Geoids Musical Theatre have announced a new production of the iconic musical A Chorus Line which comes to London for a limited run at the Bridewell Theatre from 18 to 23 July 2017.
Set in a Broadway theatre during auditions for a musical, A Chorus Line focuses on the performers hoping to make the cut. Based on true stories, A Chorus Line revolutionised Broadway, becoming the longest running musical in New York theatre history, breaking records, winning nine Tony Awards, seven Drama Desk Awards, the New York Critics’ Circle Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
Boasting such classics as “One (Singular Sensation)”, “What I Did For Love” and “At The Ballet”, A Chorus Line is an iconic musical masterpiece.
The production is directed by Dominic O’Hanlon, with choreography by Becky East and musical direction by Ed Curry.
Geoids Musical Theatre have recently been represented in London with productions of My Fair Lady, On the Twentieth Century, Hair, Sweet Charity, and the Central London amateur premiere of Sunset Boulevard, which ran at the Bridewell Theatre in October 2015.
The cast includes: Michael Stacey (Zach), Ricardo Castro (Paul), Vanessa Forte (Cassie), Eliza Jackson (Diana), David Meany (Greg), Olivier Namet (Bobby), Kate Winney (Val), Jensen Tudtud (Mark), Paul Brookland Williams (Don), Tom Leonard (Mike), Kaleel Anwar (Al), Vaughan Watts (Kristine), Hannah Parker Smith (Judy), Corin Miller (Sheila), Nathalie Joel-Smith (Bebe), Carrie Wilson (Maggie) and Charlie Welch (Connie).
A Chorus Line
Conceived and Originally Directed and Choreographed by Michael Bennett
Book: James Kirkwood & Nicholas Dante
Music: Marvin Hamlisch
Lyrics: Edward Kleban
Where: The Bridewell Theatre, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ
When: Tue 18th July – Sat 22nd July 2017, 7:30pm. Matinees Sat 22nd and 23rd July, 2:30pm.
Tickets: Available at www.geoidsmt.co.uk
Produced by: Blake Klein on behalf of Geoids Musical Theatre
Director: Dominic O’Hanlon
Musical Director: Ed Curry
Choreographer: Becky East
Production Design: Blake Klein
Lighting Design: Martin Walton
Sound Design: Adrian Jeakins
Costume Design: Lesley Birch and David Walker-Smith
Stage Management: Giles Burden and Kathryn Hyde
Original Broadway Production produced by the New York Shakespeare Festival, Joseph Papp, Producer, in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Presented by arrangement with MusicScope and Stage Musicals Limited of New York.
Established in 1930, Geoids Musical Theatre is a leading London amateur theatre company that produces a varied programme of large productions, smaller cabaret shows and its famed 48-hour panto. Geoids seeks to deliver high-quality shows for its audiences as well as a friendly and collaborative experience for its performers. Its 2017 season will conclude with the London amateur premier of Top Hat in October. Further information about Geoids is available at www.geoidsmt.co.uk.