Following the spectacular success of the 2019 UK live performance premiere of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, its stars Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker will reprise their roles in DOCTOR ZHIVAGO – IN CONCERT on the London Palladium for one-night-only on Sunday 7 Might 2023. Full casting shall be introduced at a later date.
Based mostly on the Nobel Prize-winning novel by Boris Pasternak, DOCTOR ZHIVAGO tells the story of Yurii Zhivago (Ramin Karimloo), a political idealist, doctor, and poet whose life is tossed by the tides of historical past as he’s torn between a life together with his shut childhood buddy and spouse, and the passionate and mysterious Lara Guishar (Celinde Schoenmaker).
With a ebook by Oscar nominee Michael Weller and lyrics by Tony nominee Michael Korie and Emmy nominee Amy Powers, DOCTOR ZHIVAGO encompasses a sweeping rating by two-time Grammy winner and Tony nominee Lucy Simon.
DOCTOR ZHIVAGO – IN CONCERT is directed by Jordan Murphy (Sundown Boulevard, Matilda, Mary Poppins) with musical course by Adam Hoskins (The Secret Backyard, Dr Zhivago, Camelot).
Olivier and Tony Award nominee Ramin Karimloo made his title in a number of the West Finish’s most enduring productions, most notably The Phantom of the Opera and Les Misérables. He originated the function of the Phantom in Phantom of the Opera sequel Love By no means Dies in 2010 earlier than making his Broadway debut within the 2014 revival of Les Miserables. Karimloo has additionally carried out present tunes on a collection of solo recordings, together with his second album, 2019’s From Now On, which landed on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. He’s at present starring as Nicky Arnstein in Humorous Woman on Broadway.
Celinde Schoenmaker is a Dutch actress and singer, recognized for showing as Fantine within the West Finish manufacturing of the musical Les Misérables and as Christine Daae within the West Finish manufacturing of The Phantom of the Opera. Different London theatre credit embrace Jenny Lind in Barnum on the Menier Chocolate Manufacturing unit. She additionally performed Renate Blauel within the Elton John biopic Rocketman.