About Some Guys Have All the Luck – The Rod Stewart Story
Over 50 years since the release of Rod’s first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart Story is back in theatres in 2021, bringing to the stage a fantastic live concert celebration.
It may not be Rod himself, but it might as well be. Frontman Paul Metcalfe exudes the energy, charisma, looks and voice of the real Rod! Get ready for a fun-filled night of Rod Stewart classics!
Frontman Paul Metcalfe is incredible as Rod and captures all the excitement, energy and charisma of the legendary performer, including the infamous moves, showmanship, and sense of fun that have made Rod one of the most successful artists of all time.
The first half of the show features hits from Rod’s early career such as ‘Handbags & Gladrags’ along with favourites like ‘Stay With Me’ and ‘Twisting The Night Away’, interwoven with some interesting and amusing anecdotes, taking you on a musical journey through Rod’s career over the last five decades.
The second half is one big party including all Rod’s big hits such as ‘Maggie May’, ‘Baby Jane’, ‘Da Ya Think I’m Sexy’, ‘Sailing’, ‘Tonight’s The Night’ and ‘You’re in my Heart.’
This authentic production, now in its fourth year, includes a stunning stage set, a spectacular light show, and an impeccable live band.
2 hours 20 minutes incl. interval
I’ve seen some ‘Rods’ in my time, but Paul is the best one I’ve ever seen. —Don Stewart (Rod Stewart’s brother)
I thoroughly enjoyed the show. Paul’s voice and mannerisms were the closest I’ve ever seen to Rod himself. —Mary Cady (Rod Stewart’s Sister)
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About New Theatre Oxford
There has been a theatre on George Street for almost 170 years. The first theatre was built in 1836, and a second in 1886. In 1934, the third New Theatre opened.
The theatre has been owned by several different companies and undergone several name changes. It is now owned by the Ambassador Theatre Group and hosts everything from ballet and opera to musicals.
On performance days, the Box Office opens at noon and closes 15 minutes after the show starts. If there is a performance on a Sunday or Bank Holiday, Box Office will open 2 hours before the show begins and close 15 minutes after the show starts.
There is a large air-conditioned bar with seating located below the Stalls Foyer, two further bars in the Circle Foyer and an additional one at the back of the balcony. All stocked with an array of drinks and snacks.
There is a cloakroom located in the stalls bar. If this is closed, please speak to a member of staff. £1 per item. It is free to ATG Theatre Card members.