Dreamboats and X Factor

Dreamboats And Petticoats, Congress Theatre, Eastbourne, April 10-14 (Wed, Thurs & Sat Mats 2.30pm).

INSPIRED by the 2007 smash hit album of the same name, Dreamboats and Petticoats is the ultimate Rock ‘N’ Roll musical and features some of the greatest songs ever written including tracks from; Roy Orbison, The Shadows, Eddie Cochran, Billy Fury, Chuck Berry and many more.

Joining the fantastic Dreamboats cast for the 2012 tour will be former X Factor contestant, Terry Winstanley. Scaffolder Terry made it through to judge’s houses after he impressed the panel with his rendition of Michael Bolton’s To Love Somebody, and won himself a legion of Twitter fans.

Written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, the team behind Goodnight Sweetheart, Birds of a Feather and Shine On Harvey Moon, this smash-hit production will give you the greatest time of your life - taking you back to a time where each passing week brought you another classic track.

It’s 1961 and emotions run high as young musicians Norman and Bobby compete to win a national song writing competition – and, more importantly, the attention of the gorgeous Sue! But when Bobby discovers that shy Laura is no slouch on the piano, love and rock ‘n’ roll fame, beckons.

Featuring classic tracks hit after hit includes; Let’s Dance, To Know Him Is To Love Him, Shaking All Over, In Dreams, Bobby’s Girl, Three Steps To Heaven, Little Town Flirt, Only Sixteen, Runaround Sue, Happy Birthday Sweet 16, What A Wonderful World, Let’s Twist Again and many more songss from music’s golden era.

Tickets are available from the box office on 01323 412000 or online www.eastbournetheatres.co.uk