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Christmas Memories ‘like a sparkly Christmas card come to life’

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Start Christmas in style this year as Neil Sands and his fabulous West End cast invite you to take a festive afternoon trip back down Memory Lane, with the biggest ever production of their dazzling Christmas show Christmas Memories which will be appearing at Melksham Assembly Hall on Tuesday 17th December at 2pm, as part of its 7 week nationwide tour.

This unforgettable afternoon of nonstop nostalgia, filled with more songs and carols more stunning costumes and more festive fun than ever before, taking you back to the time when Christmas was the most wonderful time of the year and is filled with more than 60 of everyone’s favourite Christmas songs and carols. So after Rocking Around The Christmas Tree, you can watch Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire, or take a Sleigh Ride to a Winter Wonderland to the sound of Jingle Bells, meeting Rudolph The Red Nose Reindeer and Frosty The Snowman on the way, before dreaming of A White Christmas.

Then be transported back to a heart-warming Victorian Carol Concert including Silent Night, Oh Come All Ye Faithful, Deck The Halls, Away In A Manger, Ding Dong Merrily On High and so many more, including  a rousing version of The Twelve Days of Christmas. Wrapping everyone in the true spirit of Christmas. 

It wouldn’t be Christmas without pop hits like Slade’s Merry Christmas Everybody, Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas is You, Wizard’s I Wish it Could Be Christmas Every Day, and Shakin Steven’s Merry Xmas Everyone. The festive hits just rock on and on.

Joining Neil for this feast of festive music and fun are two amazing talented young ladies with outstanding voices. Chelsea Turnbull, is fresh from starring in the West End and with many television appearances to her credit. She is joined by international cabaret star, Helen Farrell, who has spent the past five Christmases starring in some of the country’s best pantomimes.  Together they bring the looks and vocals of a pair of beautiful Christmas Princesses, and their renditions of classical songs like Oh Holy Night and In The Bleak Midwinter are show stopping. With backing from the very talented Golden Times, this really is an afternoon filled with pure Yuletide magic. 

Described as “Like A Sparkly Christmas Card Come To Life” with its shimmering stage set, beautiful Christmas trees, glittering fairy lights, and even falling snow. Mixed with almost 50 stunning costumes, this is the perfect pre-Christmas treat, guaranteed to having you singing along from start to finish, bringing back many happy memories of Christmases past and warming your heart on the coldest winter’s day.

Melksham Assembly Hall Tuesday 17th December at 2pm. Tickets £13 concessions £11 + booking fee. Box office 01225 709887.

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