The Lost Voices of Morecambe Winter Gardens

Opening at 7.30pm on Thursday, August 12, The Lost Voices of Morecambe Winter Gardens is an award-winning play by Alison Armstrong, celebrating theatrical heritage and the Morecambe Winter Gardens in particular.

Thursday, 15th July 2021, 12:30 pm

Complete with Soundscape and Imagescape the play presents an immersive experience of real and fictionalised events in the life of the theatre.

It is a play of voices of characters who might have worked and performed there.

A celebration of cleaners and usherettes, musical elephants, boxers and fortune tellers, trapeze artists and more.

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The Winter Gardens, Morecambe. Photo by Neil Cross.

The characters gossip and bicker as their memories come alive.

Alongside the voices it incorporates a soundscape and images/short film clips from Morecambe and Morecambe Winter Gardens I

It is a celebration of history and voices.

Maggie Wignall, Helen Dickinson, David Findlay, Melanie Murphy, June Metcalfe and Matt Panesh will perform as the narrators and voices.

Alongside the voices, it incorporates a soundscape and images/short film clips from Morecambe and Morecambe Winter Gardens.

Shows at the Winter Gardens are on: Thursday, August 12, 7.30pm (Preview £5 NHS/care workers); Friday, August 13, 7.30pm; Saturday, August 14, 2.30pm and 7.30pm tickets £10/£6.

Visit https://www.skiddle.com or here to book tickets online.