Top stars coming to Marina Theatre, Lowestoft

PUBLISHED: 09:31 29 April 2011

Billie Jo Spears

Billie Jo Spears


A HOST of major artistes appear at Lowestoft’s Marina Theatre over the coming weeks including legendary singers Gerry Marsden, Tony Christie and Billy Jo Spears. Comedians Alan Carr and Ken Dodd play to sell out audiences, psychic Sally Morgan returns by popular demand and children’s favourite Peppa Pig hosts her own special party.

This Saturday at 7.30pm brings the return of Gerry and The Pacemakers in Gerry Across The Mersey. Join in this musical journey through the life and times of one of our greatest 60’s icons, Gerry Marsden.

Ladies Of Country on Friday, May 6, is a heart-warming and nostalgic evening featuring hit recording star Billie Jo Spears, right, performing all of her popular releases including Blanket on the Ground, What I’ve got in Mind, ‘57 Chevrolet and many more. An extremely talented line up of world-class country starlets provide support for Billie Jo, with the bill including Lena Martell, Philomena Begley and Janey Kirk.

Britain’s King Of Comedy Ken Dodd returns for another sell out performance on Saturday, May 7. Proud holder of the OBE, he is also a major recording artiste with star hits including “Tears” – which became one of the biggest selling singles of all time, “Happiness”, and “Love Is Like A Violin”. He has also played Malvio in Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and is one of the biggest box office stars in the history of British theatre.

Doddy has also been honoured by the prestigious British Comedy Awards, with its highest accolade, The Lifetime Achievement Award.

In celebration of his 50th anniversary in music and the release of his latest album, Now’s The Time! Tony Christie appears on Wednesday, May 11.

In preparation for his forthcoming major tour, Alan Carr returns for his sell out Work in Progress warm up gig on Thursday, May 12.

Fresh from her new TV Series - ‘Psychic Sally On The Road’ on Sky Living, Britain’s best loved celebrity psychic, Sally Morgan returns by overwhelming public demand on May 26.

Rounding off the month Peppa Pig, currently one of TV’s top-rated children’s shows and a BAFTA Award winner returns to the Marina on May 27 and 28, following a hugely successful West End Run.

For more information or to book any Marina concert or show, telephone the box office on 01502 533200.

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