The full cast of the upcoming new tour of Grease the musical has been confirmed.
The new tour will open at the Leicester Curve in July before travelling across the country
The production will be directed by Nikolai Foster and choreographed by Arlene Phillips.
One of the world’s best known musicals, Grease tells the story of the students of Rydell High School with iconic songs like Summer Nights, Greased Lightnin’ and We Go Together.
Grease 2021 tour cast
Peter Andre is to star in the cast in the role of Teen Angel and Vince Fontaine at select performances. He’s scheduled to perform at certain performances in Leicester, Plymouth, Canterbury, Nottingham, Milton Keynes, Woking, Dartford, Bristol, Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham, Southampton, Liverpool and Cardiff. Customers are advised to check their venue websites for specific dates.
Dan Partridge will star as Danny and Georgia Louise as Sandy, with Paul French as Kenickie and Tendai Rinomhota as Rizzo.
Joining them are Alex Christian as Doody, Josh Barnett as Roger, Inez Budd as Marty, Maeve Byrne as Jan, Marianna Neofitou as Frenchy, Corinna Powlesland as Miss Lynch and Cristian Zaccarini as Sonny.
Completing the cast are Alishia-Marie Blake, Thea Bunting, Kevin O’Dwyer, Laura-Jane Fenney, Jacob Fisher, Elliot Gooch, Dom Hutcheson, Haroun al Jeddal, Kalisha Johnson, Hannah-Faith Marram, Matt Trevorrow and Jacob Young.
Following its opening in Leicester, the tour will continue to visit Plymouth, Canterbury, Nottingham, Milton Keynes, Stoke, Woking, Dartford, Bristol, Edinburgh, Manchester, Belfast, Birmingham, Southampton, Liverpool and Cardiff.
The full creative team includes Designer Colin Richmond, Musical Supervisor and Arranger Sarah Travis, Lighting Designer Ben Cracknell, Sound Designer Tom Marshall, Projection Design Douglas O’Connell, Associate Choreographer Richard Roe, Musical Director Dan Glover with casting by Kay Magson CDG and David Grindrod Associates.