Rick Live

Rick Wakeman is at his best in front of an audience, as we're sure many of you know. This page contains details of all forthcoming performances worldwide.. We also try where possible to list appearances on TV and radio.

You can also checkout Rick's Previous Tours or an archive of selected Tour Programmes


Piano Odyssey 2019

Picking up from 2018, Rick is planning to visit some places he didn't get to on the first tour.

Date Time Venue Tickets Type
04/05/2019 8pm St George's Church Beckenham Tickets Piano
09/05/2019 7:30pm New Vic Theatre Newcastle-under-Lyme Tickets Piano
16/05/2019 7:30pm Apex Theatre Bury St Edmunds Tickets Piano
01/06/2019 7:30pm The Anvil Basingstoke Tickets Piano
08/06/2019 7:30pm The Marina Theatre Lowestoft Tickets Piano
05/07/2019 7:30pm Medina Theatre Newport, Isle of Wight Tickets Piano
17/07/2019 8pm Stables Theatre Wavendon, Milton Keynes Tickets Piano
18/07/2019 8pm Stables Theatre Wavendon, Milton Keynes Tickets Piano
19/07/2019 7:30pm Petworth Festival Petworth Tickets Piano
21/07/2019 7:30pm White Rock Theatre Hastings Tickets Piano
16/11/2019 7:30pm The Lowther Pavilion Lytham St Annes Tickets Piano
17/11/2019 7:30pm The Lowther Pavilion Lytham St Annes Tickets Piano


Grumpy Old Rock Star Tour (USA/Canada 2019)

Keyboard wizard Rick Wakeman embarks on his first solo tour of America & Canada in 13 years.¬†Wakeman’s The Grumpy Old Rock Star Tour will combine spellbinding piano music with sidesplitting jokes and revealing insights into his 50-plus-year career. Expect an evening of superb musicianship, featuring music from YES, Rick’s own solo epics and early Bowie hits, plus fantastic arrangements of Beatles’ tunes, and much, much more, interspersed with knockabout (and sometimes bawdy!) typically British humor.

The 25 city tour will kick-off Saturday, September 21st in Annapolis, MD at the Maryland Hall For The Creative Arts and continue through November. Tickets will be going on sale starting next week in select markets. Ticket information will be added as tickets go on sale and additional dates will be added.

Date Time Venue Tickets Type
21/09/2019 8pm Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts Annapolis, MD Tickets Piano
22/09/2019 7pm Tupelo Music Hall Derry, NH Tickets Piano
23/09/2019 8pm The Wilbur Boston, MA Tickets Piano
24/09/2019 8pm The Paramount Huntington, NY Tickets Piano
25/09/2019 8pm The Birchmere Alexandria, VA Tickets Piano
27/09/2019 8pm Palais Montcalm Quebec City, PQ Tickets Piano
28/09/2019 8pm Olympia Theatre Montreal, PQ Tickets Piano
29/09/2019 7pm Danforth Music Hall Toronto, ON Tickets Piano
02/10/2019 7:30pm Whitaker Center Harrisburg, PA Tickets Piano
04/10/2019 8pm Arcada Theatre St. Charles, IL Tickets Piano
08/10/2019 7:30pm Miller Symphony Hall Allentown, PA Tickets Piano
10/10/2019 8pm Bergen Performing Arts Center Englewood, NJ Tickets Piano
11/10/2019 8pm Scottish Rite Auditorium Collingswood, NJ Tickets Piano
13/10/2019 8pm Ridgefield Playhouse Ridgefield, CT Tickets Piano

One off Appearances

Journey 2019

Previous Tours/Appearances

In addition to the above formal tours, this is a list of one off dates.

Previous Tour Programmes

These tour programmes are presented as PDF files. My thanks go to the contributors of these programmes.


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