Triple Olivier Award-winning musical Top Hat - featuring the songs of Irving Berlin and based on the film starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers – comes to the Opera House, Manchester next week.
Stepping into the shoes of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers in the lead roles of Jerry Travers and Dale Tremont, are Alan Burkitt and Charlotte Gooch, who both return to Top Hat having previously performed
these roles in the West End.
Jerry Travers (Alan Burkitt), the famous American tap dancer, arrives in London to appear in his first West End show. Travers meets the irresistible Dale Tremont (Charlotte Gooch), the girl of his dreams, and follows her across Europe in an attempt to win her heart.
Performed by a cast of 29 and accompanied by 11 live musicians, this multi award-winning musical comedy includes Irving Berlin classics from the movie such as Cheek to Cheek, Isn’t It a Lovely Day to be Caught in the Rain and Top Hat, White Tie and Tails.
Top Hat runs in Manchester from February 10 to 21 with performances at 7.30pm from Tuesday to Saturday and at matinees on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 2.30pm.
Perf Times: Tue -Sat eves 7.30pm, Wed, Thu & Sat mats 2.30pm
Tickets: £16 - £53.50
0844 871 3019*