SUN RECORDS, THE CONCERT *postponed until WED 19 APRIL 2023*
NEW DATE - WEDNESDAY 19 APRIL 2023 at 7.30pm (was Friday 24 June 2022)
Tickets - £26
Where Rock 'n' Roll Was Born - the Official Sun Records Concert Show
70 years on from when Sun Records was founded, the legendary record label that brought you Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins, Rufus Thomas and scores more rockin' pioneers, comes to life live on stage.
Revisit the recording studio in Memphis Tennessee where the distinctive Sun sound was crafted by musical visionary Sam Phillips.
His trailblazing Memphis studio brought us That's Alright Mama, Great Balls of Fire, I Walk the Line, Whole Lotta Shakin', Bear Cat, Blue Suede Shoes, Good Rockin' Tonight. . . hundreds of hits that would influence the world of music.
Starring a multi-talented cast of singers and amazing musicians, the official concert show takes you back to the birth place of rock'n'roll.
When & Where
This show has been rescheduled FROM 19TH FEBRUARY to:
Thursday 14 July 2022 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £30
Bowie Experience is a spectacular concert celebrating the sound and vision of David Bowie. A must see for all Bowie fans, the latest production features all the hits from A to Ziggy.
Bowie Experience continues to amaze audiences with an astounding attention to detail, bringing the golden years of David Bowie to theatres across the globe. So, put on your red shoes and Let’s Dance!
★★★★★ “Phenomenal” “Absolutely brilliant” Ticketmaster Reviews
★★★★★ 10/10 “Totally awesome”“Fantastic, Wow, Amazing” “Mind blowing” Facebook Reviews
Saturday 16 July, workshop from 10am, concert from 7pm
Join choral leader Sarah Harman and Cascapella members for a singing workshop & concert experience. Learn a newly composed song celebrating Newport as a place of sanctuary. OR just come along to enjoy our evening concert!
£20 - workshop and concert
£5 - concert only
Ymunwch â’r arweinydd corawl Sarah Harman ac aelodau Cascapella am weithdy canu a phrofiad cyngerdd. Dysgwch gânnewydd yn dathlu Casnewydd fel lle noddfa. NEU dewch draw i fwynhau ein cyngerdd nos!
£20 - gweithdy a chyngerdd
£5 - cyngerdd yn unig
Friday 11 March, this show has been postponed until FRIDAY 16 SEPTEMBER 2022 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £26.50
Over 50 years since the release of Rod’s first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart Story is back in theatres with a brand new show, bringing to the stage a fantastic live concert celebration of one of rock music’s most successful artistes of all time.
Capturing the excitement, energy and charisma that have made Rod a true rock icon, including those infamous moves and all the hits like Handbags & Gladrags, Maggie May, Baby Jane, Da Ya Think I’m Sexy, Sailing, Tonight’s The Night, The First Cut Is The Deepest, and You’re In My Heart.
Tickets - £28
Saturday 17 September at 7.30pm
From the producers who brought you Lost in Music and The Magic of Motown.
Get ready as we take you on a journey of Sweet Soul Music.
Join the Love train, as we give you the best of our Love and show you there ain’t nobody who does it better.
This powerful performance from our talented cast will showcase for you some of the biggest hits of a generation.
Featuring songs by Aretha Franklin, Earth wind and Fire, James Brown, Wilson Pickett, Sam and Dave, Chaka Khan, Tina Turner, The Pointer Sisters, Luther Vandross, Whitney Houston, Ben E King, Barry White and many many more.
So, make this the night to remember. Get your tickets now, for the must-see show of the year!
Saturday 24 September at 7.30pm
Tickets - £28.50
A night of laughter, cabaret, mystery, and glamour!
Roll up, roll up. . . a scintillating night out of sparkling entertainment – the UK’s longest running burlesque show – is back touring the nation. it’s bigger than ever.
Join us for the good old-fashioned night out as we bring you the ultimate variety show, blending stylish cabaret, comedy, music, circus and burlesque to light up all your senses.
With world-class entertainers and stars of the stage and screen – prepare for an extravaganza of glitz and glamour! Expect fun, feathers and fabulous costumes as we pick from the finest selection of specialty artistes, cabaret and circus
stars, comedians and champagne showgirls! It’s the perfect night for everyone. An Evening of Burlesque is filled with artistic spectacle that has enraptured audiences for centuries. This sensational variety show brings together a bounty
of beautiful stars for an unrivalled variety show for the 21st Century! Expect the unexpected with plenty of glitter and glamour! It’s cocktails and cabaret o’clock!
An Evening of Burlesque - we are waiting for you!
Wednesday 28 September at 7.30pm
Tickets - £29.50, concessions - £24.50, VIP Meet & Greet arrive for 6pm start - £72
The UK's No.1 classical vocal quartet, are back with another exhilarating tour - G4 LIVE!
Having exploded into the industry and the public's hearts back in 2004 on the first series of the X-Factor, G4 continue to blow people away, year after year, with their unique style and impactful harmonic vocals, which are incomparable to any other. They have to be heard live to truly appreciate the power and passion of their voices!
With five sell-out Christmas tours in consecutive years, G4 are thrilled to be returning to theatres in 2022 with their classic hits of Bohemian Rhapsody, My Way, Nessun Dorma and Creep plus recent heart-stopping tracks from their latest G4 ‘Love Songs’ album as they leave audiences screaming for more, night after night.
Thursday 29 September at 7.30pm
Early Bird Tickets - £18, must be booked before 30 April and subject to availability, after 30 April tickets - £23
30 Years of Rock ’n’ Rolling The World!
This breathtaking show has rock ’n’rolled audiences across the globe from Cardiff to California, to Bangkok and Swindon to Sweden and is guaranteed to have everyone singing along to the music and dancing in the aisles.
It stars some of the finest actor-musicians in the UK whose combined West End credits include Buddy,
Lennon, Forbidden Planet and Jailhouse Rock and was endorsed as Britain’s most popular Buddy Holly act when the boys guested on BBC One's Saturday night live , “The One and Only”, hosted by Graham Norton.
The show rarely pauses for breath and is, quite simply, the most compelling concert of its kind. The hits just keep on
coming - That’’t Matter Anymore, Raining My Heart, Oh Boy! – and much, much more.
Whatever the season, whatever the excuse to party, make your Heartbeat a little faster with the show that has thousands of fans the world over saying: “I can’t it’s not Buddy!”
Sunday 2 October at 5pm
Tickets - £11
Two exciting local choirs combine in this celebration of choral singing. Soul'd As Seen and Just Sing! youth choir will be joined by a professional live band as they perform a wide variety of music from the swing era to pop standards, modern classic choral and stage and screen favourites. Featuring beautiful harmonies, toe-tapping rhythms and exuberant energy, there's something here for everyone to enjoy. Directed by Susie Webb and Peter Banks.
Thursday 6 October at 7.30pm
Tickets - £27.50
From the producers of Seven Drunken Nights and Fairytale of New York, Carole -The Music of Carole King is a celebration of the music of one of the world’s greatest songwriters Carole King.
Following a fantastic debut tour in 2019 Carole returns to the stage with an even bigger production for 2022.
With a cast of the UK’s finest singers, dancers and musicians this wonderful staged concert takes you on an incredible journey from that early hotbed of creativity that was New York's Brill Building in the 1950’s and 1960’s through to the Troubadour Club and the California singer songwriter movement of the early 70’s.
The incredibly talented cast will bring you on a nostalgic trip down memory lane. Featuring not only songs from the Carole King Songbook but songs from some of the greatest songwriting partnerships of the 50’s and 60’s.
Songs that were recorded by some of the greatest artists of all time including Aretha Franklin, The Drifters, The Shirelles, Bobby Vee, The Monkees, The Beatles, Dusty Springfield, Little Eva, The Everly Brothers, James Taylor and of course Carole King herself.
Thursday 13 October at 7.30pm
Tickets - £24
Rave On is the 50’s and 60’s Rock and Roll sensation sweeping the nation. Featuring multiple award winning band the Bluejays, a group comprised of stars from West End Productions The Buddy Holly Story, Million Dollar Quartet, One Man Two Guvnors and Dreamboats and Petticoats, Rave On transports you back to the fabulous 50’s and the swinging 60’s in stunningly authentic style.
Charting the meteoric rise of Rock and Roll, Rave On is a thrilling tour through music’s most revolutionary decades. Prepare to be enthralled as the Bluejays recreate note perfect renditions of the songs that changed the world forever. Featuring the greatest hits from Rock and Roll’s golden eras, Rave On brings you the sounds of Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, The Beatles, Neil Sedaka, The Kinks, Connie Francis, Lulu, The Shadows and many more. Rave On is a musical experience like no other.
Saturday 15 October at 7.30pm
Tickets - £24
With sales of over 500 million The Ultimate Boyband Party Show takes us to the naughty 90’s with over 30 number - 1 hits from all your favourite Boy Bands... and this time they're ‘Back For Good’!
Join our open shirted
stud muffins as they body-pop to Boyband bangers ‘Backstreet Back’ and ‘Relight
My Fire’ before they step off their stools to serenade you with Boyband ballads
‘Flying Without Wings’, ‘A Million Love Songs’ and so many more.
So, dust off your Nokia 8210 and call your crew as we say
‘Everybody Get Up’ for a night out you’ll ‘Never Forget!’
Friday 21 October at 7.30pm
Tickets - £29.50
Are you ready for Love? Jimmy Love and our amazing band head down the Yellow Brick Road for two hours of glorious hits – Saturday Night’s Alright, Crocodile Rock, I’m Still Standing, Philadelphia Freedom and more. This is the world’s favourite celebration to a musical icon - Elton’s life and career live on stage.
This show has been rescheduled from Friday 11 February 2022 to FRIDAY 28 OCTOBER 2022 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £27.50
Getready to get LOST IN MUSIC!
The show that everyone is talking about, now even BIGGER!
Join us as we recreate the Magical 70’s and let us take you on a musical journey straight to the heart of Disco!
Relive some of the greatest songs of all time from artists such as Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sister Sledge and Chic.
Boasting a sensational live band, incredibly talented cast and stunning vocals, it’s the feel-good show of the year! Lose yourself with us and leave your troubles at home!
Saturday 29 October at 6pm
Tickets - £16.25, concessions - £14.25
Join us at our POP Forever concert and celebrate the music of our modern-day Pop superstars.
Sing along to your favourite Little Mix songs, dance to Doja Cat’s famous TikTok music trends and party to the music of other pop stars like Arianna Grande, Olivia Rodrigo and Jojo Siwa all live! Be involved in dance competitions, prize opportunities and a meet greet with our very own POP Forever cast! Suitable for all ages whether your 6 or 106, if you love Pop and are looking for fun, energetic and non-stop vibes to brighten your day then POP Forever is where the Pop party
Wednesday 9 November at 7.30pm
Tickets - £32.50
Celebrating over 50 years since the formation of the legendary West Coast Country Rock band The Eagles in 1971, The Illegal Eagles make a welcome return to Newport with a brand new production, promising more of their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail and incredible showmanship.
This critically acclaimed show features the very best from the Eagles’ catalogue of classics including ’Hotel California’, ‘Desperado’, ‘Take It Easy’, ‘New Kid In Town’, ‘Life In The Fast Lane’ and many more…
Thursday 10 November at 7.30pm
Celebrating over 50 years of one of rock’s most influential bands, this highly authentic show recreates the atmosphere of Floyd. Featuring songs from the iconic album “The Dark Side Of The Moon” and classics including“Wish You Were Here”,
“Shine On You Crazy Diamond”, “Another Brick In The Wall” and “Comfortably Numb”.
Saturday 12 November at 7.30pm
Direct from the West End and after a phenomenal sell out debut tour Fairytale of New York is back with an even bigger production for 2022, it’s the ultimate feelgood Irish-inspired Christmas show.
From the producers of Seven Drunken Nights -The Story of The Dubliners and featuring an international cast of singers, musicians and dancers Fairytale of New York brings you all of your favourite Christmas songs including Driving home for Christmas, White Christmas, Oh Holy Night, Winter’s Tale, Silent Night and of course The Fairytale of New York.
……and just when you think the party couldn’t get any better, this world class show also features some of the greatest Irish sing-a-long songs of all time including The Galway Girl, The Irish Rover, Wagon Wheel, Danny Boy, Dirty Old Town and The Black Velvet Band this magical Irish-inspired Christmas show will have people of all ages singing and laughing.
‘What a show! 5 stars’ - BBC
‘Terrific! 5 stars’ - BBC
‘5 stars’ – WhatsOn
Saturday 11 February 2023
Tickets - £28
Frankie -The Concert is an unbelievably accurate and authentic celebration of legendary hall-of-famer’s Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons.
That famous Frankie-falsetto, along with those incredible four-part harmonies, are lovingly recreated with absolute respect, astonishing attention to detail and a genuine love for the music that dominated two decades!
The incredible, award winning cast recreate the powerful falsetto of the 60’s &70’s icon with absolute perfection alongside expert musicianship to top off this high quality performance. It features spectacular eight-piece band including live brass, this show is unique, bringing Frankie Valli’s music back to life with actual concert recreations, and a few surprises!
The first half of the show celebrates the sixties’ golden years; Sherry, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Walk Like A Man, Bye Bye Baby, Let’s Hang On, Silence Is Golden, Ragdoll and Can’t Take My Eyes Off You. The second half of the show, celebrating the resurgence of The Four Seasons’ in the seventies, includes the anthem December 63 (Oh What A Night), Who Loves You, Grease (is the word), The Night, Beggin’, My Eyes Adored You, Fallen Angel and many more.
If you can’t see the real thing, go see Frankie – The Concert!
“Closest you can get without seeing the real thing” The Telegraph
“Best show we’ve ever seen” Four Seasons Memorabilia
“Wow” Frankie Valli’s musical director of 40 years, Robby Robinson
Saturday 29 April 2023 at 7.30pm
Standard tickets - £32.50, VIP tickets - £52.50 (receives a goody bag), Meet & Greet tickets - £82.50 (arrive for 5.45pm, meet and greet from 6pm).
Lulu has made music and memories with the greatest of all time. Elton John wrote songs with her, Bowie produced and recorded with her, McCartney duetted with her and one of the Bee Gees married her. It’s a story that has to be told and provides a once-in-a-lifetime insight into some of the world’s musical legends. Join Lulu as she shares, for the first time, many untold stories, her memories and experiences with the greats – and enjoy with her the music that has been her constant companion. This is Lulu - For The Record.
Tuesday 9 May 2023 at 7.30pm
Tickets- £32.50, VIP Goody Bag - £42.50, Meet & Greet - £82.50
Status Quo legend Francis Rossi is taking up his acoustic guitar to bring you a selection of well-known hits and some previously not-performed-live-before tunes. It’ll be a unique evening in which Francis will reprise fan favourites from a remarkable 50+ year career. Expect original-style, acoustic versions of Quo classics ,threaded together with chat in this music based evening. Meet and greet packages are available for those wishing to meet Francis before the show.
Saturday 13 May 2023 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £25
Andy Fairweather Low shot to fame as Lead Singer in Amen Corner singing massive hits like 'Bend Me Shape Me', 'Hello Suzy' and '( If Paradise is ) Half As Nice' . A hugely successful Solo career followed with Wide Eyed And Legless being the biggest international hit from his three solo albums.
One of the most respected musicians in the world, Andy has played guitar with more legendary artists than most people can name – Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, The Band, Roger Waters ……..and hundreds more.
Andy now tours the world together with his band Ian Jennings - Bass & Vocals, Paul Beavis - Drums, Nick Pentelow - Sax & Clarinet & Richard Milner – Organ.
Friday 19 May 2023 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £28
Seen by over a million people, now in its 16th year! It’s no surprise that this show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history. Get ready for the biggest Motown party of the year. You will begoing Loco down in Acapulco as we take you back down memory lane with all the Motown classics from artists such as, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, The Supremes, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, The Jackson 5, Smokey Robinson, and many, many more.
Celebrate the sound of a generation with one very special night of The Magic of Motown!
Thursday 15 June 2023 at 7.30pm
Tickets - £28
From the producers of smash hit shows That’ll Be Day and Walk Right Back, comes the ultimate McCartney experience. Brand new for 2023, The McCartney Songbook takes to the stage recreating master works spanning over six decades.
Starring Peter John Jackson (Let It Be, The Sessions At Abbey Road, That’ll Be The Day), this fantastic production takes you on a musical journey of Sir Paul’s career from the early beginnings with the Fab Four, the Wings days and his prolific solo career with tales of life on the road and flashbacks to life in Liverpool.
With authentic costume and instrumentation complete with a fantastic live band, The McCartney Songbook features
over 40 monster hits including Band he Run, Can’t Buy Me Love, Yesterday, Live and Let Die, Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and Hey Jude. This amazing showcase of some of the greatest songs ever written is not to be missed!
Friday 16 June at 7.30pm
Tickets - £22, child 14 and under - £13.25, family of 4 - £66
Bronwen is a Welsh singer songwriter.
Her style sits between Country, Pop, Folk and Blues. She is proudly bilingual and an instrumentalist, playing piano and guitar from childhood.
Bronwen starred in and sang the theme song ‘Bread and Roses’ in the BAFTA Award Winning and Golden Globe nominated film ‘Pride’! She also received international acclaim during her time on BBC’s The Voice when she brought Tom Jones to tears.
Throughout lockdown Bronwen increased her fan base on social media performing over 45 live virtual concerts from her home studio. Her shows have gained over half a million views since March 2020, she loves connecting with people from all walks of life through her touching yet uplifting music.
Bronwen has become a TikTok sensation!
Her following grew by 14,000 fans as she went viral for her Welsh language covers of famous Pop songs, bagging herself an interview and segment twice on BBC Radio 1 with renowned DJ Greg James. Greg’s producer asked her to write a new musical link for the show and record a bilingual track, ‘Friday’ by Riton x Nightcrawlers just for Radio 1 which they played out to over 5 million listeners.
In July Bronwen is set to release her 2ndalbum ‘Canvas’ which she has written and co-produced with hugely talented producer Lee Mason.
Her single, ‘Hearts my Home’, is out now and has stirred up a storm receiving radio air plays and securing interviews with lots of high profile DJ’s throughout the UK.
This album is the pinnacle of Bronwen’s career so far, and she continues to promote the Welsh language through her fresh, exciting and heartfelt take on music and performance.
Saturday 9 September 2023 at 7.30pm
Standard tickets - £32.50, VIP tickets - £47.50 (receives a goody bag), Meet & Greet tickets - £82.50 (arrive for 5.45pm, meet and greet from 6pm)
He’s been a major star for four decades. Paul Young broke into the big time 40 years ago when No went to number one and spawned iconic hits like Wherever I Lay My Hat (That’s My Home). More success followed with the number one album The Secret Association and the worldwide hit You Go Away, not forgetting an appearance at Live Aid and more. Paul sustained that success – while having fun in his band, Los . Now, on the 40th anniversary of No , he’s releasing a remarkable new record and publishing his extraordinary memoir; both called Behind Lens. He’s touring the UK, too, where he’ll meet fans, sing hits and tell
stories about his incredible career. It’s time to revel in the classic hits and learn the stories behind them as Paul steps out from Behind Lens.
NEW DATE - FRIDAY 17 NOVEMBER 2023 at 7.30pm (was Friday 15 July 2022)
Tickets - £26
The 90s… Girl Power, Boy Bands, Mysterious Girls, and Men In Black…Things U Can’t Touch, Numbered Mambos, and Vidas that were Loca! Total 90s crams all that was good and great from the pop charts of the decade into a unique high energy experience – 21 chart-topping tribute acts, performing 45 smash hits! With bespoke video visuals and over 100 costume changes, authentically-choreographed multitalented performers bring it all back with the best party night to hit theatres……EVER!!! So, everybody get up and be ready for the mack to return in an evening which is guaranteed to spice up your life! The 1990s – you’ll definitely want to stay another day.