ATG to develop stage musical biopic of Frank Sinatra
The Ambassador Theatre Group has announced plans to produce a brand new stage musical based on the life of the legendary singer Frank Sinatra, in partnership with Stewart Till and Frank Sinatra Enterprises. In a press statement released today, ATG announced plans for script development for the Frank Sinatra musical to begin shortly, with an aim to open in 2018.
The musical is set to feature a number of hit songs from Sinatra’s incredible catalogue of over 1400 tracks recorded during his illustrious career. Adam Speers of Ambassador Theatre Group said: “Frank Sinatra was the greatest singer of the 20th century and one of the world’s most iconic show business legends. I’m delighted to be working in partnership with Stewart and Frank Sinatra Enterprises to bring his incredible journey to the stage". Described as a "musical dramatization of Mr. Sinatra’s life and art" the show will be biopic in nature, drawing on the singer's early life, career and rise to global fame.