Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council has confirmed the full City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) programme for Concerts in the Park 2019 and it promises classics and hits from blockbuster films and musicals guaranteed to get Concert goers on their feet, dancing and singing along on Saturday 29 June.
The annual highlight of the Royal Town’s summer calendar, Concerts in the Park is a chance to enjoy exceptional music, fine food and a glass or two of bubbly in the glorious surroundings of Sutton Park. Tickets are available via https://www.suttoncoldfieldtowncouncil.gov.uk/concerts-2019/
CBSO, one of the world’s greatest orchestra’s, will be joined by Conductor Michael Seal who has brought his energy and enthusiasm to the finest Orchestras across the UK and internationally. Returning to Concerts in the Park for the second time, Michael will take the audience on a musical adventure from Defying Gravity to I Dreamed a Dream with a rousing end to the open-air concert once again with Edward Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 followed by C. Hubert H. Parry’s Jerusalem. The programme is perfect for all ages.
Joining Michael and the orchestra on stage is acclaimed British Musical Theatre actress Louise Dearman. Louise is widely known for her many performances in London’s West End, UK National Tours and the UK and international concert arena; bringing her amazing vocals and theatrical wonder to Sutton Park.
Leader of Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council Councillor Simon Ward said: “This programme will certainly get everyone up on their feet and singing along, I am delighted that it includes classics from films and musicals that we will all recognise as well as bringing the Proms feel that we’ve grown to love at Concerts in the Park. We are delighted to welcome back Michael Seal and we welcome Louise Dearman to our Royal Town for the first time. Tickets are still available and this year promises to be a real treat, I urge people to book their tickets so as not to miss out.”
Michael Seal, Associate Conductor CBSO said: “I am delighted to be returning to conduct the CBSO in Sutton Park again this year. It is such a special setting in which to play and perform and if my last experience is anything to go by, the audience just makes it all so much more enjoyable! Here’s hoping for some lovely summer weather and a joyful night of music making.”
Louise Dearman, soloist said: “I’m so looking forward to performing in Concerts In The Park and in such a magical setting. We are bringing the WestEnd to Sutton Coldfield!”
On Saturday doors open at 3.30pm with the first act on stage at 4.30pm. Supporting the orchestra this year, aiming to get audiences out of their camping chairs, off their picnic mat and swinging their stuff are UK Jive act the Jive Aces! Famed worldwide for their high-energy spectacular showmanship and for being the first live band to reach the final rounds of “Britain’s Got Talent”, The Jive Aces have firmly established themselves as the UK’s No.1 Jive & Swing band.
Tickets are £25 for adults and £15 for children and those on benefits and this year this year tickets are available online via the Town Council website at www.suttoncoldfieldtowncouncil.gov.uk/concerts
Concerts in the Park is supported by the Sutton Coldfield Charitable Trust.