The musical based on the film is set to move to the Savoy Theatre, beginning performances from the 8th July.
It has been confirmed that the musical will begin performances in its new home at the Savoy Theatre in July – subject to the government’s reopening roadmap going according to plan.
Directed and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell, Pretty Woman the Musical features original music and lyrics by Grammy Award-winner Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance and a book by Garry Marshall and the film’s screenwriter J F Lawton.
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 production will star Aimie Atkinson as Vivian Ward and Danny Mac as Edward Lewis. They are joined by are Rachael Wooding as Kit De Luca, Bob Harms as Happy Man/Mr Thompson, Neil McDermott as Philip Stuckey and Mark Holden as James Morse. Further casting is to be confirmed.
Speaking on behalf of the producers, Paula Wagner said: “With so many ticket holders eager to see this show about love and resilience, we knew we would bring back Pretty Woman when the time was safe and right. With the move to our new home, the Savoy Theatre, we are able to return to share our joy with many more people. We look forward to everyone being together soon and giving our audiences the chance to come and enjoy the ultimate fun night out we all deserve right now.”
The creative team for the production includes scenic design by David Rockwell, costumes by Tom Rogers from the original Broadway designs by Gregg Barnes, lighting design by Kenneth Posner and Philip S Rosenberg, sound design by John Shivers, hair design by Josh Marquette, and music supervision, arrangements and orchestrations by Will Van Dyke.
Pretty Woman the Musical will begin performances at the Savoy Theatre from the 8th July and is currently booking until December 2021. Tickets will go on general sale from Tuesday 30 March at 10am. Catch up with our review of the show which we caught just before lockdown here!