80s Classical 2021

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Contact Details:

Millennium Square, Leeds

0113 376 0318

Leeds Inspired

80s Classical 2021

23rd July 2021 - 23rd July 2021

New date: In light of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and current government guidance, 80s Classical has been postponed to Friday 23 July 2021. Ticket holders for Friday 24 July 2020 will be contacted directly.

The 80s is back!

Experience some of the most iconic songs of the 80s reworked into breath-taking orchestral versions and performed live by the original artists, as 80s Classical returns for a second year to its spiritual home at Leeds Millennium Square.

Featuring Jimmy Somerville, Belinda Carlisle, Go West, Carol Decker (T'Pau) and John Parr together with Opera North's 60 piece orchestra, this is hit after hit of pure 80s gold!

Arranged and Conducted by Cliff Masterson

Why you need to be there:

  • Iconic songs, original artists, live orchestra!
  • Hits including: Don't Leave Me This Way, Never Can Say Goodbye, Heaven Is A Place On Earth, Leave A Light On, We Close Our Eyes, King Of Wishful Thinking, Shattered Dreams, China In Your Hand and St Elmo's Fire
  • Dance the night away to 80s classical including Don't Stop Believing, Africa, Can You Feel It and many, many more...
  • Party like it's the 80's in the city's biggest outdoor arena!

Running times

Doors | 6.30pm

DJ set | 6.45pm

Main performances | 8.15pm

Ends | 10.30pm

Additional information

U16s need to be accompanied by an adult

A number of street food catering concessions together with a fully licensed multi-pour festival style bar in partnership with Heineken will be available within the specially created outdoor arena. The venue is also fully accessible with a raised viewing platform, disabled toilets and a Changing Places high dependency unit. Find out more about accessibity.

Find out more and book tickets.

View dates & times

Friday 23rd July 2021 - 12:00am