Musical Theatre Screening: Gypsy
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Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space
Sun, Jun 25, 2017 7:00pm
Sun, Jun 25, 2017 9:30pm
Expected Run Time is 120 minutes
$24
Members $20
Seniors $22
30 and Under (with I.D.) $16
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Special Encores - 2 screenings only!!!

Olivier Awards: Best Musical Revival, Best Actress in a Musical, Imelda Staunton, Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical, Lara Pulver.

This critically acclaimed West End production, filmed live in London, features Imelda Staunton as Mama Rose in a performance that the Guardian called “one of the greatest performances I’ve ever seen,” as well as powerful turns by Lara Pulver as Louise and Peter Davison as Herbie. 

The production was filmed for the screen by Emmy Award winner Lonny Price for Ellen M. Krass Productions with Serpent Productions and Shout! Factory, in association with the BBC.

Gypsy is considered by many to be the greatest of Broadway musicals, with book by Arthur Laurents, music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. The score features such musical theater classics as “Everything’s Coming Up Roses,” “Some People,” “Let Me Entertain You,” and “Rose’s Turn.”

Suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee, Gypsy tells the true story of ambitious showbiz mother Mama Rose, who treks across America with her daughters Baby June and Louise in search of success with their homespun vaudeville act. As times change, Mama Rose is forced to accept the demise of vaudeville and the rise of burlesque, as well as her daughters’ quest for autonomy.

Gypsy was directed by Jonathan Kent with choreography by Stephen Mear, scenic and costume design by Anthony Ward, lighting design by Mark Henderson, sound design by Paul Groothuis, and musical direction and new orchestrations by Nicholas Skilbeck.

Part of Symphony Space's Theatre in HD series, bringing unforgettable theatre from around the world to our screens.

Cast

(in order of appearance)

 

Uncle Jocko/Cigar: BILLY HARTMAN

Georgie/Kansas: DAMIEN POOLE

Baby June: SCARLET ROCHE

Baby Louise: LARA WOLLINGTON

Rose: IMELDA STAUNTON

Pop: PATRICK ROMER

Mr Weber/Boucheron: TOM HODGKINS

Herbie: PETER DAVISON

Louise: LARA PULVER

June: GEMMA SUTTON

Tulsa: DAN BURTON

Yonkers/Pastey: KIERAN JAE

L.A./Phil: ROGER DIPPER

Little Rock: LUKE STREET

Mr Goldstone/Rich Man: JACK CHISSICK

Miss Cratchitt/Electra: JULIE LEGRAND

Agnes/Toreadorable: NATALIE WOODS

Marjorie May/Toreadorable: CLARE HALSE

Geraldine/Toreadorable: DANIELLE MORRIS

Delores/Waitress/Toreadorable: LAUREN HALL

Tessie Tura: ANITA LOUISE COMBE

Mazeppa: LOUISE GOLD

Mother/Stripper/Showgirl: LUCINDA SHAW

Swing: LIZ EWING, LAUREN INGRAM, TOM MURPHY, PHILIP CATCHPOLE

 

Children’s Ensemble

RUBY OLIVER, CAITLIN GARCIA, MOLLY MAY GIBSON, HENRY AUSTIN, HARVEY PEARCE, DOMINIC BRYANT, OWEN PENNINGTON, JOSEPH ADAMS

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