15 Nov - 09 Dec2023
“A Northern Soul Show Inspired By Wigan’s Casino, Community & Clubland” taking place at 4 different social clubs in Wigan & Leigh.
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Hindley: 15th Nov – 18th Nov
Higher Folds: 22nd Nov – 25th Nov
Leigh: 29th Nov – 2nd Dec
Worsley Mesnes: 6th Dec – 9th Dec
Award-winning, great night-out specialists Not Too Tame invite you to their new production THE SOCIAL. The company that brought ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at Shakespeare North Playhouse’ and sell-out tours of CINDERELLA and EARLY DOORS, returns with a show that celebrates all things community, clubland and Wigan Casino’s Northern Soul. The Social uses Northern Soul (“the dance movement that refused to die”) as a highly charged vehicle to tell the stories of Wigan’s community those who will forever ‘KEEP THE FAITH’. This heartwarming show doffs its cap to the challenges of the last few years and looks at what we need to do to push on to a better future. So get your glad rags on for a dance floor full of fun, fancy footwork and family feuds. It’s an immersive, site-specific show in a real local boozer.
The cast includes the incredible Sally Molloy, who was crowned World Northern Soul Dance Champion in 2022 so audiences can expect authentic dancing and music to get lost in. Sally has an ever-growing fan base across social media and has appeared on Craig Charles’ Funk and Soul show with her singing. Sally’s unique story of winning the title will be told in the show. We will be holding open auditions across the region in order to recruit the final roles for the production.
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐⭐️ “️️️Not Too Tame have fulfilled their remit as ‘great night out specialists” – Northern Soul (A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM)
Event Start: 7:30pm
Event Finish: 9:00pm*
*The bar will stay open after the show has finished and you are welcome to stay. On Saturday performances, there will be a Northern Soul DJ after the show.
There is no interval. You are welcome to get up during the show to use the facilities.
Unreserved Seating – Seats are unreserved, and you will need to choose your seat as you enter the venue. If you wish to sit together with people you have arrived with, we recommend arriving at doors open time to choose consecutive seats although we do not guarantee this is possible. Ushers may also ask you to move or condense your group to free up seating for other audience members to be seated.
This show is suitable for ages 14+. There are references to drug use, swearing and loud music.
Original production commissioned by DerbyCAN.
Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England
Promoter: Not Too Tame & Down To Earth
Performance Time: 19:30
Age Suitability & Warning: Various times available
Accessibility: Find out more >
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