Behind the scenes of Guys and Dolls

Choreographer Carlos Acosta puts the cast of Guys And Dolls through their paces
Choreographer Carlos Acosta puts the cast of Guys And Dolls through their paces
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Musical enthusiasts will get the chance to explore the world of Guys and Dolls at the Chichester Festival Theatre with a series of events centered around the popular show.

The New York gangster musical opens on Monday and on Thursday at 5.45pm Director Gordon Greenberg will be in conversation with author and broadcaster Kate Mosse. Tickets for this talk are free, but advanced booking is essential.

Later in the month singing or dancing workshops inspired by Guys and Dolls will take place on Saturday August 30 and Sunday August 31. Tickets for the workshops are £100 and include a top price ticket for the Saturday matinee performance of the show.

In September there is also a chance for young theatre-goers to make the most of their theatre experience with the 16–25s Live Night. This event gives people the chance to Tour the set, visit backstage and meet the company. Tickets for Live Night are free for 16–25 year olds and £8.50 for ticket holders. The event takes place on Thursday September 11 at 6.25pm and booking is essential.

There will also be the chance to meet some of the Guys and Dolls company at a post-show discussion on Tuesday September 16.

For information about any of these events or to book tickets for Guys and Dolls (showing from August 11 – September 21) call 01243 781 312 or visit