Listings: Theatre

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September 21 - September 28 2017

Ecclesfield Priory Players: are presenting a comedy , HAYWIRE , by Eric Chappell , at the EPPiC Theatre, Well Lane, off High Street, Ecclesfield S359TP, from TUESDAY 10th to SATURDAY 14th OCTOBER 2017. Curtain 7.30 pm. Tickets available from 9th SEPT. Tickets £8.50 (concessions £7.50 Tues and Wed). Tel 0114 2402624 , visit www.ecclesfieldprioryplayers.co.uk , or call in to our regular Saturday coffee morning , held in the theatre lounge , after 11 am.

Ellesmere Musical Theatre Company: Show Stoppers, a 70th Anniversary Celebration; 12-14th October, 7.15pm (with 2.15pm matinee on 14th) The Montgomery Theatre, Tickets £12 and £13, call 07510 289036, or direct from Sheffield Theatres Box Office (booking fee applicable). An evening of music, comedy and dance, featuring songs from Les Miserables, Beauty and the Beast, Sweeney Todd and many more both old and new.

The Ladykillers: is a classic black comedy; a sweet little old lady, alone in her house, is pitted against a gang of criminal misfits who will stop at nothing. Posing as amateur musicians, Professor Marcus and his gang rent rooms in the lopsided house of sweet but strict Mrs Wilberforce. The villains plot to involve her, unwittingly, in Marcus’ brilliantly conceived heist job. The police are left stumped but Mrs Wilberforce becomes wise to their ruse and Marcus concludes that there is only one way to keep the old lady quiet. With only her parrot, General Gordon, to help her, Mrs Wilberforce is alone with five desperate men. But who will be forced to face the music? 18th-21st October 2017, doors open at 7:00pm for a 7:30pm start. Tickets booked online in advance are £8.50 full, £5.50 concessions (£9 and £6 on the door, respectively). https://www.thecompanysheffield.co.uk/