Besides the musicals, beside the sea
3 July 2022
Reporter: David Upton
Five West End musicals take a trip to the seaside in coming months to Blackpool Grand Theatre’s stage.
Dreamboats & Petticoats—Bringing On Back The Good Times runs from August 2–6 with special guest star, '60s sensation Mark Wynter.
Beautiful—The Carole King Musical is from October 18–22. Molly-Grace Cutler (The Worst Witch, Girls Don’t Play Guitars) plays chart-topping legend Carole King.
The Tiger Who Came to Tea roars roars on stage October 7–9, Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show February 13–18, 2023 and Titanic The Musical March 21–25.
- Titanic The Musical - Music and lyrics by Maury Yeston, book by Peter Stone (Danielle Tarento, Steven M Levy and Vaughan Williams in association with Mayflower Theatre, Southampton)
- The Rocky Horror Show - Richard O’Brien
- The Tiger Who Came to Tea - David Wood based on the book by Judith Kerr
- Beautiful – The Carole King Musical - Douglas McGrath, with songs by Carole King, Gerry Goffin, Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil. (Curve, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Mayflower Theatre Southampton)
- Dreamboats & Petticoats: Bringing on back the good times! - Book by Laurence Marks & Maurice Gran