Ryder Cup Concert
WEDNESDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER 2014
THE EUROPEAN AND USA RYDER CUP TEAMS WILL HEAD A SHOWPIECE EVENT INCLUDING TOP MUSIC ACTS, A FULL ORCHESTRA AND SCOTLAND’S MAJOR ARTS BODIES TO CREATE A TRULY UNIQUE, ONCE IN A LIFETIME CONCERT. PLUS, MORE EXCITING NAMES STILL TO BE ANNOUNCED!
Jake Bugg, Texas, Twin Atlantic, Nina Nesbitt, Eddi Reader and Midge Ure will join Scottish Ballet, RSNO, National Theatre of Scotland and Scottish Opera are the first names to be announced for The 2014 Ryder Cup Gala Concert. The announcement will wet the appetites of culture fans with further additions as well as a headline act still to be announced.
As golf fans from across the globe gather in Scotland to experience The 2014 Ryder Cup (23-28 September), top names in golf, music and the arts will unite for one evening only to create an unmissable and extraordinary event.
On Wednesday 24 September, The SSE Hydro in Glasgow will play host to an awe-inspiring fusion of vibrant colour, stunning production and spectacular performances for the one-off The 2014 Ryder Cup Gala Concert.
Curated by celebrated Creative Director Kim Gavin, whose portfolio includes the London 2012 Closing Ceremony, Take That Progress Live Tour (2011) and the Concert for Diana (2007); world renowned talent from the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Scottish Ballet, Scottish Opera and the National Theatre of Scotland will share the stage for the first time with contemporary artists and select acts will perform unique collaborations with a full orchestra from the RSNO. With very special artists still to be announced, today’s news gives an insight into one of the most exciting shows ever staged in Scotland.
Flashes of fashion, bespoke short films and never-before-seen live performances will build the tension and excitement around The 2014 Ryder Cup as the audience is introduced to the European and USA Teams, meeting for the first time live on stage alongside captains, Paul McGinley and Tom Watson.
Please note that Level 3 is accessible by stairs only. Some areas of Level 2 and Level 3 may not be suitable for those with mobility difficulties, those who are not comfortable with heights or those who experience vertigo.
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