Showstopper! The Improvised Musical
2016 Olivier Award Winners – Best Entertainment and Family Show
Spontaneous musical comedy at its absolute finest - direct from the West End and now heading to Aberystwyth Arts Centre!
With twelve years as an Edinburgh Fringe must-see phenomenon, a BBC Radio 4 series, a critically acclaimed West End run and an Olivier Award to their name, The Showstoppers have delighted audiences across the globe with their ingenious blend of comedy, musical theatre and spontaneity.
A brand new musical comedy is created from scratch at each performance of this awardwinning show as audience suggestions are transformed on the spot into all-singing, alldancing productions with hilarious results. These incredible performers are guaranteed to impress as they create shows packed with drama, dazzling dance routines and catchy melodies – it’s just all made up on the spot!
So whether you fancy Hamilton in a hospital or Sondheim in the Sahara, you suggest it and The Showstoppers will sing it!
Audience suitability: 12+, guidance. This is because it is an improvised show and there can be moments when audience suggestions might encourage some adult references but this is unusual.
‘So polished, it defies belief. ★★★★★ Telegraph
‘Achingly funny… Worth seeing again and again’ ★★★★★ Time Out Critics’ Choice
‘Magical, properly funny. A triumph.’ ★★★★ Times