Legendary theatre composer John Kander (Chicago, Cabaret, Curtains) and gifted playwright Greg Pierce’s (Slowgirl) first collaboration is a beautiful and haunting new musical, consisting of three thematically-connected tales of desire, love and loss.
LIFT takes place during the 54 second journey of a lift in Covent Garden tube station. The eight characters are strangers. Each character’s story that unravels in the show is a fragment of the Busker’s imagination and a reflection of his own love stories and heartbreak. At the beginning of the show the Busker projects his own ideas onto the characters but as his own feelings change and develop so do the characters. They begin to take control, to interact with...
An adaptation of the play, An Infinite Ache, by David Schulner, Long Story Short is a two-actor show, with a four-piece band that covers a romance and 50-year marriage in 98 minutes and 17 songs. This musical romance follows what happens when Charles, a nerdy young Jewish guy, falls in love (on a blind date) with Hope, a young Asian-American woman from Los Angeles.