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...
Productions coming up at the Arts Theatre include...
A Man of No Importance - The Musical, from 10 to 27 Feb 2010. Book by Terence McNally, Music by Stephen Flaherty, Lyrics by Lynn Aherns. Based on the movie 'A Man of No Importance'. Directed by Ben De Wynter, starring Paul Clarkson (Alfie Byrne), Roisin Sullivan (Adele), Anthony Cable (Baldy), Dieter Thomas (Breton Beret), Paul Monaghan (Carney), Jamie Honeybourne (Ernie Lally), A.J O’Neill (Father Kenny), Joanna Nevin (Lilly Byrne), Ruth Berkeley (Miss Crowe), Kimberly Ensor (Mrs. Curtain), Emily Juler (Mrs. Grace), Nicola Redman (Mrs. Patrick), Niall Sheehy (Peter), Daniel Maguire (Rasher Flynn), Patrick Joseph Kelliher (Robbie), Barra Collins (Sully O’Hara), Adam Davenport (Monsigneur). About the journey of self-discovery and acceptance of Alfie Byrne, a Dublin bus conductor who is prone to reciting poetry to the patrons on his bus. He is also the director of the local community theatre, which operates out of a small parish hall in the neighborhood church. Alfie's passengers are also his performers: amateur thespians that come to see the magic the theatre offers through Alfie's eyes.
Party, from 1 to 13 March 2010. By Tom Basden, directed by Phillip Breen, produced by Invisible Dot Club. Starring Tom Basden, Anna Crilly, Tim Key, Jonny Sweet, Katy Wix In a humble garden shed in deepest Suburbia, four young idealists have decided to form a new political party to save the world from itself. The new fifth member, Duncan, sets about saving the world from them.
Late evening (10pm) at the Arts include Naked Boys Singing Conceived by Robert Schrock; and Nunsense A-Men by Dan Goggin, playing in repertoire from 25 Jan to 27 March 2010.
Puss In Boots, by Tiny Tim Productions will be the Arts Theatre Christmas show from 18 Nov 2010 to 9 Jan 2011.