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LIVE ON MARSSwansea Grand TheatreTuesday 30th May 8.00pm     

LIVE ON MARSSwansea Grand TheatreTuesday 30th May 8.00pm A bold new stage production celebrating iconic pop hero David Bowie, Live on Mars, is at Swansea Grand Theatre on Tuesday 30th May at 8.00pm.

Influenced by Bowie’s legendary concert performances, Live on Mars fuses sound and vision to portray the essence of Bowie, his alter egos and creative muses, with elements of mime, dance, and stunning big screen visuals and animation.

Lifelong Bowie fan, Alex Thomas, who bears an uncanny likeness to the pop icon, covers the Bowie back-catalogue from Space Oddity to Let’s Dance and everything in between, including The Jean Genie, Life on Mars, Ziggy Stardust, Heroes, Ashes to Ashes, All The Young Dudes, Changes, China Girl, Fashion, Fame, Starman, Rebel Rebel, Sound & Vision, Modern Love and many more.

Tickets for the celebration of one of music’s legends are available from the Box Office on 01792 475715 or can be purchased online at www.swanseagrand.co.uk and are £25.00*
*All tickets include a 50p Restoration Fund contribution. Online booking fee applies.









SOME GUYS HAVE ALL THE LUCK -
THE ROD STEWART STORY
Swansea Grand Theatre
Thursday 1 June 7.30pm


Some Guys Have All the Luck is a fantastic theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons, Rod Stewart, from street busker through to international superstar and is at Swansea Grand Theatre on Thursday 1st June at 7.30pm.

Paul Metcalfe delivers an authentic and charismatic performance assuming the persona of this legendary singer-songwriter right down to the last detail, from the distinctive vocals to the swaggering showmanship that have made Rod Stewart one of the most loved performers of all time.

The show includes all the massive hits from Rod’s incredible career, including classics like Maggie May, Baby Jane and Da Ya Think I’m Sexy through to big ballads such as Sailing, You’re In My Heart and Tonight’s The Night. There’ll also be favourites from his days with the Faces, such as Stay With Me and Twistin’ The Night Away and timeless Motown tunes from the album Soulbook.

Tickets for this evening of authentic musical entertainment are available from the Box Office on 01792 475715 or can be purchased online at www.swanseagrand.co.uk and are £21.00* with selected concessions available.
*All tickets include a 50p Restoration Fund contribution. Online booking fee applies.

ELO AGAIN –
RETURN TO THE BLUE TOUR
Swansea Grand Theatre
Friday 2 June 7.30pm

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of ELO's iconic album, Out Of The Blue, ELO Again, is at Swansea Grand Theatre on Friday 2 June at 7.30pm with its Return to the Blue tour.

ELO Again pays tribute to the beautifully crafted songs of Jeff Lynne and ELO’s unique symphonic rock style. The show includes all the unforgettable classics, such as Mr Blue Sky, Livin’ Thing, Turn to Stone, Sweet Talking Woman, Shine A Little Love, Hold On Tight, Confusion, Evil Woman, Telephone Line, Don’t Bring Me Down and many more.

Jeff Lynne wrote and arranged all the group’s original compositions and produced every album. ELO accumulated thirty nine Top 20 hit singles in the UK and US and have sold over fifty million records worldwide and have collected a host of music industry awards.

Re-live the amazing sounds of the Electric Light Orchestra with ELO Again. Tickets are available from the Box Office on 01792 475715 or can be purchased online at www.swanseagrand.co.uk and are £22.50*.
*All tickets include a 50p Restoration Fund contribution. Online booking fee applies.

THAT’LL BE THE DAY
Swansea Grand Theatre
Saturday 3rd June 7.30pm

Prepare for a nostalgia party extravaganza as the legendary That’ll Be the Day returns to Swansea Grand Theatre on Saturday 3rd June at 7.30pm with its brand new show.

That’ll Be the Day is all about recreating nostalgia with entertainment, reflecting the music and tone of an era that changed the course of music history and youth culture forever.

Having delighted audiences throughout the UK for over three decades, That’ll Be the Day is back entertaining audiences with classic gold hits from the 1950s, 60s, and 70s and with more side-splitting comedy.

Originally established on the cabaret circuit in the late 1980s, the show began playing regional theatres in the early 1990s. Now it performs over two hundred shows a year to capacity audiences across the UK. Trevor Payne (who first created the show) still directs, produces and stars in the production today.

That’ll Be the Day is renowned for its work with worthy causes, particularly Childline, Help For Heroes and more recently Make-A-Wish® UK. This is a very special charity with a single purpose, to grant magical wishes to children and young people aged 3-17 fighting life-threatening conditions. In its first year of collecting, That’ll Be the Day raised over £70,000 in donations for Make-A-Wish® UK from its truly generous audiences across the UK!

Tickets for this rock ‘n’ roll variety spectacular are available from the Box Office on 01792 475715 or can be purchased online at www.swanseagrand.co.uk and are £21.00 & £24.50*
* All tickets include a 50p Restoration Fund contribution. Online booking fee applies.
Swansea Grand Theatre  
web site
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Jo Hicks
e-mail: Jo.Hicks@swansea.gov.uk
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