Jon Lee and Keith Jack to star in FOREVER PLAID at St. James Theatre Studio
March 7, 2016  //  By:   //  News  //  Comments are off


Jon Lee stars alongside Keith Jack, Matthew Quinn and Luke Striffler.

Forever Plaid is one of the most popular and successful musicals in America and now performed internationally to great acclaim.

Jon Lee plays Jinx. He recently played Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys in the West End (Prince Edward Theatre). Other credits include Marius in Les Misérables (Palace Theatre, Queen’s Theatre and 25th anniversary concert at the 02) and the title character in Aladdin (02). He played Oliver at the Palladium in the original production of Oliver alongside Jonathan Pryce. He is well known for being an original member of S Club 7 and was part of the reunion in 2015 which was launched as part of Children In Need and then went on to sell out an 11 date tour to over 100,000 people.

Keith Jack plays Sparky. He was a runner-up in BBC’s Any Dream Will Do. His credits include Joseph in the UK tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat and Ralph in HMS Pinafore (UK Tour).

Matthew Quinn plays Smudge. His credits include Dreamboats and Petticoats (West End), Saturday Night Fever (Theatre Royal Bath and UK Tour) and Carnaby Street (UK Tour).

Luke Striffler plays Francis. His credits include Hairspray (UK Tour) and Avenue Q (UK Tour). He was a semi- finalist, as part of The Kingdom Tenors, in Britain’s Got Talent 2015.

Forever Plaid is directed and staged by Grant Murphy with musical direction by Anthony James Gabriele, lighting design by Ben Rogers and set design by Nik Corrall. It is produced by Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment and Guy James, the producing team behind previous Studio hits Jerry Girl’s, Marry Me a Little and Miss-Leading Ladies. Casting is by Jane Deitch.

Tuesday 5 April – Sunday 24 April 2016 (no performances on Mondays)
Running time: 2 hours
Tickets: £15 – £30 / Box Office 0844 264 2140 / Book online at