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Coming soon — 300 free Rocky Horror Show tickets for our lucky readers

By Herald Express  |  Posted: November 29, 2012

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HERALD Express readers will soon have the chance to get their hands on free tickets to see the smash-hit musical the Rocky Horror Show, which comes to the Princess Theatre, Torquay, from January 7 to 12.

The Herald Express has secured 300 tickets for theatre goers when the production comes to town and more details will be revealed in our edition of December 13.

To celebrate the 40th anniversary, Christopher Luscombe has created a new production with a stellar cast including Rhydian, Roxanne Pallett and Oliver Thornton.

Since its first appearance at the Royal Court Theatre in June 1973, Richard O'Brien's The Rocky Horror Show has become the world's favourite musicals.

It has been performed worldwide for almost 40 years in more than 30 countries in every continent and has been translated into more than 20 languages.

West End star Oliver Thornton, who has appeared in Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Phantom Of the Opera, Les Miserables, Chicago and Starlight Express, will follow in the footsteps of Tim Curry when he stars as the lead character of Frank 'n' Furter in this anniversary tour.

Double-platinum selling artist, Rhydian, who shot to fame on TV's X Factor before starring in We Will Rock You and Grease, will star as Rocky.

Former Emmerdale and Waterloo Road actress Roxanne Pallett will star as Janet and Ben Forster, who won the ITV1 series Superstar and then went on to play the lead in Jesus Christ Superstar, will star as Brad.

Philip Franks, from The Darling Buds of May and Heartbeat, will play the narrator.

This musical extravaganza will feature all of its famous musical classics including Science Fiction/Double Feature, Dammit Janet and the timeless floor-filler, The Time-Warp.

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