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THE CINEMA NOW OPENS ITS DOORS
EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT...plus
Wednesday afternoon Matinee performances with FREE TEA & BISCUITS....Kids matinees at the weekend...
Box Office Hotline 12noon to 10pm daily on 07778 025490.
Remember....Book early to avoid disappointment.
Our next live show is:
Saturday April 29th 2017, 7.00 for 7.30pm
D'ukes Ukulele Band
For the first time at the Empire...
D’Ukes are a very entertaining 6-piece electric ukulele covers band. Formed in Chelmsford in 2009, D’Ukes emerged from a regular ukulele pub jam session. They have since gone on to perform on TV, Regional and Local Radio and were the only UK band invited to the Czech Republic’s first ever Ukulele Festival which they headlined. D’Ukes draw on the diverse experience of enthusiastic ukulele players from across the Essex region whose interests cover the complete musical spectrum. What brings them together is an enthusiasm for playing a small instrument with 4 strings!
Whether it’s rock and pop, jazz and blues, ska and reggae, D’Ukes versatility in reinterpreting songs using only the ukulele with a hint of percussion and plenty of humour, amazes audiences and leaves them wondering what’s coming next! Their repertoire suits all tastes and ages and ranges from 1960’s pop to current favourites and with D’Ukes great vocals, slick solos and song arrangements it is hard for the audience not to be singing, dancing and smiling!
D’Ukes have developed into a highly sought after ukulele band and can regularly be seen at many types of venues all around London and the south of England at theatres, festivals, pubs and special events. They regularly pack out venues big and small leaving audiences wanting more.
To book tickets
CALL THE BOX OFFICE on 07778 025490
between 12noon and 10.00pm daily