Once On This Island is a captivating calypso-flavoured re-telling of the Little Mermaid fairy tale. The story begins on a Caribbean island where villagers comfort a little girl with the legend of the romance of the peasant orphan Ti Moune, and a rich city boy whom she saves from death. The Island Gods have different plans for her story, but Ti Moune is destined to love too much for the human heart to bear.
Presented by the British Theatre Academy, this youth production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe).
The langorous estancias of the Andes foothills where they grow cherries and make Malbec wines. Here too, as in Tsarist Russia and modern South Africa, the old ways of life are being ousted to make way for the new. Award-winning actor and director Janet Suzman directs Chekhov's last and greatest play, in a version proving it to be robustly universal.
A musical comedy weaving together two plots of the ‘real’ world of a writer trying to turn his book into a screenplay and the ‘reel’ world of the fictional film. The musical pays homage to the film noir genre of motion pictures that rose to prominence in the 1940s.
With a 1920s-inspired jazz score, The Wild Partyexplores themes of sex, love, obsession and addiction through a darkly comical lens, focusing on the individual stories of its characters - a motley crew of washed-up former stars and ambitious wannabes - who gather for a blow-out party which quickly descends into hedonism and an outpouring of regrets, recrimination and revenge. When midnight debauchery leads to tragedy at dawn, the high-flying characters land with a sobering thud, reminding us that no party lasts forever.
New British musical The Dreamers is being staged at Abbey Road Studios for just four exclusive performances. Be the first to see this brand new, original show performed by a cast of West-End stars and live band in the iconicStudio One, which will be transformed into a theatre for the first time in history. This is a unique opportunity to experience live theatre in the intimate environment of the world's most famous recording studio.
This reimagining of Barrie’s magical story sees John returning from the WW1 battlefields in the early Autumn of 1918 to find No. 14 Kensington Gardens transformed; the Lost Boys, once soldiers, recuperate in the nursery, Michael is an unkempt rascal and Wendy is a suffragist too busy campaigning for votes for women to sew on shadows! All is topsy-turvy until Peter Pan flies through the window to transport them all back to Neverland for a final battle with Hook.
Following acclaimed productions of Lord of the Flies, Idylls of the King, Alice in Wonderland, Wind in the Willows and Children of the Night, the talented young people of MCS Theatre Academy perform this new adaptation of Peter Panadapted by Joanne Pearce (RSC Associate Artist).
A famosa história da noviça que conquistou o coração de um capitão viúvo e seus sete filhos volta, após dez anos, aos palcos de São Paulo. Em cartaz no Teatro Renault até 27 de maio, "A Noviça Rebelde" tem apresentações de quarta a sexta, às 21h; aos sábados, às 16h e às 21h; e aos domingos, às 15h e às 20h.
Imortalizada no cinema pelo filme estrelado por Julie Andrews, o musical é novamente produzido por Cláudio Botelho e Charles Möeller. Malu Rodrigues interpreta a noviça Maria, em elenco que ainda conta com Alessandra Verney (Elsa Schraeder), Gabriel Braga Nunes (Capitão Von Trapp) e Larissa Manoela (Liesl).
Chickenshed is delighted to present Rapunzel in a new and exciting musical version of the well-loved fairy tale. Mysterious, romantic and life-affirming, this will be a dramatic re-telling of a story you thought you knew!
Rapunzel has little memory of her life before the tower, but yearns to be free. The woods that surround the tower are full of fantastic and astounding creatures – and while Rapunzel’s famous long hair may give her incredible abilities, she learns that her true strength comes from within. Strength which she may need sooner than she thinks, as some unexpected strangers are about to arrive unannounced…!
Featuring Chickenshed's famously large and amazingly diverse cast, this magical, musical and mysterious version of Rapunzel will dazzle and delight children and adults alike.