A brand new musical that includes producer Max Martin’s catalog is hitting the stage in 2019. The manufacturing entitled & Juliet is impressed by the romantic tragedy by Shakespeare. Here’s the pitch: “[This] irreverent and fun-loving new West End musical asks: what if Juliet’s well-known ending was actually simply her starting? What if she determined to decide on her personal destiny? This is Juliet’s story now. So don’t inform her the way it ends…” Essentially, the main woman opts to maintain residing as an alternative of plunging a dagger into her coronary heart after her lover decides to poison himself. How fashionable!

Considering Martin’s prolific profession, many common hits can be included within the upcoming musical. “Oops… I Did It Again” by Britney Spears in addition to “I Can’t Feel My Face” by have been confirmed as a part of the soundtrack. The use of up to date music will add freshness to an already novel tackle the dramatic traditional. Miriam Teak-Lee, who carried out in Hamilton as an ensemble member within the West End solid, is about to play the lead function in & Juliet.

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