Full casting has been confirmed for the upcoming production of the new British musical, arriving at The Other Palace from the 22nd January. 

EUGENIUS! Liam Forde and Laura Baldwin. Photo by Nik Dudley.jpg
Liam Forde and Laura Baldwin (c) Nik Dudley. 

Warwick Davis and Kevin Wood have today confirmed the full cast for the full-scale production of Eugenius! the musical arriving at The Other Palace following a concert performance at the London Palladium in 2016.

The production will see Liam Forde making his London theatre debut in the lead role of Eugene. He will be joined by Laura Baldwin who will play Eugene’s love interest Janey.

Meanwhile, the rest of the cast is formed of  Daniel Buckley, Ian Hughes, Scott Paige, Cameron Blakely, Shaun Dalton, Melissa James, Alexander Evans and Alison Arnopp. They will be joined by Brian Gilligan, Jacob Fisher, Alex Tranter, Luke Dowling, Rosie Heath, Chloe Chambers and Frances Dee.

Written by Ben Adams and Chris Wilkins, EUGENIUS! tells  the story of Eugene, a teenage boy whose nightly dreams of a distant world of heroes and villains may just be the ticket to him creating his very own comic book movie in Hollywood.  Joined by his best friends ‘Janey’ and ‘Feris’, our comic writing genius must discover the true meaning of growing up, finding the superhero within, saving the world from both earthbound villains and possibly those from distant galaxies, and along the way, falling in love. 

The new musical is produced by Star Wars and Harry Potter actor Warwick Davis and Chris Wilkins, with Ian Talbot directing.  It features a book, music and lyrics by Ben Adams and Chris Wilkins.

The creative team also features choreography by Aaron Renfree,  sound design by Gareth Owen, lighting by Andrew Ellis, musical supervision by Stuart Morley and musical direction by Darren Lord. Set and costume design will be by Hannah Wolfe and the show’s design features specially commissioned comic book artwork by Marvel artist, Simon Williams (Transformers, Spider Man, Marvel Heroes, The lncredible Hulk).

Eugenius! The musical will play at The Other Palace from the 22nd January until the 3rd March 2018. To book tickets for the production click here or  visit: Ticketmaster.co.ukSee Tickets.comTheatre Tickets Direct.co.uk , Discount Theatre.com , Love Theatre.com  and Theatre People.com

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