A new production of The Cher Show musical is to tour the UK from 2022, it’s been announced
The Cher Show is a jukebox musical that tells the story and career of singer Cher.
Previously running on Broadway between December 2018 and August 2019, the show has a book by Rick Elice with a score comprised of songs that were recorded by Cher.
The UK tour will open in Leicester in April 2022 before continuing to tour throughout the UK into 2023. See full dates and get tickets now here
The brand new production will be directed by Arlene Phillips (Grease, Starlight Express, Saturday Night Fever) with choreography by Oti Mabuse (double Strictly Come Dancing winner), costumes by Gabriella Slade (Spice World Tour, SIX The Musical), lighting design by Ben Cracknell, sound design by Dan Samson and with Gary Hickeson as Music Producer.
Casting for the tour is to be confirmed.
Legend, icon, Queen. She is Cher and this is her show.
Goddess warrior of pop turned Hollywood royalty, the Grammy®, Oscar®, Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning Queen of re-invention has conquered it all. It’s now time to turn back time with this fiercely fabulous kick-ass new musical, from the writer of Jersey Boys, to honour the original Queen of sass – the inimitable Cher.
From a young kid with big dreams, to the dizzying heights of global stardom, The Cher Show tells the incredible story of Cher’s meteoric rise to fame, flying in the face of convention at every turn.
In a dazzling glitter fest of flamboyant glory, sparkling with Cher’s signature wit and style, you’ll be spinning in the aisles to the sounds of her biggest hits, including The Shoop Shoop Song, I Got You Babe, If I Could Turn Back Time, Strong Enough and Believe. A joyous party musical celebrating independence and individuality – be inspired by the greatest influencer of our time!
Cher the love and believe again!
The original Broadway cast featured Stephanie J. Block, Teal Wicks, Micaela Diamond, Jarrod Spector and Emily Skinner. The production picked up three Tony Award nominations winning two for Best Costume Design and Best Actress in a Musical for Block.
An Original Cast Album is available to download, stream and on CD here.