A TRIBUTE TO THE OLDIES
a spectacular live show featuring post war songs
@ The Catholic Institute Theatre, Floriana
Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th April 2005
Musical Director: Mark Spiteri Lucas
Choreographer: Celaine Buhagiar
Set Design: Pierre Bonello
After obtaining considerable success in the musical and theatrical fields, Spiteri Lucas Entertainment and Bronk Productions respectively, joined all their resources and energies to stage one of the most spectacular live shows -
This entertaining show featured some of the most memorable tunes from the post war era. It gave the audience the opportunity to relive the excitement and great memories of post war music and its protagonists. Hit tunes by Elvis Presley, Fats Domino, Paul Anka, Cliff Richard, The Platters, Nat King Cole, crooners Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra as well as popular female artists like Marilyn Monroe, Shirley Bassey, and Connie Francis amongst others, featured prominently in this production. And with a star studded cast that included established artists like Debbie Scerri, Mary Rose Mallia, Glen Vella, Antonello Persiano, Triccas, Nadine Axisa, Eleanor Cassar, Neville Refalo, Leontine, Maria Mallia, Ivan Spiteri Lucas and upcoming singer Christabelle Borg the show was a huge success.
All artists were accompanied by a six piece band directed by Mark Spiteri Lucas (piano), which also included Kurt Spiteri Lucas (keyboards), Jesmond Baldacchino (drums), Joe "Pops" Muscat (saxophone), Fabio Caligari (guitar), Joe M. Vella (bass) as well as backing vocalists Tiziana Calleja and Mauro Kitcher. Celaine Buhagiar and her Dancel Dancers were responsible for choreography.