Frozen The Musical has extended its run in London’s West End.
Based on the hit 2013 Disney movie, the stage show features a book by the film’s screenwriter Jennifer Lee and new songs from Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez alongside those from the original animation.
Having first opened in August 2021 at Theatre Royal Drury Lane, the show has announced it has extended booking until October 2022 due to public demand. Tickets for the new dates go on sale on Friday.
The current cast features Samantha Barks (Elsa), Stephanie McKeon (Anna), Obioma Ugoala (Kristoff), Craig Gallivan (Olaf), Oliver Ormson (Hans), Richard Frame (Weselton), and alternating the role of Sven, Mikayla Jade and Ashley Birchall; with Jeremy Batt, Cameron Burt, Lauren Chia, Laura Emmitt, Emily-Mae (Bulda), Hannah Fairclough, Danielle Fiamanya, Chris Fung, Matt Gillett, Joe Griffiths-Brown, Emily Lane, Justin-Lee Jones, Jason Leigh Winter, Jacob Maynard, Leisha Mollyneaux, Chris Fung (King Agnarr), Sarah O’Connor, Jemma Revell, Joshua St. Clair (Pabbie), Jacqui Sanchez (Queen Iduna), Jak Skelly (Oaken/Bishop), Jake Small, Kerry Spark, Isabel Snaas, Monica Swayne, and Anna Woodside.
Frozen The Musical is directed by Michael Grandage with choreography by Rob Ashford, scenic and costume design by Christopher Oram, lighting design by Neil Austin, sound design by Peter Hylenski, video design by Finn Ross, puppet design by Michael Curry, hair design by David Brian Brown, make up design by Anne Ford-Coates, special effects design by Chernick, music supervision and arrangements by Stephen Oremus and orchestrations by Dave Metzger.
The show tells the story of sisters Elsa and Anna as Elsa struggles to control her magical ice powers as she’s crowned Queen following the death of the pair’s parents.