Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at the Apollo Theatre
Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES
Telephone Bookings: +44 20 7492 1566

ABOUT Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is an award-winning hit new musical for today.

Sixteen: the edge of possibility. Time to make your dreams come true.

Jamie is a fearless, funny, coming of age musical with catchy new songs by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling Dan Gillespie Sells and writer Tom MacRae.

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is booking until 29 August 2020 at the Apollo Theatre, London.


Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield.
Jamie doesn’t quite fit in.
Jamie is terrified about the future.
Jamie is going to be a sensation.

Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.


The West End cast features Layton Williams (Jamie New), Phil Nichol (Hugo/Loco Channelle), Preeya Kalidas (Miss Hedge), Sabrina Sandhu (Pritti Pasha), Melissa Jacques (Margaret New), Marlon G. Day (Jamie’s Dad) and Sejal Keshwala (Ray).

Momar Diagne, Zahra Jones, Luke Latchman Ziggy Tyler Taylor, Alex Anstey, Luke Baker, Tilly La Belle Yengo, James Gillan, Alexander Archer, Daniel Jacob, Emily Kenwright, Jordan Laviniere, Harriet Payne and Gillian Ford.


Music by Dan Gillespie Sells with Book and Lyrics by Tom MacRae.

Directed by Jonathan Butterell with design by Anna Fleischle, choreography by Kate Prince, lighting by Lucy Carter, sound by Paul Groothuis and musical direction by Theo Jamieson.


★★★★  A touching, funny and joyous production The Guardian
★★★★ A feel-good bubble of happiness Daily Telegraph
★★★★★ Sparkling coming-of-age musical with a twist The Times