About Anything Goes
All aboard for this saucy and splendid major new production of Cole Porter and P. G. Wodehouse’s classic musical of pure escapism, Anything Goes. Featuring a joyful, gold-plated score of theatre’s most memorable standards, including ‘I Get A Kick Out of You’, ‘You’re the Top’, ‘It’s De Lovely!’ and Anything Goes, it’s everything you want a big Broadway musical to be and more!
Making her West End debut is the award-winning and internationally renowned American actress, comedian and singer, Megan Mullally as the delectable Reno Sweeney. Mullally, won hearts, as well as three SAG awards, two Emmy awards and four Golden-Globe Nominations, for her iconic role as Karen Walker in the hit TV sitcom Will & Grace. Mullally will be joined by three time Olivier Award and Tony-Award winner Robert Lindsay, as Moonface Martin. Lindsay has become a household name with British audiences over the years, including starring in the hugely successful BBC sitcom My Family.
Joining them in this all-star line-up, are acting royalty and Evening Standard Theatre Award-winner Felicity Kendal (The Good Life / Much Ado About Nothing) as Evangeline Harcourt and much-beloved leading West End Legend Gary Wilmot (Chicago / Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) as Elisha Whitney.
Tell Me More
It’s Bon Voyage on the S.S America but it’s not all smooth sailing as they head out to sea; etiquette is cast off through the portholes as two unlikely pairs set off on the course to find true love. Their journey proves that sometimes destiny needs a little help from a crew of singing and dancing sailors, a comical disguise, a farcical blackmail, delightful double-entendres, and some timeless good fun!
Cole Porter’s Golden Age musical oozes sophistication and class, with productions over recent decades entertaining audiences of all ages. To quote the musical, there really is “No Cure Like Travel”, and you’ll want to head to the Barbican to see Anything Goes.
Tickets to Anything Goes in London are available now. Get Anything Goes tickets today.
What To Watch For
- Megan Mullally will make her West End musical debut as Reno Sweeney. She’s best known for playing Karen in hit sitcom Will & Grace.
- Further casting includes Robert Lindsay, Gary Wilmot and Felicity Kendal.
- Listen out for Cole Porter’s timeless hits, including “You’re The Top” and “I Get A Kick Out of You”.
- Did you know that Anything Goes was first seen in London in 1935?
2hrs 30mins (inc. interval)
Recommended for ages 5+