Brenton Edgecombe is a multi-award winning entertainer, recipient of Five MO awards and Seven Australian Club Entertainment ACE Awards. His dynamic tribute to Elton John is as engaging as it is convincing. All the hits, all the looks, all the moves. Available as a solo, two-piece or with full backing band.
The show covers Elton’s remarkable career from his first hit song through the disco era to his music for the Disney film “The Lion King”. You’ll also hear intriguing and often hilarious tales about Elton’s life and the stories behind the songs.
Brenton Edgecombe has been paying tribute to Sir Elton John nationally and internationally since 1993. He started in clubs, pubs and function venues in Adelaide under the pseudonym "Reggie Dwight". The Crocodile Rocket character was created and consolidated as part of the multi-award-winning cabaret act 'String Fever', and as such has been performed in clubs and function venues throughout Australia, and on cruise-ships internationally since 1997. Additionally Brenton toured regional Australian venues as 'Elton John' in 1998 as part of the 'String Along with Elton' tour. A career highlight was featuring as a surprise bespectacled guest with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra in 1996. He has performed in theatres and events in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide and is about to embark on a performing arts centre tour of Queensland.
Crocodile Rocket combines 30 years of Elton obsession with nineteen years of constant live performance experience to create the ultimate tribute act.