This autumn Bill Kenwright will stage a new production of the timeless story of love, despair and hope: Ghost – The Musical.
Ghost: The Musical, based on the movie tells a timeless story of love, despair and hope and will play at Glasgow’s King’s Theatre from March 27th until April 1st 2017.
Taking its inspiration from the classic movie, this innovative reimagining will feature an expanded book, new music and original staging.
The Double Academy Award winning movie is a huge success story, both critically and at the box office, where it was the highest grossing film in the year of its release. It starred the late Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Tony Goldwyn and Whoopi Goldberg and was directed by Jerry Zucker. The film’s most iconic and moving scene was famously performed to The Righteous Brother’s Unchained Melody, which also features in the musical version. Ghost won numerous awards and nominations, including being nominated for an Academy Award for Best Film.
Walking back to their apartment late one night a tragic encounter sees Sam murdered and his beloved girlfriend Molly alone, in despair and utterly lost. But with the help of a phony storefront psychic Sam, trapped between this world and the next, tries to communicate with Molly in the hope of saving her from grave danger.