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Incredible standing ovation as Glenn Close and the cast of Sunset Boulevard blows the roof off the London Coliseum

By Tom Stratford

The legendary Glenn Close wowed audiences at the London Coliseum last night, reprising the role of Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard. Stunning audience members with a powerful and mesmerising performance, the Coliseum erupted into a standing ovation before Glenn Close finished her last note. With the official press night on 4th April, we've put together some of the best tweets following last night's first preview.

Incredible standing ovation as Glenn Close and the cast of Sunset Boulevard blows the roof off the London Coliseum

#SunsetBoulevard was stunning. @TheGlennClose @siobhandillonuk @michaelxavierUK & co are all just astonishing. What a show!

— Bee Beddard (@bee_td37) April 1, 2016

Act 2 beginners ๐Ÿ’‹#SunsetBoulevard @michaelxavierUK @TheGlennClose pic.twitter.com/YK323PTKRO

— Siobhan Dillon (@siobhandillonuk) March 31, 2016

The roof of the Coliseum has just been blown off by @TheGlennClose & cast in @E_N_O #SunsetBoulevard. So well deserved. #standingovation

— ms t (@reading_woman) April 1, 2016

#ENOSunset absolutely amazing! Glenn Close, orchestra, cast incredible! Staging great! Music so gorgeous! Well-deserved standing ovation.

— Brooke (@AStudyInSurrey) April 1, 2016

Love you @TheGlennClose @E_N_O You made me cry! Best acting I've ever seen live. Xx

— Yvie Burnett (@yvieburnett) April 1, 2016

Possibly the most thrilling response to a show I've ever been in.
A standing ovation BEFORE @TheGlennClose finished her last note!! ๐Ÿ˜ณ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ

— Michael Xavier (@michaelxavierUK) April 1, 2016

huge standing ovation for GLENN CLOSE and the cast tonight.

a real treat, kill for a ticket.#SunsetBoulevard pic.twitter.com/Mogg13G4oj

— xavier (@xavitat) April 1, 2016

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