What's On | Putting on the Ritz at The Lights | Andover & VillagesIndulge in an evening of musical nostalgia back to the days of the Big Band, when The Pasadena Roof Orchestra are in town on Friday, 1 June

The Lights is delighted to welcome back the dance orchestra with a big world-wide reputation, specialising in recreating the glories of popular dance music from the 1920s and 1930s.

The fun-packed show features timeless classics from the great American song book; those wonderful songs that miraculously lifted people’s spirits during the depression era, and which made household names of singers such as Bing Crosby, Al Bowlly, and Fred Astaire. The musicians master the arrangements and sound of the fabled American orchestras such as Duke Ellington and Fletcher Henderson, whilst also paying tribute to the great British dance Bands like Ray Noble or Ambrose.

Presenting the show, and putting on the top hat white tie and tails, is the suave singer and band leader Duncan Galloway. So pack up your troubles, come on get happy, and experience an evening of superlative live music, with more than a dash of wit and humour.