The basic premise of the musical, so I've read, is a Cinderella story with trains. Pearl and Rusty fall in love, but complications surround their relationship. I'm sorry I don't know more about it. I've never gotten the opportunity to see it.
Original Actors and Actresses
The huge and intricate set requires two and a half acres of sheetboard, sixty tons of steel, and six
miles of wood.
There are three tracks and a hydraulic trestle that moves around to link two halves of the tracks while skaters speed over it at 40 + miles per hour.
"Starlight Express" Links