Beatlemania hits Brum for ‘Let It Be’ musical
Following its hugely successful run in London’s West End, the hit Beatles show ‘Let It Be’ arrives to Birmingham’s Alexandra Theatre as part of its UK tour, beginning this month.
To mark the occasion, cast from the the hit show performed some of the Fab Fours greatest hits in the city’s Victoria Square to publicise its forthcoming arrival to the New Alexandra Theatre from Monday 17th to Saturday 22nd March 2014.
‘Let It Be’ showcases the music of the world’s most successful rock ’n’ roll band, The Beatles, in a spectacular theatrical concert charting the band’s meteoric rise from their humble beginnings in Liverpool’s Cavern Club, through the height of Beatlemania, to their later studio masterpieces.
The show is packed with over forty of The Beatles’ greatest hits including I Wanna Hold Your Hand, Hard Day’s Night, Day Tripper, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, Strawberry Fields, When I’m 64, Get Back and many more internationally renown tracks from their back catalogue.
Cast members include Birmngham’s very own Luke Roberts as Ringo Starr and Reuven Gershon as John Lennon while Wolerhampton lad Stephen Hill takes the role of George Harrison and Paul McCartney is played by Emanuele Angeletti from Italy.
The show has delighted audiences around the world, including New York, Germany and Monaco, with upcoming dates in Japan and Moscow, with the UK tour being produced by Jamie Hendry Productions and Annerin Productions.
‘Let It Be’ plays the New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham from Monday 17th to Saturday 22nd March 2014. Ticket hotline 0844 871 3011 or visit www.atgtickets.com/Birmingham.