CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
About the Show/Event
Information for Hairspray at Mayflower Theatre, Southampton (Musical). Hairspray tells the story of geeky teen Tracy Turnblad - a big girl with a big heart, big dreams, a big stage mother and even bigger hair - who finds celebrity on TV dance programme. Can Tracy get the guy and still have time to change the world?
Approximate runtime 150minutes (including any interval).
Book by Mark O'Donnell. Book by Thomas Meehan. Music Marc Shaiman. Lyrics Scott Whitman. Lyrics Marc Shaiman. Director Paul Kerryson. Choreographer Drew Mconie. Musical Director Ben Atkinson. Music Ben Atkinson (orchestration). Sound Ben Harrison. Lighting Philip Gladwell. Design Takis.