The Scouts and Guides of Greater Western Sydney Region proudly present
CUMBERLAND GANG SHOW: 50 YEARS TOGETHER
This year marks the 50th year of Cumberland Gang Show and we invite you to celebrate with us!
A huge new spectacular musical variety show for 2019! With a fabulous musical score and a live orchestra, fantastic sets and costumes, amazing audio visuals and an awe-inspiring cast of more than 180 Scouts and Guides aged seven to adults who can’t wait to show you what happens when they get ‘Together Again’.
The show is full of fun new material and some nods to our rich tradition with the show featuring a fantasy bedtime story about Vikings and Dragons, a dance evolution, amazing science where nerds rule, life as a superhero and fun for all at the circus. There will also be special guest appearances from our Legends Cast.
The 2019 show promises to delight audiences of all ages, so please make sure you book early to avoid disappointment!
Dates & Times
7:30pm, Friday 12 July – Gilbert; Evening (Red Scarf Night)
2:00pm, Saturday 13 July – Sullivan; Matinee
7:30pm, Saturday 13 July – Sullivan; Evening
2:00pm, Sunday 14 July – Gilbert; Matinee
11:00am, Wednesday 17 July – Sullivan; Matinee
7:30pm, Friday 19 July – Gilbert; Finale Evening
2:00pm, Saturday 20 July – Gilbert; Matinee and Seniors High Tea Promotion
7:30pm, Saturday 20 July – Sullivan; Finale Evening
FYI There are two junior casts, Gilbert and Sullivan who perform alternate shows
Early bird prices apply until June 30.
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We have an amazing show for you! There is music, dance and comedy by the talented Scouts & Guides of Western Sydney with a live 24 piece orchestra playing a bunch of brand new catchy songs mixed with popular ones you’re going to love. There is a show full of great items with over 2000 costumes – including a stunning opening number called “Together Again” which is a brand new modern song written especially for the 50th show. Then we have five musical mini-stories including “Amazing Science”, where the nerds rule as we make science fun and get to sing some great catchy songs; “Heroes” which is a crazy story about life as a superhero; “Dance Evolution” is an opportunity to show its time to dance; “Greatest Show”, where we get to do some circus stuff to finish the 1st act!; and “Dragons Fire & Ice” where we hear a fantasy bedtime story about vikings & dragons which is just amazing. But that’s not all, we have a tribute to Queen called “Somebody to Rock You” to build the show to a great end. Then there are the tabs numbers – “Getting Over”, what happens when an old man tries to get over a gate; and “My Best Mates”, a great Gang Show classic for the senior girls. But the boys don’t miss out, they get to do “Robin Hood & his Merry Men” which is a huge laugh, a great sketch and a very funny song. One of the highlights of the show is when the Comets get to perform their very own special song in the middle of the first act, called “Everywhere’s a Dance Floor”. It will be awesome! And the Legends get a special item too, called “It’s the Moments” in the second act, written especially for them. And if that’s not enough, we have a really modern medley of contemporary popular songs which we’ve called “Tonight Only” and a heap of funny moments planned throughout the show that will have you rolling in the aisles. And just in case you were wondering, there is fabulous new finale song called “I’m One of the Gang” which is a special 50th song that I’m sure you’re just going to love. So, there you have it – it’s a huge show! A fabulous musical score, more laughs than you’ve had in a month of sundays, catchy tunes that you’ll be singing forever and an awe-inspiring cast that can’t wait to show the audience what happens when they get “together again”.
Premium VIP Package $50
Strictly subject to availability Package includes:
- Designated VIP seat VIP lanyard Back stage tour (duration 15 minutes) Standard beverage voucher Souvenir programme Cumberland Gang Show tote bag
VIP guests will be greeted by our hosts in the CGS marquee located in the Riverside courtyard. Arrive at 6pm for evening shows, 9.30am for the Wednesday matinee and 12.30pm for 2pm matinee shows with tours commencing promptly at 6.15pm, 9.45am and 12.45pm respectively. Beverages will be served following the tour.
Seniors Show High Tea
1:00pm, Saturday 20 July 2019 strictly subject to availability Senior card holders are invited to select this special ticket promotion at time of booking. The complimentary High Tea will start at 1pm in the Riverside courtyard before the Saturday 20 July 2pm matinee. This event is limited to the first 150 seniors to book in for the high tea. You can book this online at the same time as your tickets, or call the box office to add it on. You will be asked to show your Seniors Show + High Tea ticket at the courtyard entrance to gain entry into this exclusive event. Tea/coffee, sandwiches and cake will be served. If you have any questions about this event please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Scout & Guide Youth Offers – free gift
7.30pm Friday 12th – Venturer/Rover Show 2.00pm Saturday 13th – Joey/Cub Show 7.30pm Saturday 13th – Scout Show 2.00pm Sunday 14th – Guide Show Purchase tickets to one of our special scout/guide shows above and you will qualify for a free gift. Buy your tickets through the Riverside Theatres Box Office then register your group and number of youth members by selecting the link https://gangshow.asn.au/2019/promotions/scout-guide-youth-offers