Sleepless The Musical Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre, London, 1 Fulton Rd, Wembley , HA9 8TS
Telephone Bookings: +44 20 7492 1566
ABOUT Sleepless, A Musical Romance
Classic romcom Sleepless In Seattle comes to life on stage in the world premiere of Sleepless, A Musical Romance at London’s Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre.
Based on smash-hit romantic comedy film starring Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan, this new musical stage adaptation will have three special preview performances on Friday 13 December 2019 and Saturday 14 December 2019 starring Kimberley Walsh (Big The Musical, Elf The Musical, Girls Aloud) and Michael D Xavier (Sunset Boulevard), prior to a full run from March 2020.
Sleepless features a book by Michael Burdett, music by Robert Scott and lyrics by Brendan Cull, and will be directed by Morgan Young.
WHAT’S THE STORY?
Sleepless tells the heart-warming tale of Sam, who moves to Seattle with his eight year-old son, Jonah, following the tragic death of his wife.
When Jonah phones a radio show, Sam is forced to talk about his broken heart and sleepless nights live on air, and he suddenly finds himself one of the most sought after single men in America and a great news story for feisty journalist Annie on the opposite side of the country.
WHO’S IN IT? SLEEPLESS THE MUSICAL CAST
The cast is led by Michael D Xavier as Sam and Kimberley Walsh as Annie. The cast will also include Soo Drouet as Becky, Gay Soper as Eleanor, Alex Fobbester as Rob, Dylan Turner as Walter, Vicki Davids as Suzy, Michael Carolan as Gregg, and Jobe Hart as Jonah, with Charlie Bull, Charlotte Gale, Matt Holland, Joanna Rennie, Tyler Smith and Annette Yeo.
Sleepless The Musical has a book by Michael Burdett, music by Robert Scott and lyrics by Brendan Cull.
Directed by Morgan Young with set design by Morgan Large, costume design by Sue Simmerling, lighting by Tim Lutkin, video design by Ian William Galloway, sound design by Avgoustos Psillas and Terry Jardine for Autograph, orchestrations and musical supervision by Larry Blank, and wig and hair design by Richard Mawbey.
Reviews for Sleepless, A Musical Romance coming soon.