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...
LaBute's Fat Pig at Trafalgar Studios from 16 May
Fat Pig, by Neil LaBute, will open at the Trafalgar Studios One, on 27 May 2008, following previews from 16 May - booking to 30 Aug 2008.
The comedy will feature Robert Webb (Tom), Ella Smith(Helen), Kris Marshall, Joanna Page.
When Tom first meets Helen there is an instant connection, but its not exactly love at first sight... Helenis a bright, funny, sexy young woman who happens to be plus-sized - and then some - so its only so long before the insults start to fly from Tom's shallow yet shockingly funny office buddies.
Kris Marshall is best known as Nick, the gormless, irritating son in the BBC sitcom My Family. His other TV credits include Murder City and My Life in Film. His film credits include The Four Feathers and Love Actually. His London stage credits include "Treats" at the Garrick in 2007; "Revenger's Tragedy" at the Southwark Plashouse in 2006; "The Hypochondriac" at the Almeida in 2005; "Invention of Love" at the Haymarket in 1998.
Robert Webb is one half of the British comedy double act Mitchell and Webb.
Joanna Page's London stage credits include "What the Butler Saw" at the Criterion in 2005; "Aladdin" at the Old Vic in 2004; "THe prime of Miss Jean Brodie" at the Lyttelton, NT in 1998.