Sleepless in Seattle The Musical heading to the West End?

A Crowd Funder page has been launched to try and kickstart a West End and Broadway run for a movie-to-stage remake of Sleepless in Seattle.

The show premiered in Pasadena, California earlier this year and now producers are trying to raise funds for a big production timed for Spring 2015.

The show is based on the late Nora Ephron penned movie starring Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan.

 

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