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Taking place near CV10 9LZ

January 2019

January

19

Ruby Turner

Saturday, Saturday, January 19, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

For many years Ruby Turner has been regarded as having one of the greatest voices the UK has ever produced. Ruby can breathe life and meaning into a song whether it is a passionate soaring ballad or a soulful up-tempo groove.


THEATRE OPEN MORNING FOR CHILDREN

Saturday, Saturday, January 19, 2019
Concordia Theatre, Hinckley

See how the magic of pantoland works behind the scenes No booking required – simply turn up on the morning and bring your cameras for photo opportunities. The Theatre Coffee Bar will be open for refreshments .


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January

25

Nish Kumar: It's In Your Nature To Destroy Yoursel

Friday, Friday, January 25, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Double Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee Nish Kumar is taking his brand new show on a nationwide tour of the UK! The title is a quote from Terminator 2. There will be jokes about politics, mankind’s capacity for self-destruction and whether it will lead to the end of days.


We Luv Fridays Presents: Dean Mac

Friday, Friday, January 25, 2019
JJ's, Coventry, Coventry

Dean Mac is currently the most viewed mash-up DJ in the UK with over 35 million Facebook views! Travelling up and down the country and across Europe performing his intense, high energy live mash-up sets, Dean has amassed a following of over 200,000 people across the world..


January

26

Dave Gorman

Saturday, Saturday, January 26, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Dave Gorman, the man behind Dave TV’s hit show Modern Life Is Goodish as well as Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure, is back on the road with a brand new live show, With Great PowerPoint Comes Great ResponsibilityPoint. As the title suggests, he’s bringing his laptop and projector screen with him so expect the ‘King of Powerpoint comedy’ (Guardian) to have more detailed analysis of those parts of life you’ve never stopped to think about before.


Officially UKs No1 George Michael & Wham

Saturday, Saturday, January 26, 2019
Snowdome Ski & Snowboarding Centre, Tamworth

officially uk's no1 george michael tribute. robert ignites the stage with his authentic tribute to george michael - one of the most successful vocalists of our time.


Stephen K Amos: Bouquets and Brickbats

Saturday, Saturday, January 26, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

As Brexit looms on, Trump reigns rampant and everyone seems pushed to extremes, Stephen’s main aim is to cheer us up. Forget everything that’s going on in the world and immerse yourself in the warmth of “one of the most likable figures in British Comedy” (Radio Times.


UB40 Tribute Night - Knowle

Saturday, Saturday, January 26, 2019
The Royal British Legion, Knowle

A live performance of music from UB40 by Solo Tribute Mitch (Lead Singer of Jonny 2Bad UB40 Band). This Midlands based Tribute is building a good following, and this promises to be a lively night.


UB40 Tribute Night - Nuneaton

Saturday, Saturday, January 26, 2019
Nuneaton Co-operative Sports Club Ltd, Nuneaton

Signing Off is a result of the determination of a friendly group of musicians and UB40 fans to bring a fresh new tribute dedicated to replication of the live sound of their idols.  Signing Off prides itself on setting out to thrill fans with a noticeable representation of UB40's original material from their debut album "Signing Off" (from which the band takes its name) as well as appealing to more casual fans with hits such as Kingston Town, Can't Help Falling In Love, Here I Am, Red Red Wine and many more! With an emphasis on tight musicianship and a passionate study by each member of their role in emulating their counterpart in the real UB40, we're sure Signing Off has become the UK's leading LIVE UB40 Tribute Band.


February 2019

February

9

BACKBEAT BEATLES

Saturday, Saturday, February 9, 2019
Concordia Theatre, Hinckley

For February they will be performing a new show to represent The Fab Four’s appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show and the 50th anniversary of what was to be the final public performance on the 30th January 1969 of The Beatles, when the band, with keyboardist Billy Preston, surprised a central London office and fashion district with an impromptu concert from the roof of the headquarters of the band's multimedia corporation Apple Corps at 3 Savile Row..


February

10

Lucy Porter: Pass It On

Sunday, Sunday, February 10, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

A brand new stand-up show from the TV favourite Lucy Porter. As seen on QI, Room 101, Live at the Apollo.


MG and Triumph Spares Day

Sunday, Sunday, February 10, 2019
Stoneleigh Park, Stoneleigh

Fans of Britain’s two most beloved sportscar marques have much to look forward to ahead of the International MG and Triumph Spares Day on Sunday 10th February 2019 at Stoneleigh Park, Coventry, Warwickshire. More than twenty MG & Triumph car clubs will be exhibiting at the event meaning whatever your preference your most likely to find it represented at the show.


February

15

Jason Manford: Muddle Class (Extra Date)

Friday, Friday, February 15, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Delivered with Jason’s amiable charm and captivating wit, Muddle Class promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle class’ – causing much confusion! “Effortlessly entertaining” ★★★★ Evening Standard “He’s blessed with the sort of laid-back charm and sharp turn of phrase you can’t manufacture” ★★★★ Daily Telegraph.


February

17

Brendan Cole: Show Man

Sunday, Sunday, February 17, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Brush off your tails, Brendan is back! This brand new production promises unparalleled entertainment as Brendan Cole leads his stunning cast in a thrilling extravaganza of music and dance. The very first winner of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing is joined by an amazing team of professional dancers, singers and a live band to showcase the superb choreography and dazzling performance that has kept him in the public eye for 15 years.


February

18

FUNNY GIRL - The Musical

Monday, Monday, February 18, 2019
Concordia Theatre, Hinckley

FUNNY GIRL is a musical theatre classic. Featuring some of the most iconic songs in film and theatre history, including People, Don’t Rain On My Parade and Sadie, Sadie - this is the fascinating and bitter-sweet story of Fanny Brice, whose vocal talents and comedic ability see her rise from Brooklyn music hall singer to Broadway star, and her tempestuous relationship with gambler Nicky Arnstein.


February

19

Yamato Drummers of Japan: Jhonetsu "Passion"

Tuesday, Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Following their hugely successful tour in 2017, the Yamato Drummers are returning to the UK by popular demand. Their acclaimed performances of Japanese Taiko drumming and music have captivated audiences of over 6 million people in 53 countries across the globe.


February

21

Simla Dordon Elvis Tribute

Thursday, Thursday, February 21, 2019
Cafe Simla, Dordon

Simla Indian Restaurant Alvin - Elvis Tribute evening £29.95 per person You can CALL & RESERVE YOUR TICKETS & TABLE NOW.


February

23

Jimeoin: Result!

Saturday, Saturday, February 23, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

An evening of world class stand-up as the Irishman from Australia brings his brilliantly observed, ever-evolving and hilarious comedy to Warwick Arts Centre, fresh from a smash-hit New York off-Broadway season with his latest sell out tour. Jimeoin is internationally acclaimed as one of live comedy’s masters, so don’t miss your chance to see this award-winning star of TV shows, including Live at the Apollo,Royal Variety Performance, John Bishop Show, CH4’s O2 Gala and Sunday Night at the Palladium – Live! “Jimeoin is a true comedy legend… still at the top of his game.


February

24

Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise

Sunday, Sunday, February 24, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

One of Britain’s leading one-liner comics returns to the road with another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted gaggery. A Mock The Week regular and recent star of the new Live At The Apollo series, Gary’s shows are renowned in the business for a near unrivalled volume of high-class gags.


March 2019

March

1

Justin Moorhouse: Northern Joker

Friday, Friday, March 1, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

These days Justin’s not certain about anything apart from his uncertainty – Brexit looms, it appears the Cold War is being rebooted and that’s before we begin to worry about what’s happening in America… closer to home he’s starting to feel redundant as a parent. One kid is leaving home, the dog is getting older and doesn’t need much walking, and the youngest kid hits thirteen and cancels the family subscription to The Beano.


March

2

Elvis Tribute Night - Knowle

Saturday, Saturday, March 2, 2019
The Royal British Legion, Knowle

Lets get all shook up Lets get all shook up with the sounds of Elvis. Back by popular demand Carl Ryder will be gracing his presence for another fantastic night.


March

3

Resolution Run Coventry 2019 5k

Sunday, Sunday, March 3, 2019
War Memorial Park, Coventry

What's your resolution this year? If you're looking to shed a few pounds, aiming to be a bit healthier or just looking for something fun to do with friends, we can help. Take part in a Resolution Run near you this spring.


March

6

Stretton on Stage presents Love begins at Fifty

Wednesday, Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Stretton-on-Dunsmore village hall, Stretton-on-Dunsmore

The play will run for 4 nights from Wednesday 6th to Saturday 9th March. Doors open from 6:45 with curtain up at 7:30 prompt.


March

7

Raising Finance for Business - Business Support Wo

Thursday, Thursday, March 7, 2019
University of Warwick Science Park, Coventry

What: Raising Finance for Business When: Thursday 7th March, 9:00am - 12:30pm Where: University of Warwick Science Park, The Venture Centre, Sir William Lyons Road, Coventry, CV4 7EZ Are you a technology based or innovative SME business based in Coventry & Warwickshire, and looking to grow?  Do you want to understand different funding options and how to write a good funding application?  Do you want independent advice from Funding specialists? Then this workshop is a must for you. This course is appropriate for business managers who have responsibility for strategy, finance, growth or developing opportunities.


March

13

Fagin's Twist

Wednesday, Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Fagin’s Twist is the untold story of a notorious and complex villain. It imagines Fagin’s youth, driven by greed and ambition in the face of overwhelming poverty.


March

14

Fagin's Twist

Thursday, Thursday, March 14, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Fagin’s Twist is the untold story of a notorious and complex villain. It imagines Fagin’s youth, driven by greed and ambition in the face of overwhelming poverty.


March

15

ANDREW MAXWELL SHOWTIME TOUR 2019

Friday, Friday, March 15, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Channeling the spirit of his breakthrough award winning show ‘This is my Hour’ - ‘Showtime’ matches that burning sense of urgency that we deserve entertainment in the times we live in. If we've learned anything over the last year or two it's that you shouldn't take anything for granted.


Andrew Maxwell: Showtime

Friday, Friday, March 15, 2019
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

With Showtime, Andrew Maxwell continued his long run of domination of the Edinburgh Fringe. A memorable cocktail of personal stories, astute political observations and the odd surprise foray into character cameos, it won yet another barrage of five star reviews for one of the festival’s most universally acclaimed acts.


March

18

GREAT MUSICALS EXTRAVAGANZA

Monday, Monday, March 18, 2019
Concordia Theatre, Hinckley

A glitzy and glamorous collection of song and dance from iconic musicals old and new by The Tinhatters.


THE 39 STEPS

Monday, Monday, March 18, 2019
Concordia Theatre, Hinckley

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre!.


March

24

40 Years of disco 2

Sunday, Sunday, March 24, 2019
Genting Arena, Birmingham

After the huge success of this year’s ‘40 Years Of Disco’ tour Tony Denton Promotions has announced the line up for 2019 that once more brings together disco legends for this unique arena concert. The legendary acts confirmed to perform are Village People, The Trammps, Imagination featuring Leee John, The Gibson Brothers, The Three Degrees, The Real Thing and making a return due to overwhelming demand Odyssey.


March

26

Naidex

Tuesday, Tuesday, March 26, 2019
NEC Birmingham, Birmingham

Naidex, Europe's most established event dedicated to the future of disability and independent living, is back for its 45th anniversary on the 26th & 27th of March 2019, at Birmingham’s NEC! With last year’s edition still sending ripples throughout the entire disability sector, this year’s Naidex will look to inspire, educate and motivate over 15,000 visitors by promoting the themes of active living, accessibility in the built environment, inclusion in the workplace, mental health and much more! Find 250 thrilling seminars and 350 world-class exhibitors that will offer the solutions to enable you to live more independently. Discover and test the latest innovations during brand new Live Demos that will take place throughout both days of the show.


The Smart Home Expo

Tuesday, Tuesday, March 26, 2019
NEC Birmingham, Birmingham

The Smart Home Expo is the UK's ultimate event for the smart technologies revolutionising the way we live, on the 26th & 27th March 2019 at Birmingham’s NEC. Key features at this year's event include: - 150 seminars by an incredible speaker lineup Interactive panel debates where you can have your say among the greatest minds in the industry - Live demos that allow you to try before you buy, and interact with the most innovative products in the industry - 200 exhibitors, putting together the most comprehensive marketplace of smart technologies and solutions - Innovation awards, featuring the latest technologies being judged by industry experts - Launches of the very latest products and solutions that are changing the way people live - Exclusive show offers and competitions available to visitors only And much much more.


March

30

Madonna Tribute Night - Knowle

Saturday, Saturday, March 30, 2019
Knowle British Legion , Solihull

The Official UK's No. 1 Madonna Tribute Act, voted by the Agents' Association at The National Tribute Awards.


April 2019

April

3

eDX (eDelivery Expo) 2019

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 3, 2019
NEC, National Exhibition Centre, Marston Green

Customer expectations for delivery are ever-growing; with speed, transparency and cost of delivery now key competitive levers. eDX is the destination logistics show driving operational excellence in digital retail, combining the retail, delivery and technology industries for two jam-packed days of learning, insight, innovation and fun! From warehousing and distribution to the final mile and OMS, eDX brings together industry-leading practical advice and best practice to help you succeed and stay ahead of the competition.


IRX (InternetRetailing Expo) 2019

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 3, 2019
NEC, National Exhibition Centre, Marston Green

IRX is the destination technology trade show for digital retail, combining insightful conferences with practical hands-on training on all aspects of online retailing - from eCommerce and mCommerce, to payments, international growth, B2B and the latest in AR, VR and other disruptive technology. Whether you are a small business venturing into eCommerce for the first time or a seasoned retail professional seeking the latest innovation and best practice, IRX 2019 is the place to go for practical insight to grow online sales and stay ahead of the competition.


April

9

The Facilities Event

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 9, 2019
NEC, National Exhibition Centre, Marston Green

The Facilities Event, the leading exhibition dedicated to the UK’s facilities and workplace industry, will be tackling FM’s biggest challenges, when the event returns to the NEC, Birmingham on the 9-11 April 2019. In response to imminent technological, sociological and cultural changes facing British business in 2019, The Facilities Event aims to tackle some of the most pressing technical issues head-on and create a forum where FM’s can find answers to their workplace challenges.


April

12

LEGENDS LIVE | UK TOUR | APRIL 2019

Friday, Friday, April 12, 2019
Genting Arena, Birmingham

Following the success of last year’s Legends Live concerts, Tony Denton Promotions has announced a new tour for 2019. The show will bring together the Queen of Rock Suzi Quatro, Pop icon David Essex, Les McKeown’s BAY CITY ROLLERS, legendary rock band Smokie and rock and rollers Showaddywaddy.


April

14

SING, SING, SWING

Sunday, Sunday, April 14, 2019
Concordia Theatre, Hinckley

Matt Ford with a celebration of Sinatra and other swing legends.


April

27

Freddie Mercury Tribute - Knowle

Saturday, Saturday, April 27, 2019
Knowle British Legion , Solihull

Joey Linden found his talent of portraying Freddie Mercury in the summer of 2011. In less than 1 year he has already taken the heat off of the UK’s most established and experienced Freddie Tributes! Being young, fresh and fit, Joey never gives less than 110% when he performs.


Freddie Mercury Tribute Night - Knowle

Saturday, Saturday, April 27, 2019
The Royal British Legion, Knowle

Great Joey Linden found his talent of portraying Freddie Mercury in the summer of 2011. In less than 1 year he has already taken the heat off of the UK’s most established and experienced Freddie Tributes! Being young, fresh and fit, Joey never gives less than 110% when he performs.


May 2019

May

4

Sweeney Entertainments Presents Respect to Aretha

Saturday, Saturday, May 4, 2019
The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS RESPECT TO ARETHA Aretha Franklin’s extraordinary career as a singer and songwriter spanned over sixty years. She rose from church gospel singer to international stardom at a young age and is widely accepted as the finest female soul singer of our time.


May

7

MY FAIR LADY

Tuesday, Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Concordia Theatre Hinckley, Hinckley

Adapted from Bernard Shaw's play Pygmalion and Gabriel Pascal's motion picture, My Fair Lady tells the story of Eliza and her journey from the gutter to new upper-class social circles thus proving she's naturally the fairest lady of them all. With lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe, My Fair Lady contains some of the best loved songs in musical theatre including: Wouldn't it be Lovely, The Rain in Spain, I Could Have Danced All Night, and Get me to the Church on Time.


May

11

Inflatable 5k Obstacle Course Run

Saturday, Saturday, May 11, 2019
Stoneleigh Park Estate, Stoneleigh

The Inflatable 5k is coming to Coventry on the 11th of May 2019! The UK’s best Inflatable obstacle course has got even bigger, bouncier and more incredible. We now have up to 15 mega-sized obstacles in 2019, making this the biggest Inflatable 5k obstacle event ever created.


May

15

Med-Tech Innovation Expo | NEC, Birmingham | 15-16

Wednesday, Wednesday, May 15, 2019
NEC, National Exhibition Centre, Marston Green

Register now to be a part of Med-Tech Innovation Expo, the UK & Ireland’s leading showcase for medical design and manufacturing technology. Experience live demonstrations of the latest machines, technology, products and services while networking with 4,000+ designers, engineers, innovators and manufacturers from across the medical and healthcare sector.


May

19

Rugby Bikefest 2019

Sunday, Sunday, May 19, 2019
Rugby Town Centre, Rugby

Rugby's family-friendly bike festival organised by Rugby First and Rugby Borough Council in conjunction with local motorcycling groups, businesses and organisations. If you own a bike and would like to join the showstopping morning 'Ride-in' register your details here via Eventbrite: www.


THE GIRL FROM TIGER BAY

Sunday, Sunday, May 19, 2019
Concordia Theatre, Hinckley

The ultimate ‘rags to riches’ tale, you will be dazzled by this epic musical show, chronicling this remarkable artiste’s journey from the back streets of Cardiff’s Tiger Bay, to the glitz and glamour of Monte Carlo Bay. The Girl from Tiger Bay, features stunning dancers, spectacular replica costumes and a sensational saxophonist.


May

23

MARGOT FONTEYN

Thursday, Thursday, May 23, 2019
Concordia Theatre Hinckley, Hinckley

Celebrating the life and works of one of the world’s greatest ballerinas of all time, Margot Fonteyn. Considered by the industry as a guiding light and a shining example for generations of dancers, she set the standards of classical glamour both on and off the stage.


May

25

Gary Barlow Tribute Night - Knowle

Saturday, Saturday, May 25, 2019
The Royal British Legion, Knowle

Back by PBack by Popular demand and with the Take That tour starting in May 2019. Why not have a bit of Gary Barlow bringing a little of him and Take That to Knowle.


June 2019

June

18

POPSTARS THE 90S MUSICAL

Tuesday, Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Concordia Theatre Hinckley, Hinckley

It's boyband vs girlband in this hilarious brand new musical which is set in a school in the 1990's where Mark is head over heels in love with his girlfriend, Queen Bee, Shannon Van de Witt. When Shannon learns that pop-band impresario Simon Austin is the surprise judge at the State Talent Show she dumps him for her chance at showbiz stardom.


June

28

Counterfeit Sixties Show

Friday, Friday, June 28, 2019
The Benn Hall, Rugby

Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain’s No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era.


June

29

Soul & Motown Night - Knowle

Saturday, Saturday, June 29, 2019
The Royal British Legion, Knowle

New to KnowNew to Knowle British Legion, Evahs voice will blow you away with all the classic Soul & Motown Hits. The dance floor will be packed all night long.


September 2019

September

20

Counterfeit Seventies

Friday, Friday, September 20, 2019
The Benn Hall, Rugby

The Counterfeit Seventies comes to the Playhouse for the very first time this October! Having toured extensively with The Counterfeit Sixties show they now bring you their unique Seventies show from a decade of glam rock through to new wave music, and everything in between! Featuring the music of Slade, Sweet, T.Rex, The Bay City Rollers and many, many more, they will take you through a rollercoaster ride of the biggest 70s hits.


September

24

TCT Show

Tuesday, Tuesday, September 24, 2019
NEC Birmingham, Birmingham

A world leading design-to-manufacturing event showcasing the latest in additive manufacturing, 3D printing, design and engineering technology. For over 20 years, TCT Show has set the industry agenda, bringing together dozens of inspirational speakers, 300+ exhibiting companies and more than 10,000 visitors from over 40 countries.


October 2019

October

27

Restoration Show

Sunday, Sunday, October 27, 2019
NAEC Stoneleigh Park, Stoneleigh

Get your motor running with the help of the The Restoration Show and Great British Autojumble, held at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, on Sunday 27th October 2019. It doesn’t matter if you’re about to start a restoration, looking for your next vehicle to restore or are in the final stages, you’ll find an amazing array of parts, spares and some good honest down-to-earth advice from the experts to get your project underway or completed.


November 2019

November

28

National Sales Conference 2019 - 28th November 201

Thursday, Thursday, November 28, 2019
Ricoh Arena, Coventry

Now in its sixth year, the sell-out National Sales Conference (NSC19) is universally regarded as the UK's leading sales event amongst C-level sales orientated professionals. NSC19 offers you the opportunity to be empowered and inspired by key presentations from some of the world’s leading internationally renowned leadership and motivational speakers.


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