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Book and Lyrics by Steve Brown and Justin Greene
Music by Steve Brown
Based on the book by Viv Nicholson & Stephen Smith
By Arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD
Weds 8th June 2016 to Sat 11th June 2016
Weds - Sat at 7.30pm &
Saturday Matinee at 2.30pm
The Kala Sangam Arts Centre
St Peter's House, 1 Forster Ct, Bradford BD1 4TY
Tickets £12.00 (full) & £10.00 (conc)
Concessions include under 16,over 60, Passport to Leisure holders
Please note this show contains adult content
Tickets on sale now
To get your Tickets click on BUY TICKETS, or the link below, or contact us on 07977011800
Tickets can also be purchased from members of the cast
Sleeping Beauty Pantomime performed on stage at The Bradford Playhouse 25th to 29th November 2015
See NODAs review click on Show Info
or Exit Stage Right
Also see reviews of our other recent shows
Brassed Off presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD 21st to 24th September 2016
at The Kala Sangam Centre Foster Court Bradford
By Paul Allen, From the screenplay by Mark Herman
SPEND SPEND SPEND
This musical is based on the true story of Viv Nicholson, a Yorkshire housewife, who in 1961 had the biggest ever football pools win of £152,319. When asked what she was going to do with the money she replied “I’m going to spend, spend, spend “ and that is precisely what she did.Her rags to riches and back to rags story took her through five husbands, fast cars, bankruptcy and booze.
"Very special - a magical mix of a fine score, a strong plot, full of social realism ... It's the biggest British winner in years." - News of the World
"... the most glorious new musical I can recall ... a working-class 'up yours' fixture among West End musicals ..." - Financial Times
"... blessed with heart, humour and irresistible humanity." - Daily Telegraph
There are clips of the musical on You tube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4udqGJcmq0 is just one, why not take a look.
TICKETS NOW ON SALE
The Musical will be on stage at the Kala Sangam Centre, 1Foster Ct, Foster Square, Bradford BD1 4TY, 8th to 11th June 2016. If you need more info you can message us or post on our Facebook page 'The Bradford Players'.
Rehearsals for SPEND SPEND SPEND
They are going well, we have a large number of ensemble in fine voice, and Auditions are ongoing for Principal roles. The singing is on a Wednesday at 7.30pm at Parkside Community Centre. Dancing will start on Sunday afternoons in February at
St Andrews Church, Northcote Rd,Undercliffe ,Bradford, West Yorkshire BD2 4QH
Director - Carl Murray, Choreographer - Kathryn Ford, and new Musical Director - Adam Boniface.
Also see on our Spotlight Page our new Chairman Richard Barran,s Christmas Message
Excert of the REVIEW of OUR HOUSE by Philip Lickley
"With summer finally here there’s nothing that says getting into the season than by listening to the music of Madness and thanks to a production of 2002 ‘Our House’ jukebox musical performed by the Bradford Players in the Playhouse I could. This high energy and riotous show put on by the local amateur dramatic group over five performances in June felt like the sun had come out in the auditorium thanks to the energetic dance routines, fun well performed songs and a cast thoroughly enjoying themselves.
The Bradford Players delivered the goods with their version of ‘Our House’. Taking what is already a much loved band with a much loved discography, their take on it was full of energy, with high-octane choreography, visual set pieces and prop work and a cast and band that worked together to bring the story and songs to life. If anyone asks me now when summer began in 2015 it was with that Saturday night in the Playhouse."