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    Sweet Charity
    By Neil Simon, Cy Coleman

    20:00, Wed 12th December 2018 - Sun 16th December 2018 at London Palladium
    20:00, Wed 19th December 2018 - Sun 23rd December 2018 at London Palladium
    19:30, Wed 26th December 2018 - Sun 30th December 2018 at London Palladium
    Christmas Vacation

    Sweet Charity is a musical with music by Cy Coleman, lyrics by Dorothy Fields and book by Neil Simon. It was directed and choreographed for Broadway by Bob Fosse starring his wife and muse Gwen Verdon alongside John McMartin. It is based on Federico Fellini's screenplay for Nights of Cabiria. However, where Fellini's black-and-white Italian film concerns the romantic ups-and-downs of an ever-hopeful prostitute, in the musical the central character is a dancer-for-hire at a Times Square dance hall. The musical premiered on Broadway in 1966, where it was nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and also ran in the West End as well as having revivals and international productions.
    The movie/show was adapted for the screen in 1969 with Shirley MacLaine as Charity and John McMartin recreating his Broadway role as Oscar Lindquist. Bob Fosse directed and choreographed this film.

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    Cast

    Charity Hope Valentine -
    Nickie -
    Oscar Lindquist -
    Vittorio Vidal -
    Daddy Brubeck -
    Ursula March -

    Band

    Production Team

    Director -
    Producer -
    Technical Director -
    Lighting Designer -