Party band to the stars to raise money for St Albans cinema restoration project

The Overtures will be playing live at the Alban Arena in St Albans

The Overtures will be playing live at the Alban Arena in St Albans

Archant

One of Elton John’s favourite party bands will be coming to St Albans later this month to play a concert in aid of the Odyssey Cinema project.

The Overtures are due to appear live at the Alban Arena on Friday, January 17 at 8pm.

First choice band of rock stars at their parties, they have performed for ‘Rocket Man’ Elton John five times.

Ringo Starr, Sting and Elvis Costello have also called upon their services.

“They’re just the best band of their kind in the world,” said Elton John in GQ Magazine.

Tickets cost £18 and all profits will go towards the restoration of the old Odeon Cinema in London Road, to transform it into the luxurious Odyssey.

Call the Alban Arena box office on 01727 844488 or book online at www.alban-arena.co.uk

Related articles

0 comments

More news stories

Yesterday, 16:58

The East and North Herts NHS Trust’s carers lead and enhanced care team have both been shortlisted for top national nursing awards.

Fri, 18:28

It’s not too late to get a ticket for The Pride of Royston Talent Show, which will see acts take to the stage tomorrow night.

Fri, 10:00

As the national media reported extensively this week, there is a huge hole in funding for health care which needs to be met by streamlining and transforming NHS care. But with huge changes already having been made, North Herts is better placed to meet the challenges ahead than many areas of the UK.

Thu, 17:43

The family of Royston murderer Ian Stewart’s first wife today backed a police re-examination of her death.

”North

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter