Young FrankensteinMarianne Elliott is to direct Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's musical comedy COMPANY, about life, love and marriage. Liam Steel has taken over choreography and movement direction.

Patti LuPone is to  star as Joanne opposite Rosalie Craig as Bobbi when it opens at the Gielgud Theatre on 26th September for a limited run only booking until 22nd December 2018. Former Great British Bake Off host Mel Giedroyc will play Sarah, who is married  to Harry.

Elliott & Harper Productions are presenting this iconic musical with the lead role of “Bobby” re-imagined for the first time as a woman. At Bobbi’s 35th birthday party all her friends are wondering why isn’t she married? Why can’t she find the right man? Why doesn’t she settle down and have a family? One thing is for certain; you will fall in love with Company. Featuring Stephen Sondheim’s iconic songs – The Ladies Who Lunch, Being Alive and Side by Side.The 1970 musical has received some modern updates. Chris Harper, a business partner to the director says, "Bobbi is a sexually confident woman, looking for love. She's a woman of today, really 2018." LuPone said she is doing the show because of Marianne Elliot saying  "She's a visionary."

Buy tickets for Company


Shaftesbury Avenue
London, W1D 6AR

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Tube : Piccadilly Circus (250m) & Charing Cross (550m)
Train: Charing Cross ( 550m)
buses to he Playhouse theatre
14, 19, 38
nearest car park

NCPs at Wardour St, Newport Place, Denman St, Lexington St - 2 spaces for blue badge holders in Archer Street. MasterPark at Poland Street and China Town


Hearing-Impaired infra-red system in the auditorium and induction loop at Box Office. Infra-red system with 14 headsets. The best reception is in the front area of all levels of the auditorium. Induction loop at the Box Office
Guide dogs are permitted inside the auditorium
Entrance to the auditorium is through the third side exit door on Rupert Street. Ask a member of staff to open this for you. One 12cm step up to the front of the Dress Circle. Venue suitable for scooters. Seats B5 and 30 can be removed to provide 2 spaces for wheelchair users
Adapted toilet in foyer near the bar