Everybody's Talking About Jamie will reopen in London's West End in December, it's been announced.
After performances were paused in March due to the lockdown, a reopening date has now been confirmed for December 12. Tickets are on sale online here.
The new reopening date comes after a new lockdown was imposed on the UK until December 2.
The show is set to return to the Apollo Theatre following the latest Covid-secure health and safety guidelines.
As first reported by Baz Bamigboye, the show has been updated by the creative team to reflect the ongoing pandemic with some of the characters wearing masks.
The cast will include Noah Thomas in the title role, joined by Melissa Jacques (Margaret New), Phil Nichol (Hugo / Loco Chanelle), Sejal Keshwala (Ray), Hiba Elchikhe (Pritti Pasha) and Gillian Ford (Miss Hedge).
Everybody's Talking About Jamie tells the story of 16-year-old Jamie New, who is ixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation.
Inspired by a true story, the musical has proven a huge hit with audiences ever since opening in 2017.
The musical features music by Dan Gillespie Sells and lyrics & book by Tom MacRae.
A film adaption is due for release in 2021, with newcomer Max Harwood cast as Jamie New.
PICTURE CREDIT: Stage Chat