Rescheduled Date: The Sensational 60's Experience
Thursday 20th October 2022
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Rescheduled from Friday 22nd October 2021. All tickets remain valid for the new date on Thursday 20th October 2022. If you would like a refund please contact your point of purchase.
THE SENSATIONAL 60’s EXPERIENCE
The biggest and best 60’s show touring the UK returns to The Playhouse Whitley Bay for one night only on Friday 22nd October. The producers of the show Billy McGregor and Alan Wearmouth from Stageright Promotions have now toured and promoted the show for thirteen years. And perform over sixty shows nationwide in four months.
Both born and bred in Bedlington Northumberland, therefore making their only North East show a very special date on their tour schedule. The Playhouse is very special to them both as it’s only seven miles from their hometown. As performers Billy and Alan have both appeared at The Playhouse eight times from 2000 to 2009 therefore holding The Playhouse very close to their hearts. So now as promoters it’s a privilege to bring The Sensational 60’s Experience in for the second time.
With a brand new production for 2021. The Sensational 60’s Experience brings you a three hour 60’s spectacular of pure nostalgia. The show with the definite feel good factor will transport you back to that magical decade that was the 1960’s. Five legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten where you’ll find it impossible to remain in your seat.
Whether you come to relive your childhood memories or you just simply want to see what your parents have been raving about for all these years. Come and experience the musical phenomena of the 1960’s for yourself. Full of timeless classics, this is the must see 60’s show for 2021.
MIKE PENDER MBE (original voice of The Searchers) The Searchers were formed by Mike Pender and John McNally originally as a Skiffle group in Liverpool in 1959. As they went into the 60’s they turned to mainstream pop. They were rivalled only by The Beatles and Gerry and The Pacemakers. The band notched up 6 UK top ten hits with 3 of those reaching number one and spent 36 weeks in the top 10 of which 7 of those weeks were at the number 1 spot. Hits include Needles And Pins, Don’t Throw Your Love Away, Sweets For My Sweet, When You Walk In The Room.
THE TREMS (all former members of The Tremeloes) Starting out as an English beat group founded in Dagenham Essex in 1958, originally called Brian Poole And The Tremeloes. Hits include, Even The Bad Times Are Good, Do You Love Me, Call Me Number One and Silence Is Golden.
DOZY BEAKY MICK & TICH. Originally called Dave Dee And The Bostons formed in 1961. Changing their name to Dave Dee, Dozy Beaky Mick and Tich in 1964. In 1966 the band were in the charts for 50 weeks out of 52. In Germany alone in 1967, record sales out sold The Rolling Stones and The Beatles. Hits include Bend It, Zabadak and The Legend Of Xanadu plus many more.
THE FORTUNES. Hailing from Birmingham England, the band first came into prominence in 1964 with their hit single Caroline, which was used as the signature tune for the influential Pirate Radio Station of the same name. Other classics include, Storm In A Teacup, You’ve Got Your Troubles, Freedom Come Freedom Go.
THE DAKOTAS. Originally convened as a backing group from Manchester, the band were largely associated with Billy J Kramer. Hits include, Little Children, The Cruel Sea and Do You Want To Know A Secret
Step back in time to when pop music was at its very best.