How does it work?

Your event is about to become even more memorable!

Waiter Surprise are the North East’s premier surprise entertainers! A highly experienced entertainment group who create magical memories by surprising your guests and audiences with crowd invoking singing! You can choose anything from 2 waiters to 3 or 4 and each performer has great acting and ad-lib ability and can entertain at the highest level. The waiters have performed at many weddings in the North East including hotels and venues in County Durham, Newcastle upon Tyne, Darlington, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire Northumberland and Sunderland.

You can customise your show to suit your wedding ie choose your songs or even join in with the surprise. The act performance is about lifting your day during the meal and to get everyone up dancing from your Gran to the Kids!

Who we are

Waiter Surprise are the very first waiter singing group in the North East of England and have fantastic reputation and following. They are a core of true professional singers and will deliver a performance for every occasion! Wow your guests with Tino and the gang’s secret talents!

Waiter Surprise waiters are the best of the best when it comes to wedding entertainment. The singers you get to perform on your big day are all full-time pro singers/Actors. The show is professionally performed to the highest standard and a price that will not break the bank. Do something different for your big day stand out! and Book the best and be the Surprise.



What our clients say


How much are the singing waiters?

Waiter Surprise will work with you to tailor a package suitable for your wedding, event or function anywhere in the North East!

Are you a band for hire for only weddings?

We don’t do just weddings, we have performed at many different events including corporate and celebrations. We can either perform to backing tracks or sing live with a band, we can work with you to make it perfect for your special day.

How far in advance should I contact you?

Ideally as soon as you decide on your event! Usually people get in touch anything from a year to a few months in advance.

How long have you been doing Waiter Surprise?

Over 30 years as professional performers. We have worked in every kind of venue and event in our collective careers and with that gained a huge amount of experience in entertaining and captivating any crowd!

What kind of music do the surprise singing waiters perform?

We play it all! We can play classical, swing, jazz, funk, soul, pop, disco and many more. We cover all genres from dance to opera.

Do you cover more than one wedding a day?

Yes, sometimes we can work very carefully with our teams to ensure we can bring more than one surprise in one day!

If needed, would you be able to work extra hours?

Yes, of course! The time is chargeable, but we are more than happy to keep on playing! Solo for extra set £100; band extra set £300; waiters £150; dj £100

How much time do you need to prepare for an act?

We need about 1hr for setup then 30 mins for the show. Don’t worry about organising the surprise. We take care of that! We contact the venue, caterers including the chef and head waiter so they are fully briefed! There may be a delay if the performance takes place during the meal or at the end so they will need to build this into their meal preparation for your event.

What are the prices for the Singing Waiters?

The price for the singing waiters depends on the event and how big the surprise! Our super surprises start from only £650!

What is included in the Waiter Surprise wedding package?

We can bring a Full PA, lights, backdrops, background music, and mics for speeches. We will then perform the First Dance song/music live.

Is it possible to request something that's not in the repertoire?

Yes, of course you can! Let us know what song you would like and we hopefully will be able to perform them live or play them by dj

Size of group:

We can offer a range of entertainment group sizes for your event. Soloist, small (2 – 3 musicians), medium (4 – 6 musicians), large (7 or more musicians)

Are you able to travel to an event?

Yes, we perform mainly in the North East of England, but also will travel to Scotland, Yorkshire, Lancashire, Manchester, Merseyside, Liverpool and even as south as London!  There is a charge for travel depending on location.

What is the length of time of the act?

Solo show 2 x 1hr shows; band 2 x 45 mins; singing waiters 1 x 30min; 1hr waiting tables; dj 7hr

Do you charge per hour or per event?

Waiter Surprise charge per event

What are the forms of payment?

Bank transfer or PayPal Bacs

Contact Us

The best way to get more information is to get in touch! Don't worry it won't take long for us to respond!