11 December 2019 02:39
The red carpet will be rolled out once again as The Royal Variety Performance 2019 is airing tonight (Tuesday, December 10). The historic show has welcomed some of the most famous faces in entertainment to perform in front of members of the royal family and this year is no different. Robbie Williams performing at The Royal Variety Performance 2019. READ MORE Kate and William showing royals 'how it should be done' Another performance viewers are going to be treated to is from Britain's Got Talent winner Colin Thackery. The cast of Mary Poppins will be performing at The Royal Variety Performance.
The cast of Disney musical Mary Poppins will be performing to give us a taste of the upcoming theatre revival after a four-year hiatus. Cast members from Come From Away will perform a number from the Tony-winning musical making its UK debut this year. Expect to laugh out loud with comedian Frank Skinner as he joins the line-up with musical comedians Flo and Joan. Comedians Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan will also be hosting the variety performance, the first time in 11 years more than one person has presented the show. Other noteworthy acts will be Austrian acrobatic dance troupe Zurcaroh, Lewis Capaldi who will be singing a track from his album Divinely Uninspired to a Hellish Extent, singer Mabel, Cirque du Soleil's Luzia and Emeli Sandé who will be joined by Manchester's Bee Vocal Choir to give a new performance in aid of mental health.
The Royal Variety Performance 2019 starts on ITV at 7:30pm and is on TV until 10pm. Rob Beckett said: "I am absolutely thrilled and honoured to be hosting the Royal Variety Performance with one of my best friends and best comedians in the country Romesh Ranganathan. Romesh Ranganathan added: "It is obviously amazing to be asked to host The Royal Variety Performance. Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge attended the star-studded night on behalf of the Royal Family. The Royal Variety Performance 2019 is on its way - who's on the line up performing tonight.
Rounding off the evening of extraordinary entertainment is an exclusive extract from Cirque Du Soleil's Luzia as well as comedy from Kerry Godliman and Frank Skinner. The event is staged in aid of the Royal Variety Charity, whose patron is Her Majesty The Queen. The Royal Variety Performance is one of the big TV dates on the calendar that isn't to be missed. So, what was with Frank Skinner's Royal Variety Performance in 2019? Frank Skinner Royal Variety Performance Frank Skinner was one of the acts ready to get the crowd going for the Royal Variety Performance in 2019. Disgraceful way to turn up on stage for Royal Variety. Robbie Williams: Royal Variety Performance Frank Skinner wasn't the only performer to get some negativity from Royal Variety viewers. More Twitter comments came Robbie Williams' way with one user writing: "Think Frank Skinner and Robbie Williams have both been on the lash together before performing in this?" Another singer to grace the Royal Variety Performance was 23-year-old Mabel. Another said: "Watching the Royal Variety Performance and Mabel is absolutely shocking live." CATCH UP WITH THE ROYAL VARIETY PERFORMANCE ON THE ITV HUB NOW Colin Thackery has fans in tears once again (Picture: ITV) Colin Thackery has left fans in tears once again as he fulfilled his dream of singing at the Royal Variety Performance. He fulfilled his dream of singing at the Royal Variety Performance (Picture: ITV)