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1927

From the golden era for Australian rock bands, to reinvigorating fans today, 1927 have been entertaining audiences for 30 years and have stood the test of time as icons of the Australian music scene. With a debut album that became a smashing success that went five times platinum, stayed in the ARIA chart for 46 weeks, selling an excess of 400,000 copies and winning Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Awards for best debut single and album, 1927 became a household name in Australia overnight. The album was …. ish. Ian McFarlane in his opus The Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop, put it perfectly when he wrote “…. ish is brimful of stirring, stately rock anthems.” It is one of the top 10 most successful debut albums for an Australian artist, to multiple ARIA awards, a multi-platinum second album, chart success in Europe and America. 1927 live is a show not to be missed.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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AN INTIMATE SHOW WITH JAMES MORRISON

Join us for an evening of jazz with multi-instrumentalist James Morrison. Performing for one show only, this intimate concert is an exceptional opportunity to experience one of Australia's most talented and versatile jazz musicians. Renowned globally as one of the finest jazz players of his generation, James Morrison is not only a trumpet virtuoso, but the complete showman. James started playing professionally at age 13 and has a stellar professional career behind him: he has performed alongside the best jazz musicians of our generation and has had the privilege of performing for the President and First Lady of the United States. Known throughout the world for his sheer brilliance as a jazz musician, educator and all-round entertainer, James is also the founder of the James Morrison Academy of Music in Mount Gambier, he is constantly on the move, performing wherever fine music has an audience. Ray Brown called him ’The Genius’ but Wynton Marsalis said it best: “Man, James Morrison can play!” When asked about his extraordinary career, James declared, ‘This is just the warm-up!’. Grab your family and friends and prepare to be blown away.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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ASHES TO ASHES

David Bowie is arguably the most influential pop music icon of all time, with a stellar career that produced 27 studio albums, and spanned 5 decades! Ashes To Ashes is Australia's No. 1 Bowie tribute, featuring the acclaimed vocal stylings of Paul Matthews, fronting a superb 7 piece band, playing all the hits from Bowie's lengthy and illustrious career! Don't miss this rare opportunity to experience this critically acclaimed show, when Ashes To Ashes tour the SA regions and the national circuit, including headlining the 'Let's Dance Festival', NSW (2021). PUT ON YOUR RED SHOES & RE-LIVE THE GOLDEN YEARS!

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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CELTIC ILLUSION REIMAGINED

Immerse yourself in the Irish Dance and Grand Illusion sensation that has taken the world by storm. This exhilarating production has broken barriers by fusing unparalleled art forms, now more spectacular than ever before as it celebrates its 10yr anniversary. With new spellbinding illusions, entrancing music, and choreography, Celtic Illusion Reimagined is the must-see family event of 2021

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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CLIFF RICHARD: THE GREAT 80'S TOUR

In 2018, Sir Cliff Richard was joined by 100,000 fans in cinemas worldwide to celebrate 60 years in the music industry. This November he invites you all to be part of the most fabulous big screen party of the year! The Great 80 Tour, captured LIVE from the Royal Albert Hall in October 2021, features a selection of his greatest hits. His incredible energy and passion on stage will sweep you off your feet and be sure to have you swaying in the aisles.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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DANIEL CHAMPAGNE

Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably whisk the heart up with grand romanticism. Coupled with an exhilarating guitar talent that transcends mere acoustic playing to replicate a whole band, Champagne is just magical

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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ETERNALS (CTC)

Marvel Studios’ Eternals welcomes an exciting new team of Super Heroes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The epic story, spanning thousands of years, features a group of immortal heroes forced out of the shadows to reunite against mankind’s oldest enemy, The Deviants. Running Time: 2hrs & 37min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Ballroom Programming

Finger Bun "Time Warp Back to the 80's"

Finger Bun' are coming to Port Pirie to rock the Northern Festival Centre Ballroom! The gang have stepped into their DeLorean and wound the clock all the way back to the 1980s. Get ready for a massive set containing all your favourite '80s rock hits – guaranteed to get the dance floor pumping. Stew, Maria and the gang have been working hard on classics from a truly eclectic mix of artists such as The Go-Go’s, John Cougar Mellencamp, Flock of Seagulls, Van Halen, Billy Idol, Kim Wilde and Pat Benatar, to name just a few. Come and join 'Finger Bun' as they pay homage to the icons who shaped the music, fashion and vibe of the '80s! Dust off the Hypercolor t-shirts and double denim, plus don’t forget the blue eye shadow because it's time to party like it's 1985! Dress up in your favorite 80s costumes there is are prizes for best dressed! BYO food platters drinks are sold through our bar.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre Ballroom

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HALLOWEEN KILLS (CTC)

The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween franchise. Running Time: 1hr &46min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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HOTEL CALIFORNIA

It’s time to check-in to Hotel California The Eagles Experience – the captivating live concert saluting the extraordinary talent and timeless catalogue of The Eagles. With a stage full of show-stopping voices and musicians, relive the beautiful country harmonies, the rockin’ guitar solos and the masterful songwriting in all its glory.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Community Dance, Community

IT'S GOLD

"It's Gold" is the 10th anniversary celebration of Hip Hop Bounce, presented as our 2021 Spectacular. Experience multiple genres of dance and cheer, enthusiastically brought to life by our dedicated students from across the Mid-North region.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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KINGS OF THE HIGH C'S

Following the outstanding success and several standing ovations of the Great Tenors production that toured Australia in 2019, Promac Productions are delighted to announce Kings of the High Cs. This is a new production dedicated to the “Big Three”…Pavarotti, Domingo and Carreras. It’s their lives and their hits in one big show all in front of wonderful imagery on the big screen. But it’s not an opera show…it’s a whole lot more. The wonderful cast of four led by one of Australia’s finest tenors Roy Best, international soprano Alison Jones and narrated by perennial favourite Christopher McKenna, this production will be packed with hit after hit song made famous by three of the most successful tenors the world has ever known. Classic hits such as O Sole Mio, Nessun Dorma, right through to Broadway hits such as Be My Love, Strangers In Paradise, Loveliest Night of The Year, Some Enchanted Evening and many more.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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LOVE YOU LIKE THAT (M)

Love is in the air in the coastal town of Seafront Sands. The mysterious appearance of a young woman washed up starkers on Mim Beach turns the sleepy town into a tailspin. Is she a mermaid, why does she have amnesia, what is going on with her craving for coffee? The young woman has a profound effect on everyone she comes into contact with: a hard as nails local councilwoman, her retired Naval Captain brother, a grieving widow running the local cafe, a sensitive policeman afraid to pop the question; and Harrison, a handsome young man who runs a dating agency with Emily, his sassy assistant. During the course of one eventful day, big secrets are revealed that will make this a mythical event that will change everyone’s life forever. Running Time: 1hr & 43min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial Film

NO TIME TO DIE (M)

Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous than expected, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology. Running Time: 2hrs & 44min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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NT LIVE - FOLLIES

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical, captured live from the National Theatre in London, returns to cinemas. New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical was directed by Dominic Cooke and filmed live on stage at the National Theatre in 2017.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

QUEEN FOREVER

QUEEN FANS IT’S TIME TO BREAK FREE AND ROCK WITH AUSTRALIA’S MOST POPULAR QUEEN SHOW - QUEEN FOREVER Queen Forever present a highly entertaining evening paying tribute to one of the top rock bands of all time – Queen and its legendary frontman, Freddie Mercury. Queen Forever is regarded as the world’s most entertaining Queen show due to the skilful and hilarious impersonation of Freddie Mercury by the incomparable Gareth Hill. Queen Forever look and sound like Queen and will take you back to the glory days of the 1970s and 80s when Queen rocked the world with their classic rock anthems. With authentic costumes, a lavish production that features video clips and a superb band of musicians, this very popular show generates an audience atmosphere that has to be seen to be believed. You will feel like you’re at a real Queen concert at Wembley Stadium.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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ROBERTSON BROTHERS

Do you dream of reliving the good old days? Well don't miss THE ROBERTSON BROTHERS 1960's TV VARIETY SHOW with special guest Simon Brook McLachlan - from the original cast of the hit musical Jersey Boys. The boys are back with a brand new show! Take a trip down memory lane with this amazing interactive live TV Variety Show featuring the hits from: The Seekers, Bee Gees, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, Neil Sedaka and The Everly Brothers!

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

TAYLOR HENDERSON

Taylor Henderson takes to "The A-Team" On tour. A special two hour concert in 2 sets – Mine, His and Inspirations. A powerful and emotive performance of his multi-platinum selling hits ‘When You Were Mine’, ‘Borrow My Heart’ & ‘Already Gone’. Followed by Taylor Henderson’s handpick favourites of one of his biggest influence, Ed Sheeran.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

THE SWEET CAROLINE TOUR

The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond is putting all those well-loved classics back on stage and in the spotlight, showcased by a world-class international band and produced especially for the theatre. Step back into the glory days of music with this beautiful live tribute concert, featuring Sweet Caroline, Cherry Cherry, Red Red Wine, Crunchy Granola Suite, Shilo, Heartlight, Forever In Blue Jeans, Girl You’ll Be a Woman Soon and more.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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WORLD OF MUSICALS

The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. This incredible production with the wonderful revue of all your favorite musical theatre hits

Location Northern Festival Centre

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

ZEP BOYS: RAW, LOUD & PROUD

Zep Boys are coming to unleash pure Led Zepplin rock 'n' roll! For one night, experience the intricacies of the music from Led Zeppiln that has spanned 50 years and generations in one of the best shows you will ever hear or see!

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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1927

From the golden era for Australian rock bands, to reinvigorating fans today, 1927 have been entertaining audiences for 30 years and have stood the test of time as icons of the Australian music scene. With a debut album that became a smashing success that went five times platinum, stayed in the ARIA chart for 46 weeks, selling an excess of 400,000 copies and winning Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Awards for best debut single and album, 1927 became a household name in Australia overnight. The album was …. ish. Ian McFarlane in his opus The Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop, put it perfectly when he wrote “…. ish is brimful of stirring, stately rock anthems.” It is one of the top 10 most successful debut albums for an Australian artist, to multiple ARIA awards, a multi-platinum second album, chart success in Europe and America. 1927 live is a show not to be missed.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

AN INTIMATE SHOW WITH JAMES MORRISON

Join us for an evening of jazz with multi-instrumentalist James Morrison. Performing for one show only, this intimate concert is an exceptional opportunity to experience one of Australia's most talented and versatile jazz musicians. Renowned globally as one of the finest jazz players of his generation, James Morrison is not only a trumpet virtuoso, but the complete showman. James started playing professionally at age 13 and has a stellar professional career behind him: he has performed alongside the best jazz musicians of our generation and has had the privilege of performing for the President and First Lady of the United States. Known throughout the world for his sheer brilliance as a jazz musician, educator and all-round entertainer, James is also the founder of the James Morrison Academy of Music in Mount Gambier, he is constantly on the move, performing wherever fine music has an audience. Ray Brown called him ’The Genius’ but Wynton Marsalis said it best: “Man, James Morrison can play!” When asked about his extraordinary career, James declared, ‘This is just the warm-up!’. Grab your family and friends and prepare to be blown away.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

ASHES TO ASHES

David Bowie is arguably the most influential pop music icon of all time, with a stellar career that produced 27 studio albums, and spanned 5 decades! Ashes To Ashes is Australia's No. 1 Bowie tribute, featuring the acclaimed vocal stylings of Paul Matthews, fronting a superb 7 piece band, playing all the hits from Bowie's lengthy and illustrious career! Don't miss this rare opportunity to experience this critically acclaimed show, when Ashes To Ashes tour the SA regions and the national circuit, including headlining the 'Let's Dance Festival', NSW (2021). PUT ON YOUR RED SHOES & RE-LIVE THE GOLDEN YEARS!

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

CELTIC ILLUSION REIMAGINED

Immerse yourself in the Irish Dance and Grand Illusion sensation that has taken the world by storm. This exhilarating production has broken barriers by fusing unparalleled art forms, now more spectacular than ever before as it celebrates its 10yr anniversary. With new spellbinding illusions, entrancing music, and choreography, Celtic Illusion Reimagined is the must-see family event of 2021

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Arts On Screen

CLIFF RICHARD: THE GREAT 80'S TOUR

In 2018, Sir Cliff Richard was joined by 100,000 fans in cinemas worldwide to celebrate 60 years in the music industry. This November he invites you all to be part of the most fabulous big screen party of the year! The Great 80 Tour, captured LIVE from the Royal Albert Hall in October 2021, features a selection of his greatest hits. His incredible energy and passion on stage will sweep you off your feet and be sure to have you swaying in the aisles.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

DANIEL CHAMPAGNE

Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably whisk the heart up with grand romanticism. Coupled with an exhilarating guitar talent that transcends mere acoustic playing to replicate a whole band, Champagne is just magical

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial Film

ETERNALS (CTC)

Marvel Studios’ Eternals welcomes an exciting new team of Super Heroes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The epic story, spanning thousands of years, features a group of immortal heroes forced out of the shadows to reunite against mankind’s oldest enemy, The Deviants. Running Time: 2hrs & 37min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Ballroom Programming

Finger Bun "Time Warp Back to the 80's"

Finger Bun' are coming to Port Pirie to rock the Northern Festival Centre Ballroom! The gang have stepped into their DeLorean and wound the clock all the way back to the 1980s. Get ready for a massive set containing all your favourite '80s rock hits – guaranteed to get the dance floor pumping. Stew, Maria and the gang have been working hard on classics from a truly eclectic mix of artists such as The Go-Go’s, John Cougar Mellencamp, Flock of Seagulls, Van Halen, Billy Idol, Kim Wilde and Pat Benatar, to name just a few. Come and join 'Finger Bun' as they pay homage to the icons who shaped the music, fashion and vibe of the '80s! Dust off the Hypercolor t-shirts and double denim, plus don’t forget the blue eye shadow because it's time to party like it's 1985! Dress up in your favorite 80s costumes there is are prizes for best dressed! BYO food platters drinks are sold through our bar.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre Ballroom

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Commercial Film

HALLOWEEN KILLS (CTC)

The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween franchise. Running Time: 1hr &46min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial

HOTEL CALIFORNIA

It’s time to check-in to Hotel California The Eagles Experience – the captivating live concert saluting the extraordinary talent and timeless catalogue of The Eagles. With a stage full of show-stopping voices and musicians, relive the beautiful country harmonies, the rockin’ guitar solos and the masterful songwriting in all its glory.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Community Dance, Community

IT'S GOLD

"It's Gold" is the 10th anniversary celebration of Hip Hop Bounce, presented as our 2021 Spectacular. Experience multiple genres of dance and cheer, enthusiastically brought to life by our dedicated students from across the Mid-North region.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

Event Image
Mornings At

KINGS OF THE HIGH C'S

Following the outstanding success and several standing ovations of the Great Tenors production that toured Australia in 2019, Promac Productions are delighted to announce Kings of the High Cs. This is a new production dedicated to the “Big Three”…Pavarotti, Domingo and Carreras. It’s their lives and their hits in one big show all in front of wonderful imagery on the big screen. But it’s not an opera show…it’s a whole lot more. The wonderful cast of four led by one of Australia’s finest tenors Roy Best, international soprano Alison Jones and narrated by perennial favourite Christopher McKenna, this production will be packed with hit after hit song made famous by three of the most successful tenors the world has ever known. Classic hits such as O Sole Mio, Nessun Dorma, right through to Broadway hits such as Be My Love, Strangers In Paradise, Loveliest Night of The Year, Some Enchanted Evening and many more.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial Film

LOVE YOU LIKE THAT (M)

Love is in the air in the coastal town of Seafront Sands. The mysterious appearance of a young woman washed up starkers on Mim Beach turns the sleepy town into a tailspin. Is she a mermaid, why does she have amnesia, what is going on with her craving for coffee? The young woman has a profound effect on everyone she comes into contact with: a hard as nails local councilwoman, her retired Naval Captain brother, a grieving widow running the local cafe, a sensitive policeman afraid to pop the question; and Harrison, a handsome young man who runs a dating agency with Emily, his sassy assistant. During the course of one eventful day, big secrets are revealed that will make this a mythical event that will change everyone’s life forever. Running Time: 1hr & 43min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Commercial Film

NO TIME TO DIE (M)

Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous than expected, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology. Running Time: 2hrs & 44min

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

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Arts On Screen

NT LIVE - FOLLIES

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical, captured live from the National Theatre in London, returns to cinemas. New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical was directed by Dominic Cooke and filmed live on stage at the National Theatre in 2017.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

Event Image
Commercial

QUEEN FOREVER

QUEEN FANS IT’S TIME TO BREAK FREE AND ROCK WITH AUSTRALIA’S MOST POPULAR QUEEN SHOW - QUEEN FOREVER Queen Forever present a highly entertaining evening paying tribute to one of the top rock bands of all time – Queen and its legendary frontman, Freddie Mercury. Queen Forever is regarded as the world’s most entertaining Queen show due to the skilful and hilarious impersonation of Freddie Mercury by the incomparable Gareth Hill. Queen Forever look and sound like Queen and will take you back to the glory days of the 1970s and 80s when Queen rocked the world with their classic rock anthems. With authentic costumes, a lavish production that features video clips and a superb band of musicians, this very popular show generates an audience atmosphere that has to be seen to be believed. You will feel like you’re at a real Queen concert at Wembley Stadium.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

Event Image
Commercial

ROBERTSON BROTHERS

Do you dream of reliving the good old days? Well don't miss THE ROBERTSON BROTHERS 1960's TV VARIETY SHOW with special guest Simon Brook McLachlan - from the original cast of the hit musical Jersey Boys. The boys are back with a brand new show! Take a trip down memory lane with this amazing interactive live TV Variety Show featuring the hits from: The Seekers, Bee Gees, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, Neil Sedaka and The Everly Brothers!

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

Event Image
Commercial

TAYLOR HENDERSON

Taylor Henderson takes to "The A-Team" On tour. A special two hour concert in 2 sets – Mine, His and Inspirations. A powerful and emotive performance of his multi-platinum selling hits ‘When You Were Mine’, ‘Borrow My Heart’ & ‘Already Gone’. Followed by Taylor Henderson’s handpick favourites of one of his biggest influence, Ed Sheeran.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

Event Image
Commercial

THE SWEET CAROLINE TOUR

The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond is putting all those well-loved classics back on stage and in the spotlight, showcased by a world-class international band and produced especially for the theatre. Step back into the glory days of music with this beautiful live tribute concert, featuring Sweet Caroline, Cherry Cherry, Red Red Wine, Crunchy Granola Suite, Shilo, Heartlight, Forever In Blue Jeans, Girl You’ll Be a Woman Soon and more.

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

Event Image
Commercial

WORLD OF MUSICALS

The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. This incredible production with the wonderful revue of all your favorite musical theatre hits

Location Northern Festival Centre

subvenue Northern Festival Centre

Event Image
Commercial

ZEP BOYS: RAW, LOUD & PROUD

Zep Boys are coming to unleash pure Led Zepplin rock 'n' roll! For one night, experience the intricacies of the music from Led Zeppiln that has spanned 50 years and generations in one of the best shows you will ever hear or see!

Location Northern Festival Centre.

subvenue Northern Festival Centre