SHEILA WILL BE MALEFICENT IN PANTO
The Theatre Royal Windsor is this year’s panto venue for Sheila and she gets to play the very evil, and of course very glamorous, Maleficent in BEAUTY & THE BEAST. With the dashing Basil Brush as a co-star, it should be loads of fun! Previews start on December 3rd.
Book tickets here:
SHEILA’S ACID QUEEN TRIUMPH!
The amazing charity gala, for the Teenage Cancer Trust at the 02 Shepherds Bush Empire boasted a star-studded cast including Rizzle Kicks, The Strypes, Geddy Lee and, of course, Roger Daltrey himself.
Sheila nailed THE ACID QUEEN as you can see from these great photos and this quote from Ian Gittins in The Guardian “Three Degrees singer Sheila Ferguson appears not to have aged since 1973 as she shimmies through a taut yet psychedelic performance of The Acid Queen.”
Sheila IS the Acid Queen!
The Who have asked Sheila to perform in their WHO HITS 50, all-star concert at the 02 Shepherds Bush Empire on November 11th. Hosted by Chris Evans, the line-up also includes Liam Gallagher, Rizzle Kicks, The Strypes & Amy Macdonald and all proceeds go to the Teenage Cancer Trust, a great cause championed by Roger Daltrey for many years.
Tickets are on sale now and they’re selling fast, so get in there quickly for a real once-in-a-lifetime gig! Sheila says, “I am astounded, gobsmacked, chuffed ta bits and much much more!”
In May you can enjoy an evening of Sheila's music as part of a special Star Break at the lovely Warner Bembridge Coast Hotel on the Isle of Wight. Performing with her own live band, Sheila will be singing her most famous hits and her own favourite numbers - an evening that all fans will treasure in the beautiful surroundings of Bembridge.
Booking number: 0800 1 388 399
Sheila's a Legend
After a series of smash hit concerts last spring, Sheila is back on the road with David Gest's LEGENDS OF SOUL tour. Playing venues the length and breadth of the country, Sheila joins soul sensations Percy Sledge, Eddie Floyd, Candi Staton, Jodi Watley and many more in a spectacular evening of classic soul music. Some venues are nearly sold out so book as soon as you can for an evening you'll never forget!
Sheila is the coolest Fairy Godmother
Sheila will be dusting off her wings and wand as Fairy Godmother once again this Christmas as she heads to the Theatre Royal, Norwich for their spectacular pantomime, CINDERELLA. Sheila's delighted to be headlining one of the most popular family pantos in the country and spending the festive season in such a lovely city.
She will be starring opposite one of the most experienced and well-loved panto experts, Richard Gauntlett who has been a part of the Norwich panto for 13 years, as well as popular performers from TV's ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS and EMMERDALE. So it's bound to be full of fun and laughter and great music. Tickets are selling fast, thanks to the front page publicity that Sheila has been attracting, so make sure you get your tickets soon. See you there!
The critics are in no doubt that Sheila is the coolest Fairy Godmother in pantoland!
“Three degrees star Sheila Ferguson is a fabulous diva of a Fairy God Mother. … she delivers the finest singing voice of the night with her rendition of ‘One Moment in Time’.” (Entertainment Nottingham)
“Making dreams come true is self-professed ‘Cool and classy, sexy and sassy’ fairy godmother, American actress, and singer with the legendary trio ‘The Three Degrees’, Sheila Ferguson. She captivates the audience with a larger than life personality and, no surprise here, her fantastic singing voice. “ (This is Derbyshire)
“Sheila Ferguson’s richly-voiced Fairy Godmother” (The Stage)
“The stunning Fairy Godmother was former Three Degrees singer Sheila Ferguson.And if you've got one of the Three Degrees in your show, why not give her a big number? Ferguson's take on Whitney Houston's One Moment in Time was spectacular.” (Nottingham Post)
“Three Degrees singing legend Sheila Ferguson lit up the show as the Fairy Godmother, belting out her solos with her usual superstar glamour and pizzazz.” (Mansfield Chad)
You can get a sneak preview from last years CINDERELLA trailer:
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY
Sheila is honoured by the top British Showbiz Charity
At a glittering LEGENDS OF INDUSTRY ceremony at the Manchester Hilton in October, Sheila was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award by UK Variety. Along with Eamon Holmes for broadcasting, Lynda La Plante for literature, boxer Joe Calzaghe for sport and leading figures from other industries that support this great charity, Sheila received a trophy and the appreciation of an enthusiastic audience.
Variety has long been one of the best-loved organisations in showbiz, helping thousands of disadvantaged children every year in many practical ways. Best known, of course, are the distinctive Sunshine Buses that enable so many youngsters enjoy activities and outings. To be honoured by such a well established and respected organisation is a source of great pride. It was an evening Sheila willl never forget.
In the photo are: Joe Calzaghe (boxer), Phil Jones (MD of Brother UK), Andrew Collinge (Hairdressing), John Kennedy (construction), compere Paul Crone (Granada TV), Chief Barker of Variety Laurence Davis and Lynda La Plante.