West End Frame meldt dat 42nd Street de opvolger van Charlie wordt in Theatre Royal Drury Lane:
“It has been confirmed that 42nd Street will open at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane on 20th March 2017, following the closure of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
The West End revival will be directed by Mark Bramble who is the co-author of the book for the original Broadway and West End productions of the musical.
42nd Street will feature a cast of over 50, with the score including We’re In The Money, Lullaby of Broadway, Shuffle Off To Buffalo, Dames, I Only Have Eyes For You and 42nd Street.
Young Peggy Sawyer is fresh off the bus from small-town America and just another face in the chorus line on Broadway’s newest show. But when the leading lady gets injured, Peggy might just have the shot at stardom she’s always dreamed of..”