The Best of British Show

We had a wonderful night on Battersea Power Station’s Coaling Jetty, hosted by The Turbine Theatre and Paul Taylor-Mills.

The Best of British was a live concert to raise us some much needed money with amazing talent from Londons’ musical theatre performing to a live band.

Singing songs by Elton John, Burt Bacharach, The Spice Girls, Robbie Williams, Amy Winehouse, Seal, David Bowie (and even Chas'n'Dave) amongst others, these amazing performers - who are still prevented from doing what they do best by the ongoing Covid-19 situation - gave their time up for free to step back on a stage and entertain us all.

The Thames has never rocked so much or had so much talent in one place - my goodness, how much we miss the theatre and the emotion of live performance!

And the venue was extraordinary - in the shadows of the four towers of Battersea Power Station and on a jetty out in the Thames (accessed by a bridge), it was a truly unique occasion for equally unique times - socially distanced and Covid secure of course!  Take a look at our pictures!

Thank you so much to them all - 
Kelly Ogbowu
Dom Simpson
Simon Bailey,
Sophie Isaacs
Oliver Ormson
Phoebe Panaretos
Charlie Stemp
Danielle Fiamanya
Matthew Croke
Lauren Ward
Luke Friend
Bronte Barbe
Lucie Jones
Danielle Steers
Zizi Strallen
Bleu Woodward. 

We look forward to a time when they can go back into the theatre and wow us all again - but in the meantime, we are so grateful and humbled for their support - and in such a wonderful location too!

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