Last Updated on 25th February 2016
Producers of the UK and Ireland tour of Dirty Dancing have announced eight new venues as part of the current tour.
Dirty Dancing is based on the 1987 film of the same name written by Elanor Bergstein which starred Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey. Dirty Dancing is the story of a teenage girl’s relationship with a dance instructor who works at a summer holiday vacation camp.
The first tour of Dirty Dancing was a phenomenal success taking in an unprecedented £42,000,000 at theatres across the UK.
The current cast includes; Gareth Bailey as Johnny Castle, Roseanna Frascona as Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman, Claire Rogers as Penny Johnson, James Coombes as Dr. Jake Houseman, Julia J. Nagle as Marjorie Houseman, Jessie-Lou Yates as Lisa Houseman, Colin Charles as Tito Suarez, Alexander Wolfe as Neil Kellerman, Michael Remick as Max Kellerman, Wayne Smith as Billy Kostecki and Mark Faith as Mr Schumacher and also features James Bennett, Sarah Cortez, Lizzi Franklin, Francis Haugen, Antony Hewitt, Verity Jones, Lewis Kirk, Robin Lake, Garry Lee, Carly Miles, Carlie Milner, Simone Mistry-Palmer, Marlon Moore, Brandon Lee Sears and Natalie Winsor.
DIRTY DANCING 2015 UK TOUR
7 April – 25 April 2015
Thursday 30 April – Saturday 23 May 2015
Theatre Royal, Nottingham
Tuesday 26 May – Saturday 13 June 2015
Theatre Royal Plymouth
Tuesday 16 June – Saturday 4 July 2015
Alhambra Theatre, Bradford
Tuesday 7 – Saturday 25 July 2015
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
Tuesday 4 – Saturday 22 August 2015
Theatre Royal Norwich
Tuesday 25 August – Saturday 5 September 2015
His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen
Tuesday 8 September – Saturday 3 October 2015
Venue Cymru, Llandudno
Tuesday 6 – Saturday 17 October 2015