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First look: Millennials musical at The Other Palace

The Cast of Millennials - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
The Cast of Millennials - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior

Here’s a first look at brand new British musical Millennials.

Currently running in the studio at The Other Palace to 7 August, the song cycle by Elliot Clay is made up of powerful and uplifting numbers which run the gamut of modern pop-music and sends musical theatre hurtling into the 21st Century.

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Those on the cast are Georgina Onuorah, Hannah Lowther, Hiba Elchikhe, Luke Latchman, Luke Bayer and Rob Madge.

Hannah Lowther - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior (2)
Hannah Lowther – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior (2)
Hiba Elchikhe - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
Hiba Elchikhe – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior
Rob Madge - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
Rob Madge – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior

Millennials turns up the microphone on the lives, the losses, and the frustrations of young people in the modern world.

A generation that is so often defined by tabloid headlines, tweets and, of course, avocados, has picked up the mic and transported us inside their extraordinarily ordinary lives.

Luke Latchman - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
Luke Latchman – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior
Hannah Lowther - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
Hannah Lowther – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior
Luke Bayer - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
Luke Bayer – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior
Georgina Onuorah - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior (2)
Georgina Onuorah – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior (2)

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Millennials is produced by The Other Palace. The production is directed by Hannah Benson, orchestrations by Auburn Jam and choreography by Tinovimbanashe Sibanda, with design and lighting design from Andrew Exeter.

Elliot Clay said: “After four years of writing, I couldn’t be more thrilled that Millennials is having its premiere at The Other Palace Studio this summer.

Georgina Onuorah - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
Georgina Onuorah – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior
(L-R) Georgina Onuorah, Hiba Elchikhe and Hannah Lowther - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
(L-R) Georgina Onuorah, Hiba Elchikhe and Hannah Lowther – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior
(L-R) Luke Bayer, Rob Madge and Hannah Lowther - Millennials - The Other Palace - Photo by Mark Senior
(L-R) Luke Bayer, Rob Madge and Hannah Lowther – Millennials – The Other Palace – Photo by Mark Senior

“Some of my favourite musicals growing up were song cycles, so it’s been an exciting challenge putting my own twist on the form and exploring a generation of stories through this collection of pop songs.”


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