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...
Treasure Island to close early 10 Jan 2009.
Treasure Island, has posted early closing notices for 10 Jan 2009 at the Haymarlet Theatre. (It was originally taking bookings to 28 Feb 2009!).
The show opened at the Haymarket Theatre 17 Nov 2008, following previews from 7 Nov, to luke-warm notices from the popular press: THE EVENING STANDARD says, "Underwhelming." THE INDEPENDENT says, "Sean Holmes's impressive production lacks only laughter and nuttiness." THE TIMES says, " Uneven revival." THE DAILY TELEGRAPH says, "A racy, pacy, tough-as-old-boots adaptation...A bona fide festive treat."
The cast includes Keith Allen (Long John Silver) and Michael Legge (Jim Hawkins),
Ken Ludwig’s new stage adaptation of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson, is directed by Sean Holmes, designed by Lizzie Clachan , lighting by Paul Anderson, sound by Emma Laxton; music by Tom Haines & Ross Hughes. Produced by Brian Eastman and Andrew Welch.