Theatre Preview: Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical @ Bristol Hippodrome
by Abi Hack
After its sell-out two year run in Australia, and subsequent openings in the West End and Broadway, David Ian Productions and the Ambassador Theatre Group bring their award-winning Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical to Bristol’s Hippodrome this May/June.
Based on the 1994 movie, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, this musical follows three friends (and a battered old bus) on their adventures in search of love and friendship.
The cast includes pop sensation and ITV1’s Dancing on Ice finalist, Duncan James (Legally Blonde, Chicago), alongside Simon Green (Titanic, The World Goes Round, The Phantom of The Opera), Adam Bailey (Starlight Express, Chicago, Bare) and Philip Childs (Wicked, People, The Habit of Art).
Prepare to have your eyes and ears dazzled by the eccentric wardrobe, toe-tapping classics and general feel-good attitude of this fabulous Olivier and Tony award winning musical!
Dates 30th May –11th June 2016
Time Mon-Thu at 7:30, Fri/Sat 7:30, Matinees on Wed/Sat at 2:30
Tickets from £12.50
Age Recommendation Parental guidance is advised for children 15 years and under.
Running time approx. 2hrs 2omin (inc. interval)