News: Full Casting Announced For Sister Act The Musical

February 19, 2024
News: Full Casting Announced For Sister Act The Musical

Sister Act The Musical will run at the Dominion Theatre this summer and today they have announced the full cast for the first half of their run. This cast from 15th March to 8th June 2024 with a cast change from the 10th June.

Joining the previously announced Beverly Knight playing Deloris Van Cartier, Ruth Jones as Mother Superior, Lesley Joseph playing Sister Mary Lazarus, Lemar playing Curtis Jackson, Clive Rowe as Eddie Souther, Lizzie Bea playing Sister Mary Robert, Alison Jiear as Sister Mary Patrick and Carl Mullaney as Monsignor O’Hara will be Caroline Bateson, Natalia Brown, Damian Buhagiar, Tricia Deighton, Lori Haley Fox, Lauren Hall, Chloe Hopcroft, Tom Hopcroft, Bradley Judge, Claudia Kariuki, Graham MacDuff, Castell Parker, Emma Ralston, Anne Smith, Michael Ward and Jermaine Woods.

Lesley Joseph will play the role of Mother Superior at certain performances.

From 10 June 2024, the role of Deloris Van Cartier will be played by Number One best-selling artist and musical theatre star Alexandra Burke, with Lesley Joseph as Sister Mary Lazarus and Lizzie Bea as Sister Mary Robert. Further casting to be announced soon.

Based on the iconic movie, this sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, sisterhood and music tells the hilarious story of the disco diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a murder. Under protective custody she is hidden in the one place she won’t be found – a convent! Disguised as a nun and under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. 

Sister Act has direction by Bill Buckhurst, choreography by Alistair David, Set and Costume Design by Morgan Large, Musical Direction by Neil MacDonald, Lighting Design by Tim Mitchell, Sound Design by Tom Marshall and Musical Supervision by Stephen Brooker. Casting is by Stuart Burt.

Sister Act features original music by Tony and 8-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Disney’s Aladdin, Enchanted), lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Bill and Cheri Steinkellner with additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane. Sister Act is produced by Jamie Wilson, Kevin McCollum, Gavin Kalin, Front Row Productions, Evolution Productions, Tulchin Bartner Productions, Robbie Wilson and Curve.

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