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Top events happening in Hull & East Yorkshire this week

There’s a huge week of events ahead of us, with everything from comedy to music! Christmas comes early with Elf The Musical at Hull New Theatre this week, whilst Hull Truck Theatre are heating things up with Sunny Side Up. Following up with live shows from the hilarious Chris Ramsey and beloved music from Tim Minchin.

We’ve also got amazing events from our local regulars with live music at O’Rileys, Dive and Polar Bear, as well as a special club night at The Welly! Check ’em out…

Related: Spectacular Firework Displays Happening Across Hull this Bonfire Night

Elf The Musical

2 – 6 November @ Hull New Theatre

Buddy the Elf in front of Elf logo

Based on the hit movie starring Will Farrell, this spectacular heart-warming story follows the fortunes of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. The would-be elf is raised unaware that he is actually a human, until his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth.

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Chris Ramsey

6 November @ Hull New Theatre 

Critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey returns to Hull as part of his biggest stand-up tour yet. Having filled venues across the country including The Newcastle Metro Arena (twice) don’t miss your chance to catch him live on stage while you can.

More Info here>>>

Sunny side up

1 – 6 November @ Hull Truck Theatre

Sunny Side Up! — John Godber Company

Sunny Side Up! is the hilarious and moving account of a struggling Yorkshire coast B&B and the people who run it. Join proprietors Barney, Cath and Tina as they share their stories of awkward clients, snooty relatives and eggs over easy in this seaside rollercoaster which digs into what our staycations are all about.

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Bullet For My Valentine

2 November @ Bonus Arena

Bullet For My Valentine

Since Bullet For My Valentine formed in 1998, the Welsh metallers have become one of the biggest bands in metal, selling over 3 million albums worldwide and scoring three gold albums, as well as defining British metalcore with their now classic debut, The Poison. Brand new album, the self-titled Bullet For My Valentine follows the success of their last album, 2018’s Gravity, which saw the metal juggernauts play their biggest shows to date.

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Tim Minchin

3 November @ Bonus Arena

Tim Minchin

Since his return to stage Tim starred in the ABC comedy series Squinters and appeared as Friar Tuck in the Hollywood release of Robin Hood. He also starred in UPRIGHT, the award winning eight-part drama series which he co-wrote with The Chaser’s Chris Taylor, actor-writers Leon Ford and Kate Mulvaney, and co-produced with Lingo Pictures for Foxtel and Sky UK.

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Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love – A Meat Loaf Story

6 November @ Bonus Arena

Steve Steinman's Anything For Love – The Meat Loaf Story

Amongst her many achievements Lorraine can also be credited for her amazing vocals on the hit No 1 album Bat Out Of Hell II – Back Into Hell. Lorraine is well known for her live performances where many superstars, including Bonnie Tyler, have joined her on stage. The show will have you up on your feet dancing and singing out loud to some of Meat Loaf’s greatest hits including – Anything For Love – Bat Out Of Hell – Paradise By The Dashboard Light – Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth – Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad – Dead Ringer For Love and many, many more.

More info here>>>

Rick Astly

7 November @ Bonus Arena

Rick Astley

He’s never gonna give you up! Support from KT Tunstall.

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The Clash Tribute

6 November @ O’Rileys 

Recreating the explosive energy of The Clash, Combat Clash play all the hits and many of the tracks from the first 4 albums. NO backing tracks, just raw punk rock’n’roll. Rock O’Rileys!

More info here>>>

Led Zeppelina

7 November @ O’Rileys 

We do like to see some great bands at O’Rileys & this Sunday night special gig features Led Zeppelina, a female fronted tribute to Led Zeppelin plus support from a new band, Temperance Hall who feature a real friend of the venue in Ollie Smith.

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The Sesh

2 November @ Polar Bear 

The return of Grimsby’s prodigal son’s Mint! Previous Introducing headliners at Humber Street Sesh, having changed to a much louder sound, we’re delighted to have em return to the weekly night. A new project from Bonnie Milnes, a unique voice from the city of York. A fantastic talent with a new lineup.

More info here >>>

Club Tropicana

6 November @ The Welly Club 

Club Tropicana 80s night presents: WHAMTASTIC! A Wham! & George Michael Special. Come and celebrate one of the greatest 80s bands for one night only. Every 3rd song will be a Wham! or a George Michael song from 10pm until 3am plus all of the usual 80s classics.

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Girl Afraid

4 November @ Dive

The rawness of nostalgic early noughties indie is brought back to life by Girl Afraid with lovestruck lyrics and jangly guitars. 

More info here>>>

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