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2016 Olivier Award Winners – Best Entertainment and Family Show
Spontaneous musical comedy at its absolute finest – direct from the West End and now returning to The Lowry!
With twelve years as an Edinburgh Fringe must-see phenomenon, a BBC Radio 4 series, a critically acclaimed West End run and an Olivier Award to their name, The Showstoppers have delighted audiences across the globe with their ingenious blend of comedy, musical theatre and spontaneity.
A brand new musical comedy is created from scratch at each performance of this award- winning show as audience suggestions are transformed on the spot into all-singing, all-dancing productions with hilarious results. These incredible performers are guaranteed to impress as they create shows packed with drama, dazzling dance routines and catchy melodies – it’s just all made up on the spot!
So whether you fancy some Rodgers and Hammerstein set on a ferris wheel or a little Sondheim on Mount Everest – you suggest it and the Showstoppers will sing it!
Venue: Quays Theatre
Duration: 90 minutes plus interval
Age Recommendation: 14+
‘So polished, it defies belief.’
‘Had me weeping with laughter… you absolutely have to go.’
Mail on Sunday
‘Achingly funny… Worth seeing again and again.’
Time Out Critic's Choice