Go to Carole King’s Tapestry – 50th Anniversary In Concert

Saturday 8 May 2021 7:30pm

One of Australia's finest leading ladies, ESTHER HANNAFORD, joined by an all-star band to celebrate 50 years of Carole King’s landmark album, Tapestry. Released on February 10, 1971, Tapestry immediately hit #1 on the Billboard chart and remained there for 15 consecutive weeks. Home to timeless classics such as ‘I Feel the Earth Move’, ‘So Far Away’, ‘You’ve Got a Friend’, ‘It’s Too Late’, ‘Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow’, ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’, the album resided on the Billboard charts for a staggering five years and went on to be the biggest selling female album of all time with more than 25 million copies sold, before being surpassed by another megastar, Whitney Houston. The 2021 50th anniversary tour will present Tapestry complete from start to finish, as well as a selection of Carole King hits and songs she wrote for fellow multi-platinum selling artists. Singing these songs will be Esther, accompanied by a band comprised of some of Australia’s finest contemporary musicians that includes musical director and Jet bassist Mark Wilson; keyboardists Clio Renner and Louis Macklin; guitarist and vocalist Olivia Bartley (Olympia) and drummer Pete Marin. Tapestry is one of the most popular and enduring albums, and Carole King is one of the most successful songwriters of all time. Canberra Theatre Centre is a seated venue. Please remain in your allocated seat during the performance.

Show details:

Synopsis

Saturday 8 May 2021
7:30pm

One of Australia’s finest leading ladies, ESTHER HANNAFORD, joined by an all-star band to celebrate 50 years of Carole King’s landmark album, Tapestry.

Released on February 10, 1971, Tapestry immediately hit #1 on the Billboard chart and remained there for 15 consecutive weeks.

Home to timeless classics such as ‘I Feel the Earth Move’, ‘So Far Away’, ‘You’ve Got a Friend’, ‘It’s Too Late’, ‘Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow’, ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’, the album resided on the Billboard charts for a staggering five years and went on to be the biggest selling female album of all time with more than 25 million copies sold, before being surpassed by another megastar, Whitney Houston.

The 2021 50th anniversary tour will present Tapestry complete from start to finish, as well as a selection of Carole King hits and songs she wrote for fellow multi-platinum selling artists.

Singing these songs will be Esther, accompanied by a band comprised of some of Australia’s finest contemporary musicians that includes musical director and Jet bassist Mark Wilson; keyboardists Clio Renner and Louis Macklin; guitarist and vocalist Olivia Bartley (Olympia) and drummer Pete Marin.

Tapestry is one of the most popular and enduring albums, and Carole King is one of the most successful songwriters of all time.

Canberra Theatre Centre is a seated venue. Please remain in your allocated seat during the performance.

General Information

Events at Canberra Theatre Centre are held in accordance with the directions of ACT Health, and if there are changes to these directions we will provide updates via our website and through direct contact with ticket holders.

This performance will include precautions such as reduced seating capacity, electronic collection of contact tracing details for every ticket holder, hand sanitisation stations on entry, increased cleaning of public spaces and high-touch surfaces, modifications to air-conditioning systems and staff training in COVID safe procedures.

VIP Inclusions

List of inclusions

  • One (1) Premium Reserved Seat in the first ten (10) rows
  • One drink voucher to redeem for a beer, wine or soft drink
  • Commemorative VIP Tour Laminate
  • Designated VIP check-in and onsite staff

Live Nation VIP Package Terms and Conditions:

  • Please note that the contact details provided at the point of purchase (email, mobile, mailing address) are the details used to communicate all VIP information.
  • A TEXT with a link to VIP instructions OR an EMAIL, will be sent 3-5 business days before the event with timings and additional information. Please contact vip@livenation.com.au if this is not received. We also send reminder texts the day of the show detailing the time and location of check in.
  • VIP purchasers may need to arrive 1-2 hours before doors open to ensure delivery of all benefits.
  • Original purchasers name must be known in order to check-in and receive your benefits.
  • VIP inclusions (e.g. laminate, drink voucher or merchandise item) will be redeemed and collected on the night of the show (unless otherwise advised).
  • Given the dynamic nature of live events, we may need to make changes to parts of your VIP Package including seating arrangements, start times, merchandise, food and beverage service arrangements and other things. Where we do this, we will ensure that you will be provided with alternatives that overall have an equivalent value as your package.
  • If applicable, Early Entry refers to first access onto the floor, there is no sectioned off area (unless otherwise stated).
  • If applicable, collectible laminate is commemorative only and does not gain or authorise access into the venue or backstage areas.
  • Choose carefully as we will not provide refunds for a change of mind or because you can’t make the event. Refunds will only be paid where required by applicable law, including the Australian Consumer Law.
  • For any questions regarding your concert ticket, please reach out to the point of purchase.

Any enquiries about your Experience check out our FAQs or drops us an email: vip@livenation.com.au

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Live Nation

CATEGORY:
Popular Music

DURATION:
TBC

WARNING:
This performance contains strobe lighting and fog/haze effects.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This performance is suitable for children.

VENUE:
Canberra Theatre
SEATING PLAN
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Additional Information:
Concession prices not available for all shows. Where Concession prices are listed, proof of eligibility for Concession must be presented to Canberra Ticketing staff upon collection of tickets or full price may be charged. Eligible Concession may include Pensioner, Full Time Student, Seniors, Unemployed, Under 27 or Child (15 years and under) and are at the discretion of the show. Not all types of Concessions may apply for the show you have selected.

 

NEED TO KNOW

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Please be aware that the Canberra Theatre Centre has no obligation to honour tickets purchased via unauthorised re-sellers. If you attend the event with a ticket purchased via an unauthorised re-seller such as Ticketmaster Resale, Viagogo, Ticketbis, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia or otherwise, you may be refused entry to the event.

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