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Vera Lynn Tribute Acts: Lorrie Brown

Vera Lynn tribute act (Lorrie Brown) has performed her show ‘A Salute to Dame Vera Lynn’ at 5 Star hotels all over the world including Abu Dhabi, Dubai, France and Germany. She did two theatre tours with Danny La Rue and several more with Jimmy Cricket and Vince Hill. Lorrie also did a ‘Good Old Days’ tour with Duggie Chapman and was the support act for Ant & Dec.

You’ll hear all the classic wartime songs which made Dame Vera Lynn a national treasure, songs like: The White Cliffs of Dover, Lili Marlene, A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square, We’ll Meet Again and many of the old singalongs loved by all. The show runs for 50 minutes.

Some of the venues where Lorrie has performed include:
Sheffield City Hall
St.Davids Hall – (Cardiff)
Bournemouth Pavilion
Grimsby Auditorium
Dunstable Civic Hall
Hilton Hotels
Wisksteed Park Battle of Britain Weekend
Warner Holidays
Butlins Holiday Resorts
Shearings Holidays
P&O Cruises

As well as travelling around the world with her show, Lorrie gets a great deal of pleasure performing her unique tribute to Vera Lynn in residential care homes. She was even asked to perform for the Chelsea Pensioners at their barracks in London.

Television appearances include: GMTV, Calendar and an appearance in a 1940’s TV special on YTV.

“One of the best cabaret performances we have seen at this hotel” – Riviera Hotel (Weymouth)

“The voice of a nightingale” – Derbyshire Council

“Lorrie Browns voice was one of the highlights of the show” – The Stage Newspaper (London)

“She had the crowd on their feet” – Entertainment’s Manager (Warner Holiday Resorts)

Vera Lynn Tribute Acts: Lorrie Brown
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