Starlite Festival concert schedule 2015
Starlite Festival Full Concert Schedule
22 July – 22 August 2015
Wednesday 22 July @ 22:00
This is Lenny Kravitz’s first concert at Starlite and promises to be one of his most special performances. Regarded as one of the pre-eminent rock musicians of our time. Lenny Kravitz has transcended genders, styles, races and classes in a 20-year musical career.
SINATRA & FRIENDS
Homage to Frank Sinatra
Friday 24 July @ 22.00
To celebrate 100 years of the legend that is Frank Sinatra. Starlite aims to bring this iconic star closer to the public with the show Sinatra & Friends. A spectacular live concert featuring Stephen Triffitt as Frank, his friends Sammy Davies and Deano who are played by George Daniel Long and Mark Adams respectively. All three are undoubtedly some of the world’s finest interpreters of the legendary kings of swing. The three artists are best known for performing these roles in the Rat Pack, London’s West End for nearly 10 years. They have been seen live by more than 1 million people worldwide.
Saturday 25 July @ 22.00
One of the best tenors ever returns to Starlite. He was one of the three visionaries together with friends Julio Iglesias and Prince Alfonso von Hohenlohe who discovered one of the best worldwide acoustics and wanted to create an international flagship auditorium, that now holds Starlite. Singer, orchestra conductor and General Director of the Los Angeles Opera, Plácido Domingo has conquered world stages for more than 50 years.
Wednesday 29 July @ 22.00
Starlite will welcome Lionel Richie, who arrives at the festival with the tour “All The Hits All Night”. The American pop artist will give the best of himself in which will surely be a magical performance under the stars in a unique place.
Friday 31 July @ 22.00
Village People, the most iconic music dance band ever, will be performing at Starlite and uplifting the public with the most memorable rythms of dance music history. This innovative musical band composed of 6 members was born in New York in the late 70´s. They perform very catchy songs such as ‘YMCA’, ‘Macho Man’, ‘Can´t Stop the Music’ or ‘Go West’ and are creators of some of the most energetic, funny and outrageous choreographies.
Monday 3 August @ 22.00
Melendi, one of the most important singers and songwriters within the Spanish musical scene comes to Starlite in his purest form to present his 7th album with an spectacular show that will surprise everyone.
Tuesday 4 August @ 22.00
Internationally known pop rock songwriter Julieta Venegas presents a concert with some tracks of her latest album recorded in 2015 and will bring back to mind her most successful hits, that have sold over 4 million copies worldwide. Julieta Venegas is one of the standard bearers of the music in Spanish and one of those multi talented artists gifted in singing, songwriting and in production, as well as skilled on the guitar, keyboard and accordion.
Wednesday 5 August @ 22.00
Julio Iglesias is one of the most international Spanish artists and the best – selling Latin artist in history, which enabled him to receive the Guinness World Record twice, in 1983 and 2013. As a singer and songwriter, Iglesias has achieved some of the most prestigious music industry awards during his 47-year career.
Formerly of Supertramp
Thursday 6 August @ 22.00
Roger Hodgson is considered one of the most talented singers and songwriters. He was the mystical voice of Supetramp for 14 years and composed most of the band´s hits that led it to more than 60 million record sold and leaving us with everlasting songs such as “Breakfast in America,” “Give a Little Bit,” “Take the Long Way Home,”
Friday 7 August @ 22.00
Laura Pausini with her final Greatest Hits World Tour concert, a show that celebrates a 20 year hit-studded career performing on the most prestigious stages around the world, such as Royal Albert Hall in London, Paris Olympia and The Madison Square Garden in New York.
ANA BELÉN & VÍCTOR MANUEL
Saturday 8 August @ 22.00
Ana Belén and Víctor Manuel will reappear together at Starlite this year. Seven years have passed since they last toured together and 30 since they recorded their last album
Sunday 9 August
Starlite dedicates a night a year to philantropy: The Starlite Gala, hosted by actor Antonio Banderas. During this formal soirée funds collected are entirely donated to Foundations such as Niños en Alegría, created by Sandra García-Sanjuán and Lágrimas y Favores, founded by Antonio Banderas. Starlite Gala is already one of the most awaited events of the year.
Monday 10 August @ 22.00
Antonio Díaz, aka “El Mago Pop” (The Pop Magician), one of the most brilliant illusionists of recent times comes to Starlite to amaze the public with his astonishing magic tricks that have already conquered people from all over the world, including celebrities as Stephen Hawking, Neymar or the Pink Floyd members, among many others. Famous for his teleporting skills (he has teleported himself to New York for a TV show and also has teleported a more than one tonne and a half car), Antonio Díaz is considered by international Mass Media one of the young illusionists with most potential and international renown. Let´s see what he does to amaze us at Starlite!
Tuesday 11 August @ 22.00
Sara Baras returns to Starlite with her new work, Voces, a show that takes the Spanish dancer back to the flamenco roots, paying tribute to its masters and great legends of the gender, such as Paco de Lucía, Camarón de la Isla, Santana de Yepes, Antonio Gades, Enrique Morente and Moraito. Voces is a flamenco concert show with a clear storyline representing the different styles (palos) of the gender, preserving its identity and showing those details that connect directly with these great geniuses. Dancer and choreographer Baras is considered one of the most prestigious and renowned standard bearer of the Spanish art. She will make the public enjoy one of the most passionate nights of the summer
INDIA MARTÍNEZ & PITINGO
Wednesday 12 August @ 22.00
Pitingo is the artistic name for Antonio Manuel Álvarez Vélez, a Spanish flamenco singer who has shaken up Spanish music and has just launched a new álbum, Cambio de Tercio, returning to the very roots of the gender. India Martínez is a talented artist with a huge expressive energy that turns her in a heartbreaker for music lovers. Together, they will create a magical show in Starlite to conquer both the experts in flamenco and the general audience.
Thursday 13 August @ 22.00
Enrique Iglesias returns to Starlite after the complete success of his appearance in 2013 to give his only concert in Spain as a gift to his audience. Having launched his career in 1994, Enrique is now among the most successful artists worldwide. Has sold over 100 million copies and has released 10 studio albums plus two greatest hits compilations, and is a multiplatinum artist in almost every country around the world. confirming him once again as one of the the biggest Latin recording artist in music history.
Friday 14 August @ 22.00
Amaia Montero will appear to give the audience a unique concert to present “Si Dios quiere yo también”, her latest solo álbum, Together with the new singles, Montero will bring back to mind her greatest hits and show that she returns true to her style but with a renovated sound, stronger and more energetic than ever.
Saturday 15 August @ 22.00
The Movida de los 80 (a Spanish cultural movement of the 70´s and 80´s) reach Starlite with the special Starlite concert “Noche Movida”. This year the Starlite stage will welcome some of the most iconic artists of this movement, as Alejo Stivel (Tequila), Nacho Campillo (Tam Tam Go), Nacho García vega (Nacha Pop), Javier Gurruchaga, Rafa Sánchez (La Unión) or Pablo Carbonell (Toreros Muertos). Argentinian rock star Coti will be another artist to perform in Starlite´s auditorium as a special guest in “Noche Movida” and show why he is considered one of the greatest. “Noche Movida” is a fabulous party that gets back the essence of the 80´s with the best stars of that decade. Each one of them will contribute with their own sound to recreate the magic of that wave and make the audience enjoy the best Spanish pop songs ever, going beyond time barriers and moving different generations.
Sunday 16 August @ 22.00
Los Vivancos will fill the Starlite stage with the energy and strenght of their latest creation, Aeternum, a dance and visual performance that is taking them around different stages all over the world. Los Vivancos is the scenic musical phenomenon of the last decade; a group composed of Elías, Judah, Josua, Cristo, Israel, Aarón and Josué, seven artists coming from the disciplines of dance, art and music, who studied in the most prestigious international schools and have performed for more than a million spectators, obtaining the Guinness World Record as the “Quickest Feet in the World”, among many other international awards.
Tuesday 18 August @ 22.00
Anastacia is one of those American composers that has really shaken up the musical scene of our time thanks to her unequaled and powerful tone of voice, that will rock Starlite. Often compared to those great voices of the soul and very close to the Gospel due to the mix between funk, blues and rock, Anastacia has her very own style and a unique tone of voice, which has led her to be known as “the Queen of Sprock”
SYMPHONIC RHAPSODY OF QUEEN
Wednesday 19 August @ 22.00
The strenght of Queen together with classic music will touch Starlite audience´s soul with a show that will gather more than 40 international artists on stage. The spirit of Freddy Mercury comes to Starlite with “Symphonic Rhapsody of Queen”, a show that will move the audience with artists such as Tommy Heart, Michelle McCain, Patrick Lundström and Graciela Armendáriz, accompanied by The One World Symphonic Orchesta and a great rock band composed of prestigious international musicians). The famouse British band, more alive than ever at Starlite!
Thursday 20 August @ 22.00
Since the first time he performed in Starlite, Alejandro Sanz hasn´t missed a single edition of the festival. In 2015 we are proud to announce his presence in a concert that will surely show the “sold out” and become one of the essential meetings of the season. Song writer and author of all his songs, Sanz can boast about a 20 year career plenty of succeses and more than 22 million albums solds and15 albums released, all of them Platinum Discs in Spain, South America and USA.
Saturday 22 August @ 22,00
One of best-loved tenors, musician, songwriter and producer, Andrea Bocelli, is an opera popstar with 80 million álbum solds, a Golden Globe Award, a nomination for the Oscars and two for the Grammy´s is worldwide recognized by his multidisciplinary skills. Bocelli has chosen Starlite to celebrate his 20 years on stage. The Tuscan master will ce the fourth edition of Starlite