Queen Of The Mist Tickets
Pint of Wine Theatre Company presents Queen Of The Mist
Words and Music by Michael John LaChiusa
Pint of Wine Theatre Company's acclaimed production of Michael John LaChiusa's Queen Of The Mist comes to the Charing Cross Theatre for a strictly limited seven-week season from 15 August to 5 October 2019. Queen Of The Mist, which received its UK premiere in a sold-out run at the Jack Studio Theatre in April, is based on the astounding and outrageous true story of Anna Edson Taylor, who in 1901 on her 63rd birthday set out to be the first person to survive a trip over Niagara Falls in a barrel of her own design. With a soaring score that incorporates turn of the century themes with LaChiusa's insightful and engaging style, this award-winning musical is the story of how one woman risked death so that she could live.
The original 2011 Off-Broadway production of Queen Of The Mist won the Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical and was nominated for six Drama Desk Awards, including Outstanding Musical.
Age restrictionRecommended for ages 11+.
Running time2hr 15 min (inc. interval)
Performance dates15 August 2019 – 28 September 2019
Venue InformationCharing Cross Theatre(formerly New Players Theatre), The Arches, Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6NG
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Valid all performances until 28 September 2019.
Features / New Shows + Transfers
A cat was the first Queen Of The Mist and other facts unbeknownst to many
This unbelievable true story had audiences remarked after its UK premiere at Jack Studio Theatre, and following its successful run comes a transfer to London’s Charing Cross Theatre. This captivating musical tells the real-life tale of Annie Edson Taylor; the first woman to survive a trip over the infamous Niagara Falls. Her story is incredible and has wowed audiences and critics alike, the off-Broadway production in 2011 having won the Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical as well as being nominated for six Drama Desk Awards. Annie’s legend lives on and her feat with the Falls have now come to light, however, here are some things about the Queen Of The Mist that you may not have known…
16 Aug, 2019 | By Jade Ali
Casting / New Shows + Transfers
Charing Cross Theatre to receive Queen Of The Mist transfer
It has been announced that Michael John LaChiusa’s historical musical Queen Of The Mist will receive a West End transfer to London’s Charing Cross Theatre for a limited 7-week run from 15 August to 5 October 2019. The news comes following a successful UK premiere at the Off-West End venue Jack Studio Theatre in April this year.
5 Jun, 2019 | By Sarah Gengenbach