No Rain on Sheridan's Parade - Funny Girl Opening Night
There was No Rain on Sheridan's Parade as Funny
Girl's Opening Night brings stars, rave reviews and a show-stopping performance
to the Savoy
night at The Savoy Theatre saw the opening night of Sheridan Smith
in Funny Girl
since transferring from its sold-out run at The Menier Chocolate Factory to a dazzling
response from Press and audience.
tributes were also paid to comedy icon Victoria Wood, who died yesterday, aged
Sheridan said Victoria played to her strengths and had everything I love about
women and I grew up with women like that
who were so strong and funny, and Fanny
Brice was one of the first,
Gavin and Staceys Alison Steadman said She was one of the most talented
women of our time. Its terribly sad that shes gone, it really is [BOLTON
Caitlin Moran was in a 'funny' mood trying out her '36 Expressions' ahead of the show!...
There was much to be said about the fantastic Funny Girl and Sheridan Smith...
"Whoah - #FunnyGirl & Sheridan Smith in tears, audience in tears, roaring ovation."
- Caitlin Moran - Twitter
"Just seen the staggeringly brilliant @Sheridansmith1 in the fabulous @FunnyGirl_UK@SavoyTheatreLdn#FunnyGirl"
- Samantha Bond - Twitter
"Well @FunnyGirl_UK was absolutely brilliant @Sheridansmith1 was mesmerising as Fanny Brice @DariusCampbell as Nick Arnstein was a revelation"
- Marcus Brigstocke - Twitter
Girl runs at the Savoy Theatre until October 8 with tickets available here.