Victoria Theatre

The Jacksons, Morissey, Paul Weller

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1960

Date

Day

Performers

09/10/60 Sun Shirley Bassey with Ken Mackintosh Orchestra
23/10/60 Sun Acker Bilk & his Paramount Jazz Band
20/11/60 Sun The King Brothers/Mick Mulligan/George Melly
18/12/60 Sun Shirley Bassey with Ken Mackintosh Orchestra

1961

Date

Day

Performers

01/01/61 Sun Cliff Richard & The Shadows/Chas McDevitt.
19/02/61 Sun Billy Fury / Tommy Bruce / Mark Wynter / Joe Brown Nelson Keene / Duffy Power / Johnny Gentle Georgie Fame / The Four Kestrals
19/05/61 Fri Acker Bilk & his Paramount Jazz Band
24/09/61 Sun Sonny Terry & Brownie McGee / Terry Lightfoot & His New Orleans Jazzmen / Bob Wallace & His Storyville Jazz Men
06/11/61 Mon Chris Barber's Jazz Band with Ottilie Patterson
23/12/61 Sat Nat Gonella's Georgia Jazz Band

Start of Crabtree Brothers Saturday Dance Promotion

1962

Date

Day

Performers

20/01/62 Sat 'Sheik of Shake' - Dicky Pride
27/01/62 Sat Gary Mills
03/02/62 Sat Danny Rivers / The Tornadoes
10/02/62 Sat The Fabulous Flintstones
17/02/62 Sat Davey Jones
24/02/62 Sat Duffy Power and The Syncopaters
03/03/62 Sat Lance Fortune
10/03/62 Sat Robb Storme and The Whispers
17/03/62 Sat Screamin' Lord Sutch / The Fabulous Avengers
24/03/62 Sat Johnnie Angel & The Beachcombers
31/03/62 Sat Tommy Bruce and The Bruisers
07/04/62 Sat Paul Raven & The Beachcombers
14/04/62 Sat Spoof Advert!! Typical Crabtree Brothers!
21/04/62 Sat Ricky Valance & The Semitones
23/04/62 Mon Jimmie Crawford & The Ravens
28/04/62 Sat Gerry Temple & Twighlights
05/05/62 Sat Lance Fortune & The Phantoms
12/05/62 Sat Jackie Lynton with Bob Xavier & The Jury
19/05/62 Sat The Montrose Twisters
26/05/62 Sat Dickie Pride & The Barons (Last Crabtree Promo)

Closed for refurbishment until February 1964

1964

Date

Day

Performers

01/02/64 Sat Micky Most & The Minutemen with Vic Oliver
18/09/64 Fri Celebrity Dance Orchestra & The Moon-Trekkers
20/09/64 Sun Ronnie Hilton / Bert Weedon
04/10/64 Sun Russ Conway
01/11/64 Sun Peter and Gordon
09/11/64 Mon Craig Douglas - No! No! Nanette - For A Full Week
15/11/64 Sun Reginald Dixon / Joan Turner/ Tommy Elliott
19/11/64 Thur Swinging Blue Jeans / Bo Street Runners / Duffy Power & The Fentones / The Cymerrons / The Gonks
13/12/64 Sun Danny Williams / The Seekers plus support

Renamed the 'New Victoria'

1965

Date

Day

Performers

01/03/65 Mon P. J. Proby / The Fourmost /Syd & Eddie / Artwoods
26/03/65 Fri Halifax Press Ball - Peter Stuart Orchestra / The Four Embers
27/06/65 Sun Wayne Fontana & Mindbenders / The Bondsmen / Denny and the Witchdoctors / The Dave Little Trio

1966

Date

Day

Performers

25/02/66 Fri Civic Ball - Dino & The Travellers

1967

Date

Day

Performers

03/03/67 Fri Halifax Press Ball - Jimmy Savile
07/04/67 Fri Junior Civic Ball - The Fourmost/Dino & The Travellers

1968

Date

Day

Performers

19/05/68 Sun Troggs / Honeybus

From the 1970's to the present day the theatre occasionally attracts bands and artists to play such as The Jacksons (including Michael!), Morissey, Human League and many, many more