Starting in March and proceeding through September, the melodic Priscilla Queen of the Desert will be performed at the Palace Theater in London. This melodic depends on the film by a similar name. The three primary characters are Tick, Bernadette and Adam, two cross dressers and a transgender from Sydney who consent to take their spectacular drag show out and about – to the Australian outback.
The cast for this show incorporates Jason Donovan as drag queen Tick/Mitzi, Tony Sheldon as transgender Bernadette and Oliver Thornton as cross dresser Adam/Felicia. Zoe Birkett, a previous competitor on the ITV show Pop Idol, will play one of the divas. Jason Donovan is Estate Management London an Australian entertainer and vocalist who had the top of the line collection in the UK in 1989.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert replaces Monty Python’s Spamalot, which closes January 3. Other ongoing shows at the Palace Theater were Les Misérables, which ran from 1985-2004, The Woman dressed in White from 2004-2006 and Whistle Down the Wind in 2006. The Palace Theater has been home to a few creations that had long runs. Les Misérables ran for a considerable length of time and Jesus Christ Superstar for a very long time, from 1972 to 1980. The Sound of Music was performed multiple times in the 1960’s. The Palace Theater additionally created No, No, Nanette, which ran for 665 exhibitions in the 1920’s.
The Palace Theater was worked as a drama house by Richard D’Oyly Carte in 1890. The construction was planned by Thomas Edward Collcutt and was viewed as an original plan at the hour of development. Collcutt involved cement in numerous region of the theater to decrease the danger of fire harm. He additionally involved steel cantilevers for help to try not to obstruct the perspective on the stage with support points.
The theater was initially called the Royal English Opera House. Sadly Carte needed more shows arranged to keep the drama house open, and he wound up offering the structure to Walter Emden, who changed over it into a music lobby. The construction was renamed the Palace Theater of Varieties and became effective under the new possession. In 1911, the name was abbreviated to The Palace Theater.
It has been said that the Palace Theater is spooky by the phantoms of Anna Pavlova and Ivor Novello. Anna Pavlova was a Russian ballet dancer who performed at the Palace while it was under the administration of Alfred Butt. She passed on from pneumonia right away before her 50th birthday celebration. Ivor Novello was a Welsh arranger who additionally followed up on stage at times.
The Palace Theater is situated on Shaftesbury Avenue close to Chinatown and Leicester Square. It seats 1,394 individuals on four levels: slows down, Dress Circle, Grand Circle and gallery. The seats that have limited perspectives are accessible at a lower cost and can frequently be a decent worth in light of the fact that for the majority of them, particularly in the last three columns of the slows down, the limitation isn’t serious.