Big names to hit the stage as new season is revealed

Joe McGann and Shobna Gulati
Joe McGann and Shobna Gulati

Former Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati and comedian Russell Kane will be among the big names to come to a new season at The Belgrade Theatre in Coventry.

The actress will star alongside Joe McGann in the bittersweet comedy April in Paris running from October 7 to 11.

The jazz scene in 1930s Berlin will be the focus in the show Propaganda Swing running from September 13 to 27.

Singer and broadcaster Aled Jones won’t be walking in the air but will performing at the theatre in a new one man show on October 2.

Award winning comedian and presenter Russell Kane comes to the stage as part of the Live at the Belgrade theatre show on October 3.

Inspired by the music of The Selecter, The Specials and the 2 Tone scene, Three Minute Heroes runs from October 4 to 25.

Comedy Three Men in a Boat will run from October 14 to 18 and a musical written by Calendar Girls scribe Tim Firth called This Is My Family comes to Coventry from October 28 to November 1. This will be followed by musical Dreamboats and Miniskirts on November 10 to 15.

Tickets for the shows can be booked by calling 027 7655 3055 or visit