Win a Family Ticket to see FAME – THE MUSICAL!

(11 Posts)
EmmaMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 11-Feb-14 22:36:19

Based on the Oscar winning musical film and hugely successful TV series; FAME – THE MUSICAL is back – and it's gonna live forever!

What the producers say?
Brought bang up to date this exciting new production will take you on a hi-octane roller coaster ride through dizzy heights and crashing lows as a group of star-struck wannabes embark on their quest for the ultimate accolade – fame.

Set in the New York of today at the world famous High School for Performing Arts New York, young talented hopefuls undertake the journey of their lives. Ambition, triumph, heartbreak and romance conspire to steer them off course, and the pressure is too much for some. But, these kids are determined to live forever and FAME is the feel-good sensation that you will never forget!

Bursting with dynamic dance routines and unforgettable songs that have been reimagined for 2014 including; Fame and Let's Play a Love Scene, FAME – THE MUSICAL has enjoyed seven West End runs since premiering in the USA in 1988 and continues to be performed all over the world.

For a chance of winning, please answer the following question on the thread below by midnight on 18 Feb:
Q: Who played student Julie Miller in the 1982 US TV series of Fame?

New Wimbledon Theatre
93 The Broadway
London SW19 1QG
Box Office: 020 8545 7900
20 Feb - 1 Mar 2014

Terms and Conditions apply. Subject to availability. No cash alternative available. Prize is valid for all Mon-Fri performances from 20-28 Feb 2014. Prize is as stated and cannot be transferred or exchanged. Family ticket consists of x4 tickets with a minimum of one adult and one child.

CentreCourtWimbledon Wed 12-Feb-14 00:00:34

Lori Singer

Giflow Wed 12-Feb-14 10:46:30

Lori Jacqueline Singer

twistedblister Wed 12-Feb-14 12:25:05

It was Lori Singer!

HaydonWomble Wed 12-Feb-14 18:17:30

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

HaydonWomble Wed 12-Feb-14 18:18:13

Oops typo...Lori Singer hmm

TortorSW17 Sat 15-Feb-14 21:08:42

it was Lori Singer who played the role in 1982.

LocalEditorMerton Mon 17-Feb-14 15:11:43

They're currently live at Centre Court Shopping Centre in Wimbledon - Performances at 3.00 pm, 3.20 pm and 3.45 pm:

Let us know if you saw them peform!

EmmaMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 19-Feb-14 13:06:22

You're the winner. Not because you added the Jacqueline, just because your name was randomly picked!

You'll hear from the organiser forthwith!

It would be lovely if you came back on the thread afterwards and told us about it.

Giflow Wed 05-Mar-14 15:54:22

Our trip to see Fame:-
We were so excited and couldn't wait to enjoy the evening at the threatre. My daughter invited two of her friends from school, they were both very impressed.

Although there were not any songs, other than "FAME!" that I or other members of the audience have heard of before, the new songs were catchy and quite memorable in a tongue-in-cheek way. We were all transfix by the dancing and singing of the cast, and although our performance on the aisles do not compare, we gave it a go.

I was extremely happy the theatre adaption of the TV series, which was not a dissapointment in meeting our expectation, of something equal if not better, in entertaining.

A timeless classic, in the mordernist way, maybe? As now a second generation has the pleasure of sweat pants and bandaners :-), the orginal claw to fame, Simon Cowell must have pick up a tip or two.

Our night was nicely concluded with the chance opportunity of gaining a picture with two of the cast of Fame at the train station, on the way home.

Fame, for a younger or older audience a must see, all will be entertained.

LocalEditorMerton Wed 05-Mar-14 17:26:24

Hi Giflow

Thanks for giving feedback. It sounds as if you had an entertaining night out!

No legwarmers in the mix with the sweat pants and bandanas?


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