Cast Announced – I’m Getting My Act Together And Taking It On The RoadThe Road
Jermyn Street Theatre, 16b Jermyn Street, London SW1Y 6ST
Wednesday 6th – Saturday 23rd July 2016
Press Night: Saturday 9th July, 7.30pm
West End stars Landi Oshinowo (Shrek, Barnum, Sister Act) and Nicolas Colicos (Shrek, Barnum,Sister Act) lead the cast of the first UK revival of I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it On
the Road at Jermyn Street Theatre.
They will be joined by Rosanna Hyland (Urinetown, Sister Act, Shrek), Kristen Gaetz (42 Street on Broadway, White Christmas US Tour, Crazy for You US Tour), David Gibbons (LSMT), Alice Offley (Teddy, The Secret Rapture), Rich Craig (The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Waterloo) and previously announced Musical Director, Nick Barstow.
This first UK revival of this ground-breaking, long running, off-Broadway and West End musical –
I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it On the Road – marks the show’s triumphant return to
London 35 years after it was first seen at the Apollo Theatre.
This new production promises to lead audiences on a moving and emotionally charged musical
journey about love, friendships and new beginnings.
I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it On the Road tells the story of singer songwriter Heather Jones who is finally breaking out of her celebrity mould, reaching for a new life as a new
woman – no longer ‘daughter’, ‘wife’ and ‘celebrity product’.
Described as a ‘controversial sensation’, I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it On the Road marked a watershed moment in the history of musical theatre when it first premiered, challenging gender roles through the
exploration of friendships, relationships and the pursuit of personal goals.
I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it On the Road
Performance Dates Wednesday 6th – Saturday 23rd July 2016
Book and Lyrics Gretchen Cryer
Music Nancy Ford
Director Matthew Gould
Musical Director Nick Barstow
Designer Matthew Gould and Edward Iliffe
Lighting Designer Mitchell Reeve
Producers SDWC Productions and Edward Iliffe