Marti Pellow joins Blood Brothers

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One of the highlights of the new spring season at King’s Lynn Corn Exchange is a week long run of award-winning playwright Willy Russell’s legendary Blood Brothers.

Hailed as one of the best musicals of all time, Blood Brothers, written by Willy Russell has triumphed across the globe and now you can see it live in Lynn.

It tells the captivating and moving story of twin boys separated at birth, only to be reunited by a twist of fate and a mother’s haunting secret. The memorable score includes A Bright New Day, Marilyn Monroe and the emotionally charged hit Tell Me It’s Not True.

Following his recent portrayal of Che in the highly acclaimed West End run of Evita at the Dominion Theatre, Marti Pellow returns to the stage for a strictly limited season in Blood Brothers. Marti will play Narrator - a role he played previously in the West End. He’ll be joined be Maureen Nolan, who returns to the musical as the tragic Mrs Johnstone.

Marti Pellow is one of music’s most respected artists. For over 30 years he has enjoyed global success: as the lead singer of Wet Wet Wet, as a solo artist, and as one of the UK’s most acclaimed leading men of musical theatre. Starring roles include Evita, Blood Brothers, The Witches of Eastwick, Chess, Jekyll & Hyde and Chicago. As a solo-singer, recording artist and with Wet Wet Wet, Marti Pellow has enjoyed virtually unrivalled chart success. Blood Brothers runs from March 16-21 with evening and matinee shows. Tickets available from the box office on 01553 764864.