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A Knight with A Dame: New Shows Added

NEW SHOWS ADDED

A Knight with A Dame


The most prestigious and entertaining concert event of 2006

DAME MALVINA MAJOR

and

SIR HOWARD MORRISON

PLUS: The (2006) Howard Morrison Quartet featuring Sir Howard, Jerry Merito, Howard Jr and Temuera Morrison
PLUS: Masterful violinist Ben Morrison - 19 years
PLUS: Sensational new 18-year-old artist Elizabeth Marvelly (personally selected by Dame Malvina)
And a specially assembled group of leading New Zealand musicians

Due to overwhelming demand, new shows have been added to the prestigious tour by two of our best-loved entertainers Sir Howard and Dame Malvina.

Tickets will go on sale on Saturday for new concerts in Sir Howard's home town of Rotorua, and New Plymouth will now enjoy a second concert, with the first selling out in days!

Producer Ian Magan says: “Sir Howard is delighted to be able to bring this fabulous concert tour home. It will also be special for Dame Malvina's protege Elizabeth Marvelly, from Rotorua too.

"It is wonderful that New Zealand has embraced this tour in the way they have, especially as it marks the end of Sir Howard’s testimonial year, celebrating 50 years in entertainment, and his seventieth year on this earth – not to mention also Dame Malvina’s 50th year also as a professional singer and entertainer."

Tickets on sale at Ticketek www.ticketek.co.nz and Ticket Direct www.ticketdirect.co.nz. Special Group and Seniors’ concessions will also be available in most centres.


A KNIGHT WITH A DAME
When & Where

September
Sat 30 Blenheim Marlborough Ctr
October
Mon 2 Nelson Trafalgar Centre
Tue 3 Greymouth Regent Theatre
Thu 5 Christchurch Town Hall
Fri 6 Timaru Theatre Royal
Sun 8 Dunedin Regent Theatre
Mon 9 Invercargill Civic Theatre SOLD OUT
Sun 15 Auckland Bruce Mason Centre
Tue 17 Tauranga Bay Court SOLD OUT
Thu 19 Palmerston North Regent Theatre
Sat 28 Hastings Hawkes Bay Opera House SOLD OUT
Sun 29 Wellington Michael Fowler Centre
Tue 31 New Plymouth TSB Showplace
November
Wed 1 Wanganui Royal Opera House
Fri 3 Hamilton Founders Theatre
Sat 4 Rotorua Opera House NEW
Tues 7 New Plymouth TSB Showplace NEW

Print quality photos available at www.skip.co.nz

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Bios:
- Sir Howard Morrison http://www.muzic.net.nz/artists/1533.html
- Dame Malvina Major http://www.wellingtonsinfonia.co.nz/bios_malvina_major.htm
- Elizabeth Marvelly http://elizabethmarvelly.co.nz/

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