Runs: 2hrs 30 mins incl 15 min interval
Review of perf seen April 18, 2019:
`A sweet sexy fairy tale’ is how one critic described Sweet Charity on its opening in London in Oct 1967.
And Josie Rourke’s final production as the Donmar’s artistic director before handing over to Michael Longhurst certainly lives up to that description but also makes it something rather more and darker because of the unlikely casting of Anne-Marie Duff as Sweet Charity. Continue reading →
Even if you’re not a musical aficionado, Michael Blakemore’s production and the way the young cast headed by Sharon D Clarke get hold of and deliver Cy Coleman’s music with Ira Gasman’s lyrics will just blow you away. Continue reading →