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Glenn Miller Orchestra

Raymond Gubbay Christmas Festival 2023

The brass section of the Glenn Miller Orchestra performing on stage, with the double bassist in the background

The UK’s most celebrated big band returns, swinging you back in time with Glenn Miller’s own arrangements of favourite wartime chart toppers and hits from the forties.

The legendary Ray McVay leads this musical extravaganza into all the popular Miller hits including Moonlight Serenade, String of Pearls, In the Mood, Little Brown Jug and Chattanooga Choo Choo.

Catherine Sykes will sing a tribute to Judy Garland, and Mark Porter and Ray Wordsworth will be joined by John James bringing the ‘Kings of Cool’ to the show. Enjoy the energy of the Swing Time Jivers as they dance their way through Sing Sing Sing, Opus One and Running WildAudiences of all ages will be thrilled by the sound of this amazing Big Band.

This performance will finish at approximately 5.30pm, including a 20-minute interval

Promoted by Raymond Gubbay Ltd

Members enjoy 20% off tickets.

No booking fees. Subject to availability.

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Corporate Members enjoy discounted ticket prices for this performance.

2 tickets max per booking.

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Wheelchair spaces and free companion seats may now be booked online. 

Please select the relevant preferences on the access registration page during your booking so we can provide you with the correct information and discounts.

Booking a wheelchair space: Select a seat displaying the wheelchair user icon and then select wheelchair user ticket type. The ticket will be priced at the lowest price for that event. If you need an essential companion, please select the click the E icon next to the wheelchair space you have selected. 

Booking essential companion tickets: Please select at least two tickets and one of them will be automatically discounted to zero in the basket. 

Booking British Sign Language or Captioned Seats: Select seats in the area appropriate to your needs.

20% discount for groups of 10+. Contact [email protected] to make a group booking.

Subject to availability.

*Excludes £4 booking fee

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