Famed for an endless repertoire of the voices of the world’s top singers – Shirley Bassey is moved to say “Joe can do me better than I can do myself” – Joe Longthorne MBE is coming to town.
A special greatest hits performance is promised in a rollercoaster ride of songs and as Joe performs with his own talented live band. From Tom Jones to Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr, Joe’s impressions are flawless.
Million-selling albums, sell-out concerts around the world – including the Royal Albert Hall – make Joe’s the hottest ticket in town.
Support is from George King, a regular face on TV during the Eighties appearing on hit shows The Comedians, Live at Her Majesty’s and New Faces.
“The finest talent. He is up there at the top” – Bob Hope
“The best vocal entertainer in the world” – Jimmy Tarbuck
“He’s the best, he can do me better than I can do myself” Dame Shirley Bassey
“I am a huge fan” – Sir Bruce Forsythe
“The entertainer of the century” – Ricky Tomlinson
“The human juke box” – Sir Terry Wogan
“Star of stars” – Sir Ken Dodd
IN IT FOR THE LONGTHORNE:
Joe’s incredible career in showbiz began with appearances on TV’s Junior Showtime. His big break came in 1981 when he was a finalist on London Weekend Television’s iconic Search for a Star.
This led to appearances at the London Palladium with Bob Hope and The Talk of the Town. A short time later, Joe received the Variety Club of Britain award as Most Promising Artiste of the Year. Television specials in the UK and USA followed.