Manhattan Nights

Backwell Playhouse, rehearsals for musical Manhattan Nights.

Backwell Playhouse, rehearsals for musical Manhattan Nights. - Credit: Archant

JAZZ and swing music had audiences tapping their feet at Backwell Playhouse’s production of Manhattan Nights.

Backwell Playhouse, rehearsals for musical Manhattan Nights.

Backwell Playhouse, rehearsals for musical Manhattan Nights. - Credit: Archant

The musical was set in a New York nightclub in the 20s and 30s and told the story of a private eye’s quest to end gangster culture during the American prohibition.

The talented theatre group performed the musical, by John Upward and Terry Milton, to a packed theatre on four nights.


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