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Little Women musical concert gala at Playhouse 24 June
Steven Luke Walker’s musical adaptation of Louisa-May Alcott’s Little Women, in aid of the Gingerbread charity (supports single parent families) at the Playhouse Theatre for one day only, on Sunday 24th June at 7.30pm.
This concert version will feature many West End stars: Gina Beck (Meg), Helena Blackman (Belle Gardner), Norman Bowman (Professor Bhaer), Daniel Boys (Laurie), Nikki Davis-Jones (Jo), Sarah Lark (Beth), Shona Lindsay (Marmee) , Jon Robyns (John Brooke), Lisa-Anne Wood (Amy). Samantha Barks will make a guest performance, and the ensemble comprises some talent from Guildford School of Acting.
The event is directed by Nicola Samer, hosted by theatre critic and journalist Mark Shenton. Musical Director is Niall Bailey. Produced by Paul Taylor-Mills.
A story of love, maturity and sisterhood. Concerning Marmee raising her four daughters alone whilst her husband is away at war.