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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – The Grand, Leeds

Cast members of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Book: Jeffrey Lane Music &Lyrics:David Yazbek Director &Choreographer: Jerry Mitchell Reviewer: Rob Atkinson After a successful West End run, this highly enjoyable musical is now entertaining audiences around the country with a vivid mixture of comedy, musical excellence and brilliant choreography as an unlikely and convoluted tale unfolds of two chalk-and-cheese villains operating on the Côte d'Azur of yesteryear. That ...

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels: King’s Theatre, Glasgow

Music and Lyrics: David Yazbek Book: Jeffrey Lane Director: Jerry Mitchell Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys Another production fresh from a run in the West End and now hoofing it up and down the UK is David Yazbek and Jeffrey Lane's Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, bringing the sunny south of France to a chilly Glasgow this week. Based on the 1988 Steve Martin/Michael ...

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – Opera House, Manchester

Book: Jeffrey Lane Music &Lyrics: David Yazbek Director &Choreographer: Jerry Mitchell Reviewer: Donna Kelly Following its successful run in the West End starring Robert Lindsay, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels embarks on its UK tour with a new cast and it certainly doesn’t disappoint. Based on the 1988 film starring Steve Martin and Michael Caine, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels tells the story of ...

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels: The Musical – New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Music and Lyrics: David Yazbek Book: Jeffrey Lane Director: Jerry Mitchell Reviewer: Selwyn Knight Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a lavish, glittering, fast-moving comedy romp that delights the eye, ear and brain. Never taking itself too seriously, it is a gloriously camp homage to the glamour days of movie musicals. It is Hustle meets Hollywood. Suave, elegant English con artist, Lawrence ...

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NEWS: Kinky Boots strides into West End

It’s been rumoured for a while but producers today have finally confirmed that The UK premiere of award-winning musical Kinky Boots, will open in the West End on 15 September at the Adelphi Theatre, with previews from 21 August 2015. With a book by four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein, music and lyrics by pop icon Cyndi Lauper, and direction and ...

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – Savoy Theatre, London

Writer: Jeffery Lane Music and Lyrics: David Yazbek Director and Choreographer: Jerry Mitchell Reviewer:Andy Moseley Joining the cast of a successful West End production must be a daunting prospect at any time, but even more so when you’re taking over from one of the original cast, and are less well known than either him or other recent additions to the ...

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Kinky Boots – Al Hirschfeld Theatre, New York

Writer: Harvey Fierstein Music and Lyrics: Cyndi Lauper Director and Choreographer: Jerry Mitchell Reviewer: Stephen Bates In the old days, a Broadway musical might have been set in Bali, Siam or the Austrian Alps. Now it is Northampton, which, as a sign on the opening set usefully points out, is in England. When the Americans adapted The Fully Monty into ...

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Book: Jeffrey Lane Music &Lyrics: David Yazbek Director &Choreographer: Jerry Mitchell Reviewer: Mary Tapper Dirty Rotten Scoundrels has visited Manchester for a week and is making a flying stop at Aylesbury before it heads for a substantial run at the Savoy Theatre, so is it looking in good shape, or is it still in need of improvement before it hits ...

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