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Theatre Through The Decades A musical theatre extravaganza with orchestra

Date

12 April 2019 - 13 April 2019

Time

19:30

Venue

Middleton Hall University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX

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This musical theatre showcase takes the audience through the last century of musical theatre.

Starting with highlights from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s ‘Oklahoma!’ and ‘Carousel’, Kander & Ebb’s ‘Chicago’, ending with some of this decade’s most popular musicals, such as, ‘Jersey Boys’, ‘Waitress’ and ‘Dear Evan Hansen’!

With full orchestra and great local voices, this production is not one to be missed!

Tickets: £10 Adults / £8 students, pensioners, children 16 years and younger

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