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The Simon & Garfunkel Story - more dates announced for the Lyric

Charles  Blyth as Art Garfunkel and Sam OHanlon as Paul Simon.

THE Simon & Garfunkel Story, the world’s biggest and most successful Simon & Garfunkel theatre show, has announced six further West End performances at the Lyric Theatre in 2019.

The news comes as it prepares for a week-long West End season at the Vaudeville Theatre from Monday, November 12 to Saturday, November 17, 2018.

Following the previously announced final show of 2018 at the Lyric Theatre on Monday, December 10, producers have announced the following monthly shows in 2019:

Monday, January 21
Monday, February 25
Monday, March 25
Monday, April 29
Monday, May 20
Monday, June 24

A critically acclaimed concert style show which uses state of the art video projection, contemporary newsreel footage, TV commercials, incredible concert-style lighting and a full live brass ensemble, The Simon & Garfunkel Story takes audiences though all the songs and stories that shaped them, chronicling their rise from their humble beginings as 50s rock ‘n’ roll duo Tom & Jerry to global superstardom, their dramatic break-up at the peak of their international success, their solo careers and ending with a stunning recreation of their legendary 1981 New York Central Park reunion concert, attended by 500,000 fans.

The show features all their greatest hits including Mrs Robinson, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Homeward Bound, Scarborough Fair, The Boxer, The Sound Of Silence and many more.

It stars Charles Blyth and Sam O’Hanlon.

Produced by Maple Tree Entertainment Limited, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is directed and has musical supervision by Dean Elliott, set and costume design by Andrew Riley, sound design by Chris Crowther, lighting design by Dominic Warwick, and video design by Perry Freeze and Rachel Allen (Z Frame). Casting director is Anne Vosser.

Image: Charles Blyth as Art Garfunkel and Sam O’Hanlon as Paul Simon.