Famed for an endless repertoire of the voices of the world’s top singers Joe Longthorne MBE is coming to the Kenton.
Joe’s incredible career in showbiz began with appearances on TV’s Junior Showtime. His big break came in 1981 when he was a finalist on London Weekend Television’s iconic Search for a Star.
This led to appearances at the London Palladium with Bob Hope and The Talk of the Town. Joe received the Variety Club of Britain award as Most Promising Artiste of the Year. Television specials in the UK and USA followed
A special greatest hits performance is promised in a rollercoaster ride of songs and as Joe performs with his own talented live band. From Tom Jones to Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr, Joe inhabits their vocal stylings flawlessly.
With million-selling albums and sell-out concerts around the world, Joe’s legacy speaks for itself.
“Joe can do me better than I can do myself” – Shirley Bassey
“The finest talent. He is up there at the top” – Bob Hope
Support comes from George King,a regular face on TV during the Eighties appearing on hit shows The Comedians, Live at Her Majesty’s and New Faces.
(includes £1 theatre restoration levy)
Running time: 95 minutes (includes a 20 minute interval)