Queen Machine Symphonic Featuring Kerry Ellis
Sunday 18 September 2022, 7.30pm
Picture: Kerry Ellis
WEST END & BROADWAY STAR KERRY ELLIS
JOINS ROCK TRIBUTE ROYALTY QUEEN MACHINE
FOR NEW ORCHESTRATED UK TOUR
The all-new tour Queen Machine Symphonic featuring Kerry Ellis will see Queen’s greatest hits performed by leading European tribute band Queen Machine accompanied by the London Symphonic Rock Orchestra and conducted by Matthew Freeman, creating an unforgettable night of rock anthems.
The all-new tour Queen Machine Symphonic Making their UK touring debut, Queen Machine are the go-to tribute band for the Official International Queen Fan Cluband are one of the most popular bands in their native Denmark and neighbouring Scandinavian countries where they repeatedly sell out shows. The all-new tour Queen Machine Symphonic Joining them will be the UK’s leading lady of musical theatre Kerry Ellis, who originated the role of Meat, in Queen musical We Will Rock You. Since then, she’s forged a long-standing musical relationship and friendship with Queen guitarist Brian May, who describes the stage star as having “Britain’s most beautiful voice”. He produced her debut album Anthems, and they jointly released the follow up Golden Days in 2017, as well as extensively touring the UK and Europe together. The all-new tour Queen Machine Symphonic Bjarke Baisner fronts Queen Machine, sounding and looking like a young Freddie Mercury, joined by Peter Møller Jeppesen on guitar, Henrik Østergaard on keys, Jens Lunde on bass and Paolo Romano Torquati on drums. The all-new tour Queen Machine Symphonic The Official International Queen Fan Club hails Queen Machine as: “Quite simply one of THE best Queen tribute bands we have ever had at any of our events – don’t miss them.”
Ben Hatton, Director of Theatre Touring for promoters Cuffe and Taylor, said: “For fans of the incredible music of Queen this promises to be a must-see show. Brian May describes Kerry Ellis’s voice as ‘perfect’, and she’s long been associated with her versions of Queen tracks.