Christmas All Wrapped Up At The Atkinson December 14th, 2015 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments With unique gifts, special events and a festive feast in the Bakery, we have Christmas all wrapped up this year at The Atkinson! Download the brochure here. Sefton Open Saturday 28 November – Saturday 19 December The Sefton Open is a celebration of Sefton’s creativity and a fantastic chance to discover the wealth of artistic talent within the region. Free admission. Image: Motion by Paul Kelly The Albion Christmas Band Friday 11 December, 7.30pm Featuring the combined talents of Simon Nicol (Fairport Convention), Kellie While (Albion Band) Simon Care (Edward II) and the Guvnor himself, Ashley Hutchings, this show takes you on a guided tour through the Christmas customs of Britain.Listen here. Tickets: £18 / £16 concessions + booking fee Santa’s Christmas Cracker Saturday 12 December, 2.30pm Join the adventures of Dotty the Elf and Pompom the Penguin in a festive, interactive, song-filled visit to Santa’s home, that helps them discover the meaning of Christmas, with the chance to meet Santa & get a treat (one present per child)!Ages 2 – 7 Tickets: £8 / £6.50 child / £25 family ticket Bolshoi Ballet The Nutcracker (Encore) Sunday 13 December, 3pm On Christmas Eve, Marie is given a wooden nutcracker as a gift. When the clock strikes midnight, the nutcracker transforms into a prince and saves Marie from the Mouse King and his army. Please note this is a recorded screening. Tickets: £10 + booking fee The Young’uns – ‘We Three Sings’ Sunday 13 December, 8pm The Young’uns are a force of nature on stage. Their irrepressible humour, infectious love for harmony singing, passion for storytelling and commitment to maintaining the tradition of social commentary have quickly made them one of the most sought after acts on the English folk scene with the rare ability to make audiences laugh and cry in equal measure. Listen here. Tickets: £12 + booking fee The Tommy Cooper Show Friday 18 December, 7.30pm The show comes with a fabulous supporting cast, and all of your favourite jokes. Between the story, the gags and the magic, and Daniel Taylor’s incredible portrayal of show business legend Tommy Cooper, this promises to be a very special show. This is the perfect Christmas party for all of the comedy lovers in the office, enjoy a pre-show festive feast with 2 courses costing just £10.95 and 3 courses at £12.95 (available to purchase soon)! Tickets: £14 / £12 concessions / £10 for groups of 10 plus + booking fee Z-Artz Snow Queen Saturday 19 December, 2.30pm Written and produced for a contemporary audience, The Snow Queen tells the magical story of Gerda who sets out on a journey to find her best friend who has been taken by the Snow Queen. Blending live action with film, puppetry and digital storytelling, The Snow Queen provides a modern twist on a classic fairy-tale. Ages 7+ Watch here. Tickets: £8 / £6 child / £24 family ticket + booking fee Santa’s Little Helper Sunday 2o December, 2.30pm This delightful new show comes to life with an irresistible blend of music, puppetry and high energy storytelling. With lots of laughs, sing-along songs, this is the perfect treat for Christmas. Oh, and the chance to meet Santa! Ages 3 – 7 Tickets: £8 / £6 child / £24 family ticket + booking fee Snowman (U) Monday 21 December, 2.30pm Join us for the classic animated magical adventure where a young boy and his snowman go to the North Pole to meet Santa Claus. All ages Watch here. Tickets: £2 + booking fee National Theatre Live Jane Eyre (Encore, 12a) Tuesday 22 December, 7pm Almost 170 years on, Charlotte Brontë’s story of the trailblazing Jane is as inspiring as ever. This bold and dynamic production uncovers one woman’s fight for freedom and fulfilment on her own terms. Watch here. Tickets: £10 + booking fee Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to email@example.com – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!