Mark history at Blackfriars theatre

What's on.
What's on.

This week at Blackfriars Theatre sees a celebration of 50 years of rock and roll and a commemoration of 100 years since the First World War.

○ On Friday, the Barron Knights will be taking to the Spain Lane venue, from 7.30pm.

The Barron Knights are a British humorous pop group, originally formed in 1959 in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, as the Knights of the Round Table.

With more than 300 performances at the London Palladium to their credit, they have established themselves as a unique musical comedy attraction.

Organisers boast that audiences are guaranteed to leave a Barron Knights show with the feeling that you have had a tremendous night out.

Tickets £17.50.

○○ Starting next Wednesday, November 12, Boston Playgoers will perform their latest play The Accrington Pals. An original play by Peter Whelan, created in 1982, it is based on a unit during the First World War and contrasts its life at the front and experiences in the 1916 Battle of the Somme with the women left behind in Accrington.

The society are warning, that there is some strong language in the play which will run until Saturday, November 15, at 7.30pm each night

Tickets are £10 (£9 conc), with £1 from each ticket going to Help for Heroes.

○ Book on 01205 363108 or for more details visit