Merrily We Roll Along
- Harold Pinter Theatre
Merrily We Roll Along is based on the play by Kaufman and Hart. Stephen Sondheim's musical Merrily We Roll Along is a must see in London. Book your tickets here!
Based on the play by Kaufman and Hart, Stephen Sondheim and George Furth 's musical charts the turbulent relationship between three friends, Franklin, Charley and Mary, over three decades. Starting in 1980 and travelling backwards in time, this powerful and moving story features some of Sondheim's most beautiful songs including 'Good Thing Going', 'Not a Day Goes By' and 'Old Friends'.
Playing the lead roles are Damian Humbley (The Last 5 Years; Little Shop of Horrors) as Charley Kringas, Olivier award winner and Tony nominee Jenna Russell (Sunday in the Park with George) as Mary Flynn and Mark Umbers (Sweet Charity) as Franklin Shepard. Olivier nominee Josefina Gabrielle (Sweet Charity) returns to the Menier to play the role of Gussie Carnegie along with Glyn Kerslake (Road Show) who plays Joe Josephson.
Merrily We Roll Along - Recensioni
"The most intelligent, gripping, brilliant musical in town, perfectly realised. Anyone with a heart should come out reeling"
"The show is a rare combination of the thoughtful and the thrilling. Go."
"A seamless revival by Maria Friedman"
"Musical theatre at its most sophisticated"
"A superb production by Maria Friedman"
The Daily Telegraph
"A heart-clutching revival"
The New York Times
"An absolute zinger"
2 Hours 45 Minutes