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Nathan Carter, Joel Dommett and top films showcased at the Marina Theatre

PUBLISHED: 13:58 18 October 2017 | UPDATED: 16:02 18 October 2017

Joel Dommett. Picture: Courtesy of the Marina Theatre

Joel Dommett. Picture: Courtesy of the Marina Theatre

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Live music, high octane comedy and top films on the big screen will be showcased at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft in the week ahead.

The Carpenters Story. Picture: Courtesy of the Marina Theatre The Carpenters Story. Picture: Courtesy of the Marina Theatre

The packed schedule starts on Friday, October 17 at 7.30pm, is The Carpenters Story, which celebrates the music of one of the most successful pop duos in history - Richard and Karen Carpenter.

This concert-style production stars the internationally acclaimed Claire Furley, whose stunning vocal harmonies combine with state of the art video projection and lavish arrangements from no less than eight live musicians. Audiences will be taken on an incredible journey through the legends that were The Carpenters. Tickets for the show cost £24, concessions/Privilege Card Holders £23.

The entertainment continues as Country-Pop crossover star Nathan Carter arrives at the Marina Theatre on Saturday, October 21 at 7.30pm.

As one of Ireland’s biggest live music acts, Nathan is developing into a household name, with tracks from ‘Stayin’ Up All Night’ becoming hits, such as ‘Wagon Wheel’ and ‘I Wanna Dance’. All seats cost £25.75.

He will soon be heading back to Australia to co-present I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here… Extra Camp. But before all of that, comedian Joel Dommett will be performing at the Marina Theatre at 8pm on Sunday, October 22.

Catch the star of 2016’s I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here and Sky 1’s Bring The Noise as he brings his high octane comedy to the venue. The show includes engaging storytelling and stand-up in which Joel serves up unbelievable stories, confetti cannons and even a musical number! Full price tickets cost £19.25, students (with proof of ID): £16.25.

Attention then turns to the big screen as The Jungle Bunch (U) is shown at 10.30am on October 23 and October 27 and at 2.30pm on October 28.

Landfill Harmonic (PG), which follows the Recycled Orchestra of Cateura, a Paraguayan musical group that plays instruments made entirely out of garbage, hits the big screen at 7.30pm on Wednesday, October 25. This film is part of the Flipside Lowestoft festival.

The week concludes with the eagerly anticipated film Victoria and Abdul (PG) at 2.30pm and 7.30pm on October 23 and October 27 and at 7.30pm on October 24, 26, 28 and 30.

To book, call the box office on 01502 533200 or visit www.marinatheatre.co.uk

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