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The Improvised Musical

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★★★★★ “So polished, it defies belief.” Daily Telegraph
★★★★★  “If this is what improv can do, you wonder why anyone bothers writing anything down.” The Times
★★★★★ “Achingly funny… Worth seeing again and again.” Time Out Critics’ Choice

Spontaneous musical comedy at its absolute finest – direct from the West End and now heading to the Playhouse!

With twelve years as an Edinburgh Fringe must-see phenomenon, a BBC Radio 4 series, a critically acclaimed West End run and an Olivier Award to their name, The Showstoppers have delighted audiences across the globe with their ingenious blend of comedy, musical theatre and spontaneity.

A brand new musical comedy is created from scratch at each performance of this award-winning show as audience suggestions are transformed on the spot into all-singing, all-dancing productions with hilarious results. These incredible performers are guaranteed to impress as they create shows packed with drama, dazzling dance routines and catchy melodies – it’s just all made up on the spot!

So whether you fancy Hamilton in a hospital or Sondheim in the Sahara, you suggest it and The Showstoppers will sing it!

2016 Olivier Award Winners – Best Entertainment and Family Show

Important information

Running time: 1hr 50mins

Age recommendation: 14+

This show was previously scheduled for the Playhouse on Wed 7 Jul.

Please Note: We will be selling seats for these events socially distanced. However, we may release more tickets closer to the event date if Government regulations change.


Venue Information

PLEASE NOTE: INTERLUDE in the CLOSE takes place in the iconic Norwich Cathedral Close in a big-top circus tent, from 14 Jul to 30 Aug 2021. The full address is Norwich School (Playing Field), The Close, Norwich NR1 4DD.

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