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Compiled by Dave Massey twitter.com/BrumHour
Season Preview: Wolverhampton Grand, Autumn and Winter 2021/2022
After more than 400 days regular theatre has returned to Wolverhampton’s Grand Theatre with it stunning auditorium and friendly staff split across three levels.
School of Rock (22nd to 25th September)
The musical of the film is the first touring production of the new season to arrive at Wolverhampton Grand which itself is on its first UK and Ireland Tour.
Book here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/school-of-rock
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie (5th to 9th October)
The West End hit theatre musical, based on a BBC Three true life documentary, follows Jamie as he explores who he is and how glitter and heels might feature in his future, whilst he deals with being at school.
Hairspray (19th to 23rd October)
A 1960s Baltimore tv station becomes the focus of racial tension and acceptance with this big show with even bigger hair starting Brenda Edwards and Norman Pace.
Book here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/hairspray
Chicago (25th to 30th October)
A star studded cast arrive at The Grand to tell the story of dodgy days of the world of Chicago.
Book here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/chicago-2
Groan Ups (8th to 13th November)
Mischief Theatre sets off with its next show following on from The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy about a Bank Robbery, expect perspective jokes about how children see things and giant furniture.
Tickets here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/groan-ups
Cinderella (4th December to 9th January 2022)
The Staffordshire born dancing brothers of Strictly and Dancing with the Stars are joined Denise Pearson for this family panto.
Book here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/cinderella
Bring it on (CANCELLED)
Wolverhampton Grand’s website says:
Amber Davies and Louis Smith are ready to BRING IT ON as the smash hit Broadway Musical back flips into the UK.
Inspired by the film of the same name, Bring It On The Musical takes you on a high-flying, energy fuelled journey which tackles friendship, jealousy, betrayal and forgiveness – wrapped up in explosive choreography and tricks.
This production has been cancelled. Find out more at bringitonthemusicaluk.com
SIX The Musical (1st to 5th February 2022)
The 80-minute historical pop concert arrives back on its second UK tour at Wolverhampton Grand.
Book here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/six-the-musical
Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever (12th and 13th February 2022)
Join Peppa and her family for a live adventure on her best day ever!
Tickets here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/peppa-pigs-best-day-ever
Gangsta Granny (23rd to 26th February 2022)
What would you do if you discovered your granny had a secret life as a thrill seeking thief? That’s exactly what David Walliams considered with the original book of this fun story.
Book here: grandtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/gangsta-granny