Welcome to The Sands Centre…and our biggest spring / summer programme ever! Whether your family enjoys rock, pop, musicals, symphony orchestras, panto or other children’s show, we’ve got something for everyone this spring and summer. No less than FOUR West End shows visit Carlisle this season, starting with the return of the iconic Blood Brothers this Easter. Visiting Cumbria for the first time, we are delighted to be welcoming the sensational Flashdance, starring ‘Strictly’s’ Joanna Clifton and A1’s Ben Adams. Our third offering is the brilliant Glam Rock musical 20th Century Boy a must see for any Marc Bolan fan. Our fourth musical is the stunning, muti-award winning masterpiece, Cilla The Musical which visits for one week only this September. Other highlights include Jason Manford, Sarah Millican, The Proclaimers, Beauty and the Beast and Jane McDonald… The stars will certainly shining brightly over Carlisle throughout our coming season! You may like to consider joining our Best of Friends Scheme, which gives you exclusive discounts and access to presales and the best seats on many of our shows and events. More details below. Thank you for supporting The Sands, I look forward to welcoming you to one of our shows very soon! Jonathan Higgins, Arts & Events Manager Best of Friends Join our loyalty scheme for only £25 per year and save money on your tickets. • Discount of 15% on tickets for shows* • Receive our E-Newsletter with information when forthcoming productions go on sale (email address required) • Priority booking for certain shows (email address required) Look out for the icon in this guide which indicates that a show has a 'Best of Friends' discount. *Not every show is included in the scheme. Contact the Box Office on 01228 633766 to apply or call in person (not available online). 3 thesandscentre.co.uk Search - 'Sands Centre' We’ve made booking for your large parties even easier, with discounts on selected events. GROUP BOOKING LINE 01228 633761 Contact us to subscribe to our group bookers newsletter. Schools - please email arts.events@gll.org or call 01228 633761 to discuss your specific requirements. The More the Merrier!