It has been confirmed the Broadway musical will head to London next year.
News of the transfer emerged through the Broadway musical’s social media, with venue, dates and cast all yet to be confirmed. It will be heading to London next February.
Based on the hit 1990’s film starring Richard Gere and Julia Roberts, Pretty Woman the Musical opened on Broadway at the Nederlander Theatre starring Samantha Barks as Vivian Ward, alongside Andy Karl as Edward Lewis.
Once upon a time in the late ’80s, unlikely soulmates Vivian and Edward overcame all odds to find each other… and themselves. Experience the moments you love from the movie — and get to know these iconic characters in a whole new way — in this dazzlingly theatrical take on a love story for the ages.
The musical is directed and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell, who is best known for his productions of Kinky Boots and Legally Blonde. Meanwhile, the musical also features an original score by Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance, with a book by Garry Marshall and the film’s screenwriter JF Lawton.