ABOUT THIS OFFER:
WIN one pair of tickets to see new musical Miss Nightingale at the Lowry.
ABOUT THE SHOW:
MISS NIGHTINGALEA new musical celebrating gay love, scandals and showbusiness in 1940s London opens at The Lowry in January 2011.
Miss Nightingale the musical explores the challenging relationship between two men, against the backdrop of WWII. This touching love story shows the injustice and prejudice that gay men faced in this period. It combines emotionally charged songs with powerful drama and Burlesque-style performance.
It stars Ilan Goodman, Emmerdale’s Richard Shelton, and neo-Burlesque sensation Amber Topaz in the title role.
London 1942. Two men struggle in the shadows of a war-torn city to thrust a new star into the spotlight. Maggie Brown dreams of becoming a famous singer as she nurses wounded soldiers in an East End hospital. With her songwriter George, a Jewish refugee, she auditions at every night club and cabaret bar in London. But nobody wants their act. Their luck and liveschange when they meet the handsome, charming and wealthy Sir Frank Conner. A plan is hatched and the mysterious Miss Nightingale explodes onto the stage. Feathers are ruffled and polite society is shocked by her scandalous exploits, outfits and songs. She takes the West End by storm. But out of the spotlight, sexual tensions threaten to reveal secrets far more dangerously explosive than the bombs falling in the Blitz.
The Lowry - Thurs 20 January at 8.00pm
HOW TO ENTER:
To WIN one pair of tickets for Miss Nightingale at The Lowry on Thurs, 20th January at 8.00pm, just answer this simple question:
Who plays the title role?
and send your answer in an email to [email protected] making the subject heading Nightingale comp by the closing date on Thurs, 13th January at 12pm.
Terms and Conditions:
Tickets cannot be exchanged for any other dates. Only one entry per household/email account please, as multiple entries/spammers will be deleted. Also, please ensure that you are free to attend on Thurs, 20th January at 8.00pm, before entering, as we cannot offer alternative dates or times, should your plans change. Travel is not provided and please note seating could be anywhere in the auditorium and we are not provided with these details in advance. The winner will be emailed.
Thanks and Good Luck!