Based on the phenomenally successful 1980 film, Fame the Musical premiered in Miami, Florida in 1988. It was developed by the film’s producer, David De Silva, and follows a darker, grittier storyline than the original movie, ending with the fatal overdose of the one of the main characters, Carmen Diaz. Aside from the title song, “Fame”, the musical has a completely new score and has been produced/translated all over the world in various different countries, including Mexico, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal, Thailand, and many more.
In 1995, the musical came to the West End, London, and it
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