Stephen Sondheim’s Company on screen in Boldon

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CINEMA-GOERS will be able to experience musical theatre at Cineworld Boldon.

Staged by the world-famous New York Philharmonic, Stephen Sondheim’s Company was recorded live from the Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center, New York, in 2011. and is now screening in cinemas outside the US for the first time.

Company’s plot revolves around Robert – a single man unable to commit fully to a steady relationship, let alone marriage – the five married couples who are his best friends and his three girlfriends.

Presented as a series of short vignettes linked by a celebration for Robert’s 35th birthday, songs include Being Alive, Side by Side, The Ladies Who Lunch, Getting Married Today and Company.

Featuring a top Broadway cast, it will be screened at Cineworld tomorrow from 7pm. The production is being screened for one night only.