Umbrellas of Cherbourg at London's Gielgud Theatre

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The French ferry port of Cherbourg may seem an unlikely setting for a romantic musical, but it is the basis for the West End's latest large-scale show.

Based on the classic 1960s' film of the same name starring Catherine Deneuve, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg has been transformed for the Gielgud Theatre's stage.

As Tim Hodges reports, it hopes to capture all the magic of the original.

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