Frank Sinatra and Marilyn Monroe tribute will be at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Sunday, February 3

Kitty La Roar as Mariilyn Monroe at Chelmsford Civic Theatre

Kitty La Roar as Mariilyn Monroe at Chelmsford Civic Theatre - Credit: Archant

A tribute to Frank Sinatra and the artists of his era, including Marilyn Monroe, Peggy Lee and Bobby Darren, will be at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Sunday, February 3.

A tribute to Frank Sinatra and the artists of his era, including Marilyn Monroe, Peggy Lee and Bobby Darren, will be at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Sunday, February 3.

In a special matinee performance, Sinatra, Sequins and Swing: The Capitol Years Live, is a celebration the music and glamour of the 1950s.

The show focuses on Sinatra’s famed period at Capitol Records from 1953-61 and its legendary songs which became classics.

A highlight of the show is Marilyn Monroe’s song Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend from the film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. Vocalist Kevin Fitzsimmons plays Frank Sinatra and singer Kitty La Roar plays Marilyn Monroe.


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The Capitol Orchestra, featuring soloists from Ronnie Scott’s Big Band and the BBC Big Band, has been well-received by avid fans of the era at venues across the country.

Show 3pm. Tickets, £24.50 discount forchildren and students at £13 from 01245 606505 or www.chelmsford.gov.uk/theatres.

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