The Glorious Ones - musical at the Landor Theatre
The Glorious Ones, at the Landor Theatre, a fringe venue in Clapham, south London from 6 March to 7 April 2012.
It has book & lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, music by Stephen Flaherty and is based on the novel by Francine Prose.
Directed by Robert McWhir, designed by Martin Thomas, lighting by Howard Hudson, choreography by Robbie O’Reilly. Musical Director is David Randall.
Set in 17th-century Italy. A theatre group in the world of commedia dell'arte and theatre of the Italian Renaissance. It’s a sung valentine to the actor’s life, with its joys, hardships and sorrows, set during a period when the comic theatre was beginning to shed its vulgar roots and evolve toward a greater refinement.