Titanic the Musical returns to the stage next month.
The five-time Tony Award winning musical has revealed its latest tour dates and casting.
The summer into winter international tour opens in Woking on the 11th of July 2019 following the first ever UK & Ireland tour of Titanic The Musical in 2018 which proved to be a hit with theatre goers and critics.
After opening at the New Victoria Theatre, Woking, the production led by returning director Thom Southerland will tour across the world until December 15th 2019.
In the final hour of 14th April 1912, the RMS Titanic, on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York, collided with an iceberg and ‘the unsinkable ship’ slowly sink. Its is regarded as one of the most tragic and infamous maritime disasters of the 20th Century. 1517 men, women and children lost their lives.
Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, Maury Yeston and Peter Stone’s stunning musical focuses on their hopes and aspirations. Unaware of the fate that awaits them, the Third Class immigrants dream of a better life in America, the newly-enfranchised Second Class dream of achieving the lifestyles of the rich and famous, and the millionaire Barons of the First Class dream of their mastery lasting forever.
Having received its UK premiere in 2013 at Southwark Playhouse, the production returned to London in 2016 for an 11-week season at the Charing Cross Theatre before embarking on its first ever UK & Ireland tour in April 2018 (during the 106th anniversary week), visiting the cities and communities whose forebears built, manned and sailed on the famous ship.
Titanic The Musical has music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and a book by Peter Stone. The pair have collectively won, including their previous works, an Academy Award, an Emmy Award, an Olivier Award and three Tony Awards for their works. The original Broadway production of won five Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book.
For the full tour dates visit: www.TitanicTheMusical.co.uk
KIERAN BROWN as Murdoch
GREG CASTIGLIONI as Andrews
ALEXANDER EVANS as Boxall
JAMES GANT as Pitman/Etches
SIMON GREEN as Ismay
EMMA HARROLD as Lady Caroline Neville
DEVON-ELISE JOHNSON as Kate Murphy
SHANE MCDAID as Jim Farrel
GEMMA MCMEEL as Kate Mullins
JANET MOONEY as Maid
JOEL PARNIS as Fleet
TIMOTHY QUINLAN as Edgar Beane
PHILIP RHAM as Captain Smith
DUDLEY ROGERS as Isidor Straus
NIALL SHEEHY as Barrett
JUDITH STREET as Ida Straus
New cast for 2019
RONAN BURNS as Bride
WENDY FERGUSON as Alice Beane
LUKE HARLEY as Latimer
RYAN HEENAN as Bellboy/Hartley
BENJAMIN KARRAN as Bell
LUKE MCCALL as Lightoller
ASHLEY STILLBURN as Charles Clarke
LUCIE-MAE SUMNER as Kate McGowan
ELEANOR WALSH as Maid