"Follies," presented by National Theatre Live
Tracie Bennett (CORONATION STREET, SHIRLEY VALENTINE), Janie Dee (CRASHING) and Imelda Staunton (HARRY POTTER franchise, PADDINGTON, VERA DRAKE) play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical was directed by Dominic Cooke and filmed live on stage at London's National Theatre in 2017. The setting is New York, 1971. There's a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves. Directed by Dominic Cooke. Written by Stephen Sondheim. Runtime 165 min.
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