Carousel at the London Coliseum
London Coliseum, St. Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4ES
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Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins star in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel
Lonny Price will direct a semi-staged production for a strictly limited run of 41 performances at ENO’s London Coliseum.
Platinum-selling recording artist, English tenor and actor Alfie Boe returns to the West End to play Billy Bigelow alongside Welsh lyric mezzo soprano Katherine Jenkins who make her West End Theatre debut as Julie Jordan.
Featuring much loved songs If I Loved You, June Is Bustin’ Out All Over and You’ll Never Walk Alone, Carousel will be accompanied by the ENO award-winning 40-piece orchestra and chorus.
Carousel will run from 7 April 2017 until 13 May 2017 at the London Coliseum
Fifteen years after getting caught up in an armed robbery and taking his own life, the charming carousel barker Billy Bigelow gets a chance to return to earth and make amends. Discovering that his daughter Louise has grown into a lonely, troubled teenager, haunted by her father’s legacy, Billy vows to restore pride to his family.
Alfie Boe’s theatre credits include Les Miserables in the West End and Broadway, and La Boheme and Finding Neverland on Broadway.
Katherine Jenkins makes her West End debut, the Welsh lyric mezzo soprano, singer and songwriter has performed for the Pope, Presidents and Royalty.
Music and Lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II . Directed by Lonny Price.
Carousel is presented by Michael Linnit and Michael Grade with English National Opera who have previously presented the critically acclaimed runs of Sweeney Todd with Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel and Sunset Boulevard with Glenn Close.