(Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, Jul 6)

An OUTSTANDING musical production which brings to the stage the incredible and compelling story of the ‘King of Rock and Roll’, Elvis Presley.

With a top line-up of actor-musicians, stunning authentic costumes and nostalgic film footage, this glittering production charts the musical and emotional highs and lows of Elvis’ great career.

It takes in his amazing journey from poor truck-driving teenager, through the army, Hollywood and finally the legendary Las Vegas concerts.

This energetic show is a complete theatrical experience, transporting the audience on a musical and emotional journey they will never forget.

The Elvis Years features the highs and lows of Elvis’ life – including his first legendary Sun session, the Grand Ole Opry and Louisiana Hayride shows, the death of his beloved mother, his time in the army, the Hollywood movie years, the ‘68 Comeback Special, and the incomparable Las Vegas concerts.

n Tickets cost £22.50, with £2 off for concessions and friends of Theatre Severn can get 10 per cent off.

The performance starts at 7.30pm and for more, head to or call 01743 281 281.


(Crewe Lyceum, July 11)

This stunning Irish spectacular that is Rhythm of the Dance, a fully live show that celebrates Irish culture through music and dance, featuring world champion dancers, a traditional Irish band, singers, a most gifted cast who have been wowing audiences all over the world since 1999.

Internationally rated as one of the most popular and successful Irish Step Dance shows on tour, by critics, audiences, and millions of fans around the world.

For more, head to

n Tickets cost £26.50 and £25 for concessions and groups of eight plus is £20 per person. Call 01270 368 242 for more details.


(Theatr Clywd, Mold, Jul 7)

Life is a musical journey through the seven ages of life told by the 13-18 groups from all four local schools. Featuring music as diverse as ‘When I’m Sixty-Four’ by The Beatles to ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ by Nirvana and musical theatre selections from shows such as Evita and Matilda this will be a cabaret style performance to showcase the talents of these young performers.

n Tickets are £10 – call 01352 701521.