Back by popular demand – One Night of Queen returns to The Ridgefield Playhouse… for two nights! Gary Mullen has been wowing audiences for twenty years portraying one of the most iconic lead singers in music history. For Mullen and the band, it’s not just about recreating the music – it’s about making audiences feel like they’re actually watching Queen and Freddie Mercury. One Night of Queen recreates the sound, look and showmanship of Queen — arguably one of the greatest rock bands of all time. They’ll return to The Ridgefield Playhouse for back to back performances on Tuesday, April 11, 2023 and Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at 8pm as part of the Pepsi Rock Series Driven by North American Motor Car. April 11th performance is sponsored By Mercedes Benz of Danbury and April 12th is sponsored by the Ridgefield Press. Having been hailed as the World’s Premiere Queen Tribute Band, Gary Mullen & The Works have received rave reviews from more than 650 performing arts centers, casinos, fairs, and festivals since 2008. Get ready to hear all of Queen’s greatest hits – “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We are the Champions,” “Killer Queen,” “Crazy Little Thing Called Love,” “Another One Bites the Dust,” “Under Pressure,” and many more! Do not miss the chance to witness another epic show from ONOQ on the Playhouse stage. Make it a great night out with dinner and a show by visiting Southwest Cafe (109 Danbury Rd, Ridgefield) for dinner before the show and enjoy a complimentary margarita with your entrée when you present your ticket!
Gary Mullen has been a lifelong Queen fan and has always been a keen singer. His career as Freddie started in 2000, when his wife and his mother secretly applied to the Granada TV show Stars in Their Eyes. Gary won the overall Live Grand Final, polling 864,838 votes, more than double the runner up and setting the all time record for votes on the show. Gary is featured in the Stars in Their Eyes video, CD and book and has represented the UK on Euro Stars in Their Eyes. After the television experience Gary performed as a solo artist but immediately started to receive rave reviews and was encouraged by the audience reaction therefore in 2002 he created One Night of Queen and formed his band The Works. Since then One Night of Queen have gone from strength to strength and are one of the hardest working bands in the land. For the last five years, they have consistently performed over 150 shows per year in a variety of countries. Gary was personally invited by Brian May to attend the Queen & Paul Rodgers show in Cardiff and was thrilled to be introduced to Brian backstage after the show. For the first time in Gary’s life he was left speechless by the great man. In 2022, Gary Mullen & The Works celebrated the 20th Anniversary of their world-renowned One Night Of Queen live concert performance. If you’re ready to rock ‘n’ roll, don’t miss your chance to celebrate One Night Of Queen with Gary Mullen & The Works! The show DOES go on and this show WILL rock you!
For more information or to purchase touchless print at home ticket ($68) go online at www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org or, you can visit or call the box office (203) 438-5795. The Ridgefield Playhouse is a non-profit performing arts center located at 80 East Ridge, parallel to Main Street, Ridgefield, CT and is committed to keeping the arts alive and available to all.
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