Exactly 75 years since Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s announcement of the end of the Second World War, the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra plus special guests will unite the nation for an inspiring and patriotic evening.
VE Day 75 With The Daily Mail, presented by SSAFA, the UK’s oldest national tri-service military charity, takes place on Friday 8 May. On this special May Bank Holiday, the county will come together for an unforgettable night of commemoration and celebration, broadcast to cinemas nationwide live from a sold-out Royal Albert Hall.
Audiences will enjoy stirring and emotional music from some of Britain’s greatest composers - from Elgar’s Nimrod to Walton’s Spitfire Prelude & Fugue, Holst’s Planet Suite to Ron Goodwin’s Battle Of Britain Theme and many more. There will also be on stage appearances by Second World War Veterans.
This event is in support of SSAFA. The Armed Forces charity offers support to those currently serving, regulars and Reservists, in the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, British Army and Royal Air Force, Veterans and military families, as well as Veterans from the Merchant Navy. vent Start Time including pre-recorded Pre Show 7pm
Royal Albert Hall Live Stream commences 7.30pm
Interval & Duration 8.30pm
There will be interval content available 25 mins duration
Event End Time 10/10.15pm
Genres: LIVE BROADCAST
Running Time: 180
Mick Fleetwood has assembled a stellar cast of musicians to celebrate the music that established Fleetwood Mac as one of the biggest bands in the world – the music of Peter Green. With a line-up featuring Neil Finn (Crowded House), Noel Gallagher (Oasis), Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top), David Gilmour (Pink Floyd), Kirk Hammett (Metallica), Jonny Lang, John Mayall (John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers), Christine McVie (Fleetwood Mac), Pete Townshend (The Who), Steven Tyler (Aerosmith) and Bill Wyman (Rolling Stones), this once-in-a-lifetime concert event captured at The London Palladium on 25th February is an absolute must-see for any music fan out there.
Genres: Live Perfromance
Matthew Bourne’s Red Shoes, the Olivier Award-winning smash hit, in cinemas for the first time The triumphant adaptation of the legendary Powell & Pressburger film A tale of obsession, possession and one girl's dream to be the greatest dancer in the world Danced to the achingly romantic music of golden age Hollywood composer Bernard Herrmann Winner of two Olivier Awards and honored by the LA Critics’ Awards for choreography and design Starring the critically acclaimed dancers Adam Cooper, Ashley Shaw and Dominic North Filmed live at Sadler’s Wells, London in January 2020
Genres: Live Performance
Running Time: 97
Music has the magical power to heal and to bring people together like no other art form. Following his very successful 70th birthday concert in cinemas, André Rieu invites you and your loved ones to a spectacular evening of music from his hometown Maastricht. Happy Together will be the feel-good music cinema event of the year! You are never alone when you have André in your life. No-one can pull at your heartstrings, move you to tears and make you laugh quite like the King of Waltz! Revel in the enchanting sound of André Rieu’s violin, along with his incomparable Johann Strauss Orchestra, world-class sopranos and the Platin Tenors. Get ready for a magnificent open-air concert featuring popular classics, show-tunes and of course, waltzes that carry you away. This unique cinema experience also brings you surprise special guests, backstage access and an exclusive interview with the maestro himself. So be our guest for this musical celebration making new friends in cinemas as you sing along, sway and waltz in the aisles... see you there!
Running Time: 180