Strictly Ballroom the Musical


When Scott's radical dance moves raise eyebrows with the Australian Federation, he finds himself dancing with Fran, a beginner who has no moves at all.
Strictly Ballroom the Musical at Piccadilly Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Musical
Venue: Piccadilly Theatre
Started: Friday 16 March 2018
Closes: Saturday 27 October 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

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Background


Drew McOnie (whose dazzling choreography for In The Heights earned him the 2016 Olivier Award) will direct and choreograph the production.


Strictly Ballroom is based on the original Australian musical created by Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin, with a book by Baz Luhrmann and Craig Pearce.


From the award winning visionary Baz Luhrmann, creator of Moulin Rouge!, Romeo & Juliet and The Great Gatsby, this feel-good new musical is based on the multi-award-winning film that inspired the world to dance.


Synopsis


Meet Scott Hastings. Ballroom Dancer. Future champion. Rebel.


When Scott's radical dance moves raise eyebrows with the Australian Federation, he finds himself dancing with Fran, a beginner who has no moves at all.


Inspiring each other, the couple find the courage to defy both convention and their families - and discover that to be a winner, your steps don't need to be strictly ballroom ...


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Theatre


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Box office tel: 0844 871 7627

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Dates


Previews from:Friday 16 March 2018

Press night:Tuesday 24 April 2018

Closes:Saturday 27 October 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:

Wednesday - 2-30pm (from 18 April 2017)

Saturday - 2-30pm (from 24 March 2017)


Tickets


Standard:
From £15

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Creatives


Author: Baz Luhrmann and Craig Pearce
Director: Drew McOnie
Set designer: Soutra Gilmour
Costume designer: Catherine Martin
Musical direction: David Caddick - Musical Supervisor
Choreography: Drew McOnie
Lighting: Howard Hudson
Sound: Gareth Owen

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