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Preview: Heaven On Earth at Newcastle Metro Arena
BRAND NEW MUSICAL HEAVEN ON EARTH ANNOUNCES UKARENA TOUR
STARRING KERRY ELLIS, HUGH MAYNARD
FEATURING THE VOICE OF RUSSELL WATSON
Heaven On Earth
Newcastle Metro Arena
Wednesday 11th – Saturday 14th April 2018
Telling the story of Adam and Eve Heaven on Earth will be touring arenas across the UK from December 2017 through to May 2018 appearing at the Metro Radio Arena from Wednesday 11th – Saturday 14th April 2018.
This spectacular new musical is brought to audiences by Eden International Productions and journeys back to the very beginning of time.
Starring Kerry Ellis (Wicked) and Hugh Maynard (Miss Saigon) and featuring the voice of Russell Watson, the greatest story ever told is to come to life with brand new musical Heaven on Earth.
Heaven on Earth is a classic re-telling of the story of Adam and Eve and their fall from Paradise.It is an exhilarating story of love, loss, and redemption, and an exploration of the universal search for the meaning of life.
A huge production is planned which will see the Garden of Eden created in all its magnificent glory and a whole host of special effects including fire, water and animatronics.
Writer Sara Jeffs is the creator behind the script, music and lyrics.
She said: “It is so very exciting to see my script coming to life in Heaven on Earth.
“This brand new musical, and its original emotive songs, will resonate with people of all ages and backgrounds, and stay with the audience long after they view this thrilling and visual treat of a production.
“The story of Adam and Eve is the oldest and greatest story ever told and whether you are someone with faith or someone who just enjoys the theatre and a great show this will appeal to you.”
The creative team behind Heaven on Earth includes director & choreographer Racky Plews - American Idiot (West End and Tour), Footloose (West End and Tour), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tour), set designer Jacqueline Pyle - Robbie Williams (Take The Crown Tour), Olympic Opening and Closing Ceremony (UK), Take That (Progress Live Tour), and arranger Geoff Alexander - Harry Potter, Notting Hill, Conductor for Gravity.