The Celebration of Swing | BREC

The Celebration of Swing

Run Time 140 mins inc interval
Price From Adult $84.90 +BF | Concession $79.90 +BF | Groups 10+ $74.90 +BF | Youth (U25) $54.90 +BF
The Merchants of Bollywood The Celebration of Swing

Doors open time: 6:30pm
Performance start time: 7.30pm
Number of intervals at: 8.25pm to 8.45pm
Performance end time: 9.50pm

Saturday
07 May 2022
7:30 pm

NOSTALGIC, UNFORGETTABLE MUSIC FROM THE MOST FAMOUS BIG BANDS OF THE 1940s.

The Celebration of Swing will be a Big Band Blast! A concert spectacular honouring the famous American Big Band leaders and their Orchestras from the 1940’s, the golden era of swing.

This concert will feature John Morrison’s Swing City: fifteen musicians and singers, plus showcase two esteemed singers, Gregg Arthur and Jackie Cooper and Sydney’s top instrumental jazz soloists.

Musical Director, John Morrison is recognised as one of Australia’s leading jazz drummers, band leader and educator.

The concert’s music repertoire will highlight the greatest Big Band hits of the 1940’s, featuring the music of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Harry James, Benny Goodman and more.

This music is still recognised after 85 years…timeless icons of our culture.

Tickets & Venue Info

  If you experience any difficulties booking tickets, please contact our Box Office Team on 1300 661 272, Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.

  ACCESSIBILITY For accessible bookings please contact our Box Office Team on 1300 661 272. Our Box Office is open Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.

The safety of our patrons, staff, and community remains our priority, and we’re working hard to ensure your safety at BREC. From January 31st 2022 any persons 16 years and over entering BREC will be required to show proof of double dose vaccination, either in a digital or paper-based form along with approved identification. In future this direction may change to include additional doses. Please also ensure you wear a mask when visiting us and continue to check-in using ServiceWA, SafeWA or contact registers.. For further information please refer to our COVID 19 Policy

  We continue to encourage online bookings and contactless payments at the bar.

“Here is a great band making its mark in the 21st century with all the colour and trappings of a 1940s Hollywood movie set…no wonder it’s a hit!”

Kevin James, THE AUSTRALIAN

 

 

 

 

 

 

Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) Fund – an Australian Government initiative