Elvis fans will be all shook up with the amazing look and sound of Chris Connor - we’ve got tickets to be won to see him in concert, writes Graham Walker
Regarded as one of the best Elvis tribute acts, he has toured the world and recently played the London Palladium.
He’s got the looks, the voice and the moves to earn him the reputation as one of the world’s leading Elvis impersonators.
And now you can see him back at Rotherham’s Dearne Playhouse, Friday, August 1, 7.30pm.
VIDEO: Press the play buttom to watch Chris Connor as Elvis performing One Night With You at the London Palladium - courtesy of Chris Connor Elvis Presley Tribute YoureTube Channel and video taken by Rosalind Sargent.
Following-up his astonishing full orchestra show in 2013, the immensely popular Chris Connor returns to the Playhouse.
His brand new production, starring The Steels. recreates some of Elvis’s most memorable performances, backed with a nine piece band.
It provides the perfect glimpse of Elvis at the height of his vocal powers, an entertaining genius who had the world at his feet.
The show features some of his best loved hits such as Burning Love, Blue Suede Shoes and Suspicious Minds some of his most famous ballads like Love Me Tender, Can’t Help Falling in Love and Are you Lonesome tonight and some of his most exciting but lesser known songs like Trouble/Guitar Man and Memories and not to leave out the most iconic Elvis songs If I Can Dream and American Trilogy.
Connor has had years of hugely successful experience.
For years he played Elvis in the hit show Legends, in Blackpool; he’s toured throughout the UK, Europe, Australia and America and he’s appeared regularly on TV and Radio.
He’s had two solo tours, one of them accompanied by The Sweet Inspirations - Elvis’ original backing singers.
Now he’s back on the road.
Tickets are £15 each for the show at Dearne Playhouse, Washington Rd, Goldthorpe - call 01709 894128 or visit www.dearneplayhouse.co.uk.
Also see The Star’s entertainments and listings site ay www.wow247.co.uk.
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