Rebecca Storm | Bord Gais Energy Theatre

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Rebecca Storm | Bord Gais Energy Theatre

Bord Gais Energy Theatre
Tickets from €27.90

Rebecca Storm – The Men in Her Life

Thursday 14th December | Bord Gais Energy Theatre

Pat Egan presents a Sensational Concert with Rebecca Storm, the first Lady of Musical Theatre, with her Musicians and Singers. Rebecca sings the Classic Hits of the Great Contemporary Writers including Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Benny Anderson, Björn Ulvaeus, Barry Gibb, Jimmy McCarthy and more.

Featuring Special Guests Mark Trundle, Sharon McNamara, Mary Lowe and Alison Vard-Miller

At tender age of 23, Rebecca auditioned for her first Musical show ‘Blood Brothers’ and although a little young to play ‘Mrs. Johnstone’ – Liverpudlian Catholic mother of seven children – the author Willy Russell (‘Shirley Valentine’, ‘Educating Rita’) was so captivated by her voice, that he insisted Wardrobe & Make Up went to work to’ age’ the young actress.

Gaining rave reviews, Rebecca was catapulted into the world of Musical Theatre, playing some of the most demanding roles ever written for leading ladies: Eva Peron in ‘EVITA’, Fantine in ‘Les Misérables’, Grizabella in ‘Cats’, Florence in ‘Chess’, Rose in ‘Aspects Of Love’, Edith Piaf in ‘PIAF’, Joan of Arc in ‘Jeanne’ and more……….

In 1992 Rebecca devised, directed and starred in ‘Hollywood Ladies’. A tribute to her many influences from the Silver Screen; among them, Barbara Streisand, Judy Garland, Julie Andrews & Gracie Fields… and together with a company of fourteen singers & dancers was awarded Best Musical Review ’92.

Her recording career began in 1985 with a top twenty single ‘PUTTING ON THE SHOW’, quickly followed by ‘MR. LOVE’, the soundtrack from the David Puttnam film of the same name. Rebecca has been presented awards for her albums ‘ Ovation’, ‘Broadway By Storm’ and ‘Ireland By Storm’.

On television, she has enjoyed a wide and varied career, appearing as a guest on numerous variety shows and her own hour long specials; ‘An Evening with Rebecca Storm’ and ‘Rebecca At The Cork Opera House’.

She was very proud to be invited to sing for the King of Norway in Trondheim, at his coronation in 1991 and has performed several times for the British Royal family.

Rebecca has toured all around the world, selling out in numerous theatres, including the Glasgow Concert Hall, The Point Theatre Dublin, the Olavshallen Theatre Norway and many more.