Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
- Telephone 01902 429212
- Website www.grandtheatre.co.uk
There are 48 events at this location
Sorted by title / date & time
Europe’s Official 1980’s Multi-Tribute Concert featuring 25 chart topping pop icons authentically recreated with live band and awesome dancers. Performing over 35 chart topping smash-hits live in concert, with tributes to Duran Duran, The Human League, Kim Wilde, Culture Club, Madonna, Wham!, Nena, Toni Basil, Frankie…
An Afternoon With Sir Roger Moore
Celebrating 71 years in show business this year, the Hollywood legend and James Bond star chats with biographer Gareth Owen about his extraordinary life and career. Featuring inside stories and exclusive anecdotes from an astonishing career that has included the hit TV series The Saint and The Persuaders, plus Hollywood…
Don't miss your chance join this magic carpet ride! With a lamp-full of laughs as you follow Aladdin, his brother Wishee Washee and of course Widow Twankey on a spectacular adventure. RED SHOWS DECEMBER: Sat 10 2:30pm & 7:15pm, Sun 11 2pm, & 6pm, Wed 14 7:15pm, Thurs 15 7:15pm, Fri 16 7:15pm, Thurs 22 2:30pm…
Sat 10 Dec
Sun 11 Dec
Tue 13 Dec
All Shook Up
Musical inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley.
Tue 14 Mar 2017
Wed 15 Mar 2017
Thu 16 Mar 2017
Anita And Me
This poignant coming-of-age tale follows Meena, a young girl growing up in the only Punjabi family in a 1970s Black Country mining village. Meena spends her days happily getting into scrapes with the other local children until one day the impossibly cool Anita enters her life. Suddenly Meena knows exactly who she wants to…
Tue 14 Feb 2017
Wed 15 Feb 2017
Thu 16 Feb 2017
An Audience with Lesley Garrett
An evening of song, reminiscences and chat with the British soprano. Garrett discusses her time on stage in musicals and performing with the English and Welsh National Operas, as well as her TV appearances on shows such as Strictly Come Dancing.
Back to Bacharach
A showcase of the music of Burt Bacharach.
Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom
- Directed by: Richard Lewis
- Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)
Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.
Fri 10 Feb 2017
Brendan Cole: All Night Long
A brand new show for 2017, Brendan Cole hosts another spectacular production featuring his guest dancers, a new leading lady and a 14 piece band and singers live on stage. Stunning lighting, amazing special effects and superb choreography. It’s going be a party! Don’t miss it. ‘At the centre of it all is the generous…
Jacky and Danny, two Brummie lads, lead ordinary and unexciting lives. In 1914, with the threat of war rumbling around Europe, Jacky thinks enlisting is the chance to get away from their humdrum existence. He talks Danny into joining up with him and although under age they enlist in one of Birmingham’s ‘pals battalions’.
Tue 25 Oct
Wed 26 Oct
Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story
- Directed by: Rob Bettinson
- Written by: Alan Janes
Celebrate the man and the music as the popular touring production of the rock musical rolls into town again.
Tue 31 Jan 2017
Wed 1 Feb 2017
Thu 2 Feb 2017
- 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.
Fizzog Productions Presents: A Black Country Fairytale…ay It!
Cos every fairy needs a tale. From the people who brought you' 50 Shades of Fizzog' and' Freezin' and the creators of Internet Sensations The Dancing Grannies with over 200 million views world wide. They bring you yet another non-traditional tale of fantasy, perfected in a single afternoon's rehearsal! Not one, not two…
Thu 27 Oct
£13.50–£19 / 01902 429212
- Written by: David Walliams
The world premiere performance of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny book, about a Friday night with Granny that ends up being more exciting than expected. Presented by the Birmingham Stage Company (Horrible Histories).
Wed 22 Mar 2017
Thu 23 Mar 2017
Fri 24 Mar 2017
Halfway To Paradise: The Billy Fury Story
Colin Gold and Fury's original backing band, Fury's Tornados, tell his story through words and music.
Wed 8 Mar 2017
Home At Seven
David Preston returns home from work at 7pm as usual only to find that 24 hours have elapsed and it is now a day later than he thought. Suffering from apparent amnesia he and his already upset wife get another shock when evidence incriminates him in a murder committed during the time he cannot account for. From the writer…
Tue 1 Nov
Wed 2 Nov
Thu 3 Nov
I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
The multi award-winning antidote to panel games, I'M SORRY I HAVEN'T A CLUE will be recording part of its 66th series for the BBC at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre. Since its inception 'Clue' has seen its success blossom from the impish son of 'I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again' to the big daddy of all panel games. The…
Jasper Carrott's Stand Up & Rock
Jasper Carrott’s Stand Up And Rock does what it says on the tin….Jasper is back to his very best….mic in hand regaling the audience with his inimitable stand up routines before introducing his musical compatriots that have been ‘rockin’ audiences all over the world. Touring with some of Jasper’s best friends comprising…
Jethro - 40 Years The Joker
A memorable evening of hysterical nonsense, as we take a peek into the circus lurking deep within the mind of, probably the greatest, comic storyteller ever to grace the stage. Jethro beguiles and befuddles his audience with the endless stream of irreverent twaddle that has created a comedy genius. Over 4 million DVD…
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The colourful and light-hearted cabaret featuring the showgirls of Thailand's capital.
Menopause - The Musical
Starring Cheryl Fergison (EastEnders), Maureen Nolan (The Nolans), Rebecca Wheatley (Casualty) and Ruth Berkeley (Penny Dreadful) Menopause the Musical is heading out on another UK wide tour. This hysterical show packed full of one-liners about night sweats, hot flushes and memory loss is backed by an instantly…
Ministry of Science
Back by popular demand! WARNING! WARNING! 100% Educational. 200% Entertaining. 300% Explosive. 400% Fun. This is a public safety announcement…..Please keep your head firmly on your shoulders, and your arms, legs and feet inside the ride at all times – Ministry of Science Live is about to explode onto the stage!
Nights On Broadway
The Bee Gees were three brothers who, from singing close harmony as children, grew to become world superstars by their early twenties. They went on to be acknowledged as some of the greatest song writers in history. The Bee Gees Story - “Nights On Broadway” present a tribute to the Bee Gees through a fantastic…
Opera & Ballet International Proudly Present Aida
Aida, the grandest of all Ellen Kent’s operas, returns in Autumn 2016 to the UK with a stunning new traditional production, boasting an impressive new set built by Set-Up Scenery in the UK, who also build sets for the Royal Opera Covent Garden. In Aida, the splendour of Egypt is set against the grandeur of the Coliseum…
Bilston Operatic Company present the smash hit Madness musical - OUR HOUSE. It's Joe Casey’s sixteenth birthday and he’s treating his girlfriend Sarah to an evening in a brand new luxury apartment - the only problem is they have to break in. When the police turn up, Joe has to decide - run away, or face the music - a…
Tue 15 Nov
Wed 16 Nov
Thu 17 Nov
Psychic Sally: Call Me Psychic
New show from Sally Morgan.
Rock Of Ages
It’s the tail end of the big, bad 1980s in Hollywood, and the party has been raging hard at The Bourbon Room, one of the Sunset Strips last legendary venues. Aspiring rock star (and resident toilet cleaner) Drew longs to take to the stage as the next big thing. He also longs for starry-eyed small-town girl Sherri, fresh…
Tue 25 Apr 2017
Wed 26 Apr 2017
Thu 27 Apr 2017
- Directed by: Dale Rooks
- Written by: Michael Morpurgo (book)
Samuel Adamson's adaptation of the novel by Michael Morpurgo about a young girl on holiday in in Indonesia when a tsunami hits. Featuring fantastic puppets designed by Finn Caldwell and Toby Olié (War Horse).
Tue 6 Jun 2017
Wed 7 Jun 2017
Thu 8 Jun 2017
The Russian State Ballet Of Siberia - Coppelia
Every toy has a story, especially in this charming comedy of errors, a witty combination of antics and abracadabra, set in a doll maker’s workshop. This light-hearted tale of mistaken identity and confused lovers follows mischievous Swanilda, her impetuous suitor Franz and the eccentric toymaker Dr.Coppelius as they are…
The Russian State Ballet Of Siberia - The Nutcracker
This most famous of fantasy ballets for all the family begins as night falls on Christmas Eve. As snowflakes fall outside, the warm glow of the open fire sends flickering shadows across the boughs of the Christmas tree and all the presents beneath. When midnight strikes we are swept away to a fairy-tale world where…
Sun 5 Feb 2017
£19.50–£39.50 (£17.50–£37.50; Children £17.50–£37.50) / 01902 429212
Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake
- Written by: Russian State Ballet
Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.
Got a goldfish that you flushed down the toilet that you need to say sorry to? Now's your chance to apologise through the medium of Sally Morgan.
The Sensational 60's Experience
Returning by huge popular demand, for one night only three hours of nonstop 60’s nostalgia. Seven legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten. With the definite feel good factor this is the must see 60’s show for 2017. Step back to when pop music was at its very best. Hits include…
An all new production of the Broadway and West End smash hit musical comedy SISTER ACT returns to the UK starring *Alexandra Burke*** (The X Factor, The Bodyguard*). Directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood, SISTER ACT is the feel-amazing musical comedy based on the smash hit movie starring Whoopi Goldberg and…
Wed 1 Mar 2017
The Solid Gold Rock‘n’Roll Show
Rock'n'roll from the 50s and 60s.
Thu 24 Nov
Some Guys Have All The Luck: The Rod Stewart Story
The story of the legendary mullet-headed rocker, whose scratchy pipes lent a welcome note of sandpaper to such hits as 'Maggie May', 'I Don't Want To Talk About It' and 'Baby Jane', but who also wrote such enduring classics as 'You Wear It Well' and 'Every Picture Tells A Story'.
Wed 8 Feb 2017
£17.50–£25 / 01902 429212
The Stars From The Commitments
Due to popular demand with Dublin’s finest mix of gritty soul and irresistible Irish charm the fantastic Stars From The Commitments have continued to spread the word of Dublin Soul and receiving rave reviews. The 9 piece soul band featuring actual cast members from the original Commitments film have performed world-wide…
The STYLISTICS with their charisma, style and harmony, evolved into one of the best-selling soul groups ever. The Philadelphia group recorded a remarkable 10 straight-top ten hits during the early 1970’s inc. the Grammy nominated hit You Make Me Feel Brand New, plus Can’t Give You Anything (But My Love), You are…
Winner of the 2015 Olivier Award for Best New Musical, Sunny Afternoon is an irresistible musical with slick theatricality and ingenious storytelling at its heart. It tells the captivating tale of how one of Britains greatest bands, The Kinks, rose to stardom. Step into swinging 60s Britain and discover how The Kinks…
Tue 18 Apr 2017
Wed 19 Apr 2017
Thu 20 Apr 2017
A Tale of Two Cities
Charles Dickens' French revolution novel about London and Paris.
Fri 21 Oct
Sat 22 Oct
A Tale of Two Cities
Dickens' literary masterpiece, brought to life by the Touring Consortium Theatre Company and Royal and Derngate Northampton. Directed by James Dacre.
Fri 21 Oct
Times & prices to be confirmed / 01902 429212
Sat 22 Oct
Times & prices to be confirmed / 01902 429212
Talon: The Best of the Eagles
Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.
- 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.
British crooner whose career was reignited by Peter Kay's love of his classic irritant, 'The Way to Amarillo'. We prefer 'Avenues and Alleyways'.
The Upbeat Beatles
'The closest you'll get to the real thing' with this high-energy tribute act.
Vampires Rock - Ghost Train
All aboard the Ghost Train! After more than a decade on tour with 3000 live performances, five star reviews and over a million sales nationwide; it’s no surprise that the UK’s favourite Vampire Baron is back! Steve Steinman has ramped up the vamp in this spectacular sequel to the phenomenally successful Vampires Rock…
Tue 2 May 2017
Wed 3 May 2017
Thu 4 May 2017
The Woman in Black
- Directed by: Robin Herford
- Written by: Stephen Mallatratt (adapt)
Spookily Gothic and highly theatrical adaptation of Susan Hill's story about a young lawyer trying to exorcise his metaphorical demons.