- Box office 01228 633766
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- Website www.thesandscentre.co.uk
The Sands Centre hosts a full programme of music, comedy and theatre alongside a diverse range of sports and fitness in the LifeStyle Centre. Also available for conferences and exhibitions.
Within easy walking distance of both the Carlisle bus and train stations.
- Provides: Free wi-fi
There are 34 events at this location
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Billy Elliot: The Musical
- Directed by: Stephen Daldry
- Written by: lyrics)
Adaptation of the film about a miner's son, who dreams of becoming a ballet dancer.
The Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Dutch singer putting a modern pop spin on post-war jazz styles.
Chas & Dave
The cheeky cheery Cockneys return with 'Rabbit', 'Gertcha', 'Margate' and more.
Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey?
Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations from Ramsey.
Mouthy Manchester indie outfit touring their latest album Concrete Love.
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Heiko Mathias Foerster conducts the orchestra, with pianist Mark Bebbington, for Schubert's Symphony No 8 'Unfinished', Grieg's Piano Concerto and Dvorak's Symphony No 9 'New World'.
- Directed by: Sarah Tipple
- Written by: Eleanor Bergstein
See Baby not put in the corner in the musical based on the late Patrick Swayze's popular film.
Popular Irish crooner.
Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls
The former Million Dead frontman has moved away from his hardcore roots to embrace rabble-rousing folk punk in a New Model Army style.
Stephen Triffitt presents a tribute to Ol' Blue Eyes himself.
Greg Davies: You Magnificent Beast
The enormously tall and slightly manic-eyed comedian you'll know from many a telly panel show and from his terrifying turn as the head of sixth form in The Inbetweeners, Davies returns with a new show of stand-up to follow the likes of Firing Cheeseballs at a Dog and The Back of my Mum's Head.
HM Band Of The Royal Marines
The respected military band performs a family concert in aid of leading maritime charity Seafarers UK.
Jack and The Beanstalk
Traditional Christmas panto from Enchanted Entertainment.
Jack And The Beanstalk
The tale of the boy and his magic beans is told in traditional style in this pantomime featuring George Sampson, Gabrielle Green, Andy Abraham, Robbie Dee and Dean Winters.
Mon 12 Dec
Tue 13 Dec
Wed 14 Dec
Jimmy Carr: The Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour
Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.
Fri 4 Nov
£27.50 / 01228 633766
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
The King Is Back
Elvis tribute from Ben Portsmouth.
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The colourful and light-hearted cabaret featuring the showgirls of Thailand's capital.
- Directed by: Phyllida Lloyd
- Written by: lyrics)
The smash hit musical based on the songs of Abba continues to storm the UK.
Sat 3 Dec
Pop and soul from the lead singer of Wet Wet Wet, who releases his new album Mysterious in February 2017.
Mike & the Mechanics
Mike Rutherford's MOR crew return with a new vocalist in tow – Andrew Roachford of 'Cuddly Toy' fame. The band perform from tracks from their extensive back catalogue including 'The Living Years’, 'Word Of Mouth' and 'Another Cup of Coffee'.
- Directed by: Ian Talbot
- Written by: Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie's play has been performed over 25,000 times. Now celebrating its diamond anniversary in the London West End, it's finally embarking on a UK tour.
Irish charmer Nathan Carter and his band play an easy listening mix of Irish, country and popular songs.
A tribute to Fred Astaire.
Russian State Ballet: Nutcracker
- Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
- Written by: Tchaikovsky
Full-length classical ballet set to Tchaikovsky's music and performed by the renowned company.
The Sensational 60s Experience: The Tremeloes, Herman's Hermits, The Union Gap, Alan Mosca
Sixties rock and pop from the veteran lineup.
Fri 14 Apr 2017
£28 / 01228 633766
The eighties' singer with the famous hips performs his past hits to celebrate the anniversary of 30 years since the release of his first hit in the UK. In 1980 the singer released Hot Dog after years of touring and recording Stevens got his big break. His success in the eighties continued with the release of Marie Marie…
All new production of Sister Act starring X Factor winner and star of The Bodyguard Alexandra Burke.
A night of soul classics.
Stand By Me: The Ben-E King & Drifters Revue
The story of Ben E King and the Drifters. Featuring 'Under the Boardwalk', 'Saturday Night at the Movies', 'Up on the Roof', 'On Broadway' and more.
Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra
Denis Lotoev conducts the orchestra, with pianist Pavel Kolesnikov, for Vaughan Williams's Thomas Tallis Fantasia and Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No 1 and Symphony No 6.
- Directed by: John Maher (musical director)
- Written by: Adrian Grant (adapt)
A celebration of Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5 featuring top hits and some stunning multi-media razzmatazz.
Vampires Rock - Ghost Train
After 12 years and over a million tickets sold Steve Steinman returns as Barron Von Rockula in the all new Vampires Rock Saga ‘The Ghost Train’. As Club Live and Let Die burns to the ground, Barron Von Rockula, played by Steve Steinman, flees the ill fated club with his band of blood sucking vampires in search of a new…