Eastbourne Theatres new season will be packed with West End musicals including Willy Russell’s classic Blood Brothers (Jan 18-23), Priscilla Queen Of The Desert (Mar 14-19) and the Michael Jackson smash-hit Thriller Live (Apr 4-9).
There will be gripping drama with Agatha Christie’s A Murder is Announced (Apr 26-30) and comedy in Travels With My Aunt (Mar 22-26) plus a world premiere of the latest Alan Ayckbourn play, there is sure to be something to tempt local theatre goers.
The Congress Theatre continues to attract some of the biggest names, and Strictly Come Dancing’s Vincent and Flavia return with their final show, The Last Tango (Apr 19-23) which is sure to turn up the heat, and Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag bring Just Gotta Dance! (12 Feb) in what will be a early Valentines treat. The juggernaut smash-hit musical Chicago starring X Factor’s Sam Bailey makes a welcome return on April 11-16.