Jason Manford to star in UK premiere of ‘SOMETHING ROTTEN! in Concert’ at Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Fourth Wall Live has announced that Jason Manford (The ProducersThe Wizard of OzNational Lottery’s Big Night of Musicals) will star as Nick Bottom in SOMETHING ROTTEN! in Concert, which will take place at Theatre Royal Drury Lane on Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 August 2024.

Making its UK premiere, the smash hit Broadway musical is directed by Tim Jackson (Two StrangersMerrily We Roll Along) and the full Broadway score will be performed by the London Musical Theatre Orchestra.

The show follows the story of Renaissance writers Nick and Nigel Bottom as they seek to outshine Shakespeare by writing the world’s first musical.

SOMETHING ROTTEN! was created by Hollywood screenwriters Karey Kirkpatrick (Chicken RunJames and the Giant Peach), John O’Farrell (Best-selling novels include The Best a Man Can GetMay Contain NutsThe Man Who Forgot His Wife) and Grammy Award-winning songwriter Wayne Kirkpatrick (Change the World by Eric Clapton).

SOMETHING ROTTEN! in Concert is produced by Fourth Wall Live, JAS Theatricals, and the London Musical Theatre Orchestra in association with Alchemation

Further casting and creatives are to be announced. 

Pre sale starts 10am Thursday 9th May. For more information, please visit: www.somethingrottenconcert.com/

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