Team Gb Homecoming Concert:- Team GB will return from Tokyo 2020 with a star-studded performance from Wembley Stadium. The 90-minute event will include musicians such as Nile Rogers, Laura Mvula, and Yungblud at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 15. The National Lottery will host the “Team GB Homecoming Concert” with Greg James and Clara Amfo from BBC Radio 1.
From the Wembley Arena, Greg James and Clara Amfo welcome back Team GB athletes from the Tokyo Olympics. Anne-Marie will perform with the English National Ballet, Laura Mvula with Rambert Dance Company, and Yungblud with Motionhouse Circus. There are other Nile Rodgers songs. Ibn Kalia
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The English National Ballet will join Anne-Marie on stage, as will theatrical group Chickenshed, while highlights from the Olympic Games 2020 will be shown in the backdrop, including several from Team GB.
Key employees will be invited to the event as well as Team GB and their friends and family.
“Team GB’s commitment and enthusiasm for the sports they love has been nothing short of inspiring!” remarked Amfo. In a program full of joy and love, I am delighted to co-host with Greg the ‘Team GB Homecoming Concert by The National Lottery’. Wembley, with these world-class musicians, is the perfect location for every athlete’s homecoming.”
“I’ve become an expert on events I only think about every four years,” James remarked. And I can’t wait to congratulate our incredible Team GB athletes in front of a real audience. An exciting night has been planned for a long time. Anyway, I have to go practice shot put.”
Kate Phillips, the BBC’s entertainment director, commissioned it. The BBC’s commissioning editors are Rachel Ashdown for BBC Entertainment and Rachel Davies for BBC Music. TBI Media’s Phil Critchlow and Paul Wright will executive produce, with Andrew Wyke serving as event executive producer. Director Julia Knowles