Jane to sing from the heart in aid of hospice

Jane McDonald at Wakefield Hospice
Jane McDonald at Wakefield Hospice

SINGING star Jane McDonald is set to perform in her home city with a fundraising concert in aid of Wakefield Hospice.

And tickets for A Glittering Evening with Jane McDonald go on sale on Monday.

The concert, which will take place in February, marks her long awaited return to The Theatre Royal Wakefield.

Ms McDonald said: “This concert is all about making a huge amount of money for the Wakefield Hospice .

“I visited the hospice on several occasions in the past. And have always been humbled and overwhelmed by the amazing work the wonderful people do there.”

Fans can expect a range of the singers favourite songs including Motown classics, big ballads and a bit of disco.

Ms McDondald said: “I am thrilled to be performing in Wakefield because I think everybody must know by now how very proud I am to be a Wakefield girl.

“The one thing that keeps me here is the amazing community spirit which I hope will come together on the night of this concert.”

To buy a ticket to the black tie event on February 22, 2012, visit the theatre, on Westgate, call the box office on 01924 211311 or log on to www.jane-mcdonald.com