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Post Punk and New Wave artists Toyah and Hazel O’Connor join forces to bring you their exciting new tour, “Electric Ladies of the 80s”.
Toyah is one of the most recognisable faces in UK pop culture, clocking up an impressive 10 hit singles and 8 hit albums including the gold selling Anthem and her 2019 chart success, In The Court of the Crimson Queen. Also an acclaimed actress, Toyah has performed on film and stages the world over including a role in the legendary Who film, Quadrophenia.
Hazel O’Connor set the benchmark high with her starring role in the legendary British film Breaking Glass for which she won the Variety Club Award and it’s accompanying soundtrack which saw her nominated for a BAFTA. Ever the prolific artist, Hazel continues to make new music and tour the world with her strong ethical message and recently released her acclaimed new album Hallelujah Moments.
Performing alongside their full electric band, each artist will perform their own set alongside some duets and surprises.
This hit packed retro fest will include such classics as Thunder In The Mountains, Eighth Day, It’s A Mystery, Will You, I Want To Be Free, D-Days and many more.
A colourful character, part of the '80s post-punk New Wave scene, Toyah had considerable chart success with hits such as It's A Mystery, I Want To Be Free and Brave New World. Alongside her ongoing recording career and role as a TV presenter, Toyah has also trod the boards with the lead role in the musical Anne Get Your Gun.
See 22 tour dates featuring Toyah Willcox
Hazel O'Connor is a British singer-songwriter and actress. She became famous in the early 1980s with hit singles 'Eighth Day', 'D-Days' and 'Will You', as well as starring in the film Breaking Glass.
See 27 tour dates featuring Hazel O'Connor
Buxton Opera House
- Water Street
- SK17 6XN