The production will be embarking on a new UK tour from the 12th November.
The principle casting for the upcoming new UK tour of Made at Curve’s production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas has been announced. The production will star Jay McGuiness as Bob Wallace, Lorna Luft as Martha Watson, Michael Starke as General Waverly and Dan Burton, Jessica Daley and Monique Young returning in their roles as Phil Davis, Betty Haynes and Judy Haynes respectively.
White Christmas is set to open at the Truro Hall for Cornwall (12th – 19th November) before visiting the Nottingham Theatre Royal (22nd – 26th November), Sunderland Empire (28th November – 3rd December) and Liverpool Empire (6th – 31st December).
Join veterans Bob Wallace (Jay McGuiness) and Phil Davis (Dan Burton) as – fuelled by love – the all-singing, all-dancing duo follow the stunning Haynes Sisters, Betty & Judy (Jessica Daley and Monique Young), to a Vermont lodge overseen by housekeeper Martha Watson (Lorna Luft) for a special Christmas show. Their journey takes a misstep and their rhythm is thrown off when they discover the lodge happens to be owned by Bob and Phil’s old Army General (Michael Starke), who is in desperate need of their help.
Featuring music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, the musical includes the songs “Blue Skies”, “Sisters”, “I Love A Piano”, “Count Your Blessings (Instead of Sheep)” and the most famous festive song of all: “White Christmas”.
This production is based on the original production by Curve Artistic Director Nikolai Foster (Annie, Breakfast at Tiffany’s). It is directed by Ian Talbot OBE (High Society, Anything Goes) and choreographed by two-time Olivier Award-winning choreographer Stephen Mear CBE (Mary Poppins, Gypsy). Set Design is by Michael Taylor and Costume Design is by Diego Pitarch. Musical Supervision is by Stephen Brooker, Lighting Design by Mark Henderson and Sound Design by Tom Marshall. Orchestrations are by Larry Blank with New Musical arrangements by Jason Carr.
To find out more and to book tickets visit: https://www.whitechristmasthemusical.co.uk/