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...
Henrik Ibsen's Ghosts, which has been running at the Almeida Theatre from 26 Sep 2013 and closes on 23 Nov 2013, will transfer to the Trafalgar Studios 1 Theatre from 17 Dec 2013 to 8 March 2014.
Adapted and directed by Richard Eyre. Cast includes Lesley Manville (Helene Alving), Jack Lowden (Oswald Alving), Brian McCardie (Jacob Engstrand), Charlene McKenna (Regina Engstrand), who will reprise their roles from the current production at the Almeida. Adam Kotz (Pastor Manders) will join the cast. Produced in the West End by Sonia Friedman Productions and the Almeida Theatre.
Helene Alving has spent her life suspended in an emotional void after the death of her cruel but outwardly charming husband. She is determined to escape the ghosts of her past by telling her son, Oswald, the truth about his father. But on his return from his life as a painter in France, Oswald reveals how he has already inherited the legacy of his father’s dissolute life.