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The Platform in Morecambe, music and entertainment venue.
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This week’s entertainment listings.

THURSDAY

I Want To Sing Opera, an operatic musical, Grand Theatre, Lancaster, 7.30pm, £15/13 conc, 01524 64695.

Jesus Christ Superstar, LRGS and LGGS joint production, the Dukes, Lancaster, 7.30pm, £10/8, 01524 598500.

Concert – Royal Northern College of Music – String Orchestra with conductor Henk Giuttart, Great Hall, Lancaster University, 7.30pm, 01524 594151.

Old Time Modern Sequence Dancing, the Platform, Morecambe, 2-4pm, £2.80.

Free Film Showing at the Storey, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster, 7pm, Oxi, An Act of Resistance, a modern day art experimental film about the collapse of the Greek economy, free but collect tickets in advance from Lancaster Visitor Information Centre in the Storey (open Mon-Sat 10-4pm).

About Lancashire Archives by Vicci McCann, the Music Room, the Storey, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster, 7.30pm,

Folk Session, The Gregson, Moorgate, Lancaster, 9-11pm, 01524 849959.

Stonewell Tavern, Church Street, Lancaster, French Connection, 3pm.

Robert Gillow, Market Street, Lancaster, Boogie Bill Roberts’ piano bar, 5-7.30pm.

Pier Hotel, Marine Road Central, Morecambe, karaoke with Bob from 7.30pm.

The Owl’s Nest, Bare Lane, Morecambe, quiz night, 9pm.

King’s Arms, Marine Road Central, Morecambe, karaoke, 9pm.

York Hotel, York Bridge, Morecambe, quiz night, 9pm.

FRIDAY

Jesus Christ Superstar, LRGS and LGGS joint production, the Dukes, Lancaster, 7.30pm, £10/8, 01524 598500.

Rajni Shah and Andy Smith, We Are Capable Of So Much More, Jack Hylton Room, Lancaster University, 7pm, prices and tickets from 01524 594151.

Warton Arts and Crafts Group, Warton Church Hall, 2-4pm.

Lounge Piano at the Midland Hotel, Morecambe, with Ray Evans, 7-10pm.

Apothecary, Penny Street, Lancaster, Funk Republik with DJ Steve Middlesbrough, 10.30pm to 4am.

Talk: The 5th King’s Own Goes to War by Peter Donnelly, Lancaster City Museum, 1-2pm, suggested donation of £2.

Tree of Sound - Musical Improvisers, Gregson Centre, Moor Lane, Lancaster, 8.30pm, £6/4.

The Ecology, Management and Wildlife of the United Utilities Lowland Estate, talk by Peter Wilson, Central Area Biodiversity Officer, £2, Church of the Ascension Hall, Michaelson Avenue, Torrisholme, Morecambe, 7.30pm.

Robert Gillow, Market Street, Lancaster, Sue Parish solo piano classics, 5-7.30pm.

Hothouse, Devonshire Road, Morecambe, urban vibes (ages 12-18), 6.30-8.30pm, 50p, 01524 831997.

The Boardwalk, Marine Road West, Morecambe, Scooter Weekend, DJs Tony Crooks, Paul Johnson, Roy Ward, free entry.

Wm Mitchell, Westgate, Morecambe, karaoke with DJ Paul, 8.30pm.

Smugglers Den, Poulton Road, Morecambe, karaoke with Tony West.

The Queen’s Hotel, Marine Road Central, Morecambe, DJ, 11pm.

The Bull, Lines Street, Morecambe, karaoke with Deano, 2-8pm.

Smokey O’Conner’s, Morecambe Street, Morecambe, Jako’s karaoke, 9pm-2am.

Bradford Arms, Queen Street, Morecambe, karaoke with Deano, 9pm-close.

SATURDAY

Ballet Theatre UK presents Aladdin, Grand Theatre, Lancaster, 7pm, £17.50/15.50/child £12, 01524 64695.

Jesus Christ Superstar, LRGS and LGGS joint production, the Dukes, Lancaster, 7.30pm, £10/8, 01524 598500.

Dare to Go Theatre presents Dare To Glee, Winter Gardens, Morecambe, 7.30pm, £9, www.daretogo.ticketsource.co.uk.

Eric Morecambe 3K Fun Run, Eric Morecambe statue, Morecambe Promenade, 3k, 11am, Steve Perry, 07762 795605.

Lancaster Chinese New Year Festival 2015, anniversary gala, Lancaster Town Hall, noon-3pm, www.lancasterch​inesenewyear.or​g.uk.

VFM Scooter Rally, the Platform, Morecambe, parts fair 11am-4pm; evening of DJs and live music, £6 on the door, 8pm-2am, 18+, 01524 582803.

The Boardwalk, Marine Road West, Morecambe, Scooter Weekend, DJs Tony Crooks, Paul Johnson, Roy Ward, free entry.

Westmorland Orchestra, marking the opening of the Mary Wakefield Westmorland Music Festival, Westmorland Hall, Lakes Leisure, Kendal, 7.30pm, £12.

Meet the Keeper, Butterfly House, Williamson Park, Lancaster, 11.30am.

Superfunk Roller Disco, Salt Ayre Sports Centre, 4.30-6pm and 6.30-8pm, £5 include skate hire, ages 5+.

Putting The Soul Back Into Morecambe, Trimpell Sports and Social Club, Out Moss Lane, Morecambe, 8pm-3am, £5, information from John 07956 838612.

George and Dragon, St George’s Quay, Lancaster, The Duo, from folk to Floyd.

Robert Gillow, Market Street, Lancaster, Bill and Phil’s piano bar, 3-5.30pm.

The Chieftain, Pedder Street, Morecambe, Ember Red, 01524 42424.

The Ranch House, Marine Road West, Morecambe, DJ Mozzer, 8.30pm.

The Queen’s Hotel, Marine Road Central, Morecambe, DJ, 11pm.

Bradford Arms, Queen Street, Morecambe, karaoke with Deano, 9pm-close.

Spotlight Writing Workshop, Breaking The Line facilitated by Elizabeth Burns, the Gregson Centre, Moorgate, Lancaster, 1-4pm, £5, book on spotlightclubbtinternet.com, 01524 381642.

SUNDAY

Dare to Go Theatre presents Dare To Glee, Winter Gardens, Morecambe, 4pm, £9, www.daretogo.ticketsource.co.uk.

Dukes Cinema, Moor Lane, Lancaster, 5pm RSC Encore Screening – Love’s Labour’s Won, £13/12 conc; 8.10pm Love Is Strange (15), £6/5 conc; 01524 598500.

Meet the Keeper, Butterfly House, Williamson Park, Lancaster, 11.30am.

Lancaster Comedy Club, the Borough, Dalton Square, £9, £7 in advance, £12.75 meal deal, 01524 64170.

Lancaster and District Conservation Volunteers, hedge laying at Belmount Farm, Slyne, telephone 01524 412938 for information (7-9pm).

Poetry Evening, Angela Christopher, Gregson Centre, Moor Lane, Lancaster, 7.30pm, open mic from 7pm, angelachristoph​er2@live.co.uk.

Mothers’ Day Afternoon Tea, Happy Mount Park, Morecambe, 1pm, 01524 401140.

Robert Gillow, Market Street, Lancaster, Bill and Phil’s piano bar and Guests, 3-5.30pm; Max’s Blues Sessions, 5-9pm.

Golden Lion, Moor Lane, Lancaster, folk sessions, 9.30pm.

The Chieftain, Pedder Street, Morecambe, DJ Lyndon, 01524 42424.

Pier Hotel, Marine Road Central, Morecambe, karaoke with Bob from 6pm.

Bradford Arms, Queen Street, Morecambe, karaoke with Deano, 8pm-close.

Exhibition, Halton Mill: Lech Series by Catriona Stamp, the Dukes Gallery, Lancaster, 01524 598500.

Exhibition, Paul McDevitt: Hunker Down, Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster University, 01524 594151 for information.

Exhibition, Lune Rivers Trust, Bateman Gallery, Carnforth Station Heritage Centre, 10am-4pm, 01524 735894.

MONDAY

The Pier Hotel, Marine Road Central, Morecambe, singalong with Frank McGregor, 1-4.30pm; karaoke with Bob from 7.30pm.

Dukes Cinema, Moor Lane, Lancaster, 6.15pm Live Is Strange (15); 8.20pm Inherent Vice (15); £6/5 conc, 01524 598500.

Learn to play guitar, Morecambe Library, 1.30pm, £4.

Time and Tide Writing Workshops for all, Morecambe Library, 1.30pm.

The Ranch House, Marine Road West, Morecambe, quiz night, 9pm.

The Old Hall, Heysham Road, Heysham, quiz night, 9pm.

The Bull, Lines Street, Morecambe, live music from 3pm.

Smokey O’Conner’s, Morecambe Street, Morecambe, Ricky Bates, 4pm.