WHAT'S ON AT THE STABLES

The Stables, Stockwell Lane, Wavendon, Milton Keynes 

 





Kathy Mattea
Supported by Roseanne Reid
Tuesday 29 January, 8pm
Tickets: £22.50
Hailed by The Washington Post as “one of Nashville’s finest song interpreters”, Kathy Mattea has enjoyed the kind of success many artists only dream of: two Grammy wins, four
CMA awards, four number one country singles and five gold albums. When Kathy entered her 50s she found find her voice changing, threatening to end her career. But she dug in with a vocal coach, re-committed to her music and emerged with the most poignant album of her career, Pretty Bird, released in Sept 2018.

 

Judy Collins: A Sondheim & Hits Show
Wednesday 30 January, 8pm
Tickets: £25.00
Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism and steely determination of a generation united against social and environmental injustices. Five decades later, her luminescent presence shines as brightly as ever.

 

Andrew Doyle: Friendly Fire
Wednesday 30 January, 8.45pm - Stage 2
Tickets: £11.00
Andrew Doyle is one of the
UK’s foremost political satirists. Friendly Fire is his seventh solo stand-up show. He is co-writer of internet sensation Jonathan Pie and has collaborated with Pie creator Tom Walker on numerous viral videos. Their response to Donald Trump’s election has been viewed online more than 150 million times and a more recent piece was described by Ricky Gervais as “one of the most perfect (and important) pieces of comedy I’ve ever seen.” (May contain strong language and adult material; suitable for 16+.)

Carl Hutchinson: I Know I Shouldn't Behave Like This...
Thursday 31 January, 8pm
Tickets: £15.00
As seen on Comedy Central’s Stand Up Central and The Chris Ramsey Show, and following a sold-out 2017 tour, Geordie comedian Carl Hutchinson is back with a brand-new show. From buying a house to having kids, Carl takes his unique adolescent approach to grown-up issues. (May contain strong language and adult material; suitable for 16+.)

 

Sound of the Sirens
Thursday 31 January, 8.45pm - Stage 2
Tickets: £12.00

Exeter-based duo Abbe Martin and Hannah Wood dovetailed beautifully on their debut album, For All Our Sins, a beguiling acoustic pop collection replete with lyrical sensibility. They’ve already been championed by Chris Evans – who declared himself “blown away” when he heard he girls for the first time, and subsequently invited them to perform alongside U2 and Take That on TFI Friday last year. Their live shows combine a natural facility for connecting with their audiences and unforgettable performances predicated on energy, warmth, humour and, above all, real conviction. 




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MATTHEW BOURNE’S SWAN LAKE
TUE 29 JAN –
SAT 2 FEB

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake returns with a fresh look for the 21st century. Thrilling, audacious, witty and emotive, this Swan Lake is perhaps still best known for replacing the female corps-de-ballet with a menacing male ensemble, which shattered conventions, turned tradition upside down and took the dance world by storm.

February 2019

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW
MON 4 FEB TO
SAT 9 FEB

Brad and his fiancée Janet, two squeaky clean college kids who meet Dr Frank’n’Furter by chance when their car breaks down outside his house whilst on their way to visit their favourite college professor. It’s an adventure they’ll never forget, with fun, frolics, frocks and frivolity, bursting with timeless songs and outrageous outfits. Joanne Clifton, Ben Adams and Dom Joly star in the show.

TRUST FAST HEALTH WITH DOCTOR MICHAEL MOSELEY
MON 11 FEB

Dr Michael Mosley has changed tens of thousands of lives with his award-winning programmes and international bestselling books. In this informative and entertaining live show, MICHAEL MOSLEY, the man behind the iconic 5:2 Diet, will explode common health myths and offer fascinating insights into the workings of the human body. He will take you on the unconventional journey that he himself has travelled, from swallowing tape worm to uncovering revolutionary new ways to lose weight, get fit and reduce stress.

COLLABRO
TUES 12 FEB

Collabro are the world’s most successful Musical Theatre group. In 2014 they met for their first rehearsal above a pub in London and just a month later went on to rouse the whole of Hammersmith Apollo into a standing ovation during their first ever public performance of ‘Stars’ for the Britain’s Got Talent judges. They went on to win the competition.

ANTON & ERIN – DANCE THOSE MAGICAL MUSICALS
WED 13 FEB

Join the nation’s favourite ballroom couple in their new, show-stopping dance production. The world of Ballroom meets Musical Theatre with stunning costumes and breath-taking choreography set to iconic theatrical favourites including The Phantom of the Opera, Mary Poppins and Cabaret.

DAVE GORMAN
THURS 14 FEB

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 showWith Great PowerPoint Comes Great ResponsibilityPoint.

PAUL CARRACK
FRI 15 FEB

Paul Carrack, one of the most revered voices in music and a figurehead of soulful pop for decades, will return to the delight his legions of admirers with the new album.

 

YAMATO DRUMMERS
SAT 16 FEB

Following their hugely successful tour in 2017, the Yamato Drummers are back in the UK by popular demand. Their acclaimed performances of Japanese Taiko drumming and music have captivated audiences of over 7 million people in 54 countries across the globe. In a brand new show, the drummers challenge and push themselves to their absolute limits. Yamato will leave audiences exhilarated by this visually spectacular, high-energy and explosive show.

THE SENSATIONAL 60S EXPERIENCE
SUN 17 FEB

With a brand new production for 2018, six legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten. With the definite feel-good factor, this is must see 60’s show for 2018. Starring Mike Pender (Original voice of The Searchers), Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Dakotas and The Fourmost. 


ELKIE BROOKS
SUN 24 FEB

One of the most successful and popular singers the UK has ever produced. Now in the 5th decade of her career, she is still proving to be one of the most powerful and versatile vocal talents of our generation.  With numerous hit singles, million selling albums and awards, her annual tours are treat for fans old and new.

TRIAL BY LAUGHTER
MON 25 FEB TO
SAT 2 MAR

In 1817 bookseller, publisher and satirist William Hone stood trial for parodying religion, the despotic government and the libidinous monarchy. The only crime he had committed was to be funny. In 2018, the satirists Ian Hislop and Nick Newman rediscover this forgotten hero of free speech and ask if just over two hundred years later our press has any greater freedom.






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