Big Top celebration for double 50th
Next year brings a double 50th birthday for Telford – both the town and Oakengates Theatre @ The Place will celebrate five decades!
To mark the theatre’s landmark birthday, it is moving to the QEII Fields In Trust Town Park Arena next summer between 4 and 19 August to showcase an extravaganza of entertainment.
The arena will host a magnificent Big Top venue that will seat up to 1,000 people and will be called The Place In The Park.
This unique entertainment experience includes comedy, music, dance and children’s shows.
Acts with performance dates are as follows. More acts to be announced soon.
Saturday 4 August: Tenor Russell Watson
Sunday 5 August: Scheherezade and 1001 Nights
Monday 6 August: Sounds of the 60s
Tuesday 7 August: Supersonic 70s Show
Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 August: Dinosaur World Live
Wednesday 8 August: Dara O’Briain
Thursday 9 August: 80s Mania
Friday 10 August: Boyzlife
Saturday 11 August: Al Murray
Tuesday 14 August: Family Music Festival
Wednesday 15 August: S Club, 5ive, East 17
Thursday 16 August: Collabro
Friday 17 August: Doreen's Naughty Bits
Saturday 18 August: BIG Sing Gospel Voices