In their 12th year as ‘Best Big Band In The Land’ Chris Dean and The Syd Lawrence Orchestra are in top form once again in this new show On The Beat. It's bold, zippy and exuberant and never fails to entertain us.
With a high-flying start, the glorious music arrives triumphant, delivered by the Orchestra, the best in the business and you are hooked. Chris has a wonderful charisma, energy and charm on stage. His quick witted manner proves once again, that he possesses all of the attributes of being one of the best, making the show unique, fresh and a joy to watch. His imaginative spark snaps a show to life and makes the audience go Wow!
Featuring the music of Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, Billy May, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and many, many more. On The Beat recreates the unabashed, unquestioning romance that music lovers had with Big bands in the mid-20th century, not to mention the chemistry between a show and its audience. All reminders of the unmatched power of live entertainment!