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Coronation Street stars set for musical stage

21 December 2011 Last updated at 11:49 GMT

ITV soap Coronation Street has been turned into a stage musical featuring some of the show's best-loved stars.

Julie Goodyear will reprise her role as Bet Lynch, while Kevin Kennedy, who played Curly Watts, and William Roache, AKA Ken Barlow, will also appear.

Speaking on BBC Breakfast, Goodyear praised writer and composer Trisha Ward for her work on the three year project.