Oh Carol! The Story Of Neil Sedaka

This talented cast and their phenomenal band take to the stage to bring you a show dedicated to celebrating these giants of the pop world.

Oh Carol! The Story Of Neil Sedaka

About Oh Carol! The Story Of Neil Sedaka

12th August 2022
7.30pm
The Brunton Theatre
The Brunton Theatre Ladywell Way, Musselburgh EH21 6A
£23 (£21)
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A show dedicated to celebrating these giants of the pop world.

From humble beginnings to the dizzying heights of their successes the songwriting genius of Sedaka and Greenfield will go down in musical history as one of the most successful partnerships of all time.

Packed full of hits such as Calendar Girl, Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen, Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, [Is This The Way To] Amarillo, Stupid Cupid and of course Oh! Carol, masterpieces made famous not only by Sedaka but also other well known performers like Connie Francis, Tony Christie and Tom Jones.

This talented cast and their phenomenal band take to the stage to bring you a show dedicated to celebrating these giants of the pop world.

Approximate running time: 2 hours

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