August Bank Holiday at the Grand
If you’re looking for an exciting day out this August Bank Holiday, then look no further! At the Grand, we always have a show on that is sure to entertain and delight you. And you can find amazing shows for the entire family, too.
Why not spend the August Bank Holiday with us?
Around the World in 80s Days
31st July to 31st August 2019
Join us for our Blackpool Grand Productions play filled with 80s nostalgia, Around the World in 80s Days. Written and Directed by Ian McFarlane, this world premiere tells the story of Phileas Fogg with some of the best songs from the 1980s.
This musical adventure is fantastic for the entire family; watch the fabulous British gentleman Phileas Fogg and his valet travelling around the world on a bet, which could cost the former his entire fortune. From dastardly villains to hilarious situations and dangerous locales, you’re sure to have a great time.
Steve Royle’s Comedy Chaos for Kids
6th August to 28th August 2019
We’ve teamed up with Pantomime Veteran and BBC Radio Lancashire star Steve Royle and Special Guest Magician Russ Brown for the fantastic Steve Royle’s Comedy Chaos for Kids. As a 16-year performer in Pantos here at the Grand, Royle entertains over 50,000 people every year – as well as having been voted ‘Entertainer of the Year’ at the Red Rose Awards and having supported both Dave Spikey and Peter Kay on tour.
This is the first dedicated Summer Show not only for the little ones but also for the entire family. You can expect crazy gags, audience participation, loud music, and much more as per Brown’s style. He’s won the coveted Ken Dodd Comedy Award in 2009 with his work in theatre for kids.
King Pleasure and The Biscuit Boys
26th August 2019
With a 30-year career, King Pleasure and The Biscuit Boys have opened for Ray Charles, B. B. King, Cab Calloway and His Orchestra, and toured with the Blues Brothers Band – the real one. They’ve performed in 21 countries over 6,500 times and are the world’s greatest jive, jump, and swing band.
They’ve headlined at the Birmingham Jaz & Blue Festival for an unprecedented 14 years. Join us to watch the exceptional King Pleasure. You’re sure to have a grand time!