MELANIE PARRY has masterfully created unique & original musical theatre production with a glittering musical tribute to one of Britain's greatest ladies of song Vera Lynn, re-creating the era & the beautiful voice of one of the world's greatest vocalist's, when Vera was known as the ‘Forces Sweetheart’ and inspired a nation of people with her patriotic wartime songs.
You will hear the remarkable voice of MELANIE PARRY as she skilfully sings so many of Vera's well known songs: "The White Cliffs Of Dover, Yours, A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square, Land Of Hope And Glory, I’ll Be Seeing You, This Is The Army Mr Jones, There’ll Always Be An England, Wish Me Luck As You Wave Me Goodbye, Lily Marlene, It’s A Lovely Day Tomorrow, We’ll Meet Again, Now Is The Hour, You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To & many more..
Produced and written by MELANIE PARRY this show is fully scripted and narrated, with added audio inclusion of Dame Vera Lynn speaking throughout.
All MS PARRY'S shows are renowned for including AV film footage, and this SELL OUT show also includes archival wartime film clips.
This show has been OFFICIALLY ENDORSED by the great Dame VERA LYNN herself.
- Venue Format
- Theatre, Hall
- Technical Rating
- Touring Party
- 1 Leading Artiste, 1 Musical Director on Piano, ( can include further musicians hired locally)
AV screen to be supplied by in house production
Artiste will supply own laptop and operator
MELANIE PARRY is one of Australia’s leading ladies of song and a celebrated cabaret theatre artiste, with over 35 years experience, renowned over the last 17 years for writing, producing and performing her first class musical shows for the performing arts and entertainment sectors.
MELANIE PARRY captivates her audiences during her performances with her amazing voice, enhanced by beautiful costumes and engaging personality, delivering great story telling and humour to all of her original musical productions.
MELANIE PARRY'S shows are renowned for including AV/power point presentations showing archival film clips throughout the narration, adding a wonderful visual dimension to her productions.
With an equally impressive list of TV and show credits in Britain, New Zealand, the USA, MELANIE PARRY has toured extensively throughout Australia.
MELANIE PARRY is firmly established as a consummate professional in the Australian entertainment and descends from a prominent showbiz family.
Melanie Parry’s productions are suited to the full scale evening concert arena as well as the popular morning melodie circuit. She currently has eight shows on offer.
Shows are available with Musical Director, employing local musicians to upscale her accompanying band to suit each venue.
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Unique Selling Point
VERA, The Magic of Dame Vera Lynn is special as it is the only show in Australia given the official seal of approval from the great Dame herself.
MELANIE PARRY has been personally honoured with Dame Vera Lynn's Endorsement to tell her Life story and continue her Legacy to the world.
This is the only OFFICIALLY ENDORSED production of Dame Vera's Life in Australia.
This show is a guaranteed to SELL OUT.
MELANIE PARRY'S shows quite often sell out a year in advance of her performance date.
All MELANIE PARRY'S shows are unique and covered by Copyright since 1999.
Melanie is available for TV, Radio and media promotions and publicity photographs etc. High quality merchandise, show reels for TVC promotions available and quality marketing materials posters, flyers, photos etc
MELANIE PARRY is always available and ready to fit in with any requirements for the venue publicity leading up to any engagement.
A thoroughly good time where the audience will be able to go away having experience the memories and wonderful nostalgia of this era.
Historical educational benefit with war time archival film clips shown during the presentation of the show.
This is a totally unique productions that has SOLD OUT in many theatre venues sometimes a year ahead of its scheduled show date.