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Event Details

Lowther Pavilion Theatre ‘What’s On’
May 2024

The Arts Society Fylde Monthly Lecture May –
WED 1 MAY 2024 2PM
TALK
Political Satire: Hogarth at the Hustings: The Election Entertainment Series & the Birth of Political Satire

The Royal Opera: Carmen (12A)
WED 1 MAY 6.45PM
STREAMED OPERA
Damiano Michieletto’s sizzling new production evokes all the passion and heat of Bizet’s score, which features Carmen’s sultry Habanera and the rousing Toreador song.

Lowther Cinema: A Haunting in Venice (12A)
THU 2 MAY 1.30PM
CINEMA
Now retired and living in self-imposed exile in the world’s most glamorous city, Poirot reluctantly attends a seance at a decaying, haunted palazzo. He soon gets thrust into a sinister world of shadows and secrets when one of the guests is murdered. (Soup & Sandwich Sold Out)

Chris McCausland: Yonks!
THU 2 MAY 2024 8PM

WORKSHOP

Chris McCausland is hitting the road again with another masterclass in stand-up comedy that has literally been yonks in the making.

 

FASTLOVE The George Michael Tribute

FRI 3 MAY 2024 7.30PM

MUSIC

Direct from London’s West End, this is the world’s favourite George Michael celebration!

 

The Legend Of Barry White ‘Let the Music Play’
SAT 4 MAY 2024 7.30PM

MUSIC/TRIBUTE

Hailing from Atlanta Georgia, William’s mesmerising stage presence effortlessly recreates the distinctive style and silky-smooth bass-baritone vocals of the three-time Grammy Award-winner.

 

The Legends of American Country
SUN 5 MAY 2024 7.30PM
MUSIC/TRIBUTE
Now seen by over 350,000 fans live and watched by millions on TV Europe’s No.1 multi award winning show ” The Legends of American Country “returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country nostalgia.

Kevin Quantum: Momentum
MON 6 MAY 2024 7.30PM
MAGICIAN SHOW
With over a decade of Edinburgh Fringe sell-outs, performances around Europe and tours of Australia, Kevin embarks on his first ever UK tour with an entrancing collection of unique magic inventions, stunning sleight-of-hand and beautiful (yet deadly) stunts in a show – inspired by science but targeted at humans.

National Theatre Live: NYE (12A)
TUE 7 MAY 2024 7PM
STREAMED THEATRE
Michael Sheen plays Nye Bevan in a surreal and spectacular journey through the life and legacy of the man who transformed Britain’s welfare state and created the NHS.Confronted with death, Aneurin ‘Nye’ Bevan’s deepest memories lead him on a mind-bending journey back through his life; from childhood to mining underground, Parliament and fights with Churchill.

Lowther Cinema: Poor Things (18)
THU 09 MAY 1.30PM & 7PM
CINEMA
The multi-award winning Poor Things contains strong sex, nudity, very strong language… Brought back to life by an unorthodox scientist, a young woman runs off with a lawyer on a whirlwind adventure across the continents. Free from the prejudices of her times, she grows steadfast in her purpose to stand for equality and liberation.

Talon – The Best of Eagles
FRI 10 MAY 2024 7.30PM

MUSIC/TRIBUTE

Talon have risen from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful theatre touring shows in the UK and ‘TO THE LIMIT 2024’ will once again feature the Eagles timeless back catalogue including Hotel California, Take It Easy, One Of These Nights, Take It To The Limit, Desperado, Lyin’ Eyes, Life In The Fast Lane and many more.

 

Johnny Hates Jazz ‘Turn Back The Clock’

SAT 11 MAY 2024 7.30PM
MUSIC/ORIGINAL

For the first time in 36 years Johnny Hates Jazz will be embarking on their first ever headline tour of the UK and overseas. With a brand-new show, surrounded by world-class musicians, they’re ready to captivate audiences across the globe.

 

Fleetwood Bac – The Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show 2024
SUN 12 MAY 2024 7.30PM

MUSIC/TRIBUTE

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world’s first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic ‘Rumours’ line-up.

 

Six Chicks Flicks
TUE 14 MAY 7.30PM
THEATRE
Two actors. Six beloved films. One hilarious parody!
Fresh from a sold-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, this smash hit comedy parodies your favourite chick flicks in one hysterical, fast-paced show.

Lowther Cinema: Asteroid City (12A)
FRI 17 MAY 2024 1.30PM
CINEMA
World-changing events spectacularly disrupt the itinerary of a Junior Stargazer/Space Cadet convention in an American desert town circa 1955.

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Junior
FRI 17 – SAT 18 MAY
AMATEUR/LOCAL PRODUCTION
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. features some of the most popular songs ever written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice.

Rockin’ With Laughter
SUN 19 MAY 2024 2PM
VARIETY
This Fabulous 50’s/60’s variety show is presented by the cast of “We’ll Meet Again” and “The Good Old Days of Music Hall”. Comedy multi-instrumentalist Pete Lindup, ukulele virtuoso Anthony Mason, smooth vocalist Mervyn Francis and the thrilling vocals of Beryl Johnson return to take you back in time. Together they re-create stars of the period in ‘Seeing Stars’, paying tribute to Kathy Kirby, Acker Bilk, Susan Maughan, Ronnie Hilton, Clinton Ford , Big Bopper, Kenny Ball and more.

Classically Lowther: May 2024
MON 20 MAY 1PM
LIVE MUSIC
The Friends Of Lowther Pavilion present an afternoon of classical music.
Talented multi-instrumentalist Corinne Marsh plays cor anglaise; oboe; soprano, alto and tenor saxophone, fully accompanied on piano by Haruko Seki.

Folk At Lowther with Malin Lewis
MON 20 MAY 2024 AT 7.30PM
MUSIC/ORIGINAL
One of Scotland’s most exciting innovators, Malin melds West coast tradition with a newly invented, self-made bagpipe. Hair tingling, philosophical and dance inducing melodies inspired by European folk traditions, humans, queerness and the universe.

Aziz Ibrahim: The ‘String Theory’ Tour
WED 22 MAY 7.30PM
LIVE MUSIC
Born from British/Pakistani routes, the eclectic fusion of cultures can be heard through the electric samples and felt through the live wall of worldly guitar sounds.

Lowther Cinema: What Happens Later (15)
THU 23 MAY 1.30PM
CINEMA
Directed by, and starring, Meg Ryan. Snowed-in at a regional airport overnight, ex-lovers Willa and Bill realize they’re still attracted to each other — but also still equally annoyed with each other. As they unpack the riddle of their mutual past and compare their lives to the dreams they once shared, they begin to wonder if their reunion is a mere coincidence or something more enchanted.

Woofers Comedy Club May 2024
THU 23 MAY 8PM
LIVE COMEDY
Woofers comedy club is back! Featuring some of the best comedic talents in live comedy right on your doorstep here on the Fylde Coast. Hosted by our very own regular MC Phil Walker, you are pretty much guaranteed a great night of side-splitting fun! Headliner this month we welcome Canadian comedy superstar, Glenn Wool.

 

Forbidden Nights
FRI 24 MAY 2024 7.30PM
VARIETY
This show is not only hot, it’s hilarious. This is your sign from the universe urging you to create unforgettable memories and finally have that incredible night out you’ve been putting off for too long. This isn’t just a typical show; get ready to dive right in and interact like never before. Sing along from your seat or go all out and book a stage pass for the ultimate experience. Each ticket includes a free meet and greet cast photo opportunity.

 

Beatrix
SAT 25 MAY – SUN 2 JUN
OUTDOOR PERFORMANCE
Beatrix – A promenade theatre production about Beatrix Potter.

Performed by Triple Arts Academy, Directed by Di Barron and additional script by Anne Markland.

Beatrix is returning to Lowther after its sell out run in 2023.

Enjoy the surroundings of the beautiful Lowther Gardens in the company of Peter Rabbit, Jemima, Jeremy Fisher and Squirrel Nutkins.

Children aged 2 and above will require a ticket.

 

The Sounds of Rod Stewart
SAT 25 MAY 7.30PM
MUSIC/TRIBUTE
Join internationally-acclaimed Stan Terry as he truly captures the essence of Rod Stewart’s music and swagger. With his uncanny voice and stage presence, it’s no wonder audience’s question if he’s the real Rod Stewart!

 

The Royal Ballet: The Winter’s Tale (12A)
SUN 26 MAY 2024 2PM
STREAMED BALLET
King Leontes of Sicilia is crippled with an all-consuming jealousy when his friend, King Polixenes of Bohemia, stays with him and his wife Hermione. What follows is a tale where a marriage is destroyed, a child is abandoned and all hope is seemingly lost for two lovers.

Celebrating its tenth anniversary, The Winter’s Tale is an award-winning modern ballet classic, packed with emotional turmoil heightened by Joby Talbot’s compelling score and Bob Crowley’s atmospheric designs.

 

FRANK SINATRA – THE RETIREMENT CONCERT Starring Richard Shelton And The Syd Lawrence Orchestra
MON 27 MAY 2024 3PM & 7.30PM
VARIETY
The acclaimed 1971 Retirement Concert, faithfully recreated by Richard Shelton, the world’s finest dramatic interpreter of Frank Sinatra, and the Syd Lawrence Orchestra, one of the most enduring and popular UK big bands of all time.

A celebration of some of the greatest songs and the greatest voice of the century – My Way, Angel Eyes, That’s Life, Fly Me to the Moon and many, many more.

“If you love Sinatra, Richard Shelton is unmissable.”

Review – Hollywood Fringe Award Winner 2023

 

Lowther Cinema: Elemental (PG)
THU 30 MAY 2024
CINEMA
In a city where fire, water, land, and air residents live together, a fiery young woman and a go-with-the-flow guy discover something elemental: how much they actually have in common.

 

Les Miserables (School Edition)
THU 30 MAY – SAT 1 JUN 2024
THEATRE SHOW
The Sound of Musical Theatre Company returns to the Lowther Pavilion Theatre in May 2024 to present the global musical sensation, Les Misérables.

Based on Victor Hugo’s revolutionary novel, Les Misérables tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict who spends a lifetime seeking redemption. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France and the aftermath of the French Revolution, Valjean’s quest for a new life is threatened by Inspector Javert and the ghosts of his past.

Time

1 (Wednesday) 2:00 pm - 31 (Friday) 11:00 pm

Location

Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Lowther Terrace, Lytham, FY8 5QQ