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Here's To You

Heres_To_You_website19 - 29 March 2020
Music tribute show

Fall in love with Simon & Garfunkel all over again in this dynamic, and uplifting musical journey through more than 20 classic hits!

Simon and Garfunkel’s great catalogue provides a carousel of memories that will be on display for a limited season in Durban and promises to be the hottest musical ticket in town.  With a sensational cast of multi-talented performers who bring this timeless music alive in a theatrical setting, HERE`S TO YOU is a fresh take on Simon & Garfunkel`s classic songs that speak to all ages.  Expect to hear all the hits, including BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER, CECILIA, THE SOUND OF SILENCE, SCARBOROUGH FAIR, YOU CAN CALL ME AL, MRS. ROBINSON and GRACELAND.

HERE’S TO YOU Is performed by a stellar all South African cast of 8 talented singers who all play musical instruments.  Under the Musical Directorhip of Wessel Odendaal, the cast is lead by Josh Ansley (#thevoiceSA2017 Runner-up) on guitar with Ashleigh Butcher on Guitar/Ukelele/Bass Guitar, Daniel Geddes on Keyboards/Guitar, Hanna So on Piano/Violin/Cello, Justin Swartz on Cajon/Percussion, Durbanite Phindile Dube (#Idols2017) on Percussion and Sanli Jooste on Cello.

The show features thrillingly fresh, yet faithful re-interpretations of Simon & Garfunkel`s evergreen songs, blending nostalgia and imagination, so that generations, young and old can discover the magic of their music as if for the very first time.  Bookings will be through Computicket, or at the venue, one hour prior to the performance.

 

Cast:
Josh Ansley  |  Ashleigh Butcher  |  Phindile Dube  |  Daniel Geddes
Sanli Jooste  |  Hanna So  |  Justin Swartz  |  Wessel Odendaal

Produced by:
VR Theatrical

Director:
Timothy le Roux

Musical Director:
Wessel Odendaal

Lighting Designer:
Oliver Hauser

Set Designer:
Nadine Minnaar


More Information and Photos:
Jaco van Rensburg | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it | +27 82 773 5397

 

ABOUT VR THEATRICAL

HERE’S TO YOU is produced by VR THEATRICAL, who burst onto the theatrical scene in 2016 with their smash hit musical I LOVE YOU, YOU’RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE.  In the next 2 years they produce a string of SA premieres of existing Broadway material including HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, AVENUE Q and ROCK OF AGES, and stage some original adaptation, including PETER AND THE WOLF, a musical adaptation of THE LITTLE PRINCE and Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL.

HERE’S TO YOU was originally produced in 2019 at Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino and enjoyed a sold out season.  The production will be revived in 2020 and will enjoy a national tour.