Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is the hit musical for today.
Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation.
Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.
Layton Williams,Rebecca McKinnis, Sejal Keshwala and Sabrina Sandhu are joined by RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 6 winner Bianca Del Rio / Roy Haylock as Loco Chanelle /Hugo and Strictly Come Dancing finalist and Steps star Faye Tozer as Miss Hedge. They lead a twenty-five strong company and a nine-piece band that will ‘sweep you away on a tide of mischief, warmth and exuberance’ (Financial Times).
With ‘songs that have the wow factor’ (The Times) by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling, Dan Gillespie Sells, and ‘hilarious’ book and lyrics ‘with delightful punch’ (Whatsonstage), by writer Tom MacRae, this funny, fabulous, feel-good, musical sensation has been wowing audiences and critics alike.
Faye Tozer will play the role of Miss Hedge from 6 May to 3 August 2019.
Bianca Del Rio will play the role of Hugo/Loco Chanelle from 6 May to 29 June 2019.
Layton Williams will not perform the role of Jamie New on the following dates: 24 June, 27 July & 26 – 31 August.