Lakeside Proms, the perfect intimate setting for an outdoor Summer’s evening with the internationally renowned Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. The R.P.O. has performed in major concert venues across the UK and around the world and will be performing for 2 nights lakeside at the NEC.
Saturday 4th August - Symphonic Rock
Sunday 5th August - The Music of John Williams
(See below for more information)
Gates will open at 5pm on both evenings with a great selection of food and drink options to suit all tastes.
The event will conclude with a firework finale across the lake.
VIP tickets include:
- Access to the exclusive VIP beach
- VIP bar
- Front of stage standing gold circle access
Please note, no food/drink can be bought into the event.
Picnic blankets and fold up chairs are welcome beyond a certain point. No gazebos or tents are permitted
Finish time 10pm approx..
The lineup for each evening;
Saturday 4th August
Hear your musical heroes come to life for one epic night Lakeside at the NEC in this must-see show of classic rock anthems and hit songs performed by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra.
The open-air show will feature a spectacular light show to accompany the iconic music of: Queen, Bon Jovi, David Bowie, The Rolling Stones, Michael Jackson, The Eagles and many more, followed by a finale firework display across the lake!
The playlist includes such greats as;
Eric Clapton - Layla
The Kinks -You Really Got Me
Michael Jackson - Thriller
Robbie Wiliams - Angels
Meatloaf - Bat Out of Hell
George Michael - Faith
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
Sunday 5th August
The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra celebrates the musical brilliance of John Williams, undoubtedly one of the world's most prolific and respected film composers. As the most Oscar-nominated man alive, John Williams has unleashed the power of the film score in over seventy-five blockbuster classics.
In this action packed open air show Lakeside at the NEC, the Orchestra will perform his superb orchestrations and legendary melodies, including music from Star Wars, Indiana Jones, E.T., Harry Potter, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Superman, Jaws, Jurassic Park, Schindler's List, Hook, Fiddler on the Roof, Home Alone, War Horse and many more, followed by a finale firework display!
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