About Woman In White, The
Freely adapted from Wilkie Collins’s sensational Victorian thriller, The Woman In White
brings to the stage a musical of startling brilliance.
A dashing young man, employed as the art tutor to two devoted sisters, is stranded at a remote railway cutting. Out of the darkness looms a woman, a mysterious figure dressed in white, desperate to share a chilling secret.He and the sisters soon find themselves trapped in a web of betrayl and greed, the victims of a seemingly flawless crime. Together they will need all their resourcefulness and courage to outwit a charismatic and ingenious villain.
As the compelling plot twists and turns low villainy vies with romance within a world of subterfuge and deceit. The Woman In White
has been adapted for the stage by Charlotte Jones
, whose award winning plays include “Humble Boy”, with Lyrics by David Zippel, whose credits include “City of Angels” and the new Disney classics “Mulan” and “Hercules”. Andrew Lloyd Webber
has composed the captivating and romantic score. Internationally renowned director Trevor Nunn
, responsible for, amongst many others, “Cats”, “Starlight Express”, “Les Miserables” and, most recently, “Anything Goes” will direct the production.
Mr. David Burt is now co-starring in the role of Count Fosco, previously portrayed by Mr. Simon Callow. David Burt has starred in many West End musicals, including Jesus Christ Superstar
, Les Miserables
. He has also played many leading roles at the Royal National Theatre and The Royal Shakespeare Company.
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