Production images have been released for the upcoming revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Woman in White at the Charing Cross Theatre. The musical first premiered at the Palace Theatre in London’s West End in 2004, directed by Trevor Nunn, and this is the musical’s first major revival since. Based on the Wilkie Collins novel of the same name, it tells the story of Walter Hartright, a teacher who is travelling to Blackwater House, but sees a mysterious female figure dressed all in white.
When Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Woman in White first premiered in the West End in 2004, some critics (including me!) prescribed Dramamine, in case spectators suffered from motion sickness thanks to its jarring use of video technology, then in its infancy, instead of physical sets. (Nowadays it works far more happily alongside sets in shows like An American in Paris). But Thom Southerland's new production,... Read more