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The Rat Pack Live From Las Vegas: Ella Fitzgerald Edition – Theatre Royal Haymarket, London

Devisor/Director: Mitch Sebastian Reviewer: Deborah Klayman Originally conceived by Mitch Sebastian in 2003, The Rat Pack has had numerous incarnations in the intervening years. This version, amended to celebrate Ella Fitzgerald’s centenary, proves that an oldie can still be a goodie. With a setting that nods to Sinatra at the Sands, the staging is simple and effective, with Matthew Freeman ...

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Christmas with the Rat Pack – Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Writer: Roy Smiles Director: Jo Kempton Reviewer: Selwyn Knight This is a joyous celebration of a moment in time, back in the early 1960s at the Sands Casino and Hotel, when Frank Sinatra and his friends, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr ruled the roost. Known as the Rat Pack, they started performing in the Copa Room while they were ...

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Christmas with The Rat Pack – Liverpool Empire Theatre

Director: Mitch Sebastian Reviewer: John Roberts [Rating:2] Celebrating its 12th season on the road, this Christmas based celebration set during the heyday of The Rat Pack aims to bring the golden years of Las Vegas and the famous concerts given by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. at the Sands Resort back to life. The trio were critically ...

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