Sorrento Room Special Dance Events
The Aretha Franklin And Friends Soul Revue
Saturday 18 May 2024 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM (UTC+11)
With a special salute to the undeniable Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin – you do not want to miss this celebratory tribute to some of the most powerful legends of soul to ever grace the stage. If you’re a fan of
Aretha Franklin and Otis Redding, this May 18 concert is the show for you!
This is the soul music that inspired films including RESPECT, The Sapphires, The Blues Brothers and The Commitments – with the credibility and raw energy that comes from Memphis 1967.
Johnny G & The E Types honour some of the greatest soul voices with tributes to Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding, Etta James, Wilson Pickett,
Dusty Springfield, Mavis Staples, Eddie Floyd, Sam & Dave, Booker T & The MGs, Rufus Thomas, Solomon Burke, Sugar Pie De Santo and mo’.
Two of Sydney’s finest soul vocals, “Soul Sista # 1” Julz Di Sisto and the “Sultan Of Soul” Glenn Whitehall, will showcase soul classics including
Respect, You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman, Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay, Chain Of Fools, Mr Pitiful, Hard To Handle, Say A
Little Prayer, In The Midnight Hour, Knock On Wood, Mr Big Stuff, What A Man, Son Of A Preacher Man, Mustang Sally, Tell Mama, Baby I Love
You, I Can’t Stand The Rain. Do Right Man Do Right Woman, I Ain’t Never Loved A Man and mo’.
This is the Aretha Franklin And Friends Soul Revue featured on the ABC’s Sonic Journey.
Johnny G & The E Types is Sydney’s premier soul show. They have been selling out shows across Sydney. This high-octane, eight piece
band and horn section will have you grooving all night like it’s Memphis 1967. DiG iT! Come and shake yo' money-maker.
We'd like to introduce you to one of the finest soul shows Australia has to offer - Legendary keyboardist Johnny (G) Gauci on Hammond and Piano (Ed Kuepper,
Leonardo's Bride, Neil Murray, Dom Turner & The Rural Blues Project); “Soul Sista # 1” Julz Di Sisto (Ngariie, David Campbell, Bobby Fox); “The Sultan Of Sweat”
Glenn Whitehall, The Voice, The Eagles Show) Nick “The Colonel” Meredith (Cotton Keyes & Morris, Tim Finn, C, Matt Finish) on guitar; drums from Antero
“Skinny” Ceschin (Continental Blues Party, The Mighty Reapers); Emile “The Bottom Line” Nelson (Delta Goodrem, Christine Anu) on bass; Murray “Satisfaction”
Jackson on saxophone (Jersey Boys, The Mothership Orchestra); and Simon “Mr Fabulous” Ferenci on trumpet (King John Cleary, Watussi).
Concert is performed upstairs in the Sorrento Room @ Centro CBD
please note before purchasing tickets that unfortunately at this stage there is no disable access or lift
OFFER 1 Dinner & Show - $69 ( Main Meal only) & show
OFFER 2 Show Only - $39 Limited tickets but you can still enjoy a meal down stairs by booking our A La Carte restaurant prior to the show.
Desserts are always on offer to purchase on the night at the concert
Drinks can now be delivered to your table by ordering & paying through our Mr YUM Ordering App
Due to catering tickets are closed off on the day of the concert
but can still be purchased by phone or emailing us.
Doors open 6.30pm Dining starts 7.15pm Show time 8pm
Booking Fees Apply
IMPORTANT !! IF YOU MISSED TELLING US WHEN YOU BOOKED YOUR TICKETS PLEASE NOTIFY US BEFORE COMING TO THE SHOW IF YOU OR YOUR FRIENDS HAVE ANY DIETARY ISSUES OR ARE UNABLE TO EAT CERTAIN FOODS TO ALLOW US TO MAKE ALTERNATE MEALS FOR YOU IN TIME. MEALS COULD BE FISH, PORK, BEEF, CHICKEN or LAMB ALTERNATE SERVE.
Ticket cannot be exchanged or refunded for any reason including Covid illness or isolation unless the show is cancelled or rescheduled but tickets can be resold or given to other people