Join local charity Carers Leeds for an afternoon of great entertainment held in one of the UK’s oldest music halls. Five incredible acts from across the UK will come together for an afternoon of fun and entertainment. The Uke Variety Show will take place at City Varieties Music Hall, Swan Street, Leeds City Centre on Saturday 1st July from 4pm. Tickets are just £12 each or £10 for carers.
For over 20 years Carers Leeds has been committed to improving the lives of the city’s unpaid carers and helping them to continue caring. Based in Leeds city centre, it delivers confidential one-to-one and group support, as well as advice over the phone and online.
To book your tickets, call Carers Leeds on (0113 246 8338) or book online here.
About the acts
Opera-lele – George Bartle and Amanda Harkett offer a crossover act specialising in singing music from opera and musical theatre accompanied by the emotionally powerful yet understated twang of the ukulele.
Andy Eastwood – specialist in the ukulele, ukulele-banjo, violin and guitar, in a high-energy, upbeat stage act, he combines his showmanship and personality with remarkable vocal and instrumental artistry.
The Mersey Belles – cousins Nancy and Pearl will take you on a trip down memory lane infusing the ukulele with fabulous renditions of all the old classics from the 20’s right up to the 50’s.
Alan Yates – offers music including George Formby, Melody and old time ‘Sing-alongs’ for those trips down memory lane! 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, Rock & Roll, Beatles, Shadows and Eagles.
Ray and Jonny – Whether it is wartime songs, or cheeky ballads, these boys have something for everyone.
Master of Ceremonies Matthew Ward – returns to the City Varieties to host our splendid afternoon of music and merriment and will ensure that the afternoon runs smoothly and splendiferously.
The acts appearing are all giving their time and talents to show their support for the 72,000 carers living in Leeds. With your help, together we can support carers to take care of themselves, whilst caring for their loved ones.