THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED AND
OLIVIER AWARD NOMINATED MUSICAL
WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN
EXTENDS WEST END RUN TO 22 AUGUST 2015
2015 OLIVIER NOMINATIONS
BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL: TAMSIN GREIG
BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MUSICAL: HAYDN GWYNNE
‘THE WEST END’S BOLDEST AND MOST TALKED ABOUT NEW MUSICAL’ THE GUARDIAN
The West End hit musical Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown announces that it will extend its run to Saturday 22 August 2015. Olivier Award-nominees Tamsin Greig (Best Actress in a Musical) and Haydn Gwynne (Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical), continue to lead the international cast that includes Ricardo Afonso, Marianne Benedict, Seline Hizli, Holly James, Michael Matus, Rebecca McKinnis, Sarah Moyle, Alastair Natkiel, Haydn Oakley, Jérôme Pradon, Nuno Queimado, Dale Rapley, Anna Skellern, and Willemijn Verkaik. The production is directed by Tony Award-winner Bartlett Sher.
The UK première of David Yazbek and Jeffrey Lane’s musical comedy adaptation of Pedro Almodóvar’s Oscar-nominated film Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown opened at The Playhouse Theatre on 12 January 2015 to critical acclaim.
‘A stylish hoot. Brilliant. Magnifico! Excellent band pumping out jazzy Latin numbers’ – Daily Mail
‘Yazbek’s songs are a perfect complement, combining hints of salsa and flamenco’ – Sunday Times
‘An absolute joy of an evening’ – Daily Telegraph
‘A farce on the verge of becoming a resounding success’ – The Independent
‘Almodóvar’s edgy women will lift you up and melt your heart’ – The Times