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...
Fiddler on the Roof extends to 26 April 2008
Fiddler on the Roof extends its booking period another 3 months - show will now end its run at the Savoy Theatre on 26 April 2008
The show, which opened at the Savoy Theatre 29 May 2007, following previews from 19 May received mostly good notices from the popular press: THE EVENING STANDARD says, "Mature, heartfelt, impeccably executed revival." THE DAILY TELEGRAPH says, "superb production." THE GUARDIAN says, "Long, overblown revival does little to make a case for this old-fashioned musical." THE TIMES says, "Fine revival."
Directed by Lindsay Posner, the cast includes Henry Goodman (Teyve), Beverley Klein, Julie Legrand, Victor McGuire,
Fiddler on the Roof is based on the Sholem Aleichem stories, Book by Joseph Stein, Music by Jerry Bock, Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Choreography by Jerome Robbins (recreated by Sammy Dallas Bates) with additional choreography by Kate Flatt. It is designed by Peter McKintosh with lighting by Peter Mumford.
It is produced in the West End by Kim Poster for Stanhope Productions and Bulldog Theatrical.
‘Tevye’ the dairyman is an old-fashioned father who wants to see his daughters married in the traditional Jewish way. But revolution is in the air and the young are guided by their hearts, not their elders. Set in Tsarist Russia in 1905, this is the tale of the emotional turmoil of a family facing upheaval in their lives.