New cast announced for CALENDAR GIRLS THE MUSICAL as it continues its UK & Ireland Tour
A new cast for the UK & Ireland Tour of CALENDAR GIRLS THE MUSICAL, has been announced.
Starring Sarah Jane Buckley as Annie, Sue Devaney as Cora, Julia Hills as Ruth, Judy Holt as Marie and Lisa Maxwell as Celia, the new cast will make their debut at Cliffs Pavilion, Southend, on 23 April 2019.
Ruth Madoc and Rebecca Storm will continue to play Jessie and Chris respectively. Karen Dunbar will return to play Cora when the production visits Glasgow’s King’s Theatre from 11-22 June.
Also in the cast are Phil Corbitt as John, Ian Mercer as Rod, Sebastian Aberneri as Colin, Alan Stocks as Denis, Pauline Daniels as Lady Cravenshire, Ellie Leah as Miss Wilson, Danny Howker as Danny, Isabel Caswell as Jenny and Tyler Dobbs as Tommo.
CALENDAR GIRLS THE MUSICAL is inspired by the true story of a group of ladies, who decide to appear nude for a Women’s Institute calendar in order to raise funds to buy a settee for their local hospital, in memory of one of their husbands, and have to date raised almost £5million for Bloodwise. This musical comedy shows life in their Yorkshire village, how it happened, the effect on husbands, sons and daughters, and how a group of ordinary ladies achieved something extraordinary.
23 – 27 April Cliffs Pavilion, Southend
30 April – 11 May Wales Millennium Centre
14 – 25 May Grand Opera House, Belfast
28 May – 8 June Birmingham Hippodrome
11 – 22 June Glasgow King’s Theatre
25 June – 6 July Theatre Royal, Nottingham
9 July – 20 July Bristol Hippodrome
23 July – 3 August Theatre Royal Plymouth
6 – 10 August Congress Theatre, Eastbourne
17 – 21 September Bournemouth Pavilion
24 – 28 September Wolverhampton Grand
8 – 12 October Royal & Derngate Northampton
15 – 19 October Blackpool Opera House
22 – 26 October Ipswich Regent Theatre
29 October – 2 November Chester Storyhouse
FOLLOW WEST END WILMA