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Chess - The Musical In Concert Tickets

Chess - The Musical In Concert Tickets

London
1 Aug 2022 - 1 Aug 2022

With music by ABBA legends Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, and lyrics by the incomparable Sir Tim Rice, the iconic musical Chess returns to the West End for the first time since a limited run at the London Coliseum in 2018.

At the height of the Cold War, two chess masters meet in Bangkok to battle for the world championship, but their greatest contest is for the love of one woman. Telling a story of love and political intrigue, and set against the background of the Cold War in the late 1970s/early 1980s, Chess features an incredible score including classics such as “I Know Him So Well” and “One Night in Bangkok”.

Starring Samantha Barks (Frozen, Les Miserables) as Florence and Hadley Fraser (City of Angels, Phantom Of The Opera) as Anatoly, and with the 50-piece London Musical Theatre Orchestra accompanying, this concert at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane is not to be missed. Book now!

Run time

Approximately 2 hours plus an interval

Opening date

August 1st, 2022

Closing date

August 1st, 2022

Categories

Musical

Venue

Drury Lane Theatre Royal

Age

Under 16 to be accompanied by an adult 18+

Cast and creative

Director: Nick Winston
Cast list: Samantha Barks, Hadley Fraser
Choreography: Nick Winston
Design: Ruth Sutcliffe
Costume: Ben Cracknell
Lighting: Chris Winn
Sound: Tom Marshall

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