On creating the show, Mike Stock said: “These artists are still making great music. And we wish to showcase their classic hits alongside their still exciting new material.”
Mike Read said: “The series puts great heritage singers, musicians, and songwriters back in the spotlight through their classic hits and great new music.”
Paul Young commented: “It was such a pleasure to be able to show both the old and the new; music never dies, it evolves.”
Each episode of That Was Then This Is Now available to stream from Friday July 8th on StagePlayer+
Episode 1: Chesney Hawkes, The Fizz, Toyah.
Episode 2: Leee John, Owen Paul, Marty, Kim & Roxanne Wilde.
Episode 3: Limahl, The Vapors, Right Said Fred.
Episode 4: Steve Harley, Sonia and The Fizz.
Episode 5: Johnny Hates Jazz, Paul Young and Leee John.
Episode 6: Marty, Kim & Roxanne Wilde, Limahl, Leee John, The Fizz and Cliff Richard
StagePlayer+ distributes content to over 130 million TV households worldwide and is the world’s first pay per view Performing Arts focused platform, giving fans access to music concerts, West End and Broadway shows, dance, stand-up comedy and independent films, all in one place.
Acting as a virtual venue, StagePlayer+ offers the ultimate in flexibility and convenience, with no monthly subscription, whereupon viewers only pay for the shows they want to watch.
That Was Then This Is Now is produced by Modal Production Group and distributed by Lightning International.