What’s On This Week // Scunthorpe

Speak Out Scunny
Thursday, 21 April18:30 – 21:30
Monthly on the third Thursday

Acoustic Jam with Dan Senior
The Lincoln Imp
Thursday, 21 April19:30 – 22:30
Weekly on Thursday

Budapest Café Orchestra
Thursday, 21 April20:00 – 22:00
Location: Ropewalk, Ropery Ln, Barton-upon-Humber DN18 5TW, UK

BCO, a small, but impeccably formed, orchestra of just four players, play a blistering barrage of traditional folk and gypsy-flavoured music from across the Balkans and Russia, Klezmer laments, Romanian Doinas, Hungarian Czadas and their own unique re-imaginings of some of the biggest tunes ever written by the classical greats. The Budapest Café Orchestra was established in 2009 by British composer and violinist, Christian Garrick, and led by him has won legions of fans with their magical and infectious performances. The BCO combines violin, guitar, accordion, double bass, saz & balalaika to dazzling effect, creating an awesome aural alchemy normally only characteristic of far bigger ensembles.


Friday, 22 April18:00 – 21:00
Location: Wortley House Hotel

A Silent Auction to raise funds for Rotary supported charities – Shelter Box, Toilet Twinning and End Polio Now. Price includes Fish and Chip Supper. Tickets from Anne Millett. Tel 07720635055 Email anne39@btopenworld.com

A night of jazz with the Xhosa Cole Quintet

Friday, 22 April19:30 – 22:30
Location: Outwood Academy, Foxhills, Scunthorpe DN15 8LJ.
Xhosa was the winner of the BBC Young Jazz Musician of the Year in 2018

Mark ‘Billy’ Billingham
Friday, 22 April19:30 – 22:30
The Baths Hall

Molotovs – Sabella – Mucky Blonde

Saturday, 23 April19:00 – 23:00
Location: Lincoln IMP Scunthorpe

Celebrate St George’s Day with Post Punk Pop Trio The Molotovs playing a blistering set of cool covers from those including Who Jam Clash Sex Pistols Cure Undertones Oasis Blur Pulp The Libertines and Arctic Monkeys Expect some clean sharp and raw originals thrown into the mix! Nothing will be left in the dressing room from this performance!
Tickets on wegottickets £6 Support from an Imp favourite Sabella and also a new band Mucky Blonde.

Rosellas // SilverBars // Komparrison

Saturday, 23 April19:30 – 22:30
Location: Café INDIE

Three band line up where any of them could be the headliner… Rosellas – Manchester based guitar band for fans of DMA’s, The Smiths, Oasis, Night Cafe, the La’s, Shack, Stone Roses The Silver Bars – Indie Rock Band from Barrow In Furness Komparrison – “Taboo-busting bangers” – NARC. Magazine “Lovely new music by them… one of the best new things I’ve heard in ages” – Chris Hawkins, BBC Radio 6 Music “Ones to watch 2022” – This Feeling

Scunthorpe Theatres

Northern Live – The Baths Hall – Saturday 23 April 2022
 Mark ‘Billy’ Billingham – The Plowright Theatre – Friday 22 April 2022Mark ‘Billy’ Billingham is TV’s most experienced, highest ranking and most decorated SAS leader and sniper. He is a former SAS Sergeant Major Class 1 and bodyguard to the stars including Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Russell Crowe, Sir Michael Caine and Tom Cruise.

The evening will be hosted by endurance running world record breaker and bestselling author Mark Llewhellin, and there will also be a Q & A and a chance to meet Billy. Get tickets now

Northern Live – The Baths Hall – Saturday 23 April 2022
The world’s greatest and most authentic touring live band northern soul show.Keeping the faith to the original sounds of the underground movement that started on the dance floors in the North and eventually swept the nation including an 11-piece band with four lead vocalists performing over 30 original hits. Get tickets now

An Evening with Sir Geoffrey Boycott – The Baths Hall – Thursday 12 May 2022Geoffrey Boycott last appeared on stage in 2017 – a great deal has happened since then – in the cricket world, the world at large and in the world of our Geoffrey. He has had major heart surgery, become a grandfather for the first time and finally been honoured with a long-overdue knighthood.Forthright honest views, hilarious anecdotes, personal film footage from an incredible career and a chance for the audience to ask Sir Geoffrey their own questions. It’s a brilliant new evening with our brand new knight. Get tickets now 

Pauline Daniels – The Plowright Theatre – Friday 13 May 2022Pauline Daniels continues to be one of Britain’s hardest working stand up comedians. With her unique brand of humour and breathtaking vocals, her new show Get Me Before The Crematorium Does is coming to Scunthorpe for an evening guaranteed to have you rolling in the aisles with laughter!Get tickets now 

Stewart Lee – Snowflake/Tornado – The Baths Hall – Thursday 19 May 2022Stewart Lee’s Snowflake/Tornado is a double bill of two new 60-minute sets, including new material for 2022 from “the world’s greatest living stand-up” (Times).Snowflake looks at how the Covid-Brexit era has impacted on the culture war between lovely snowflakes and horrible people, while in the second half – Tornado – Stewart Lee questions his position in the comedy marketplace.Get tickets now 

Tony Hadley – The Baths Hall – Friday 20 May 2022Celebrating four decades since Tony first released music with Spandau Ballet this show will see him perform with his band The Fabulous TH Band for what will be a big celebration of one of the biggest voices in pop.Tony will perform tracks from across his career both as the voice of Spandau Ballet, and as a solo artist.Get tickets now 

The Illegal Eagles – The Baths Hall – Saturday 21 May 2022Celebrating the music of the legendary US west coast country rock band, The Illegal Eagles bring their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail and incredible showmanship to every performance.Their amazing stage show features the very best from the legendary Eagles’ catalogue including Hotel California, Desperado, Take It Easy, New Kid In Town, Life In The Fast Lane and many more.Get tickets now 

Gaslight – The Plowright Theatre – Wednesday 25 to Saturday 28 May 2022In Victorian fog-bound London, Bella Manningham is troubled. Her husband often leaves her alone in the house at night and she watches as the gaslight in the parlour dims… Objects in the room are hidden and she has no knowledge of moving them. Is she going insane or is there something more sinister at work?Scunthorpe Little Theatre Club bring the famous Patrick Hamilton play to the Plowright this May. Get tickets now 

The Overtones -The Baths Hall – Thursday 26 May 2022For the last decade The Overtones have been a household name, appearing on countless television and radio shows across the UK and Europe including Dancing On Ice, This Morning, BBC Breakfast, Lorraine, and Radio 2 to name a few.The No1 Vocal Harmony Group have racked up multi-platinum record sales, released six studio albums and sold out 11 national tours – firmly establishing them as one of the UK’s most popular and prolific live acts. Get tickets now 

Soul Sisters – The Baths Hall – Friday 27 May 2022Soul Sisters is the exhilarating new funky, feel-good musical that will take you on a journey of success, survival and sisterhood, set to the toe-tapping music of a Soul Weekender. Our stars, Alma, Moira, & Rachael, have known each other for 30 years, yet nothing can prepare them for tonight’s revelations as they express themselves in the only way they know how – through the very music that brought them together. The Baths Hall – Friday 27 May 2022 Get tickets now 

Remembering Live Variety – The Baths Hall – Sunday 29 May 2022
Roll back the years to traditional live variety with music, laughter and surprises with hilarious TV comedian Billy Pearce.Joining Billy is Phil Harrison, bringing back the magic of the 60s and 70s with songs from the likes of Bobby Darin, Frank Sinatra and Neil Diamond. Phil also pays an extended tribute to the late Joe Longthorne.Get tickets now

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