Disaster!

“Side-splittingly funny!” Associated Press

“Knockout fun” Time Out New York

 

A professor, a lounge singer and a nun walk onto a floating casino…

 

Join a cast of outrageous characters for an earth-shattering, laugh-out loud send up of your favourite vintage disaster films in Disaster! the Broadway musical comedy, crashing into London this November.

 

Starring its creator Broadway legend Seth Rudetsky and a cast of  top West End performers, DISASTER is packed with unforgettable 70s dance floor hits such as “I Will Survive”, “Knock On Wood,” “Hooked On A Feeling,” “I Am Woman” and “Hot Stuff”.

 

Proceeds from the two gala performances will help fund the work of Make A Different Trust supporting HIV/AIDS projects in the UK and Overseas.

 

“Deliriously giddy! Inspired lunacy. A triumph! It’s irresistible!”

Critics Choice, The New York Times


The cast includes Jennifer Simard (recreating her Tony-nominated role as gambling-addicted nun, Sister Mary Downy), Seth Rudetsky (Ted Scheider, the professor and disaster expert who tries to warn the others of the impending doom), Oliver Tompsett (Chad, a ladies man still carrying a torch for his ex-fiance), Sally Ann Triplett (Shirley, a big-hearted loudmouth…with a secret), Jodie Jacobs (Jackie, a sexy lounge singer desperate to and a father for her twins), Alice Fearn (Marianne, a reporter who’s sworn off men) and Sandra Marvin (Levora, a faded disco diva hoping to win big in the casino).


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Marie Curie

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Marie Curie. Physicist. Pioneer. Parent.

Marie Curie is certain that she can make a name for herself and change the course of science in the progress as she arrives from her native Poland to study at Sorbonne University in Paris. When she discovers Radium, a new chemical element, she’s lauded with the Nobel Prize but is faced with an overwhelming moral dilemma. Whilst Marie is discovering the lifesaving potential of Radium to cure cancer, factory workers handing Radium are succumbing to the insidious grip of radium poisoning,

In a breathtaking display of courage and resilience, she shatters the glass ceilings of her time, defying the odds as a fearless female immigrant. A story of life and death, ‘Marie Curie’ has already captivated audiences in Korea with its sweeping score and story and is now brought to English-speaking audiences for the first time.

Cast: 

Marie Curie - Ailsa Davidson
Anne Kowalska - Chrissie Bhima
Pierre Curie - Thomas Josling
Ruben Dupont - Richard Meek
Irene Curie/cover Anne Kowalska - Lucy Young
Featured Ensemble/Alternate Marie - Isabel Snaas
Featured Ensemble/cover Ruben - Christopher Killik
Featured Ensemble/cover Pierre - Dean Makowski-Clayton
Featured Ensemble - Maya Kristal Tenenbaum
Featured Ensemble - Yujin Park
On Stage Swing - Rio Maye

Creatives: 

Producers: Byungwon Kang & LIVE corp.
Book & Lyrics: Seeun Choun
Music: Jongyoon Choi
Director: Sarah Meadows
English Book Adaptation: Tom Ramsay
English Lyrics Adaptation: Emma Fraser
Literal Translation: Ahreumbi Rew
Musical Director: Emma Fraser
Associate Director: Olivia Munk 
Set & Costume Designer: Rose Montgomery 
Lighting Designer: Prema Mehta 
Choreographer: Joanna Goodwin
Costume Supervisor: Evelien van Camp 
Sound Designer: Andrew Johnson
Casting Director: Jane Deitch
Production Manager: James Anderton
General Management: Ollie Hancock & Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment


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Under The Arches

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Under the Arches - The Good Old Days.

Step back in time for this traditional Victorian Music Hall with a unique blend of authentic characters and broad comedy.  
The New Players’ Theatre are delighted to be back at Charing Cross Theatre which was their home for many years so let us raise the roof and let London reverberate to the glorious sounds of the Music Hall and singing the wonderful songs that are an essential part of our heritage with Maestro Mr Tom Carradine.

A TRULY UNIQUE BRITISH THEATRICAL EXPERIENCE.


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