British Olympic Ball, Presented by BT, Confirms Star Performers
10 Sep 2010
Mark Ronson, Jamie Cullum and the Sugababes unveiled as headline acts for star studded event
Three of Great Britain’s highest profile music acts have been unveiled by the British Olympic Association (BOA) as the headline performers at the prestigious British Olympic Ball, presented by BT, on Friday 24th September.
Leading DJ and performer Mark Ronson along with renowned jazz-pop singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum and the Sugababes, one of the most successful female acts of the 21st century, will headline the evening’s entertainment, which takes place in the stunning surroundings of The Great Room at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
Internationally renowned magician Dynamo, who has performed for the likes of Will Smith, Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin, Snoop Dogg, Robbie Williams and Naomi Campbell, will also be performing live on stage at the event, as will entertainment sensation DJ Lora.
The evening’s entertainment will also see high profile nightclub, Chinawhite, run the exclusive after party for all attending guests.
The event is a celebration of the Best of British in Olympic sport, and serves as a critical fundraiser for the British Olympic Association to support our nation’s current and future Olympic athletes. A collection of Team GB’s brightest Olympic talent will be in attendance, including legends such as five-time Olympic Champion Steve Redgrave, and athletes who will be going for gold for the first time in London 2012, such as World and European Heptathlon Champion Jessica Ennis.
Planning for this unique occasion is being led by Committee Chairman and BOA Director of Sport Sir Clive Woodward, as well as Athlete Co-Chairs; sailing triple gold medallist Ben Ainslie CBE and former BBC Sports Personality of the Year award winner Zara Phillips MBE.
Tickets for the flagship Olympic fundraising event are on sale and there are limited places that remain available for what is set to be a fantastic evening of entertainment. All attending guests will enjoy a champagne reception and four-course dinner before being treated to gold medal standard music and entertainment.
The British Olympic Association and Team GB would like to thank BT, Official Presenting Partner of the British Olympic Ball and Official Supporting Partners adidas, BMW and BP for their support.
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