Casting has been announced for Jonathan Larson’s tick, tick… BOOM at the Park Theatre.

Larson’s autobiographical rock musical detailing his journey from impoverished artist to his big break and Broadway blockbuster, RENT the musical, will star Chris Jenkins (The Burnt Part Boys, Park Theatre) as Larson, alongside Gillian Saker (BBC Two’s Ripper Street) as Larson’s girlfriend Susan, and Jordan Shaw (Motown The Musical, Shaftesbury Theatre) playing the part of Michael, Jon’s childhood friend.

Directed by Bronagh Lagan (Promises, Promises-Southwark Playhouse), tick, tick..BOOM! features three actors, ten characters, fourteen songs and a band.

tick, tick… BOOM! will run from 3 May 2017 until 27 May 2017 at the Park Theatre.