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No Glastonbury in 2018 - but there's a festival of music on our big screen

This summer’s still full of great tunes.

As Worthy Farm takes a year off, we’ve got an impressive roster of gigs, musicals, classical concerts, biopics and movies with killer soundtracks coming to the big screen this summer. Check out the line-up:


Everybody’s Talking About Jamie 5 July, live
With melodies by Dan Gillespie Sells from The Feeling, this fresh new musical about a Sheffield boy who dreams of stardom is pure pop razzmatazz. Get a shot of sunny feelgood energy by seeing it up close live.

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Whitney 6 July
Whitney Houston’s mother and brother are among the interviewees in a stunning documentary. It’s the definitive story of how she conquered the music world – and how it all went so horribly wrong.

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Mamma Mia Here We Go Again from 20 July
The one and only Cher joins the cast for this summer’s must-see hit. This swoonsome sequel has more sunshine, more romance, more classic Abba songs… and did we mention CHER is in it?

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Cliff Richard Live: 60th Anniversary Tour 12 October (live), 14 October (encore)
Tickets for Sir Cliff’s 2018 shows sold out in seconds, but we’ll be bringing you every toe-tapping, sing-along moment.

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Andre Rieu’s 2018 Maastricht Concert 28 July, 29 July
Classical’s greatest entertainer creates a unique atmosphere at his hometown concerts. Warm, romantic and joyously inclusive, it’s the ultimate party for music lovers.

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Jonas Kaufmann: Under the Stars 30 August
The super-talented and, let’s face it, incredibly hot German tenor welcomes you to the majestic Waldbühne amphitheatre in Berlin, where he sings an assortment of gorgeous Italian songs and arias beneath a sparkling night sky.

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La Bohème on Sydney Harbour 13 September
Puccini’s opera is a beloved classic for good reason, but as well as sounding beautiful, Opera Australia’s production, with a backdrop of fireworks over Sydney Harbour, will look dazzling too.

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The Beatles: Yellow Submarine 50th Anniversary 8 July
Turn off your mind, relax and float down to your local Vue, where the Fab Four’s cosmic cartoon trip will have never looked or sounded better.

Get The Beatles: Yellow Submarine 50th Anniversary tickets and times.

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Muse: Drones World Tour 12 July
Even by Muse’s fairly spectacular standards, this is spectacular: an epic concert film captures a show that redefines live rock as a cinematic experience.

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BlacKkKlansman from 24 August
Spike Lee’s hard-hitting new comedy, based on the true story of a black cop who infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan, has a riffing 70s-style soundtrack and a treat over the end credits: Mary Don’t You Weep, a taster of Prince’s upcoming posthumous album.

And even when the summer’s over, our comfy seats and booming sound system still make Vue the best place for a big screen night of music: start getting excited now for the huge Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, coming in December.