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The Drifters Girl starring Beverley Knight

The Drifters Girl

Sat 9 – Sat 23 Oct 2021
Main Stage, Theatre Royal


Tickets from: £16.00
Evenings: 7.30pm
Matinees: Thu 2pm & Sat 2.30pm (not Sat 9)
Running time: tbc (including interval)
Recommended: PG
Contains flashing lights

This production has been rescheduled from Sat 5 – Sat 19 Sep 2020


Making its world premiere here at Newcastle Theatre Royal prior to its much anticipated transfer to London’s West End, discover the remarkable story of The Drifters, one of the world’s greatest vocal groups, and the truth about the woman who made them.
Beverley Knight stars as Faye Treadwell, the legendary manager of The Drifters, who, alongside her husband, fought for three decades to turn Atlantic Records’ hottest vocal group into a global phenomenon.

With an unbelievable soundtrack of some of the most iconic songs in history including Save the Last Dance for Me, Under the Boardwalk, Kissin’ in the Back Row of the Movies, Stand by Me, Come on Over to My Place and Saturday Night at the Movies.

Book early and secure the best seats at the best price! We reserve the right to change prices.

A close up view of Layton Williams as Jamie


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