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...
We Will Rock You cast changes - Peter Murphy now plays 'Galileo' and Louise Bowden 'Meat'
Australian Peter Murphy has played the role of 'Galileo' in Australia and on Japanese Tour . He featured in the original British National Tour of Thriller Live and played Jesus in the Scandinavian Tour of Jesus Christ Superstar. He has previously starred as Nick Piazza in the national tour of Fame – The Musical.
Louise Bowden's London stage credits include "Guys & Dolls " at the Piccadilly in 2007; "Into the Woods" at the Linbury Studio in 2007. She also played 'Winifred Banks' in the UK tour of Mary Poppins.
The show continues to feature Sabrina Aloueche (Scaramouche), Mazz Murray (Killer Queen), Ian Carlyle (Britney), Garry Lake ( Pop), Alex Bourne (Khasoggi)
We Will Rock You opened at the Dominion theatre 14 May 2002, following previews from 26 April 2002 - and is currently taking bookings to 27 March 2010. The show has been seen by over 4 million people in London .
It has songs by Queen and book by Ben Elton. It is directed by Christopher Renshaw, choreographed by Arlene Phillips, with designs by Mark Fisher and Willie Williams.
We Will Rock You does not chronicle the story of the band, Queen, rather it incorporates the songs of the rock group. The time is the future. Globalisation is complete. Everywhere, the kids watch the same movies wear the same fashions and think the same thoughts. It's a safe happy, Ga Gaworld. Unless your a rebel. Unless you want rock. On Planet Mall all musical instruments are banned. The company computers generate the tunes and everyone downloads them. But resistance is growing. Legend persists that somewhere on Planet Mall instruments still exist......