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New musical The Superhero comes to Southwark Playhouse

The SuperheroThe world premiere of a brand new one-man musical will be the first musical to be performed in Southwark Playhouse’s Little Space.

The Superhero, written by Richy Hughes, Joseph Finlay and Michael Conley and directed by Adam Lenson plays from 28 June – 22 July 2017 with a press night on 30 June. Production includes Stiles and Drew Prize-winning song Don’t Look Down.

Tim Johanson Productions presents THE SUPERHERO by Richy Hughes, Joseph Finlay and Michael Conley. Based on an original idea by Richy Hughes. Directed by Adam Lenson.

Press performance: Friday 30 June 2017 at 8pm
Run: Wednesday 28 June – Saturday 22 July 2017
‘Good afternoon, your honour. I’m Colin Bradley. I’m here today to ask you, your honour, not to let
Christine Davis, my ex-wife, move out of the country with Emily Bradley, my daughter.’

Colin and Christine split up five years ago. Now Christine is taking their daughter to Los Angeles with her new job, and there’s nothing Colin can do about it. Or is there?

Including ‘Don’t Look Down’, the Stiles and Drew Prize-winning song, The Superhero is a new one-man musical by Richy Hughes (Mr Popper’s Penguins), Michael Conley (The Sorrows of Satan) and Joseph Finlay (This Is Also England), and directed by Adam Lenson (Songs for a New World) that asks, how far would you go to see your child?

Casting and further creative details are to be announced.

Southwark Playhouse
77-85 Newington Causeway
London SE1 6BD

Performances
THE SUPERHERO
Wednesday 28 June – Saturday 22 July 2017
Monday to Saturday at 8pm
Tuesday matinees at 3.30pm
Saturday matinees at 3.30pm
See website for full schedule
Box Office
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www.southwarkplayhouse.co.uk

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