Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is the hit musical for today.
Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in.
Jamie is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation.
Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.
Layton Williams, Rebecca McKinnis, Sejal KeshwalaandSabrina Sandhuare joined by RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 6 winner Bianca Del Rio / Roy Haylockas Loco Chanelle /Hugo and Strictly Come Dancing finalist and Steps star Faye Tozeras Miss Hedge. They lead a twenty-five strong company and a nine-piece band that will ‘sweep you away on a tide of mischief, warmth and exuberance’ (Financial Times).
With ‘songs that have the wow factor’ (The Times) by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling, Dan Gillespie Sells, and ‘hilarious’ book and lyrics ‘with delightful punch’ (Whatsonstage), by writer Tom MacRae, this funny, fabulous, feel-good, musical sensation has been wowing audiences and critics alike.
Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes
Suitable for children aged 12+.
Layton Williams will not perform the role of Jamie New on the following dates:
Saturday 30 November – Saturday 7 December