Starlight Express. Andrew Lloyd Webber, music. Richard Stilgoe, lyrics. Trevor Nunn, dir. for London and Broadway prod. Arlene Phillips, choreographer. Aland Henderson, automated lighting design. Kevin Biles, design, film. Columbia Artists Theatricals, prod. London opening, March 1984 by The Really Useful Theatre Company. On tour, starting November 1989.
Musical described by its composer as "a Cinderella story about trains" (quoted in the playbill); the trains are played by humans on roller skates.