EXCLUSIVE: The award-nominated manufacturing of Amélie the Musical will switch to the West Finish, it has been confirmed.
The present will play from 20 Could 2021 on the Criterion Theatre, after finishing a smash-hit tour in 2019 and a Christmas season at The Different Palace.
Based mostly on the movie by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, the piece has music by Hem’s Daniel Messé, lyrics by Nathan Tysen and Messé and e book by Craig Lucas. The difference is directed by Michael Fentiman.
Audrey Brisson will lead the present, with the full 2021 West End cast revealed here. The piece charts the romantic and social lifetime of a reclusive but eccentric younger girl in Paris through the Nineteen Nineties. The brand new forged album was not too long ago nominated for a Grammy.
Designs for the present are by Madeleine Girling, motion route is by Tom Jackson Greaves, musical supervision and preparations by Barnaby Race, puppet design and building by Dik Downey, lighting design by Elliot Griggs and musical route, further orchestrations and preparations by Samuel Wilson.
Tickets for the West Finish switch are on sale now through the Criterion Theatre web site with dates accessible via till 25 September.
The piece will initially play to socially distanced audiences on the Criterion Theatre “till such a time that social distancing is not a authorized requirement”.
Louis Hartshorn, CEO of Hartshorn-Hook Productions, mentioned: “Amélie is about kindness, distance and human connection, and resonates deeply with what we now have all been via during the last 12 months. We’re very excited to be bringing this stunning manufacturing to the West Finish and contributing to the reopening of the theatre business.
“We thank the Arts Council and DCMS for the assist of the Tradition Restoration Fund and our arduous working producing and inventive groups for his or her passionate and cautious work to deliver our reveals again to the stage.”
Amélie The Musical is produced by Hartshorn – Hook Productions, Broadway Asia Firm and Selladoor Worldwide in affiliation with The Watermill Theatre, Piers Cottee-Jones Leisure, Simply Media and Harmony Theatrical.
The Grammy-nominated authentic London forged recording of Amélie is on the market digitally and might be launched on CD on 1st April. Tickets for the present can be found now.