February Events
Start Date Event Description Category Start time
Sat 1 The Straits The sound of Dire Straits at The Forum Tickets £25. This band was formed by two former Dire Straits members. A great sound for fans and people who just enjoy good music and a great night out. The Forum, Duke St, Barrow-in-Furness La14 1HH 01229 820000 www.theforumbarrow.co.uk Arts&Ents 19:30
Fri 7 Let's Hang On The sound of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons at The Forum. Even Frankie himself has applauded this tribute band. Tickets £20. A great sound for fans and people who just enjoy good music and a great night out. The Forum, Duke St, Barrow-in-Furness La14 1HH 01229 820000 www.theforumbarrow.co.uk Arts&Ents 19:30
Fri 7 Rob Newman: New Theory of Evolution A very clever man with a sharp, intelligent wit, lauded by The Sunday Times makes the point that cooperation, not competition is king in the evolution of species. Academic up-to-the-minute argument and passion (and funny with it) Beggar's Theatre, Market Square, Millom, LA18 4HZ Tickets: £12.50 01229 775677 www.beggarstheatre.co.uk Great chance to see this in Cumbria Arts&Ents 20:00
Sun 9 Ed Byrne - Roaring Forties Yes, the 'miserable git' has hit his 40s and shares his angst at The Forum. Tickets £22.50. The Forum, Duke St, Barrow-in-Furness La14 1HH 01229 820000 www.theforumbarrow.co.uk Arts&Ents 20:00
Sat 15 Piano Recital Jinah Shim, Programme includes Bach, Beethoven, Schubert and Chopin. Tickets nb includes glass of wine, please pre-book (essential) as these concerts are justifiably popular. £15 The Brantwood Trust, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AD, enquiries@brantwood.org.uk, Telephone: 015394 41396 www.brantwood.org.uk Pre-concert evening meal can be reserved at Jumping Jenny restaurant. Tel. 015394 41715 Arts&Ents 19:00
Sat 15 Matt Richardson The 'Hometown Hero' comes to a seaside town which is full of them. Host of ITV2's The Xtra Factor, he is touring with his stand-up routine. At The Forum, Duke St, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 1HH. Tickets £16.50 Book online www.theforumbarrow.co.uk or box office 01229 820000 Arts&Ents 20:00
Sat 22 The School A WitTank production lampooning everything that's comical about schools in a relentlessly silly onslaught of comic genius. Beggar's Theatre, Market Square, Millom, LA18 4HZ Tickets: £12 01229 775677 www.beggarstheatre.co.uk. Insider tip: It's in half-term; take your teacher Arts&Ents 20:00
Sat 22 The Meat Loaf Story The 'other Meat Loaf of 'Stars in their Eyes' fame thrills tonight at The Forum Tickets £20. A great sound for fans and people who just enjoy good music and a great night out. The Forum, Duke St, Barrow-in-Furness La14 1HH 01229 820000 www.theforumbarrow.co.uk/event Arts&Ents 19:30