Watch a Preview of Sting's Broadway-Bound Musical The Last Ship (Video)
26 Jun 2014
The new Sting musical The Last Ship is currently playing a pre-Broadway engagement at Chicago's Bank of America Theatre. Producers have released footage of the production that will arrive on Broadway Sept. 29 at the Neil Simon Theatre.
The Last Ship, according to producers, "is set in the English seafaring town of Wallsend, a close-knit community where life has always revolved around the local shipyard and the hardworking men construct magnificent vessels with tremendous pride. But Gideon Fletcher dreams of a different future. He sets out to travel the world, leaving his life and his love behind. When Gideon returns home 14 years later, he finds the shipyard's future in grave danger and his childhood sweetheart engaged to someone else. As the men of Wallsend take their future into their own hands and build a towering representation of the shared dream that defines their existence, Gideon realizes that he left behind more than he could have ever imagined."
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