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Top Hat extends its booking period to 26 April 2014
Top Hat, has extended its booking period to 26 April 2014 at the Aldwych Theatre, and from mid December, will have Sunday performances, replacing Wednesday performances.
It is directed by Matthew White, designed by Hildegard Bechtler, lighting by Peter Mumford, choreography by Bill Deamer, musical direction by Daniel Jackson, costumes by Jon Morrell, produced by Kenny Wax, Stewart Lane and Bonnie Comley, Ted Hartley, Flora Suk-Hwa Yoon and Lee Menzies.
The cast from 3 Feb 2013, includes Tom Chambers (Jerry Travers), Charlotte Gooch (Dale Tremont), Ricardo Afonso (Alberto Beddini), Martin Ball (Horace Hardwick), Vivien Parry (Madge Hardwick), Stephen Boswell (Bates)
Jerry Travers, the famous American tap dancer, arrives in London to appear in his first West End show. Travers meets the irresistible Dale Tremont, the girl of his dreams, and follows her across Europe in an attempt to win her heart.
Top Hat, , which has music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, adapted for the stage by Matthew White and Howard Jacques, opened at the Aldwych Theatre, 9 May 2012, following previews from 19 Apri 2012.