Following the critically acclaimed release of
LOST WEST END in 2015, an album highlighted in The Sunday Times as an
"Essential New Release"; Stage Door Records are pleased to continue the album series with
LOST WEST END 2.
LOST WEST END 2 celebrates London's forgotten musicals and brings together over 20 unique
'lost' West End productions on one album. The collection reflects nearly 40 years of musicals that have come and gone from the West End, showcasing these unique theatrical works.
Ranging from 1970 to 2008, all the musicals featured had relatively short London residencies and although they weren't always met with critical praise, they nevertheless contain interesting, memorable scores and performances that deserve to be heard.
The 'Lost West End' musicals included are: 'Isabel's A Jezebel' (1970),
'Bordello' (1974), 'Jack The Ripper' (1974),
(1977), 'Dean' (1977), 'Fire Angel' (1977), 'After Shave'
(1977), 'Flowers For Algernon' (1979), 'Wild Wild Women' (1982),
'Blondel' (1984), 'The Importance' (1984),
'Winnie' (1988), 'Moby Dick' (1992), 'Voyeurz' (1996),
'Boyband - The Musical' (1999), 'Casper'
(1999) 'Napoleon' (2000), 'Money To Burn' (2003), 'Murderous Instincts'
(2004), 'Zorro' (2008), 'Imagine This' (2008)
Although the shows didn't last, their music lives on and this collection affirms that the musicals featured are well worth rediscovering.
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DATE: JULY 29th, 2016