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Barnum London Revival

20914563 1654389091277881 9222668649194400771 n Barnum London RevivalThe Tony Award-winning musical Barnum will get a London revival this November at the Menier Chocolate Factory.
Barnum, with music by Cy Coleman, lyrics by Michael Stewart, and a book by Mark Bramble, tells the story of PT Barnum, the greatest showman on Earth! The revival will be directed by Gordon Greenberg (Guys and Dolls) and will run from November 25 – March 3rd. Click HERE for more info.

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City of Angels Olivier Awards Winner

City of Angels 3139734b City of Angels Olivier Awards WinnerBravo! London’s Donmar Warehouse and its’ all-star cast nabbed Best Musical Revival and Best Lighting Design at the Olivier Awards last night at the Royal Opera House. Director Josie Rourke and company set the new bar with their stylish production of Larry Gelbart, Cy Coleman, and David Zippel‘s film noir-inspired musical, City of Angels.

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City of Angels Revival Dec 5 – Feb 7 – London

City of Angels Homepage 1024x393 City of Angels Revival Dec 5   Feb 7   LondonLondon’s Donmar Warehouse produces the first major revival of Cy Coleman, David Zippel, and Larry Gelbart’s 1990 Broadway musical City of Angels. Performances begin December 5th and run through February 7th 2015.

City of Angels opened on Broadway in 1989 and ran through 1992, directed by Michael Blakemore. It took home six Tony Awards in 1990 (including Best Musical, Best Book, & Best Score) and the 1994 Olivier Award for Best Musical for it’s West End production in 1993. Set to an original jazz score, the show is a musical homage to the world of film noir and Hollywood in the 1940′s and weaves two plots: one set in the present about a writer trying to turn his crime detective novel into a screenplay, and one within the fictional film.

The revival will be directed by Donmar Warehouse artistic director Josie Rourke with a star studded cast including Rosalie Craig, Hadley Fraser, Samantha Barks, and Katherine Kelly. Not to be missed!

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London’s Donmar Warehouse to stage City of Angels

maxresdefault 1024x576 Londons Donmar Warehouse to stage City of AngelsReal life couple Hadley Fraser and Rosalie Craig will star in the upcoming London revival of Cy Coleman, David Zippel, and Larry Gelbart‘s hit musical comedy, CITY OF ANGELS this December for Donmar Warehouse. The production will be directed by Josie Rourke and performances are set to begin December 5th. City of Angels opened on Broadway in 1989 and ran through 1992, directed by Michael Blakemore. It took home six Tony Awards in 1990 and the 1994 Olivier Award for Best Musical for it’s West End production in 1993. Set to an original jazz score, the show is a musical homage to the world of film noir and Hollywood in the 1940′s and weaves two plots: one set in the present about a writer trying to turn his crime detective novel into a screenplay, and one within the fictional film.

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