'Songs have to be simple. It's not like you have a huge canvas to paint on or a novel length to fill. You've got to tell the story in two verses, a chorus and a coda and that takes some skill.'
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On 14 September...

2011: Sting performed with the Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio at the 92nd Street Y at a memorial event for Herman Sandler who lost his life on 9/11.

2007: The Police performed at the Amsterdam ArenA, in Holland.

2002: The Tuscany documentary won a Creative Emmy for 'Outstanding Multi Camera Picture For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special' (Scott C. Wilson).

1991: Sting performed at the Great Woods Centre in Boston, USA.

1989: Sting appeared as Macheath in the '3 Penny Opera' at the National Theatre in Washington DC.

1985: Sting performed at Kingswood Music Theatre in Toronto, Canada.

1979: The Police performed at the Gaumont in Southampton, England.

1978: The Police performed at the Rock Garden in London, England.



Sting & Paul Simon, two of music's most prolific and seminal artists, will bring their critically-acclaimed On Stage Together tour to Europe in 2015! The tour kicks off Thursday, March 12 in Krakow Poland, followed by performances in Prague, Berlin, Oslo, Stockholm, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Koln, Zurich, Munich, Milan, Vienna, Paris, Dublin, Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester & London (complete itinerary follows). The Sting.com fan club pre-sale will begin tomorrow, September 9 at 10AM (local). Please visit the tour page when logged in as a member to obtain your unique pre-sale access code.

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The Last Ship - Sting's Broadway Musical tells the story of love, loss and everlasting reckoning - In a bright, airy rehearsal studio, eight floors above 42nd Street, a man at work chews on a fingertip and furrows his exceedingly familiar brow. As a cast of rugged men and women, looking as likely to populate a pub in the north of England as a Broadway stage, sways on stools and uncoils rounds of rope, belting out a rousing shanty, the familiar brow darkens, a foot taps anxiously to the beat, arms wrapping tight around a slim torso like a self-enforces straitjacket. Sting is tense...
America to Celebrate the Careers of Five Extraordinary Artists Sunday, December 7, 2014. Gala will be broadcast on CBS on December 30, 2014 at 9:00-11:00 p.m., ET/PT. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced the selection of the five individuals who will receive the 2014 Kennedy Center Honors. Recipients to be honored at the 37th annual national celebration of the arts are: singer Al Green, actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks, ballerina Patricia McBride, singer-songwriter Sting and comedienne Lily Tomlin...
Cherrytree/Interscope A&M Records is pleased to announce the worldwide release of ''The Last Ship - Live At The Public Theater'' DVD on September 23. Featuring songs from Sting's latest album and forthcoming Broadway musical of the same name, the DVD captures Sting in an intimate evening of music and storytelling filmed on his birthday, during a run of 10 benefit concerts performed at The Public Theater in New York City. The DVD will be available for Amazon.com pre-order beginning today at www.amazon.com/dp/B00MOG5EXQ, and both the DVD and streaming video will be available from Amazon.com on September 23...
On Monday, September 15, Executive Producers Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Pippin) and Bruce Cohen (American Beauty, Milk, Silver Linings Playbook) will present Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality at Broadway’s Gershwin Theatre. Featuring performances by 16-time Grammy Award-winner Sting and two-time Tony Award and two-time Grammy Award-winner Patti LuPone, this event strives to remind global leaders that "the world is watching" and to raise significant funding for grassroots organizations and activists around the world. The net proceeds of this event will go directly to Fueling the Frontlines, a three-year, $20 million campaign for global LGBTI rights led by the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice. Astraea is the only philanthropic organization in the United States solely dedicated to advancing LGBTI rights globally...
To benefit the Sage Gateshead 10th Birthday Appeal, Sting will perform songs from "The Last Ship," his latest album and new Broadway musical of the same name, on 24th and 25th April 2015. These will be the only UK performances of their kind and are both kindly supported by Cunard. Additional support comes from Shepherd Offshore and Port of Tyne. Tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Monday 1st September from 10am at www.sagegateshead.com, and also at Sage Gateshead's box office on 0191 443 4661. Sting.com fan club members will have an opportunity to purchase tickets in advance of the general public beginning tomorrow, 28th August at 10am (local time)...

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A trio of superstar Geordies join the stellar cast of the Great North Run Million opening ceremony set to thrill thousands on the Quayside on September 4. Music superstar Sting has joined the stellar cast of North East talent who will gather next month to make sure the Great North Run Million Opening Ceremony is unforgettable. As the thousands who have bagged their tickets already know, the Thursday before the 2014 Bupa Great North Run will offer a spectacular start to the celebrations marking the half marathon’s historic millionth finisher. Dire Straits legend Mark Knopfler, Jill Halfpenny, Tim Healy, The Unthanks and David Almond have all signed up to take part in the event on September 4, which will 'tell the story' of the North East and celebrate its industrial heritage...