St Martin's Lane, London
Previewed: 28 September 2017
Opened: 10 October 2017
Booking up to: 29 September 2018
Buy tickets: 0844 847 1722 or1: Buy tickets online
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square
Monday at 7.30pm
Tuesday at 7.30pm
Wednesday at 3.00pm and 7.30pm
Thursday at 7.30pm
Friday at 7.30pm
Saturday at 3.00pm and 7.30pm
Sunday no shows
Runs ? hours and ? minutes
£? to £?
(plus booking fees if applicable)
The West End Premiere of Mel Brooks' musical comedy Young Frankenstein in London
Legendary filmmaker and comedian Mel Brooks brings his classic monster musical comedy Young Frankenstein to life on stage in an all-singing, all-dancing musical.
The cast features Hadley Fraser as 'Dr Frederick Frankenstein', Ross Noble as 'Igor', Lesley Joseph as 'Frau Blucher', Summer Strallen as 'Inga', Dianne Pilkington as 'Elizabeth' and Patrick Clancy as 'Inspector Kemp' with Imogen Brooke, Matt Crandon, Nathan Elwick, Kelly Ewins-Prouse, Andrew Gordon-Watkins, Sammy Kelly, Richard Pitt, Harriet Samuel-Gray, Gemma Scholes, Emily Squibb, Aron Wild and Josh Wilmott. Adapted for the stage from the Mel Brooks film. Directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman with designs by Beowulf Boritt and William Ivey Long, lighting by Ben Cracknell and sound by Gareth Owen.
Hadley Fraser's West End theatre credits include Harlequinade at the Garrick Theatre in 2016, The Fantasticks at the Duchess Theatre in 2010, The Far Pavilions at the Shaftesbury Theatre in 2005 and The Pirates of Penzance at the Savoy Theatre in 2004. Ross Noble has presented his stand-up shows in the West End for a number of season including Ross Noble: Things at the Apollo Theatre in 2009, Ross Noble: Noodlemeister at the Apollo Theatre in 2004 and Ross Noble: Unrealtime at the Garrick Theatre in 2003. Summer Strallen's London credits include Top Hat the Musical at the Aldwych Theatre in 2012, Love Never Dies at the Adelphi Theatre in 2010, The Sound of Music at the London Palladium in 2008 and The Drowsy Chaperone at the Novello Theatre in 2007.
Susan Stroman's West End directing and choreography credits include Mel Brooks' musical The Producers (Drury Lane Theatre 2004) and the John Kander and Fred Ebb musical The Scottsboro Boys (Garrick Theatre 2014). Her choreography credits include Harold Prince's revival of the Hammerstein and Kern's Show Boat (Prince Edward Theatre 1998) and Trevor Nunn's revival of the Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! (National Theatre's Olivier Theatre 1998 and Lyceum Theatre 1999). In addition she choreographed and co-devised with John Weidman the dance show Contact (Queen's Theatre 2002).
Young Frankenstein in London at the Garrick Theatre previewed from 28 September 2017 and opened on 10 October 2017