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Gay's the Word, London

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Reopening Jermyn Street Theatre in February 2013, and on tour

the first complete revival, based on the sell-out Finborough Theatre

production!

the story of bankrupt stage star Gay Daventry...

who finds what is needed to get her back on top is...

VITALITY!

starring

Olivier Award nominee Sophie-Louise Dann as Gay

multi-award nominee Helena Blackman and fast-rising Josh Little as the

lovebirds

and Tony Award winner Elizabeth Seal

in a cast full of talent and gaiety!

Ivor Novello’s

GAY'S THE WORD

book and music by Ivor Novello

lyrics by Alan Melville

book adapted by Richard Stirling

starring

Sophie-Louise Dann as Gay Daventry

with

Helena Blackman Josh Little

Frank Barrie

Gaye Brown

Cousin Hebe

Andrea Miller

Eileen Page

Myra Sands

and

Elizabeth Seal

and

Adam Anderson, James Bentham, Anna Brook-Mitchell, Daniel Cane, Kirsten Cooke, Amy Hamlen, Martin Milnes, Lindsey Nicholls, Sophie Simms, Paul Slack and Ben Stock

pianist James Church

lighting design Rob Mills

musical director Ross Leadbeater

director and choreographer Stewart Nicholls

Jermyn Street Theatre, 7 February - 2 March

Theatre Royal Windsor, Sunday 24 February only!

The Radlett Centre, Sunday 3 March only!

Photographer Doug Craib, JAY Records CD Gay's the Word

Photographer Gareth McLeod, Gay's the Word Production & Publicity Photographs
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  • Gay's the Word is a book store that doesn't focus on the usual cis romance/erotica, the clue is in the name of the shop really, it's a store that is all about the LGBT books, fiction and non fiction, ...  more »
  • This bookstore is amazing and an amazing piece of queer history! The walls are covered in posters so make sure to not just look at the shelves. The sheer quantity of books and the variety was amazing....  more »
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  • I made sure to visit this place while in London. It was such a cute book shop with tons of books to choose from. I enjoyed how they had so many books that included something for everyone in the LGBTQ community. I loved the pins for sale, too.
  • Fantastic little LGBT bookshop with very sweet and helpful staff, and a brilliant range of books. I could have easily spent the day in there. Ended up leaving with 5 books!
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