A new trailer for the UK & Ireland production of The Addams Family, A Musical Comedy has been released.
The show stars former BBC TV series Strictly Come Dancing professional dancer Joanne Clifton (Thoroughly Modern Milly, The Rocky Horror Show) as Morticia Addams, Cameron Blakely as Gomez Addams, Scott Paige as Uncle Fester, Kingsley Morton as Wednesday Addams and Grant McIntyre as Pugsley Addams.
The cast also features Valda Aviks as Grandma, Sean Kingsley as Mal Beineke, Kara Lane as Alice Beineke, Ahmed Hamad as Lucas Beineke and Dickon Gough and Ryan Bennett sharing the role of Lurch. Completing the company are Abigail Brodie, Sophie Hutchinson, Jessica Keable, Castell Parker, Matthew Ives, Sean Lopeman, Sario Solomon and Ying Ue Li.
The tour opened at Theatre Royal Nottingham on 5 November 2021 and continues through 2022 playing venues in Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Bradford, Newcastle, Wimbledon, Dartford, Bromley, Liverpool, Hull, Stoke, Dublin, Cornwall, Manchester, Eastbourne, Oxford and Oxford. Further tour dates in 2022 to be announced.
The Addams Family, A Musical Comedy, is directed by Matthew White, with choreography by Alistair David, production design by Diego Pitarch, orchestrations by Richard Beadle, musical direction by Bob Broad, lighting design by Ben Cracknell, sound design by Richard Brooker and casting by Jane Deitch. Book is by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, and music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, based on the characters created by Charles Addams.
The Addams Family 2021 UK Tour is produced by Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment and Music & Lyrics Limited, and is presented through special arrangement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide. Tickets on sale at venues.