Fall in love with the music of Simon & Garfunkel all over again in this dynamic and uplifting musical journey through more than twenty of their classic hits. The familiar and chart-topping songs of the hit duo, Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel will be performed live at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre from 19 to 29 March 2020 by eight highly talented local singers in “Here’s to You” The Simon & Garfunkel Songbook national tour including Johannesburg Cape Town and for the first time Sasolburg. Tickets are on sale now at Computicket.
Take a trip down memory lane with the solo hits of Paul Simon and Simon & Garfunkel including Bridge Over Troubled Water, Cecilia, The Sound of Silence, Scarborough Fair, You can call me Al, Mrs Robinson and the mega-hit, Graceland. The show features fresh, yet faithful re-interpretations of Simon & Garfunkel`s evergreen songs, blending nostalgia and imagination, so that young can discover the magic of their music for the very first time and not-so-young will enjoy memories of the Simon & Garfunkel era.
HERE’S TO YOU was originally produced last year, making its debut at Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino Theatre where the show enjoyed a sold-out season and rave reviews. The show then successfully toured Cape Town. e
HERE’S TO YOU is performed by a stellar all South African cast of eight talented singers who also play musical instruments live in the show. Under the Musical Directorship of Wessel Odendaal (Saturday Night Fever, Hedwig and the Angry Inch) the cast is led by The Voice SA 2017 runner-up, Josh Ansley (Rock of Ages) on guitar with Ashleigh Butcher (Peppa Pig Live, Great Balls of Fire) playing the guitar, ukulele and bass guitar; assistant Musical Director, Daniel Geddes (Avenue Q, Charlotte’s Web) on keyboards and guitar; South Korean-born music teacher Hanna So on piano, violin and cello; Justin Swartz (Oliver Twist, West Side Story) on Cajon and percussion; Sanli Jooste (Sweeney Todd, The Sound of Music) on cello and Kwa Mashu-born Durbanite and top four finalist in Idols 2017, Phindile Dube (Dolphins by Starlight, Journey to Eternity) on percussion.
Special discounted offers available including an Early Bird 20% discount on top price tickets only, valid until 10 February as well as discounted ticket prices for children, students, pensioners and group bookings of 10 or more tickets.
Here’s to You begins its national tour in Johannesburg from 31 January to 8 March at Montecasino; thereafter performing in Sasolburg at the Etienne Rousseau Theatre on Thursday, 12 March, Friday, 13 March and Saturday, 14 March; then in Durban from Thursday, 19 March to Sunday, 29 March at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre followed by Cape Town at the Theatre on the Bay from Thursday, 03 April to Saturday, 25 April. Here’s to seeing you at the show!
Tickets are now available on Computicket…