1. Monty Norman Adapts Classic Kingsley Amis Novel

    By jcharter on 2003-01-10

    Former Bond composer, Monty Norman, has again teamed up with lyricist Julian More and director John Doyle. This time the three have adapted Kingsley Amis’ classic novel, “Lucky Jim“. Having enjoyed the joint effort put into their first collaboration, “Irma La Douce“, the three decided they should work together on yet another musical. After a lengthy search for suitable material the three finally settled on Amis’ “Lucky Jim“. At present, it is not known when and where the show will debut.