The first images of Will Young as the Emcee and Louise Redknapp as Sally Bowles have been released ahead of the UK tour opening at the New Wimbledon Theatre on 21st September 2017.
Rufus Norris’ acclaimed production will see Will Young reprising his Olivier Award-nominated performance as the enigmatic Emcee alongside musician and presenter Louise Redknapp, who makes her stage debut as Sally Bowles, in the new UK tour opening in Autumn.
Since premiering on Broadway in 1966 and the film version with Liza Minnelli and Oscar winner Joel Grey, Cabaret has won a number of stage and screen awards including 8 Oscar’s, 7 BAFTA’s and 13 Tony’s. It includes many memorable songs including Money Makes The World Go Round, Two Ladies, Maybe This Time and of course Cabaret.
Louise Redknapp is best known for being a member of the girl group Eternal and has most recently appeared on television screens as the runner up in the 2016 series of BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing.
Will Young is one of the UK’s most popular music artists and made his West End debut in Cabaret.
The production will feature choreography by the Olivier Award-winning Javier De Frutos. His work includes The Hypochondriac Bird and Affliction of Loneliness. Recently he joined forces with Sadler’s Wells and The Pet Shop Boys to create a brand new dance work based on Hans Christian Andersen’s story, The Most Incredible Thing.
The UK tour will visit: New Wimbledon Theatre, Blackpool Opera House, Malvern Festival Theatre, Cardiff New Theatre, Leeds Grand Theatre, Milton Keynes Theatre, The Lowry in Salford, Edinburgh Playhouse, Churchill Theatre Bromley, Dublin’s Bord Gáis Energy Theatre and Brighton Theatre Royal.