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...
The Talented Mr Ripley, by Patricia Highsmith, adapted by Phyllis Nagy, at the Queen's Theatre Hornchurch, in north east London, from 12 March to 3 April 2010.
Starring cut to the chase (members Elliot Harper, Simon Jessop, Sam Pay, Marcus Webb, Sam Kordbacheh, Francesca Loren, Karen Mann).
Directed by Bob Carlton, designed by Claire Lyth, lighting by Matthew Eagland.
Tom Ripley is sent to Italy to help persuade Rickie Greenleaf to return home to his wealthy American parents. As the men strike up a friendship, Tom is seduced by Rickie’s luxurious, carefree existence. He will do anything to have it for himself, with deadly consequences. Enjoying the high life under the scorching Mediterranean sun, Tom seems to have made it. Will he get away with it?