It changes the way you sing, the way you have to stand, the way you hold yourself. Sport — In Short The best of 5 live's sport coverage, insight and analysis. The technical challenges of playing Lola are considerable — not least having to perform for much of the time in towering heels. The year-old claims he only realised he'd been hiding it when his Dad asked before the Olympic Games in Rio whether he wanted it to remain a secret. Everyone in the cast was on a high after the London production had scored a swag of awards. Added, go to My Music to see full list.
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It turned out to be the lifeline the business needed — and a smash-hit plot for screen and stage. The technical challenges of playing Lola are considerable — not least having to perform for much of the time in towering heels. Shocked, Francis turned to his agent. This clip is from. In particular, a gay-bashing scene early in the piece has none of the ugly brutality of real life. Similar programmes By genre:
Francis was sick with a chest infection, but pulled off the performance with aplomb. Each night a different cast member challenges Francis to leave the stage in a different, hokey manner. Sign in to the BBC, or Register. It changes the way you sing, the way you have to stand, the way you hold yourself. This clip is from. He had to keep the thrilling news secret — even from his family in Manchester —until it could be officially announced 24 hours later. It was April last year and the scene was the after-party of the Olivier Awards in London.