Big Fish The Musical at The Other Palace Theatres starring Kelsey Grammer.
‘This Winter Experience Life In Full Bloom’
Tony, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Kelsey Grammer (Cheers, Frasier, La Cage Aux Folles, Finding Neverland) and Matt Seadon-Young star in the West End premiere of hit show Big Fish The Musical.
Based on the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed film directed by Tim Burton, Big Fish is an extraordinary musical with heart and humour.
Blending fairy-tale, romance and adventure, Big Fish The Musical, is a love story that takes you on an exhilarating and heart-warming journey.
Big Fish The Musical runs from 1 November 2017 until December 31 2017 at The Other Palace Theatre.
Traveling salesman, Edward Bloom, lives life to its fullest… and then some!
Edward’s incredible, larger-than-life stories thrill everyone around him – most of all, his devoted wife Sandra.
But when their son Will confronts him about what is make believe, they both discover that the truth is more wonderful than fiction.
The cast features Kelsey Grammer (Cheers, Fraiser, Finding Neverland), Matt Seadon-Young (Les Misérables, Beautiful, Pride), Frances McNamee (Little Shop of Horrors), Forbes Masson (Travesties, Dr.Faustus), Jamie Muscato (Lazarus, Bend it Like Beckham), Laura Baldwin (Shrek, Alice in Wonderland), Landi Oshinowo (Shrek, Sister Act), Dean Nolan (Fiddler on the Roof) , and George Ure (Sweeney Todd, Wicked).
Music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and a book by John August. Directed by Nigel Harman.
Venue InformationThe Other Palace Theatre, 12 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5JA
Nearest Tube or Train: Victoria (Victoria line, District line, Circle line)
Nearest Buses: 16, 38, 52, 73, 82, 42, 148
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Final casting has been announced for Big Fish The Musical at The Other Palace Theatre.
Clare Burt will play Sandra Bloom in John August and Andrew Lippa’s musical which stars Kelsey Grammer.
Burt is best known for her UK Theatre Award winning performance of ‘Mrs Harris’ in Flowers for Mrs Harris at Sheffield Crucible last year. Her extensive theatre credits include London Road, Sunday in the Park with George and Coram Boy for the Natioal Theatre; Into The Woods, Company and Nine at Donmar Warehouse; and the Young Vic’s acclaimed production of A Street Car Named Desire.
American film and tv star Kelsey Grammer (Fraiser,Cheers, X-Men franchise) will make his London theatre debut playing ‘Edward Bloom’.
Grammer’s theatre credits include La Cage Aux Folles and Finding Neverland on Broadway. It was previously rumoured Grammer would reprise his roles of ‘Hook’ and ‘Charles Frohman’ in the West End transfer of Finding Neverland however the transfer has reportedly been put on ice.
The full cast of Big Fish includes Matt Seadon-Young, Frances McNamee, Forbes Masson, Jamie Muscato and Laura Baldwin, alongside Landi Oshinowo, Dean Nolan, George Ure, Sophie Linder-Lee, Gemma McMeel, Tanisha Spring and Jonathan Stewart.
Directed by Nigel Harman, Big Fish is adaptated from the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and John August’s film screenplay.
Blending fairy-tale, romance and adventure, its a father and son story that celebrates the true meaning of life.
Big Fish The Musical runs from 1 November 2017 until 31 December 2017 at The Other Palace Theatre.