We had gathered at 9.30 am at a top secret location in North London. Our mission, to see a few numbers from the hit musical Show Boat, which opens at the New London Theatre on the 9th of April, and meet some of the stars.
Written by the legendary Oscar Hammerstein II (Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific and The Sound of Music)and Jerome Kern, Show Boat is one of the most powerful love stories in musical theatre history and is rightly regarded as the first modern musical – because it tells a powerful story through both the play and the musical numbers.
And what numbers! But don’t take our word for it. Here’s some exclusive footage to whet your appetite. But be warned: These songs are extremely addictive…
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