The James Brown Story at Buxton Opera House

Celebrate the musical legacy of the funk pioneer who invented his own music genre and inspired a generation to “Get Up Offa That Thang.” This exciting new production narrates the incredible rags-to-riches story of the hardest-working man in show business.

The James Brown Story

Relive the journey from a young shoeshine boy to becoming a global superstar, as a talented 14-member cast of musicians, singers, actors, and dancers faithfully recreate the iconic live touring show.

Join us for a night filled with high-energy grooves and infectious riffs that will get you dancing in the aisles. Enjoy hits like “Papa’s Got a Brand-New Bag,” “I Got You (I Feel Good),” “Living in America,” “It’s a Man’s World,” and many more.

The James Brown Story

Because, as they say, it pays the cost to be the boss…

The James Brown Story is on at Buxton Opera House on Wednesday 14th February at 7.30pm


Tickets are priced at £31.

To buy tickets and for more information call the Box Office on 01298 72190 or visit

Buxton Opera House, Water Street, Buxton, SK17 6XN

T: 01298 72190


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