Cabaret artist PAULUS presents the loving tribute to his idol in Lichfield on Saturday 9 October and will be joined on stage by Music Director Michael Roulston.
Together, the two will prove what many have known for decades, that it takes two men to do a woman’s job – half as well!
The show, titled Looking For Me Friend, will remind audiences of twelve of Victoria’s most beloved songs over the decades, including It Would Never Have Worked, Reincarnation and the classic Ballad of Barry & Freda (Let’s Do It) as well as a few of his lesser-known and more poignant compositions.
In addition to the songs, PAULUS explores the musicality of Victoria’s skits and slogans, the Nordic accent and the modern “Polari” that has evolved among his legions of fans through the citation of his enormous work.
Directed by award-winning cabaret star Sarah-Louise Young, Looking For Me Friend is a nostalgic hour of fun filled with love, laughter and fabulous memories for Victoria Wood fans as well as the ‘Beginner’s Guide’ ultimate for the novice audience. his work.
A Hub spokesperson said: “We are delighted to bring this show to you in association with Lichfield Festival Friends, so come to the Hub for a Saturday night full of warmth, affection, laughter and longing and enjoy. of the combined talents of Victoria Wood. and PAULUS.
“Come on, let’s go! “
Tickets for the 8pm show, £ 15, are available online at thehubstmarys.co.uk or the Hub.