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PERFORMANCES:  Friday 4th and Saturday 5th September, nightly at 8pm

Drama

Riverside Theatre presents
THE THREEFOLD CORD

A new play by Scott Marshall, directed by Des Loughridge

By kind permission of the publisher, Samuel French


Three very different women share the life of the celebrated barrister Sir Marcus Pennington – Victoria, the successful actress wife; Millicent, the intelligent, self-deprecating PA and Dexie, the vivacious, feisty prostitute.

Each of them reveals their own secrets, with comedy always predominating. Their tales converge at one celebratory moment, as all is finally resolved.

The Riverside is delighted to present another of playwright Scott Marshall’s full-length dramas, which is produced by Belfast director Des Loughridge. Having been successfully staged in Britain, this will be its Irish premiere.

Director Des Loughridge is thrilled to return to UUC, where he made his first stage appearance in "Revue" in Lecture Theatre 1 NUU in 1973!!! His favourite acting roles have been as Jack in Dancing At Lughnasa with Clarence Players and Scrooge in Christmas Carol at the National Concert Hall Dublin. He directed Clarence Players' Taking Sides and Hedda Gabler which both reached the AUDF Finals.

Ulsterman Scott Marshall is a former actor, drama tutor and prizewinning director. He is best known in amateur theatre as an international adjudicator, in a role that has seen him adjudicating no less than 7 British All-Winners Finals, 3 All-Ireland Athlone Finals, 4 British One Act Finals, 3 English Finals and the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish Finals twice each. He was also one of two (the other a Canadian) invited to adjudicate the prestigious World Festival of Amateur Theatre held every four years in Monte Carlo, where 24 countries from 5 continents presented their selected prize-winning plays.


THE CAST

Anna Phipps
Anna is a member of both the Helens Bay and the Holywood Players. She has picked up several acting nominations on the AUDF festival circuit this year, most recently for Lizaveta in Brian Friel’s adaptation of A Month in the Country. In July Anna, with Holywood Players represented NI at the British One Act Drama finals.

Andrea Brown
As a member of The Clarence Players Andrea has performed in the Ulster Drama Festival Finals on three occasions (Dancing at Lughnasa 2010, Taking Sides 2013 and Hedda Gabler 2015), and had the honour of representing Northern Ireland in the British One Act Drama Festival Finals on two occasions (The Droitwich Discovery 2012 and The Pushcart Pedlars 2014).

Laura Kerr
As well as acting regularly with Lambeg Players, Laura recently played Wicked Witch in The Wizard of Oz in the National Concert Hall, Dublin. In April she played the Mother Superior in Sister Act in the Grand Opera House, Belfast. Earlier this year her choir won the BBC Radio Ulster Primary School Choir of the Year.

Stephen Connolly
Stephen began acting with the Circle Theatre in Belfast appearing in plays by Edward Bond, St John Ervine and George Shiels. Later, he found himself specialising in cads, adulterers and incompetent policemen with the Helen's Bay Players before becoming involved latterly with the Clarence Players. His most recent role was as Judge Brack in Ibsen's Hedda Gabler, for which he won best supporting actor in the 2015 Ballymoney Drama Festival.

Carole Hunter
Carole has been with Clarence Players for over 30 years in a variety of roles. She has stage managed a wide range of demanding full length and one act plays to regional and national finals. As an actress she is regularly on stage in Portrush and Newtownabbey summer theatre.


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Tickets: £14.00, concessions£11.00
PERFORMANCES:  Thursday 10th September at 8pm

Music

John Taylor presents
ANDY FAIRWEATHER LOW AND THE LOW RIDERS

A big Riverside welcome to this distinguished and very talented ensemble of rock stars.

THIS SHOW IS ONLY PLAYING IN 2 NI VENUES: RIVERSIDE AND THE WATERFRONT HALL IN BELFAST.

Andy Fairweather-Low was the vocalist in 70s band, AMEN CORNER, and is internationally remembered for the best selling-singles "Bend Me, Shape Me, Anyway You Want Me" and "If paradise was half as nice".

His distinctive vocals are instantly recognizable.


Andy Fairweather Low’s story looks like the perfect example of how to become a legend. He first came to prominence as the lead singer in Amen Corner.

The 60s saw them clock up hit after pop hit. Songs such as 'Bend Me Shape Me', 'Hello Suzy', '( If Paradise is ) Half As Nice' are internationally remembered to this day. But if you were paying close attention you might have picked up a clue in the magnificent ‘Gin House’ to Andy’s future musical collaborations.

Since the early days Andy has gone on to work with Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, David Crosby, The Band, Elton John, Roger Waters, Richard and Linda Thompson, Dave Gilmour, The Who, BB King, Joe Cocker, Steve Winwood, Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn, Jimmy Page, Ronnie Lane, Linda Ronstadt, Roddy Frame, Emmylou Harris, Joe Satriani, the Bee Gees, Jeff Beck, The Impressions, Lonnie Donegan, Ringo Starr, Steve Gadd, David Sanborn, Benmont Tench, Warren Zevon, Charlie Watts, Mary J. Blige, Dave Edmunds, Georgie Fame, Bonnie Raitt, Otis Rush, Phil Collins, Van Morrison, Gerry Rafferty, Chris Rea, Buddy Guy, Chris Barber, Jackson Browne, Bill Wyman, Sheryl Crow, Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown, Pete Townshend... and hundreds more.

Now following a solo path, his first solo album in 24 years Sweet Soulful Music was released late in 2007 followed by The Very Best of Andy Fairweather Low which was released in the UK in June 2008 and the Live DVD followed hot on its heels.

A world tour as musical director with Roger Waters band then a European tour with Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings might be difficult to top for most people - but not for Andy Fairweather Low who just segued smoothly into a major solo tour last summer with some of the world’s finest musicians in his band.

Following an acclaimed UK Tour in Autumn 2012 Andy completed a third tour with The Low Riders in Germany.

2013 saw Andy & The band opening the shows on Eric’s European tour headline The Americana Festival and complete their first tour in Japan with 8 shows in Tokyo. Late in October 2014 Andy & The Low Riders played a show at The New Theatre in Cardiff as part of their tour and the show was both filmed and recorded and will be released as a DVD / Double live CD this Spring as 2015 sees the latest new chapter in the story develop.


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Tickets: £21.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 12th September at 8pm

FREE, PRE-SHOW TALK ON STAGE AT 7.15pm DELIVERED BY ULSTER UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC DR KEVIN DE ORNELLAS

Drama

Riverside Theatre presents
A CHIP IN THE SUGAR and A LADY OF LETTERS

A double-bill of TALKING HEADS from GB's highly-acknowledged master-playwright and comedian, Alan Bennett

A double-bill of Bennett’s series of Talking Heads, originally created for television by the author.

Valerie Bray (who appeared in Riverside last in her own, one-woman tribute to the late Joyce Grenfell) stars in the role of Irene Ruddock, created by Patricia Routledge. The Lady of Letters of the title is a single, middle-aged woman living near Bradford and who is not afraid to speak, or rather to write, her mind. She frequently contacts her MP, the police, the chemist - everyone she can, by letter, to remedy the social ills she sees around her. And just occasionally, she gets things horribly, horribly wrong. Watch for the shock ending…….

In A Chip in the Sugar, Jeremy Lewis performs the role created on television by Alan Bennett himself of middle-aged Graham Whittaker, who finds his life becoming increasingly complicated as his mother or 'Mam', Vera Whittaker, with whom he still lives, unexpectedly reunites with a dubious old flame named Frank Turnbull. And Mr Turnbull suddenly becomes a real threat to the uneasy domesticity of their family relationship……….

PRE-SHOW TALK

Dr.Kevin De Ornellas is well known to Riverside regulars, as he is the Theatre’s principal deliverer of pre-show talks.

Kevin gained his doctorate from Queen's University Belfast and currently lectures on Renaissance Literature and Renaissance Drama at the University of Ulster and has been delivering pre-show talks regularly in Riverside over the last nine years.

His engaging style and obvious passion for the history, development and practice of Theatre have resulted in him pre-performance speaking in here on writers as diverse as Shakespeare [Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night's Dream], Brian Friel [Making History], Harold Pinter [The Caretaker], Sean O'Casey [Juno and the Paycock], Peter Shaffer [Equus], Frank McGuinness [The Factory Girls], Shelagh Delaney [A Taste of Honey], Willy Russell [Blood Brothers], the American drama Steel Magnolias and many others.

Kevin publicly interviewed one of Ireland's most significant playwrights, Professor Frank McGuinness, on stage prior to a performance of McGuinness's translation of Ibsen's GHOSTS.

Kevin also interviewed Ulster University Chancellor JAMES NESBITT and the BBC's MARK CARRUTHERS in a public event in Riverside during Riverside's 35th Anniversary celebrations.


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Tickets: £14.00, concessions£11.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 12th September through to Friday 27th November 2015 - on view daily, except Sundays, during Riverside's opening hours, which are published daily on the homepage of this website

Foyer Gallery Exhibition

Sarah Edge, Professor of Photography, Ulster University presents
Le Petit Chaperon Rouge- Little Red Riding Hood

A photographic installation, which evokes questions relating to the organization of identity, childhood and femininity in, and through, cultural representations of difference.

This installation, Le Petit Chaperon Rouge- Little Red Riding Hood, visually evokes questions relating to the organization of identity; childhood and femininity in and through cultural representations of difference.

The installation is based on the folk tale Red Riding Hood precisely because this tale, while being a story read to young girls, is in reality a tale full of (patriarchal) adult anxieties about the stabilization of gender boundaries.

The installation obliquely acknowledges the path to correct femininity in which the non-gendered qualities of curiosity, activity, desire, waywardness, looking or voyeurism are punished in girls. It plays with our culturally ambivalent relationship to this organisation by exploring the way in which the desire for 'nature' or the corporeal body still entices us. This is made visible in the installation through its reference to the alluring quality of nature, of light and darkness, inside and outside, food as substance and food as trickery. These are all images that both repel and fascinate the viewer.


(The image to the right of this copy is temporary and is by Carl Larrson, dating from the late 1880s.)



PERFORMANCES:  Thursday 17th to Saturday 19th September, nightly at 8pm

Irish Dance

Dominic Graham School of Irish Dance presents
A N T H E M S

The company's sixteenth, triumphant showcase on Riverside's main stage

This is the 16th show and year that the Dominic Graham School has appeared at the Riverside Theatre.

After a hugely successful competition year and a summer of touring Spain and Portugal, the school is proud to present 'Anthems'.

This show celebrates great musical anthems of the world in the style that has made a DGS show an unmissable event!

The party begins on Thursday 17th September and runs until Saturday 19th September 2015.


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Tickets: £11.00
PERFORMANCES:  Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd September, nightly at 8pm

Comedy - Recommended only for Audiences of 18+

Martin Lynch and Joe Rea present
50 SHADES OF RED, WHITE AND BLUE

One of the most outrageously funny shows you will have ever seen returns to the Riverside by public demand

Her Facebook postings had Northern Ireland in fits of laughter 2 summers ago. It all started as a joke, when Leesa Harker wrote a Belfast-based spoof of Fifty Shades of Grey. Very soon it went viral and had 29,000 followers!

Fifty Shades of Red, White and Blue tells the story of loveable Maggie Muff and her search for love, featuring laugh-out-loud characters such as big Sally Ann, Sinead the Greener and of course, the mysterious Mr Red White and Blue himself!

This show contains adult humour and strong language.


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Tickets: £18.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 26th September at 8pm

Music

Riverside welcomes back
THE ILLEGALS with NIAMH KAVANAGH

The band voted "Outstanding... The Rolls Royce of Irish Rock" by RTE

Widely regarded as one of the best live tribute acts in the country, The Illegals are back at The Riverside with their ever popular classic-rock tribute show

Now in their 18th year, The Illegals put on a formidable show replicating the sound of two of the greatest rock bands and delving deeper into the Eagles and Fleetwood Mac back-catalogues to keep their dynamic live show fresh but familiar to packed venues throughout Ireland.

Audiences really love the Illegals live – an entertaining three-hours of vocal harmony, superb musicianship, unforgettable songs and great fun - served up by a band at the top of its game.

You’ll hear classic tracks from Linda Rondstadt, Neil Young, Bonnie Raitt and others as well as all the top favourites from Eagles and Fleetwood Mac: Hotel California, The Chain, Desperado, Dreams and more …


“Top drawer - the best live music act in the country” – Facebook

“Outstanding - The Rolls-Royce of Irish Rock” – RTE

“Simply Stunning” – The BBC



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Tickets: £18.00
PERFORMANCES:  Wednesday 30th September and Thursday 1st October, nightly at 8pm

Community Theatre

McClarty, Mairs & Gardiner Productions presents
STONES IN HIS POCKETS

The enormously popular play by Ulster writer MARIE JONES

Stones In His Pockets is a tragicomedy about a small rural town in Ireland where many of the townspeople are extras in a Hollywood film.

The play centres around two friends, Charlie Conlon and Jake Quinn, who are employed as extras on the film. Charlie has aspirations to get his script made into a movie. Jake has recently returned from New York and is mesmerized, along with everyone else, by the star of the movie, Caroline.

Caroline is a famous, beautiful American movie star who fails to ever successfully conquer the Irish accent. Caroline and the other American crewmembers do not attempt to accurately portray the town and people and only care about finishing the movie on time. Most of the locals are initially excited at the opportunity to be a part of a major film and distracted by the novelty.

However, as the film continues they begin to feel abused and the glamour begins to wear off.

Local actors Alan and Colin McClarty perform all 15 characters of the play, male and female.



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Tickets: £12.50
PERFORMANCES:  Friday 2nd October at 8pm

Country & Western Music

Michael Magill Entertainments presents
THE BIG T COUNTRY SHOW!

A star-studded night of brilliant Country and Western - hosted by the irrepressible Big T!

Big T's special guests include:

JOHNNY BRADY
GERRY GUTHRIE
SEAN LOUGHREY
THE BENN SISTERS

Do come along for this star-studded night of brilliant Country and Western - hosted by the irrepressible Big T!



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Tickets: £20.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 3rd October at 8pm

Comedy

Riverside welcomes back the irrepressible
ME, MYSELF AND I - The latest show from NI's favourite comedian WILLIAM CAULFIELD

NI's top stage, TV and radio star

The ever popular comedian William Caulfield is back on tour again with yet another brand new show.

This year, as the title suggests, he leaves aside the comedy characters and takes to the stage on his own to do what he does best – great stand-up comedy about our everyday lives here in Northern Ireland, and indeed around the world for that matter. Top humour from the first minute to the last.

A master story teller with great skill at picking out the extraordinary funny stuff from the ordinary and turning the spotlight on our own little foibles, this will be a night of laughter that you cannot afford to miss.

Well known from his comedy shows both on BBC NI and Radio Ulster this as ever will be a balanced family friendly show – No filth, no foul language.....just fantastically funny


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Tickets: £17.00
PERFORMANCES:  Wednesday 7th October at 11am only


PLEASE NOTE THE STARTING TIME

Drama

c21 Theatre Company, Belfast presents
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

A special, matinee presentation designed for students studying this Shakespeare text

c21 is delighted to announce its next production of one of Shakespeare's classic plays, 'The Merchant of Venice', in which good triumphs over evil.

The vengeful Jewish money-lender, Shylock, tries to extract 'a pound of flesh' from his Christian opposite, Antonio, while the clever Portia uses her unique skills as a lawyer to win her marriage partner, Bassanio.

Using their winning edited and fast-moving style, this strong company of six actors, directed by Art Webb, have transposed the setting to 1920's America, bringing more theatrical appeal and interest to this sophisticated narrative.



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Tickets: £10.00
PERFORMANCES:  Thursday 8th October at 8pm

Music

Riverside welcomes, for the first time on its main stage
MATT WOOSEY in concert

SOLO ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2014
"Blues Matters"

ACCOUSTIC ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2014
"Blues and Soul"

BREATH OF FRESH AIR
"Classic Rock Magazine"

Matt will be performing songs from his latest, studio album


Matt Woosey’s refreshing song writing and playing style has acoustic, roots-based music at its heart but is not limited to a particular genre. His self-penned songs are conveyed with an accomplished vocal delivery which has gained him praise from sources such as Paul Jones (BBC2), Tom Robinson (BBC 6 Music) and a variety of respected publications in the UK and around the globe.

With his consistent touring of The UK and with many tours of Europe as well as South African and Australian tours under his belt, Matt has expanded his fan base considerably in the last couple of years and has managed to make a big impact on a variety of different music scenes.

Wildest Dreams is Matt’s most recent studio album and is his seventh full length release since 2008. This album is similar to his previous material in that it contains a certain number of blues and/or blues influenced songs although the overall spectrum of his song writing is broader and more mature than before.

Ranging from ethereal folk to trippy vibes and from sun drenched West coast pop to full-on blues riffage, Wildest Dreams takes Woosey fans and new listeners alike on a journey through the man’s soul and musical heritage.

The appeal of Wildest Dreams for music fans is the versatility of the song writing and playing on the album without watering down Woosey’s trademark sound and energy. The band is tight and the songs are performed with a free flowing ease which bridges the cross-genre stylings effortlessly. Today, Matt’s playing is often compared to Rory Gallagher’s improvisational flair and John Martyn’s heavy handed acoustic onslaughts.


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Tickets: £10.00
PERFORMANCES:  Friday 9th October at 8pm

Drama

Commedia of Errors Theatre Company presents
THE TAIN

Guaranteed to be one of the funniest shows you see before Christmas!

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The Queen of Connacht has come North to steal Ulster's legendary Brown Bull. With the men of Ulster sick with the curse, only CúChulainn can stop her. It's a shame he hasn't got two brain cells to rub together.

Luckily his trusty servant stands by his side to save the hero from his own stupidity. With the stupid leading the stupider, in a fight against the idiots, who will prevail? There's only one way to find out...


Fresh from its barnstorming debut at the International Theatre Festival in Milan, Italy, come and see why audiences have called it:

'Hilarious, entertaining – a great show!'

'Outstanding.'

'A riotous, breathtaking, hilarious tale of villainy and terror.'

'A laugh riot.'

'Absolutely electrifying and enjoyable.'

'A furiously jolly rollercoaster of a ride, with barrels of laughs.'


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Tickets: £14.00, concessions£12.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 10th October at 8pm

Music

Direct from their sell-out, European Tour it's
ROD AND A TOUCH OF TINA

"It doesn't get any better than this"

THE STAGE NEWSPAPER


Rod Stewart and Tina Turner together in concert a top quality concert with their live band of world class musicians and singers/ dancers The fabulous Rodettes

Coming to Riverside direct from their SELL OUT European Tour to over 1000 capacity audiences this is a show not to be missed! Book early!
Dylan Cassidy as Rod Stewart is described as The world's number one Rod Stewart look alike and sound -alike impersonator to Rod Stewart you will not get any closer to the real deal,
Rod Stewarts wife Penny Lancaster who Embraced Dylan when they met, was amazed at the likeness to her husband

'' THE STAGE NEWSPAPER '' It doesn't get any better than this""

GARY JAMES NEW YORK JOURNILIST "An exceptional lookalike sound-alike to Rod Stewart "

Jacqui Miller as Tina Turner blessed with a natural soul voice and the ability to impersonate has seen Jacqui play roles in musicals such as The Blues Brothers, Rock It, and many more
She has the moves the energy and sheer Rock and Roll of Tina Turner

THIS SHOW WILL LEAVE YOU WITH THE FEEL GOOD FACTOR!



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Tickets: £19.50
PERFORMANCES:  Wednesday 14th October at 8pm

Drama

Hotbuckle Theatre Company presents
E M M A

A gripping adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel about Emma Woodhouse

Emma Woodhouse is handsome, clever and rich. She’s also a bit of a meddler.

After her governess marries (with Emma’s help of course) it is clear that Miss Woodhouse must become a matchmaker. Who better to start with than unpolished Harriet Smith? With her help, who knows how far Miss Smith could reach? Mr Elton, the young vicar? Or Frank Churchill, recently returned home after a long absence?

But as her interfering gets out of hand, it may be time for Emma to question her judgement. Advised by friend Mr Knightley, can Emma untangle the web she’s spun? And what does she truly know of her own heart?

Following on from Persuasion – “pure theatre magic” ****The Stage and David Copperfield – “Superb … a master class in stage adaptation” BBC Radio, Hotbuckle returns to the Riverside stage with Austen’s most perfect novel.


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Tickets: £14.00, concessions£11.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 17th October at 8pm

Drama

James Seabright and Climar Productions present the Bridge House production of
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE

From the company which brought SIMON CALLOW to the Riverside last year

Adapted from the Frank Capra film by Tony Palermo

Directed by Guy Retallack


The iconic story of George Bailey, whose dreams look set to be dashed by small-town scandal and big business. In a new production that premiered to excellent reviews in London last year, the magic of Frank Capra’s iconic film is reimagined as a radio play, with sound effects created live on stage.

‘Inspired! A lovely adaptation that’s both cleverly
witty and movingly heartfelt.’
**** The Stage

‘Deftly directed by Guy Retallack... sensationally executed.’
**** The Londonist

‘Glorious, entertaining and heart-warming. An absolute winner.’
***** South London Press

The iconic story of idealist George Bailey, whose dreams look set to be dashed by small-town scandal and big business. Alone on a bridge, he decides that everyone would be better off without him… or would they? It falls to hapless guardian angel, Clarence, to try and save him.

In a new production that premiered to excellent reviews in London last year, the magical story of Frank Capra’s iconic film is retold as a radio play, complete with sound effects created live on stage. This loving tribute to the golden era of the wireless is a fresh take on a heartwarming and timely classic.

‘Inspired! A lovely adaptation that’s both cleverly witty and movingly heartfelt.’ **** The Stage

‘Critic’s Choice’
The Guardian Guide



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Tickets: £16.00, concessions£14.00
PERFORMANCES:  Friday 23rd October to Saturday 31st October inclusive, nightly at 8pm and with matinee performances on Saturday 24th and Saturday 31st October

Family Musical

Portrush Music Society presents
THE ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL

Portrush Music Society's pre-Halloween blockbuster musical for all the family

The Addams Family is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa.

It features an original story based around the familiar ghoulish characters of Gomez, his wife Morticia, their children Wednesday and Pugsley, Uncle Fester, Grandma, and Lurch, who live together in a rickety Gothic mansion in the middle of Central Park in New York.

The curtain goes up as the whole family, past and present, assembles in the graveyard under the Addams Family Tree. Wednesday confides to Gomez that she has fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable Ohio family – Lucas Beineke.

Fearing the consequences of this relationship, spanning as it does two contrasting backgrounds, she begs him not to tell her mother. Gomez has never before deceived his beloved wife Morticia, but agrees to keep the secret, with disastrous results. Fester, who himself has been smitten by love, enlists the support of the ancestors to help sort the whole thing out.

Everything will change for the Addams family and the Beinekes on the fateful night that they host a dinner for Wednesday's 'normal' boyfriend and his parents Mal and Alice who also, it is revealed, have their own relationship difficulties to reconcile.

TICKET PRICES RANGE FROM £13 TO £19.50 WITH CONCESSIONS AVAILABLE FOR MATINEE PERFORMANCES AND THE TUESDAY NIGHT SHOW.

"FAMILY FRIGHT-NITE ON MONDAY 26th OCTOBER!!"

Monday 26 October is Family Fright Night. Adults and children are invited to come along in Halloween or Addams Family fancy dress. Family tickets available.

Ticket prices are £13 or Family tickets as per Matinees. £45 for 2 adults and 2 children ( under 16) or 1 adult and 3 children.




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PERFORMANCES:  Monday 2nd November at 8pm

Drama

London Classic Theatre presents
WAITING FOR GODOT

The play by Samuel Beckett which transformed Drama in the 1950s and one now regarded universally as a theatrical masterpiece.

The most significant play of the twentieth century.


Directed by Michael Cabot
Designed by Bek Palmer


A country road. A tree. Evening.

Vladimir and Estragon meet as dusk approaches. Estragon tries to remove his boot.
Vladimir examines his hat. A conversation begins, a joke is interrupted. A carrot is eaten.

The two men quarrel, then embrace.
Unannounced, two eccentric travellers arrive.
Seemingly master and servant, one stands weighed down at the end of a long rope, the
other carries a whip.

So begins Samuel Beckett’s 60-year-old masterpiece Waiting for Godot, a ground-breaking, anarchic meditation on the meaning of life and death. Part allegory, part burlesque, Beckett’s unique, timeless play moves seamlessly between absurdist comic sketch and captivating philosophical drama.

Waiting for Godot was first produced in Great Britain at the Arts Theatre, London in 1955,
directed by Sir Peter Hall. In 1999, it was voted the most significant English language play of
the 20th Century.

Samuel Beckett was an Irish playwright, novelist and theatre director who is widely regarded as among the most influential writers of modern times. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1969. His plays include Endgame, Krapp's Last Tape and Happy Days. He died in 1989.


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Tickets: £15.00, concessions£12.00
PERFORMANCES:  Wednesday 4th November at 8pm

Country & Western Music

Michael Magill Entertainments presents
DECLAN NERNEY "THE HOOLEY CONCERT TOUR 2015"

With Special Guest BRENDAN QUINN

Declan Nerney is an Irish singer of the Country and Irish genre, with a huge following.

Born in the town of Drumlish in County Longford he started at the age of 16 in local band the "The Hi-Lows". His big break came with his autobiographical song "The Marquee in Drumlish".

He has a huge fan-base and charts on a regular basis not only in Ireland but in Scotland and England and his recordings are sought worldwide. His work has extensive airplay on stations that feature the Country and Irish genre.

And his special guest, BRENDAN QUINN, makes a very welcome return to Riverside, being one of our C & W favourites!


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Tickets: £20.00
PERFORMANCES:  Friday 6th November at 8pm

Music

Riverside welcomes back
CELTIC SOUL A celebration of Van Morrison

Probably one of the very best Tributes to the incomparable VAN MORRISON you will see

Van Morrison is probably the biggest and most enduring names in music who is also one of our very own. In 2015 he will celebrate his 70th birthday by giving two concerts on the Belfast street he has made famous around the globe – Cyprus Avenue.

In this show, Celtic Soul return to the Riverside in celebration of one of the truly great singer/songwriters of all time.

Receiving critical acclaim from devout Van fans wherever they perform, you’ll hear the big hits like Jackie Wilson Said, Days Like This, and of course Brown Eyed Girl. You’ll also hear Cyprus Avenue, Ballerina and In the Garden among many others in a packed show.

Things really took off for the band after a live ‘unplugged’ performance on Gerry Kelly’s show on BBC Radio Ulster. BBC’s Ralph McLean, a massive Van Morrison fan himself, describes Celtic Soul as ‘a great band’ and ‘a very fine tribute’.

With more years than they care to remember playing in blues, folk, trad and jazz bands these musicians have the ingredients to deliver Van’s music authentically. They are:

Clarke Wilson on Vocals and Saxophone, Ray McEvoy (Electric Guitar), Marcus McAuley (Acoustic Guitar), Rik Gay (Drums), Keith Ward (Piano and keyboards), Gerry McClurg (Trumpet) and Mark Crockard (Electric and Double Bass).

Let Celtic Soul will take you on a journey through the songbook of our very own musical legend!


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Tickets: £15.00, concessions£13.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 7th November at 8pm

Drama

Play On Words Theatre Company presents
TOM CREAN Antarctic Explorer

One of the finest dramas on the touring circuit and back in Riverside by public demand, starring AIDAN DOOLEY

Tom Crean (1877– 1938), the intrepid Antarctic explorer and one of Ireland’s unsung heroes is brought vividly to life in this award winning, dramatic and humorous solo performance.

Hear the riveting true stories of Crean’s Antarctic explorations as one of the few men to serve with both Scott and Shackleton and survive the three famous expeditions: Discovery, (1901 – 1904); Terra Nova (1910 – 1913); and Endurance (1914 – 1916).

This show won a Fringe First at Edinburgh and Best Solo performance at the New York International Festival.

It returns to Coleraine’s Riverside by public demand.


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Tickets: £14.00, concessions£12.00
PERFORMANCES:  Tuesday 10th November at 8pm

Professional Ballet

Ballet Ireland presents
C O P P E L I A

Ballet Ireland's latest production, with 14 talented dancers, glittering costumes and music

Comic chaos unfolds in this witty ballet of magic, mayhem & mistaken identity!

Franz and his reporter finance Hildy, are curious about the beautiful girl, Coppélia. Hildy begins to suspect things are not all that they seem… She and her friends follow the seemingly perfect starlet, arriving at Dr Coppelius laboratories. Inside, they stumble upon a magical and strange world, uncovering secrets that will change them forever!

Setting the much-loved story at a County Fair, choreographer Morgann Runacre-Temple (Carmen, Romeo & Juliet), with writer Stella Feehily, have re-interpreted this witty and pertinent ballet inspired by the eternal obsession with youthful perfection. With its nod to the movie glamour of yesteryear, its captivating dance and the charming music of Léo Delibes and Tom Lane, Coppélia will enchant and enthral audiences of all ages.

Ballet Ireland is delighted to tour this light-hearted ballet following the success of Swan Lake last year.


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Tickets: £16.00, concessions£13.00
PERFORMANCES:  Thursday 12th November at 8pm

Drama

A new co-production from BIG TELLY THEATRE COMPANY and THE MAC
G U L L I V E R

When Lemuel Gulliver returns from another amazing experience at sea, his family are more than a little perplexed.........

They had just about coped with the giants, the tiny people, the floating islands and outlandish inventions.

But a world ruled by horses? That's a different kettle of fish. Only one thing is certain; family life will never be the same again.

Join us for an uproarious theatrical adventure as Gulliver and his family learn to live together in a strange new world where weird is the new normal.


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Tickets: £14.00, concessions£12.00
PERFORMANCES:  Friday 13th November at 8pm

Music

Mark Lundquist presents
THE JOHNNY CASH ROADSHOW

Currently, the only touring tribute to Johnny to be endorsed by the CASH family

Welcome back the Johnny Cash Roadshow, a show not to be missed by avid fans or the casual listener. Also the only show to be endorsed by the CASH family! This year prepare for a musical adventure with the biggest production to date.

The UK’s No1 celebration of Johnny Cash, fronted by award winning singer/songwriter Clive John, re-creates with astounding accuracy and truly captures the essence of what it was like to be at a real Cash show! Also featuring Jill Schoonjans as June Carter, Amanda Stone and Louise Masters as the Carter Sisters along with the ‘JC Horns’ all aspects of Cash’s life are covered with impeccable taste.

The show takes the audience from the 1950s right up to 2002 and all the stops in between. All the greatest hits are included, along with songs from the latest album Out Among The Stars. All this accompanied by evocative screen images and shots from Johnny Cash’s life.


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Tickets: £19.00, concessions£17.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 14th November at 8pm

Music

Eamonn Keane presents
THE INDIANS

A big Riverside welcome-back for this ensemble of talented, Irish musicians

THE INDIANS are regarded as one of the most entertaining bands in Ireland and they make their return visit to the Riverside Theatre, Coleraine on Saturday 14th. November. “We are delighted to have them back” reports theatre manager Jeremy Lewis. “Last year we had a packed house”!

Special guest with The Indians, on the night, will be the original Big Chief Flaming Star (Noel Brady). Flaming Star is no stranger to Coleraine, having played with The Indians in the Salmon Leap, the Lodge Hotel, The Bohill Hotel and the Bushtown House, for many great years. Big Chief Flaming Star must have lots of stories to tell from the past. He’ll surely be in dynamic form when he meets up with his old friends, back in one of his favourite areas. Hear him sing all of your favourite Indians songs. Other original members still appearing with The Indians are Crazy Horse (Brian Woodfull) and Sitting Bull (Eamonn Keane).

Dressed in their colourful Western Indian outfits, the Indians have been all over the UK and Ireland for over four decades and in that time there have been very few changes in their lineup.

“BIG CHIEF” Geronimo (Raymond Kelly) is the current lead singer, and is regarded as one of the finest front men in the business. When BIG CHIEF sings, everybody listens. He is blessed to have been gifted with a voice to perform any style of song and make it his own. Dull Knife (Tommy Hopkins) is on guitar and takes the Shadows instrumentals very serious. Keeping the rhythm intact is Long Arrow (Kevin Mc Keown) on drums and vocals. All in all a very entertaining bunch of musicians.

Those of you who have been supporting The Indians over the years will have some idea of what to expect but any new comers will experience a show that is full of great music and plenty of surprises.

Come and hear all of your favourite Indians songs from back through the years, performed by The Indians live on Riverside’s stage


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Tickets: £16.00
PERFORMANCES:  Tuesday 17th November at 8pm

Music

NI Live Events presents
S O L O

An evening of emerging solo female artists which is being headlined by the phenomenal Dana Masters and her band.


An evening of emerging solo female artists which is being headlined by the phenomenal Dana Masters and her band.

Join us for an evening of music by young female solo artists from across Northern Ireland. NI Live Events will be showcasing some of the country’s best up and coming singers, with acts which have had over one million combined online hits. The evening will feature four of the best new artists on the music scene and will be hosted by BBC Radio Ulster’s Ralph Mclean.

To top off the evening the hugely successful Dana Masters (who has been quickly selling out shows across the country) will be playing with her band.

Originally from the Deep South in the United States, Dana grew up with the sound of soul, rhythm and blues and gospel music. Her love of music deepened and led her to study music, majoring in vocal performance at university. Music took Dana from South Carolina to Minneapolis and then on to Los Angeles where she lived for four years and where she met an Irish boy who would later become her husband.

In 2008 Dana and her husband moved to Northern Ireland. Although she sang sporadically, music generally took a back seat while Dana settled into life in a new country and culture. That all changed in early 2012 when Dana had a chance meeting with Linley Hamilton at a local music venue. During that year, Dana, Linley and some of the best Jazz musicians in Ireland began a weekly residency in the basement of McHughes bar in Belfast.

This provided the inspiration for Dana’s first album JAZZnBELFAST. From live work with BBC radio 4 and Proms in the Park to singing regularly with Van Morrison, Dana’s reputation as one of Ireland’s top vocalists continues to gain momentum. Calling Northern Ireland home, Dana is passionate about music as a vehicle to make people and communities vibrant


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Tickets: £15.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 21ST November AT 7.30PM

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Community Dance

Kelly Neill Dance Company presents
DANCE 4 DANCE SHOWCASE

Kelly taught dance and movement to the Riverside Youth Theatre for 8 years and choreographed every one of the Youth Theatre productions. We welcome her to Riverside with a brand new company of dancers!

This is the dance company's debut showcase from all three dance schools from Ballycastle, Ballymoney and Bushmills ages ranging from 5-18 years old.

The dance company aims to teach various different styles of dance to youths. Our styles include contemporary, jazz, tap, hip hop, commercial Pop and musical theatre. The youth dance company formed at the beginning of this year and with over 100 students training very hard all year to bring their dance and movement to the stage to show their family and friends what they can achieve through dance and movement.

Dance teacher, facilitator and choreographer Kelly Neill has been a teaching and choreographing for twelve years running her own dance schools, as well as working within schools and in communities around Northern Ireland, Dance lecturer at the NRC College, Dance Facilitator for DU Dance NI, Dance and movement tutor for 8 years for the Riverside youth Theatre Coleraine.

Kelly choreographed ALL the Youth Theatre shows throughout that period. As well as the students from Kelly Neill Dance Co we will also have guest performances from the performing arts students from NRC College, Alternative Energies from DU Dance NI and many other guest performers. A night not to be missed!

Kelly’s Dance Company embraces a very wide range of interests and abilities and as a Tutor she is already well experienced in dealing with Special Needs’ participants as well.


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Tickets: £9.00
PERFORMANCES:  Tuesday 24th November at 7.30pm

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Community Theatre

MORE Dramatic Theatre Company presents
WINTER SHOWCASE

MORE has been presenting its showcase productions in Riverside for several years now and we're delighted to welcome the company back

MORE Dramatic Theatre Company offers tuition in Drama, Dance and Musical Theatre and this performance is a showcase of the talent that is present in our local area.

This showcase will both entertain and challenge your thinking. An evening of young talent and entertainment not to be missed.


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Tickets: £7.00
PERFORMANCES:  Friday 27th November at 8pm

Community Musical

Margaret Ferris-Curran presents
MAGGIE FERRIS-CURRAN AND FRIENDS

Compered by Mark Crawford - this is an evening of Music and Dance

The Riverside Theatre is pleased to welcome back singer Maggie Ferris-Curran after yet another successful sell out show last year. This evening the audience will be entertained to an eclectic mix of culture, music, song & dance including something for the festive season. Compere is the well known and talented Mark Crawford

Maggie is being joined by an array of local Artistes this year including The Iconic Street Dancers a young, dynamic & energetic dance group, the renowned Route Singers Choir with Margaret Brown as M. D. & Amanda Davies accompanying, Swing singer Mark Crawford, songstress Elaine MacAuley, The Blue Belles Scottish Country Dancers , the magical sounds of the bagpipes played by Robert Wilson, from Derry talented musicians who call themselves The 5 Of Us , the welcome return of Ann McCay Folk Trio, Trumpeter Adrian Millar, accompanist Peter Wilson and finally Barazina’s very own funky teenage choir Singzina under the direction of Gillian Brown & Ian Hannah

“Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life”


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Tickets: £11.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 28th November through until Wednesday 23rd December - daily except Sundays - during Riverside's standard opening hours, which are detailed on this website under Box Office opening times

Foyer Gallery Exhibition

Coleraine Art Society presents
SCHOOLS' ART COMPETITION

An exciting Art Competition for locally-based schoolchildren aged between 14 and 17 years, using different media

Coleraine Art Society will host an Art competition for students aged 15-17 years in December 2015. Entries will be for age 14-15 and for age 16-17. Any medium may be used as well as 2D or 3D work. The work submitted will be brought to Riverside Theatre on Saturday November 28th before 2 pm. All 2 D work must have hanging attachments as the work will be exhibited in the Theatre until mid-December. The works of Art will be judged in the first week of December and a presentation evening will be arranged at a later date.

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PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 28th November at 8pm

Music

David Hull Promotions presents
BARBARA DICKSON in concert

Riverside bids Barbara a Big Welcome-Back, along with her special Guest ANTHONY TONER and accompanist NICK HOLLAND

Barbara Dickson is one the most successful recording artistes of recent times. It is a career that has seen her achieve six platinum, eleven gold, seven silver albums and two Olivier awards for her work in the theatre. She is delighted to be touring Ireland with her talented keyboard player and vocalist Nick Holland.

The show features an eclectic mix of musical moods from classic singer-songwriter material, traditional music and some of Barbara’s ‘greatest hits’ including ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ and ‘The Caravan Song’

Barbara will also feature songs from her latest Greentrax album ‘To Each and Everyone: The Songs of Gerry Rafferty’.

The photo used on this website is by Ben Aris.



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Tickets: £25.00
PERFORMANCES:  Thursday 3rd December at 8pm

Community Musical

Gerald McQuilken presents
SWING INTO CHRISTMAS WITH GERALD!

With Special Guests:

IAN HANNAH AND THE COLA CUBES
HELEN WILKINSON
NAIOMI WALLACE
STEVIE BLACK
SHAMIE H
THE STEPPING OUT DANCERS


Gerald McQuilken invites you to join him to Swing into Christmas. Dance and song for your entertainment from an era when style elegance and beautiful dancing was the order of the day. The second part of the show will be all your favourite Christmas music. Leave the theatre all ready for the festive season!


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Tickets: £16.00
PERFORMANCES:  Friday 4th December at 8pm

Music

Riverside welcomes for the first time
THE BEN REEL BAND

Ben and his band perform music from their latest album

Irish artist Ben Reel released his eagerly awaited 7th studio album on May 18th 2015 simply titled `7th’ which is a real rock`n’record featuring his great band. Like the previous album `Darkness & the Light’ in 2013 the new album 7th was recorded & produced by himself in his home studio in Co.Armagh, Ireland.

Since his debut back in 1999, each album has gone from strength to strength, receiving critical acclaim from radio & press from around the world. Ben’s music has evolved into an honest earthy sound that has matured like a fine wine, drawing from the well of different styles of musical influence from rock, soul, blues, alt folk/americana, country & reggae which fuses all these genres into a melting pot to create a great sound which has become his own .

In the past years he has had numerous high profile TV & Radio appearances and airplay under his belt including Bob Harris BBC Radio 2 and has supported names like Jools Holland, Alabama 3, The Cranberries and has collaborated musically with such names as Hal Ketchum, the legendary ‘Blockheads’, award winning saxophonist Gilad Atzmon and co wrote and performed with some of Nashville's finest, David Olney, John Hadley, Sergio Webb & Irene Kelley.

Over the last 7 years Ben has enjoyed successful tours in Ireland, UK, Europe & U.S receiving rave reviews and attracting a growing fan base . His band includes amongst the finest musicians in Ireland, Michael Black on Drums, Ronnie O’Flynn on bass, Mick McCarney on guitar and his wife Julieanne Reel on backing vocals & percussion. With this line up they have built up a loyal following.

The band have previously graced big festivals such as Huntenpop in the Netherlands, Kilkenny rhythm & roots, Cork jazz festival and have also appeared for the first time at Ireland’s premiere music festival “Electric Picnic” in 2014.
In 2013 Ben toured in the U.S & UK with Tommy Womack (Nashville) as a duo. And in 2014 his band toured as double bill with legendary folk singer/songwriter Eric Andersen in the UK. 2015 promises to be a big one for Ben Reel with the release of his new album `7th’.



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Tickets: £14.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 5th December at 8pm

Community Musical

Barry Burgess presents
CHRISTMAS WITH THE CAUSEWAY CHORALE

A big Welcome-Back to Barry and the Chorale in a evening of Xmas Music and Variety

Come spend an enchanting, festive evening with the Causeway Chorale and friends as they bring an early welcome to Christmas. The Causeway Chorale is well-known in the Causeway and Glen’s area and has sung in churches and other venues from Malin in Donegal to Hillsborough Castle and Ballycastle to Belfast.

Join with the chorale as they sing some well-known carols and Christmas songs; enjoy the singing and enthusiasm of the young singers of the Barazina Children’s Choir and relax to the instrumental music and accompaniment of the Eric Boyd ensemble.

We will also feature one of our Chorale members, Siobhan Mullin, who gave a wonderful debut concert earlier this year in the Riverside Theatre, as our soloist for the evening.
The Causeway Chorale, under their musical director, Barry Burgess and accompanist, Anne Campbell, has a repertoire which is both sacred and secular, spanning over 400 years of choral music from plainsong, madrigals, the classical composers, to contemporary pop and musicals.
As well as having an enjoyable night out you will also be supporting the work of the Causeway Down Syndrome Support Group.


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Tickets: £11.00
PERFORMANCES:  Monday 7th to Saturday 12th December - DAILY AT 11am and ONLY AT 2pm ON SATURDAY 12th

Christmas Panto

Riverbank Productions present
RED RIDING HOOD AND THE SILLY WOLF!

Riverbank Productions is a long-established, professional theatre company based in Britain.

And this is traditional Panto fun for all the Family, with an emphasis on the younger audience aged 5 to 12 years


Poor Granny!

She's feeling ill; so her helpful granddaughter, Red Riding Hood heads into the forest to take her some shopping. There she meets a silly, hungry wolf intent on eating the little girl, her granny and not content with them-the shopping too!

However the wolf isn't scary or clever, so children in the audience will laugh at his antics as he fails to get what he wants all the way to a happy ending.

Talented, fully-professional performers use comedy, mime, puppets and popular songs from
2015 and all the best pantomime traditions in a great show which will entertain children aged 5 to 11 and their families.

A brilliant treat for the festive season.

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Tickets: £9.00, concessions£7.00
PERFORMANCES:  Thursday 17th to Saturday 19th December inclusive - nightly at 8pm

Drama

The McMaster Brothers present
A CHRISTMAS CAROL

The story of literature's greatest Miser - Scrooge - in a wonderful Christmas adventure to warm the heart!

Fiction’s greatest miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits – who reveal not only his miserable existence to him but also the dire fate awaiting him should he not change his ways!

Be part of this wonderful Christmas adventure – produced by the team which successfully ran Riverside’s Youth Theatre for eight years: Neil & Paul McMaster, Ed Brown and Kelly Collins.

A Christmas Treat for the entire family to enjoy.


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Tickets: £12.00, concessions£9.00
PERFORMANCES:  Tuesday 22nd December at 8pm

Community Musical

Victoria Lagan Dance and Drama presents
THE VLDD CHRISTMAS SHOWCASE EVENING

The North Coast's best known Dance and Drama School back on Riverside's main stage

Victoria Lagan Dance and Drama annual Christmas Showcase.

VLDD is the most well known dance and drama studio in this area with over 150 kids in training 7 days a week. They pride themselves on a high standard of dance, drama and musical theatre training through their successful shows, competition results and high demand for performances. Many of their young students are training to hopefully work as professional performers around the world, and a handful of previous students have already done so!

This showcase will be a night not to be missed, with dazzling dance performances of many styles including; ballet, acro, lyrical, contemporary, hiphop and commercial. VLDD drama students will perform some of their various pieces they have prepared for their LAMDA acting exams and some of the talented VLDD musical theatre singers will blaze the stage with their stunning vocal talents.

A night of true professionalism in youth performance sprinkled with a bit of Christmas. You will be sure to leave feeling the Christmas spirit!!


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Tickets: £13.00
PERFORMANCES:  Thursday 21st January 2016 to Saturday 6th February, nightly at 8pm and with matinee performances at 2.30pm on the three Saturdays during the run

Family Musical

Ballywillan Drama Group presents
LEGALLY BLONDE

BDG's long-awaited 2016 blockbuster is a guaranteed favourite for the entire family!

Directed and Produced by Brian Logan



Award-winning Ballywillan Drama Group brings the wonderful new musical LEGALLY BLONDE to the Riverside for sixteen performances. The 2011 Olivier Awards Winner (Best New Musical and Best Actress for Sheridan Smith) is musical theatre at its best – great songs, witty lines, smart, sassy and spectacular.

Following on from its two sell-out Riverside shows in 2015 – HAIRSPRAY and THE RAILWAY CHILDREN Ballywillan has assembled a cast of leading musical theatre stars to head the LEGALLY company as they tell the story of Elle Woods, a sorority girl who enrols at Harvard Law School to win back her ex-boyfriend, Warner.

Featuring specially designed costumes, an amazing double revolving stage and the LEGALLY BLONDE big band this a musical not to be missed. This happy, hilarious and infectious show is the perfect remedy for those cold winter evenings!

Tickets are priced from £16 to £19.50, with Family Tickets available too. Please check with the Box Office direct on 02870 123 123



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Tickets: £19.50, concessions£16.00
PERFORMANCES:  Saturday 20th February at 8pm

Variety

Riverside welcomes back the amazing
DAVID MEADE MINDREADER - FAKE BELIEVE

It's David Meade's BRAND NEW SHOW

TV’s Million Dollar Mind Reader is back on stage with his amazing new show - FAKE BELIEVE! In this, his most ambitious live show yet,

TV’s fastest rising star is returning to the stage following a SELL OUT 2015 Tour, with a show that is as hilarious as it is jaw dropping. He reveals PIN numbers, detects lies, reveals secret thoughts, and influences those around him with seemingly inexplicable results!

ON TOUR - visit www.davidmeade.co.uk for more info



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Tickets: £17.50
PERFORMANCES:  Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th March, nightly at 8pm

Community Musical

Riverside Youth Theatre presents
Walt Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Jnr

Walt Disney's Youth Version of the classic musical.

Presented by permission of Josef Weinberger, London


This production will be directed by our Youth Theatre Tutors, Oonah McEwan and Kathy Walsh.

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PERFORMANCES:  Friday 17th June at 8pm

Community Musical

Clarissa McMaster presents
AN EVENING OF CAUSEWAY DELIGHTS

An evening of Music and Variety designed to raise funds for two, very worthy causes

An inspirational evening of Causeway Coast delights hosted by Neil and Paul McMaster.
Featuring local talents from around the North Coast, including Maggie Ferris, local primary schools, local college Performing Arts students, dance troupes, theatrical extracts and much more!

A family event suitable for all ages. Come prepared to laugh, to cry and to be amazed at the talent our Causeway Coast has to offer.

All profits will be split in aid of two causes close to the hearts of most everyone in Northern Ireland who have been affected by cancer and suicide.

Lee Johnston is a Northern Irish motorcycle racer, who started the charity F13K Cancer after experiencing cancer's devastating effects in his own home. The rider, who has adopted the number 13 as his racing number, aims to raise £13,000 in the year 2015.

Cycle Against Cancer can be seen cycling all around the island of Ireland to raise awareness, and encourage people to talk about suicide and depression. They join physical and mental health together in a bid to help those suffering under the taboo disease of depression, self-harm and suicide.


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Tickets: £10.00, concessions£7.00