This week in the live theatre world; numerous announcements were revealed regarding the world of live music. One of the biggest announcements came when with the announcement of a Woody Allen musical called Bullets Over Broadway. This unique musical production will follow the film of the same name and will feature the five time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman. With this successful Broadway legend and the talent of Woody Allen behind the production, this new musical is already highly anticipated as many are anxious to see Allen’s talents on the Broadway stage. This musical adaptation of the Woody Allen Academy Award nominated film was announced this week and is scheduled to premiere during the 2013-2014 Broadway season.
Audiences will be treated to the new opening of the highly anticipated live musical production Viva Forever! This theatrical performance will feature an array of songs made famous by the 1990s pop music group; the Spice Girls. The musical was developed in hopes to bring the world of live theatrical productions to a younger generation of fans. This music along with an original book by Jennifer Saunders will tell a new tale of following your dreams, friendships and of course ‘girl power’ the production officially opens on December 11th and will call the London Piccadilly Theater its home.
This production received rave reviews in its previews which began in the end of November and promises to have audiences up singing along and dancing in the aisles the entire time. Tickets are now officially on sale for the production and available to the public and audiences will want to make sure they get their tickets as soon as they can to see this unique production live.
Meanwhile, across the pond in the United States another big live musical production is also slated to kick off on December 11th; the Broadway production of The Other Place. This musical will follow the mysterious tale of the unpredictable life of a doctor played by Laurie Metcaff. This musical found a great deal of success Off-Broadway and also featured the talents of Laurie Metcaff in the starring role. The production will officially open on December 11th and will call the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre home. Tickets are now available for this production and are available to the public and those who want to see this production on the Broadway stage will want to get their tickets as soon as they are able.