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Gala Christmas Concert

Shepherd Group Brass Band

19 – 20 December

Music Night's 21st Birthday Party

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

21 December

The Wind in the Willows

Oddsocks

10 January

York City Gospel Choir - Gospel Night!

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

31 January

Cinderella

Patricia Veale School of Dance

6 – 7 February

Trip The Light - YSJ Dance Competition

York St John Dance

14 February

The History Boys

Pick Me Up Theatre

20 – 28 February

Our Day Out

Pick Me Up Theatre

21 – 28 February

The 39 Steps

Rowntree Players

5 – 7 March

Music Night

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

8 March

The Wedding Singer

York St John Musical Production Society

12 – 14 March

A Little Night Music

York Musical Theatre Company

18 – 21 March

The Wiz

Flying Ducks Youth Theatre

26 – 28 March

Cox & Box plus a selection of Gilbert and Sullivan favourites

Jorvik Gilbert and Sullivan Company

11 April

Fundraising Concert

The London Adventist Chorale

12 April

Oliver!

New Earswick Musical Society

22 – 25 April

November 2009 Events

High SocietyNew Earswick Musical SocietyWed 11 Nov 7:30pm
Thu 12 Nov 7:30pm
Fri 13 Nov 7:30pm
Sat 14 Nov 2:30pm
Sat 14 Nov 7:30pm
The NutcrackerBallet Theatre UKSun 15 Nov 5:00pm
Lisa Marie Pop FactorLisa Marie School of DanceSat 21 Nov 6:00pm
Candle in the WindJoseph Rowntree SchoolWed 25 Nov 7:30pm
Thu 26 Nov 7:30pm
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High Society

New Earswick Musical Society

11 November to 14 November

Based on the 1956 film of the same name starring Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra, High Society tells the story of a search for ‘True Love’.

Meet Tracy Lord (played by New Earswick Musical Society newcomer Stephanie Crossley) - society's darling, preparing for her marriage to George Kittredge (Ste Kenwright), the dullest man on earth. Plans start to go awry as her younger sister Dinah (Imogen Gibbs) tries to convince her ex husband Dexter (Steve Tearle) to win back her heart. To make matters worse, a pair of reporters for a scandal magazine, Mike Connor (Steve Padfield) and Liz Imbrie (Jo Pears), will be attending the wedding, in an attempt to uncover the rumours about her fathers’ rumoured indiscretions. To confuse the spies, she introduces Uncle Willie (Martin Rowley) as her father.

With the pre-marriage party in full swing, the action flows faster than the champagne. Uncle Willie is chasing after Liz, who has only got eyes for Mike, but Mike meanwhile is falling for Tracy. The confusion and alcohol continues, culminating in one big hangover the next day. However, George has left, so a wedding is set but no bridegroom in sight. Dexter volunteers, and this time it looks like ‘True Love’ is going to last.

With an excellent score with well known songs such as Who Wants to be a Millionaire, True Love and Well Did You Evah, large dance numbers, comedy and romance, this show has something for everyone.

Wednesday 11 November 7:30pm

Thursday 12 November 7:30pm

Friday 13 November 7:30pm

Saturday 14 November 2:30pm Matinée

Saturday 14 November 7:30pm

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The Nutcracker

Ballet Theatre UK

15 November

Where Tchaikovsky’s most loved and unforgettable musical score combines with magical choreography, exquisite costumes and breath taking scenery that together creates an atmosphere of fantasy and illusion.

Our NEW production will premiere in October 2009 before beginning its winter tour of the UK, covering over twenty regional venues, and incorporating 3 spectacular sets and over 50 beautifully hand crafted costumes.

The Nutcracker Features such favourites as The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, The Waltz of the Flowers, The Russian Trepak, The Dance of the Reed pipes and the world famous Waltz of the Snowflakes, to name but a few.

Sunday 15 November 5:00pm

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Lisa Marie Pop Factor

Lisa Marie School of Dance

21 November

Saturday 21 November 6:00pm

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Candle in the Wind

Featuring the songs of the one and only Elton John

Joseph Rowntree School

25 November to 26 November

A new musical play about Love, Music and the fortunes of a young rising star band.

Wednesday 25 November 7:30pm

Thursday 26 November 7:30pm