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Looking for that different Valentine ideas, then why not try something different and Share The Love of Blackpool’s Grand Theatre with your true love.
Be it the love of dance, drama, comedy or a great musical this year Blackpool’s Grand has something for you.
If you know your true love is a fan of dance or physical theatre then we have the incredible talent of multi-award-winning Mark Bruce and his new work Macbeth.
This striking dance theatre adaptation, a tragic descent into the darkest sides of ourselves.
Goaded by the whispers of demons, the Macbeths unleash murder for their own gains and set in motion their path to madness and self-destruction, unravelling events in a nightmare they cannot control.
If quality drama is something that will win their heart, the West End hit The Kite Runner will be the perfect choice.
Based on Khaled Hosseini’s international bestselling novel, this haunting tale of friendship which spans cultures and continents, follows one man’s journey to confront his past and find redemption.
Afghanistan is a divided country on the verge of war and two childhood friends are about to be torn apart. It’s a beautiful afternoon in Kabul and the skies are full of the excitement and joy of a kite flying tournament. But neither Hassan nor Amir can foresee the terrible incident which will shatter their lives forever.
And who doesn’t love a great musical, we have the best selection to choose from including 20th Century Boy, inspired by the life of rock legend Marc Bolan, 20th Century Boy tells the life story of the legendary Bolan and his band T. Rex.
Love the 1960’s, Son of a Preacher Man is not to be missed, Featuring the greatest hits of Dusty Springfield, including The Look Of Love, I Only Want To Be With You, Spooky and of course, the classic Son Of A Preacher Man, this sparklingly funny and sweetly touching new musical play by internationally-renowned writer Warner Brown will have you laughing, crying and singing your heart out to some of the greatest songs ever written.
Finally, OMG you guys (and girls!) who could not be impressed with tickets to the incredible smash-hit musicial Legally Blonde. Starring Rita Simons (EastEnders), Lucie Jones (X Factor, Eurovision, Rent) and Emmerdale’s Bill Ward.
The smash hit Broadway and West End Musical based on the best loved movie follows beautiful and popular sorority sister Elle Woods who loves to be pampered and is passionate about pink. When she is dumped by her boyfriend Warner Huntingdon III for a more serious girlfriend she puts down the credit cards and picks up the books. Packing up her trusty pooch, Bruiser, she bags herself a place at the prestigious Harvard Law School to try and win him back. With the support of her new friends she learns that you can be both smart and fashionable!
So, do something different, use one of our Valentine ideas and share the love of theatre with tickets to one of our fantastic upcoming shows at Blackpool’s Grand Theatre.
Forget the balloons, the usual roses, dinner at the local bistro and surprise them with truly unique Valentine ideas.
To book your tickets head online to blackpoolgrand.co.uk or call 01253 290190.
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20th Century Boy (13 to 17 March)
Son of a Preacher Man (20 to 24 March)
Priscilla Queen of The Desert (4 to 7 April)
Legally Blonde The Musical (9 to 14 April)
Mark Bruce Macbeth (17 and 18 April)
The Kite Runner (22 to 26 May)
Me and My Girl (30 May to 2 June)
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