Little River Band comes to the Newton Theatre

| 05 Mar 2012 | 05:15

NEWTON —With worldwide album sales topping the 30-million mark, and having the distinction of being the first band to have top-ten hits for six consecutive years, the Little River Band has become a force to be reckoned with. The group, originally formed in Australia in 1975, is now made up of band members Wayne Nelson, Greg Hind, Chris Marion, Rich Herring and Mel Watts. In America, the band had huge success with the singles "Reminiscing," "Lady," "Happy Anniversary," "Help Is on Its Way," "Cool Change," "Lonesome Loser," and "Man On Your Mind." The Little River Band will be performing at The Newton Theatre on Friday, March 9, at 8 p.m. Individual tickets for the show are on sale now. The cost is $57 for premium seats, $47 for orchestra seats and $37 for balcony seats. Tickets may be purchased online at or by calling the box office at 973-383-3700. The box office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday, 10 2 p.m. Founded in 1924 as Sussex County’s premier entertainment venue, The Newton Theatre presents a wide range of programs that entertain, enrich and educate the diverse population of the region. For more information call 973-383-3700 or visit