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28 Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 1HH
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The Best of Queen

The Best of Queen performed by The Bohemians

The Best of Queen Performed by Break Free

For over four decades’ millions of fans have been enjoying the music of Queen.

The band released a total of 18 number one albums, 18 number one singles and 10 number one DVDs with estimates of their record sales ranging from 150 million to 300 million records.

The Best of Queen show features a selection of the most loved and iconic classics from across Queen’s entire back catalogue creating a live stage show which really catches the essence of this most incredible British band.

Sat 12 Feb

£24.50

Fleetwood Bac

Fleetwood Bac

The ensemble performs rock in tribute to the award-winning band.

Sat 28 May

£16.50

Frankie Allen LIVE - Barrow

The UK's Most Feared Comedian Frankie Allen comes live to Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria in 2021. Are you brave enough? 😂👊

Sat 19 Feb

Gary Delaney: Gary In Punderland

Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise

Get ready to dive into a rabbit hole of the best jokes in the world - star of Live at the Apollo and sell-out sensation Gary Delaney is back! One of the most sought after joke writers in the country and longstanding Mock the Week special guest, Gary has been through the laughing glass and he's ready to bring you a brand new show with hit after hit of the kind of one-liners only a master could craft. If you're hunting for snark, Gary's got it covered!

Sun 6 Nov

£22

Joel Dommett: Unapologetic (If That's OK?)

Joel Dommett: Unapologetic (If That's OK?)

New stand-up hour from the English comedian and former I'm a Celebrity … contestant.

Sat 5 Mar

£18

Josh Widdicombe: Bit Much …

Josh Widdicombe

The comedian and TV presenter returns.

Sun 10 Apr

£20

The Lancashire Hotpots

The Lancashire Hotpots

Comedy folk band from St Helens on their 50 Shades of Gravy tour.

Sat 9 Apr

£18.70 (£16.50)

Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible

Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible

Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.

Wed 9 Feb

£27.50

Omid Djalili: The Good Times Tour

Omid Djalili: The Good Times Tour

After experimenting with a Zoom gig where he got muted by 639 people and a Drive‐in gig where Omid witnessed an audience member get out his car, attach a hose pipe to his exhaust and feed it through the window; multi award‐winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili is now where he belongs, on a stage and bringing back the Good Times.

Intelligent, always provocative, entertaining, Omid’s legendary stand‐up performances is a captivating comedy masterclass. His credits range from Hollywood films to television and the West End stage. Earning praise across the world for his performances, Omid is seen hosting his own ITV quiz show The Winning Combination. He appeared in the smash hit Mama Mia 2: Here We Go Again, His Dark Materials for BBC1 & HBO, and Letter For The King on Netflix. Omid also gained rave reviews for his leading role of Tevvye in the Chichester Festival Theatre production of “Fiddler On The Roof”.

“So hysterically funny and at the same time so poignant and powerful that calling it standup barely does it justice.” ‐ Michael Levin, Huffington Post

"A thin, high cheek‐boned, flamboyant luvvie.” ‐ The Guardian

Wed 16 Feb

£25

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers

A unique brand of 'bag rock' (that's bagpipes plus rock, if you were wondering) with stirring tunes and energetic performances. Expect everything from 'Flower of Scotland' to Coldplay's 'Clocks', via AC/DC and Deep Purple.

Fri 3 Jun

£27.50

Steve Norman & The Sleevz: Journeys To

Steve Norman, Co-Founder, Saxophonist And Multi-Instrumentalist Of The World-Famous Spandau Ballet Takes This Very Special Event Out On Tour In February 2022. The Show Is To Celebrate The 40th Anniversary Of The Release Of Spandau Ballet’S Ground-Breaking Debut Album, ‘Journeys To Glory’.

Steve, Accompanied By His Five-Piece Band ‘The Sleevz’, Will Perform The Album In Its Entirety For The First Time. Journeys To Glory Contained The Band’S First Hit Single, ‘To Cut A Long Story Short’ Plus Other Singles, ‘Musclebound’ And ‘The Freeze’. The Show Will Also Feature Later Spandau Classics, Including ‘True’, ‘Gold’ And ‘Only When You Leave’, And Will Give Steve An Opportunity To Show His Prowess As A Talented Guitar-Player Alongside His More Well-Known Sax And Percussion Duties.

Steve Has Many Career Highlights Including Performing At The Live Aid Concert At Wembley Stadium And Being Involved On Band Aid’S Christmas Classic ‘Do They Know Its Christmas’. With Spandau Ballet, He Has Toured The World Playing To Huge Audiences In Stadia And Arenas. In 2015 Spandau Ballet Released A Critically Acclaimed Documentary Movie About The Band’S Story Called 'soul Boys Of The Western World' That Premiered At The Sxsw Music Festival In Austin, Texas.

Steve Has Played Saxophone, Guitar, Percussion, And Sang For A Wide Selection Of Artists Over The Years Including Holy Holy Featuring Ex-“Spider From Mars” Woody Woodmansey, Tony Visconti (David Bowie Producer) & Glenn Gregory; Marc Almond; Earl Slick (Bowie Guitarist); Mike Garson (Bowie Pianist & Keyboard Player); Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, Bruce Foxton; Glen Matlock; Kim Wilde And Many Others. However, He Achieved A Personal Goal When He Performed On-Stage With The Legend That Is Iggy Pop.

Wed 23 Feb

£32.50

Whitney: Queen of the Night

Whitney: Queen of the Night

A celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston through three decades of classic hits.

Thu 7 Apr

£22.50–£24

YouthAbility Prom 2021

we are pleased to announce that we will be holding our 3rd annual prom. This is possible from the help of Labour councillors and friends of youthability.

some young people attend a special school and may leave a different times. This makes it harder for their schools to

we also refinish that a prom can be stressful for our prom will be inclusive and will

More details will be released nearer the time

Fri 10 Dec

Free

The Forum

The Forum was converted in 1990 from a civic hall to a multi-purpose arts venue, and has become an important cultural hub for the town, supporting the creation of professional theatre, dance, visual arts and film in the area. It hosts touring theatre and music, stand–up comedy, talks and lectures and literary events.

Barrow station is about 15 minutes' walk to the north, and the Forum is served by the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 11 bus routes.

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