Bedford premiere of Lloyd Webbers’ hit musical Aspects of Love at The Place

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The talented thespians of ShowCo Bedford have been given the rights to perform the local premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webbers hit musical Aspects of Love.

The musical will be performed at The Place Theatre, Bedford, from Wednesday, April 15 until Saturday, April 18.

Aspects of Love is a musical with a book and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Don Black and Charles Hart, and is famous for the song Love Changes Everything.

Based on the novella of the same name by David Garnett, the piece focuses on the romantic entanglements of actress Rose Vibert, her admiring fan Alex Dillingham, his underage cousin Jenny, his uncle George, and George’s mistress, sculptor Giulietta Trapani, over a period of 17 years. The aspects of the title refers to the many forms that love takes in the show: love between couples, both as romantic infatuation and as married people; children and their parents; and hints of same-sex attraction involving Giulietta and Rose.

A spokesman for the theatre group said: “This is an amazing opportunity for a brand new production of this hit musical to be performed locally in an intimate performance space which will show all the aspects of love.”

Ian Sladden is playing Alex, Barry Thompson is George, heryl Hunter takes the role of Giuletta and ‘The perfect Leading Lady’ Rose is being played by Naomi Mudd.

Tickets are £12.50, concessions £11 and can be purchased on line www.theplacebedford.org.uk or by calling 0795 142 4574.