Joan Collins among guests at Pure Imagination opening

Christopher Renshaw’s production opened at St James’ Theatre yesterday

Joan Collins and Leslie Bricusse – whose songs the show celebrates – were among guests at St James' Theatre yesterday evening for the opening night of Pure Imagination.

Bricusse is a double Oscar and Grammy Award winner who has composed over 1,000 songs including "What Kind Of Fool Am I", "If I Ruled The World", "Talk To The Animals", "Feeling Good", "Goldfinger" and "Pure Imagination".

The cast features Dave Willetts, Siobhan McCarthy, Niall Sheehy, Julie Atherton and Giles Terera.

Read our review of the production here.

Pure Imagination runs at St James' Theatre until 17 October.