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The Drifters Girl

at Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Making its world premiere at Newcastle Theatre Royal prior to its much anticipated transfer to London's West End, discover the remarkable story of The Drifters, one of the world's greatest vocal groups, and the truth about the woman who made them.

Beverley Knight stars as Faye Treadwell, the legendary manager of The Drifters, who, alongside her husband, fought for three decades to turn Atlantic Records' hottest vocal group into a global phenomenon.

With an unbelievable soundtrack of some of the most iconic songs in history including Save the Last Dance for Me, Under the Boardwalk, Kissin' in the Back Row of the Movies, Stand by Me, Come on Over to My Place and Saturday Night at the Movies.

Featuring

The Drifters Girl

The Drifters Girl appearing at this event

Discover the remarkable story of The Drifters, one of the world's greatest vocal groups, and the truth about the woman who made them. The Drifters Girl tells the story of Faye Treadwell, the legendary manager of The Drifters, who, alongside her husband, fought for three decades to turn Atlantic Records' hottest vocal group into a global phenomenon. With an unbelievable soundtrack of some of the most iconic songs in history including Save the Last Dance for Me, Under the Boardwalk, Kissin' in the Back Row of the Movies, Stand by Me, Come on Over to My Place and Saturday Night at the Movies.

See 2 tour dates featuring The Drifters Girl

Beverley Knight

Beverley Knight appearing at this event

Three times MOBO award winner and Lifetime Achievement recipient from the Urban Music Awards. Beverley is a versatile British soul sensation, able to record unforgettable catchy pop songs and perform in musical theatre, taking the lead role in UK productions of The Bodyguard, Memphis The Musical and The Drifters Girl.

See 5 tour dates featuring Beverley Knight

Theatre Royal

  • 100 Grey Street
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • NE1 6BR

Website:
theatreroyal.co.uk
Booking:
08448 11 21 21
Disabled Booking:
08448 11 21 21

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