LAST EDITED ON 05-07-02 AT 10:15 PM (GMT)
sorry if this is old news (it was new to me !)
from today's daily mail (baz bamigboye's showbiz column
"a year after severing ties with the dance czars of the royal ballet their former principle dancer sarah wildor is on is on the pointe of west end stardom. celebrated broadway director susan stroman has asked sarah to be part of the london company which will open in her dance musical 'contact' at the queens theatre in october. sarah 30 will perform in the second of 3 segments called 'did you move?' she will play a downtrodden new york housewife who while dining with her aggressive husband in an italian restaurant imagines herself as a prima ballerina dancing with the maitre d' waiters and customers. the dancer spent almost all her career at the royal ballet with the notable exception of an appearance in matthew bourne's cinderella with her husband adam cooper.
adam was a success in on your toes recently at the haymarket leicester and there's talk of a london transfer. michael praed the former tv robin hood will appear in another segment as a lonely advertising exec who forgets his suicidal urge when he sees a beautiful mysterious women in a yellow strapless dress."