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?Performers Michael Ball (Edna Turnblad - some dates), Michael Starke (Edna Turnbald - some dates), Micky Dolenz (Wilbur Turnblad - some dates), Nigel Planer (Wilbur Turnblad - some dates), Les Dennis (Wilbur Turnblad - some dates), Laurie Scarth (Tracy Turnblad), Liam Doyle (Link Larkin), Gillian Kirkpatrick (Velma Von Tussle), Wayne Robinson (Seaweed), Danny Bayne (Corny Collins), Emma Dukes (Penny Pingleton), Clare Halse (Amber Von Tussle), Sandra Marvin (Motormouth Maybelle), Yvonne O'Grady (Female Authority Figure), Seliza Sebastian (Inez), Carl Sanderson (Male Authority Figure), Shakira Akabusi (Dynamite)), Kane Andrews (Fender), Richard Dale (Sketch), Harry Francis (IQ), Darron Gifty (Gilbert), Natalie Kelly (Dynamite)), Gemma Knight-Jones (Lorraine), Mia Lincoln (Tammy), Emily Luke-Taylor (Shelly), Abiona Omanua (Dynamite)), Yohemy Prosper (Thad), Charles Ruhrmund (Brad), Spin (Duan), Lauren Stroud (Brenda), Helen Ternent (Lou-Ann), Nyroy Dixon (Swing), Debbie Jenkins (Dance Captain/Swing), Jennifer Saayeng (Swing), Laura Thorogood (Swing), Matt Thorpe (Swing), Dina Tree (Walking Tracy Cover), Mark Hilton.
Book by Mark O'Donnell. Book by Thomas Meehan. Music Marc Shaiman. Lyrics Scott Whitman. Lyrics Marc Shaiman. Producer Stage Entertainment. Producer Michael Ball (associate producer). Director Jack O'Brien. Choreographer Jerry Mitchell. Design David Rockwell. Costume William Ivey Long. Lighting Kenneth Posner. Sound Steve C. Kennedy. Music Harold Wheeler (orchestration). Music Marc Shaiman (music arrangement). Musical Director Lon Hoyt.