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...
Andrew Lloyd Webber's production of The Wizard of Oz, has extended its booking period by 4 months - tickets are now on sale to 15 Jan 2012.
The show opened at the London Palladium 1 March 2011, following previews from 7 February, to moderate notices from the popular press, and currently features Michael Crawford (Wizard to 4 Sep 2011), Danielle Hope (Dorothy - except Tuesday). Sophie Evans, (Dorothy - on Tuesdays and when Danielle is on holiday), Hannah Waddingham (Wicked Witch Of The West), Edward Baker-Duly (Tin Man), David Ganly (Lion), Paul Keating (Scarecrow), Emily Tierney (Glinda).
The Wizard of Oz has music and lyrics by Harold Arlen and E Y Harburg, with additional music and lyrics by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice .
It is directed by Jeremy Sams, choreography by Arlene Phillips, designed by Rob Jones. produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Bill Kenwright.
Click your heels together and join Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto, as they journey through the magical land, helped and hindered by the Witches of Oz, to meet the Wizard and obtain their heart’s desires. Songs include: Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Follow the Yellow Brick Road, If I Only Had a Heart and We’re Off to See the Wizard.