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Scarborough Open Air Theatre 2018

Following the success of this year’s stellar performances, Scarborough Open Air Theatre has started to announce the 2018 line up.  Keep checking as more artists to be announced soon:

Thursday 21st June - The Script

Irish rock band The Script who this year scored their fourth Number 1 UK album – will play Europe’s largest open-air theatre on Thursday June 21st 2018.  Since arriving on the scene in 2008, The Script have sold more than 29 million records and given us such global hits as We Cry, The Man Who Can’t Be Moved, For The First Time, Hall Of Fame (featuring will.i.am) and Superheroes.  Their 2017 album Freedom Child topped the UK Official Albums Chart and lead single Rain picked up phenomenal radio airplay. To date, the video for Rain has been viewed more than 26 million times.  The Script – lead singer Danny O'Donoghue, guitarist Mark Sheehan and drummer Glen Power – are also one of the biggest live acts and have sold more than 1.4 million tickets for shows around the world.

Friday 22nd June - Gary Barlow

Gary Barlow is one of Britain’s most successful songwriters, having written 14 Number One singles, as well as being a six-time recipient of an Ivor Novello Award., This will be Gary’s first visit to Scarborough OAT – Europe’s largest open-air theatre – Gary last toured as a solo artist in 2014 to great acclaim from fans and critics alike, playing some of the biggest venues he had ever played including The O2 London, Birmingham LG Arena, Glasgow The SSE Hydro and Manchester Arena, Gary’s last solo record ‘Since I Saw You Last’ sold more than 600,000 copies.

Friday 29th June - Steps

Pop superstars Steps are heading to the Yorkshire coast in 2018 for a sensational night at Europe’s largest open-air theatre.

The Brit Award winning band are well and truly back after returning this year with their stunning new album Tears On The Dancefloor and a string of sold out arena shows. In a hit-packed career, Steps have scored 14 top 5 singles, sold more than 20 million records and reached Number One with three albums and three singles.

Saturday 30th June - Alfie Boe

Alfie Boe will headline what promises to be a magical night as Scarborough’s Open Air Theatre hosts a special Armed Forces Day concert on Saturday June 30th 2018.  Alfie’s exceptional voice has cemented him as one of Britain’s biggest selling, most popular and best loved vocalists of his generation. A hugely successful recording artist, he has conquered the world’s greatest stages and arenas as the star of such legendary stage productions as Les Misérables and La Bohème – together with his own sell-out concert tours.

Saturday 21st July - IL DIVO

IL DIVO return to the UK in Summer 2018 with the stunning ‘Castles and Country Tour’.  Il Divo are a global phenomenon achieving over 30 million album sales worldwide, more than 50 No.1 records, 160 Gold and Platinum sales awards and four ground-breaking world tours. The band’s sold-out Amor & Pasión dates in 2016 had critics praising their ability to “ignite hearts” (Brighton Argus) with their effortless charm and “magnificent vocals” (Belfast Live). Hits including “Regresa a mi (Unbreak My Heart)”, “The Time of Our Lives”, “Si voy a perderte (Don't wanna lose you)” and “I Believe in You (Je crois en toi)” are guaranteed to entrance and delight audiences.

For full information on all the performances, and how to get tickets, visit here

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