Please enjoy this short clip from The Wright Stuff, announcing the new West End theatre musical based on life of Dusty Springfield.
Son of a Preacher Man is the second musical featuring the singer's music announced this year.
Directed by Craig Revel Horwood, the musical features Springfield's music and with songs including "The Look Of Love", "I Only Want To Be With You","Spooky" and the title track. Son of a Preacher Man will open in Bromley on 4 September before embarking on a UK tour.
Earlier this year, it was announced that Maria Friedman would be directing Dusty, a new musical about the life of the singer, due to open in 2018.
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Commemorating the anniversary of Dusty's passing. Still so very missed by her friends and fans. Never forgotten. XOXO
We've just received exciting news about a new Dusty musical! Being the first authorised musical and set to premiere in the UK in 2018, it originates from the notes and memoirs of Dusty's close friend and manager Vicki Wickham, as well as interviews with key people in Dusty's life, including Pat Rhodes, Dusty’s lifelong personal assistant, and friend and record company executive Tris Penna. The production will be directed by Olivier Award winner Maria Friedman. Read more on londontheatre.co.uk
Simon Bell has announced the date for the next Dusty Day: April 23,2017. Thanks for keeping it going, Simon!
Wishing Pat Rhodes, Dusty's loyal secretary, a very happy birthday! Love from all of us at Let's Talk Dusty! x
In the picture, left to right: Dusty, Nancy J. Young (one of Let's Talk Dusty's co-founders and administrators), and Pat Rhodes at Dusty Day, 2007. Photo: Corinna Muller