Following a sold-out UK premiere at Southwark Playhouse where it received six Off West End Award nominations including Best New Musical, cult rock musical The Toxic Avenger is transferring to the Arts Theatre in London for a strictly limited season.
From Joe DiPietro and David Bryan (Bon Jovi), the Tony Award-winning team behind the hit West End musical Memphis, this acclaimed rock musical is based on the 1984 cult classic. The Toxic Avenger tells the story of the citizens of Tromaville who are crying out for a hero. Enter Melvin Ferd the Third, an aspiring earth scientist determined to clean up the toxic waste problem. When a corrupt Mayor and her government goons get wind of his plans, they vow to stop this heroic feat, Melvin is tossed into a vat of toxic waste, and transformed into The Toxic Avenger, New Jersey’s first superhero!Please note that this show is suitable for children aged 12+ as it contains swearing and adult humour.
From the critics
★★★★★ “An intoxicating blast of fun”--The Daily Telegraph
“To anyone that has seen the Book of Mormon, this is a must-see younger brother of a show!”--Daily Express
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Suitable for age 12+. Contains swearing and adult humour
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