Come follow the band this autumn

The smash hit production of the musical Barnum, starring Brian Conley in the title role of the master showman himself PT Barnum will be staged at His Majesty’s Theatre in Aberdeen this autumn.

It comes as part of a national tour of the Cameron Mackintosh and Chichester Festival Theatre production.

The stunning stage show which combines traditional musical theatre with circus spectacle, jugglers, trapeze artists and clowns, will run for a week at the Aberdeen city centre theatre for a week from Tuesday, November 18.

Tickets for the HMT performances go on sale today (Tuesday) to the general public on online at www.aberdeenperformingarts.com, by phone at 01224 641122 and at Aberdeen Box Office at the Music Hall and His Majesty’s Theatre.

This production of Barnum opened at Chichester Festival Theatre’s Theatre in the Park in July last year and became one of the most successful musicals in the 51-year history of Chichester Festival Theatre with a record box office attendance of almost 70,000 people.

The musical follows the irrepressible imagination and dreams of Phineas T Barnum, America’s Greatest Showman.

The story of his life and his marriage to Chairy reveals a couple who looked at the world from opposite sides of the spectrum, and also reveals that she was the practical one who made Barnum’s dreams come true.

The production follows the legendary showman’s life as he lit up the world with the colour, warmth and excitement.

Call 01224 641122 or visit aberdeenperformingarts.com