Swing-packed show at Cromer Pier Pavilion Theatre
07:00 25 September 2014
Big band and swing classics will be brought to life by top performers on Cromer Pier next weekend.
Future show on at Cromer Pier Pavilion Theatre
■David Bowie fans will be able to enjoy tribute act Aladdinsane on Saturday September 27 at 7.30pm. It will include live versions of Bowie’s work from the Glamrock of Ziggy Stardust through the Diamond Dogs, Rebel, Rebel era and the Starman and Man Who Fell to Earth. Tickets cost £14.
■Eagles tribute act Talon will be coming to Cromer Pier on Friday October 3 at 7.30pm. Early booking is advised. Tickets cost £19 for adults (concessions £18).
■Michael King and his musicians will perform the Billy Fury Years on Friday October 10 at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £18.
■An evening with Ryder Cup and golfing legend Tony Jacklin CBE will be held on Thursday October 16 at 7.30pm. It will be hosted by Willie Thorne. Tickets cost £20.50 (concessions £19.50).
■Rolling Stones tribute act The Stones will be playing on Friday October 17 at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £17.50 (concessions £16).
■Popular singer Elkie Brooks will be performing on Saturday October 18 at 7.30pm. She will sing classic hits, blues and jazz. Tickets cost £23.50 (early bird tickets £22).
■Direct from London’s West End, the Simon and Garfunkel Story will be coming to Cromer on Sunday October 19 at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £18.
■To buy tickets call 01263 512495 or visit www.cromer-pier.com
The Swing Back In Time Show is on at the Pavilion Theatre on Saturday October 4 at 7.30pm.
It will feature some of the most iconic music and songs from Glenn Miller including In The Mood and Tuxedo Junction.
The show will include 1940s Second World War classics from Count Basie, Bennie Goodman, Duke Ellington.
Fans of the Rat Pack will also be entertained.
Performers include vocalist Phil Watson and songstress Lena Black with her Uptown Playboys Band.
The band will open the show with an entertaining trip from the early 1920s and 1930s Kansas City jazz scene featuring hits by Julia Lee, Bessie Smith, Alberta Hunter, Lil Johnson and Nellie Lutcher.
Lena Black will then move to rock ‘n’ roll gospel and swing numbers including Sister Rosetta Tharp’s Didn’t it Rain Children.
At the finale of the show all the acts come together with the Swingstyle Dancers, for Goodman’s storming Sing Sing Sing.
Tickets cost £14 (concessions £12) and to book call the box office on 01263 512495 or visit www.cromer-pier.com.
To win a pair of tickets to the show buy a copy of today’s North Norfolk News to enter a competition in the Guide section.