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Music, Sun 4 Jun 2017

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The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Contact

The Marlowe Theatre Box Office

01227 787787

Address

The Friars,
Canterbury,
CT1 2AS

Events at this Venue

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Tue 21 - Sat 25 Mar National Theatre Connections
Mon 20 - Sat 25 Mar The Commitments
Sun 26 Mar Count Arthur Strong: The Sound Of Mucus
Sun 26 Mar Damian O'Kane Trio & Daoirí Farrell
Mon 27 Mar - Sat 1 Apr Out Of Order
Thu 30 Mar Oyster Boy

Details

A live show with music from the album Piano Portraits.

Initially inspired by the unprecedented reaction to his performance of David Bowie’s Life On Mars on BBC Radio 2 in early 2016, Piano Portraits features instrumental versions of hits Rick originally performed on (Space Oddity, Morning Has Broken and Wondrous Stories) as well as music specifically chosen for their wonderful melodies, including Stairway To Heaven, Help and Eleanor Rigby. He also added a selection of some of his favourite classical pieces (Berceuse, Clair de Lune and Swan Lake).

During his show, Rick will be performing much of the music from Piano Portraits as well as other popular choices from his piano show repertoire all interspersed, of course, with ludicrous and hilarious anecdotes about his rather colourful life, all told in his own inimitable fashion as a now well established raconteur!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 4 Jun 2017 19:30
Location: Main Auditorium.

Prices

TICKETS (bkg fees apply*)
Premier Seats: £30
£27.50

*Booking Fees Apply. By phone & in person: £1 per ticket booking fee. Online: 75p per ticket booking fee. The Marlowe Friends: 75p per ticket booking fee (by phone, in person & online). The maximum fee you will be charged when booking by phone or in person is £8. Booking fees are unlimited online.

An extra charge of £1 applies if you would also like your tickets posted. Marlowe Friends do not pay a postage charge. There is no booking fee made for group bookings of 15 tickets or more or customers with access needs, when booking by phone or in person.

Directions

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Map reference: TR 148580  Lat: 51.28093 Long: 1.07872

Centre of Canterbury, nearest car park is Pound Lane. Disabled parking on forecourt.

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Canterbury West station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups