December – Let’s Party Like It’s 1995 featuring 'The Junos Live'
THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD-OUT
Our second Christmas
Party night has a 90’s theme, featuring top party band the JUNOS (first set
90’s, second set dance). The Junos have been rocking the live music scene
consistently for the past five years, performing their unique mix of classic
dance-floor fillers and bang-up-to-date chart tunes.
They are a
dual-fronted, five-piece band featuring stunning vocals from 90s wild
child Debbie-Ann Sebire and (self-labelled) ‘rock god’ Roger Barker, backed up
by some of the finest musicians in the business. Screaming guitars, anthemic
synthizers, driving bass and drums – you’re in for an awesome night!
Always a top
atmosphere to go with a great live band, excellent DJ’s, video screens, sound
and lighting system.
Expect a top night,
with a choice of hot supper, HAPPY HOUR 7PM TO 8PM, doors open 7pm through to
1am. Tickets only £17.50, over 18’s only
Tuesday 19th December - Christmas Afternoon Show & Meal
The Arena's 4th afternoon Christmas Show and meal, live entertainment featuring the amazing voice of Lily Taylor-Ward, plus a 2 course Christmas turkey dinner and dessert.
Yes live on stage we welcome the extremely talented and versatile Lily Taylor-Ward, Lily is an accomplished and vertasile Classical Soprano
singer, who started singing as a member of the prestigious Cantamus
Training Choir and has been performing from a very early age in
productions, concerts and at corporate and charity events nationally.
Lily, has successfully played main parts in numerous shows, most recently playing the part of Maria in West Side Story, she's been lucky to work with top industry stars such as Michael Xavier, Peter Polycarpou, Maria Friedman and Ramin Karimloo.
Lily Taylor-Ward's "Alter Ego" is “Miss Lily
Lovejoy" who entertains at various 1940's, ww1/ww2 events around the UK.
Lily has performed at Top Venues such as: Her Majesty's'
Theatre London and The Royal Albert Hall. As well as venues nearer to home
like, The Birmingham Hippodrome, BBC Radio Nottingham and The Royal Centre
Nottingham. She has also performed at the Nottingham Forest Football Stadium,
where she had the great pleasure of singing at the first match of the season in
front of 24,000 fans!
In 2011 Lily was made an honorary member of the Rotary Club
International. The youngest ever!
Doors open 1.30pm for a 2pm start, the event will close at 5pm, all tickets are only £7.
Wednesday 20th December - Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps
Father Christmas is back, and this time he’s had three helping of sprouts!
As he tries to deliver the presents, his tummy rumbles, gurgles and groans, but Father Christmas knows he must keep it in – he doesn’t want to wake anyone up!
TaleGate Theatre Productions hit the perfect combination of witty humour, fantastic music and the extra sparkle for which they have become known in this fabulously funny and brilliantly bouncy musical adaptation of Nicholas Allan’s sequel to ‘Father Christmas Needs a Wee’ and brilliant show to get you into the Christmas spirit!
Doors open at 5.45pm for 6pm show-time, adults £8, concessions £4 (OAP's or under 16's)
December – Christmas Party Bruno Mars Style with Bran Mazz
Yes, we introduce top
UK tribute to Bruno Mars, the one and only BRAN MAZZ with his live MB band!!
One set of Bruno,
followed by a second set of dance!!
The Bruno Mars
Tribute show is backed by the fantastic MB’s band, which sets this show in a
whole new league of entertainment, not only a mix of the best of Bruno Mars but
also, a blend of the greatest Soul & Funk delivering a taste of old skool
classics right up to the present day tunes!
Our resident DJ’s are
supporting the live act, this will be one amazing party night and WE CAN’T
Expect a top night, with
a choice of hot supper, HAPPY HOUR 7PM TO 8PM, doors open 7pm through to 1am.
Tickets only £17.50, over 18’s only.
Here’s the link to
their facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/BrunoMarsTribute/
Wednesday 27th December - Christmas Family Panto - Dick Whittington
TaleGate Theatre are back with their Christmas Family Panto Dick Whittington, Join our hero ‘Dick Whittington’ on an adventure to London, where the streets are paved with gold, to seek your fortune.
TaleGate Theatre Productions is now in it’s ninth year touring the UK. ‘Dick Whittington’ promises to be our funniest and most spectacular pantomime ever! Packed with songs, slapstick, silliness, breathtaking special effects, audience participation and all the fairytale magic of traditional pantomime!
This fun-filled extravaganza is guaranteed to delight the whole family. So turn again ‘Dick Whittington’, three times Lord Mayor of London!
We have two shows, 1.15pm for 2pm and 5.15pm for 6pm show-times, all tickets only £4.
Thursday 28th December - Chill-Out Evening with Karen Carpenter
What a special evening we have lined up for you as the Arena presents 'Calling Occupants' the amazing voice of Anne Fotheringham performs the very best of The Carpenters.
All the classical Carpenter hits including Solitaire, Close to You, Top of the World, Calling Occupants plus many more, our DJ's will be supporting the live act, doors opening at 7.30pm till late. Tickets only £10, includes hot supper.
December – New Year’s Eve Party Night with 'The Simon Faulkner Band'
Ticket sales moving nicely now, 287 left 31st October
As ever, we have a top party band lined up – The Simon Faulkner Band…… “The Simon Faulkner Band” is a four piece band featuring some of the finest and hip musicians in the Country who have worked with some of the biggest names in Pop, great vocals, great musicians, great night.
AS ever, we have a top night lined up, with the best DJ’s and three video screens and top sound and lighting rigs.
The ticket price remains the same at £25, hot supper is included, doors open 7pm through to 2am, over 13's only.