A CD version of the concept album for new musical The In-Between is being released by Dress Circle today, Saturday 23 June 2012. The album will be launched with an in-store signing from 11am to 12 noon, with cast members just announced to attend including West End stars Sabrina Aloueche, Daniel Boys, Dianne Pilkington and Lauren Samuels.
Initially released solely online in mid February, the album has since received over 35,000 views on YouTube. The recording’s line-up is completed by other leading performers Julie Atherton, Cassandra Compton, Hadley Fraser, Alexia Khadime and Liam Tamne.
A quirky tale of love, friendship and letting go, The In-Between is a fantasy musical telling the story of nineteen-year-old misfit, Flick Wimple, a perpetual underachiever who stumbles through the wrong doorway and finds herself trapped in between parallel worlds. Desperately searching for a way home, Flick must overcome new challenges as she finds help in unexpected places and is forced to confront her troubled past…
The In-Between has music, lyrics and book by Laura Tisdall, whose previous credits include Bill Kenwright’s UK tour of The Haunting and Kerry Ellis and Brian May’s Anthems: The Concert.
Laura graduated from the University of Surrey in July 2010 with a First Class BMus (Hons) degree in Music. Since graduating, Laura has written the music for the Hugh Wooldridge/Bill Kenwright UK tour of The Haunting, starring Paul Nicholas.Her first musical, Faerytale, was showcased by Guildford School of Acting at the Electric Theatre.The In-Between is her second musical.
As an arranger and orchestrator, Laura has been the Musical Associate for The Night of 1000 Voices (2010& 2012), Kerry Ellis and Brian May’s Anthems: The Concert, and The Wonderful World of Captain Beaky, with Vanessa Redgrave, Joanna Lumley and Hugh Bonneville; all at the Royal Albert Hall. She was also Musical Associate for The Alan Jay Lerner Memorial Concert (St Paul’s Church) and arranger/orchestrator for the Cantabile Christmas Cracker (Prince of Wales Theatre).
The concept album is available to pre-order from www.dresscircle.co.uk and can be heard online at www.theinbetweenmusical.com.