This week on Stage Door it was Pink week! Yes all things pink from elephants to tights and Ladies and champagne. See the playlist below.
Loads of stuff to talk about in today’s show so here are all the important numbers you need:
If you would like to go and see Shrek The Musical go tohttps://www.shrekthemusical.co.uk/tickets/book-tickets/.
If you would like to support your local theatre and come and enjoy a Musical Revue put on by performers and creatives from the local area come along to An Ordinary Day at the Brentwood Theatre Sunday 17th July 3pm and 8pm. Breakfast Presenter Emma Sweeney is Directing and I know she would love to see you there. Tickets are from £10 and available from the Box Office 01277 200305.
You might be interested to know that I am leading a series of workshops at The Fling Festival in Chelmsford on Saturday 2nd July. If you are going to go along do come and see me in The Little House of Lateral Wonderment tent throughout the afternoon. Loads of great things on offer at the Festival from music to comedy and burlesque to storytelling. Featured acts include the Cuban Brothers and Tall Dark Friend who also performed at the PhoenixFM Fundraiser back in January. Tickets are £17.50 or £15 concessions. Box Office 01245 606505. Tickets will be £20 on the gate.
We looked at some open air productions that you can catch this Summer. Hylands House has three on offer – The Three Musketeers, Wind in the Willows and A Midsummer Nights Dream. Check out www.chelmsford.gov.uk/theatres for more details. Dot Productions are touring the County with An Importance of Being Earnest. Closest destinations are Stapleford Abbots and the Promenade Park in Maldon. However, they are also doing a couple of nights at Brentwood Theatre. For complete tour listings check out their website: https://dot-productions.co.uk/.
Here’s the playlist
- The Pink Panther Theme by Henry Mancini
- Air Conditioner by Christine Lavin, sung by Sutton Foster from her Wish album.
- Oh My God you Guys by Laurence O’Keefe from Legally Blonde The Musical. Original Broadway cast recording.
- I Can Sing A Rainbow/Love is Blue recorded by The Dells.
- Rainbow High by Andrew Lloyd Webber from Evita. Film recording sung by Madonna.
- Overture from The Girl in Pink Tights by Sigmund Romberg. Original Broadway Cast Recording.
- I Get a Kick out of You by Cole Porter from Anything Goes. 2003 London Cast Recording.
- Pink Elephants on Parade from Disneys Dumbo. The Dumbo Chorus.
- Young and Healthy by Harry Warren and Al Dubin from 42nd Street. Original Broadway Cast recording.
- I’ve Never Been To Me by Charlene as used in Priscilla Queen of the Desert.
- Lady Marmalade from Moulin Rouge Featuring Pink.
- Summer Nights by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey from Grease. Original Film Recording.
- Joseph’s Coat by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. Jason Donovan London Cast Recording.
- Medley – Funny Face, S’Wonderful, Think Pink from the Film Funny Face starring Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire.