Legendary group are touring to Hunstanton
The Drifters have announced their return to the stage with over 100 UK tour dates this year, performing all their classic hits from the last six decades.
They’re bringing their live show for one night only to Hunstanton, Princess Theatre on Saturday, October 23. The legendary group have previously been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Listed among the greatest artists of all time by Rolling Stone magazine they have produced an incredible list of hits including Saturday Night at the Movies, Come on Over to My Place, Stand By Me, Under the Boardwalk and many more.
Following the phenomenal success of their 65th anniversary tour, The Drifters will be back on the road with a line up hand-picked by Tina Treadwell herself, who is president of the Treadwell Entertainment Group and owner of The Drifters name.
Tina’s father started the group with Clyde McPhatter and brought in several greats thereafter such as Johnny Moore and Ben E King.
Her mother Faye was later responsible for bringing the group to the UK and overseeing hits such as More Than a Number and Kissin’ in the Back Row.
After the passing of her parents, it was down to Tina to continue the legacy of The Drifters name. Tina, who previously worked for Disney as an executive producer and casting director, believes this current line-up is one of the best to date and looks forward to the upcoming concert tour.
She said: “I am very excited that following our 65th anniversary year we have a new show for the fans who we invite to join us in celebrating this incredible and everlasting story of The Drifters.”
See The Drifters live at Princess Theatre, Saturday, October 23, 7.30pm. Tickets are available via the official tour website or via the Princess Theatre website or call the venue box office on 01485 532252.