E-mail: Tel: 07795 342639 Jayne Darling, Arnold, Nottingham,

1940s Show

1940s Show

Jayne Darling Authentic 1940s Singer

Professional, experienced & authentic, Jayne Darling is a well respected and established 1940s vocalist – perfect for your 1940s themed evening or afternoon. 

Are you having a community fundraiser or looking for a themed evening? 1940s singer Jayne Darling has a fully themed show complete with popular dance tracks, Cockney 1940s Singalong and a rousing Patriotic finale.

Along with her husband Darren who acts as a 1940s DJ between sets Jaynes show covers your entertainment from start to finish!  Featuring all the biggest hits of the era including Vera Lynn, Gracie Fields, the Andrews Sisters and Glenn Miller the show takes you through tear jerking nostalgia, toe tapping classics and well known flag waving tunes.

What to expect of Jayne Darling’s 1940s show: 

  • Glamorous gowns and costume changes 
  • 3 mtr Union Flag backdrop 
  • Props including sandbags and cargo netting 
  • Lighting (if required) including mini search lights
  • Experience and authenticity 
  • Lively, engaging and authentic 1940s singer with a wealth of experience
  • Extensive repertoire from the 1920s through to the late 1940s
  • Mix of genres and styles from Andrews Sisters through to Vera Lynn
  • Full and active social media presence and website to help promote events
  • A bespoke show to your requirements – if you have dancers attending dances can be called
  • Fully adaptable to whatever space you have whether a stage or small room
  • Fully insured with £10m Public Liability and a member of Equity

Jayne has been performing as a 1940s singer since 2013 and has sung at some of the biggest events across the UK and Europe.  

Previous Events have included...

Twinwood Festival
Avon Valley Railway
Barry at War
Blaenavon Railway 1940’s Weekend
Chesterfield 1940’s Weekend (Event Plan)
Crich Tramway Village 
Dad’s Army Museum – Thetford
Dig for Victory Bristol
Four Ashes Wolverhampton
Gloucestershire & Warwickshire Railway
Great Central Railway Wartime Weekend
Haworth 1940’s Weekend
Hughenden Manor
Kelham Island Industrial Museum
Leyburn 1940’s Weekend
National Emergency Services 1940’s Weekend
Nottingham 1940s Knee’s Up 
Pickering – Various pubs, restaurants plus the showground
RAF Defford
Rufford on the Home Front
Ramsey 1940s Weekend
Selsey D-Day Celebration
Swindon & Cricklade Railway
Tutbury Castle
Wimpole at War
Woodhall Spa 1940’s Festival
Yanks are Back in Saddleworth


To book Jayne Darling for your 1940s evening.

Tel: 07795 342639

Find Jayne on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram 

Equipment and Technical Specifications

PA adaptable from small to large venues:

  • EV powered column speaker 
  • Shure vintage microphone
  • Roaming wireless microphone

Props / set including:

  • 3 mtr Union Flag backdrop
  • Sandbags
  • Cargo netting
  • Scene setting props

Full light show for evening dances / performances including:

  • 4 x 64 Par up-lighters
  • 4 x Roving head search lights
  • Kam party bar LED lighting
  • Atmospheric smoke machine (subject to venue)