Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Starlight Express opens summer 2024 in the specially designed Starlight Auditorium at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre.
Audiences will be immersed inside a world of speed, song and storytelling as an incredible cast of 40 whizz around and above, performing some of musical theatre’s most beloved songs, including AC/DC, Make Up My Heart, Light at the End of the Tunnel and the iconic Starlight Express.
As a child’s train set magically comes to life and the engines race to become the fastest in the world, Rusty the steam train has little hope of winning until he is inspired by the legend of the ‘Starlight Express’.
Seen around the world by over 20 million people, Starlight Express is an electrifying experience for all ages.
With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Richard Stilgoe, the creative team is helmed by acclaimed director Luke Sheppard (&Juliet, The Little Big Things), set designer Tim Hatley (Back to the Future), video designer Andrzej Goulding (Life of Pi), costume designer Gabriella Slade (Six), lighting designer Howard Hudson (&Juliet) and sound designer Gareth Owen (MJ the Musical) with new orchestrations and musical supervision by Matthew Brind.
With thrilling new choreography by Ashley Nottingham (Pacific Overtures) and casting by Pearson Casting CDG, Starlight Express also sees the return of Arlene Phillips as creative dramaturg.
Starlight Express arrives at the Starlight Auditorium in June 2024.
Starlight Express – Event Information
VENUE: Starlight Auditorium, Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre, 3 Fulton Road, Wembley Park, HA9 0SP
ABOUT: The Starlight Auditorium at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre is a state-of-the-art cultural destination only 12 minutes from Baker Street and a short 5-minute walk from the tube. There are great parking options and the theatre is easily accessible via the M25 and M1.
TICKETS FROM: £29.50 – No fees
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ACCESS: This show is not bookable through the LW Access Scheme. For access-specific enquiries please register with KX Tickets’ Access registration with your Access Card here. FAQs about Access Card and KX Tickets Access bookings can be found here.
RUNNING TIME: Est. 2 hours (including 20 min interval)
AGE RECOMMENDATION: The content in Starlight Express is suitable for all ages. All children under 16 must have a valid ticket and be accompanied by an adult. Children under 3 will not be admitted.
SHOW GENRE: Musicals
DISCLAIMER: Please note the producers cannot guarantee the appearance of any particular artist. The schedule is subject to change and may be affected bny contracts, holidays, illness, or events beyond the producer’ control.
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