Anything Goes Revival 2002

Opened: December 18, 2002
Closing: May 01, 2004

Anything Goes - 2002 - West End History , Info & More

National Theatre (Olivier)
(Waterloo) South Bank London

A madcap farce aboard a ship bound for England has Reno trying to help the stowaway Billy to find his true love, who is travelling aboard. Gangsters, molls, mistaken identity, and topical humor abound.

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Eisemann Center to Present PATTI LUPONE: A LIFE IN NOTES in March
by Blair Ingenthron - Feb 10, 2024

Eisemann Center Presents will continue the 2023-2024 Season with Patti LuPone: A Life in Notes next month. Learn more about the concert featuring the legendary 3-time Tony Award winner here!

Broadway Math: Sutton Foster As 'Mrs. Lovett' in SWEENEY TODD
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Two World Premiere Musicals & More Set for La Jolla Playhouse 2024/2025 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 31, 2023

La Jolla Playhouse has unveiled its 2024/2025 season, featuring two world-premiere musicals. Learn more and see how to purchase tickets!

Sutton Foster and Kelli O'Hara Will Join the New York Pops For One Night Only at Carnegie Hall in November
by Stephi Wild - Oct 16, 2023

The New York Pops will be joined by Tony Award winners Sutton Foster and Kelli O'Hara for a one night only concert on Friday, November 17, 2023 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall.

Sutton Foster Comes to Wheeling This Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2023

 The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra (WSO) will welcome Broadway icon Sutton Foster to the Capitol Theatre for the Opening Night Concert and Celebration on Friday, September 29, at 7:30 pm. Learn more about the concert and find out how to get tickets here!

Broadway Alum Walter Charles Dies at 78
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2023

BroadwayWorld is saddened to learn of the passing in Walter Charles, Broadway alum, and staeg and screen actor. He was 78 years old.

Wake Up With BWW 7/31: NEW YORK, NEW YORK and GREY HOUSE Close, and More!
by - Jul 31, 2023

Top stories: New York, New York and Grey House close, El Mago Pop will make his make US national television debut today, and more!

CONTEST: Win Two Tickets to Kerry Ellis Live at London Adelphi
by HaleyJane Rose - May 5, 2023

To celebrate the release of Kerry Ellis’ brand new single, Kings & Queens, BroadwayWorld is giving you the chance to win one of three pairs of tickets to her live concert at the London Adelphi on 16 May.

Listen: Kerry Ellis Releases New Single 'Kings & Queens'
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2023

Singer and stage star Kerry Ellis has released Kings & Queens, a stunning anthem recorded in celebration of the monarch's impending coronation, and dedicated to King Charles III himself. The track is taken from Kerry's upcoming album of the same name, out on 12 May, which is available to pre-order now via Westway Music, and will be performed in full for the very first time at the London Adelphi on 16 May. 

Listen: Kerry Ellis Releases New Single 'I Will Find You'
by Michael Major - Apr 21, 2023

The West End’s favourite leading lady, Kerry Ellis, has released I Will Find You, the second single taken from her upcoming studio album Kings & Queens. Ellies has been seen on both West End and Broadway, including Les Misérables, Wicked, Oliver! And Cats. Most recently, Kerry starred as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes.

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With Marjorie Prime currently running at the company's home base in South London and Funny Girl on Broadway, the Menier Chocolate Factory announced forthcoming programming for 2023. Learn more about the lineup here!

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Patti LuPone will lead a glittering cast of Broadway luminaries for Everybody Rise! A Sondheim Celebration at the Hollywood Bowl. See how to purchase tickets!

Kerry Ellis Releases New Single 'Battlefield' With Brian May
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2023

Come celebrate the one and only CHITA RIVERA in CHITA: THE RHYTHM OF MY LIFE, a unique concert event coming to North Shore Music Theatre on Sunday, May 7 at 2pm with special guest George Dvorsky.

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George Abud and Katrina Lenk to Present Encore Performance of SWUNG at Birdland Theater in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2023

BIRDLAND THEATER will present George Abud and Katrina Lenk – who starred together in the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical The Band’s Visit – in “Abud & Lenk: Swung” on Monday, March 6 at 7:00 PM.

Melissa Errico to Perform Nine-Show Valentine's Engagement at Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2023

BIRDLAND THEATER will present Melissa Errico for a special Valentine’s week engagement of “A Noir Romance” with nine shows from Friday, February 10 through Tuesday, February 14. Performances are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 7:00 PM and 9:30 PM, Monday at 8:30 PM, and Tuesday at 5:30 PM and 8:30 PM.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2023

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Nicolas King to Perform at Birdland Theater in February
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BIRDLAND THEATER will present Nicolas King – the celebrated pop and jazz vocalist on Thursday, February 9 at 8:30 PM.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2022

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present vocalist and pianist Steve Ross in a special new show “Autumn Serenades” on Monday, October 24 at 7:00 PM. Ross will sing a few mellow seasonal ballads, including “September in the Rain,” “Autumn Leaves,” “September Song,” and “When October Goes.”

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Anything Goes FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Bon Voyage
All Through the Night
Sailors’ Chanty
Where Are the Men?
You're the Top
Anything Goes
Public Enemy Number One
Blow, Gabriel, Blow
Be Like the Bluebird
Buddie Beware
The Gypsy in Me
What a Joy to Be Young
There's No Cure Like Travel
Kate the Great
Easy to Love
Shanghi-De-Ho
My Heart and I
Moonburn
Sailor Beware
Awake in a Dream
Hopelessly in Love
It's De-Lovely
Friendship
Let's Step Out
Let's Misbehave
Take Me Back to Manhattan
You Do Something to Me
Just One of Those Things
I Want to Row on the Crew
Goodbye, Little Dream, Goodbye
Me and Marie
Waltz Down the Aisle
I Get a Kick Out of You
A Little Skipper from Heaven Above
From This Moment On
Overture
Entr’acte
Finale
Prelude
Heaven Hop
Anything Goes has had 20 productions including Broadway which opened in 1934, Broadway which opened in 1934, West End which opened in 1935, Off-Broadway which opened in 1962, Off-Broadway which opened in 1962, West End which opened in 1969, Regional (US) which opened in 1974, Broadway which opened in 1987, Broadway which opened in 1987, US Tour which opened in 1988, West End which opened in 1989, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 2000, Broadway which opened in 2002, Broadway which opened in 2002, West End which opened in 2002, Williamstown, MA (Regional) which opened in 2006, Broadway which opened in 2011, US Tour which opened in 2012, West End which opened in 2021 and West End which opened in 2022.
Anything Goes has been nominated for the Outstanding Musical Production category at the Olivier Awards. The show features music and lyrics by Cole Porter.
Anything Goes has won the Outstanding Musical Production award at the Olivier Awards for its outstanding performance of Cole Porter's music.

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