Musical Theatre “Superstar” Ben Forster brings his solo show to London’s West End.
Considered the “real life” Billy Elliot, the show captures Ben’s journey from Sunderland schoolboy to the West End’s Phantom of the Opera.
Catapulted to international fame after winning ITV’s and Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Search for a Superstar, Ben won the role of Jesus and starred in the World Arena Tour of Jesus Christ Superstar which was also recorded and broadcast in cinemas worldwide.
His versatility has led him to a multitude of roles in shows such as The Rocky Horror Show, Elf and Phantom of the Opera (where he played the title role in the 30th Anniversary Production).
Me, Myself and Musicals is a show filled with the best songs from classic shows, past and present, from the West End and Broadway. With interesting and fun anecdotes from his diverse career, listen to the stories and hear the music from one of musical theatre’s biggest stars.
Access description: Main entrance up three 15cm steps (staircases have handrails on both sides and are highlighted) through a set of double swing doors. Box Office counter to the right of the entrance. 18 steps down from the foyer to the Stalls, 28 steps up to the Royal Circle, and 60+ steps up to the Upper Circle and Gallery, through a separate entrance to the right of the main entrance. 4 steps in to each box.
Sound Amplification: Sennheiser infra-red system with 20 headsets.
Guide Dogs: Guide dogs are not allowed into the auditorium but up to 6 can be looked after in the manager’s office.
Disabled Access: No steps to the auditorium through EXIT doors to the left and righthand side of the main entrance – please tell the Box Office in advance and they will be opened for you. 1 space for a wheelchair user at X18. The venue is suitable for scooters. Transfer seating available to any aisle seat for 1 scooter and 4 wheelchairs. The theatre can store 1 scooter and 4 wheelchairs per performance.
Toilets: Women’s and men’s are down 11 steps from the foyer and at Royal Circle and Upper Circle level.
Disabled Toilets: Adapted toilet at Stalls entrance on street level