A brand new production from the UK's leading musical theatre concert, Beyond the Barricade, visits the Queen's Theatre in Barnstaple on Friday, May 23. Former cast members of the West End musical Les Miserables team up to present a wonderful evening of so

A brand new production from the UK's leading musical theatre concert, Beyond the Barricade, visits the Queen's Theatre in Barnstaple on Friday, May 23.Former cast members of the West End musical Les Miserables team up to present a wonderful evening of songs from some of the world's most popular musicals. The four vocalists perform songs from Miss Saigon, The Lion King, Phantom of the Opera, Chicago and Les Miserables, as well as from the more recent productions of Wicked, Spamalot and Billy Elliot, all accompanied by a live band.Beyond the Barricade began in 1995 as a charity fconcert organised by Andy Reiss and David Fawcett who still perform in the show today with two female vocalists. With a wealth of experience behind them, the pair met while working on Les Miserables before going on to form SmartMove Productions together. Individually Andy has directed Carousel, was the musical director on The Rocky Horror Show and runs performing arts master classes. David has starred in Godspell, Jesus Christ Superstar, Cabaret and Guys and Dolls, and has directed Annie and Chicago. For further information or to book, call the Box Office on 01271 32 42 42.