Funny Girl returns to the West End with Sheridan Smith
Multi-Olivier Award winner Sheridan Smith will return to the Savoy Theatre in the West End in April for a 12 week run of her latest production Funny Girl. The production which also stars Darius Campbell of Pop Idol fame will run in an off west end theatre from November – March before transferring to the Savoy in April.
Funny Girl, which has not been staged in the West End since it’s premier in the 1960s is known to be the musical that shot Barbra Streisand to fame. Funny Girl tells the story of Fanny Brice who started as a music hall singer to become a Broadway star. On stage Fanny was loved, but her off stage life was far more turbulent.
Funny Girl will run at the Savoy Theatre from 9th April to 2nd July 2016, tickets will go on sale on 16th November.