View Comments The troops have officially moved in to the West End! The world premiere of From Here to Eternity has taken up residence at the Shaftesbury Theatre, based on the 1951 novel and 1953 Oscar-winning film of the same name. Directed by Tamara Harvey and featuring a book by Bill Oakes, music by Stuart Brayson and lyrics by Tim Rice, From Here to Eternity tells the story of Private Prewitt (Robert Lonsdale) who falls for club girl Loren (Siubhan Harrison). Meanwhile, Platoon sergeant Warden (Darius Campbell) gets enmeshed in a dangerous affair with his commanding officer’s wife Karen (Rebecca Thornhill). Click below to get a closer look of the passionate new musical!