Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

4 star rating

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A trio of unlikely performers set out on an adventure across the Australian outback in a battered old bus named Priscilla, searching for dreams and friendship, but discovering much more.
Priscilla, Queen of the Desert at Queen's Theatre (Hornchurch)

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Overview


Genre: Musical
Venue: Queen's Theatre (Hornchurch)
Started: Friday 27 April 2018
Closed: Saturday 26 May 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: 14+

Background


Based on the smash hit movie starring Terence Stamp and Guy Pearce, audiences of all ages are promised a highly entertaining new take on an iconic musical.


So sit back and enjoy: it's time to feel fabulous!


Synopsis


Disco royalty rolls into town for a glamorously feel-good musical by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott.


A trio of unlikely performers set out on an adventure across the Australian outback in a battered old bus named Priscilla, searching for dreams and friendship, but discovering much more …


This uplifting and heart-warming tale has it all - outrageous costumes, flamboyant choreography and plenty of sass.


It's jam-packed with 70s, 80s and 90s dance floor favourites including I Will Survive, Hot Stuff, I Say A Little Prayer and Finally.


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Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
Billet Lane
Hornchurch RM11 1QT

Box office tel: 01708 443333

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Friday 27 April 2018

Press night:Tuesday 1 May 2018

Closes:Saturday 26 May 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 8‑00pm

Friday ‑ 8‑00pm

Saturday ‑ 8‑00pm


Matinee:

Thursday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Tickets


Previews:

£12.50, £16.50, £19.50


Under 26s £8


Standard:

Mon - Thu Eve, & Matinees

£18.50, £23.50, £27


Fri & Sat eve

£22.50, £27, £30


Concessions:
Under 26s £8

Access information


Dementia‑friendly performance on Thursday 24 May at 1.30pm.


Audio Described Performance on Saturday 19 May at 2.30pm.


Sign Language Interpreted Performance on Wednesday 16 May at 7.30pm.


Cast


Tick / Mitzi - Tom Giles

Bernadette - Mark Inscoe

Adam - Daniel Bailey

Miss Understanding / Jimmy / Ensemble - Lemuel Knights

Cynthia / Ensemble - Miracle Chance

Shirley / Pastor / Ensemble - Natasha Lewis

Bob / Errol - Michael Cuckson

Marion / Ensemble - Clara Darcy

Young Bernadette / Ensemble - Lauren Storer

Farrah / Bar Man - Tom Self

Jules - Molly-Grace Cutler

Frank / Country Band Boy - Josh Tye

Frankie Day - Benji

Alfie Gostling - Benji

Joshua Neal - Benji


Creatives


Author: Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott
Composer: Various Artists
Lyricist: Various Artists
Director: Douglas Rintoul
Designer: Joanna Scotcher
Musical direction: Adam Gerber
Choreography: Darragh O'Leary
Lighting: Mark Howland
Sound: Adam McCready
Fight director: Bethan Clark

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