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Urinetown The Musical at St James Theatre in 2014
Urinetown The Musical, directed by Jamie Lloyd, runs at the St James Theatre, a 312-seat Off West End venue in Victoria, from 22 Feb to 3 May 2014.
It has music and lyrics by Mark Hollmann, and book and lyrics by Greg Kotis.
It is designed by Soutra Gilmour, lighting by Adam Silverman, choreography by Ann Yee, sound by Terry Jardine & Nick Lidster, with orchestrations by Bruce Coughlin and musical supervision by Alan Williams. It is produced by Julian Stoneman Associates and The Araca Group .
In a city of the future that has been inflicted with a terrible drought, business tycoon Caldwell B. Cladwell has made his fortune through bribery and the monopolisation of all public toilets. With a brutal police force maintaining law and order, it’s not a place to get caught short! Risk it and you will be sent off to a place no one returns from - the infamous Urinetown.
Urinetown The Musical ran on Broadway from 2001 until 2004 and was nominated for ten Tony Awards, and won for Best Book, Best Score and Best Direction.