The production, directed by Matthew White will be touring the UK and Ireland from the 20th April 2017.
Joining the previously announced Samantha Womack, Les Dennis and Carrie Hope Fletcher, the UK premiere production of the musical will also star Cameron Blakely as Gomez Addams,Oliver Ormson will appear as Lucas Beineke, Valda Aviks in the role of Grandma Addams, Charlotte Page will play Alice Beineke, Dale Rapley will play the role of Mal Beineke, Grant McIntyre will be playing the role of Pugsley Addams and Dickon Gough will play Lurch.
Produced by Aria Entertainment and Music & Lyrics Limited, in association with the Festival Theatre Edinburgh, The Addams Family sees Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and has a shocking secret that only Gomez knows; she’s fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he’s never done before — keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s “normal” boyfriend and his parents.
As well as being directed by Matthew White, the production will feature choreography by Alistair David, production design by Diego Pitarch, musical supervision by Richard Beadle, lighting design by Ben Cracknell and musical direction by Andrew Hilton. Book is by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, and music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, based on the characters created by Charles Addams.
The tour will visit: Wimbledon, Woking, Milton Keynes, Belfast and Bristol among other venues.