We've had to wait more than 40 years for Gypsy to return to the West End since the first (and only time) it has previously been seen there. That was back in 1973 in a production that starred Angela Lansbury and subsequently went to Broadway for the show's first major revival there after it's original 1959 Broadway premiere; it has had three subsequent major revivals there since, most recently... Read more
Cast includes Imelda Staunton, Lara Pulver, Peter Davison. Based on the true life memoirs of legendary burlesque entertainer, Gypsy Rose Lee, it tells the tale of Momma Rose and her two daughters, Baby June and Louise, trekking across America in their family vaudeville act. But times are changing, audiences are expecting more, and the two girls have their own ambitions in mind. The rise of burlesque is upon them, and nothing will ever be the same again for Momma Rose.