Big name acts at Grand

Rich Hall.
Rich Hall.
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BIG name acts, top tributes, touring theatre and amateur dramatics will provide the big draws for the Grand’s newly-announced 2012 season.

The Lancaster theatre’s line-up includes comedians Bob Mills and Rich Hall, singers Elkie Brooks and Joe Longthorne, tributes to The Beatles, and theatre such as The Trial, Blood Brothers and The Gruffalo.

This Saturday’s season opener is Four Divorces and a Wedding – a drama based on true stories of marr-iage, divorce and true love.

Satur-day, January 21, sees the return of the Furness Charity Challenge, as North West talent battles it out to win huge money for their chosen charities. This will be followed by Alysia Gilda’s School of Dance on Sunday, January 22, raising money for the New Spaces Appeal.

Elkie Brooks’ show is on Friday, January 27.

Morecambe’s Promenade Concert Orchestra deliver a New Year Viennese Concert for the Rotary Club of Carnforth on Saturday, February 3. All proceeds will go to the North West Air Ambulance Service.

The fantastic London Community Gospel Choir celebrate their 30th anniversary on Saturday, February 4, then on Monday, February 6, controversial comic Richard Herring visits with his exciting show Does Anyone Love Anybody Anyway? Spirit medium Colin Fry’s High Senses tour stops off at the Grand on February 7.

See The Visitor (10-01-12) for full story.