Yes, we know it sounds unlikely but apparently it's true. French composer Alain Chamfort has just released an album of songs about the legendary designer called 'Un Vie Saint Laurent', and it is set to be turned into an all-singing-all-dancing spectacular. It's fair to say that Chamfort was not immediately convinced by the suggestion when he was first approached - he told W magazine, 'I thought it was a strange idea. I was skeptical. Who will find this interesting?' But thankfully he was persuaded and the musical will hit the stage at the Chaillot National Theatre in Paris at the end of 2011.
And perhaps it won't be the last fashion musical to be created. In the same interview Chamfort talks about his admiration for Karl Lagerfeld - and who amongst you wouldn't be queing up to see a production based around the Chanel designer? Keep your fingers crossed...More