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As tickets for Barry Manilow’s final tour go on sale, Halifax Light Opera Society are putting the final touches to its version of his hit musical “Copacabana”.

The singer-songwriter is performing concerts across the world in his ‘One Last Time!’ Tour and next year in the UK starting June 11, he is at the Leeds Arena among other dates.

The “Copacabana” musical is based on his smash hit of the same name. It’s a song with a story known to millions.

The Light Opera Society will be staging it at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax, from November 11 – 14, including a Saturday matinee.

“The whole show is glitz and glamour with some of Barry Manilow’s best music. It’s a tremendous spectacle, with a song everyone knows,” said director Kathryn Beverley. Tickets fromVictoria Theatre 01422 351158.