Derry date for ‘Rocky Horror Show’

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Get ready for the ultimate party musical when The Rocky Horror Show, makes its Millennium Forum debut on Monday, September 2 for a week-long run for the only Irish dates on its 40th anniversary tour.

Since its first appearance at the Royal Court Theatre in June 1973, Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show has become the world’s favourite Rock N’ Roll musical.

It has been performed worldwide for nearly 40 years in over 30 countries in every continent and has been translated into more than 20 languages. To celebrate the 40th anniversary, Christopher Luscombe has created a new production for a year-long UK tour.

Follow squeaky clean sweethearts Brad and Janet on an adventure they’ll never forget, with the scandalous Frank’N’Furter, rippling Rocky and vivacious Magenta. Get ready for a night of fun, frolics and frivolity in this thrilling new production of Richard O’Brien’s classic original script!

Ben Forster, who won the ITV1 series Superstar and then went on to play the lead in Jesus Christ Superstar, will star as Brad. West End actor Oliver Thornton, who has appeared in Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Phantom Of the Opera, Les Miserables, Chicago and Starlight Express, stars as the lead character Frank ‘n’ Furter. Philip Franks, from The Darling Buds of May and Heartbeat, plays the Narrator.

Tickets available from the Box Office. Telephone 71 264455 or visit www.millenniumforum.co.uk for bookings.