Married seven times

PUBLISHED: 14:29 30 March 2006 | UPDATED: 09:04 24 May 2010

Seven Brides For Seven Brothers.

Seven Brides For Seven Brothers.

A GLORIOUS romp featuring dazzling dance routines and 16 smash hit tunes will take centre stage at the Bristol Hippodrome from April 11-15

A GLORIOUS romp featuring dazzling dance routines and 16 smash hit tunes will take centre stage at the Bristol Hippodrome from April 11-15.Seven Brides For Seven Brothers is the story of Adam, the eldest of seven siblings, who goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that day and they return to his home only for her to find he has seven brothers all living in the same cabin.Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings who are all anxious to get wives themselves. After reading about the Roman capture of the Sabine women, Adam decides the best way to combat his brothers' loneliness is to kidnap the women they want.Dave Willetts (Ragtime, Cats, Les Miserables, Phantom Of The Opera) plays Adam Pontipee while Shona Lindsay (Phantom Of The Opera, Grease) takes on the role of Milly Pontipee.Tickets, priced £9.50-27.50, are available from the box office on 08706 077500.

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