LOUISE will star as Sally Bowles alongside her Strictly Come Dancing co-star Singer Will Young this autumn in Cabaret the UK tour, opening at the New Wimbledon Theatre on Thursday 21 September 2017 and playing theatres in Blackpool, Malvern, Cardiff, Leeds, Milton Keynes, Salford, Edinburgh, Bromley, Dublin and Brighton.
Internationally renowned singer/songwriter, Will Young, reprises his Olivier Award-nominated performance as the enigmatic Emcee alongside Louise, who makes her stage debut as Sally Bowles in Rufus Norris’ multi-award winning production of CABARET.
Ever since winning the inaugural series of Pop Idol in 2001, WILL YOUNG has been one of the UK’s most popular and successful music artists. He holds the record for the fastest selling debut single in British chart history, and has enjoyed a phenomenal career in music with four No1 albums, as well as acting alongside Dame Judi Dench in the film Mrs Henderson Presents. Will made his West End debut in Cabaret and will be reprising his award-winning performance.
LOUISE REDKNAPP rose to fame as a member of the girl group Eternal. She left the band to carve out a highly successful solo career achieving an impressive twelve Top 20 singles, including the hits Naked and Stuck in the Middle and selling over 5 million records in the UK alone. Since then she has rarely left our television screens and most recently wowed the nation with her dancing skills finishing ‘runner up’ in the 2016 series of BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing.
CABARET features show-stopping choreography, dazzling costumes and some of the most iconic songs in musical theatre including ‘Money Makes The World Go Round’, ‘Two Ladies’ ‘Maybe This Time’ and of course ‘Cabaret’. The production turns Weimar Berlin of 1931 into a sassy, sizzling haven of decadence, and at its dark heart is the legendary and notorious Emcee, who performs nightly at the infamous Kit Kat Klub.
Since its Broadway premiere in 1966 and the famous movie version with Liza Minnelli and Oscar winner Joel Grey, CABARET has won a staggering number of stage and screen awards including 8 Oscar’s, 7 BAFTA’s and 13 Tony’s. Norris’ production has enjoyed two smash hit West End runs and has picked up 2 Olivier Awards.
BILL KENWRIGHT PRESENTS
Book by JOE MASTEROFF Music by JOHN KANDER Lyrics by FREDD EBB
Based on the play by JOHN VAN DRUTEN and Stories by CHRISTOPHER ISHERWOOD
CABARET – TOUR DATES 2017
|21 September – 30 September||Wimbledon, New Theatre||Book online
|3 October – 7 October||Blackpool Opera House||Book online
|10 October – 14 October||Malvern Festival Theatre||Book online|
|17 October– 21 October||Cardiff New Theatre||Book online
|24 October – 28 October||Leeds Grand||Book online
|31 October – 4 November||Milton Keynes||Book online
|7 November – 11 November||Salford Lowry||Book online
|14 November – 18 November||Edinburgh Playhouse||Book online
|21 November– 25 November||Bromley Churchill||Book online
|5 December – 9 December||Brighton||Book online|