5 Jun 2017 - 14 Jun 2017
Richard Beveridge

After award winning seasons of Les Miserables, My Fair Lady, Jesus Christ Superstar, Sweeney Todd, Normie-The Musical, The Music Man, The Producers, Oliver and The Pajama Game, OSMaD announces auditions are now open for the coming production of – CHESS Music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus;Lyrics by Tim Rice; Based on an idea by Tim Rice BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL ON BEHALF OF SAMUEL FRENCH LTD Production team: Director: Alan Burrows Musical Director: Martine Wengrow Choreographer: Di Crough Set Designer: David Dare Lighting Designer: Tom Willis Producer: Richard Beveridge Associate Producer: Ros Turnley Production Manager: Keith Stubley Stage Manager: Katherine McDonald Chess is a musical regarded as the most popular fictional portrayal of chess ever created - based on an idea and with lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, of ABBA fame. Chess is the story of a love triangle between two grandmasters - one American, one Russian - and a woman who serves as a manager to one of the players but falls in love with the other. For more detail of audition requirements go to