In line with the ’90s music revival (Take That have released a new album, Steps have regrouped and there have also been appearances from FIVE, Atomic Kitten and A1) WANNABE: The Spice Girls Show, the first major tour of Spice Girls themed theatre show, is coming to The Hawth this September.
Formed in 1994, the Spice Girls caught the world’s attention with their debut single WANNABE, released on 7 July 1996. The single became one of the best selling singles of all time, topping the charts in 37 countries and selling over 6 million copies worldwide.
The Spice Girls and their ‘girl power’ defined a generation, becoming pop icons for many children, teenagers and adults at the time. Now, 21 years after their first single launch, the fun filled, high octane Spice Girls concert, ‘WANNABE’ will continue to delight that audiences old and new.
WANNABE has been a success for 10 years, travelling around the world, performing the power group’s biggest hits. This popular tribute to Scary, Posh, Ginger, Baby and Sporty Spice are excited to be bringing their full concert tour to Crawley’s Hawth Theatre.
Representing the band, Anna Slater said: “We’re all obsessed with ’90s music and we wanted to make a big splash with this huge concert tour. We’re creating the ultimate girls night out and who doesn’t know the words to Spice Up Your Life or Stop?!”
The hits just keep coming from this show, with songs including Viva Forever, 2 Become 1, Who Do You Think You Are and a newly arranged medley covering the girls’ solo careers.
Performance: Sunday 3 September, Hawth Theatre. Tickets: £18.50 (Groups of 6 or more £15), available from The Hawth Box Office: 01293 553636 or online: hawth.co.uk.