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Celebrating Shakespeare Festival: Much Ado About Bingo

Theatre Square, Nottingham, NG1 5ND
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Friday 23 February 2020 | 10:45pm

Theatre Royal

Ticket price: £13.50

This event will take place at the Theatre Royal Dress Circle bar
Age Guidance: 15+

Prepare watch the sparks fly as Boogaloo Stu's crimplene-clad comedy character Derek Daniels and the polyester queen Lorraine Bowen join forces for this hilarious show.

Play along with the silly and slightly Shakespearean game of 1970s musical bingo, ticking off all the song titles as Derek sings medleys 70s classics, accompanied by his old showbiz sidekick Ronnie Hazelnut tickling the ivories; and check your bingo card for quotes as Derek casually drops Shakespeare into his comical reminiscence of his first date with his long-suffering wife, Beverley. Get a full house, and claim your prize from the gift hamper – Butterscotch Angel Delight, Fray Bentos Steak & Kidney Pie or a Finger of Fudge – there will be all manner of goodies on offer!

Derek is also joined onstage by his very special guest Lorraine Bowen, the delightfully eccentric 'Crumble Lady' from Britain's Got Talent, showcasing her catchy melodies and polyester fashions.

Together, Derek and Lorraine are a match made in synthetic heaven – and you are encouraged to join the party in your finest 70s attire.

Part of the Celebrating Shakespeare Festival, please scroll down to see more events.

Opening Times

Much Ado About Bingo (28 Feb 2020)
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Friday22:45 - 23:45

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