Graham Norton will host the 2017 West End Bares charity event – West End Bares: Ruby Strippers.
Graham will be assisted by a string of co-host from leading West End shows including Adam Garcia (The Exorcist, Wicked, Tap Dogs); Summer Strallen (Young Frankenstein, Love Never Dies); Dianne Pilkington (Young Frankenstein, Mamma Mia!); Tom Allen (Live At The Apollo, 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Just A Minute); Celinde Schoenmaker (The Phantom of the Opera and Les Misérables) and Oliver Savile (Wicked, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Mamma Mia!).
The evening will open with Olivier Award winning Rebecca Trehearn (Showboat, City of Angels) performing an exclusive track especially written for the occasion by Mark Anderson (The Book Of Mormon, Legally Blonde) and Luke di Somma (That Bloody Woman [composer]).
This years event is titled Ruby Strippers and will see over 100 of the hottest performers from the West End take to the stage to combine the naughtiness of burlesque with the magic of the London’s best theatre.
The annual charity event by The Make A Difference Trust raises money to fund HIV and AIDS projects that raise awareness, educate and provide care and support in the UK and Sub-Saharan Africa.
West End Bares: Ruby Strippers will play two performances (7.00pm & 9.30pm) on Sunday 29 October 2017 at the Novello Theatre.