The UK premiere of film to stage romantic comedy
Roman Holiday, the multi Academy Award winning movie comedy, is brought to life on stage in a new musical adaptation.
Now transformed into a glittering stage musical and featuring the unforgettable music of Cole Porter including Easy To Love, You Do Something To Me, In The Still Of The Night, Just One Of Those Things and Night and Day, the beloved film has been adapted byKirsten Guenther and Paul Blake, who co-wrote the stage version of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas.
Winning multiple Academy Awards when first released 70 years ago, Roman Holiday follows a youthful princess and an American journalist on a frenetic 24-hour adventure through the delights of the Italian capital.
What is Roman Holiday about?
Ann, a young princess visiting Rome on a goodwill tour, escapes from the watchful eye of her chaperone. She meets Joe who offers to show her around the city, but Joe’s editor has demanded a story regarding a missing princess. Through the course of one charming day and eventful night in Rome, Ann and Joe grow closer, but will true romance blossom before Ann has to return to her royal duties…?
Who’s in the cast of Roman Holiday?
Casting for Roman Holiday to be announced.
Adapted by Kirsten Guenther and Paul Blake with direction by Jeremy Sams.