The Queen Of Soul Is In London! Book Tickets For The Drifters Girl

Oluwatosin Michael
Dec 07, 2021 By Oluwatosin Michael
Originally Published on Dec 01, 2021
The Queen Of Soul Is In London! Book Tickets For The Drifters Girl
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A brand new musical is ready for its world premiere, starring British soul queen and West End leading lady Beverley Knight, along with Tarinn Callender, Adam J Bernard, Matt Henry, and Tosh Wanogho-Maud.

The story of The Drifters, a well-known vocal group, is on show, along with the stories of the woman who actually made them. The legendary female music manager of The Drifters is played by none other than the Queen of British Soul, Beverley Knight.

Faye Treadwell and her husband fought for 30 years to turn this vocal group into a global sensation.

The Drifters Girl touches on the subject of how, after numerous hit records and legal battles, Faye Treadwell did not give up and continued to do what she loved. Watch the true story and get your The Drifters Girl tickets now.

About The Drifters Girl

What is The Drifters Girl about?

Faye Treadwell, played by West End leading lady Beverley Knight, was an African American female music manager and the first in the world. The musical, The Drifters Girl, charts her path from the vocal group's hit records and sold-out theatre days to personal tragedy and legal battles.

It shows that she never gave up on what she loved.

Hundreds of hit songs and three decades later, it is clear that no one else could ever do what she did with so much devotion. Faye Treadwell was truly the real The Drifters Girl, and this musical remembers her and one of the greatest vocal groups in the world.

She and her husband spent 30 years of their lives fighting to turn Atlantic Records' brilliant vocal group into a global sensation. The remarkable and legendary manager of The Drifters did great things, and this London musical is in recognition of the iconic vocal group and woman behind it all.

The Drifters Girl was not cancelled during the pandemic but was postponed until Autumn 2021.

Experience this incredible story and a soundtrack of some of the band's iconic songs in the Garrick Theatre (owned by Nimax Theatres) of London. Book The Drifters Girl tickets now.

What age is The Drifters Girl suitable for?

The age recommendation of the play is 10 years and older.

How long is The Drifters Girl?

The runtime of the musical is two hours and 20 minutes. No information is provided for intervals.

Who is in The Drifters Girl cast?

The stellar cast of The Drifters Girl includes some prominent names, like Beverley Knight, Adam J Bernard, Tarinn Callender, Matt Henry, Tosh Wanogho-Maud, Marcus Ayton, Vanessa Ela Young, Ethan Davis, Michael James Stewart, Curtis Scott, Alanna Leslie, Amari Brown, Arabel Harley, Dara Ajagbe, and Savanna Musoni.

Which iconic songs will I hear in The Drifters Girl?

Iconic songs like 'Under The Boardwalk', 'Kissin' In The Back Row Of The Movies', 'Save The Last Dance For Me', 'Stand By Me', 'Saturday Night At The Movies', and 'Come On Over To My Place' are included in an unbelievable soundtrack.

Book The Drifters Girl theatre tickets now to see this memorable performance.

Directions, Venue Info, And Attendee FAQs

Where is The Drifters Girl being performed in London?

The address of the venue is the Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Rd, London WC2H 0HH, United Kingdom.

How do I get to the Garrick Theatre?

You can reach the destination quicker by taking the A400 in London. The theatre is near The National Gallery.

If you opt for public transportation, you can use the Tube network in London. The nearest station is Leicester Square. Stations on the Piccadilly and Northern lines will take you near to the theatre.

The nearest train station is Charing Cross.

The nearest bus stop is Charing Cross Road, where buses 24, 29, 176 stop.

Where can I park at the theatre?

The nearest car parks are at Leicester Square and Whitcomb Street. They are both a three-minute walk from the theatre.

Where are the toilets at the theatre?

There are toilets on each level of the theatre. An accessible toilet is located in the Dress Circle. This toilet has level access from the foyer.

Is the Garrick Theatre accessible?

The Garrick Theatre is accessible and can be accessed by wheelchairs. Wheelchair access is present in the Dress Circle.

Where can I eat nearby?

Some popular eating spots near the theatre are Nadarajahs, Garrick Arms, Steak & Co., Maharaja of India, and Wagamama.

Book The Drifters Girl ticket now!

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Written by Oluwatosin Michael

Bachelor of Science specializing in Microbiology

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Oluwatosin MichaelBachelor of Science specializing in Microbiology

With a Bachelor's in Microbiology from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Oluwatosin has honed his skills as an SEO content writer, editor, and growth manager. He has written articles, conducted extensive research, and optimized content for search engines. His expertise extends to leading link-building efforts and revising onboarding strategies. 

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