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Events

2024 Friday 10th May at 7.15pm - Singing Through the Years, with a Ploughman’s Supper, and featuring Michael Wooldridge and Richard Moore Come along and raise the roof as we join together singing popular songs from through the ages, everything from Pack Up Your Troubles and My Old Man, through the White Cliffs of Dover to Lonnie Donegan hits, Delilah, Tie A Yellow Ribbon, Hey Jude and Money Money Money! Enjoy a Ploughman’s Supper at the interval. Admission £16.00, Children £4.00 (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Friday 21st June at 7.15pm - Music for All! An evening of music featuring international organist Michael Wooldridge and Rye’s own Jamyma Hanson Join us for lots of Liberace style duets and much, much more Admission £12.00, Children Free (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Sunday 21st July at 2.30pm - Sunday Wurlitzer featuring ‘the UK’s favourite musical entertainer, John Mann with Michael Wooldridge Known for his ability to make us all smile with his great music and wonderful humour, John always pleases his huge number of fans Admission £12.00, Children Free (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Sunday 28th July at 3.00pm - Allo Allo Again! An hilarious celebration of the hit BBC TV series with Sue Hodge Join BBCTV Comedy Legend, Sue Hodge, `pint-sized pocket firework and heroine of the ray-zist-ance,` Mimi Lebonq for a hilarious musical celebration of the hit TV series and stage show. `Allo `Allo remains a worldwide smash hit in 93 countries with previous viewing figures topping 24 million each week in the UK alone. The stage show sold out in its international tours and at its long run at the London Palladium. 40 years later and `Allo `Allo is now regularly aired on BBCTV once more, adding a whole new generation of laughter-loving fans. In `Allo `Allo, Again! SUE HODGE, presents a visual feast of laughter and music, with Keith `Paddington` Richards at the piano, as she is interviewed by showbiz author Chris Gidney, recalling the antics of the well-loved cast in the golden age of TV comedy. It’s a witty insight with hilarious behind the scenes stories during the making of one of the most successful British TV series ever. Add in a splash of clever comedy, video clips and witty music, to enjoy a unique show filled with memories and entertainment for all fans of classic TV gold, plus a meet and greet with a book signing! Admission £15.65 + 85p booking fee BOOK NOW at www.ticketsource.co.uk/rye-theatre24 Sunday 1st September at 7.00pm – Hit Recording Band ‘The Dreamers’ An Evening with The Dreamers Carrying on the tradition of the guys who started it all in 1963: Freddie Garrity, Derek Quinn, Roy Crewson, Bernie Dwyer and Pete Birrel, never to be forgotten or equaled. Formerly “ Freddie and The Dreamers “, The Dreamers remain one of the best known named bands on the sixties music circuit. Changes to personnel over the past 50 years were of course inevitable but one member Alan Mosca remains in the band today, he has been in the band “Freddie and The Dreamers” and then “The Dreamers” for over 40 years. Along with Freddie, Alan toured throughout Europe, Australia and the Middle East and was alongside Freddie as part of the British Invasion Tour of America, sharing the stage with Gerry and The Pacemakers and The Searchers appearing at Madison Square Gardens, New York and other prestige venues. TV appearances alongside Freddie include Cilla Black’s Surprise Surprise, The Noel Edmunds TV Show, Australia Today and many more. Alan is joined by The Temple Brothers, Steve and Colin who in their own right are seasoned professionals having toured extensively with their Everly Brothers Tribute Show and Midnight Dynamos rock and roll band and newest member Nicky Walker also a seasoned professional, for over 40 years touring the UK and abroad as a session musician and his own unique Buddy Holly Tribute Show. With their unique harmonies and musicianship they add an extra dimension to The Dreamers, who along with the hits of Freddie and The Dreamers perform the most popular songs of the Fifties rock and roll days and the great songs of the sixties. Admission £17.50 + 95p booking fee BOOK NOW at www.ticketsource.co.uk/rye-theatre24 Friday 13th September at 7.15pm - The Annual Rye Proms with the Rye Bay Crew and Michael Wooldridge at the Rye Wurlitzer BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT! We always enjoy a packed house for this annual night, entertaining music plus plenty of opportunities to join in and sing Admission £12.00, Children Free (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Friday 11th October at 7.15pm - A Night at the Silent Movies with Michael Wooldridge at the Rye Wurlitzer Always one of our most popular events, we turn the clock back 100 years to when the soundtrack was played live for movies on the mighty cinema organ Admission £12.00, Children Free (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Sunday 20th October at 2.30pm - Sunday Wurlitzer with top Australian organist John Atwell It is some years since we were privileged to have John play for us, so we are delighted that he has agreed to play for us during his short UK tour Admission £12.00, Children Free (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Sunday 17th November at 2.30pm - Sunday Wurlitzer featuring Tom Horton and Michael Wooldridge Guaranteed to be an afternoon packed with music we love, both players are former winners of the ATOS UK Young Theatre Organist of the Year Competition, both moving on to wonderful careers in the world of music, playing for shows, playing concerts, teaching and more Admission £12.00, Children Free (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Friday 6th December at 7.15pm - The Wurlitzer Christmas Show with Michael Wooldridge at the Rye Wurlitzer, and Guests An evening packed with festive favourites, complete with mince pies at the interval and plenty of opportunities to join in and sing. Admission Adults £12.00, Children Free (16 and under) Reserve your seats on 01424 444 058 Sunday 22nd December - Tuesday 24th December 2024 If you enjoyed last year's panto fun, you'll LOVE this year's Christmas Show! From the same producers who brought you last year’s success, Goldilocks and the Three Bears at the Circus come this seasons Christmas extravaganza. Working once again with leading family producers That’s Entertainment Productions to bring More Laughter, More Thrills, More Spectacle and More speciality acts from TV, The Magic Circle and London`s West-End, this years show is headlined with plenty of panto fun by Emmerdale and TV Funnyman, Bobby Dazzler! Don’t Miss Out! Tickets on sale now! Special rates for Families & Groups. Performances are at:- Sunday 22nd - 1.00pm and 4.30pm Monday 23rd - 1.00pm and 4.30pm Tuesday 24th - 1.00pm For admission price options, please see booking link BOOK NOW at www.ticketsource.co.uk/rye-theatre24