Following two sell out concerts at New York’s acclaimed Lincoln Center, Emmy award winning composer Lance Horne will return to the West End for one night only.
Lance Horne: First Things Last will star Olivier and Tony Award winner Alan Cumming and internationally acclaimed “postmodern cabaret diva” Meow Meow, alongside West End favourites Julie Atherton (Avenue Q), Paul Spicer (Avenue Q), Hannah Waddingham (The Wizard of Oz) and Emma Williams (Love Story), with special guest Broadway star Norm Lewis, for one night only at the Garrick Theatre on Sunday 30 January 2011.
Hot on the heels of its inclusion in the Lincoln Center’s acclaimed American Songbook series, Lance Horne: First Things Last celebrates the release of Lances’ debut album of the same name. First Things Last is released on Yellow Sound Label on 11 January 2011 and features Lance’s songs performed by US based artists including Alan Cumming, Lea DeLaria, Cheyenne Jackson, Ricki Lake, Meow Meow, Amanda Palmer, Daphne Rubin-Vega, and Alexandra Silber, alongside West End stars Julie Atherton, Aneurin Barnard, Paul Spicer, Hannah Waddingham and Emma Williams, some of whom appeared in Notes Unleashed! The Music of Lance Horne at the Vaudeville Theatre in 2009.
Lance Horne composes, writes lyrics, sings, plays piano, and produces and musically directs original works in collaboration with artists from around the world. Featuring an awesome array of guests from Broadway and the West End, First Things Last is his latest exploration of the most engaging sounds from musical theatre.
Lance Horne: First Things last is produced by Neil Eckersley & Paul Spicer for Speckulation Entertainment, and directed by Daisy Prince, with musical direction by Lance Horne, and sound design by Ben Evans. Daisy Prince is the daughter of legendary theatre director Hal Prince, and directed the original New York productions of Jason Robert Brown’s Songs for a New World and The Last 5 Years.
Neil Eckersley & Paul Spicer for Speckulation Entertainment present LANCE HORNE: FIRST THINGS LAST at Garrick Theatre, Charing Cross Road, London WC2 on Sun 30 Jan – 19.30.