This week The Show Must Go On presents Matthew Bourne's The Car Man as their online stream.
The live stream will be available on the Shows must go on YouTube channel at 7pm this Friday, and will be streamed for free on YouTube for a week. The recording that will be streamed was recorded for Sky Arts at the Sadler's Well theatre in London in 2015. As always the production will be streamed for free however as always it is asked if you can to make a donation to support Acting for Others a charity that has supported many workers in the theater industry at this difficult time.
The Car Man is based on Bizet's popular opera Carmen, and is set in a garage-diner in the 1960s.Matthew Bourne's internationally acclaimed dance/thriller was first seen in 2000, winning the Evening Standard Award for 'Musical Event of the Year'. The Car Man is loosely based on Bizet's popular opera and has one of the most thrilling and instantly recognisable scores in New Adventures' repertory, brilliantly arranged by Terry Davies. Lez Brotherston's epic design, Chris Davey's evocative lighting and Matthew Bourne's vivid storytelling take in a wealth of cinematic references, creating a dangerous and uncompromising vision of small-town America.
This live stream is not to be missed!