Story of Frankie Valli kicks off month at The Cresset

Swan Lake at the Cresset
Swan Lake at the Cresset
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You would have to be a fool to miss out on a good time at the Cresset next month... which gets underway with an April 1st performance of Bye Bye Baby.

The Story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons features the band’s greatest hits such as ‘Beggin’; ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’; ‘Walk Like A Man’; ‘Let’s Hang On’; ‘Who Loves You’; ‘December ’63 (Oh What A Night)’; ‘Bye Bye Baby’; ‘Can’t Take my Eyes off You’; ‘Fallen Angel’ and ‘Grease’ through to a superb grand finale medley of more of the group’s greatest hits.

Tickets £20,concessions £19.

April 5-9

HAIRSPRAY, presented by Peterborough Operatic & Dramatic Society (PODS) and based on the 2007 movie starring John Travolta and Zac Efron.

Look out for a full preview next week.

Tickets £15 / £12.50.

April 21

That’ll Be The Day 30th Anniversary Tour.

Prepare for a nostalgia party extravaganza as the legendary That’ll Be The Day returns with its brand new 30th anniversary special!

The nation’s favourite rock ‘n’ roll variety spectacular features a fantastic line up of knock-out hits from the 50s, 60s & 70s, plus more side-splitting comedy!

Tickets £25.50

April 22

Arrival: The Hits of ABBA

More than four decades after Swedish pop legends ABBA swept to stardom, their music remains as popular as ever and the magic of the era is being brought to stages across the country courtesy of ARRIVAL  – the international, multi award-winning show that has sold out in over 20 different countries worldwide since 1995.

This high energy show features the vast catalogue of hits loved by many generations including ‘Mamma Mia’, ‘Dancing Queen’, ‘Waterloo’, ‘Super Trouper’, ‘Voulez Vous’, and many more -bringing to life the extraordinary songwriting talents of Benny and Bjorn.

The winning formula of fantastic hits, harmonies, authentic costumes and first class vocals and musicians, recreates the true feel and thrill of a live ABBA show.

Tickets £20, concessions £19

April 28

Swan Lake, Presented by Vienna Festival Ballet, Music by Tchaikovsky.

One of the best known love stories, performed by the ever popular Vienna Festival Ballet. Lavish costumes, stunning scenery, international stars, and the glorious music from Tchaikovsky make this a night not to be missed.

Swan Lake is the most popular ballet in the world. It’s the ballet that captures like no other the full range of human emotions - from hope to despair, from terror to tenderness, from melancholy to ecstasy. 

Tickets £24, Under 16s £17.50, 60+ £21.50

April 29

The Cresset Comedy Club featuring Mark Maier, Noel James, Suzie Ruffle and David Ward

The longest running comedy club in Peterborough returns with another great lineup.

Observational maestro Mark Maier headlines the show – he’s a regular member of the world renowned Comedy Store Players, alongside the likes of Josie Lawrence, Jim Sweeney and Paul Merton.

Support comes from surreal Welsh comic Noel James, who delivers a rich diet of puns and bizarre flights of fancy in his unique, funny and shambolic manner, plus rising star Suzie Ruffle who’s been supporting Alan Carr on his UK tour. Compere for the show is David Ward.

Tickets £13 advance

April 30

Pasha Kovalev: It’s All About You Guest starring Anya Garnis from Strictly Come Dancing and So You Think You Can Dance

After his successful UK Tour - Life Through Dance,  Pasha Kovalev, the winner of Strictly Come Dancing 2014,  welcomes you to his new and exciting dance spectacular - “It’s all about you”.

On Pasha’s fifth UK tour you can expect another evening of your favourite music, spectacular dancing, energy, lights and sparkling costumes , filled with positive emotions and great entertainment for the entire family. 

Enjoy the show and get ready to dance.

Tickets £25