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The Commitments
Information for The Commitments at Theatre Royal, Nottingham (Musical). The story of Jimmy Rabbitte, a young working class music fan, who shapes an unlikely bunch of amateur musicians and friends into an amazing live act, the finest soul band Dublin has ever produced. The show follows the journey of two members of a frustrated synthesizer band - the opening scene we find them playing but being ignored in a shop window - who turn to Jimmy, the local music expert, for help. Placing a classified advert in a music paper, Jimmy auditions a number of wannabes before finalising the new line up who he names The Commitments. The humour kicks in as the band get to know each other and their instruments, and proceed through early rehearsals for their first gig. Just as they improve and begin to get a name for themselves they combust. The backing singers are all getting off with the middle aged horn legend, the singer has entered Eurovision and the saxophone player has dangerous leaning towards a jazz career.
Approximate runtime 140minutes (including any interval).
Book by Roddy Doyle. Author Roddy Doyle. Director Caroline Jay Ranger.
 

The Commitments

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Monday, 3rd April 2023 to Saturday, 8th April 2023.
19:30. Wed Mat 14:00. Sat Mat 14:30

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Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal
Also: Royal Concert Hall
Theatre Square
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG1 5ND

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The Commitments at Theatre Royal, NottinghamQTix Codes:
Listing: L0732721850
Production: T1874316417
Event: S01576176684
Venue: V462
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