Booking to 17 December 2022
Tim Rice and Stuart Brayson’s epic musical From Here To Eternity returns to the West End
Set in the two weeks leading up to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, From Here To Eternity is a compelling portrait of humanity, love, duty and redemption set against the backdrop of a beautiful and conflicted paradise.
Adapted from the classic novel by James Jones this newly re-imagined breathtaking musical unites the writing talents of Tim Rice (lyrics), Stuart Brayson (music) and Donald Rice and Bill Oakes (book), and is directed by Brett Smock (Producing Artistic Director / The Rev Theatre Company).
From Here To Eternity runs until 17 December 2022 at Charing Cross Theatre, London.
What's the story of From Here To Eternity?
Even on an army base, love and desire are never very far away as the troubled Private Prewitt falls for the kind-hearted escort club girl Lorene. When his platoon sergeant, Warden, embarks on a dangerous affair with his commanding officer’s wife, Karen, the lives of both men are set on a course they cannot control. As war approaches, the worlds of the four lovers and the soldiers of G Company are dramatically ripped apart ever.
Who is in the cast of From Here To Eternity?
Casting includes Jonny Amies (Hairspray) as Maggio, Jonathan Bentley (Mamma Mia!) as Prewitt, Adam Rhys-Charles (Curtains) as Warden, Carley Stenson (Hollyoaks) as Karen, and Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year Desmonda Cathabel as Lorene.
They are joined by Leonard Cook (The Play That Goes Wrong) as Judson/Colonel Delbert/cover Holmes, Kyerron Dixon-Bassey as swing, Sarah Drake (Ordinary Days) as Female U/S Lorene and Mrs Kipfer, Dominic Adam Griffin (Identical) as Soldier/cover Warden and Bloom, Cassius Hackforth as Soldier, Robin Hayward (Heathers) as Soldier/cover Prewitt, Callum Henderson (9 to 5 The Musical) as Soldier/cover Judson and Colonel Delbert, James Mateo-Salt (What the Ladybird Heard) as Soldier/cover Galovitch, Rhys Nuttall (Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens) as Galovitch, Jack Ofrecio (Boys will be Boys) as Bloom, Jaden Oshenye (The Bodyguard) as Soldier, Eve Polycarpou (Strictly Ballroom) as Mrs Kipfer, Alan Turkington (Antony and Cleopatra) as Holmes and Joseph Vella as Soldier/cover Maggio.
Who are the creative team of From Here To Eternity?
Adapted from the novel by James Jones, From Here To Eternity features music by Stuart Brayson, lyrics by Sir Tim Rice and a book by Donald Rice and Bill Oakes.
The show is directed by Brett Smock with musical direction and orchestration by Nick Barstow, set & custume design by Stewart Charlesworth, sound design by Andrew Johnson, choreography by Cressida Carré and casting by Jane Deitch.
Reviews of From Here To Eternity
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Matinees: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday
Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.
Please note that this production contains suicide, excessive or gratuitous violence, scenes of a sexual nature, death and/or dying, blood, flashing images, loud noise, discrimination / offensive language (racism, homophobia, antisemitism) and war.
Venue InformationCharing Cross Theatre, The Arches, Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6NL
Nearest Tube or Train: Charing Cross (Northern line, Bakerloo line)
Nearest Buses: (Strand) 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 87, 91, 139, 176