MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG

Cinema |
3rd November 2013

This is the first screening of a West End musical to the Brewery Arts Centre

Triple Olivier Award-winner Maria Friedman makes her thrilling directorial debut with this vibrant, full scale production of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical.

Set over three decades in the entertainment business Merrily We Roll Along charts the relationship between three close friends Franklin, Mary and Charley.

Travelling backwards in time, this powerful and moving story features some of Stephen Sondheim's most beautiful songs including 'Good Thing Going', 'Not a Day Goes By' and 'Old Friends'.

Merrily We Roll Along was captured during the productions final performances at the West End's Harold Pinter Theatre, which followed a sell-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory, with an exceptional cast led by Mark Umbers, Jenna Russell and Damian Humbley.

Suitable for 12+

‘It is, make no mistake, one of the great musical productions of this or any era’. THE INDEPENDENT 

‘Hugely witty, tunefully inventive and brightly entertaining’.THE DAILY TELEGRAPH

‘Stunningly performed’.SUNDAY EXPRESS

‘Musical theatre at its most sophisticated’.DAILY EXPRESS

‘It’s impossible not to be moved’.METRO CREDITS

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
Music and Lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM
Book by GEORGE FURTH
Based on the original play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart

DATES & TIMES

3rd November 2013

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