TOM CHAMBERS to star in Crazy for You in Glasgow
CRAZY FOR YOU will arrive at the King’s in Glasgow on Tuesday 17 October for five nights as part of a national tour.
Starring Tom Chambers as Bobby, the high energy, high kicking and gloriously glamorous, this musical is the ultimate feel-good musical with a fabulous score from the Gershwin brothers’ songbook.
Mistaken identities, plot twists, heartbreak, happiness and a wealth of memorable tunes, including I Got Rhythm, They Can’t Take That Away From Me, Nice Work If You Can Get It and Embraceable You, all feature in this exhilarating celebration of the great Broadway musicals.
The show is directed by The Watermill’s Artistic and Executive Director, Paul Hart, with musical arrangements by Catherine Jayes. It is choreographed by Nathan M. Wright and is designed by Diego Pitarch. Lighting design is by Howard Hudson with sound design by Tom Marshall.
Tom Chambers created the role of Jerry Travers in the West End musical Top Hat, for which he was nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical. His other stage credits include a recent UK tour of Private Lives and White Christmas in the West End. Tom’s TV credits include the BBC dramas Holby City and Waterloo Road. He also won the 6th season of Strictly Come Dancing in 2008.
CRAZY FOR YOU has music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin, Book by Ken Ludwig, co-conception by Ken Ludwig and Mike Ockrent. It is inspired by material by Guy Bolton and John McGowan.