The two-man-and-a-band musical show follows the highs and lows of folk rock band Simon & Garfunkel, marking the 50th Anniversary of the duo’s 1957 formation. Discover their true back story, beginning with their original band Tom & Jerry and going on to chart their bitter breakup. There's plenty of action in between, including their receiving 10 Grammy Awards and being inducted into the prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The show culminates in a magnificent recreation of their Central Park concert of 1981.
Rediscover the group's most beloved songs, like “The Sound of Silence”, “Bridge Over Troubled Water”, “Mrs Robinson” and more.
The new production features direction from Dean Elliot (Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story) with lighting design by Nik Ryal and Dean Elliot. Sound design comes from Graham Penn and Chris Crowther, with video design by Josh Woods. It is produced by Maple Tree Entertainment and was originally directed by David Beck.
Adam Dickinson stars as Paul Simon alongside Kingsley Judd as Art Garfunkel. They are backed by a band that includes Leon Camfield (Bass), Adam Smith (Electric Guitar/Keyboards) and Mat Swales (Drums).
Don't miss this new chance to catch The Simon & Garfunkel Story when it plays limited Monday performances at the Lyric Theatre London.
Important informationPlaying at: Lyric Theatre, 29 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES
Performance dates: 30 Mar 2020 - 30 Mar 2020
Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes
Age recommendation: Suitable for all ages.
Special notice: Fans of Simon & Garfunkel will be amazed at the incredible likeness Philip Murray Warson and Charles Blyth conjure on stage.