The Home and Garden Show at Capel Manor

Sammy-Jo Evans

The Voice modern country singer contestant Sammy-Jo Evans 

BBC One’s ‘The Voice UK’ contestant appearing live at The Home and Garden Show at Capel Manor.

 

The Home and Garden Show at Capel Manor is thrilled to announce that Sammy Jo Evans, a brilliant ‘new star’ and contestant on The Voice UK in 2016, will be performing ‘live on stage’ for both days of the show.

Since performing in front of the four celebrity judges, Sammy Jo is now performing at regular gigs and music festivals all over the UK.   Based in the South-East Sammy-Jo's first solo singing appearance was in 2008 at a Rock and Roll weekend that she still regularly attends.

This extremely talented singer specialises in Country and Western, wowing crowds with her versatility, by singing both, Traditional Nashville Classics and Modern County as well as retro 1940s swing.

From the age of 3, Sammy Jo trained in musical theatre at 'Colin's Performing Arts School' Essex.  When she finished her training at the age of 16, her first musical theatre performance was in 2008 when she played 'Marta Von Trapp' in the 'Sound of Music'.

She has performed in many pantomimes with the 'Queens Theatre’ Hornchurch including

 'Dick Whittington',  ‘Sleeping Beauty' and 'Aladdin',  also performing in production adaptations of Little Shop of Horrors, Bugsy Malone and Grease when Sammy-jo played ‘Frenchy’ at Abbs Cross Academy and Rizzo in the 2014 CPA Variety Show.

Ever keen to perform, Sammy Jo has also appeared as ‘Fantine’ in a stage production of Les Miserables.  Her most recent appearances including guest performances at the Brookside Theatre.

With awards ranging from The Lionel Bass Award for Music and Performing and the Fredrick Charles Award in Musical Theatre, Sammy-Jo’s absolute dream would be to Nashville and perhaps one day get that huge honour of performing live on the Grand Ole Oprey stage!

If you would like to hear Sammy-Jo’s performance on the Manor House main stage, throughout The Home and Garden Show at Capel Manor event, be sure to get your show programme on arrival.  Then, just get the best outdoor arena seat, sit back, and enjoy her outstanding voice.