BWW TV: Meet the Creatives Behind OKLAHOMA! at the Gordon Craig Theatre
The Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, has produced Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! as their 2018 summer musical. Watch a video interview with the creatives below!
The cast includes Joshua Gannon as Curly, Carrie Sutton as Laurey, Jeremy Batt as Will Parker, Lisa Bridge as Ado Annie Carnes, and Connor Ewing as Jud Fry.
The show is playing until Saturday 8 September and features beloved songs such as "Oh What a Beautiful Mornin", "I Can't Say No", "People Will Say We're In Love", and the title track "Oklahoma".
Set in farm country outside the town of Claremore, Oklahoma Territory, in 1906, it tells the story of farm girl Laurey Williams and her courtship by two rival suitors: cowboy Curly McLain and the sinister farmhand Jud Fry. A secondary romance concerns cowboy Will Parker and his flirtatious fiancée, Ado Annie.
In this video, Jamie Body talks to the director and choreographer of the show to find out more about this production. Watch below!