ST JAMES THEATRE
/ THE OTHER PALACE THEATRE (from
(and "The Studio")
Ends 28th January
CONTAINS ADULT THEMES AND IS NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN UNDER 14.
In New York a bunch of young people struggle to pay rent, buy drugs /
overcome addiction / fall into and out of love. A heavy rock beat with a bit
of blues and tango thrown in keep them going. "La Boehme" (on which this is
loosely based) was never like this!
Another attempt by this Broadway hit to crack the London market.
"The Studio" schedule:
See www.stjamestheatre.co.uk /
www.theotherpalace.co.uk for details of productions.
Not available. Professional reviewers are pretty happy with this. The
production is considered better than other recent attempts - particularly
vocally from a 15 strong cast. The quibbles are with the volume of the orchestra
drowning lines, and with the book seeming somewhat dated or predictable with
repetition. The female cast get most of the plaudits, with Lucie Jones and
Philippa Stefani the most often singled out for note.
Basically, fans of the show are in for a treat, non-fans will wonder what the
fuss is about, and since the show is sold out anyway, it's unlikely the latter
will be troubled anyway.
A good effort at a show London audiences find difficult, seems to be the
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