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Welcome to the official website of the Royal Variety Performance.
There isn't a show in the history of show-business, nor indeed in the history of television, that compares to the Royal Variety Performance; 85 shows over 100 years is a feat unsurpassed, and the very best in entertainment from around the globe has been presented year after year since the show's origins in 1912. The quality and diversity of legendary performers over the years is both extraordinary and breathtaking; visit our huge Archive for a full list and view the original show programmes. The Royal Variety Performance continues to thrive to this day, forming a major part of the entertainment industry's annual calendar with a worldwide TV audience of over 150 million.
The Royal Variety Performance is presented annually in aid of the Entertainment Artistes' Benevolent Fund (the EABF), now often known as simply the 'Royal Variety Charity'; the first show being staged in 1912 when His Majesty King George V and Her Majesty Queen Mary attended the first 'Royal Performance'......read more of the show's history......click here.
100 Years of the Royal Variety documentary
The 90mins ITV Studios documentary, 100 years of the Royal Variety, will be broadcast on ITV1, on Friday 7th December at 9pm, and then repeated on Tues 11th December... read more
Royal Variety broadcast attracts 10.1 Million UK Viewers!
The broadcast of this year's Royal Variety Performance on ITV1 on Monday 3rd December attracted a massive 10.1 million viewers! read more
Unprecedented demand for Royal Variety Performance 2012 Tickets!
Demand for tickets to this year's centenary Royal Variety Performance is unprecedented, with every additional seating allocation released, selling out within minutes. read more
Royal Variety Performance 2012 - First acts announced
The EABF is pleased to announce the first acts to confirm for this year's Centenary anniversary of the Royal Variety Performance and they include Robbie Williams, Neil Diamond, Alicia Keys, David Walliams, Girls Aloud, Rod Stewart, Kylie Minogue and Andrea Bocelli... read more
With a team of 64 staff, Brinsworth House is a dual registered nursing home for members of the entertainment profession... read more
Facilities at Brinsworth
The history of the Royal Variety Performance is breathtaking; 80 shows over 100 years; a feat unsurpassed... read more
Royal Variety Archive
Please make a donation to the EABF by visiting this page. All major credit and debit cards are accepted.......... read more
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