‘Fleetwood Mac: Rumours’ at Old Grey

2015-09-16 06:00
The cast of ‘Fleetwood Mac: Rumours’ which will be staged for two nights at Old Grey on October 2 and 3.

The cast of ‘Fleetwood Mac: Rumours’ which will be staged for two nights at Old Grey on October 2 and 3. Photo: SUPPLIED

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

CENTRESTAGE recreates the beautiful songbook of Fleetwood Mac as they present ‘Fleetwood Mac: Rumours’ for two nights at Old Grey on October 2 and 3.

The band once again consists of a group of consummate vocalists and musicians.

Andre Strydom, beloved for his fronting roles in Centrestage tributes to the likes of The Bee Gees and Neil Diamond, plays bass and is at the helm of this project as no amount of detail has been spared to recreate the beautiful Fleetwood Mac songbook with as much authenticity as possible.

Andre’s daughter and singing partner Caron plays the role of Christine McVie, whilst Lynne Cosme emulates the gravel voice of Stevie Nicks and plays keyboards in the band along with maestro “fingers” Fenlin Pitie.

The tribute to Fleetwood Mac places the emphasis on subtle instrumentation and textured harmonies.

Guitarist Alan Kozak plays Lindsay Buckingham, drummer Devon Van Rooyen is Mick Fleetwood and percussionist and acoustic guitar specialist John Dickin will showcase his guitar-picking style on several songs too.

Fleetwood Mac are originally a British blues band formed in 1967, which became a California-based pop group in the mid-seventies. They recorded the fourth most popular album of all time with their 1979 classic Rumours and went on to have a string of hits in the 90’s.

Songs featured in the show are mostly taken from their 1975 self-titled album, their 1987 album “Tango in the Night” and their live 1997 album “The Dance”, and of course, their epic 1979 album ‘Rumours’ on which the show title is based.

“Rumours” yielded a bumper crop of songs with enduring appeal, among them the Top 10 hits “Go Your Own Way,” “Dreams,” “Don’t Stop” and “You Make Loving Fun.”

Other songs covered include the likes of Gypsy, Dreams, Say You Love Me, Tusk, Little Lies, Seven Wonders, Sara, Big Love, Rhiannon, The Chain, Don’t Stop, Go Your Own Way, Second Hand News, Everywhere, Landslide, Gold Dust Woman and Never Going Back, amongst other favourites.

The show starts at 7:30pm. Tickets are R140 per person or R130 per person for eight tickets or more and can be booked at Computicket or by calling Wendy on 082 661 6921

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.


Man scores date with tennis superstar after Twitter bet

It’s a modern day Cinderella story, but one American man took ‘shoot your shot’ seriously in 2017.


You won't want to miss...

Who are the highest paid models of 2017?
10 gorgeous plus-sized models who aren't Ashley Graham
5 top leg exercises for men
10 best dressed men of 2017
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.