Hairspray The Musical
London Coliseum, St. Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4ES
Telephone Bookings: +44 20 7492 1566
ABOUT Hairspray The Musical
Look who’s back! Don’t miss Michael Ball reprising his Olivier Award-winning role as Edna Turnblad in Hairspray the Musical. The huge-hearted, smash-hit musical arrives at the magnificent London Coliseum from next April for a strictly limited 12-week season.
From the original award-winning creative team of director Jack O’Brien and choreographer Jerry Mitchell, and featuring the infectiously feel-good songs Good Morning Baltimore, You Can’t Stop the Beat and Big, Blonde and Beautiful this inspirational, fun-loving and fabulously uplifting musical sensation is back and bigger than ever.
It’s the show that gives maximum lift…but for 12 weeks only. Don’t miss out – book now!
Hairspray is booking from 23 April 2020 until 30 August 2020 at the London Coliseum.
WHAT’S THE STORY?
Baltimore, 1962. Tracy Turnblad is a big girl with big hair and big dreams. Can she make it on the local TV dance show, win the heart of teen heartthrob Link Larkin and bring everyone together – whatever their colour, size or hairdo? Well if you want a change, you’ve really got to shake things up!
WHO’S IN IT? HAIRSPRAY CAST
The cast is led by Lizzie Bea as Tracy Turnblad, Michael Ball as Edna Turblad, Marisha Wallace as Motormouth, Rita Simons as Velma Von Tussle, Jonny Amies as Link Larkin and Paul Merton as Wilbur Turnblad.
The full company includes Georgia Anderson, Kimani Arthur, Dermot Canavan, Lori Haley Fox, Mari McGinlay, Ashley Samuels, Michael Vinsen and Imogen Bailey, Pearce Barron, Jordan Benjamin, Nicholas Collier, Joel Cooper, Luke George, Christopher Gopaul, Winny Herbert, Chris Howell, Lily Laight, Hannah Grace Lawson, Madeleine Lawton, Holly Liburd, Will Luckett, Mireia Mambo, Kody Mortimer, Robyn Rose, Tinovimbanashe Sibanda, Kibong Tanji, Amy West and Natalie Woods.
Based on John Waters’s 1988 film of the same name, Hairspray has music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Shaiman and a book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan. This production is directed by Jack O’Brien with choreography by Jerry Mitchell.