Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Aspects of Love is coming to Menier Chocolate Factory from 7th July – 26th September 2010.
Music is given by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Don Black & Charles Hart – based on the novella by David Garnett.
Trevor Nunn returns to the Chocolate Factory to direct the first major London revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber, Don Black and Charles Hart’s Aspects of Love starring Katherine Kingsley and Michael Arden.
Based on David Garnett’s novel of the same name, the musical tells the story of passion, love and loss across three generations of a family and their companions set against the background of 1940’s France and Italy. Alex Dillingham, a young student travelling through France, falls in love with the alluring actress Rose Vibert. As the pair embark on a passionate affair, the unexpected arrival of Alex’s uncle changes their lives forever. A love story spanning twenty years binding six people and three generations as they come to appreciate that love changes everything.
First produced at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London on 17th April 1989, where it ran for 1,325 performances before finally closing on 20th June 1992.
Director – Trevor Nunn
Designs – David Farley
Musical Supervisor – Caroline Humphris
Choreography – Lynne Page
Lighting – Paul Pyant
Sound – Gareth Owen
Orchestrations – David Cullen
Musical Director – Tom Murray