Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Exclusive The Rocky Horror Show West End Starring Richard O’Brien…..
Rocky Horror Show creator Richard O’Brien is rejoining the hit musical for a series of special shows playing the narrator, his first UK performances in the role for more than 20 years.
He will appear at London’s Playhouse Theatre between 11-19 September.
A celebrity gala show will also be broadcast live in cinemas.
“I’m looking forward to it,” O’Brien told the BBC. “I love the laughter of the show. I love the noise of approval and laughter, it’s just so joyous.”
The rock and roll musical, which celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2013, first debuted at London’s Royal Court Theatre.
Hear a rare exclusive interview with Belfield and O’Brien talking about his remarkable and world changing life and career…..
Richard O’Brien, is a British-New Zealand writer, actor, television presenter and theatre performer.
He is best known for writing the cult musical The Rocky Horror Show and for his role in presenting the popular TV show The Crystal Maze.
Here’s Alex & Richard at the BBC:
In addition to writing The Rocky Horror Show, O’Brien also co-wrote the screenplay of the 1975 film adaptation The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and appeared in the film as the character Riff Raff.
The stage show has been in almost continuous production and the cinematic version, which has been in continuous release, is one of the best known and most ardently followed cult films of all time.
He is also the voice of Lawrence Fletcher, the title characters’ father in Phineas and Ferb.
Recorded 2010 by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio & the BBC.