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Priscilla Queen of the Desert – Our Journey


  • Great Opera House Cumberland St York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom (map)

GRAND OPERA HOUSE YORK

Monday 30 November – Saturday 5 December 2015

Priscilla Queen of the Desert – Our Journey

Based on the Oscar-winning movie, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT the Musical is the heart-warming, uplifting adventure of three friends who hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they could have ever dreamed of.

With a dazzling array of over 500 award-winning costumes, 200 extraordinary head-dresses and a hit parade of dancefloor favourites, this wildly fresh and funny musical is a journey to the heart of FABULOUS!

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT IS A WORLDWIDE AWARD-WINNER:
Winner of 5 Australian Greenroom awards, in London an Olivier award and the Whatsonstage.com award for “Best New Musical”, in the US a Tony award, in Canada 6 Toronto Broadway World awards for Best Direction, Choreography, Costumes, Lighting, Set and Sound, a Toronto Theatre Critics award, and 2 Dora Mavor Moore awards. In Italy Priscilla was the winner of 4 DAPA awards for Best Musical, Costumes, Make-Up and Sound as well as 5 Italian Musical Awards for Best Actor, Best Musical, Best Director, Best Costumes and Best Scenery. In Argentina the show won 7 A.C.E Awards including Best Musical & Best Production, 12 Hugo Musical Theatre Awards including Best Musical and 6 Carlos Paz Awards including Best Musical.

Featuring a hit parade of dancefloor classics:

It’s Raining Men, Boogie Wonderland, What’s Love Got To Do With It, I Love The Nightlife, Pop Muzik, I Will Survive, Girls Just Wanna Have Fun and many more.

For more information/interviews/reviews please contact Celestine Dubruel on 01904 678711 or email celestinedubruel@theambassadors.com

Cast will be announced at a later date.

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT RECEIVES CRITICAL ACCLAIM:

‘HUGELY ENTERTAINING… INSANELY GLITZY’ Daily Telegraph
‘THE BEST FEEL-GOOD SHOW SINCE MAMMA MIA!’ Sunday Express
‘A BIG HIT MUSICAL’ Nicholas de Jongh, Evening Standard
★★★★ Daily Telegraph
★★★★ The Times
★★★★ Evening Standard
★★★★ Sunday Express

Earlier Event: November 29
York Makers Christmas Fair
Later Event: December 4
Stamford Bridge Singers