The Music and Anecdotal Wit of an Old Age Pensioner
A Fellow of the Royal College of Music, Professor of the London College of Music, former Yes keyboard player, Watchdog presenter and renowned Grumpy Old Man, Rick Wakeman has led a rich and varied life. In his one-man solo show, he recounts hilarious and unlikely anecdotes from a career which has included musical collaborations with David Bowie, Cat Stevens and Elton John, as well as worldwide tours with his own bands, punctuated by displays of dazzling virtuosity on the piano.
This show was a sell-out success at the Edinburgh Fringe, where it won rave reviews and quickly became a ‘must-see’ of the festival. Come along and find out why life is rarely dull for Rick or those around him!
Reviews of the show from the Edinburgh Fringe:
‘A genuinely fascinating character, and unarguably talented performer, Wakeman’s show is a triumph’ ★★★★★ Fest magazine
‘A national treasure’ ★★★★ Broadway Baby
‘Great fun’ The Herald Scotland