Crowded House reschedule date at Scarborough Open Air Theatre

Crowded House, who were set to play Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer, have rescheduled their appearance.

By Corinne Macdonald
Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 10:05 am
Updated Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 10:08 am
Crowded House. Picture from Cuffe and Taylor
Crowded House. Picture from Cuffe and Taylor

The show was originally scheduled for Tuesday June 8, 2021 but the band will now be performing at Scarborough Open Air Theatre on Saturday June 11, 2022.

Original tickets remain valid on the new date, and remaining tickets are on sale now at www.ScarboroughOpenAirTheatre.comIt will be the first European tour for Crowded House in more than 10 years.

The Australian rock band behind such legendary hits Don't Dream It's Over and Weather With You will also hit Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester Cardiff and London, together with a series of iconic venues across Europe.

Joining founding members Neil Finn and Nick Seymour on stage at Scarborough OAT will be Mitchell Froom, Liam Finn and Elroy Finn.

Last year Crowded House released their first new music in 10 years. New single Whatever You Want arrived with a brilliant video, directed by Nina Ljeti and starring Mac DeMarco. Watch it HEREThe band began recording a new studio album in in Los Angeles last January and from March 2020, as the Covid-19 lockdown hit, they had to exchange new songs via online files.

Scarborough OAT venue programmer Peter Taylor said: “When we learned Crowded House were touring Europe we just knew we had to try and bring them to Scarborough OAT.

"This is a real coup for the venue and the Yorkshire coast.

“Crowded House are regarded as one of the most influential bands of the last 40 years and their fans are utterly devoted. This will be an incredible show.”