Sunset Boulevard Musical

Sunset Boulevard

  • Start date

    Monday 06 November 2017

  • End date

    Saturday 11 November 2017

  • venue

    His Majesty's Theatre

  • time

    7.30pm | Matinee Thu 2pm & Sat 2.30pm

  • age

    Adults, Teens

  • price

    £49 - £19 inc. bf | Premium £56 - £48 inc. bf

  • genre

    Musical

 MICHAEL HARRISON AND DAVID IAN PRESENT THE CURVE PRODUCTION OF

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony Award®-winning masterpiece Sunset Boulevard, stars Ria Jones, who received standing ovations every night when performing the role at the London Coliseum, as Norma Desmond and Strictly Come Dancing's Danny Mac as Joe Gillis.

One of the all-time great musicals, Sunset Boulevard is a compelling story of romance and obsession, based on Billy Wilder’s legendary film, with Don Black and Christopher Hampton's wonderful book and lyrics.

In her mansion on Sunset Boulevard, faded silent-screen goddess, Norma Desmond, lives in a fantasy world. Impoverished screen writer, Joe Gillis, on the run from debt collectors, stumbles into her reclusive world. Persuaded to work on Norma’s ‘masterpiece’, a film script that she believes will put her back in front of the cameras, he is seduced by her and her luxurious life-style. Joe becomes entrapped in a claustrophobic world until his love for another woman leads him to try and break free, with dramatic consequences.

With its much-loved score (including Sunset Boulevard, With One Look, As If We Never Said Goodbye,The Greatest Star Of All and The Perfect Year) performed with full orchestra, this "majestic, mesmerizing and teasingly seductive" (The Evening Standard) production promises to be a spectacular event.


'Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical is a glorious, thrill a minute triumph'

Daily Telegraph

'Musical theatre gold'

Edinburgh Evening News

'Ria Jones owns the show'
The Stage

'Danny Mac is a revelation'
Leicester Mercury

'The most sumptuous sound I've heard in a musical'
The Guardian

 

 

Please note: The producers of Sunset Boulevard cannot guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.


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