Musical theatres biggest hits will echo around Pershore.

The Number 8 arts centre will host ‘Mad about Musicals’ from Monday June 13 to Saturday June 18.

The show, by Pershore Operatic and Dramatic Society (PODS), will take audiences on a whistle stop tour from West End to Broadway, celebrating the best songs from musicals past and present.

Director, and founder of PODS, Judy Megarry, couldn't be more excited for opening night.

She said: “It’s a joy to see everyone dedicated to honing every aspect of their craft, ready and excited to welcome audiences to a thrilling, memorable evening at Number 8.”

Andrew Hemming will be in charge of the live band with the show featuring songs from Chicago and Les Miserables, among other musicals.

There will also be songs from some of West End and Broadway's newer shows, including Six, Waitress and Dear Evan Hansen.

The show begins at 7:30pm each night and tickets are available at the Number 8 Box Office, by calling 01386 555488 or visiting