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Soprano Rebecca Newman surprises Lichfield shoppers by busking in the city centre

A soprano who is currently performing alongside Russell Watson surprised shoppers by going busking in Lichfield city centre.

Rebecca Newman busking in Lichfield

Rebecca Newman busking in Lichfield

Rebecca Newman gave an impromptu concert in the Three Spires Shopping Centre last week.

She performed songs from her debut album Dare to Dream, which has topped the UK classical albums chart.

Her busking spot came ahead of a more formal appearance at the Lichfield Garrick on July 16, when she will be supported by Classical Reflection’ will support to Rebecca in her upcoming show at the Lichfield Garrick. Identical twins Naomi and Hannah have risen to acclaim as one of the stars of this year’s BBC hit talent show ‘The Voice’.

Hear Rebecca Newman and Classical Reflection at the Lichfield Garrick on Thursday 16 July 2015 at 7.30pm.

Tickets cost £23, can be booked online at or by calling Lichfield Garrick’s Box Office on 01543 412121.

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