Jimmy Johnston: The Sound Of Music Press Night

Date - 3 December, 2014, All News Musical Theatre Press Nights

Jimmy Johnston opens to the press in The Sound Of Music at Leicester Curve.

Originally a hit Broadway and West End musical, then followed by the beloved 1965 movie version, The Sound of Music remains one of the most popular musicals of all time. Set against the idyllic landscape of the Austrian Alps, this heart-warming tale based on a true story follows spirited young nun Maria and her relationship with the Von Trapp family.

With a timeless score including Do-Re-Mi, My Favorite Things and Climb Ev’ry Mountain, this global phenomenon continues to enchant audiences across the world.

Following last year’s five star Christmas production of Chicago, Paul Kerryson will reunite the exceptionally talented creative team, with Choreographer Drew McOnie and Musical Director Ben Atkinson returning to bring you this magical, musical treat for the whole family.

Overview

Jimmy Johnston is a two time Olivier Nominee for Best Actor for his roles in Oklahoma at The National Theatre and Pirates of Penzance at Regent's Park Open Air Festival.

Other recent notable credits include Soul Man for The Stephen Joseph Theatre and the West End's Dreamboats and Petticoats, Les Miserables and Phantom of the Opera.

Recent TV credits include Galavant, Upstairs Downstairs and Atlantis. He is also a regular guest lead performer on Friday Night is Music Night for BBC Radio 2.

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