Stephen Wells: The Story of the Great Musicals
This fascinating talk traces the history of Stage and Screen Musicals from 1927 to the present day. With archive material as we take in Showboat, Singin' In The Rain, Oklahoma! My Fair Lady, Kiss me Kate, South Pacific, Les Misérables, West Side Story, Guys and Dolls, The Phantom of the Opera, and much more. There are also amazing recordings and videos feature Frank Sinatra, James Cagney, Michael Crawford, Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, Judy Garland, Howard Keel and lots more of your favourite stars.
What makes Stephen’s talks so different, is the huge entertainment value that he gives due to his career as an actor and magician who has been an award-winning member of the world-famous Magic Circle for more than forty years.