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All the latest news & updates from one of the UK's leading 'live' tributes to the legends of the Tamla Motown record label
Tickets Now on Sale!
Tickets for MiM performance at Doncaster 'Little Theatre' on Friday, 17th November 2023are now on sale from www.ticketsource.co.uk
George Lawton Hall, here we come !
MiM will visit the historic 'George Lawton Hall' Mossley on Friday, 22nd September 2023 as part of their ' Motown Magic' tour.
Ticket are priced at £17.00 with more details to follow.
Alison added to the 'Sax Team'
MiM are excited to announce 'sax' virtuoso Alison Diamond will be on board during 2023. Alison is in high demand within the music industry as her ability to play across all musical genres has seen her become a much sought after musical collaborator.
Having made her debut with MiM over the new year Alison & the band are looking forward to future performance during to forthcoming UK tour.
With rehearsals well underway for the forthcoming performances during 2023 season, MiM are now in a position to announce they will be performing in the 500 capacity 'Civic Hall' Pudsey as part of their tour.
The date of the show will be confirmed , expect updates once final details have been negotiated.
Back at the 'Garrick'
MiM are pleased to announce they will be returning to the theatre where it all began, as they perform at the 'Garrick Playhouse Theatre' Altrincham on Thursday, 9th November 2023. This beautiful theatre will always remain special to the cast & crew as it provided the show with it's debut performance way back when & helped MiM become one of the leading 'live' Motown tributes in the UK.
Ticket information to follow.
Looking forward to the 'Acorn'
MiM, are currently looking to add a performance at the intimate 'Acorn Theatre', Worksop to their 2023/24 tour schedule, watch this space for further updates!
Jingle Bells ..2023!
MiM will be celebrating Christmas 2023 with a performance at the wonderfully historic 'Masham Town Hall' - Booking details to follow.
All on board for Penistone 2023!
Tickets for the St Patrick's Day show at The Paramount Theatre, Penistone are now on sale priced £20.00 & £15.00 concessions.
For further booking information telephone 01226 767532 or www.penistoneparamount.co.uk
Hope to see you there for a wonderful celebration to the Motown Legends...Keep it Motown, Keep it MiM.
Big thanks to all at the 'DLT'
Our first visit to Doncaster couldn't have gone better, a superb audience response & supportive theatre staff. The show was a fantastic experience & a joy to play, see you all again in 2023,
From all at MiM.
Dancing at the DLT!
Taking the sounds of Motown to the 'Little Theatre', Doncaster this forthcoming Saturday, 19th November 2022. Tickets available from www.ticketsource.co.uk
'Duchess in 2023'
MiM are currently negotiating at Summer 2023 return to the 'Players Theatre' Penrith with 16th June 2023 looking TBC.
Further, details & ticket information to follow.
A Regal Celebration.
MiM will be bringing in the 'Motown' New Year at the stately 'Langley Castle' Hexham to conclude another successful year for the show. With shows in the UK & Europe planned for 2023 it looks like another year of fun & Motown for all!!
Thank You, Miss X
Original MiM vocalist Christine Gregory performed her last show the band at the Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton on 28th September. Christine joined the band as they prepared to play the Garrick Theatre, Altrincham, following only 36 x hours' notice of the show she appeared with her vocal parts intact. Since then, Christine's soulful vocals have been an integral part of the MiM sound. Everyone, at MiM wishes Christine (Miss X) all the best as she develops her musical career. What a great time we had :)
Fourth Time Around!
Following September's successful show at the Duchess Theatre the band have been confirmed to return for a fourth occasion to perform at Long Eaton's premier venue. MiM will appear on Saturday, 14th October 2023 as part of their 'Sounds of Detroit' tour, ticket information to follow.
Midnight Train To..Masham !
Not a lot to say about last night performance at 'Masham Town Hall', tremendous audience, fantastic support from the staff,let's do it all again in 2023. A truly wonderful experience, thank you so much...MiM
Doncaster Little Theatre - Ticket Information.
Tickets for the MiM performance at The DLT on Saturday, 19h November 2022 are now on sale from www.ticketsource.co.uk priced £17.00.
Unfortunately, there are no concession priced tickets for this event, apologies for any convenience this may cause.
Thanks Once Again Lamp Room!
A massive thank you to the wonderful audience at last night LRT show in Barnsley, we we're truly overwhelmed by your warmth & support. Hopefully, we can catch up again when the show returns in 2023, until then keep it Motown, keep it Made in Motor City!
Masham Town Hall, On the Horizon!
MiM take a night of 'Motown Madness' to the historic 'Masham Town Hall' on Saturday, 1st October 2022. Featuring the Bethanie Houghton & the MiMettes..Tickets available from www.wegottickets.com
MiMettes at the Duchess.
The MiMettes, featuring Afrika at The Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton - Wednesday, 28th September 2022. Tickets are now on sale from www.ticketsource.co.uk
'Doncaster Little Theatre' - Debut!
The MiM show rolls into Doncaster on Saturday, 19th November 2022 to perform at the 'DLT'. Tickets for this must-see tribute to the 'Motown Legends' go to www.ticketsource.co.uk.
Lamp Room, tickets selling fast!
Tickets for the forthcoming MiM show at the 'Lamp Room Theatre' Barnsley are selling fast. The bands previous performances at this intimate venue have sold out, to avoid disappointment, please book early, tickets available from www.ticketsource.co.uk
Hope to see you there!
Back to Penrith - 2023
Following the fantastic reception we received from the 'Playhouse' audience at last Friday's performance, it was the easiest of decision's to agree to revisit Penrith's premier venue in the summer of 2023.
We would like to extend a special 'thank you' to the venues excellent lighting technician, fantastic to work with you ..MiM
Barnsley Show -Tickets Go On Sale!
Tickets for the performance at the 'Lamp Room Theatre', Barnsley have now gone on sale. Tickets are selling fast for the bands return to the intimate 'Lamp Room'.
Tickets available from www.ticketsource.co.uk
Playhouse Theatre, Penrith - Ticket News
Tickets are now available from www.ticketsource.co.uk for the forthcoming MiM performance at the Playhouse Theatre, Penrith on Friday, 15th July 2022. All tickets are priced at £17.00 for an evening of entertainment showcasing Motown's greatest hits.
'What A Celebration'
What a great time we had at Thompson Equestrian Centre, celebrating the Queens Platinum Jubilee. Here we see Ed backstage demonstrating the Indian Rope Trick, to the clearly interested Alex & Stacey ! !!
Multi - instrumentalist Annie Thurston will be performing with MiM at their show to celebrate HRH 'Platinum Jubilee ' at the Thompson House Equestrian Centre' Standish on Saturday, 4th June 2022. Annie will be adding tenor saxophone & flute to the bands set list of classic Motown hits.
Let's celebrate this royal occasion together, hope to see you there!
Back to the 'Lamp Room'
We are so pleased to announce that MiM will return to the 'Lamp Room Theatre' Barnsley on Sunday, 11th September 2022. Ticket details tofollow shortly.
Counting Down To Wigan - Platinum Celebration!
The 'Queens Platinum Jubilee Show' is just around the corner and with only a limited number of tickets left for the event anyone interested in attending the event should contact the organiser at the earliest opportunity - Tel 01257 472900
Loving the Love !
Our first visit to the Shire Hall, Howden was such a crazy time. An audience up & on their feet from the first song to the last made for a fantastic time & atmosphere! The return of original MiM-ette, Jessica Poole also added to the fabulous occasion..
Looking forward to doing again in 2023, see you then :)
Paramount & Playhouse Return - 2023!
MiM will return to the Paramount Theatre, Penistone & The Playhouse Theatre, Sleaford during March 2013, more details to follow.
Thank you to Georgette Jarvis from George's Caribbean Kitchen, who will be offering a pre-show meal prior to the MiM performance at the Shire Hall, Howden on Saturday, 23rd April 2022. If you enjoy the taste of superbly cooked jerk chicken, flavorsome curries, fragrant sides & deserts this is the offer for you.
Prior booking is essential, please ring 07834 351986 to place your order.
Sleaford Playhouse - 'Thanks For An Amazing Night'
Thank you to Tom & all the staff at the SLT for making us feel so welcome on our return to the theatre. What a fantastic welcome we received from the near sold out audience. We were all truly overwhelmed by your response, see you all again in 2023!
Howden - Promotional Visit
Members of the MiM troupe will be in Howden for a promotional visit on Monday, 28th March 2022 prior to the bands performance at the historic 'Shire Hall' on Saturday, 23rd April, 2022. Tickets for the Motown extravaganza are available from www.howden-live.com
Hope to catch you there !
Sleaford - Limited Availability
There are a very limited number tickets for the MiM performance at Sleaford Playhouse on Thursday, 31st March 2022. Anyone, still wishing to purchase tickets for the show should contact www.ticketsource.com.uk prior to the attending the event.
Great Night At The Guildhall
This was the bands debut at the historic Grantham Guildhall & what a fantastic experience it was. From the first song to the last we were made to feel welcome by the warmth shown by the audience, we hope to share another evening together in 2023.
A big thank you to 'lighting engineer' Shaun for making us look good on stage!
'What A Night'..!
What an incredible night we had! Thank you so much to the 'sold out' audience at the Penistone Paramount show who (once again) were the star's of the show. The hard work that goes into a theatre presentation becomes so much worth the while when we can share a fantastic night of Motown hits with such a wonderful audience.
We hope to see you all again in spring 2023, thank you once again MiM.
'March Music' at the Guildhall..
MiM will be appearing at the 'Guildhall' Grantham on 12th March 2022 as part of the venues March celebration to 'Live Music' also featuring Kiki Dee.
Hope to see you there!
Thank You PH2
Thank you, to the fabulous audience at the PH2 for reception you gave the band at last nights show. Each year your continued support makes it all worth while, it's much appreciated, thank you once again, MiM
Howden Ticket Details.
Tickets for the forthcoming performance at the Shire Hall, Howden are now on sale from www.Howden-live.com or tel 01430 432510
Hard Copy Tickets From - Dove House 01430 431600
MiM Celebrate the Jubilee!
MiM are proud to announce they will be taking their acclaimed 'Motown Tribute Show' to the town of Wigan in celebration of HRH Queen Elizabeth's platinum jubilee. The bands appearance will take place on Saturday, 4th June 2022 in honor of this royal occasion.
Debut in Doncaster!
MiM are currently looking to add a performance at Doncasters 'Little Theatre' to their 2022 tour. Negotiations are underway for an appearance on Saturday, 19th November, 2022 at the Cities 'Hidden Gem'..further details to follow.
Penrith Players - Tickets Now On Sale
Tickets for the MiM (debut) performance at the 'Players Theatre' Penrith on Saturday, 15th July 2022 are now on general release priced £17.00.
Tickets available from www.ticketsource.com
Welcome Back Jessica !
MiM are excited to welcome back Jessica Poole for the forthcoming MiM show in Howden. Jessica last performed with the band at the conclusion of their UK Tour 2019 & is sure to bring her own brand of 'sassy energy' to what will be a glorious celebration of the Motown Legends.
Tickets for the show are now available from www.howden|-live.com
The MiMettes take a evening of Motown to Howden!
The 'Incredible' MiMettes take a wonderful tribute to the Motown Legends to the 'Shire Hall', Howden on Saturday, 23rd April 2022. Tickets available on line from www.howden-live.com
Sleaford Now On Sale!
Tickets for the show at the Sleaford Playhouse on Thursday, 31st March 2022 are now on sale from the venue box office or www.ticketsource.co.uk
Helping out in the local community..
MiM are proud to announce they will be sponsoring the 'Pontefract & District Cricket League' for the forthcoming 2022 season. Music & sport coming together to support local communities across the Yorkshire region.
Playhouse 2 ..Back to Shaw in 2022!
MiM have had a longing standing relationship with the PH2 & as a result are pleased to announce a return to the venue on Saturday, 26th February 2022. Tickets for the performance are now available from www.ticketsource.co.uk
MiM are pleased to announce that the incredible Stacey Hunt will be joining the show during 2022. Stacey will meet up with the show on Friday,11th March at the Paramount Theatre, Penistone & Saturday, 12th March at the Grantham Guildhall. Stacey will once again perform with MiM at the 'Shire Hall', Howden on Saturday, 30th April 2022.
Tickets now on sale!
Howden Confirmed For April 2022
MiM will play at the 'Shire Hall' in the picturesque market town of Howden on 23rd April 2022. This a rescheduled show following the the COVID-19 cancellations.
Boxing Day Sale!
Tickets for the MiM show scheduled for Saturday, 26th February 2022 at the Playhouse 2 Theatre, Oldham go on sale from 26th December 2021. Tickets can be purchased from the box office Tel: 01729 825718 or www.ticicetsource.co.uk
MiM will make their debut appearance at the 'Players Theatre' Penrith on Friday, 15th July , 2022. The show will feature new material taken from the Motown back catalogue including the Supremes hit 'Stoned Love'..
Sleaford Playhouse - Tickets Go On Sale!
Tickets for MiM return to the Sleaford Playhouse go on sale at 8am on Monday, 25th October 2021. Tickets sales are managed by TicketSource & are available Tel: 0333 666 3366 - all tickets priced at £16.00.
Next stop 'The Y'
The band are currently preparing for their debut show at The Y Theatre, Leicester on Sunday 21st November, 2021. The venue is the oldest working venue in the city & renowned for it's warm sounding acoustics within the auditorium, perfect for an evening of Motown classics!
Penrith For Summer 2022..?
MiM are currently negotiating a performance at 'Penrith Players Theatre', during summer 2022. What this space for further details.
Return to Long Eaton
We're happy to confirm that MiM will return to the 'Duchess Theatre' on Wednesday, 28th September 2022. This will mark the bands third appearance at Long Eaton's premier venue...hope to see you there!
With the 2022 season nearly upon us, MiM are looking to add new Motown classics to their set list. The first song to be added is the Supremes hit 'Stoned Love'...hope you enjoy our authentic reproduction of this Motown hit!
Warm Welcome From The Duchess!
A big thank you to the audience at last nights show at the 'Duchess Theatre', Long Eaton. Our second appearance at the Duchess could not have been better received, we truly appreciate your continued support, look forward to catching up in 2022!
A special mention to Margaret, Joyce & the all the staff at the theatre for making us so welcome.
Return to the LRT confirmed!
MiM have confirmed a return to the Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley on Sunday 25th September 2022. This will be the bands fifth performance at one of the bands favourite venues.
Looking to catching up with old friends & familiar faces!
Looking forward to the 'Y'
Preparations are underway for the performance at the Y Theatre, Leicester on Sunday, 21st November 2021. This will mark the bands first appearance at Leicester's oldest working theatre, for tickets for what promises to be a marvelous evening of Motown hits contact the box office Tel: 0116 255 7066.
New date for 2022
MiM will play the Masham Town Hall on Saturday 1st October 2022.This is a re-arranged date following the original show, scheduled for 2020 being cancelled due to the onset of the Carona Virus pandemic.
Tickets for the show will be available in the New Year from the venue priced £15.00
Spring return to the' Paramount'
MiM return to Penistone with a performance at the Paramount Theatre on Friday, 11th March 2022. Tickets for the event are now on sale from the Box Office Tel: 01229 767532. This will be the first opportunity for the band to return to the picturesque venue since their sell out show in 2019.
Hopefully, we can catch up with new & familiar faces in the New Year...MiM
Thank You LRT!!
A massive thank you to the brilliant audience at Sunday's performance on our return to the Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley. Once again you really were the stars of the show! We look forward to seeing you in 2022.
in the meantime please check out the brilliant acts we have signed to our production company including Motown Foundation & Made in the 80s, both appearing near you in the forthcoming months!
Have fun, hope to see you soon, MiM
There are only limited number of tickets available for the MiM show at the Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley on Sunday, 5th September. 2021. However, the show returns to the region on 11th March 2022 with a performance at the 'Penistone Paramount Theatre, for ticket details contact the box office on Tel: 01226 762004.
Hope to see you there..
Motor City Productions Presents!!
Following a recent restructuring of the MiM management team, we are pleased to announce the formation of 'Motor City Promotions' a dedicated team focused on promoting new and established talent. The first act to be promoted by MCP 'The Motown Foundation' will be appearing in Dinnington on 2nd October, 2021.
We are excited by the MiM team branching out to support other shows & performers, please contact the team via our website or social media profiles if you think your act could benefit for our support.
Sleaford Playhouse - Rescheduled.
With the original show cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic,MiM are in the latter stages of negotiating a return to the Sleaford Playhouse on Thursday, 31st March, 2022.
Updates to follow.
See you at the 'Y'
Ticket details for the show at the 'Y' Theatre, Leicester on Sunday 21st November, 2021. All tickets £19.75, available from the box office Tel - 0116 255 7066
Back to Black...
With the first post lockdown show on the horizon, MiM head to Hoyland's 'Back to Black' rehearsal studios to add the finishing touches to their new stage show..! See the band return @barnsleylamproom
Penistone show goes on sale!
Tickets for the MiM show at the 'Penistone Paramount Theatre' are now on sale. The performance is scheduled for Friday 11th March, 2022 with tickets priced at £20.00 & £15.00, available Tel:01226 762004.
Duchess On Sale.
Tickets for the MiM show at the Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton are now on sale. Tickets can be purchased from the Box Office Tel: 0115 8823 884
Ticket Details !
Tickets are now on sale for the first MiM show post COVID-19 at the Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley. Further details available from the Box Office Tel:011226 200075
Hope to see you there!
Getting ready for the show!
MiM would like to extend a big thank you to Tom Priest for the high resolution upgrade of the bands projected stage backdrop. Tom has produced a design based on the established MiM logo which will be seen for the first time at the performance at the Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley.
Tickets for the MiM performance at the Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley go on sale on Monday, 5th July, 2021. Tickets are available online or from the Box Office Tel: 01226 200075
Lamp Room - Going Ahead
With the contract now in place MiM will make a Post - Covid-19 lockdown appearance at the 'Lamp Room Theatre' Barnsley on Sunday, 5th September 2021. The band will be on stage at 7.30pm , tickets for the event go on sale on 5th July 2021available from the venue.
Throw Back Thursday - PH2
Back in 2019 MiM recorded live footage from their appearance at Oldham's 'Playhouse 2'. The recording was later appear on YouTube & social media outlets. The band return to the PH2 as part of their 2021/22 tour.
Preparations Underway For Paramount Return!
With preparations well underway MiM return to the wonderful 'Penistone Paramount Theatre' on Friday 11th March 2022.
Post lockdown sales underway! - 'Y' Theatre, Leicester
Tickets for the performance at the Y Theatre, Leicester have already started selling following the COVID lockdown. Tickets for this much anticipated Motown extravaganza are priced £19.00, available Tel: 0116 255 7066 or www.leicesterymca.co.uk
Guildhall Tickets On Sale Tomorrow!
Tickets for the MiM performance at the Grantham Guildhall on Saturday, 12th March 2022 go on sale tomorrow (1st May). Book early to see this Motown extravaganza performed by one of the UK's leading Motown tribute shows.
Craig back on (sound) board!
MiM are pleased to confirm long time 'sound tech' Craig Garnett will once again accompany the band on their forthcoming Autumn/Winter shows, looking forward to seeing you there!
The MiM sax attack featuring Elliott 'H' Holland & Penny 'Miss P' Millen appearing at forthcoming shows in Barnsley, Long Eaton, Oldham, Leicester, Penistone & Grantham.
Ryan confirmed for 2021!!
Having appeared in both MiM 'lockdown' videos, Ryan will the appearing at the forthcoming performances in Barnsley, Long Eaton, Oldham & Leicester.
Further ticket news to follow!
Best Wishes for the Bank Holiday.
Wishing everyone a 'Happy Easter', have a great Bank Holiday, from all at MiM.
A massive 'thank you' to Liam from Wakefield for sending this photo of him with his new MiM t-shirt. Best wishes, Liam from all at MiM, hope to catch up with you at one of the shows!
'Show Me' - now available.
The fabulous single 'Show Me' by the 'Sense of Sound Singers' feat Amber Kuti (MiM) is now available @senseofsoundsingers @duotonemusic
MiMettes @The Lamp Room!
MiM featuring the acclaimed 'MiMettes' will be appearing at The Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley on Sunday 5th September 2021. This performance will be in aid of all NHS workers who have continued to keep us safe in the face of the COVID -19 pandemic #NHS
New Shows Imminent.
MiM, are expected to announce new shows in Sleaford & Howden as part of their 2021 Wintertour, further details to follow!
Exciting Times Ahead!
Counting down to tickets going sale for the the MiM show at the Guildhall, Grantham on Saturday, 12th May, 2022. Tickets priced £17.50 & £16.00 available atthe Box Office from Saturday, 1st May 2021 Tel: 01476 406 158
Grantham Guildhall - Tickets Go Sale!
Tickets for the MiM show at the beautiful 'Grantham Guildhall Theatre' on Saturday 12th March 2022 go on sale from Saturday, 1st May 2021. Tickets for the event are priced at £17.50 & £16.00 & available from the theatre box office Tel: 01476 406 158 or online at www.guildhallartscentre.com
Miss X Sing The Elgins
Xtine, performs The Elgin's Northern Soul classic 'Heaven Must of Sent You' on the forthcoming MiM winter tour!
MiMettes at the Duchess
A spectacular evening of Motown at the Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton, Thursday 14th October 2021.Featuring MiM show including the fabulous vocal talents of vocal MiMettes!!
More Shows Anticipated!
With the easing of lockdown restrictions on the horizon MiM are anticipating confirming additional dates to their Winter Tour. Currently, negotiations are underway with promotors in Howden, Coalville & Sleaford regarding potential dates for rescheduled shows following the COVID-19 pandemic.
Update's to follow.
Tour to open at Lamp Room, Barnsley:
MiM will open their 2021 tour with an hometown performance at the 'Lamp Room' Theatre, Barnsley on Sunday, 5th September 2021.
The band are looking forward to catching up with old friends & familiar faces for an evening of Motown's classic hits!
September Show TBC!
New in today - MiM are currently negotiating a return to the Lamp Room Theatre, Barnsley on Sunday, 5th September 2021. Further updates to follow.
Throw Back Thursday - Lamp Room 2018
With the 2018 football World Cup well underway MiM performed matinee & evening performances at the intimate 'Lamp Room Theatre' Barnsley
Tickets for the 'Y' on sale!
Tickets are now on sale for the MiM performance at the Y Theatre, Leicester on Sunday, 21st November 2021 (see Purchase Tickets page)
More Shows For Winter 2021.
Two rescheduled dates for Winter 2021 have now been confirmed. The band will play The Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton on Thursday 14th October & The 'Y' Theatre, Leicester on Sunday 21st November 2021.
The original dates for both venues had previously been cancelled due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
Guildhall Show for 2022!
MiM are to play the beautiful Guildhall, Grantham on Saturday, 12th March 2022. This is a rescheduled show &one the band have really been looking forward to playing.
Ticket news to follow.
Happy Customers :)
Thanks to Lois & Vicky for sending a photo of them both seen wearing their MiM t-shirts. The t-shits were purchased from the new range of merchandise launched to celebrate the bands 2021 Winter tour.
Looking good fellas!
First Show of 2022
Following the cancellation of their 2020 show due to the COVID-19 outbreak MiM will be appearing at the 'Paramount Theatre' Penistone on Friday, 11th March, 2022, further ticket updates to follow.
Throw Back Thursday - Plaza Theatre Romsey
A reminder of the great show from 2019 UK tour - feat Lyndsey Keogh on sax.
Provisional date following Covid-19 cancellation
MiM are currently negotiating a return to the 'Oldham Playhouse 2' on Saturday, 13th November 2021, this follows last years show being cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
With details of the performance still to be confirmed further information will follow shortly.
Evening of Motown Mania!
Motown mania arrives in Long Eaton this summer as MiM perform at the Duchess Theatre Long Eaton on 28th July 2021..!!
Happy New Year
A very Happy New Year from everyone at MiM. Hoping 2021 proves to be a great year for everyone & we can catch up at some point over the forthcoming months!
Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas from all at Made in Motor City. Hope Santa is kind, best wishes MiM.
Get Ready - Available Today!
MiM have their video tribute to the NHS & Social Care Services out today on Facebook & the 'Media' website page. The bands rendition of 'The Temptations' classic 'Get Ready Here I Come' was recorded during lockdown 2 in recognition of the great work undertaken within the health & social care fields during the recent pandemic...we hope you enjoy it #NHS#socialcare
In The Mix!
With Ed & Craig currently working hard on the final sound & audio mix expect the latest the MiM 'lockdown' video will be playing across all social media platforms from Monday, 30th November 2020..
Beat the Lockdown Blues with MiM!
Following the popularity of their first 'lockdown' video, (the Marvin Gaye/Tammi Terrell classic 'Ain't No Mountain') the fella's will be posting a new video with their version of The Temptations hit 'Get Ready'.
The song was chosen by the band not only because of its place in Motown's history but also because its popularity with the audience when performed within the MiM show.
Stay safe & see you on the other side in 2021...best wishes MiM
New Merchandise for 2021:
MiM are pleased to announce a full range of merchandise of 2021. Including, T-shirts, Hoodies, Baseball Shirts, Vests in all colours & sizes, (male, female or unisex fittings).
Prices include P&P & start at T-shirts - £15.99, Women's Racer Back Tank - £17.99, Men's Long Sleeve T-Shirts - £19.99, Baseball Shirts (unisex) - £20.99, Varsity Hoodies - £28.99
Available via message to all MiM social media outlets or retailer at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Duchess back on for 2021
MiM are back at the 'Duchess Theatre' Long Eaton on Wednesday 28th July 2021. Following their performance at Long Eaton's premier venue in 2019 the band are looking forward to getting back to the Duchess & catching up with some great friends.
Ticket news to follow.
Good time celebrating a great cause !
What a fantastic time we had completing the MiM video tribute the outstanding work & commitment shown by NHS, Social Care & all essential workers across the UK. Watch the bands version of 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough' via the 'Media' page or the bands Facebook of Twitter profiles.
Welcome Aboard Alex:
A big welcome to Alex Schofield who recently teamed up with MiM on their version of 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough' performed in tribute to the fantastic work carried out by NHS, Social Care Staff & key workers through out the UK during the ongoing pandemic.
Catch out Alex & the fellas performing 'Mountain' on their 'Media' page & Facebook profile.
Tribute To The NHS & Social Care Workers
The 'Made In Motor City' cast & crew to pay tribute to the NHS & Social Care services for their commitment during this period of uncertainty. More details to follow .
'Y' Theatre - Early Summer Return:
MiM have confirmed this week that they will be performing at Leicester's oldest working theatre on Friday, 7th May 2021 as part of their 'Taking Motown to the People' - 2021 tour, ticket details to follow.
Oldham Playhouse 2 - New Date!
MiM have confirmed the date for their rescheduled show at the PH2. The performance will go ahead on Saturday, 21st November 2020. Ticket will be priced at £15.00 once available, further details to follow.
Autumn Shows - Tickets Available:
Leading UK ticket outlet Ents 24 are currently selling tickets for MiM Autumn dates at Howden Shire Hall, Sleaford Playhouse & Duchess Arts Centre, Long Eaton. Check on line for further ticker details.
Covid19 - Stay Safe & See You On The Other Side!
The band want to take this opportunity wish all Motown fans, friends, family & audiences around the UK all the best during these difficult times. Stay safe & catch up soon for more Motown Mayhem !!
The 'Lyric Theatre', Dinnington 2021
MiM return to the intimate 'Lyric Theatre' on Friday, 12th March 2021. Following the success of their debut performance in 2019 the band are looking forward to catching up with Emma & the brilliant theatre staff team.
Most of all entertaining the fabulous LT audience...see you all soon!
More Show's Rescheduled.
The MiM show at Masham Town Hall has been rescheduled to take place on Friday, 4th September 2020. Tickets purchased for the original date 28th March, 2020 will remain valid for the September performance. We would like to apologies for any inconvenience caused by this unavoidable occurrence.
Penistone Paramount Theatre - Rescheduled Date!
Following the recent cancellation of MiM proposed show at the 'Penistone Paramount' theatre the band are pleased to announce they will be playing a rescheduled show on Saturday, 13th March 2021.
Everyone involved with the MiM show are looking forward to getting back to the 'Paramount' & delivering an evening of Motown Magic, hope to see you there !
Lamp Room Theatre - Confirmed:
MiM, return to the 'Lamp Room Theatre' , Barnsley on Thursday, 24th September 2020. Following the success of their previous show in 2019 the fellas are really looking forward to getting back to the theatre & catching up with the staff & fantastic audience.
Tickets for the event go on sale in June 2020, hope to see you there.
Tee storming Europe!
MiM bassist Tee Soulful is currently playing up a storm across Europe on the current 'Grace Carter' tour (seen here in Brussels). Tee will be back in time for the MiM show at the 'Masham Town Hall' on Saturday, 28th March,2020.
Good Luck Christine (Miss X):
Having the record for the band member 'lost most times' while driving to shows. Christine has finally succumbed to having lazer eye treatment over the forthcoming week. Good luck with the procedure from all in the show, hopefully you'll have a trouble free journey to the Penistone Paramount on the 20th :)
North Yorkshire Back On The Radar:
The Made in Motor - City tour continues with a performance at The Masham Town Hall on Friday, 4th September, 2020.The band are looking forward to what promises to be an evening of Motown Mayhem at this wonderful venue. Tickets for the event are now available from the box office Tel: 01765 680 200.
Build Up To The Paramount
With the MiM performance at the Penistone Paramount just around the corner look out for a forthcoming feature on the show appearing in the 'Look Local' publication on Wednesday, 4th March 2020. In addition the shows producer Steve Reynolds will appearing on local radio station 'Pennine FM' on Monday 9th March 2020 when he will discuss the forthcoming show at the Paramount & the shows plans for 2020..
Tickets for the Penistone Paramount show are still available from the Box Office Tel: 01226 767532
Village On The Green - Charity Evening
MiM are pleased to announce that they will be performing at 'VOTG' Charity evening on Saturday 4th April 2020. The band will be performing 2 x sets at the event that is scheduled to run until midnight with all funds raised being donated to the VOTG charity.
A Celebration of The Motown Legends!!
MiM bring their 'Celebration of the Motown Greats' tour to the Penistone Paramount Theatre, Penistone on Friday, 20th March 2020. The show will include new & old favourites from the band repertoire featuring the critically acclaimed vocal trio the 'MiMettes.
The event is a must for all Motown fans with tickets available from the box office Tel: 01226 767532
Thank you Barrow Forum!
Not sure where to start but thank you to everyone who attended our first show of 2020 at Barrow Forum Theatre. To say we were blown away with the reception would be an understatement thank you all for making our first show of the new year truly unforgettable. Hope to catch up again in 2021..
Please check out the MiM Facebook profile to view feedback from the fantastic audience on the night!
It's Good to be Back!
With the Christmas & New Year festivities behind us its good to be back playing our way across the country in 2020, never thought we'd miss the rigging, soundchecks & de-rigging of the show!..
For ticket information check out our Purchase Tickets page
Cando FM - Barrow & Beyond!
MiM will feature in a 30 minute special on radio station Cando FM prior to their performance at the Forum Theatre, Barrow on Friday 7th January, 2020. Cando DJ Steve Forster will interview MiM founder Steve Reynolds to discuss the history of the show from it's early days up until the present day & the forthcoming UK tour.
Make sure you keep an ear to Cando FM!
Good Luck Christine!
MiM Vocalist Christine Gregory will be appearing in the 'Gladys The Story' to be staged at the Gladstone Theatre, Port Sunlight Friday 17th January 2020. Tickets are still available for what will be a memorable production...Good luck Christine from all at MiM
Howden Shire Hall - 'Watch this space'
MiM are due to perform at the ancient market towns premier venue on Saturday, 19th September 2020. Tickets for the event will be on sale shortly, we'll keep you posted..
Happy New Year - Bringing in 2020!
A very 'Happy New Year' to everyone & hoping 2020 is as good for you as 2019 has been for us!
Best wishes from all at MiM.
' Merry Christmas' from MIM
Wishing everyone a 'Merry Christmas' & all hope Santa is kind! Looking forward to catching up in the new year for more Motown fun, best wishes from all at MiM
Count Down To The New Year , Barrow Forum.
With the new year nearly upon us tickets for MiM first show of 2020 at the Forum Theatre, Barrow are now on sale Tel: 01229 820000.
Hello Leicester !
MiM are pleased to announce that they will be performing at the 'Y' Theatre, Leicester's on Saturday 18th July, 2020 . The theatre dates back to the Victorian era & having first opened in 1884 is the oldest theatre in Leicester.
Tickets for what will be a memorable night of 'Motown Magic' are now on sale from the Box Office priced £19.00 Tel: 0116 255 7066
New Year - New Dates For 2020.
Barrow Forum Theatre - Friday 7th February 2020 - Tel 01229 820000
Gladstone Theatre, Port Sunlight - Friday 21st February 2020 - Tel 0151 643857
Penistone Paramount Theatre, Penistone - Friday 20th March 2020 - Tel 01226 767532
Masham Town Hall, Masham - Saturday 28th March 2020 - Tel 01765 680200
Grantham Guildhall, Grantham - Friday - 24th April 2020 - Tel 01476 406158
New Show, New Songs for 2020!
MiM are excited to be introducing new 'Motown Classic' songs into their set for the 2020 UK tour which starts at the Barrow Forum Theatre on Friday, 7th February 2020.
For ticket information contact the Box Office Tel: 01229 820000
Port Sunlight - Back to Where it all Began
The Century Theatre Coalville:
As 2020 gets underway MiM continue to appear across the Lincoln/Leicester regions taking their show to new theatres & new audiences.
MiM will be performing at the Century Theatre, Coalville on Sunday 10th May 2020 tickets priced £15.00 & £17.00 available from the box office Tel: 01530 278444
Looking forward to seeing you there!
Guildhall Grantham - Debut Performance
MiM will make their debut at the Grantham Guildhall on Friday, 24th April, 2020. Tickets for the event are now on sale via the venues website or telephone 01476 406158.
Home town show scheduled for 2020!
Ticket interest is on 'red alert' as MiM return to their home town Castleford for the 3rd consecutive year. With so much local interest in this show it will be a great opportunity members of the show to catch up with old friends.. Tickets now on sale Tel 01977 664566.
Barrow Forum Theatre - On Sale
MiM, begin their 2020 tour at the acclaimed 'Barrow Forum Theatre' on Friday, 7th February 2020. Why not beat the post 'New Year Blues' & grab a ticket put on your dancing shoes & go 'dancing in your seats',.. hope to see you there!
Despite the floods!!
Delayed beyond belief by adverse weather conditions MiM arrived in time to perform to an enthusiastic audience at the Michelle Arts Centre, Hanley. Thanks to everyone involved with the production from the venue & most importantly the wonderful audience.
Detroit Sound of Motown:
'DSM' are set to undertake more shows in 2020.
Following the success of September 2019 show's at the North Wales' Motown Weekend' & Blackpool's prestigious 'Carousel' Hotel 'MiM' have announced a performance in North Wales for 2020 with further dates to follow through-out the year.
To keep up to date with the latest 'DSM' news check out their Facebook/Twitter profiles plus Website over the forthcoming weeks.
Mitchell Arts Centre ..on the horizon!
Can't say how much the fella's are looking forward to this end of year show on Friday, 8th November, 2019.. come along & join in with the fun!
Bingley, Long Eaton & Sevenoaks - what a great week!!
A big thank you to everyone involved with producing the shows over the past week & not forgetting the fabulous audiences who attended each of the performances. All the best for the new year, catch up soon, .MiM
Michelle back for 'The Stag'
The recent MiM performance at the Stag Theatre, Sevenoaks saw the return of internationally acclaimed singer Michelle Cleave. Michelle, has recently been absence from the show however will always be remembered as one of the vocalists who helped launch the MiM show in the UK.
With only three shows left on the 2019 tour schedule MiM are looking forward to performing at the Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton, Stag Theatre, Sevenoaks & Mitchell Arts Centre, Hanley.
Tickets for these events are still available...see 'Purchase Tickets' page.
Having missed the last two MiM performances on the current tour Christine will be returning for the shows at Bingley Arts Centre on Thursday 3rd October, 2019 & The Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton on Thursday 10th October, 2019.
Amber in for Blackpool Show!
It's with great pleasure that MiM welcome back singer Amber Kuti for their forthcoming performance in Blackpool on Saturday, 28th September, 2019. Also, making his debut on the night will be tenor sax player Elliot Holland who has previously played with many Motown & Soul artists around the UK.
On The Horizon!
The MiM show rounds up it's 2019 tour with a performance at the Mitchell Arts Centre, Hanley on Friday 8th November, 2019. To celebrate what has been a great year for the show the band are determined to make their end of tour performance a special one for the Motown fans in attendance...watch this space!
Looking forward to Long Eaton!
MiM show at the Duchess Theatre on Thursday, 10th October 2019 will be one of four shows performed by the troupe during the month. Tickets for the event are selling fast .
Anyone wishing to purchase tickets are advised to contact the Box Office Tel: 0115 8823 884
Bingley Art Centre , Ticket Update:
Tickets for the MiM show at the Bingley Arts Centre are still available from the box office Tel:01274 567983. The show will be recorded for audio release in 2020 through www.made-in-motor-city.com
Hope to see you there..!
Stag Theatre - Ticket News
Demand for tickets for the forthcoming MiM performance at the Stag Theatre have increased over recent days. Therefore, anyone wishing to attend this event on Saturday, 12th October 2019 should contact the theatre box office Tel: 01732 450175 to avoid disappointment.
Taking the 'Motown Sound' into the Autumn Season - Tour Dates:
Thurs 3rd Oct, 19 - Bingley Arts Centre , Bingley
Thurs 10th Oct, 19 - Duchess Theatre , Long Eaton
Sat 12th Oct, 19 - The Stag Theatre , Sevenoaks
Fri 8th Nov, 19 - Mitchell Arts Centre , Hanley
See 'Purchase Tickets' page for further details.
Thanks a 'Million' Romsey!
A big 'thank you' to all that that came along to the Plaza Theatre show on Friday, 30th August, what a great night, lets hope we can do it all again.
Lindsay Debuts at The Plaza!
MiM are pleased to welcome renown tenor sax player Lindsay Goodhand on board for their forthcoming shows at The Plaza Theatre Romsey & The Stag Theatre Sevenoaks. Having finished her touring/recording commitments with vocalist Michael Ball, Lindsay will be appearing with MiM in Romsey this Friday (30th).
With only a few tickets available anyone wishing to attend the Plaza showshould contact www.ticketsource.co.uk/plazatheatre to avoid disappointment.
Bank Holiday - Motown Mayhem:
As the bank holiday gets nearer MiM are preparing for their appearance at the 'Tribute Festival' to be held at the Plaza Theatre, Romsey. Ticket sales for the festival have exceeded expectation & near sell out is anticipated for the six shows involved in the event.
Anyone wanting to join in the fun should contact www.ticketsource.co.uk/plazatheatre for ticket information...see you there!
Festival of Music
MiM will be appearing at the Plaza Theatre Romsey on Friday 30th August 2019. The performance will be part of a festival of music held at the venue over the bank holiday period. Tickets for the event are available online from www.ticketsource.co.uk/plazatheatre
Check Out The Media Page!
The 'Mimettes' can be seen recorded live leading the band through a rendition of The Temptation classic 'Get Ready Here I Come' . Filmed at their recent sold out show at the Oldham Playhouse 2 the footage shows the band to be on top form .
Standing Ovation - A Night We'll Always Remember
The MiM Troupe can not thank the fabulous audience at the Sleaford Playhouse Theatre enough for their overwhelming response to last nights performance. We remain truly thankful for your support it means everything to those involved with the show.. MiM
East Coast Here We Come !
MiM return to the 'Evron Centre' Filey on the back of a successful performance at neighbouring Scarborough's YMCA Theatre. All the cast & crew hope to see you there for a night of 'Motown Mayhem'
A limited number of tickets still available from the venue (see Purchase Tickets page)..
Thank You Scarborough
The recent MiM performance at the YMCA Theatre saw show debut in the beautiful seaside resort of Scarborough. The band would like to thank the 'enthusiastic' audience for their energy & kind comments. Let's hope we can do it all again next year!
Next stop for the MiM troupe will be the Evron Centre, Filey (19th July) as the UK tour marches on into the summer, hope to see you there!
Tickets for this MiM show can now be purchased from the Box Office Tel: 0333 666 3366. This event to be held on Saturday, 27th July, 2019 is anticipated to sell out following the forthcoming Radio Lincolnshire appearance.
Another Superb Sunday.
Once again MiM visited the 'Lamp Room Theatre' Barnsley for a performance of Motown classics & once again the audience on the night were the stars of the show!
MiM & crew would like to take the opportunity to thank everyone in attendance plus the theatre staff for making us feel so welcome, thank you for the superb response on the night & social media support since.
Hope to see you all again in 2020...MiM
MiM by the seaside - Scarborough here we come!
MiM will visit Scarborough to perform at the YMCA Theatre on Friday, 14th June, 2019. With the summer season in full flow the band hope to add to the holiday atmosphere by providing an evening of Motown classics that will have the audience 'dancing in their seats'!!
Ticket now on sale Tel: 01723 506750
MiM - 'Live Promo' Debut!
MiM are excited to announce the release of the debut live video recording. Recorded at the recent sold out show at the Oldham Playhouse 2 the footage will appear in several formats including full length performance, promotional medley & individual tracks featuring the incredible vocal talents of MiMette's both collectively & individually.
Scheduled for a June, 2019 release watch this space for further updates.
MiM at 'The Swan'
With summer well & truly underway MiM are looking forward to providing a 'Motown Heatwave' to 'The Swan' Theatre, Worcester on Saturday,1st June, 2019.. hope to see you theatre, tickets available Tel: 01905 611427
Count Down To 'The Crescent'
Tickets are still available for the MiM performance at The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham this forthcoming Saturday (18th).
Tel: 0121 643 5858
Michelle to appear at the 'Stag Theatre'.
Long time band associate Michelle Cleave will be appearing as 'special guest' at the MiM performance at 'The Stag Theatre' , Seven Oakes on Saturday,12th October, 2019. Michelle, has performed as part of the show on a regular basis over the past 12 months & will do so again at the 'Stag' performance.
Hope to see you there for what will be a night of Motown classics !
Swan Theatre - Tickets Selling Fast
Tickets for the MiM show at the Swan Theatre, Worcester are selling fast, anyone planning to attend this event to be held on Saturday, 1st June, 2019 should book now to avoid disappointment .
Tickets available Tel: 01905 611714
Duchess tickets go on sale!
Tickets for the performance onThursday,10th October, 2019 at the Duchess Theatre, Long Eaton are now on sale. Tickets available Tel: 01332 875350 or contactwww.Duchess-Theatre.com
Evron Centre Filey - RESCHEDULED DATE!
MiM have rescheduled their forthcoming summer show at the seaside resort of Filey. The band will now perform at the 'Evron Centre' on Friday, 19th July, 2019 previously this show had been expected to go ahead on Friday, 12th July, 2019.
All concerned with the MiM show hope that this rearrangement does not cause any inconvenience to those intending to attend the show, look forward to seeing you there!
Brewhouse Arts Centre - Burton upon Trent
MiM, performance at the 'BAC' will see the debut of vocalist Katie Eastwood. Having been added to the MiM cast in the summer of 2018 Katie has waited patiently to debut with the show. Expect a night of Motown mania as the band & Katie present their high energy tribute to the legends of the Motown record label.
Tickets for the performance are now available from the Box Office Tel: 01283 508100
MiM welcome Elishama:
Motown (tribute) Diva, Elishama Melbourne will be appearing as 'special guest' at the MiM performance at the prestigious 'Crescent Theatre', Birmingham on Saturday, 18th May, 2019. This show will prove to be a spectacular experience for any Motown fan raised on the classics hits from the 60s/70s.
Tickets are still available for this performance Tel: 0121 643 5858
Back to where it all began :
MiM returned to the Forum Studio Theatre, Chester on Friday, 12th April to be welcomed by the most enthusiastic of audiences who warmly received the band from song one!.
The previous years tour had seen the MiM show perform at the 'Forum' with an uncertainty that at times reflected in the performance, none of this was apparent this time around as the band responded to the audience from the outset resulting in an unforgettable night of Motown classics.
Thank you from all the cast & crew at MiM.
Northallerton - Forum (feat Amber Kuti)
A big thank you for the overwhelming support we received from the audience & staff at our recent show at The Forum Theatre, Northallerton. You all made our first visit to the venue a very special occasion...thank you, MIM
Hello -The Met, Bury
The vocal talents of the 'MiMettes' will be on show at the forthcoming MiM performance at the 'Northern Soul' venue of the year, The Met Theatre, Bury on Saturday 16th March, 2019.
There are alimited number of tickets still available from the box office...hope to see you there!
Tickets for the forthcoming MiM show at the Playhouse Theatre, Oldham on Saturday 4th May, 2019 are selling quickly. Due to the high demand only a limited number of tickets remain. - # Update - THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT
Contact the box office Tel: 01706 840400
Darwen Library Theatre, Blackburn
Tickets for the MiM show at the Darwen Library Theatre, Blackburn are now on sale from the box office.
Priced £15.00 & £13.00 contact the theatre on Tel: 0844 847 1664 for further details.
The Met Theatre, Bury
The next stop on the MiM tour promises to be a special occasion with the performance at the Bury Met being filmed by Image Play Media Productions. The film which will include performance/backstage & soundcheck footage is scheduled for release in Spring 2020.
All proceeds from the future sale of the live recording will be donated to the National Autistic Society.
New dates for Winter, 2019
MiM have confirmed performance's at Bingley Arts Centre, Thursday 3rd October, 2019 & The Mitchell Art Centre, Friday 8th November, 2019 as the final dates in their 2019 UK Tour.
'Brewhouse' go on sale!
Tickets for the MiM show at the Brewhouse Art Centre, Burton are now on sale. Tickets are available from the Box Office Tel: 01283 508100 or
from online www.brewhouse.co.uk
Thank You Castleford!
Thank you to everyone who came along to the Civic Centre, Castleford show on the 16th February & made it once again a great success. It was nice to see all the familiar faces & the new MiM fanatics up & dancing!
Thanks for all the kind words of support & recognition of the shows development over the past 12 months.
Hope to see you all again next year, best wishes from the MiM troupe!
MiM return to The Paramount in 2020
Following the recent 'sold out' show at The Paramount Theatre, Penistone MiM are to return to the theatre on Friday, 20th March 2020. Everyone concerned with MiM would like to thank the audience & theatre staff for making the performance recent performance a special night.
Hope to see you all again soon!
Dinnington added to Spring 2020 Tour
The MiM troupe have confirmed they will be playing the 'Lyric Theatre', Dinnington as part of their 2020 tour. The show returns to the venue on 21st March, markingthe third occasion the show has performed at the theatre.
A Big Welcome to Amber
Amber Kuti-Smith will be special quest at MiM forthcoming performance at the Forum Theatre, Northallerton. The show takes place on Saturday 23rd March, 2019 with the performance starting at 7.30pm.
Tickets available from the Box Office Tel: 01609 776230
Debut at the 'Town Hall' Masham
MiM have confirmed a performance at the historic 'Town Hall', Masham for Saturday, 28th March 2020. This will be the bands first performance at the venue & promises to be a special night as new Motown classics are scheduled to be introduced into the set list.
Happy New Year from the Garrick Playhouse
MIM commenced their UK tour with a performance at the prestigious Garrick Playhouse Theatre, Altrincham to an audience of over 300 Motown fans. The performance marked the debut of vocalist Christine Gregory who along with Michelle & Rosario provide the high quality vocal blend & harmonies to the MiM frontline.
The show now moves on to The Lyric Theatre on Friday 8th February, 2019.
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