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WATCH: Stars come out for official opening of Take That musical

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A couple of weeks ago we saw Take That surprise fans at the Opera House in Manchester at the world premiere of their brand new musical the Band.

Well last night they took to the stage again - with some of their celebrity friends - for official opening night.

The five members of the group who star in the musical were discovered on TV talent show Let it shine hosted by Graham Norton. He was at the opening night along with a host of other stars and rubbing shoulders with them all was Our Entertainment Correspondent Caroline Whitmore.


Take That make surprise appearance at Manchester Opera House

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Take That surprised fans in Manchester on Monday night when they took to the stage at the finale of their new musical.

Mark, Gary and Howard performed some of their biggest hits at the Opera House to a delightful crowd.

The musical featured stars of the boyband Five to Five who were found through the TV talent show, Let It Shine. It tells the emotional story of a group of 16-year-old girls whose beloved boyband sound tracks their lives.

  • Caroline Whitmore went along.


Take That return to Manchester to launch new musical

Last week Take That made an emotional return to a very special venue in Manchester to launch their brand new musical. The new musical 'The Band', is a show based on their biggest hits. Take That won't be appearing in the musical but it will feature all of their famous songs, including Could it be Magic and many more. Our Entertainment Correspondent Caroline Whitmore joined them.

Take That's Gary Barlow stuns happy couple at Formby wedding

You'd think being the middle of a huge tour with Take That, Gary Barlow might like to rest on the weekends. Instead, he made another appearance at a local wedding to serenade the happy couple.

Gary stunned bride Chelsee Cousins and groom Dean Siadankay at Formby Hall with a rendition of A Million Love Songs.

A friend told Granada reports: "They are a beautiful couple inside and out with two fabulous children Marcus, 5 and Layla 2."

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