'˜Great showman' Leye's 25th year entertaining the resort

For 25 years, Leye D Johns has been putting on his outrageous show for holidaymakers in Blackpool.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 28th June 2018, 1:17 pm
Updated Friday, 29th June 2018, 8:24 pm
Summer Spectacular 2018 at Viva Blackpool
Summer Spectacular 2018 at Viva Blackpool

And he’s ready to celebrate the landmark anniversary with what he’s calling the ‘greatest show in the world’.

Taking inspiration from the recent blockbuster smash hit film The Greatest Showman, Viva’s Summer Spectacular marked its launch last night, and will continue throughout the season - showcasing some of Leye’s best work and industry knowledge from through the years.

Leye said: “So Blackpool, you have heard of the greatest showman... No, no, no, this is the greatest show in the world”.

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Viva Blackpool's Leye D Johns marks his 25th anniversary in the resort this year

The show promises ‘dazzling dancers and outstanding vocals’ as the cast aims to ‘encapture all those who walk through its doors with more madness and mayhem’.

Company manager Natalie Grey said:”I’m looking forward to performing Viva’s best show to date and excited to be working with a brand new cast that are bringing ‘the greatest show’ to Blackpool.”

Tickets for the Wednesday and Saturday night shows start at £17.

Visit www.vivablackpool.com or call Viva box office on 01253 297297.