Event Type Concert
A unique, exciting new live music stage show celebrating many of the world’s best loved U.S. artists & some of the most inspiring songs of a generation. Two hours of
A unique, exciting new live music stage show celebrating many of the world’s best loved U.S. artists & some of the most inspiring songs of a generation. Two hours of timeless, multi-million selling #1 chart hits! Classic songs that have been the soundtrack to countless music fans’ lives for decades.
The Americana Revue features music by some of the greatest singer / songwriter icons of the 20th Century, including: Bruce Springsteen, Eagles, Tom Petty, Fleetwood Mac, Bob Dylan, Jackson Browne, Johnny Cash, Elvis, Neil Diamond, Billy Joel, Tom Waits, Creedence Clearwater Revival, James Taylor, Paul Simon, Willie Nelson, The Traveling Wilburys, Black Crowes, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blackberry Smoke, ZZ Top & many others – performed with passion, heart & soul by a world class rockin’ band – guaranteed to deliver a fantastic show.
X Factor Finalist / international singing star Ben Mills is frontman / lead vocalist with The Americana Revue + the nine-piece band showcase three amazing female singer / dancers – Abi Orfila + sisters Isabella & Sophia Jones.
Musical Director / Guitarist James Cassidy says
“The Americana Revue” is a culmination of years of travelling the ‘States & playing music inspired by our song writing heroes. We all share a deep love & respect for Americana music & it’s a real joy to play our favourite songs with this amazing band, fronted by the incredible Ben Mills & including Andy Hartley / Keyboards; Martin Wisbey / Bass; Simon Jeffrey / Drums; Joe Ranger / Percussion.”
“Ben Mills – you have an AMAZING voice!”
“An Americana jukebox of greatest hits!”
Peter Anthony / Radio Caroline
Tickets £23.50 | £21.50 Concession (over 65s and under 18s)
Doors from 6.30pm
(Saturday) 7:30 pm
The Tower Theatre
North Road, Shorncliffe, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3HL
Get in the Christmas spirit and join us for an evening of Christmas carols, featuring the Hythe Salvation Army Band, with Lieutenant Susan Shorland-Compton, Hythe Christmas Community Choir, Ashford Concert Band,
Get in the Christmas spirit and join us for an evening of Christmas carols, featuring the Hythe Salvation Army Band, with Lieutenant Susan Shorland-Compton, Hythe Christmas Community Choir, Ashford Concert Band, Grace Carroll, and Steve Hawkins from FHODS, our compere Richard Carroll and Wesley Carroll as musical director, but mainly yourselves!
Suitable for all the family.
Tickets £4 | Children £1 | Family ticket £9 (2 adults and 2 children)
Doors from 5pm, for a 6pm start. The concert will last for 2 hours
(Sunday) 6:00 pm
The Tower Theatre, North Road
Together for over 25 years, The Jive Aces have been keeping the show on the road for three decades and become renowned worldwide for their high-energy live show having toured
Together for over 25 years, The Jive Aces have been keeping the show on the road for three decades and become renowned worldwide for their high-energy live show having toured in over 40 countries.
The band aim to spread smiles and cheer with their swingin’ music and classic vintage style from crooning smooth ballads to blasting honking rhythm & blues. Having played for Her Majesty the Queen, selling out the Royal Albert Hall, becoming the first band to reach the finals of Britain’s Got Talent or just entertaining at one of their 250 live shows a year, they continuously showcase why they are the UK’s No.1 Jive & Swing band!
With their trademark yellow suits and a repertoire that stretches from the timeless tunes of the swing era to the glitz of the Rat Pack with a dash of classic rock ’n’ roll, they perform songs in their unique upbeat style by such great artists as Louis Prima, Bobby Darin, Louis Armstrong, Sammy Davis Jr. and Ella Fitzgerald as well as a selection of superb original tunes.
The Jive Aces have earned their reputation and won several important awards including the City Of Derry International Music Award, the Variety Club Of Great Britain Award for their contribution to music & charity work and several film festival awards for their high production value music videos.
They have worked with many celebrities such as Van Morrison, Chick Corea (who performs two songs on their “Recipe for Rhythm” album), Kenny Ball (appearing on their “King of the Swingers” album, Kenny’s last ever recording), John Travolta, The Proclaimers, The Undertones, Status Quo, Keely Smith, Jamie Cullum, Priscilla Presley and Kirstie Allie to name just a few.
When the Jive Aces released a music video for their upbeat version of a much-loved theme song in the UK, “Bring Me Sunshine” it immediately went viral and to date has over 3.7 million views on YouTube. It is so popular in fact that a Doctor in Seattle actually prescribed the video to his patients to cure “the blues”! Their version of the song has also been used in countless TV shows including thrice on “Strictly Come Dancing”.
At the start of the pandemic with all their shows having just been postponed, the band decided to do an online live-streaming show called the “JiveStream” to keep up spirits. Not knowing how long this would last, they promised to do it every day which ended up being 500 consecutive, daily shows and as a result made a host of new fans and friends all over the globe from the USA to India and from Australia to Ireland. This is where the idea for their new album and tour “Keeping The Show On The Road” originated because through thick and thin they fought hard to bring people the music despite huge barriers!
The band are now glad to be back on the road doing what they do best, delivering their high-energy vintage style entertainment to audiences of all ages!
Standard £23.50 | Concessions £21.50 (over 65s, under 18s & full time students)
Doors open 6.30pm | Suitable 12+
(Friday) 7:30 pm
The Tower Theatre, North Road
We're delighted to welcome back The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment Band, supported by The Military Wives Choir, who are putting on this concert in aid of The Army Benevolent
We’re delighted to welcome back The Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment Band, supported by The Military Wives Choir, who are putting on this concert in aid of The Army Benevolent fund.
Doors from 6pm
(Saturday) 7:00 pm
The Tower Theatre, North Road