Our #FirstNightTakeover series continues with Perry O’Bree attending the opening of Curtains at London’s Wyndham’s Theatre. Perry is wowed by the incredible dance numbers, fabulous vocals & on the edge of his seat as he tries to solve such an entertaining musical whodunnit. Plus he gets to chat post-show to the stars including Jason Manford, Carley Stenson, Rebecca Lock, Samuel Holmes and lan Burkitt. It’s certainly a musical to lift your spirits.
From the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, Tony Award-winning backstage murder mystery musical Curtains has had audiences on tour laughing and guessing right to the final curtain. It’s a hilarious whodunnit packed full of catchy songs, unforgettable characters and plot twists galore.
Curtains has music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Rupert Holmes, original book and concept by Peter Stone with additional lyrics by John Kander and Rupert Holmes.
In this production, Jason Manford, Carley Stenson, Rebecca Lock, Samuel Holmes and Alan Burkitt are joined by Leah Barbara West, Andy Coxon, Emma Caffrey, Adam Rhys-Charles, Martin Callaghan, Minal Patel and Mark Sangster. In the ensemble are JR Ballantyne, Kathryn Barnes, Pamela Blair, Charlie Johnson, Robin Kent, Thomas-Lee Kid, Ben Mundy, Gleanne Purcell Brown, Samuel John-Humphreys and Nia Jermin.