The Rocky Horror Show guest narrators announced


The Rocky Horror Show guest narrators announced

Three guest narrators have been announced for The Rocky Horror Show, which returns to the West End with a limited season, opening at the Comedy Theatre 4 Jan 2007, following previews from 21 Dec 2006 - booking to 27 Jan 2007

Brian Capron ( 21 Dec - 6 Jan); Steve Pemberton (8 - 20 Jan); Danny Baker (22 - 27 Jan) .

Brian Capron is best known as 'Coronation Street' serial killer Richard Hillman. He also had featured roles in the TV series 'Where The Heart Is' and 'Peak Practice' and played teacher Mr Hopwood in the long-running BBC1 school drama, 'Grange Hill'.

Steve Pemberton is best known as one of the 'League of Gentlemen' comedy stars. Their acclaimed, cult BBC2 TV show has run for three series and spawned two live stage productions and a feature film, 'The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse'. Steve also appeared in the films 'Match Point' (directed by Woody Allen), 'Lassie' and 'The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy'.

Danny Baker was named Sony DJ of the Year in 2005. His daily show is on BBC London 94.9FM between 3.00pm and 5.00pm. He is also a well known football commentator and pundit.

As previously reported, the cast also includes: David Bedella (Frank N Furter), Suzanne Shaw (Janet), Iain Davey (Riff Raff), Shona White (Magenta), Matthew Cole (Brad), Kay Murphy (Columbia), Sarah Boulton (Phantom), Claire Parrish (Phantom), Nathan Amzi (Eddie/Dr Scott), Julian Essex-Spurrier (Rocky), Stuart Ellis (Phantom), Lynden O'Neill (Phantom).

Richard O’Brien’s legendary musical is directed by Christopher Luscombe, with set design by Janet Bird and costume design by Sue Blane. Lighting is by Nick Richings, choreography by Jenny Arnold, musical direction by Simon Beck and sound by Rick Clarke.

'Follows squeaky-clean sweethearts Brad and Janet on an adventure they'll never forget, with the scandalous Frank N Furter, rippling Rocky and vivacious Magenta. Bursting at the seams with timeless classics, including 'Sweet Transvestite', 'Damn It Janet' and, of course, the pelvic-thrusting 'Time Warp', Get ready for a night of fun, frolics and frivolity. This is the boldest bash of them all, so fish out the fishnets, buff up your basque and sharpen those stilettos for the rockiest ride of your life! Don't dream it - be it!'

Looking for the best seats...