Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at the Apollo Theatre
Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES
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Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at London’s Apollo Theatre.
Sixteen: the edge of possibility. Time to make your dreams come true.
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is a fearless, funny, coming of age musical with catchy new songs by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling Dan Gillespie Sells and writer Tom MacRae.
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie will run from 6 November 2017 until 21 April 2018 at the Apollo Theatre.
Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield.
Jamie doesn’t quite fit in.
Jamie is terrified about the future.
Jamie is going to be a sensation.
Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.
The cast features John McCrea, Josie Walker, Mina Anwar, Tamsin Carroll and Daniel Anthony, Luke Baker, Courtney Bowman, James Gillian, Harriet Payne, Shiv Rabheru, Lucie Shorthouse and Kirstie Skivington. Further casting to be announced.
Music by Dan Gillespie Sells with Book and Lyrics by Tom MacRae.
Directed by Jonathan Butterell with design by Anna Fleischle, choreography by Kate Prince, lighting by Lucy Carter, sound by Paul Groothuis and musical direction by Theo Jamieson.
★★★★ ‘a touching, funny and joyous production’ The Guardian
★★★★ ‘a feel-good bubble of happiness’ Telegraph
★★★★★ ‘Sparkling coming-of-age musical with a twist’ The Times