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...
Singin' In The Rain, at the Broadway Studio Theatre in Catford, south London, from 28 April to 23 May 2010.
Based on the MGM film. Story and screenplay by Betty Comden & Adolph Freed. Music by Nacio Herb Brown, lyrics by Arthur Freed.
Directed by Thom Southerland, designed by Richard Glenn, choreography by Martin McCarthy, musical direction by Joe Atkins.
cast includes Stephen McGlynn (Cosmo Brown), Jemma Alexander (Kathy Seldon), Shimi Goodman (Don Lockwood), Betsy Pennington (Lina Lamont), Frances Campbell (Dora Bailey), Tim Benton (Sid Phillips), Neil Canfer (Roscoe Dexter), Steven Von Schreiber (RF Simpson), Jonathan Vickers (Tenor), Andrew Carthy, Frank Simms, Ted McMillan, Kelly Chinery, Charlotte Warren, Charlotte Griffiths, Mitchell Lathbury, Zoe Atkins, Collette Coleman..
Lina Lamont, a great star of the silent movie era is having difficulty with the transition to talkies because she is afflicted with a truly horrible voice.