Boasting stars from the West End, a brand-new spectacular featuring the kings of swing, Sammy Davis Jnr, Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra, is coming to Lincoln’s Theatre Royal next week in Rat Pack Live.
Described as possessing all the panache and attitude of Sammy, Dean and Frank during their Vegas heyday hit show Rat Pack Live combines the sound of big band swing with an all-star cast.
The evening’s Dino, Mark Halliday, has performed as Dean Martin to critical acclaim both in the West End of London and in international touring productions.Spirit glass in one hand, microphone in the other, he captures Martin’s polished irreverence on beautifully-performed songs like Ain’t That a Kick in the Head, Mambo Italiano and That’s Amore.
The evening’s Frank Sinatra, Stephen Rashbrook, has played Ol’ Blue Eyes at the Strand, Savoy and Adelphi Theatres in the West End of London and on UK, European and US tours.
And Jim Whitley, as Sammy Davis Jnr has toured extensively as both Sammy and Nat King Cole and has previously performed at New York’s Rainbow Rooms.
Together they combine ‘swingsationally’ in Rat Pack Live.
Featuring all the patter and razzamatazz of the Rat Pack’s infamous live stage show, prepare to experience the definition of cool and stack of classic hits including Everybody Loves Somebody, Volare, Memories are Made of This, Black Magic, Me and My Shadow, Fly Me to the Moon, My Kind of Town, My Way, New York, Luck Be A Lady and the Lady is a Tramp.
Rat Pack Live is at the Theatre Royal next Friday night (17th October) at 7.30pm and tickets priced £22.50 are available from the box office on 01522 51999.