Jan
29
Thu
Cirque Berserk
Jan 29 @ 19:30 – 22:00

dundee_poster_v2Direct from four sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and its sold-out 2014 theatre tour don’t miss Britain’s favourite circus.  Combining contemporary “cirque” skills with thrilling stunt action Cirque Berserk is a danger-filled spectacle that will amaze audiences of all ages.

Presenting the world’s most dangerous circus act, seen for the first time live on stage in the UK, the legendary Globe of Death, (3 motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph), plus a troupe of over thirty jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and death-defying stunt men are joined award-winning clown, Tweedy.

 “The equal of anything in the history of novelty showbusiness… will leave you astonished.”   DailyMail

Makes Cirque Du Soleil look wimpish… leaves one breathless with excitement”  Daily Telegraph

Tickets:
Thursday 29, Friday 30 and Saturday 31 January 2015 – 7.30pm
Adult: £22.75 (£21 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child:  £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies


Saturday 31 January – 2.30pm
Adult: £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child: £16.75 (£15 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies

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Jan
30
Fri
Cirque Berserk
Jan 30 @ 19:30 – 22:00

dundee_poster_v2Direct from four sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and its sold-out 2014 theatre tour don’t miss Britain’s favourite circus.  Combining contemporary “cirque” skills with thrilling stunt action Cirque Berserk is a danger-filled spectacle that will amaze audiences of all ages.

Presenting the world’s most dangerous circus act, seen for the first time live on stage in the UK, the legendary Globe of Death, (3 motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph), plus a troupe of over thirty jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and death-defying stunt men are joined award-winning clown, Tweedy.

 “The equal of anything in the history of novelty showbusiness… will leave you astonished.”   DailyMail

Makes Cirque Du Soleil look wimpish… leaves one breathless with excitement”  Daily Telegraph

Tickets:
Thursday 29, Friday 30 and Saturday 31 January 2015 – 7.30pm
Adult: £22.75 (£21 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child:  £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies


Saturday 31 January – 2.30pm
Adult: £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child: £16.75 (£15 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies

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Jan
31
Sat
Cirque Berserk
Jan 31 @ 14:30 – 17:00

dundee_poster_v2Direct from four sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and its sold-out 2014 theatre tour don’t miss Britain’s favourite circus.  Combining contemporary “cirque” skills with thrilling stunt action Cirque Berserk is a danger-filled spectacle that will amaze audiences of all ages.

Presenting the world’s most dangerous circus act, seen for the first time live on stage in the UK, the legendary Globe of Death, (3 motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph), plus a troupe of over thirty jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and death-defying stunt men are joined award-winning clown, Tweedy.

 “The equal of anything in the history of novelty showbusiness… will leave you astonished.”   DailyMail

Makes Cirque Du Soleil look wimpish… leaves one breathless with excitement”  Daily Telegraph

Tickets:
Thursday 29, Friday 30 and Saturday 31 January 2015 – 7.30pm
Adult: £22.75 (£21 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child:  £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies


Saturday 31 January – 2.30pm
Adult: £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child: £16.75 (£15 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies

CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Cirque Berserk
Jan 31 @ 19:30 – 22:00

dundee_poster_v2Direct from four sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and its sold-out 2014 theatre tour don’t miss Britain’s favourite circus.  Combining contemporary “cirque” skills with thrilling stunt action Cirque Berserk is a danger-filled spectacle that will amaze audiences of all ages.

Presenting the world’s most dangerous circus act, seen for the first time live on stage in the UK, the legendary Globe of Death, (3 motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph), plus a troupe of over thirty jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and death-defying stunt men are joined award-winning clown, Tweedy.

 “The equal of anything in the history of novelty showbusiness… will leave you astonished.”   DailyMail

Makes Cirque Du Soleil look wimpish… leaves one breathless with excitement”  Daily Telegraph

Tickets:
Thursday 29, Friday 30 and Saturday 31 January 2015 – 7.30pm
Adult: £22.75 (£21 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child:  £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies


Saturday 31 January – 2.30pm
Adult: £19.75 (£18 + £1.75 booking fee)
Concessions & Child: £16.75 (£15 + £1.75 booking fee)
*Buy 4 tickets together and get the cheapest one free, booking fee applies

CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Feb
17
Tue
GIANNI SCHICCHI by Puccini
Feb 17 @ 20:00 – 21:00

frontflyerschicchiOpera Bohemia, Scotland’s dynamic professional company, returns to the Gardyne Theatre with Puccini’s one act comic gem, Gianni Schicchi. A stellar cast includes BBC Kiri Prize winner Shuna Sendall, Scottish Opera Emerging Artist Andrew McTaggart and Scottish favourite Alan Watt. Tom Cooper offers a wealth of theatrical and operatic directing experience to bring this intimate production to life.  Guaranteeing an evening of laughter and beautiful music (including one of opera’s favourite arias ‘O mio babbino caro’), Gianni Schicchi is perfect for opera newbies and regular goers alike. Come and see how far the Donati family will go to secure their fortune!
 
Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Accompanied by piano (Geoffrey Tanti).


Performance length: 1 hour.
 
“This company is a wealth of extraordinary fresh talent” (The List)
“One of the most exciting new opera companies in the country” (The Herald)
“A breath of fresh air on the operatic circuit” (The Courier)

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Feb
22
Sun
Kast Off Kinks @ Gardyne Theatre
Feb 22 @ 19:30 – 22:00

 

KAST OFF KINKS pic logo JDNot to be missed!  Actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’ getting back together to re-live the good times.  This great line-up features Mick Avory (the original drummer), John Dalton (bass/vocals, Kinks 60’s & 70’s), Ian Gibbons (keyboards/vocals, Kinks 80’s & 90’s and still with Ray Davies) with Dave Clarke (guitar/vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding & Tim Rose).

Expect all the hits including: You Really Got Me, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Sunny Afternoon, Lola, Deadend Street, Days, Waterloo Sunset, Apeman, Come Dancing, and many more for a great night out!

A full house, and a standing ovation. To anyone wondering about going, do not hesitate” (The Stables, Milton Keynes)

Nothing short of superb.  From start to finish it was filled with hit after hit” (Mad Ferret, Preston)
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Feb
27
Fri
MACKENZIE CALEDONIAN PIPE BAND
Feb 27 @ 19:30 – 22:00

MCPB 1Join us for a night of Scottish music! An exciting repertoire including competition sets, solo performances, drum fanfare and new concert arrangements from the Mackenzie Caledonian Pipe Band.

Performing alongside them will be the Tayside Young Fiddlers with an eclectic blend of traditional and contemporary fiddle tunes. The TYF are a youth music group which aims to promote and encourage the enjoyment, study and development of traditional Scottish music and music of kindred cultures.

Mackenzie Caledonian are a long established competing pipe band based in Dundee. Now in their 96th year they consist of an adult Grade 2 band and a Junior band made up from highly dedicated local and national members with diverse backgrounds, jobs and schools.

Both bands compete, with the Grade 2 band finishing a successful 2014 season winning major prizes including 2nd at the European Championships and 5th at the World Championships in Glasgow. The band runs its own teaching programme through the novice juvenile band and encourages children of all ages to come along and learn to play the pipes or drums. Members of both bands regularly come together and play at various functions and parades and now, for the first time in a long time, they are excited to be performing on stage in their home town of Dundee.

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Mar
6
Fri
Susan Calman @ Gardyne Theatre
Mar 6 @ 19:30 – 21:45

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Award-winning comedian Susan Calman is embarking on her first ever UK tour.  

If you’ve seen her before, ‘Lady Like’ will be a reassuring couple of hours spent with the woman her neighbours call “the mad cat lady”.  If you don’t know who she is, ‘Lady Like’ will at the very least, make you feel better about your own life. A show about being older, wiser and liking yourself whatever anyone might say.

Comedy from Susan Calman, as seen and heard on The News Quiz, “Calman is Convicted” – (Best Radio Comedy 2013 – Writers Guild Award). Also QI, HIGNFY, Fresh Meat and Would I Lie To You.

Confident, compact…cracking.”  Evening Standard

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Mar
28
Sat
ROY ORBISON & THE TRAVELING WILBURYS TRIBUTE SHOW
Mar 28 @ 19:30

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The late 1980’s saw the birth of one of the most famous supergroups of all time, THE TRAVELLING WILBURYS. Featuring five individual icons in their own right, this formidable team created an album that rocked the music industry.  

Pooling the talents of George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynn, Tom Petty and Bob Dylan, the Wilburys were a musical force to be reckoned with.  Paul Hopkins has joined up with four outstanding musicians of today to recreate an amazing night of music that will be nothing like you have seen before.

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Apr
17
Fri
DES CLARKE: THE TROUBLE WITH BEING DES
Apr 17 @ 19:30 – 22:00

DC_141_010513Glasgow-based comedian Des Clarke is taking to the road with the full-length version of his hit 2014 Edinburgh Fringe Assembly Rooms sell out show – The Trouble With Being Des

Des hosted the closing ceremony of the recent Commonwealth Games in Glasgow which was watched by a world-wide TV audience of millions.

Des is an award winning stand-up comedian who first appeared at the Edinburgh Fringe as a teenager. Since then, he has travelled the world with his warm and offbeat brand of humour.

In his latest show, Des reveals he is at a crossroads in his life and has some things he needs to get off his chest.

This time it’s personal. There have been some major bumps in the road though. All part of the Trouble With Being Des.

Des is a Chortle Award Winner.

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Apr
18
Sat
ELO Again
Apr 18 @ 19:30

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The British Rock group The Electric Light Orchestra epitomised the 70s with their unique symphonic rock style and unforgettable classics. Pop masterpieces such as Mr Blue Sky, Livin’ Thing, Turn to Stone, Sweet Talking Woman, Shine A Little Love, Hold On Tight, Confusion, Evil Woman, Telephone Line, Don’t Bring Me Down…to name just a few.

Now you can relive the amazing sounds of the Electric Light Orchestra in the form of the Worlds No 1 Tribute Show ELO AGAIN

This group of talented musicians have performed on many TV spectaculars including Top of the Pops and have toured extensively around the globe in productions that have seen them perform to sell out audiences worldwide.

Together their have re-created the sound of the Electric Light Orchestra. ‘ELO AGAIN’ will have you rocking in the aisles

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Apr
23
Thu
Blueflint
Apr 23 @ 19:30 – 22:00

BlueflintAlbumpressimage2015The sound of Blueflint is defined by the sublime close harmonies of Deborah Arnott and Clare Neilson whose voices are accompanied by a five-piece line-up intertwining banjos, fiddle, piano, electric guitar, double-bass and drums in raw, honest and beautifully-crafted songs, imbued with a strong alt folk flavour.

2012 saw Blueflint support The Proclaimers for six weeks, taking in venues such as Edinburgh’s Playhouse and London’s Shepherds Bush Empire. Blueflint’s atmospheric and evocative performances, proved them to be a formidable live act and gained them a strong reputation and following through the UK.

Blueflint have previously released two highly acclaimed albums; ‘High Bright Morning,’ and the much anticipated ‘Maudy Tree.’

After being awarded funding from Creative Scotland, Autumn 2014 saw Blueflint record their new album with renowned producer Paul Savage (King Creosote, Mogwai, From Scotland with Love.) They are delighted to be releasing the album in Spring 2015 with a national tour to follow.

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Apr
24
Fri
Simon and Garfunkel – Through The Years
Apr 24 @ 19:30

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Written and performed by Bookends, Simon and Garfunkel – through the Years and is a blend of live performance and multi-media which features narration written by Victoria Kingston, the author of Simon and Garfunkel – The Definitive Biography.

Bookends (the collective name of Pete Richards and Dan Haynes) celebrate the music and career of Simon and Garfunkel.

They don’t dress up, wear wigs, put on fake accents or pretend to be them. Instead, they pay tribute to their music by performing accurate reproductions of their songs, with particular attention to the perfect timing and diction that Simon and Garfunkel were famous for.

The shows features ‘documentary style’ video clips including interviews with Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel. The show is slick and sophisticated and Bookends perform as no other Simon & Garfunkel act can, with just a single guitar and two voices just as Simon & Garfunkel did in their heyday.

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May
10
Sun
Ruby Wax – Sane New World
May 10 @ 19:30 – 21:30

Ruby Wax is a much loved US born comedian, actor and writer based in the UK. Starting out as an actor at the RSC, she went on to write and perform in her own television shows and script edited the entire series of ‘Absolutely Fabulous’. More recently she has also become a mental health campaigner and gained a Masters degree in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy from Oxford University.

This show is based on her critically acclaimed book “Sane New World” which helps us understand why we sabotage our sanity with our own thinking. ‘Sane New World’ shows us how to rewire our thinking to find calm in a frenetic world and how to become the master, not the slave, of our own minds. This show is your passport to saner living. She might not be sane herself but she does a pretty good imitation.

CLICK HERE TO BOOKruby wax_photo by steve ullathorne

May
14
Thu
The Illegal Eagles
May 14 @ 19:30

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Back at the Gardyne Theatre by popular demand!

Now established as the World’s Official No.1 Eagles tribute, the Illegal Eagles continue to amaze crowds everywhere with their extremely tight harmonies and acute attention to detail.  

With over 15 years international touring experience, their uncanny ability to capture the emotion of Don Henley’s vocal deliveries have won mass audience acclaim both at home and abroad.

This latest production features all the classics – Hotel California, Take It Easy, Lyin’ Eyes, Desperado, Life in the Fast Lane, Take it to the Limit, and a whole lot more!

The band were flawless in their delivery both musically & vocally” – The Express

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May
29
Fri
Eddi Reader and Special Guests
May 29 @ 19:30 – 22:15

Eddi Reader©genevievestevenson copyEddi Reader needs no introduction. Her rare blend of meltingly true vocals and towering romanticism combine with an astute and pragmatic nature to make her a unique and powerful figure in contemporary British music. She has effortlessly developed into one of popular music’s most thrilling and affecting performers.

Her return to the Gardyne will no doubt be highlight of the year so book your tickets now.

Tickets :  £27.50 (£25 + £2.50 booking fee)

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Jun
11
Thu
The Carpenters Story
Jun 11 @ 19:30

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From the stable that brought you the incomparable Illegal Eagles, Phil Aldridge presents a sensational new production…..“The Carpenters Story”.

Widely regarded as the first ever “Tribute” show back in its 1989 incarnation, The Carpenters Story brings the show bang up to date – Phil Aldridge’s lavish arrangements, stunning vocal harmonies and Claire Furley’s uncanny representation of Karen Carpenter combine to bring back memories of pop’s most melodic duo.

Featuring all the songs that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of music. They Long to be Close To You, We’ve Only Just Begun, I Won’t Last a Day Without You, Goodbye to Love, Yesterday Once More, Top of the World, Please Mr Postman, Solitaire and lots more, The Carpenters Story take you on a magical musical journey spanning 3 decades.

Recently, the show has performed on the “Rainy days and Mondays” tour in conjunction with Smooth FM selling out theatres nationwide.


It was well played, very accurate – I’m flattered!”  –  Richard Carpenter

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Jun
20
Sat
The Three Degrees
Jun 20 @ 19:30 – 22:00

The Three Degrees

The Three Degrees are an American female vocal group, formed in 1963 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The group has remained a trio with 2 original members since Sheila Ferguson left many moons ago.  Well known for their soulful voices, beautiful gowns, fabulous stage shows as well as songs like “When will I see you again”, “Dirty Ol’ Man”, “Take Good Care Of Yourself”.

They have been continuously touring for more than 40 years and still touring to this day.  The Three Degrees are Helen Scott, Valerie Holiday and Freddie Pool.

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