The musical is set to close its current London run at The Other Palace next month.

(c)Pamela Raith

It has been announced that Heathers the Musical will bid farewell to The Other Palace as it will complete its London run on the 3rd September 2023.

The musical, which features a book, music and lyrics by Kevin Murphy and Laurence O’Keefe will continues its UK tour into the autumn and will finish at the New Wimbledon Theatre on the 28th October 2023.

Westerberg High’s Veronica Sawyer is just another nobody dreaming of a better day. But when she joins the beautiful and impossibly cruel Heathers, her dreams of popularity may finally come true. Mysterious teen rebel JD teaches her that it might kill to be a nobody, but it is murder being a somebody…

The musical began its UK journey at The Other Palace in 2018, before transferring to the Theatre Royal Haymarket for a limited season later that year, going on to win the WhatsOnStage award for Best New Musical 2019. The production then returned to the Haymarket and played a hugely successful summer season 2021 and then returning to its original home at The Other Palace.

The cast for the London production includes Miracle Chance (Be More Chill), as Veronica Sawyer and George Renshaw (South Pacific) as Jason ‘JD’ Dean, alongside Olivia Barnett-Legh, making her professional debut as Heather Chandler, Kia-Paris Walcott (But I’m A Cheerleader) as Heather Duke, and Katharine Pearson (Back To The Future) as Heather. McNamara. Meanwhile, the company is completed by: Katie Ramshaw (Roger + Hammerstein’s Cinderella) as Martha Dunnstock, Seb Harwood (Eugenius!) as Kurt Kelly, Cristian Zaccarini (Grease) as Ram Sweeney, Rachel Breeze (La Boheme) as Ms Fleming, Alexander McMorran (Come From Away) as Ram’s Dad/Big Bud Dean/Coach, Alexander Service (Little Women) as Kurt’s Dad/Veronica’s Dad/Principal Gowan, Elliot David Parkes (Heathers) as Beleaguered Geek, Carly Burns (Blood Brothers) as Midwestern Surfer Punk, Georgia Anderson (Hairspray) as New Wave Party Girl, Sophie Hutchinson (The Addams Family) as Drama Club Drama Queen, Georgia Iudica-Davies (The Book of Mormon) as Young Republicanette, Bibi Jay (Betty Blue Eyes) as Stoner Chick, Kaine Ruddach (Mamma Mia!) as Preppy Stud, and Lewis Asquith (Heathers) as Hipster Dork.

Heathers the Musical is based on the film which starred  Winona Ryder and Christian Slater. The production is directed by Andy Fickman, with choreography by Thriller Live’s Gary Lloyd, designs by David Shields, lighting by Ben Cracknell, sound by Dan Samson, the assistant choreographer is Christopher Parkinson.

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