Helena Blackman and Daniel Boys announced for A Spoonful of Sherman this August

15 Jun
Posted in: Theatre News
Author: Staff
Casting announced for A Spoonful Of Sherman

A SPOONFUL OF SHERMAN will run 7 - 20 August at Live at Zedel this summer and casting has now been announced for this musical theatre cabaret filled with classics...

Helena Blackman and Daniel Boys have been cast in A SPOONFUL OF SHERMAN at Live at Zedel. They are joined by pianist Christopher Hamilton and Robert J. Sherman.

A SPOONFUL OF SHERMAN is an evening of musical theatre cabaret celebrating The Sherman Brothers, the most successful songwriting partnership in the history of Hollywood.

From the Oscar-winning Chim Chim Cher-ee to Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and Feed the Birds in Mary Poppins to the unforgettable Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, which earned them their third of nine Oscar nominations, their songs have entertained the world for more than 60 years.

Third generation songwriter Robert J. Sherman (Love Birds, Bumblescratch) narrates the story of his musical family. From his Grandfather Tin Pan Alley writer Al Sherman who wrote popular songs for performers as varied as Al Jolson, Frank Sinatra and Billie Holiday and through to current day with songs from his own fringe hit Love Birds.

Press night is Wednesday, 9 August at 7pm.