LEISURE: Sunset Café Stompers to support the Mayor
THE Sunset Café Stompers will be performing at the Mayor of Ilminster’s charity evening next month at the Warehouse Theatre.
Cllr Val Keitch, Mayor of Ilminster, is delighted to playing host to the charity concert on Sunday, February 18, 2018, at the Warehouse Theatre in Brewery Lane with doors opening at 6.30pm in readiness for a 7pm start.
It will be the first time the Sunset Café Stompers have performed at the Warehouse and the band members are looking forward to bringing their amazing New Orleans jazz music to Ilminster.
The Stompers play the music of the jazz age including great melodies from Scott Joplin, Irving Berlin, Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington.
The band’s wide repertoire also features songs made famous by artists as diverse as Patsy Cline, Marilyn Monroe, Fats Domino, while beneath it all lies that enthralling pulse - the sound of New Orleans.
Proceeds from the evening will go to the Mayor of Ilminster’s Fund for local charities.
Tickets are priced £12 and available on-line from www.thewarehousetheatre.org.uk or Harrimans, Silver Street, Ilminster.