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Vintage Acts

Our vintage acts take you on a nostalgic journey through the music from the 1920's, 1930's and 1940's.

From Gatsby Girls, Sound of the Speakeasy through to the sing a long wartime songs that inspired a nation, the sound of The Big Band and Rat Pack artists.  

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Big Beat Entertainment - The Victory Doll

The Victory Doll

Performing outstanding wartime, vintage, jazz

Let her transport you back in time when music was honest and sentimental, romantic and wonderfully patriotic. Performing outstanding wartime, vintage, jazz and quality big band sounds, The Victory Doll is the perfect addition to any event. She will bring class and style to the stage with songs that will get your feet tapping, all in authentic eye-catching attire.

Can also be booked as a duo or trio as well as a solely wartime show.


BASED:- Notts

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Big Beat Entertainment -  Hits of the War Years - Reuben James

Hits of the War Years

Sing-a-long with all the classic hits

Presents Hits of the War Years. Sing-a-long with all the classic hits of the war time era, as Reuben brings the songs to life.

Costume worn to help create the atmosphere.      


BASED:- Notts

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Big Beat Entertainment -The Swingettes

The Swingettes

Putting the “Zing in Swing

Add the wow factor to your event by booking this dazzling trio. Putting the “Zing in Swing”, our 3 gorgeous and talented retro ladies create and unforgettable experience for your guests, that will have them talking for weeks.

They offer four shows, one of which is 40’s and swing, featuring a nostalgic mix of British Wartime such as Vera Lynn and Anne Shelton and American Swing such as the Andrews Sisters and Glenn Miller.

With beautiful costumes and choreography for the full package

 

Find out more about The Swingettes
Big Beat Entertainment - The Swingettes - Roaring 20's & Great Gatsby

The Swingettes
Roaring 20's & Great Gatsby

Putting the “Zing in Swing

Add the wow factor to your event by booking this dazzling trio. Putting the “Zing in Swing”, our 3 gorgeous and talented retro ladies create and unforgettable experience for your guests, that will have them talking for weeks.

They offer four shows, one of which is 40’s and swing, featuring a nostalgic mix of British Wartime such as Vera Lynn and Anne Shelton and American Swing such as the Andrews Sisters and Glenn Miller.

With beautiful costumes and choreography for the full package

Find out more about The Swingettes
Big Beat Entertainment - The Swingettes - Pop with a Vintage Twist

The Swingettes
Pop with a Vintage Twist

Putting the “Zing in Swing

Add the wow factor to your event by booking this dazzling trio. Putting the “Zing in Swing”, our 3 gorgeous and talented retro ladies create and unforgettable experience for your guests, that will have them talking for weeks.

They offer four shows, one of which is 40’s and swing, featuring a nostalgic mix of British Wartime such as Vera Lynn and Anne Shelton and American Swing such as the Andrews Sisters and Glenn Miller.

With beautiful costumes and choreography for the full package

Find out more about The Swingettes
Big Beat Entertainment - Sarah Mai

Sarah Mai

Ensure's your event goes with a swing.

Has always had a love of vintage music and started performing solo at vintage fairs, 40’s events and more a few years ago.

In costume Sarah Mai will ensure your event goes with a swing.  

BASED:-  Norfolk

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Big Beat Entertainment - The Bluebird Belles

The Bluebird Belles

The girls dress to the nines in a huge range of attire

Are a professional and versatile vocal harmony trio. Affectionately named “The Midlands Sweethearts”, this fabulous retro girl group will dazzle you with bundles of charm for a bygone age.

With outfits to suit every occasion, the girls dress to the nines in a huge range of attire, including accurate WW11, WAAF uniforms or tea dresses.

They are happy to perform at all kinds of venues from birthday parties to large vintage and 1940’s events nationwide.

BASED:-  West Midlands

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Big Beat Entertainment - The Candy Girls

The Candy Girls

Song from Glen Miller, The Andrews Sisters and Vera Lynn...

Will transport you back in time with their wartime nostalgia show – a rousing and heart felt tribute to the music of the 1940’s. This variety show is packed with songs from the stars of the era, including Glen Miller, The Andrews Sisters and Vera Lynn, as well as traditional sing a long songs that will have you swaying in your seats.

Dressed in replica WAAF uniforms, dancing in the style of the era the Candy Girls present a fantastic salute to the morale-boosting music of our finest generation.  



BASED:- London

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Big Beat Entertainment - The Candy Girls Singing Usherettes

The Candy Girls
Singing Usherettes

‘40s and ‘50s vintage glamour

Let The Candy Girls serve you up a taste of a bygone era and bring instant ‘40s and ‘50s vintage glamour to your event or party.


BASED:- London

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Big Beat Entertainment - The Candy Girls Pick n Mix

The Candy Girls
Pick 'n' Mix

You'll be shoo-whopping and bee-bopping along

With authentic costumes, tight choreography and sing-a longs a plenty, The Candy Girls guarantee you'll be shoo-whopping and bee-bopping along to their retro tunes in no time!


BASED:- London

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Big Beat Entertainment - The Candy Girls - The Gatsby Girls

The Candy Girls
The Gatsby Girls

Fun of The Roaring Twenties

Take a trip back to the elegance and fun of The Roaring Twenties with the Charleston and flapper girls.

BASED:- London

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Big Beat Entertainment - Karen West

Karen West

Hits of both the First and Second World Wars.

Award-winning vocalist, Karen, brings you the hits of both the First and Second World Wars, in this nostalgic trip not to be missed.

With costumes of the period, Karen’s show is one of the most popular in the Midlands.        

Based: Leics

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Big Beat Entertainment - Five Star Swing – 1940’s

Five Star Swing – 1940’s

A very special vintage act.  

Are a 1940’s style dance band and are available in multiple line-ups to suit your venue.

They bring together songs in the styles of vintage Glenn Miller, Big Band, Jive, Lindy-hop plus great British wartime sing-a-longs.

They have performed for the cast of Dad’s Army, featured at Dame Vera Lynn’s charity balls, Churchill Cabinet War Rooms and in the Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

Based: London/Herts

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Big Beat Entertainment - The Speakeasy Sets

The Speakeasy Sets

“An evening of decadence and glamour - Peaky Blinders Style”

A perfect, full evening of entertainment to delight your guests for your Peaky Blinders or Gatsby inspired Event.

Find out more about The Speakeasy Sets