It’s been confirmed that a new bio-musical about the rise to fame of the Bee Gees is in the works, and could be eyeing a place in the West End.
Universal Theatrical Group is the team behind...
A Rude Awakening, by Barry Peters, at New End Theatre, a fringe venue in Hampstead, north London, from 1 Feb to 6 Mar 2011.
Directed by Olivia Rowe, cast includes Jonathan Woodward, Genevieve Adam, Chris Barley, Séan Browne, Morgan Deare, James Le Feuvre, Lucy Newman-Williams, Sarah Wolff .
A transcendental exploration of reversed morals in a future where gay’s the word and to be straight is a taboo. In the deep South of the USA, homophobic politician Tom Holdsworth and his gay campaign manager Bobby are killed in a car crash. When their bodies are unfrozen 150 years later, they find themselves in a world where heterosexuality is illicit. But how far does this rude awakening really take us from the corruption of the world we know today?