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Starring Steven Houghton, Ken Kercheval, Wendi Peters and Claire Sweeney

Irving Berlin's White Christmas

The Christmas musical you've been dreaming of is back for 2012!

Fri 30 November - Sat 5 January

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White Christmas

The reviews are in:

'The icing on the Christmas cake' What's on Stage

'Everything to spark the festive spirit' Manchester Theatre Awards

'Lavish Hollywood-style musical glamour' Public Reviews

 'Sure to warm the hearts of theatregoers this winter' Bolton News

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You can view a clip of the launch video at The Chill Factore with Smooth Radio here

This spectacular stage musical of Bing Crosby’s classic 1954 movie is brimming with classic Irving Berlin hits like Blue Skies, How Deep is the Ocean?, Happy Holiday, Sisters and of course the unforgettable title song White Christmas.

Steven Houghton (Coronation Street, London's Burning) will play Bob Wallace, with Dallas star Ken Kercheval taking the role of General Waverly.

Two phenomenal actresses, Claire Sweeney and Wendi Peters, will take on the roles of Betty Haynes and Martha Watson.

With an ensemble of over 30 incredible performers and a dynamic 17-piece orchestra, this multi-million pound production is full of tap dancing, lavish sets, beautiful costumes, lots of laughter and some of the greatest songs ever written.

So make Christmas 2012 the one you’ve been dreaming of with Irving Berlin’s White Christmas that promises to be a merry and bright theatrical experience for everyone.

‘A big, glittery greeting card of a show.’ The Times

‘A festive treat, with sumptuous production values to dazzle your senses.’ Metro

'Feel-good hit, absolutely worth the ticket price!' Manchester Evening News

'White Christmas has already become something of a tradition on Broadway and, on this showing, there seems to be little stopping it becoming an institution on this side of the pond too.' Lancashire Evening Post

'Everything about it is on a grand scale, not least the set designs. There are more scene changes here than there are snowflakes' Lancashire Evening Post

'Amazing scenery, wonderful costumes and magical singing and dancing. Standing ovations are guaranteed.' Wigan Observer

The show will go on this Christmas and New Year! Please check Your Visit for the most up-to-date information and opening times.

Access Information

Signed performance by Tony Redshawe 
Thu 6 December 7.30pm. 
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Captioned performance by Stagetext 
Wed 2 January at 7.30pm. 
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Audio Described by Anne Hornsby 
Thu 3 January 7.30pm. 
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Wed 5th Dec v CFR Cluj - Kick Off 7:45pm
Sat 15th Dec v Sunderland - Kick Off 3pm
Sat 29th Dec v WBA - Kick Off 3pm

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