IN 2018, settle back and enjoy a series of "concert-cum-radio play" shows where the audience gets to be the live guests at a radio station in the 1920's, 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s.
Each show in the series will have a combination of songs/stories from the era plus the latest episodes of an ongoing radio spoof "The Fickle Finger ......" - all with a heavy dose of quirky comedy, satire, send-ups, and mystery!
Series 1: SPEAKEASY ... set in the 1920s where Prohibition is the theme - complete with Gangsters, Coppers, and Tarts, skullduggery, and quite a bit of back-door dealing ... Saturday 3rd February 3pm at The Dungeon, Adamstown
Series 2: BOTTOMS UP ... set in 1930, the year following the Wall Street Crash and the world is experiencing the Great Depression. Prohibition has ended and the crooks need to find creative new ways to turn a quid and outwit the cops. Friday 20th April/Teralba Community Hall 7.30pm ...Saturday 21st April/Royal Exchange Theatre, Newcastle 4pm ...Sunday 22nd April/The Dungeon, Adamstown 2pm .... NOTE: Grant Bailey is unavailable for this Series in April ...he will be replaced by the inimitable John Dickeson .... and the cast will be joined by special guest Amanda Broberg
Series 3: ARMS UP ... set in the 40s towards the end of World War II
Series 4: I SPY .... set in the 195s - the era of the Cold War
more information to come ....stay tuned.....sign up to this Blog to get updates