The Story of Bart: A Musical Play

Drama charting the meteoric rise and fall of Oliver! writer Lionel Bart.

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The Story of Bart: A Musical Play

Lionel Bart from the East End of London was a songwriting genius having a career penning huge global chart hits, musicals, film scores, and one of the biggest musicals of all time OLIVER! He was earning every minute the same as the average working mans weekly wage in the 1960s, but things went wrong, very wrong and by 1972 he was tragically declared bankrupt.The Story Of Bart tells the true story of the meteoric rise and fall of Britains greatest songwriter. West End Star John Barr (Les Miserables, Aspects Of Love, Evita Sweeney Todd) will be taking on the roll of Lionel Bart telling you his story. He will be joined by a full band performing Barts most unforgettable hits as well as one or two songs you havent heard before. Was There a happy ending?…

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Tour dates 2019

At 2 venues:

Astor Community Theatre, Deal

Stanhope Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 6AB

Sun 28 Jul

£18 / 01304 370220

Westcliff Theatre, Clacton-on-Sea

Tower Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1LE

Sat 14 Sep

£19 (£17) / 01255 433344


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