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The 1940'S 'BLITZ' VARIETY SHOW
Celebrate St. George's Day (England's national day).
Songs, comedy & impressions of stars of the era. Authentic recordings of Chamberlain & Churchill plus special sound effects.
A costumed show re-creates some of the sights and sounds of the 1940's including; the announcement of war, air raids, Churchill speeches.
Listen to some of the nostalgic patriotic songs "Land of Hope & Glory", "There'll Always Be an England."
A little comedy, songs & impressions of some of the stars including Gracie Fields, Vera Lynne, George Formby, Flanagan & Allen, Ann Zeigler & Webster Booth.
The show is around 2 hours long. It is a feast of top quality entertainment performed by top professional acts from stage and TV.
Come and re-live an important time in this country's history. Join in the singing, take pride in your nationality, be proud to be English, dig out your old uniform, get your gas mask out, and put curlers in under your headscarf and dig out your old trilby. You'll laugh, you'll sing, you might even shed a tear.
The Barnsley East Dene WMC, 111 Doncaster Road, S70 1UD.