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...
Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb story, transfers to the Charing Cross Theatre (formally New Players Theatre), in central London, from 17 May to 11 June 2011, following a successful month long run at the Tristan Bates Theatre, which ends on 30 April.
Starring George Maguire (Richard Loeb), Jye Frasca (Nathan Leopold)
Book, music and lyrics by Stephen Dolginoff, directed by Guy Retallack, designed by James Turner, lighting by Richard Williamson, musical direction by David Keefe. Produced by CliMar Productions.
Chamber musical with seventeen numbers, based on the true story of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb, the so-called 'thrill killers' who commit murder in 1924 in order to commit 'the perfect crime.' The story was the basis, too for Alfred Hichcock’s famous 1948 thriller movie ‘Rope’.