The West End debut of the chic blockbuster The Devil Wears Prada at the Dominion Theatre in London, Autumn 2024!
London Fashion Week is in full swing, and the stage is set for the spectacular premiere of Elton John's The Devil Wears Prada musical in London. The dazzling new stage adaptation based on the blockbuster film and bestselling novel is hitting the Dominion Theatre in October 2024. Join in on this journey of the fabulous world of glamour and fashion!
The Creatives Behind The Devil Wears Prada Musical
The Devil Wears Prada features a prestigious, award-winning creative team, including Elton John (known for "Tammy Faye," "Billy Elliot: The Musical," and "The Lion King") leading the way. The musical also boasts new direction and choreography by Jerry Mitchell (known for his work in "Kinky Boots," "Legally Blonde," "Pretty Woman," and "Hairspray"), lyrics by the talented singer-songwriter Shaina Taub ("Suffs"), and a compelling book by Kate Wetherhead ("Ever After" and "Submissions Only").
The production showcases stunning set design by Tim Hatley ("Life of Pi" and "Back to the Future"), captivating costume design by Gregg Barnes ("Some Like It Hot" and "Legally Blonde"), enchanting lighting design by Bruno Poet ("The Tina Turner Musical" and "Frankenstein"), and mesmerizing sound design by Gareth Owen ("Come From Away" and "& Juliet").
The casting is expertly handled by Jill Green CDG. The Devil Wears Prada musical in London is brought to life through the production efforts of Tony Award winner Kevin McCollum/Alchemation (known for "In the Heights," "Avenue Q," "Rent," "SIX," and "Mrs. Doubtfire"), Rocket Entertainment/David Furnish ("Tammy Faye" and "Billy Elliot: The Musical"), and Jamie Wilson ("Mrs. Doubtfire," "Ain’t Too Proud," and "Sister Act The Musical"). Elton John's The Devil Wears Prada musical in London is presented by special arrangement with Buena Vista Theatrical.
What is The Devil Wears Prada Book and Film About?
In 2003, Lauren Weisberger's best-selling novel took the literary world by storm, receiving critical acclaim. This glamorous narrative drew inspiration from Weisberger's firsthand experiences as an assistant to the legendary Vogue magazine editor-in-chief, Anna Wintour. The result was a satirical exploration of the fashion industry and the world of high-end fashion magazines, where ruthless demands and exquisite fashion reign supreme.
Fast forward to 2006, and the novel was transformed into a film adaptation bearing the same title. Directed by David Frankel, this cinematic gem featured Meryl Streep as the formidable Miranda Priestly and Anne Hathaway as the aspiring Andrea Sachs. Meryl Streep's portrayal of the iconic Miranda Priestly not only earned widespread praise but also secured her an Academy Award nomination, a testament to her outstanding performance in this memorable role.
Elton John's The Devil Wears Prada musical in London is sure to leave you in awe of fashion. Make sure to book your tickets in advance to witness the very talented The Devil Wears Prada musical cast, in Dominion Theatre!
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