Branson’s top song and dance act and “world’s best” Beatles tribute band close out 2014 at Venice Theatre Dec. 27 – 31
(Venice, FL) Venice Theatre will continue to provide lively entertainment over the holidays with two MainStage events playing Dec. 27 through New Year’s Eve. First, Branson, Missouri’s Red, Hot & Blue! will “dance through the decades” on Dec. 27 & 28. Then, on Dec. 29, 30 and 31, Britishmania will cover the Beatles’ greatest hits from “Love Me Do” to “Let It Be.” All performances begin at 8 p.m. Prices range from $35 on the 27th through 30th to $45 on the 31st. The New Year’s Eve concert is a celebration complete with champagne and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are available at www.venicestage.com or by calling 941-488-1115. Venice Theatre is located at 140 W. Tampa Ave. on the island in Venice.
More about Red, Hot & Blue!: Venice Theatre’s concert-goers love having Red, Hot & Blue! on the roster of events, so this song and dance group is back by popular demand. Coming to Venice straight from Branson, Missouri, Red, Hot & Blue! cast members sing and dance their hearts out in a high energy, beautifully costumed production. Audiences are transported on a nostalgic journey through the Big Band Era of the ‘40s, the Rockin’ ‘50s, the eclectic ‘60s, the disco flash of the ‘70s, ending with a few more current selections and an All-American salute to veterans. Red, Hot…& Blue! has won numerous awards over the years, including Best Vocal Group, Best Overall Dance Group, Best Morning Show for 8 years, and Best Costumes of the Year for 12 years. (by the Branson Show Awards and Branson Critic.com)
More about Britishmania: Established in 2003, Britishmania has developed into one of the leading Beatles Tribute Bands in the world performing in a wide variety of venues. With authentic period costumes and gear, Britishmania transports audiences to the 1960s to re-live the music from the most influential band of all time. Britishmania has the experience, professionalism and musicianship along with the on-stage banter to delight any audience!
Tickets and money-saving passes for all Venice Theatre shows through June 2015 are available at the box office at 941- 488-1115 or online at www.venicestage.com. Gift certificates are also available and make great stocking stuffers.
Venice Theatre is located at 140 W. Tampa Ave. on the island in Venice. Box office hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays, and one hour before show time.
140 W. Tampa Ave
Venice, FL 34285
Venice Theatre’s mission is making a dramatic impact on all stages of life. The second-largest out of 10,000 community theatres in the United States, it is located at 140 W. Tampa Ave .on the island in Venice, FL. Its MainStage offers seating for 432 patrons and features musicals, plays, concerts and special events. Its Yvonne Pinkerton Theatre seats 90 patrons and is home to the theatre’s “Generations”, Stage II and Cabaret Series. In addition to providing entertainment to the community, Venice Theatre has a wide range of education and outreach programs for children and adults.