Fri 5 Oct - Sat 27 Oct 2012
Tue - Sat 7:30pm
Sat Matinee 4pm
Sun Matinee 2pm
Previews 3 - 7 Oct £17
This show runs approximately 2 hours
with a 15 minute interval.
This show is not suitable for children.
Direction by Guy Unsworth
Producer and Musical Direction by Alex Parker
Choreography by Cressida Carré
Design by Max Dorey
Lighting Design by Howard Hudson
Sound Design by Pete Malkin
This production is presented by arrangement
with Josef Weinberger Limited
Link to Cast List
Alex Parker Productions
in agreement with Bouberg Productions presents
The premiere of the revised version of
New book by Alain Boublil and Guy Unsworth
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Based upon the original book by Alain Boublil,
Claude-Michel Schönberg and Jonathan Kent
Musical Adaptation and
Orchestrations by Jude Obermuller
Additional Lyrics by John Dempsey and Callum McIntyre
and Alain Boublil
1942, Nazi Occupied Paris.
The French are torn in two: collaborating safely or
dangerously resisting the German rule. At its heart is
Marguerite, an ageing chanteuse and the kept mistress of
a German general, who falls hopelessly in love with a
member of the Resistance only half her age.
Marguerite retells Alexandre Dumas' romantic novel "La
Dame aux Camelias", with soaring melodies composed by
triple Oscar winner Michel Legrand.
This production features a new book, a reworked
seven-piece acoustic orchestration as well as new Michel
Legrand songs. Alain Boublil has been involved in the
This is the first London revival since the 2008 premiere
at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
2 Bath Road
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