May I Have A Moment? – A Mercury Rising Fundraising Event

SLD Image WEB 2
Show Information
Showing on:
Sun 8 April 2018

Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been postponed, we will publish a new date as soon as possible.

Join multi Olivier award nominee Sophie-Louise Dann for an evening of sparkling musical entertainment.

Celebrating the great British musical and revisiting some favourite characters that have earned her the reputation of being one of the West End’s favourite leading ladies.

West End credits include Celia in  The Girls ( 2017 Olivier award nomination for Best Actress in a musical ; Phoenix), Paula Paxton in Bend It Like Beckham (Phoenix); Barbara Castle MP in Made in Dagenham (Adelphi); Diana DiVane in Lend Me A Tenor (Gielgud; 2012 Olivier Award nomination for Best Supporting Role in a Musical), Forbidden Broadway! (Menier Chocolate Factory/Albery) and numerous leading roles for D’Oyly Carte Opera Company (Savoy).

Favourite credits include:  Mrs Lovett in Sweeney Todd (Derby/Colchester theatres) Velma Von Tussle in Hairspray (Curve); Dot in Sunday in the Park with George (Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris); Mrs Beaver in The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe ( Kensington Gardens); Closer Than Ever (Jermyn Street); Widow Corney in Oliver ( Grange Park Opera), The Original Chinese Conjuror (Almeida Opera/Aldeburgh Festival – world premiere); The Beggar’s Opera (Holland Park) Spend, Spend, Spend (West Yorkshire Playhouse – TMA Award Winner) and seasons at Chichester and Regent’s Park Open Air.

TV, Film & Radio credits include: Doctors, Trapped! – Ever After, Mr. Bean, Goodnight Sweetheart, The Phantom of the Opera.

Sophie is a regular guest artiste on BBC Radio 2’s Friday Night is Music Night and as a soloist on the concert platform. In cabaret she has performed her one woman show in London, New York and LA.

Tickets are also available for the post-show Meet & Greet. Booking is essential – click here for more details or to book!



Make a night of it by booking a pre-show meal at Food @ the Mercury. Simply add either a two (£13.95) or three course (£15.95) meal to your basket along with your theatre tickets.

No need to choose what you are having in advance – simply select from the delicious options available on the night.

This show has been paired with our Orchid menu. Click here to take a look!

You may also be interested in...

A Night In with Nancy Birtwhistle

Showing: Tue 19 Jan 2021

Motivated by protecting the planet for her ten grand-children, Nancy Birtwhistle decided to change how she used plastic, single-use products and harmful...

More info and tickets
A Night In with Kate Mosse

Showing: Wed 20 Jan 2021

In conversation with Jojo Moyes to celebrate the release of The City of Tears. To celebrate the global English language publication of The City of Tears, the...

More info and tickets
Connects – Meet The Directors

Showing: Thu 21 Jan 2021

Calling all creatives from the East of England! Meet East based Directors! – Hear what they are working on, ask questions and have the opportunity to talk...

More info and tickets