Crazy For You

Novello Theatre, Aldwych, London

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's production of the classic musical Crazy For You transfers to the West End's Novello theatre following a successful run at the alfresco venue.

Largely based on the 1930s Gershwin musical Girl Crazy, Crazy For You is a 1992 musical which won both Tony and Olivier Awards for its premiere production.

Crazy For You is directed by Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's Artistic Director Timothy Sheader and choreographed by the award-winning Stephen Mear.

The much-loved score includes the Gershwin numbers I Got Rhythm, Someone To Watch Over Me and Nice Work If You Can Get It.

Crazy For You features the original cast from its Regent's Park Open Air Theatre run, including Harriet Thorpe, David Burt, Sean Palmer and Clare Foster.

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cast: Sean Palmer, Clare Foster, Kim Medcalf, Harriet Thorpe, David Burt, Michael McKell, Rachel Stanley, Alexis Owen Hobbs, Samuel Holmes, Peter Martin, Lucy Anderson, Jessica Buckby, Cara Elston, Charlene Ford, Jo Goodwin, Amy Griffiths, Harry Morrison, James O'Connell, Carl Sanderson, Phil Snowden, Stephen Whitson, Richard Jones, Josh Lacey, Jo Morris

director: Timothy Sheader

music by: George and Ira Gershwin

lyrics by: George and Ira Gershwin

book By: Ken Ludwig

producer: Mark Goucher, Adam Spiegel and William Village

choreographer: Stephen Mear

costume: Peter McKintosh

lighting designer: Tim Mitchell

set designer: Peter McKintosh

sound: Mike Walker

About the show
  • Age Suitability: All
  • Genre: Musical
  • Duration: 2h35
  • Opening Night:
  • Closing night:

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Novello Theatre
Aldwych, London, United Kingdom, WC2B 4LD

  • Nearest tube: Covent Garden (approx. 300m) Charing Cross (approx. 600m) Holborn (approx. 600m)
  • Nearest bus: 6, 13, 19, 77a
  • Nearest train: Charing Cross
  • Parking:

    50% off parking when you park at Q-Park Chinatown.

  • Air Conditioned: Yes

Venue Access InformationEXPAND

  • How to book: Tel: 0844 482 5137
  • Telephones: BT card phone in the Doubles Bar up 2 steps.
  • Discounts: Discounts available for disabled customers and their companions
  • Limited mobility: Only 10 steps to rear of Dress Circle.
  • Access description: 5 steps into the foyer through swing double doors. Box office on the left. To get to Stalls there are 20 steps. 10 steps up to Dress Circle seating. Staircases are highlighted and have handrails.
  • Hearing impaired: Infrared system in the auditorium
  • Guide dogs policy: Guide dogs are not allowed into the auditorium, but cloakroom staff can look after them.
  • Wheelchairs: Separate access for wheelchair users off Catherine Street. 4 steps down inside the door. 2 spaces for wheelchair users in Box A. Venue not suitable for scooters. However, theatre provides transfer seats for 2 wheelchair/lightweight scooters in total per performance. Transfer seats are available at A32, A33, A10 and A11 in the Dress Circle (view better on right hand side). Each wheelchair user must bring a non-disabled companion.
  • Toilets: Men's and Women's toilets at Stalls, Dress and Upper Circle levels.
  • Disabled toilets: Adapted toilet to the right of the Dress Circle
  • Bars: There are four licensed bars. Sam's Bar is situated behind the foyer down 7 steps although there is street access from Catherine Street via a ramp. The Shubert Bar is up 29 steps from the foyer. Ivor's Bar at the back of the stalls is down 2 steps and through the auditorium then a further 3 steps. The Waldorf Bar services the Grand Circle (up 17 steps) and Balcony (8 steps down).