Casting has been announced for the West End premier of Murder Ballad
Ellis is best known for starring in Wicked with Hamilton-Barritt most recently in the hit new show In The Heights at the King’s Cross Theatre.
Set to pop-rock tunes, the show by Julia Jordan and Juliana Nash, was highly praised when it ran in New York four years ago.
Casting for the male lead is still to be announced.
Murder Ballad will run from 29 September 2016 until 3 December 2016 at the Arts Theatre.