“KINGS OF SWING”
This Las Vegas style cabaret show celebrates the giants of the jazz swing era featuring the music of Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jnr, Bing Crosby, Mel Torme, Chet Baker & Louis Armstrong. In this ‘Best of’ performance Flynn and the swingingest band in town, ‘The Fly little Big band’ perform all the classics. Flynn is the perfect facilitator mixing humour, anecdotes and a wonderful vocals.
A perfect fit for any theatre, club or function.
“GOTTA BE GATSBY”
A ‘Roaring 20’s jazz party with the swinging 7 piece ‘Fly little Big Band’. This is a fun musical cabaret show that you can dance to packed with great tunes and tons of audience participation. Featuring James Flynn & Chelsea Gibson as Joey Crocitti, a big hearted bootlegger and Dolly Sinclair, a young starlet, performing “All that jazz”, “Minnie the Moocher”,”Just a Gigolo”, “Ain’t misbehaving”, “Sweet Georgia Brown”, “Powder your face with sunshine”, “Cheek to cheek” and many more…
This production is a popular choice for corporate or themed evenings. It has been presented in Western Australia & Singapore and can be performed in a theatre or cabaret setting.
A show celebrating the music and life of one of the world’s greatest entertainers. Featuring a kaleidoscope of classics including: That’s Life, My Way, The Lady is a Tramp and New York, New York.
From Sinatra’s early days with Tommy Dorsey through to the come back years when “Old Blue Eyes was Back”. “Simply Sinatra” celebrates the life of a music legend. James Flynn, who performed to sell-out audiences as Sinatra in ‘Singin’ Sinatra’ with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra is joined by his dynamic seven piece Fly Little Big Band.
James mixes story telling and music perfectly in this wonderfully crafted performance.
“UNFORGETTABLE” – A celebration of the music of Nat King Cole
Nat King Cole was probably one of the greatest musician singers of the last century. His popularity as a vocalist still remains strong today over 40 years after his early demise. In a celebration of his music we are reminded how large a talent Cole really was. On an evening that mixes anecdote and melody the audience are taken on an journey through the life and music of Nat King Cole.
Vocalist James Flynn, has toured the production in the UK, Spain, Queensland and throughout regional Western Australia to fantastic reviews. Featuring such classic hits as Unforgettable, Sweet Lorraine, Straighten and fly right, Route 66, Paper Moon, Too Young & The Very thought of you.
In this production James performs with a Jazz Trio consisting of Piano, Bass & Guitar or Drums.
“An immaculate tribute to a velvet voiced legend” EDINBURGH EVENING NEWS
“THAT’S AMORE” – A tribute to Dean Martin
Dean Martin was less an entertainer than an icon, the eternal essence of cool. A member of the legendary “ Rat Pack” he lived and died the high life of booze, broads and bright lights. Flynn manages to capture the magic and humour of the great entertainer through his wonderful legacy of recordings that include such classics as Mambo Italiano, Ain’t that a kick in the head, Sway, Everybody loves somebody and That’s amore. Featuring James and his seven piece, Fly little big band.
Flynn provides another top shelf performance as he takes you on a journey, glass firmly in hand, through the glorious excess of a world long gone, a world without rules or consequences.
“BEYOND THE SONG” – An evening with Bobby Darin
Bobby Darin was probably the greatest night club entertainer of all time. He was alone in his generation with the Rat Pack 10 years ahead of him but he had an extraordinary talent. He could do everything Sinatra could – and more.
This concert captures Darin at the finger-snapping peak of his night club alchemy. Performing such hits as ‘Mack the Knife’, ‘Beyond the sea’, ’’Hello young lovers’, ‘More’, ‘Hello, Dolly!’ and many more…
Flynn James is joined by an outstanding line-up of first class musicians to form his seven piece, Fly little big band in a show that swings like never before.
All productions are scripted and music has been professionally arranged. Productions can be performed in both a theatre, festival or cabaret setting. Running times can be adapted to suit, with 90 minutes of material available.