Rehearsal images have been released of Tim Frith’s new musical The Band.

The highly anticipated show from Calendar Girls scribe uses songs from Take That and tells an original new story about what it’s like to grow up with a boyband.

Five To Five, winners of the BBC Let It Shine talent contest AJ Bentley, Nick Carsberg, Curtis T Johns, Yazdan Qafouri and Sario Solomon play The Band.

The cast also features Rachel Lumberg, Alison Fitzjohn, Emily Joyce, Jayne McKenna, Faye Christall, Katy Clayton, Rachelle Diedericks, Sarah Kate Howarth, Lauren Jacobs, Martin Miller and Andy Williams

The UK tour open 8 September 2017 at Manchester Opera House before touring to Sheffield, Bradford, Southampton, Llandudno, Stoke, Cardiff, Liverpool, Norwich, Canterbury, Hull, Leeds, Newcastle, Bristol, Birmingham, Plymouth, Northampton, Nottingham, Glasgow, and Edinburgh.