The World's leading 'Queen' Tribute

The Great Pretenders

FRIDAY,DEC 13, 2024

The Great Pretenders: A Tribute to the Legends

Prepare for an Unforgettable Night!

Dive into a night of nostalgic rock as you experience "The Great Pretenders," the UK's most electrifying tribute to the legendary music of Queen. Get ready to be captivated on December 13, 2024, by this sensational show.

The Ultimate Queen Tribute Duo

Join Michael Spence and James Perkin, embodying Freddie Mercury and Brian May, respectively, for an exhilarating journey through Queen's iconic catalogue. This dynamic duo will perform up to two hours of Queen's greatest hits, including some solo masterpieces, all backed by stunning live vocals and authentic guitar play along with expertly mixed band-recorded backing tracks.

More Than Just a Tribute

"The Great Pretenders" isn't just another tribute act. They offer a unique twist on the traditional, bringing a raw and captivating energy to the stage that's sure to enthral both die-hard Queen aficionados and newcomers alike. From anthems like "Bohemian Rhapsody" to the foot-stomping "We Will Rock You," this show promises a transportive experience back to the zenith of rock and roll.

Don't Miss the Magic!

Based in Northern England, this spellbinding act tours extensively across Greater Manchester, Yorkshire, Lancashire, Merseyside, and beyond. Their performances are a testament to the timeless allure of Queen's music.

🎟️ Tickets & Information

Discover more about "The Great Pretenders," view exhilarating footage from their previous performances, and secure your tickets today; they're selling fast! This is a once-in-a-lifetime event that's not to be missed.

Join us for a night where music and memory intertwine and the legacy of Queen lives on!


Empress Building

Empress Ballroom, Swinton Road, Mexborough, Doncaster, S64 9JB


When you reserve a table for 10, we will trim the table for FREE. 

Call or message us at 01709 803974. Don't wait; book your celebration at the Empress Building today! 


Doors open at 19:00. We recommend an early arrival to secure the best seating. For those who prefer standing, poser tables are available at the rear.

19:00: The Evolution of Pre-Party Music Through the Decades

20:00: Show Time: Queen Tribute Live on Stage

20:45: Resident DJ' Energising Set Begins on the Dance Floor

21:00 Interval: Photo Memorabilia Opportunity

21:45: Prize Announcements for Upcoming Concert Attractions

22:00: Show Time: Encore Performance by Queen Tribute

22:45: Late-Night After-Party with Resident DJ, Spinning Decade-Spanning Classics

00:00: Carriages Await at Midnight

We look forward to an unforgettable evening of music and celebration!  


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Optional pizza traditional pie & peas supper 

Under-18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult. 

Dress Code: Smart, Casual, or Rocking

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Regular Ticket: £11.99

Early Bird Special: £9.99

Early Bird Table of 10 Special: £97.99 saving £22

Act fast! Early Bird pricing ends 3 weeks before the event or once 50% of tickets are gone.

Most people seize the opportunity to save by securing their early bird tickets now—don't miss out!