Looking at the BBC Proms, and further afield to the various festivals on offer in August
Happy Days - not!
Producer Amy Anzel fought to get the show Happy Days on tour using crowdfunding. Here she talks about the appeal of the 1950s, her love of audience reactions to the production and possible West End plans.
Natalie Abrahami's production will return in February
Helen Jones attends a press launch for Happy Days and finds out more about how this new musical got off the ground and what it promises before it comes to the Lowry in June,
Happy Days on tour, currently in Bristol, is an endearing trip down memory lane, enjoyable for fans of the TV series, but ultimately middle-of-the-road entertainment at best
Beckett's Happy Days, which famously features a character who spends her time immersed in a mound of earth, has been revived at the Young Vic starring Juliet Stevenson
Production images have been released for the Natalie Abrahami's production of Samuel Beckett's Happy Days starring Juliet Stevenson, which opens tomorrow (30 January 2014)
"Goodbye grey skies, hello blue…" – audiences are sure to leave the theatre smiling after a performance of Happy Days!