King’s Lynn Corn Exchange Autumn Season Announced
The highlight of the new autumn season at King’s Lynn Corn Exchange is our Genie-us of a Pantomime, Aladdin. West Norfolk’s biggest and best pantomime flies into town from Tuesday 10 December until Sunday 5 January 2020. This will be our tenth Pantomime at the Corn Exchange and the best yet! With our favourite’s returning Ian Marr Directing and playing Dame Widow Twankey, with his hilarious side kick Scott Cripps as Wishee Washee. We are very excited to welcome Twist & Pulse as this year’s choreographer’s plus playing PC’s Hip & Hop. Not forgetting the fantastic Steven Pinder as nasty Abanazaar, and Divine Cresswell as our Princess So-Shi and playing the lead role as Aladdin is West End Star Lisa Mathieson. What a cast we can’t wait!
Some other fabulous family shows coming include Tabby McTat (TUE 10 SEP) from the team behind Zog and Tiddler, a bright and colourful show filled with storytelling, music and dance. Another great story which is coming to the theatre is There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly (MON 21 OCT) with a feast of sing along songs, adorable characters and family fun. For the ultimate Little Mix party night come and see We Love Little Mix (WED 23 OCT) this is an all-live show breath-taking costumes with all your favourite hits. If you enjoy ballet then please join us for the wonderful Russian National Ballet’s, The Nutcracker (WED 6 NOV).
We have a great season of comedy for you with three Comedy Clubs (WED 18 SEP, THU 17 OCT & THU 14 NOV) we are pleased to welcome back Ed Byrne (TUE 5 NOV) with his tour If I’m Honest. We have Kevin Bloody Wilson, Jack Dee, James Acaster and Jimmy Carr all coming this season but due to a massive demand they are all sold out! We are on the case for more great comedians, keep a look out for more info!
Hot Flush! The Musical (SAT 12 OCT) is coming starring British TV legend Sue Pollard, in this hilarious naughty show which is perfect for a girls night out! Talking of a girls night out, then look no further than The Dreamboys (SAT 9 NOV) with their action packed show from start to finish!
We’re covering all genres of music this season which begins with the ever popular show That’ll be the Day (SUN 1 SEP) plus their Christmas show (FRI 15 NOV). Blake (FRI 6 SEP) return with their fantastic new tour Musicals and Movies, moving to an Irish feel we have One Night in Dublin (FRI 13 SEP), Whitney Queen Of The Night (THU 26 SEP), on their 10th Anniversary tour is Big Girls Don’t Cry (FRI 4 OCT), talking of anniversary’s celebrating their 40th is our next show Think Floyd (SUN 6 OCT). Charlie Landsborough (FRI 25 OCT) comes with his farewell tour, Sensational 60’s Experience (SAT 26 OCT), Lulu on Fire (TUE 29 OCT), The Best of Wham! (FRI 1 NOV), now for a show that will rock you in your seats One Night in Queen (SUN 24 NOV) Gary Mullen and The Works never disappoint in this show!
The Ladyboys of Bangkok (WED 9 OCT) return with their hotter, cheekier, funnier than ever cabaret show Direct from London’s West End, You Win Again (FRI 11 OCT) celebrates the music of the Bee Gees. We have Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love – The Meat Loaf Story (FRI 18 OCT), Abba Forever (SAT 19 OCT), Sing-A-Long-A Grease (SUN 20 OCT). Neil Sands is here with the lovely show Christmas Memories (MON 18 NOV) and we are pleased to welcome back Sir Ranulph Fiennes (WED 20 NOV) with his tour Living Dangerously.
We have new shows coming from Sir Michael Parkinson (THU 5 SEP) celebrating his life and career he has interviewed over 2,000 of the most important cultural figures of the 20th and 21st centuries. Be Bop A Lula (THU 10 OCT) the West End hit starring the 5 giants of Rock N Roll – Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury, Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly. The Music of Carole King (TUE 15 OCT), Respect – The Aretha Franklin Songbook (THU 31 OCT), Setting Sons 40th Anniversary Concert with special guests The Vapors are coming with From The Jam (THU 7 NOV). Celebrating the music and voice of Sir Tom Jones is the show My My My Delilah (FRI 8 NOV), we are pleased to welcome Alexander Armstrong (SAT 23 NOV) where he embarks on his first ever stand up tour bringing laughter, presenting moments and singing.
The Corn Exchange Open Day (SUN 15 SEP, 10AM – 4PM)which is free admission, and give you a chance to go behind the scenes, see how the lighting and sound works, try selling a ticket, this is held on the same day as the King’s Lynn’s Heritage Open Day, so there will plenty to see in the town so keep the day free! There’s a brand new free event we’re also supporting this year which is TMPlay – Tales, Magic and Play on the Tuesday Market Place, and we will be turning the Corn Exchange into Aladdin’s Cave with bouncy castle fun, activities and possibly a magic carpet! (SUN 8 SEP – 10AM – 3PM).
For the full programme of what’s in store at the Corn Exchange, pick up a copy of our new brochure available from now or visit kingslynncornexchange.co.uk.
Tickets for all shows are available from Box Office on 01553 764864 or book online www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk.