As Theatre Royal Plymouth reopened their doors this Thursday with the world premiere of Rambert’s Draw From Within they are on sale today with three new fantastic shows coming to their stages in 2022.
A spokesperson for Theatre Royal Plymouth said: “To celebrate our reopening, we’re going on sale with three amazing shows coming to TRP in 2022. Enter a world of magic and fantasy as Disney’s classic movie Bedknobs and Broomsticks makes its world premiere as an exciting new stage musical. Journey back to the glamour of Hollywood in the roaring 20’s with Singin’ in the Rain and let your soul sing with the dazzling multi-award winning musical Dreamgirls!”
TRP have also recently announced their new Summer Lab Season of shows from local artists. Sufrajitsu by Jade Campbell, Gold Crest? by Claire Calverley and Nhair by Conny Hancock will be staged this July as the theatre reopen their creative space for developing and showcasing exciting new talent. All available to book tickets for now on the TRP website.
Bedknobs and Broomsticks, The Lyric, 08 – 12 March 2022
Enter a world of magic and fantasy as Disney’s classic movie Bedknobs and Broomsticks makes its world premiere as an exciting new stage musical.
When the three orphaned Rawlins children are reluctantly evacuated from wartime London to live with the mysterious Eglantine Price, they have no idea what adventures lie ahead. Upon discovering Eglantine to be a trainee witch, they join forces to search for a secret spell that will defeat the enemy once and for all. Armed with an enchanted bedknob, a bewitched broomstick and a magical flying bed, they encounter surprising new friendships on their journey from Portobello Road to the depths of the beautiful briny sea.
Dreamgirls, The Lyric, 26 July – 06 August 2022
Direct from the West End with an extraordinary story and the unforgettable, spine-tingling vocals that send audiences wild, this spectacular musical production features the classic songs And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going, Listen, I Am Changing and One Night Only.
Meet The Dreams – Effie, Lorrell and Deena – three talented young singers in the turbulent 1960s, a revolutionary time in American music history. Join the three friends as they embark upon a musical rollercoaster ride through a world of fame, fortune and the ruthless realities of show business, testing their friendships to the very limit.
Singin' In The Rain, The Lyric, 22 – 27 August 2022
A smash-hit at Chichester Festival Theatre and in the West End, Jonathan Church’s critically acclaimed production of Singin’ in the Rain is back to make a splash in 2022.
Andrew Wright’s high-energy choreography and Simon Higlett’s sumptuous set design (including over 14,000 litres of water on stage every night) combine with the charm, romance and wit of one of the world’s best- loved films. Singin’ in the Rain features the glorious MGM score including Good Morning, Make ‘em Laugh and the legendary Singin’ in the Rain.