Broadway's Sherie Rene Scott to Bring PIECE OF MEAT to London Hippodrome, Feb 21-23
Direct from a sold out season at New York's prestigious 54 Below, the Tony Award nominated Broadway star Sherie Rene Scott brings her acclaimed show, Piece of Meat - one of Time Out New York's Best of 2012 - to the London Hippodrome for three nights only in a strictly limited run from Thursday 21st to Saturday 23rd February 2013.
Sherie's celebrated storytelling and musicianship make Piece of Meat a hybrid live- performance experience, with songs by Dire Straits, Joni Mitchell, Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Annie Lennox and Buddy Holly, and original compositions by acclaimed contemporary composer, Todd Almond.
Sherie is best known to UK audiences as the original Cathy in Jason Robert Brown's The Last 5 Years, Ursula in the Broadway production of Disney's The Little Mermaid, and Amneris in Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida. She earned two Tony Award nominations, the first for Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, and the second as writer and star of her own Broadway show, Everyday Rapture.
Opened in 2012, the Matcham Room at the Hippodrome Casino is London's first purpose built theatrical cabaret space. With a philosophy of incredible artists in an intimate venue, LIVE at the Hippodrome features only the very best artists from around the world.
Sherie Rene Scott: Piece of Meat is produced by Neil Eckersley for Speckulation Entertainment, and directed by Lear deBessonet, with musical direction and arrangements by Todd Almond and staging by Michele Lynch.
Sherie Rene Scott: Piece of Meat will play Thu 21st - Sat 23rd Feb 2013 at The Hippodrome, Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square, London WC2H 7JH. Tickets: £35.00, £30.00, £25.00, £20.00. Box Office: 0207 769 8888 (10am - 8pm) or www.speckulationentertainment.com.