AUTUMN SEASON KICKS OFF AT THEATRE ROYAL WATERFORD

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Our Autumn season is full to the brim with theatre, music, comedy and family events – something for everyone!

We are delighted to announce that the Autumn Season at Theatre Royal kicks off on Thursday 6th & Friday 7th September with Frankie’s Guys, a fast-paced, energetic production paying tribute to the legendary music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.

Theatre lovers will be spoilt for choice this season with LOOKING DEADLY by Niamh McGrath and Keith Singleton; MYRA’S STORY by Brian Foster, THE MATCHMAKER by John B. Keane and HOLY MARY by Eoin Colfer. Rough Magic presents A Portrait of the Artist as Young Man.

Bringing Comedy to our stage this season ….TIM VINE, BRENDAN GRACE, WATERFORD WHISPERS NEWS LIVE (Hometown Preview), DAVE McSAVAGE, TOM ELLIOTT AND “BOTH WAYS” Cabaret.

In October we have an exciting offering of music acts featuring the return of NATHAN CARTER for two nights and BAGATELLE @ 40 Tour. Other music acts throughout the season are PILGRIM ST., LADIES IN THE BLUES, DONNA TAGGART, THE STORY OF VERA LYNN and THE THREE DEGREES.

Music for all tastes with THE WORLD FAMOUS HARLEM GOSPEL CHOIR, PHIL COULTER and JAZZY JIVE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL SHOW.

Only the best Tributes Bands this season featuring FRANKIE’S GUYS, BE MY BABY – THE PHIL SPECTOR STORY, Mad Ferritt presents OASIS MTV UNPLUGGED and MACK FLEETWOOD.

We have Christmas covered with ABBA FOREVER– The Smash Hit Christmas Show; Christmas with Vanessa; Dominic, Dylan and Guests; CHRISTMAS CROONERS – “Baby it’s Cold Outside”; Christmas with VAL DOONICAN and VLADIMIRS VIENNESE CHRISTMAS.

Lots and lots for Families to enjoy:

Musicals/Panto: In September TheatreBox Studio’s present Hairspray The Musical! Hairspray, winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, is a family friendly musical, piled bouffant-high with laughter, romance and deliriously tuneful songs.

In October Southeastern Theatre Group presents The Beautiful Game, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Ben Elton’s The Beautiful Game is the story of ordinary people in an extraordinary situation.

In December Waterford Panto Society presents the greatest Panto of them all – Cinderella. Booking for Panto opens Tuesday 18th September at 10am.

Girls and boys Bosco is back…… Paula Lambert Puppet Theatre present: The 40th Anniversary Tour – Bosco’s Garden & Snow White. Watch out also for Kyle Riley – Sing to Me Tour and Lyngo Theatre presents Tom Thumb, Goldilocks and the Three.

In fact there is all of the above and lots more this season at Theatre Royal Waterford with the support of Waterford City & County Council and The Arts Council Theatre Royal is open to entertain you, your family and friends.

For a full listing pick up a brochure from Box Office or download a brochure from our website www.theatreroyal.ie.