Tenor vs. Les Miz at Tug of War Jul13

Tenor vs. Les Miz at...

Straight from someone’s iPhone (ok, the quality isn’t that good…it’s probably a blackberry) is a photo from the Tug A War match between LEND ME A TENOR THE MUSICAL and LES MIZ.  Both shows met behind the Gielgud and Queen’s theatre for what was a wonderful...

Be Yourself from Tenor on Elaine Paige BBC 2 Radio Jul10

Be Yourself from Tenor on Elaine Paige BBC 2 Radio

Today Elaine Paige, a highly acclaimed British musical theater actress (& the original Evita!), played our song “Be Yourself” on her BBC-2 radio program.  Her show has 3 million listeners, and Elaine said glowing things about our show, and encouraged her audience to go see it. Click the below link to listen: [powerpress =...

New Poster for Lend Me A Tenor The Musical Jul02

New Poster for Lend ...

Presenting the lovely new post-opening LEND ME A TENOR THE MUSICAL artwork to be featured in subways, advertisements, and ad-rails in...

LMAT Review – London Magazine – 5 Stars Jul01

LMAT Review – ...

Lend Me A Tenor: The Musical at the Gielgud Theatre By Edward Lukes | July 1, 2010 Edward Lukes gives credit where it is due. A musical farce is a tricky thing to pull off, but Lend Me A Tenor shows us how it’s done. The book is the important thing. Based on the play by Ken Ludwig, Peter...

LMAT Review – Bloomberg News – 4 Stars Jun30

LMAT Review – Bloomberg News – 4 Stars

Opera Pastiche By Warwick Thompson | June 30, 2011 There’s a different kind of summery fun to be had in the new light-as-froth musical “Lend Me a Tenor” by Peter Sham and Brad Carroll at the Gielgud Theatre. Based on a 1986 comedy by U.S. farceur Ken Ludwig, it tells the story of a 1930s opera company in Cleveland whose imported Italian tenor goes AWOL just before a prestigious production of Verdi’s “Otello.” It’s a cue for a roster of toe-tapping Cole Porter-type numbers, a series of mistaken identities, some delicious operatic pastiches, and for a nerdy stage manager to grab the spotlight and win the girl. Under Ian...