Iconic Newcastle venues Lizotte’s and Kings Theatre will shortly be put on the marketplace for sale.
Entrepreneurs Brian and Jo Lizotte mentioned they had been earning the announcement with an “excited major heart”, but their primary concentration now wanted to be their increasing family members.
The duo said they had been hoping to move the legendary and attractive venue on to a “fabulous new operator”. Preferably, they stated, it would be “someone that will keep on to offer you the Newcastle neighborhood and outside of much more earth-course leisure and hospitality for many years to come”.
Troy Cassar-Daley and Brian Lizotte
Displays which are previously scheduled at the venues will go in advance, and they reassured audio enthusiasts that they will continue on to guide functions as they constantly have done in the meantime.
Above its life span, artists which include Mick Fleetwood, Macy Gray, Jimmy Barnes, Keith Urban, Kasey Chambers, Ian Moss and Daryl Braithwaite have performed at Lizotte’s.
The Lizottes thanked their “amazing, passionate, foods and audio-loving customers” as nicely as the artists, supervisors, brokers and promoters they have worked with more than the yrs.
They also extended their thanks to workers.
“Finally, we’d like to thank our unbelievable and faithful staff more than the years that have aided Jo and I produce one particular of the most exclusive globe renown supper clearly show venues right listed here in Newcastle some thing we are really proud of,” they reported.
They reassured everyone that for now, it is business as normal and claimed they are looking forward to viewing men and women shortly.
“A globe with no music – unthinkable,” the signed off their statement.