Strictly Ballroom the Musical

Venue To Be Announced.

Strictly Ballroom The Musical might be coming to London’s West End

Drew McOnie will direct and choreograph the UK premiere of Strictly Ballroom The Musical at the West Yorkshire Playhouse prior to a likely West End run.

Experience the feel-good story that inspired the world to dance, Strictly Ballroom The Musical is a dazzling new stage musical based on the Baz Luhrmann classic 1992 film.


Strictly Ballroom The Musical is the inspiring story of a championship ballroom dancer who defies all the rules to follow his heart. Featuring break-into-song numbers from the classic 1992 film including Love is in the Air, Perhaps Perhaps Perhaps and Time After Time, as well as wonderful new songs from internationally acclaimed artists and composers such as Sia, David Foster and Eddie Perfect.


Sam Lipps and Gemma Sutton lead the cast alongside Tamsin Carroll, Stephen Matthews, Julius D’Silva, Richard Grieve, Eve Polycarpou, Charlotte Gooch, Lauren Stroud, Jade Albertsen, Liam Marcellino, Gary Watson, Michelle Bishop, Richard Dempsey, and Zak Nemorin.

The cast is completed by Courtney-Mae Briggs, Javier Cid, Selina Hamilton, Luke Jackson, Rebecca Lisewiki, Lindsay McAllister, Freya Rowley, Javier Santo, Alexzandra Sarmiento and Dale White.


Directed and choreographed by Drew McOnie (Jesus Christ Superstar, In The Heights, Bugsy Malone). The production is based on the original Australian musical created by Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin. Terry Johnson joins the creative team to adapt the original book.


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