Imperial Theatre | New York, New York
The critics have called it a Cinderella for the 21st Century, and now it is your turn to experience the brilliance that is Bad Cinderella, the musical which will be coming to Imperial Theatre on Wednesday 26th July 2023. This is an unorthodox take on the classic, Cinderella becomes bad in a good way, of course. Enjoy the breathtaking stage as the magical actors dressed in the most bewitching costume design take you through the story of this epic account of Cinderella. With such critical awards this one will sell out very quickly, but you can secure your tickets right now before it is too late.
The meadows are serene, the prince is lovely, and the locals are magnificent in the absolutely stunning kingdom of Belleville. Cinderella is the only unyielding peasant who opposes the goal of absolute perfection. This damsel IS the distress to the perfect residents and sovereigns of Belleville.
The equally despised Prince Sebastian is Cinderella's solitary companion in Belleville. He is thrust into the spotlight when his older brother, Prince Charming, unexpectedly vanishes. Prince Sebastian must select a bride at the ball and lead an unhappy life as the next royal heir. Cinderella visits the Godmother, who can fix any problem…for a price, as she faces the possibility of losing the one person she has ever cared about to the crown.
Here is what some of the critics have to say about the show:
“A magical musical—one of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s best. A rom-com with a progressive message, brilliantly witty lyrics and exuberant numbers. What a ball!” – The Telegraph
“A hilarious triumph! Andrew Lloyd Webber and Emerald Fennell’s sassy musical take on the rags-to-riches fairy tale has a terrific palette of songs and a snappy contemporary edge.” – Evening Standard
Don’t let this one get away from you, as tickets will be selling out fast be sure to snap up yours today.