Big Top celebration for double 50th
2018 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 this 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:-
Saturday 4 August: Tenor Russell Watson
Sunday 5 August: Scheherezade and 1001 Nights
Monday 6 August: Sounds of The 60s
Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 August: Dinosaur World Live
Wednesday 8 August: Dara Obriain
Thursday 9 August: 80s Mania
Friday 10 August: Boyzlife
Saturday 11 August: The Greatest Showman Singalong
Sunday 12 August: Al Murray
Monday 13 August Grease Singalong
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