Merrily We Roll Along

Harold Pinter Theatre

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  • Music & Lyrics

    Stephen Sondheim

  • Book

    George Furth

  • Director

    Maria Friedman

  • Designer

    Soutra Gilmour

  • Lighting

    David Hersey

  • Sound

    Gareth Owen

  • Musical Supervision & Direction

    Catherine Jayes

  • Choreography

    Tim Jackson

  • Orchestration

    Jonathan Tunick

  • Cast includes

    Damian Humbley, Jenna Russell, Mark Umbers

Winner of the Critics’ Circle Award for Best Musical (New or Revival), the Menier Chocolate Factory’s production of Merrily We Roll Along, directed by Maria Friedman, transfers to the Harold Pinter Theatre from 23 April for a strictly limited 12-week season.

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’.

Merrily We Roll Along ran from 23rd April to 27th July 2013.

  • A superb production by Maria Friedman

  • Stunning

    Daily Express
  • Breezily brilliant… perfectly pitched

    Sunday Express
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