CHESS UK Tour directed by Craig Revel Horwood kicks off in Newcastle prior to a major national tour. Tickets on sale from 9PM on Saturday 6 February. More details as they emerge.
From the Theatre Royal’s website:
"The legendary West End and Broadway musical CHESS is coming to Newcastle. Strictly Come Dancing’s Craig Revel Horwood directs an amazing cast in an extraordinary new staging of the classic musical which will premiere here at the Theatre Royal before embarking upon a major, national tour.
Written by Tim Rice, Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus and featuring one of the greatest musical theatre scores of all time including ONE NIGHT IN BANGKOK, PITY THE CHILD, ANTHEM, YOU AND I and, of course, I KNOW HIM SO WELL which became a best selling single for Elaine Paige and Barbara Dickson.
Public booking opens Saturday 6 February 2010. Become a Friend of the Theatre Royal and book from Tuesday 2 February!
Make your move now and book for the musical sensation that is CHESS. Call the Box Office on 08448 11 21 21, Group Sales on 08448 11 21 22."