The Friends of the Lichfield Garrick have welcomed Tony Christie as their new President.
The Amarillo singer lives in the city but is currently touring to promote his new album.
Tom Roberts has been appointed as Vice President.
Members of The Friends of the Lichfield Garrick have benefits including priority booking, first night receptions and discount opportunities.
Tony presented the Friends’ annual award for Best Amateur Musical 2015 to Lichfield Operatic Society, which will return with its next production, Jesus Christ Superstar, which opens at the Garrick on April 12.