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...
Hit Me! The Life & Rhymes of Ian Dury at the Leicester Square Theatre from 6 Jan 2009
Hit Me! The Life & Rhymes of Ian Dury, is at the Leicester Square Theatre from 6 Jan to 15 Feb 2009.
The show was at The Edinburgh Festival and is currently performing at the north London fringe venue, Courtyard Theatre to 14 December.
It is written & directed by Jeff Merrifield and features Jud Charlton, Josh Darcy
A warts-and-all portrait of the man who put the phrase 'sex and drugs and rock and roll' into the national psyche. Publicly, Ian Dury was a cheeky chappie and purveyor of saucy lyrics. Privately, he was a flawed maestro wrestling with demons. The show focuses on three key moments - at the peak of success, on the cusp of a comeback, and just after his death - and features seven of his most famous songs performed LIVE, including Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick and Reasons to be Cheerful.