The Rocky Horror Show is hitting the road for a new UK tour in 2019 – here’s all you need to know.
From the 2019 Rocky Horror Show tour cast to all the upcoming dates and venues, this is your guide to the show on the road.
On the way to visit an old college professor, two clean cut kids, Brad Majors and his fiancée Janet Weiss, run into tyre trouble and seek help at the site of a light down the road. It’s coming from the Frankenstein place, where Dr Frank’n’furter and Rocky Horror reside.
With a book, music and lyrics by Richard O’Brien, The Rocky Horror Show made its world premiere in London in the 1970s and has gone on to become one of the world’s most popular and produced musicals.
Rocky Horror tour cast 2019
Joanne Clifton will play Janet Weiss while Ben Adams will appear as Brad Majors up to May 27, when James Darch will take over from Ben Adams the role.
The role of Frank-N-Furter will be shared by Duncan James (Oxford, Southampton, Liverpool, Birmingham, Stoke, Bristol, Blackpool, Dublin, Newcastle, Glasgow, Leeds, Nottingham, Hull, Edinburgh) and Stephen Webb (Brighton, Manchester, Sunderland, Milton Keynes, Wimbledon, Sheffield, Torquay, Woking, Belfast, Bromley, Bath, Eastbourne, York, Wycombe, Dartford, Plymouth, Wolverhampton, Bournemouth).
The role of narrator will also see a number of guest stars.
Dom Joly will play the Theatre Royal Brighton / Sunderland Empire/ Milton Keynes Theatre / New Wimbledon Theatre, London / New Victoria Theatre, Woking/ Mayflower, Southampton/ Bristol Hippodrome.
Beverley Callard will be at the Opera House, Manchester/ Liverpool Empire.
Philip Franks will play the role at Sheffield Lyceum / Princess Theatre, Torquay / Grand Opera House, Belfast / New Theatre, Oxford / Churchill Theatre, Bromley / Theatre Royal, Bath.
Alison Hammond is performing as the narrator at New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham.
And Steve Punt will be on stage at Eastbourne Theatres / Regent Theatre – Stoke-on-Trent/ Grand Opera House – York.
Further cast are Miracle Chance as Columbia; Ross Chisari as Eddie/Dr Scott; Callum Evans as Rocky Horror; Laura Harrison as Magenta/usherette and Kristian Lavercombe as Riff Raff.
Completing the cast are Reece Budin, Shelby Farmer, Katie Monks, Jake Small, Andrew Aherne and Maddie Hope Coelho.
Rocky Horror tour dates and venues
Dates for the Rock of Ages UK tour started in 2018 and currently is scheduled to conclude in Leeds in August, 2019.
April 29th, 2019 - May 4th, 2019
May 6th, 2019 - May 11th, 2019
May 13th, 2019 - May 25th, 2019
May 27th, 2019 - June 1st, 2019
June 3rd, 2019 - June 8th, 2019
June 10th, 2019 - June 15th, 2019
June 17th, 2019 - June 22nd, 2019
June 24th, 2019 - June 29th, 2019
July 1st, 2019 - July 6th, 2019
July 22nd, 2019 - July 27th, 2019
July 29th, 2019 - August 3rd, 2019
August 5th, 2019 - August 10th, 2019
August 12th, 2019 - August 18th, 2019
August 28th, 2019 - September 1st, 2019
September 9th, 2019 - September 14th, 2019
September 16th, 2019 - September 21st, 2019
September 23rd, 2019 - September 28th, 2019
October 14th, 2019 - October 19th, 2019
October 21st, 2019 - October 26th, 2019
October 28th, 2019 - November 2nd, 2019