It will reportedly feature ‘the characters of BABE (as a teenager who falls in love with Sonny Bono); the LADY who has overcome the challenges of the entertainment industry; and the STAR she is today”.
The Shoop Shoop Song hitmaker tweeted: “Just got off phone w/Writer & Director of musical. There will be performance in theatre with actors, dancers, singer It’ll be on Broadway 2018.[sic]”
Just got off phone w/Writer & Director of musical. There Will 🐝 performance in THEATRE WITH ACTORS,DANCERS,SINGERS‼️
IT’ll 🐝ON BROADWAY 2018
— Cher (@cher) June 7, 2017
The proposed show had a try out on stage in January and the I’ve Got You Babe singer seemed to approve.
“I sobbed & laughed, & I was prepared not 2like it. Audience clapped after songs, & gave it standing ovation,” she tweeted at the time.
According to the New York Post, Cher: The Musical chronicles the star’s life starting with her upbringing in Los Angeles.
The show will feature several of her hits including I Got You Babe, Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves, Take Me Home, Believe and If I Could Turn Back Time.