PREVIEW: 9 to 5 the Musical, Savoy Theatre

The musical, featuring the music of Dolly Parton will play at the Savoy Theatre from the 28th January until the 31st August 2019.  Directed by Jeff Calhoun, the musical is based on the 1980 film of the same name and is set to star Louise Redknapp (Cabaret), Amber Davies, Natalie McQueen (Kinky Boots) and Brian Conley (Barnum) – with further casting yet… Read More

NEWS: Final Performance Date Announced for Dreamgirls

The London production of the musical is set to have its final performance at the Savoy Theatre on the 12th January 2019.  Having opened at the Savoy Theatre in 2016, the Casey Nicholaw directed and choreographed production will continue to play at the theatre until the beginning of 2019, before embarking on a UK tour –… Read More

NEWS: New production Images Released for Dreamgirls

To celebrate the West End production now running in its second year at the Savoy Theatre and the recent cast change, new production images have been released for Dreamgirls.  Currently booking until the 2nd June 2018, Dreamgirls is celebrating its second year in the West End by releasing new production images of the musical featuring… Read More

NEWS: Dreamgirls Announces Extension and New Cast

To mark its first birthday in the West End, Casey Nicholaw’s production of Dreamgirls has announced a brand new cast as well as an extension.  Sonia Friedman Productions has announced that the critically acclaimed production is now booking at the Savoy Theatre until the 2nd June 2018. It has also been announced that from the 20th… Read More

NEWS: Dreamgirls Original London Cast Recording to Be Released 12th May

It has been confirmed that the double Olivier award winning production will release its London cast recording through Sony Masterworks Broadway on the 12th May.  The brand new live recording will feature the vocals of  Olivier Award-winner Amber Riley (Best Actress in a Musical) as Effie White, Liisi LaFontaine as Deena Jones and Ibinabo Jack… Read More

NEWS: Asmeret Ghebremichael Joins Cast of Dreamgirls

Sonia Friedman Productions have today announced that Asmeret Ghebremichael has joined the cast of the Olivier Award nominated production to play the role of  Lorrell Robinson.  Having begun performances this week, Asmeret Ghebremichael is best known for her performances in The Book of Mormon (West End and Broadway), Legally Blonde, Elf The Musical, Spamalot and Wicked (Broadway).… Read More

NEWS: Original London Cast Recording of Dreamgirls to be Released

Today it was confirmed that the original London Cast recording will be released mid-April through Sony Classical and is available to pre-order from today through Amazon.  The double-disc album was recorded last month at the Savoy Theatre and includes all of the original cast performing songs such as ‘And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going’,… Read More

Review Round Up: Dreamgirls, Savoy Theatre

35 years after its Broadway premiere, Dreamgirls hits the London stage in a new production directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw. But does it sparkle or falter in the eyes of the critics?  The Independent: **** “The show is not quite wide or deep enough dramatically, in my view, to qualify as a great musical… Read More

NEWS: Dreamgirls Extends Run Until October 2017

Following rave reviews from its opening night, Sonia Friedman Productions has confirmed that Dreamgirls is now booking at the Savoy Theatre until 21st October 2017.  With best availability from March 2017, Dreamgirls made its UK premiere on Wednesday evening – 35 years after making its Broadway debut. This eagerly anticipated UK premiere production directed and… Read More

REVIEW: Dreamgirls, Savoy Theatre

A musical that sparkles with sharp dialogue and a fantastic cast as well as a brutal insight into the music industry and its pitfalls.   If you are looking for a show with big tunes and plenty of attitude then this might just be what you are in search of. Dreamgirls is the story of… Read More