Let it Be, the theatrical concert celebrating the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles, opened to press yesterday (24 September 2012) at the Prince of Wales Theatre, scene of the iconic 1963 Royal Variety Performance when John Lennon invited the royals to "rattle your jewellry".

The cast includes Emanuele Angeletti, John Brosnan, Gordon Elsmore, James Fox, Michael Gagliano, Ian B Garcia, Reuven Gershon, Stephen Hill, Phil Martin, Ryan Alex Farmery and Michael Bramwell.

First night guests at the after-party, which was held at Dstrkt in London, included actors Claire Sweeney, Samantha Bond, Alistair McGowan, Sara Stewart, Charlotte Page, singer Liz McLarnon, model Alice Dellal and former London mayor Ken Livingstone

Directed by Joey Curatolo, Let it Be runs at the Prince of Wales Theatre until 19 January.

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