Jamie Parker back to West End in Guys and Dolls

THEATRE NEWS (source Whatsonstage)

Chichester Guys and Dolls comes to West End as part of UK tour

 Brilliant news! I’ve recently had the pleasure to see him again in Old Vic’s High Society and loved this production last year, can’t wait to see it again! The  production will run at the Savoy Theatre

Jamie Parker in the Chichester production
Jamie Parker in the Chichester production

Chichester Festival Theatre’s acclaimed production of Guys and Dolls will transfer to the West End later this year as part of a UK tour, opening at the Savoy Theatre afterGypsy closes in November.

Gordon Greenberg’s production, which will see Sophie Thompson and Jamie Parkerreprise their roles, will play a limited 13-week run at the Savoy from 10 December 2015.

The tour will open in Manchester on 10 November, and will also visit Birmingham, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Milton Keynes and Bristol. Further casting is to be announced.

The show is choreographed by Carlos Acosta and Andrew Wright and musical direction is from Gareth Valentine. Design is by Peter McKintosh, with lighting and sound by Tim Mitchell and Paul Groothuis.

The transfer will mark the second Chichester production at the Savoy in a row; Imelda Staunton stars in Gypsy there until 28 November.

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4 thoughts on “Jamie Parker back to West End in Guys and Dolls

  1. To me, a lover of musicals, there is scarcely a more perfect show. Every single song in this is a winner. I have both the original cast album with Robert Alda and the movie soundtrack. I’ve seen it onstage too but you can never see it too many times 🙂

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