Theatre, Arts and Entertainment
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QUEEN OF THE DESERT - THE MUSICAL
iconic musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert is coming
28 October - SAT 2 November 2019
Strictly Come Dancing winner Joe McFadden, Priscilla is the
hilarious adventure of three friends who hop aboard a battered
old bus bound for the Outback to put on the show of a lifetime.
Their epic journey is a heart-warming story of self-discovery,
sassiness and acceptance.
more glitter than ever before, this smash-hit show features
a dazzling array of stunning costumes, fabulous feathers and
a non-stop parade of dance-floor classics including Hot Stuff,
I Will Survive, I Love The Nightlife and Finally!
here to book tickets
is a spectacular state-of-the-art theatre based in the heart
of Leicesters vibrant Cultural Quarter.
one million people a year engage with Curve through performances
and projects at our home in Leicester, across the UK and internationally.
Under the leadership of Chief Executive Chris Stafford and
Artistic Director Nikolai Foster, Curve has developed a reputation
for producing, programming and touring a bold and diverse
programme of musicals, plays, new work, dance and opera. All
of this is presented alongside a dynamic mix of community
engagement, artist development and learning programmes, which
firmly places audiences, artists and communities at the heart
of everything we do.
Office: 0116 242 3595
Theatre, Leicester - Reopened 2018
been 11 years but the Haymarket Theatre is finally reawakening
with the help of a brand-new team and vision.
City Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby announced his intention to support
Haymarket Consortium Limiteds proposal to re-open the
city centre venue by investing £3.6 million in the building.
Office: 0116 296 1236
4 Midland Street, Leicester, LE1 1TG
Office: 0116 242 2800
Granville Road, Leicester LE1 7RU
Box Office: 0116 233 3111
Dover Street, Leicester LE1 6PW
Box Office: 0116 255 1302
The Y Theatre
7 East Street, Leicester LE1 6EY
Box Office: 0116 255 6507
Multiplex Cinema, Leicester
The Showcase multiplex cinema in the £350 million
extension to the Shires shopping centre is proving very
popular. The metal-clad Cinema de Lux is situated next to
the John Lewis building in the Highcross
Leicester shopping development. The 3,000-seat, 12-screen
cinema will be Leicester's first new city centre multiplex
in many years. See: www.showcasecinemas.co.uk
cinemas in Leicester include:-
Odeon Leicester Freemans Park - 12 screens, plenty
of free parking.
Freemans Park 90 Aylestone Road Leicester Leicestershire
LE2 7LT. www.odeon.co.uk
Meridian Leisure Park Lubbesthorpe Way Braunstone Leicester
Leicestershire LE19 1JZ.
Tel: 0871 716 2451, Website: www.myvue.co.uk
Tickets Direct provides customers with a combination of half
price, and discounted theatre tickets for London Musicals
and Plays as well as regular price tickets when discounts
are not available. We also offer show and meal packages and
access to hotel and flight bookings. We pride ourselves in
a large database of half price and discounted tickets that
can be purchased securely online even months in advance. The
site offers a complete list of shows that are playing in the
West End and also relevant information such as reviews, prices,
timings, venue and theatre information, seating charts etc.
website for current shows and ticket availability.