Read What West End Critics Said About Funny Girl Revival

The Verdict   Read What West End Critics Said About Funny Girl Revival
Sheridan Smith reprises the role of Fanny Brice for the commercial run.
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The Menier Chocolate Factory production of Funny Girl transferred to a commercial run at London's Savoy Theatre, where it opened April 20, following previews that began April 9. Directed by Michael Mayer, the run is booking through October 8.

Sheridan Smith headlines as Fanny Brice, joined by Darius Campbell as Nick Arnstein and Marilyn Cutts as Mrs Brice, with Valda Aviks (Mrs. O’Malley), Gay Soper (Mrs. Strakosh), Natasha J Barnes (Emma/Mrs. Meeker), Maurice Lane (Mr. Keeney), Bruce Montague (Ziegfeld) and Joel Montague (Eddie).

Critics have begun filing their reviews. will add more, as they are posted:

The Arts Desk

British Theatre

Evening Standard

Gay Times

The Mirror

The Stage

The Telegraph

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The full cast is completed by Philip Bertioli, Emma Caffrey, Joelle Dyson, Rebecca Fennelly, Luke Fetherston, Matthew Goodgame, Leah Harris, Kelly Homewood, Sammy Kelly, Sanchia Amber Clarke, Lucinda Collins, Sam Murphy, Tom Murphy, Clare Rickard and Oliver Tester.

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