Music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus
Lyrics by Tim Rice
Based on an idea by Tim Rice
Co directed and staged by Christopher Howell and Steven Harris
Musical Direction by Simon Lambert & Arrangements by Christopher Peake
Designed by Ryan Dawson Laight
Lighting Designed by Ben M. Rogers
Technical Director Iain Dennis
Fight Direction by Andrew Ashenden and Annie Duggan
Produced by Sasha Regan for The Union Theatre
Chess involves a romantic love triangle between two players in a World Chess Championship, and the woman who manages one and falls in love with the other.
Chess the musical will feature an experienced cast of 16 performers from the West End and Broadway Theatre.
Cast includes: Florence - Sarah Galbraith (Phantom, Steel Pier), Anatoly - Nadim Naaman (Phantom, Marguerite), Freddie - Tim Oxbrow (Jesus Christ Superstar), Svetlana - Natasha J Barnes (Spring Awakening, Lend me a Tenor), Molokov - Gillian Kirkpatrick (Sweeney Todd, Billy Elliott), Arbiter - Craig Rhys Barlow and Walter - Neil Stewart.
Run: 13th February – March 16th
Time: Tuesday to Saturday @ 7.30pm
Sunday 2.30pm & 7pm
Prices: Week One ALL SEATS £15
Tickets £18 with £16 concessions