Tuesday, 22 January 2019

NEWS: No Miracles Here - A New Musical sets off on UK tour!


FOOT-STOMPING NEW MUSICAL NO MIRACLES HERE GETS READY FOR UK TOUR

THE FOUR WEEK COUNTDOWN FOR ACCLAIMED SHOW WHICH STOPS OFF AT ORMSKIRK NEXT MONTH

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A dance marathon in a northern town forms the backdrop for a foot-stomping and thought-provoking new musical that promises to have audiences on their feet across the UK.

No Miracles Here is set to embark on a 15-date national tour in spring 2019, opening at Northern Stage in Newcastle on February 15. The show stops off at The Arts Centre in Ormskirk on 25-26 February.

The Letter Room presents a sweat-soaked marathon with a northern soul – a tale of resilience, strength and the need to stay on your feet.

Ray is young man with a big night ahead of him. The music has started, and he can’t leave the floor. He just has to keep going.

Follow the journey of Ray and his band The Raylettes in what is an uplifting and joyful look at how you can overcome depression through dancing.

Packed with live music and dance, No Miracles Here is an anthem to feeling alive and keeping the faith.

The raw and vibrant musical production was made in association with the charity Mind, and developed through support from the RSC, Northern Stage, Shoreditch Town Hall and The New Wolsey Theatre. It is brought to the stage on this new tour by producer Max Emmerson.

Stan Hodgson, co-artistic director of The Letter Room, saidWe’re delighted to be performing No Miracles Here, our music-filled story of resilience and hope set in a dance marathon.

“The show had a wonderful reception when it was initially staged in Edinburgh, Salford and London. We tried to tell a personal story of human struggle, but fill it with music, movement and humour.  And we can't wait to pick up our instruments, get our sweatbands on and bring it to new audiences across the country in 2019!"

Minimum age recommended: 14+

What reviewers have said about No Miracles Here

“A vibrant, lively, imaginative theatrical experience” – The Scotsman

“A feet-stomping, hand-clapping, spirit-raising show...No Miracles Here will leave you grinning from ear to ear” – Broadway Baby

“This truly original show is at once a moving, original exploration of mental health issues and an electrifying blend of live music and dance" – British Theatre Guide

“Unusual and engaging” – The Stage


Website:         www.theletterroomtheatre.co.uk
Facebook:       wearetheletterroom/
Twitter:           @TheLetterRoom

NO MIRACLES HERE TOUR

NEWCASTLE
Northern Stage
February 15-16
0191 230 5151
ON SALE NOW

ORMSKIRK
The Arts Centre, Edge Hill University
February 25-26
01695 584480
ON SALE NOW

DURHAM
Gala Theatre
February 28
03000 266 600
ON SALE NOW

HALIFAX
Square Chapel Arts Centre
March 1
01422 349422
ON SALE NOW

KESWICK
Theatre By The Lake
March 5
01768 774411
ON SALE NOW

IPSWICH
New Wolsey Studio
March 7
01473 295900
ON SALE NOW

NORWICH
The Garage
March 9
01603 283382
ON SALE NOW

DONCASTER
CAST
March 12
01302 303959

LONDON
Greenwich Theatre
March 14-16
0208 858 7755
ON SALE NOW

LINCOLN
Lincoln Performing Arts Centre
March 21
01522 837600
ON SALE NOW

CREWE
Crewe Lyceum
March 23
01270 368242

ON SALE NOW

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