Ellie Goulding, Robbie Williams, One Direction and Dame Shirley Bassey were just some of the stars on stage at the Royal Variety Performance last night, which was hosted by comedian Michael McIntyre. And as is to be expected from one of the longest and most jam-packed TV events of the year, trusty Twitter presented the world with a very detailed commentary.
Host Michael McIntyre was a hit…
— DAN DROID (@DANDROIDUK) December 8, 2014
Think that was the best #RoyalVarietyPerformance I've ever seen.
— Rosy Knight (@RosyKnight) December 8, 2014
— my name is hiatus (@candyflossjjk) December 8, 2014
Can't believe how many people on Twitter thought Ladysmith Black Mambazo was a made up act for Mean Girls!! #RoyalVarietyPerformance
— With love from Lou (@withlovefromlou) December 9, 2014
Ellie Goulding's dress on #RoyalVariety is phenomenal, what the hell
— Kate Louise Powell (@KatePow3ll) December 8, 2014
Dame Shirley Bassey won the variety show… How'd we vote? 🙂
— Darren Bell (@darren_bell) December 8, 2014
Civilizations may rise and fall, but Dame Shirley Bassey’s ability to belt is eternal.
— Kevin Daly (@kevinddaly) December 9, 2014