If you’re planning on visiting the nearby city of London, Ontario from April 16 through May 18, prepare to be swept away! That’s when “Dance Legends” will take over the stage of the beautiful and historic Grand Theatre, located at 471 Richmond St.
From the creators of the ever-popular “Twist and Shout: The British Invasion” and “Legends” comes a show that is sure to put some spring in your step! Dance Legends celebrates the art of dance with an energetic tribute to legendary dancers and choreographers. Get swept away by the soft shoe grace of Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers and Gene Kelly, the toe-tapping talent of Sammy Davis Jr., the elegance of Cyd Charisse and the iconic moves of Michael Jackson. Dance, music and comedy will leave you energized and inspired.
The Grand Theatre, which opened in 1901, has hosted well-known performers such as W.C. Fields, Sarah Bernhardt, Michael Redgrave, Donald O’Connor, Sidney Poitier, Jessica Tandy, Hume Cronyn, Maggie Smith, Michael Burgess, William Hutt, Martha Henry, Karen Kain, Victor Garber, Sandra Oh, Leonard Nimoy and more. It is considered one of the most beautiful and well-respected theatres in all of Canada.
For more information or to purchase tickets, please call The Grand Theatre Box Office at (519) 672-8800 or visit www.grandtheatre.com. And for helpful information on planning a quick getaway to nearby London, please visit www.londontourism.ca.