Peggy Sue Got Married
is a musical adapted from the Francis Ford Coppola
film of the same name. The book was written by Arlene Sarner and Jerry Leichtling, music composed by Bob Gaudio
, with lyrics by Jerry Leichtling. The musical opened in the West End
in August 2001 starring Ruthie Henshall
as Peggy Sue of the title, and earned her an Olivier Award
nomination for Best Actress in a Musical.
The musical opened in the West End at the Shaftesbury Theatre
on August 20, 2001 but closed on October 31, 2001. It received mostly positive reviews
The cast starred Ruthie Henshall
as Peggy Sue, and Andrew Kennedy as Charlie. Other principals included: Terence Hillyer, Tim Howar
as Michael, Samuel James, Gavin Lee
, Melanie Marcus, Sara Weymouth. Supporting cast included: Gerard Bentall, Dawn Buckland, Shirley Hafey, Dean Maynard, Lucy Moorby, Stuart Nurse, Paul Peacock, Andrew Playfoot, Vicki Simon, Sam Strasfeld, Ian Waller, Neil Reynolds and Donna Steele.
- "You Still Sing to Me"
- "Yesterday Tonight"
- "Crown of Love"
- "One of the Guys"
- "When You Get a Girl Alone"