SINATRA AND ME STARRING RICHARD SHELTON AND THE JOBURG BIG BAND
Direct from Los Angeles and the West End ! Award winning RICHARD SHELTON in SINATRA AND ME a musical celebration of the hits of Frank Sinatra with the 17 piece Joburg Big Band led by Adam Howard. All the hits, All the nostalgia in a heart stopping, eye-popping recreation of the music of the legendary Sinatra.
HOT SINATRA SONGS TO COOL THE JOZI SUMMER NIGHTS!
Direct from the West End and Los Angeles, Award winning actor and singer Richard Shelton presents the hit show SINATRA AND ME- an evening of the music of FRANK SINATRA accompanied by Adam Howard’s 17 piece Joburg Big Band. This highly acclaimed show kicks off its Joburg season on the Mandela stage at the Joburg Theatre on 21st March for Four performances only.
Following his ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’ award winning performance as Frank Sinatra in ‘Rat Pack Confidential’ join Richard Shelton as he recreates magical moments in Sinatra’s musical career.
Hear the world’s greatest Sinatra interpreter sing the coolest Sinatra songs at the Joburg Theatre. An unforgettable night of song and storytelling.
‘Richard Shelton’s splendidly tough yet laid back performance’
Benedict Nightingale, The Times
All the Sinatra signature hits are there: ‘Come Fly with Me’, ‘The Lady is a Tramp’, ‘Moonlight in Vermont’ and ‘My Way’; “strangers in the Night”; “I got you under my skin”: amongst Other Sinatra classic hits sung with great verve and polish. Close your eyes and it’s the real thing!
‘A stand-out performance from Richard Shelton as a steely eyed Sinatra’
Alan Hulme, Manchester Evening News
Richard has performed for HRH Prince Charles at Windsor Castle, for Sir Elton John at his ‘White Tie and Tiara Ball‘, with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the BBC Concert Orchestra, the BBC Big Band, at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club in London and on countless international TV and radio shows.
As an actor, Richard is known to British TV audiences for playing series regular Dr Adam Forsythe in the TV show Emmerdale. Richard recently made his US TV debut playing Mr Benson in ‘House of Lies’.
‘Singing the hits with style, Sinatra is marvelously played by Richard Shelton”
Charles Spencer, The Daily Telegraph