WestEndTheatre.com is now on sale with special Priority Booking for the West End return of Sister Act, coming to the Dominion Theatre from 15 March to 31 August 2024.
Priority access to Sister Act tickets are now available here.
The role of Deloris Van Cartier will be played by multi-award-winning music star and Olivier Award winner Beverley Knight, reprising her performance following a sensational run in London during the summer of 2022, from 15 March to 8 June 2024.
Then, taking over the role of Deloris will be Number One best-selling artist and musical theatre star Alexandra Burke, who returns to the role having previously played Deloris in the 2016 tour, from 10 June to 31 August 2024.
Beverley Knight MBE was most recently seen on stage in her Olivier Award winning performance as ‘Emmeline Pankhurst’ in Sylvia at The Old Vic, and in 2022 received an Olivier nomination for her starring role as ‘Faye Treadwell’ in The Drifter’s Girl at The Garrick Theatre.
Beverley can also be seen as a judge on ITV’s talent show Starstruck, now in its second series. She is a three-time MOBO Award winner and Mercury Music Prize nominee who has sold over a million albums in the UK, including the platinum selling Voice: The Best of Beverley Knight. Her other West End credits include Olivier Award nominated performance as ‘Felicia Farrell’ in Memphis The Musical, ‘Rachel Marron’ in The Bodyguard and ‘Grizabella’ in Cats at The London Palladium. In 2021 she was also seen in Amazon’s live action movie Cinderella and in the Channel 4 pilot Big Age.
Alexandra Burke was most recently seen on stage as ‘The Narrator’ in Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the London Palladium. Other theatre credits include ‘Rachel Marron’ in the hit musical The Bodyguard in both the West End and on tour. Her Number One debut single Hallelujah” sold over one million copies in the UK in 2008, a first for a British female soloist, while her Number One and million-selling debut album Overcome” earned three BRIT Award nominations.
A firm favourite across both stage and screen, Alexandra reached the final of Strictly Come Dancing in 2017. She was crowned ‘Star Baker’ on “The Great Celebrity Bake Off” and won “SAS: Who Dares Wins”. Her movie debut in the BFI/BBC film Pretty Red Dress, playing the role of Candice May, will be released in June following critical acclaim at London Film Festival. Further theatre credits include Svetlana in Chess at the London Coliseum and Roxie in Chicago at the West End’s Phoenix Theatre.
Based on the iconic movie, Sister Act is the sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, sisterhood and music, and tells the hilarious story of the disco diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a murder. Under protective custody she is hidden in the one place she won’t be found – a convent! Disguised as a nun and under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own.
Sister Act has direction by Bill Buckhurst, choreography by Alistair David, Set and Costume Design by Morgan Large, Musical Direction by Neil MacDonald, Lighting Design by Tim Mitchell, Sound Design by Tom Marshall and Musical Supervision by Stephen Brooker. Casting is by Stuart Burt.
Sister Act features original music by Tony and 8-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Disney’s Aladdin, Enchanted), lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Bill and Cheri Steinkellner with additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane. SISTER ACT is produced by Jamie Wilson, Gavin Kalin, Kevin McCollum and Curve.
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