Featuring The Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra, Sophie Evans, Peyee Chen and Tenors Unlimited, complete with a spellbinding firework display!
This 2 hour celebration of classical musical (with a Yorkshire twist) will give you and your friends and family plenty of chances to sing and clap along. Expect to hear a range of popular classical music, combined with some songs from musical theatre and of course the all waving flag finale for "Land of Hope & Glory" set to a spectacular firework display.
Lakeside Live is a four-day series of concerts featuring musical theatre legends, orchestral icons, the UK's number one rock & roll touring show and symphonic spectacular, with two spellbinding firework finales.
Opening the series on Thursday 19 August 2021 is That'll Be The Day. The best rock & roll show on the road takes audiences on a nostalgic rollercoaster ride of hits from the '50s, fab '60s, glam '70s and into the '80s. Get ready to be relentlessly entertained with high-energy performances.
Queen Symphonic will stun audiences on Friday 20 August. Celebrating the hits of Queen, blending rock with symphonic arrangements, Queen Symphonic features exceptional vocalists, a world-class rock band and the fantastic Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra. Experience the unforgettable magic of Queen with hits such as Crazy Little Thing Called Love, We Will Rock You, Don't Stop Me Now and Bohemian Rhapsody.
The Great Yorkshire Proms hosted by Aled Jones MBE takes place on Saturday 21 August, featuring an unmissable line-up of classical talent. Special guests include West End star Sophie Evans, soprano supreme Peyee Chen and the Rat Pack of Opera -Tenors Unlimited. The stars will be accompanied by The Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra, a 50-piece orchestra specifically created to support professional Yorkshire-based freelance musicians who have been hit hard by the pandemic.
The Lakeside Live series will end on Sunday 22 August with An Evening at the Musicals. Performing the world's greatest show tunes, the night features the stars of Les Misérables- The Barricade Boys. They'll be joined by West End stars Kerry Ellis, Jai Mcdowal and Trevor Dion Nicholas. No show tune spectacular would be complete without the West End Live Band, who'll be accompanying the star vocalists.