Cast announced for the UK Tour of DREAMGIRLS the Musical

The UK Tour of Dreamgirls the Musical will kick off this December in Liverpool. See tour dates below.

Dreamgirls will star Nicole Raquel Dennis as Effie White with Sharlene Hector performing the iconic role at certain performances, Natalie Kassanga as Deena Jones, Paige Peddie as Lorrell Robinson, Dom Hartley-Harris as Curtis Taylor Jr., Brandon Lee Sears as Jimmy Early, Shem Omari James as C.C. White, Jo Servi as Marty and Brianna Ogunbawo as Michelle Morris.

The full company will include Shonah Buwu, Harvey Ebbage, Olivia Foster-Browne, Kellianna Jay, Ryan Kayode, Holly Liburd, Ross Meagrow, Samuel Nicholas, Nicole Nyarambi, Ilana Richardson and Josh Singleton.

Featuring the classic songs ‘And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going’, ‘Listen’ and ‘One Night Only’, this sensational, multi-award winning production of Dreamgirls had its critically acclaimed West End Premiere in December 2016 at London’s Savoy Theatre, 35 years on from opening on Broadway.

Meet The Dreams – Effie, Lorrell and Deena – three talented young singers in the turbulent 1960s, a revolutionary time in American music history. Join the three friends as they embark upon a musical rollercoaster ride through a world of fame, fortune and the ruthless realities of show business, testing their friendships to the very limit.

Tuesday 14 December 2021 – Saturday 1 January 2022
Liverpool Empire

Wednesday 5 January – Saturday 22 January 2022
Bristol Hippodrome

Tuesday 25 January – Saturday 5 February 2022
Milton Keynes Theatre

Wednesday 23 February – Saturday 5 March 2022
Sunderland Empire

Tuesday 8 March – Saturday 19 March 2022
Sheffield Lyceum Theatre

Tuesday 5 April – Saturday 16 April 2022
Edinburgh Playhouse

Tuesday 19 April – Saturday 30 April 2022
Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Monday 9 May – Saturday 14 May 2022
New Wimbledon Theatre

Tuesday 17 May – Saturday 28 May 2022
Theatre Royal Nottingham

Tuesday 31 May – Saturday 11 June 2022
Theatre Royal Norwich

Tuesday 21 June – Saturday 9 July 2022
Leeds Grand Theatre

Tuesday 12 July – Saturday 23 July 2022
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Tuesday 26 July – Saturday 6 August 2022
Theatre Royal Plymouth

Tuesday 9 August – Saturday 20 August 2022
Venue Cymru, Llandudno

Tuesday 30 August – Saturday 10 September 2022
His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen

Tuesday 13 September – Saturday 24 September 2022
Palace Theatre, Manchester

Tuesday 27 September – Saturday 1 October 2022
New Theatre, Oxford

Monday 10 October – Saturday 22 October 2022
King’s Theatre, Glasgow

Tuesday 25 October – Saturday 5 November 2022
Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Monday 14 November – Saturday 19 November 2022
Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Tuesday 22 November – Saturday 3 December 2022
Royal & Derngate, Northampton

Tuesday 6 December – Saturday 31 December 2022
The Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

The tour will continue and further venues and dates for 2023 will be announced in due course.