The internationally successful musical DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, based on the novel by Boris Pasternak and known for its outstanding movie version with Omar Sharif, will be coming to Musical Frühling in Gmunden on April 11th, 2019.

The musical originally premiered in 2006 under the name “Zhivago” at the La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego, California. Successful productions in Australia, Korea, Poland, Sweden and Germany followed. In Gmunden, this outstanding work is now experiencing its Austrian premiere. The music was written by the composer Lucy Simon, who also created the music to The secret garden.

The creative team includes director MARKUS OLZINGER, musical director CASPAR RICHTER, costumes by MATHILDE GREBOT, lights by INGO KELP and sound by ROLAND BAUMANN.Principals of Doctor Zhivago The Musical

The lead roles will be played by Yngve Gasoy Romdal (Jurij Zhivago), Elisabeth Sikora (Lara Guichard), André Bauer (Victor Komarosvskij) and Leah Delos Santos (Tonia Gromeko).

The show runs from April 11th – May 5th 2019 at Stadttheater Gmunden. Tickets and information on the rest of the cast can be found on the festival’s website.