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...
UPDATE 3 May: Little shop.. also cancelled, replaced with HELLO, JERRY!!
Little Shop of Horrors , at the Landor Theatre, a fringe venue in Clapham, south London, from 5 to 21 May 2011, replacing "Moby Dick", which has been cancelled because of a shortfall in the funding necessary to underwrite the production.
Little Shop of Horrors , which transfers from the White Bear Theatre, has book and lyrics by Howard Ashman and music by Alan Menken Based on the film by Roger Corman with screenplay by Charles Griffith.
It is directed by Paul Taylor-Mills, and produced by The Landor Theatre Ltd, Paul Taylor Mills and Andrew Keates.
Dreaming of a way out of Skid Row, Seymour spends day in day out slaving away in Mushnik’s Florists, mooning over the glamorous and ditsy assistant Audrey. Until one day, he stumbles upon a strange and exotic new plant that could change his luck forever. Soon the newly christened 'Audrey II' grows into an ill-tempered, foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore offering him fame and fortune in exchange for feeding its growing appetite of blood!