THE internationally renowned Syd Lawrence Orchestra will be returning to the Congress Theatre on May 10 (7.30pm) with a brand new show called On The Beat.
Celebrating their 12th year as the ‘Best Big Band in the Land’ and featuring the music of Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Billy May, Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald, to name a few, the Syd Lawrence Orchestra are guaranteed to put you ‘In The Mood’ with a wonderful evening of music and entertainment.
Originally founded in 1967 by bandleader Syd Lawrence, the orchestra have performed for audiences across the UK, Europe and the World, with many appearances on television shows and at music festivals.
Since Syd’s retirement in 1996 Chris Dean has directed the band in his own unique and irrepressible style. Tickets cost £18-£19, call 412000.