Sparkling new season at the Grove Theatre in Dunstable

A renowned Michael Jackson tribute show is among those coming to the Grove
A renowned Michael Jackson tribute show is among those coming to the Grove

Comedy, music and world-class drama feature in the autumn/winter season at the Grove Theatre in Dunstable.

Film fans can enjoy some of the latest cinematic releases on one of Europe’s biggest screens, with Absolutely Fabulous (15), Ghostbusters (12A), Now You See Me 2 (12A) and The BFG (PG) among those being shown.

For those in need of a laugh, there’s the quickfire wit of acts including Rich Hall, Rob Beckett and Al Murray. The Barnstormers stand-up nights also make a welcome return.

The Bay City Rollersbring their ‘70s pop tunes, powerhouse performer Rebecca Freckleton celebrates the career of Whitney Houston, and renowned Michael Jackson impersonator Ben brings his new show Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough to the venue.

There is an array of Live & Encore Screenings, showcasing theatre at its best. Broadcast live or as repeats from London’s most prestigious venues, productions such as Norma, Così Fan Tutte and The Entertainer will open up opportunities for theatrical experience in the comfort of your local theatre.

Dunstable’s tenth anniversary pantomime takes to the stage this winter,with stars of Coronation Street (Brian Capron), CBBC (Ed Petrie) and Britain’s Got Talent (Kieran and Sarah) taking on the famous characters of Aladdin.

The Grove Theatre will also be hosting the Shakespeare Schools Festival this season, and young people will be staging this year’s Grove Production Project: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR, taking on roles in drama, dance, set and lighting design.

Brochures are now available from the theatre. Visit www.grovetheatre.co.uk for more information.