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On from 09 Nov 2012 till 22 Dec 2012
Arcola Theatre
by Based on the novella by Ernest Lehman and the MGM/United Artists film with a screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman
Genre(s): Musical, Drama, Classic

- £25 (18 concessions) - Matinees 22 (15 concessions), preview performances - all tickets 18, limited seats available as Pay What You Can on Tuesdays from 6:30pm in person at Arcola Theatre.


British Premiere

1952, New Yorks number one gossip columnist JJ Hunsecker rules the city with his mighty pen. If you want to know the latest gossip from the President to the latest It Girl JJ has it all. If he doesnt, you can be sure that anyone from J Edgar Hoover and Senator Joe McCarthy through to the press agents eager to push their latest clients, will give it to him.

And theres one struggling press agent Sindey Falcone, with one client who has given him an ultimatum no item in JJs column, no job.

Nominated for seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, Sweet Smell of Success is the Broadway musical about the power of the poison pen and double dealings in the world of journalism. Olivier Award-winning actor David Bamber (My Night with Reg, Rome) makes his Arcola Theatre debut in this first major production since Broadway.

Sweet Smell of Success is presented by arrangement with Samuel French Ltd.

Performance Times: Monday Saturday evenings at 7.30pm

Saturday Matinees: 10, 17, 24 Nov; 1, 8, 15, 22 Dec at 2:30pm

Preview performances: 9, 10, 12, 13 November

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