Brand new for 2024: “The Orchestral Edition of this amazing production is touring Europe’s top theatre venues.”
Embark on a musical journey like no other, where the enchantment of Neil
Diamond’s music comes vividly to life!
“What a beautiful noise, comin’ up from the street, got a beautiful sound, it’s got a beautiful beat.” These lyrics encapsulate the timeless allure of Neil Diamond, an artist, songwriter, and entertainer whose legacy will endure for generations.
A joyous homage to Neil’s music, witness the unparalleled Fisher Stevens pay homage to Neil Diamond with the grandeur and scale these timeless songs deserve.
It has been over half a century since the release of the first hit single from an artist who has sold over 130 million albums.
While Neil Diamond may have declared the end of his touring days, his star will continue to shine eternally. The Orchestral Edition, with a full live band, including brass percussion and strings, as well as backing singers and dancers,
“It’s a Beautiful Noise the Orchestral Edition’ offers audiences the ultimate live experience of his iconic songs. ‘Sweet Caroline,’ ‘Song Sung Blue,’ ‘Cracklin’ Rosie,’ ‘Forever In Blue Jeans’—these songs have woven the soundtrack of lives and dreams of youth and remain constant fixtures on personal and radio playlists worldwide.
The heartfelt renditions of these songs even include tribute appearances from luminaries like Lulu and Barbra Streisand.
This is the only show featuring the extraordinary Fisher Stevens and a stellar cast of professional musicians and singers who graced the stage at London’s Lyric Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue. Fisher, a lifelong admirer of Neil Diamond, has journeyed the globe as a performer and notes, “I am supported by an experienced band and backing singers who share my passion for Neil Diamond.”
The production attains the high standards synonymous with Neil Diamond’s class under the guidance of David Mackay, a musical maestro renowned for creating hits for music giants such as Cliff Richard, Dusty Springfield, The Bee Gees, and Clapton. David also served as the musical director for several West End triumphs, including ‘125th Street’ and ‘Jailhouse Rock.’
As Fisher Stevens aptly puts it, “It is my privilege to celebrate that talent and take the audience on a musical journey.” ‘It’s a Beautiful Noise’ is a treasure trove of classic hits that does just that and does it with unmatched style.
Having graced the stage at London’s West End in 2019, the Orchestral Edition of this fantastic show is set to tour the UK in 2024, bringing the magic of Neil Diamond’s music to audiences nationwide.
West End Review links
**** “The legendary music of Neil Diamond is brought to life on a West End stage for a night you won’t forget, and as tributes to the greats go, you’d struggle to get more bang for your buck in the West End.”
Broadwayworld, Fraser Macdonald
**** A Beautiful Noise “The atmosphere is electric. In lieu of the great man himself, A Beautiful Noise is a worthy tribute to Neil Diamond and his music legacy.”
A Beautiful Noise, Lyric Theatre – Review
**** Designed to be a crowdpleaser, you will leave the theatre feeling uplifted and highly entertained by it all – oh and singing ‘Sweet Caroline!
By Emma Clarendon
Love London Love Culture
REVIEW: A Beautiful Noise, Lyric Theatre
**** “A consummate showman, he has the relaxed stage presence that wins us over from the start.”
Spy in the stalls
A Beautiful Noise★★★★★Lyric Theatre
**** “With his sincere and charismatic stage presence Fisher Stevens may as well be the real Diamond; the audience is putty in his hands.”
The Reviews Hub, Reviewer: Maryam Philpott
A Beautiful Noise – Lyric Theatre, London