Jamie Wilson Productions are thrilled to announce Danny Dyer will star as ‘Hollywood Producer’, Dani Dyer as ‘Polly Parker’ and Jo Brand as ‘The Critic’ in the London run of Nativity! The Musical at the Eventim Apollo, from 19 to 31 December.
Danny, Dani and Jo will be joined by Simon Lipkin (theatre credits include ‘Rock of Ages’, ‘Avenue Q’, ‘Guys and Dolls’ in the West End), who returns in the role of ‘Mr Poppy’ after delighting critics and audiences in the show last year. Scott Garnham will play ‘Mr Maddens’ (theatre credits include ‘Made in Dagenham’, ‘Les Misérables’ and ‘I Can’t Sing’ in the West End) and Ashleigh Gray will play ‘Jennifer Lore’ (theatre credits include the role of Elphaba in “Wicked” in the West End and on UK Tour). The rest of the cast includes, Andy Barke, Andy Brady, Jamie Chapman, Jemma Churchill, Oscar Conlon-Morrey, Gary Davis, Kade Ferraiolo, Ashleigh Graham, and Helena Pipe.
Every child in every school has one Christmas wish, to star in a Nativity, and at St Bernadette’s School they’re attempting to mount a musical version! Only trouble is teacher Mr Maddens has promised that a Hollywood producer is coming to see the show to turn it into a film. Join him, his teaching assistant the crazy Mr Poppy, hilarious children and a whole lot of sparkle and shine as they struggle to make everyone’s Christmas wish come true. Featuring all of your favourite sing-a-long hits from the movies including Sparkle and Shine, Nazareth, One Night One Moment, She’s the Brightest Star and a whole host of new songs filled with the spirit of Christmas, Nativity! The Musical is the must see show this festive season!
Nativity! The Musical is touring the UK prior to London. Joining Simon Lipkin, Scott Garnham and Ashleigh Gray will be:
Adam Thomas in the role of ‘Hollywood Producer’ from 31 October – 4 November in Liverpool and from 5 – 8 December in Stoke.
Jane McCarry in the role of ‘Hollywood Producer’ from 7-11 November in Glasgow.
Charlie Brooks in the role of ‘Hollywood Producer’ from 21-25 November in Nottingham.
Jake Wood in the role of ‘Hollywood Producer’ from 11 – 15 December in Oxford.
Jo Brand in the role of ‘The Critic’ in Edinburgh (28 Nov – 2 Dec).
For full casting information visit nativitythemusical.com