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An actor (often actress for women; see terminology) is a person who portrays a character in a performance.
Andrew Gerard Hill (born 1957 in Bracknell, Berkshire, England) is an English record producer and songwriter, who was involved in creating many hits during the 1980s and 1990s.
Anything Goes is a 1934 musical with music and lyrics by Cole Porter.
Bucks Fizz is a British pop group that achieved success in the 1980s, most notably for winning the 1981 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Making Your Mind Up".
Cheryl Baker (born Rita Maria Crudgington; 8 March 1954) is an English television presenter and singer.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Sir Cliff Richard, (born Harry Rodger Webb, 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist.
Crackerjack! was a British children's television series that aired on the BBC Television Service from 14 September 1955 until 21 December 1984 (except during 1971).
The Daily Express is a daily national middle market tabloid newspaper in the United Kingdom.
Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.
A duet is a musical composition for two performers in which the performers have equal importance to the piece, often a composition involving two singers or two pianists.
Epic Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, Inc., the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.
The Eurovision Song Contest 1982 was the 27th edition of the annual Eurovision Song Contest.
Guys and Dolls is a musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows.
"I'm Never Giving Up", written and composed by Ron Roker, Jan Pulsford, and Phil Wigger, was the United Kingdom's entry at the Eurovision Song Contest 1983, performed by the trio Sweet Dreams.
iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001.
John Scot Barrowman (born 11 March 1967) is a Scottish-American actor, singer, presenter and writer.
Ladbrokes Coral Group plc is a British-based betting and gambling company.
"Making Your Mind Up" is a song by the British pop group Bucks Fizz.
Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
"One Step Further", written by Simon Jefferis, was the United Kingdom's entry at the Eurovision Song Contest 1982, performed by the duo Bardo, comprising Sally Ann Triplett and Stephen Fischer.
The Penguin Cafe Orchestra (PCO) was an avant-pop band led by English guitarist Simon Jeffes.
Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.
Prima Donna were the United Kingdom representatives in the Eurovision Song Contest 1980.
Ronnie Carroll (born Ronald Cleghorn; 18 August 1934 – 13 April 2015) was a Northern Irish singer, entertainer and political candidate.
Sally Ann Triplett (born 15 April 1962, London, England) is a British singer and actress.
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.
Stephen Fischer (Stephen Fletcher) is a British singer famous for his participation in the 1982 Eurovision Song Contest as part of the duo Bardo.
Sweet Dreams was a British vocal trio composed of Carrie Gray, Helen Kray and Bobby McVay.
Sir Michael Terence Wogan (3 August 1938 – 31 January 2016), better known as Terry Wogan, was an Irish radio and television broadcaster who worked for the BBC in the UK for most of his career.
Theatre or theater is a collaborative form of fine art that uses live performers, typically actors or actresses, to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a live audience in a specific place, often a stage.
The UK Singles Chart (currently entitled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling singles in the United Kingdom, based upon physical sales, paid-for downloads and streaming.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United Kingdom has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 61 times and is one of the most successful countries to compete in the contest.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.