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Cumberland Gang Show presents



Riverside Theatre


7 July - 15 July 2017

Event Type

Live Event

After 47 years of entertaining crowds in Sydney’s West, the Scouts and Guides of Greater Western Sydney Region present…

Cumberland Gang Show’s LIVE LAUGH SMILE

A spectacular musical variety performance about living for the moment, laughing at the memories we make every day, putting a smile on your face and believing in yourself!

Get ready to Live, Laugh and Smile with our Bollywood tribute, an unbelievable underwater sequence with blacklight UV special effects, a fun story about leprechauns and the luck of the Irish, a crazy look at the classic western with plenty of wild west jokes, a takeoff of all the TV renovations shows called “What a Tool” and a modern medley of contemporary popular songs.

The 2017 show promises to delight audiences of all ages, so please make sure you book early to avoid disappointment!

This show goes on-sale to the General Public on the 1st May at 9am.

Dates & Times:
Friday 7 July at 7.30pm – Gilbert; Evening (Red Scarf Night)
Saturday 8 July at 2pm – Sullivan; Matinee
Saturday 8 July at 7.30pm – Sullivan; Evening
Sunday 9 July at 2pm – Gilbert; Matinee
Wednesday 12 July at 2pm – Sullivan; Matinee
Friday 14 July at 7.30pm – Gilbert; Finale Evening
Saturday 15 July at 2pm – Gilbert; Matinee
Saturday 15 July at 7.30pm – Sullivan; Finale Evening (this performance will be Auslan Interpreted)
There are two junior casts, Gilbert & Sullivan who perform alternate shows.

Packages and Pricing

Premium VIP Package – available matinee and Friday evening performances only.
$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 and 12.30pm for matinee shows with tours commencing promptly at 6.15pm and 12.45pm respectively. Beverages will be served following the tour.

*Transaction fees apply

Seniors Show High Tea

2:00pm, Saturday 15 July 2017 strictly subject to availability
Senior ticket holders for the Saturday 15th July 2pm matinee are invited to join us for a complimentary high tea in the Riverside courtyard before the show. The high tea will start at 1pm. This event is limited to the first 150 seniors to register by selecting the link below after purchasing their show tickets. Successful seniors will receive a confirmation email and are invited to check in at the courtyard entrance to gain entry into this exclusive event. Tea/coffee, sandwiches and cake will be served. Click here to book

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Ticket Options

A Reserve Adult $35
A Reserve Senior/Pensioner/Youth 15-25 $29
A Reserve Child Under 14 $23
B Reserve Adult $32
B Reserve Senior/Pensioner/Youth 15-25 $26
B Reserve Child Under 14 $20
Transaction fees apply
Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $3.30

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