Entertainment

2022

 

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What's on at The Eric Morecambe Centre
November/December 2022


We have a jam packed programme of live entertainment to offer you here at the Eric Morecambe Centre this autumn. From comedy and live music to dance - there is certainly something for everyone!


Our function rooms are also busy with local Groups including Monkey Music and The Dance Studio, plus our Frazzled Cafe is ready to welcome you with open arms too, should you need a friendly ear over a cuppa.  Read on for more info!

If you are a local group wanting to use our facilities please do get in touch by emailing functions@1life.co.uk and we would be delighted to help!

 

Other Groups, Classes & Community Events.......

Salsa! Wednesdays 7:30pm


Classes every Wed eve followed by freestyle practice dancing from 9:00 pm. Monthly subscription of £40.


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Zumba (Term time only) every Friday (from 9th Sep)

9.30am - 10.30am

Zumba Gold 10.45am - 11.45am


Our wonderful Zumba instructor Andrea  says - "I absolutely love teaching Zumba classes. Every class feels like a party! I am currently licensed to teach Zumba, Zumba® Toning, Zumba Gold®, Zumba® Step. 


Don't hesitate to call me on 07816916756 for more info.

Hurst Children's Theatre

Friday's 4-8:00pm


Weekly drama classes for children ages 3-18 offering a combination of singing, acting and dance and each class works towards a production at the end of every term, in a real live theatre, with a real live audience!


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Monkey Music

Tues, Wed, Fri - various class times


Award-winning classes for babies & young children that are both fun and educational! Our progressive curriculum is delivered by highly trained professionals supported by a fantastic quality instrument kit for all to use.


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Monkey Music

Tues, Wed, Fri - various class times


Award-winning classes for babies & young children that are both fun and educational! Our progressive curriculum is delivered by highly trained professionals supported by a fantastic quality instrument kit for all to use.


BOOK NOW

Arts on Prescription - Wednesdays from September


9 week course in different art forms for people with mild to moderate mental health issues.


Referrals have been made from local GPs, Support Workers and charities such as Mind in Mid Herts and Citizens Advice.


Working with the St Albans Arts Team (SAASH) and in conjunction with the St Albans City and District Council and a wider range of  other organisations, the aim of the programme within the facilities has been and will continue to be, to make a difference to people’s lives ensuring accessibility for all.



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MamaBabyBliss – Thurs 09:30 – 10:30, Postnatal Yoga with Baby classes


Award winning, expert-led classes to support you and your baby, from pregnancy- - age 3.


This 6 week course uses a combination of gentle postnatal yoga exercises with relaxation, mindfulness, and destressing techniques to enjoy with your little one.


Baby Yoga also coming soon.


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PANTO! CINDERELLA


From the team behind last year’s Aladdin comes this year’s hilarious pantomime CINDERELLA at The Eric Morecambe Centre.


CINDERELLA tells the story of a girl who dreams to escape her life as a servant, being bossed around all day by her wicked step sisters. Her best friend Buttons and her Fairy Godmother will make her dreams come true in this enchanting fairytale, as a dashing Prince and his best friend Dandini hold their annual ball at the palace.


Will they find their happy ever after?



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Petty Criminals – The UK’s No. 1 Tribute to Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Friday 18 November 7:30pm


Petty Criminals bring you an evening of classic rock in the shape of an iconic American band: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers. The “Criminals” dig deep into the life, the music and the incredible influence of the man.


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The Beat Goes On

Saturday 26th November




On November 26th, this Variety Show that showcases a range of talent, will be raising money for Cancer Research UK and Music for my Mind (dementia). A mix of adults, children, professionals and amateurs will be performing, all helping to raise as much money as possible.


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Fisherman’s Friends

Saturday 3rd December


They have nine albums to their name, two feature films, a stage musical, a book, a TV documentary, they’ve played for royalty and to tens of thousands of fans in sell-out tours year in year out… No, it’s not The Beatles, it’s not Slade, Take That or One Direction – it’s The Fisherman’s Friends!



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Fisherman’s Friends

Saturday 3rd December


They have nine albums to their name, two feature films, a stage musical, a book, a TV documentary, they’ve played for royalty and to tens of thousands of fans in sell-out tours year in year out… No, it’s not The Beatles, it’s not Slade, Take That or One Direction – it’s The Fisherman’s Friends!



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Nov 10. Panto stars pay a fleeting visit to Harpenden ahead of Cinderella at the EMC Dec, 10 - 30.

Getting fit at the Leisure Centre to the surprise of members working out.

Darren from Polkadot Pantomines who have created and produced the pantomine said; After the success of Aladdin last year we wanted to bring another all singing and dancing spectacular to entertain Harpenden families. Cinderella is a classic and today’s visit was part of the process to excite everyone ahead of the opeening night on

Dec.10.