It’s a gangsters’ paradise as Bugsy Malone comes to St Albans
PUBLISHED: 11:36 25 June 2018 | UPDATED: 11:46 25 June 2018
Splurge guns at the ready! Classsic gangster smash hit Bugsy Malone is coming to St Albans.
Youth musical theatre company RARE Productions presents the musical at The Alban Arena next week.
You can see Bugsy Malone on stage from Wednesday, July 5 until Saturday, July 7, with performances at 7.30pm and a Saturday matinee at 2.30pm.
There’s gangster warfare in New York.
Dandy Dan’s hoodlums are terrorising the district, exterminating undesirables with their new weapon – splurge guns.
His rival is Fat Sam Stacetto, who runs the Grand Slam Speakeasy.
But Fat Sam’s gang still use old-fashioned pies.
Fat Sam engages the help of Bugsy Malone, a smooth city slicker who hitherto has been more occupied in sweet talking Blousey Brown, a would-be girl singer.
With Bugsy’s help, Fat Sam escapes from a frame up but he learns later that Dandy Dan’s mob have splurged nearly all his gang.
They’ve also destroyed his sarsaparilla and grocery rackets the whole empire’s gone.
RARE Productions is the UK’s lagest youth musical theatre company and has over 12 years’ experience and performed more than 200 productions.
• Tickets for the show cost £16.50, £15.50 and £14, and concessions £14.50, £14 and £13.
To book, call The Alban Arena box office on 01727 844488 or visit www.alban-arena.co.uk