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The Irish World
Saturday 13 March 2021 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £25
‘The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 4 decades!
Formed in the 1970s in Leicester from several local bands, they have sold more than 20 million records and have toured all corners of the World extensively.
Their live show is dynamic and uplifting featuring all of their biggest 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.
So come and join the ‘Dancin’ Party’… ‘You’ve Got What It Takes’!
Re-scheduled to FRIDAY 26 MARCH 2021
Was on Saturday 11 April at 7.30pm
Tickets - £18
Following the huge success of Owen Money’s Jukebox Heroes in 2016, and then Owen Money’s Jukebox Heroes II in 2018; Owen Money is back with another talent packed live show featuring the music of his popular weekend Radio shows on BBC Wales; and of course his unique style of comedy and ‘Welsh Whit’ !
Yes you’ve guess it Owen Money’s Jukebox Heroes III ….
Joining Owen on stage is his fantastic band ‘The Travelling Wrinklies’ who will accompany some breathtaking tributes to some legends of the Music World …
Owen and the band will accompany the jaw dropping vocals of Alex John as they reignite the innovative sounds of The Beach Boys …
Get ready to be blown away as Katie Mittell sensationally pays homage to the Greatest Soul Legends such as Aretha Franklin, Etta James and Nina Simone …
Jeff Phillips will take to the stage simply ‘as’ the legendary Neil Diamond …
‘We don’t need another hero’ but go on one more! …
Sara Jones explodes onto the stage with a fabulous portrayal of Miss Tina Turner
Saturday 17th April 2021 at 6pm *this show has been rescheduled from 22nd Aug 2020*
Tickets - £16, concessions - £13, family of four - £52
Now playing it’s 4th successful year touring the UK and having played to over 50,000 people around the country, the Little Mix Show is back! A highly energetic show that follows in the footsteps of the award-winning girl band, Little Mix.
This iconic 5-star rated show has live vocals and is full of commercial pop video choreography. Suitable for kids, tweens, teens and adults alike, The Little Mix Show brings the full pop concert experience to your local theatre. There are lots of added extras including Dance Competitions, Free Giveaways and a Meet & Greet with the girls after the show!
The Little Mix Show features all of Little Mix’s chart topping hits including the brand new LM5 album. Dance & scream to a packed out playlist of songs that include Black Magic, Power, Woman Like Me, Wings, Shoutout To My Ex and even a few covers from their time on The X Factor.
**This show has been postponed until Thursday 22 April 2021**
Was Wednesday 13 May 2020 at 7.30pm,
Meet and greet from 5.30pm
Super VIP tickets (red seats on the plan) - £75, includes meet and greet with Francis, a photograph will be taken using the ticketholder's phone/camera and they will beable to bring along one item of memorabilia for him to sign. They will also receive a VIP Merch bag, which will contain a tour lanyard and an unsigned photograph of Francis.
VIP ticket (yellow seats on the plan)- £40, includes a merchandise bag, which contains tour lanyard and photograph. This price level does not participate in the meet and greet
Tickets (blue seats on the plan) - £30
Legendary Status Quo lead singer Francis Rossi will share the extraordinary secrets of his 50-plus years in rock’n’roll when he takes to thestage for an intimate evening of chat and music.
In Francis Rossi: I Talk Too Much, the founder, lead singer andlead guitarist of Status Quo will talk about his mishaps and adventures of life on the road with one of the biggest and most loved bands ever.
Francis is a true member of British Rock Royalty. He sang the first words at Live Aid in 1985, survived the obligatory rock’n’roll brush with alcohol and drugs, was awarded an OBE in 2010 and has a BRIT for his Outstanding Contribution to Music. His band has sold more than 120 million records globally.
Expect laughter, revelations, tales involving some of the giants of music, exclusive video clips, snatches of classic tunes and a great nightout.
Rossi will be joined on stage by award-winning writer and broadcaster Mick Wall, who has sold more than 1 million books.
This show has been rescheduled from Thursday 4 June to:
Saturday 24 April 2021 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £30, concessions £27.50
GOODBYE TO LOVE TOUR
‘A STAR ON EARTH – A STAR IN HEAVEN’ – Karen Carpenter
This highly acclaimed production continues to captivate audiences across the UK withits spectacular celebration of the classic songbook that made The Carpenters alegend in the world of popular music, selling over 100 million albums and singles.
This brand new show for 2020 once again features the outstanding vocal talents of Claire Furley, with Musical Director Phil Aldridge leading The Carpenters Story Orchestra as they re-create Richard Carpenter’s original orchestral arrangements.
Featuring all of the Carpenters hit songs including (They Long To Be) Close To You, Yesterday Once More, We’ve Only Just Begun, Superstar, A Song For You, Rainy Days & Mondays, Goodbye to Love and many more!
This show has been rescheduled from Saturday 13 June to:
Friday 30 April 2021 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £25.50, concessions - £24.50
The Man In Black Tour
Only show to be endorsed by the Cash Family! The Johnny Cash Roadshow is back on top form for 2020 with a brand new show. This year award winning Clive John pays homage to Cash’s Career as the Man In Black, alongside his iconic Wife June Carter played by Emily Heighway the Roadshow Horns, and on selected shows The ‘Carter Sisters’. With all the hits such as Man in Black, Walk the Line, Ring of Fire, Boy Named Sue along-side some of the darker more atmospheric songs from the later American Recordings such as The Man Comes Around and Hurt making this year’s show an emotional roller-coaster of songs through Cash’s career, packed together in one fantastic evening’s entertainment.
With standing ovations every night The Johnny Cash Roadshow is the biggest and best celebration of Johnny Cash in the world today guaranteed to leave you wanting more.
This show was Friday 19 June 2020 - now rescheduled to Monday 3rd May 2021 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £26
After a phenomenal sell out tour in 2018, Walk Right Back is...BACK! From the Producers of That'll be the Day, the show tells the story of the most successful duo of all time - The Everly Brothers. Featuring hits such as Bye Bye Love, All I Have To Do Is Dreamand Cathy’s Clown, this unique concert-based musical entwines the wonderful, sad yet glorious story of The Everly Brothers aroundthose trademark “harmonies from heaven”. Follow the brothers rise to fame, through their decade-long feud to the glorious reunion that gave them back to the world, and back to each other.
**This performance is rescheduled from 14th June 2020 **
Sunday 13 June 2021 at 7.30pm
Tickets -£26, concessions - £24
The ladyboys of Bangkok are back with their most elaborate show yet……………….. ‘’ FLIGHT OF FANTASY ‘’
Climb aboard for the ride of your lives as 16 of the world’s most glamorous showgirls (who just happen to be men!) take you soaring to a new world of dazzling diamante dipped song and dance destinations .
Comedy turbulence is definitely the inflight order of the day as your cabin crew, Ole and Jamie John, (Miss D.Q. the UKs only dwarf Drag queen) will be sending you mile high at the biggest party in town!!
Pop icons including ...Cher ... Tina Turner ...Calvin Harris...Alexander Burke.. the Village People ...Shania Twain and so many more.
Your inflight entertainment will recreate magical moments from Las Vegas to Las Palmas where Moulin Rouge meets Madonna, featuring over 400 stunning costumes.
So doll up, drink up and dance on! It’s time to go OUT OUT !
Book your tickets and step aboard our FLIGHT OF FANTASY.. A new sensational show for 2020 from the Ladyboys of Bangkok!