I’m Still Standing – An Elton John Experience is a live music show gathering some of NZ’s greatest and most experienced musical talent to perform fresh perspectives on Elton John classics. These include Bennie & the Jets, Your Song, Rocketman and much more.
The show headlines pianist & singer Josh Clark as Elton John. Described by Theatreview’s Nik Smythe as a “virtuoso keyboard player”, Josh prepares to perform this show fresh off the back of returning from London. Previous to his departure he was musically directing, performing or vocal coaching on major NZ Music Theatre Productions including Billy Elliot (2016), Cats (2019), recently to great acclaim, The NZ Premiere of Once The Musical. He is currently the Music Director and Pianist for The Candlelight Music Series at St Mathews in The City.
The band comprises some of NZ’s most experienced and talented professional musicians, including Drummer Dan Waterson (Big Ticket), LA/NZ Producer and Bass Player Dan Antunovich (Kitara), Multi-Instrumentalist & Producer Sam Jones (Samson, Live, Tiki Taane, Laughton Kora, Barnaby Weir, Bailey Wiley) and Guitarist Graham Bell (Good to Go).
This show aims to bring a unique and fresh perspective on one of the greatest songwriters of our time.