West End and Broadway star Frances Ruffelle is stopping by The Theatre Cafe on 31 August for a chat with Nicky Sweetland. The Tony Award winner, who originated the role of Eponine in Les Miserables is in town for a number of solo shows at the Crazy Coqs.
Frances will be joined by her partner, Broadway star Craig Bierko (Company, The Music Man, The Thirteenth Floor) and they will both be chatting to Nicky Sweetland live on facebook at 4pm. Tune in here.
Frances is currently starring in her latest critically acclaimed one woman tour de force Frances Ruffelle LIVE in New York! at Manhattan’s hip new Green Room 42 and is thrilled to be making this rare London performance.
“One of the best shows I have ever seen… A sensual coquette who will steal your heart” – Betty Buckley
“Frances never ceases to surprise and amaze me, I can’t wait to see what she does next” – Alan Cumming
“Fun, reckless and WIlD” – Patti LuPone
“The superbly intoxicating Frances Ruffelle. This is seriously the best show I have seen all season, bar none!” – The Times Square Chronicles
“The best live performance you’re likely to see for quite sometime” – Manhattan Digest
“Frances Ruffelle performs with grace and fire, subtlety and extravagance, delicacy and excitement-sometimes all at once.” – Tim Rice
Back at Crazy Coqs prose by Frances Ruffelle and Gwyneth Herbert. Additional lyrics by Frances Ruffelle. Music arranged by Gwyneth Herbert with additional arrangements by Jude Obermüller and David Barber.