VenueAlexandra Theatre
CountyWest Midlands
From14th December 2015
To2nd January 2016
What is currently on at Alexandra Theatre (V140)
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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?
Book by Mark O'Donnell
Book by Thomas Meehan
Music Marc Shaiman
Lyrics Scott Whitman
Lyrics Marc Shaiman

Archive :: production:T2017711874, musical:S01615781668, venue:V140
Current production:Work

Production details

Production Changes

Previous details associated with this item and date of change.
11 Dec 14
E:Curve Theatre, I:Paul Kerryson, V:Ben Atkinson, H:Lee Proud, H:Drew McOnie, P:David Witts (Link Larkin), P:Michelle Andrews (Ensemble), P:Lucy Ashenden (Ensemble), P:John Barr (Wilbur Turnblad), P:Charlie Bull (Ensemble), P:Samara Casteallo (Little Inez), P:Joseph Connor (Ensemble), P:Rebecca Craven (Tracy Turnblad), P:Sophie-Louise Dann (Velma Von Tussle), P:Matt Gillet (Ensemble), P:Tyrone Huntley (Seaweed), P:Matt Jones (Ensemble), P:Cleopatra Joseph (Dynamite), P:Claudia Kariuki (Motormouth Maybelle), P:Jasmine Kerr (Dynamite), P:Sorelle Marsh (Female Authority Figure), P:Ryan Ridgen (Male Authority Figure), P:Zizi Strallen (Penny Pingleton), P:Vicki Lee Taylor (Amber Von Tussle), P:Callum Train (Corny Collins), P:Sharon Wattis (Dynamite), P:Damian Williams (Edna Turnblad)


Director Paul Kerryson
Choreographer Drew McOnie
Musical Director Ben Atkinson
Sound Ben Harrison
Lighting Philip Gladwell
Design Paul Moore
Costume Takis
Performer Tony Maudsley (Edna Turnblad)
Performer Claire Sweeney (Velma)
Performer Peter Duncan (Wilbur Turnblad)
Performer Brenda Edwards (Maybelle)
Performer Freya Sutton (Tracy Turnblad)
Performer Jon Tsouras (Corny Collins)
Performer Dex Lee (Seaweed)
Performer Lauren Stroud (Amber)
Performer Monique Young (Penny)
Performer Karis Jack
Performer Layton Williams (Duane)

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