This weeks Throwback Thursday recalls an early personal appearance by Pet topping the bill on a Variety line-up at Leicester’s De Montfort Hall on Sunday 18th February 1951.
In recent years, Disney fans of all ages have been enthralled by the Disney on Ice shows which have toured the UK. Characters from Cars, Finding Nemo, Frozen as well as Mickey Mouse & friends have graced arenas for sell-out performances and given magical recreations of the Disney films.
The 1969 West End production of Mame starred Ginger Rogers in the title role at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
Throwback Thursday continues its celebration of live performance as actress Judy Matheson remembers the UK tour of the comedy-farce Boeing-Boeing which starred Richard O Sullivan, Sally Thomsett and Yootha Joyce from TV’s Man About The House.
Our Throwback Thursday looks at a charity concert The Kings Singers performed at Newport’s Dolman Theatre in 1982.
The magic of early 20th century Lancashire singer, songwriter and musician George Formby returned to theatres in early 1992 as Turned out Nice Again-The George Formby Story toured theatre venues across the UK.