Time of your life at trib show to Dirty Dancing
Lanarkshire musical fans are invited to have the time of their lives by snapping up tickets for a top production hitting the stage this weekend. Stage Acts Entertainment’s smash hit tribute to the greatest movie soundtrack of all time, An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show makes its debut at Motherwell Concert Hall on Saturday.
Embarking on its fifth anniversary tour, the show is a fully choreographed, highly interactive celebration of the music from the iconic movie.
Musical theatre stalwart Julian Essex-Spurrier will lead the production having played numerous iconic leading roles including Tony Manero in Saturday Night Fever, Rocky in The Rocky Horror
Picture Show, Riff in West Side Story and Rusty in Starlight Express.
He’s joined by Aimie Atkinson who was the winner of the BBC Radio 2 Voice of Musical Theatre and returns to the production for a third season having recently played the leading role of Penny in Carnaby Street The Musical and Chloe in the Take That musical, Never Forget.
An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show is directed by Paul Spicer with choreography by Leanne Harwood.
It promises to be a high energy emotional roller-coaster of an evening with breathtaking choreography and buckets of nostalgia. The audience can get on their feet and dance to the classic hot movie songs including, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Hey Baby, Wipeout, Do You Love Me, Hungry Eyes and the Oscar-winning (I’ve Had) The Time of My Life.
Paul Spicer said “The atmosphere is always electric. We totally encourage our audiences to sing and dance and immerse themselves in the summer of ’63. I watch people leave the theatre on a real high.
“I’ve seen people burst into tears of happiness! This is a multi-award winning soundtrack steeped in nostalgia. I challenge anyone to come along and not have a fantastic time.”
Please note this production is not affiliated with Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage in the West End or on tour in the UK or worldwide.
Tickets – priced £19.50 – for An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show at the box office on 01698 403120 or www.culturenl. co.uk.