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Rent Boy the Musical - Above the Stag Theatre
The Above the Stag Theatre in Vauxhall, south London, will present Rent Boy: The Musical by David Leddick and Andrew Sargent which runs from 24 June to 26 July 2015, with an official opening on 26 June 2015.
Set on the night of the ‘Hookie Awards’, the Oscars of the escorting world, this show pulls back the curtain to reveal the personal stories and celebrate the ‘special’ skills and secret talents behind the sexy personas of ‘men-for-sale’. Songs include "Who Invented The Jockstrap?", "Gay For Pay", "Tops and Bottom", and "The Boyfriend Thing".
The production is directed by Robert McWhir, with musical direction by Michael Webborn, lighting by Chris Withers, choreography by Carole Todd, design by David Shields and sound design by Jason Kirk.
Writer David Leddick is known for his novels and homoerotic art books. He has written a number of musicals alongside Andrew Sargent including 'The Secrets of the Chorus', 'Quentin and I' and 'Presenting Gilda Lilly'.
Tickets for the production are now on sale.