My Best Friend's Wedding The Musical will head out on a UK and Ireland tour in 2020.
Based on the movie of the same name, the new musical will hold its world premiere at Theatre Royal Plymouth on 16 September 2020.
Rachel Kavanaugh directs the production which has a book by Ronald Bass and Jonathan Harvey and score featuirng the music and lyrics by Burt Bacharach and Hal David.
It tells the story of lifelong friends Julianne Potter and Michael O'Neal. When Michael reveals he's marrying another woman, Julianne realizes her love for Michael and sets a plan to sabotage his wedding.
Alexandra Burke will lead the cast as Julianne with other casting to be confirmed.
Following its opening in Plymouth, the tour will visit Manchester, Bradford, Leicester, Aberdeen, Stoke-on-Trent, Dublin, Wolverhampton, Milton Keynes, Sheffield and Eastbourne.
My Best Friend's Wedding Musical tour dates and tickets
Theatre Royal Plymouth
FRIDAY 19 SEPTEMBER – SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2020
Palace Theatre, Manchester
TUESDAY 29 SEPTEMBER – SATURDAY 3 OCTOBER 2020
MONDAY 5 OCTOBER – SATURDAY 10 OCTOBER 2020
TUESDAY 13 OCTOBER – SATURDAY 17 OCTOBER 2020
His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen
MONDAY 19 OCTOBER – SATURDAY 24 OCTOBER 2020
Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent
MONDAY 26 OCTOBER – SATURDAY 31 OCTOBER 2020
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin
MONDAY 2 NOVEMBER – SATURDAY 7 NOVEMBER 2020
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
TUESDAY 10 NOVEMBER – SATURDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2020
Milton Keynes Theatre
MONDAY 16 NOVEMBER – SATURDAY 21 NOVEMBER 2020
Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield
MONDAY 23 NOVEMBER – SATURDAY 28 NOVEMBER 2020
Congress Theatre, Eastbourne
TUESDAY 1 DECEMBER – SATURDAY 5 DECEMBER 2020