WEDNESDAY 27 SEPTEMBER 2017 – CROWN PERTH
In a career that has successfully spanned over thirty years MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX is embarking on his farewell tour after 30 years and in excess of 30 Australian tours in September 2017.
It should be known that no artist can boast this remarkable record. MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX first Australian tour was in 1988 where he played and sold out The Sydney Entertainment Centre and The Sports Centre in Melbourne, MAX PELLICANO is the first Elvis International Tribute Artist to tour Australia and as today remains the most popular. There are very few Tribute Artists that have reached the profile status of celebrity and MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX is another first in this Exclusive Club.
In his 30-year Australian career MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX has performed and been interviewed by every major TV and Radio Network. Critics have described him as Elvis “resurrected” and “reincarnated”. His farewell tour in September 2017, proudly presented by Abstract Entertainment, will be a fitting farewell to a truly great international artist. The Concert will feature multi-media footage of his early performances and images taken throughout the years.
The farewell Australian tour promises to pay homage to one of the most important figures of the 20th century pop culture. A cultural icon, widely known by the single name Elvis, who is often referred to as the “King of Rock and Roll” or simply “The King”……a truly heartfelt thank you to all his fans that have loyally followed and supported his career throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Tickets on sale now through Ticketmaster: 136 100
FRIDAY 16 NOVEMBER 2017 – ASTOR THEATRE
Three of Britain’s super groups of the seventies are touring Australia together for the first time! Featuring RACEY, with original member RICHARD GOWER, whose hits included Baby It’s You, Lay Your Love On Me, Some Girls, Boy Oh Boy, Runaround Sue and Such A Night.
They will be joined by glam rock group THE RUBETTES featuring ALAN WILLIAMS. THE RUBETTES had a worldwide no.1 hit with their hugely famous pop classic Sugar Baby Love, followed by a quick succession of hits including Tonight, Juke Box Jive, I Can Do It and Baby I Know to name a few. Rounding out this impressive line up are original 70’s group PAPER LACE, who launched themselves on the entertainment scene and started recording singles until 1974, along with two albums that achieved up to 30,000,000 + U.K record sales. Some of these hits include Billy Don’t Be A Hero, The Night Chicago Died, The Blackeyed Boys, Hitchin’ A Ride 74 and So What If I Am.
With a catalogue of hits, this show is sure to be a night of classic and memorable hits from this decade.
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FRIDAY 01 SEPTEMBER 2017 – HIS MAJESTY’S THEATRE.
Guitarra is a Guitar Quartet comprising of the World’s Greatest Guitarists within their chosen Genre of Music. Led by the incredible Paco Peña, described by Guitar magazine as the World’s Greatest Flamenco Guitarist, this super group comprises of Four Time Aria award nominees Slava and Leonard Grigoryan (The Grigoryan Bros), leading Jazz Guitarist Jim Pennell and former Chain Guitarist Phil Manning.
The concert features these World class musicians playing individual sets with the finale being an incredible eclectic combo that explores their individual musical styles and gets right to the heart of Blues, Jazz, Classical and the Flamenco Guitar.
An absolute must see for all music lovers and lovers of the Guitar alike.
Check out some footage of this incredible group of musicians in action.
Tickets are available from Ticketek: 132849
WEDNESDAY 15 MARCH 2017 – THE ASTOR THEATRE.
Blood, Sweat and Tears – the iconic American jazz-rock band from the late 60s and 70s return to Australia in March 2017.
With big international hit songs such as YOU’VE MADE ME SO VERY HAPPY, SPINNING WHEEL,AND WHEN I DIE, HI-DI-HO THAT OLD SWEET ROLL, and LUCRETIA MAC EVIL, Blood, Sweat and Tears continue to deliver timeless, classic, and most importantly, enduring songs that sound-tracked a generation and continue to live as some of the greatest and most anthemic in music history.
Their status as a pioneering American jazz/funk/soul/blues/rock’n’roll group cannot be denied.
Tickets are available from Ticketek, Astor Theatre or TTG: 1300 111 369
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THURSDAY 27 OCTOBER 2016 – METRO CITY
The boys from Jackass are coming to town! In a show that is incomparable to anything else, the hilarious, crazy, daredevil stuntmen are here to make audiences laugh and scream. Four of the guys from the hit television show and movie franchise will be touring Australia for the very first time this October. Get ready for Wee Man, Preston Lacy, Chris ‘party boy’ Pontious and Dave England as they take on Aussie audiences!
Their epic stage show will see the four iconic stars do a mix of stand-up, stunts, stories, insults and observations. The show will run for 90 minutes and will include a q&a with time for autographs and photos post show.
Tickets from Oztix.com.au: 1300762545 or Megatix.com.au
SATURDAY 10 SEPTEMBER 2016 – THE ASTOR THEATRE.
Direct from Italy the Italian Tenors are three of Europe’s most successful operatic Tenors that formed in 2012 and released their successful album “Viva la Vita” in 2014. They are now a worldwide pop-opera phenomenon.
The three gorgeous Italian Opera Singers Mirko Provini, Sabino Gaita and Evans Tonon do an unbelievable balancing act between Classical arias and Popular Pop hits .
The Australian tour promises all the Italian charm and vocal power of their recently sold out European tour, together with their live band that includes live strings, the evening promises to be an incredible Musical Montage of vocal passion and excellent entertainment.
Tickets available from Ticketek: 132849.
Tickets are also available from the Astor Theatre: 1300111369.
FRIDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 2016 – HIS MAJESTY’S THEATRE
Spanish guitar virtuoso Paco Pen᷉a returns to Australia in 2016 with this company of dancers as they bring the magic and traditions of the Flamenco to stages across Australia.
Bringing to life the intoxicating rhythms, colours and sounds of Andalucía, Paco Peña and his dancers, singer and musicians set the stage alight in bursts of glorious improvisation and virtuoso flamenco technique. The first half of the performance features the solo guitar by Paco Peña. The second half sees the dancers join Mr Peña for the full flamenco experience.
Tickets available from Ticketek: 132849. Group tickets also available, for more information call 1300 364 4001.
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