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Time Out says
Wed Jun 20 2012
A somewhat sprawling Shaftesbury Avenue theatre, this ancient venue is one of theatreland’s largest. Just as well, as it specialises in blockbuster musicals: ‘Carousel’, ‘Rent’, ‘High Society’ and, arguably the most successful, ‘Hairspray’. We also have Shaftesbury Theatre to thank for ‘Rocky Horror Show’ creative duo Richard O'Brien and Tim Curry, since the pair met here while playing in hippie musical, ‘Hair’.
Shaftesbury Theatre 210 Shaftesbury Avenue
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West End, Musicals
- Rating: 3/5
Let’s be honest: an all-singing adaptation of James Jones’s sprawling novel ‘From Here to Eternity’ sounds like an cataclysmically daft idea. But in actual fact, Tim Rice’s first new musical in 13 years very nearly works. Following the lives, loves and,...