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BBC America to Air 40th Anniversary Performance of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW – Video



To honor the 40th Anniversary of The Rocky Horror Picture Show BBC America will air a special midnight premiere of the stage musical THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW.

This version of the popular stage musical is a new two-hour gala performance from London’s Playhouse Theatre, starring original show creator, Richard O’Brien as ‘The Narrator’, and guest ‘Narrators’ Stephen Fry, Anthony Head, Adrian Edmondson, Emma Bunton and Mel Giedroyc,  The broadcast will take place at midnight Saturday, October 18 on BBC AMERICA with an  encore showing on Halloween at midnight following s a full day of Doctor Who-lloween on October 31st.

Via BroadwayWorld.com:

“I’m still in awe at the popularity of the show,” said Richard O’Brien, Creator and Narrator, The Rocky Horror Show. I wrote something I thought I might like to go see and it’s now lived successfully for more than 40 years in theaters around the world. Jumping on stage to bring the original show back to life has been an amazing experience. I hope audiences continue to have as much fun with it as I am.”

So dammit Janet don’t dream it. Watch it!  On BBC America Saturday October 18th. @ Midnight



Will Kohler

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