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From Here To Eternity

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Closed March 29, 2014

A new musical from Tim Rice and Stuart Brayson based on the award winning novel from 1951.

Why See From Here To Eternity?

An unforgettable journey From Here To Eternity

Beautiful design meets sensational song and dance in this epic musical by Tim Rice and Stuart Brayson. Set on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, the World War II musical tells the story of a group of American soldiers, the women they fall for and the sacrifices they make for their country... and for love.

This brand new musical opened on the West End in its world premiere and while it was a hit with the public and critics, it failed to drum up enough sales to keep the production opened, and closed just six months after opening.

What is From Here To Eternity about?

From Here To Eternity follows Hawaii's G Company - a group of American soldiers stationed on an idyllic islands, where the gorgeous scenery is shadowed by the growing threat of World War II. The story follows two of the Company's key soldiers - Private Prewitt and the platoon sergeant, Warden - both of whom have the misfortune of falling in love with the wrong women. When the bombing of Pearl Harbour violently throws their station into the the War, the four lovers are forced to fight for their love, and their lives.

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Dates

Previews from: 30 September 2013

Opening night: 23 October 2013

Audience

From Here To Eternity is suitable for audiences aged 12 and above

Cast and Creative

Cast

Darius Campbell as Warden
Siubhan Harrison as Lorene
Robert Lonsdale as Prewitt
Ryan Sampson as Maggio
Rebecca Thornhill as Karen

Creative

Based on the novel by James Jones
Book by Bill Oakes
Lyrics by Sir Tim Rice
Musica by Stuart Brayson
Directed by Tamara Harvey

What you thought

27 reviews, average rating: (3.4 Stars)

3.5 star rating

John: “ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC”

Emotional and exciting with an amazing score. ***** 5 star more

MarkinTime: “A terrific musical for grown-ups”

I saw this towards the end of the previews on 17 October. Did not have... more

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