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Afternoon Tea with The Rat Pack at The Monastery

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30th January 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

From £35 From £35

‘Organised Fun’ proudly present ‘Afternoon Tea with The Rat Pack at The Monastery’, Manchester.

The Rat Pack – Swingin’ at the Sands!

Do you desire style and panache of a bygone era? Truly emulating the ‘Kings of Cool’, The Rat Pack, Swingin’ at the Sands, will bring flair and class that only Frank Sinatra, Dean martin and Sammy Davis Jnr could in the beautiful surroundings off The Monastery, Manchester.

Featuring stars of the West End show ‘The Rat Pack, Live From Las Vegas’, this stylish, fully-choreographed show has something for everyone. Including all your favourites such as ‘Fly Me To The Moon’, ‘Mr Bojangles’ and ‘That’s Amore’, not to mention the songs you simply cannot help singing along to, such as ‘New York, New York’ and “My Way’.

So take 3 outstanding singers, add perfectly timed comedy, rousing camaraderie with a pinch of the greatest songs ever written and what do you get? The perfect night’s entertainment with ‘The Rat Pack , Swingin’ at the Sands’.

BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT! All previous afternoon tea events at The Monastery have SOLD OUT.


– Blackstick Blue Tart with Chutney

– Chicken Caeser Brioche

– Tuna and Spring Onion Wrap

– Cheese Savoury Pastries

– Ham and Mustard Mayonnaise Sandwich

– Scone with Cream and Jam

– Chocolate Brownie

– Lemon Meringue Tart

– 2x Mini Cakes of the Day

– Tea / Coffee

Doors: 12.30pm

Show: 1pm

Alcoholic drinks can be purchased from the bar and are not included in the ticket price.



30th January 2021
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
From £35
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January 30 2021 12:30 PM—3:00 PM / From £35

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