Cilla The Musical is heading out on a new UK tour for 2020 – here’s all you need to know.
Sheridan Smith will lead the cast as Cilla Black having previously won acclaim for her portrayal of the nation’s favorite singer and TV personality in Jeff Pope’s BAFTA award-winning ITV series.
Cilla The Musical is the spectacular and heart-warming musical adaptation of the critically acclaimed hit ITV television miniseries, Cilla.
It tells the extraordinary story of the ordinary girl from Liverpool whose teenage dreams of stardom lead her to becoming one of Britain’s best-loved entertainers of all time.
The musical score is the ultimate soundtrack to the 60’s including Cilla’s greatest hits Anyone Who Had a Heart, Alfie and Something Tells Me.
Casting for the new UK tour alongside Sheridan is to be confirmed.
Cilla The Musical tour tickets, dates and venues
Liverpool, Empire Theatre
21 September – 17 October
Aylesbury, Waterside Theatre
Edinburgh, Playhouse Theatre
Birmingham, The Alexandra Theatre
Leeds, Grand Theatre
Cilla The Musical has been written by BAFTA award-winning writer Jeff Pope and is directed by Bill Kenwright & Bob Tomson
Design is by Gary McCann, lighting is by Nick Richings, sound is by Dan Samson and musical direction is by Scott Alder.