The musical, which closed in the West End earlier in the year, will open its UK tour in Bromley on 23 September 2024.
The musical adaptation based on John Sullivan’s classic comedy will be embarking on a UK tour from the 23rd September 2024 it has been confirmed. Following its run in Bromley, the production will then travel to Southend, Bradford, York, Wolverhampton, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Sunderland, Stoke, Brighton, Ipswich, Norwich, Llandudno, Bristol, Newcastle, Northampton, Southampton, Oxford, Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Canterbury, Nottingham, Blackpool, Truro, Cardiff, Plymouth, Leeds, Liverpool, Belfast and Dublin, finishing in June 2025. It has also been confirmed that as part of the tour, the show will return to London, playing at at the Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith next Christmas, beginning its run on 17 December 2024 for three weeks.
Only Fools & Horses the Musical is written by John’s son, Jim Sullivan alongside star Paul Whitehouse who played the role of Grandpa in the show during its London stay. It is directed by Caroline Jay Ranger, with set and costume design by Liz Ascroft, musical supervision and arrangement by Stuart Morley, lighting by Richard G Jones and sound by Rory Madden.
The show closed in the West End in April 2023 after four years at Theatre Royal Haymarket having performed over 1000 performances in the theatre.
Casting has yet to be announced.
For more information about the tour visit: https://onlyfoolsonstage.com/