Singer Marc Almond has joined the line-up of performers at the Peter Tatchell Foundation’s Equality Ball on Saturday 28 November. Also singing are the awesome Ronan Parke and Heather Peace, with dance music from the acclaimed Delta Band and guest of honour Sir Ian McKellen.
Teen sensation Parke was runner up in Britain’s Got Talent and will perform Stand Up For Love by Destiny’s Child. Lesbian heart-throb Heather Peace will sing hits from her fabulous album.
Marc Almond, Ronan Parke and Heather Peace will be attending the whole event, including dinner.
Delta Band – who’ve worked with Olly Murs, Bryan Ferry and Girls Aloud – will lead the late night dancing with cover versions of pop classics.
Celebrity invitees include Peter Tatchell Foundation (PTF) patrons: Lord Waheed Alli, Baroness Joan Bakewell, Baroness Liz Barker, Lord Michael Cashman, Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, Paul O’Grady and Pragna Patel.
Peter Tatchell, PTF Director, said: “Marc Almond, Heather Peace and Ronan Parke are amazing singers. I’m grateful they’ve agreed to generously donate their talent to make The Equality Ball a night to remember. It’s going to be a fabulous evening. For one night only, I’m going glamorous – all in the cause of fundraising for human rights.”
The Equality Ball takes place at the palatial Old Town Hall, 29 Broadway, Stratford, London E15 4BQ. The theme is ‘Baubles & Bling’. Dress to impress.
Tickets are £50 per person, which includes a welcome drink and buffet dinner. Tables of 10 can be booked for £475: http://tinyurl.com/equalityball2015
All proceeds from the Equality Ball will fund the human rights work of the Peter Tatchell Foundation. http://www.petertatchellfoundation.org/donate