Everybody's Talking about Jamie

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

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.

Everybody's Talking about Jamie at the Apollo Theatre

Image courtesy of Nica Burns


Overview


Genre: Musical
Venue: Apollo Theatre
Started: Monday 6 November 2017
Booking until: Saturday 25 January 2020
Running time:2 hrs 40 mins (inc interval)
Age suitability: Parental discretion advised

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Background


Cast notes:


Layton Williams, Sejal Keshwala and Sabrina Sandhu joined the cast on 28 January 2019.


Faye Tozer will play the role of Miss Hedge from 6 May to 3 August 2019.


Bianca Del Rio will play the role of Hugo/Loco Chanelle from 6 May to 29 June 2019.


Bianca Del Rio will not perform the role of Hugo/Loco Chanelle from 5 - 8 June 2019.


Layton Williams will not perform the role of Jamie New on the following dates: 10 May, 27 May - 1 June, 24 June, 27 July & 26 - 31 August.


Synopsis


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


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.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
31 Shaftesbury Avenue
London W1D 7ES

Box office tel: 0844 482 9671

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Dates


Previews from:Monday 6 November 2017

Press night:Thursday 23 November 2017

Booking until:Saturday 25 January 2020

Closes:No date announced.

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Intervals:1

Matinee:

Wednesday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Intervals:1

Tickets


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Cast


LAYTON WILLIAMS - Jamie New

REBECCA MCKINNIS - Margaret New

SHANE RICHIE - Hugo

HAYLEY TAMADDON - Miss Hedge

SEJAL KESHWALA - Ray

SABRINA SANDHU - Pritti Pasha

ALEX ANSTEY - Laika Virgin

MARLON G. DAY - Jamie's Dad

JAMES GILLAN - Tray Sophisticay

DANIEL JACOB - Sandra Bollock

LUKE BAKER - Dean Paxton

COURTNEY BOWMAN - Fatimah

RYAN HUGHES - Mickey

ZAHRA JONES - Becca

EMILY KENWRIGHT - Vicki

LUKE LATCHMAN - Sayid

JORDAN LAVINIERE - Cy

HARRIET PAYNE - Bex

ZIGGY TYLER TAYLOR - Levi

MARVYN CHARLES - Swing

RACHEL PRICE - Swing

ADAM TAYLOR - Swing

BIANCHA SZYNAL - Swing

MOMAR DIAGNE - Understudy Jamie's Dad / Drag Queens

MELISSA JACQUES - Understudy Margaret / Ray / Miss Hedge


Creatives


Author: Tom MacRae
Composer: Dan Gillespie Sells
Lyricist: Tom MacRae
Director: Jonathan Butterell
Designer: Anna Fleischle
Musical direction: Theo Jamieson
Choreography: Kate Prince
Lighting: Lucy Carter
Sound: Paul Groothuis
Production: Nica Burns presents The Sheffield Theatres Production of Everybody's Talking About Jamie.

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