New casting has been announced for the West End production of 42nd Street, and it includes Lulu taking over from Sheena Easton in the role of Dorothy Brock. Easton made her West End debut in 42nd Street when it opened in April last year. Scottish pop singer Lulu will now take over the role of Brock, a Broadway actress who is injured in the build-up of a major new musical.
There’s a moment of indescribable exhilaration at the very start of this careful yet constantly surprising revival of 42nd Street which begins, as every production of the musical does, with the curtain rising a mere two foot to display the tapping feet of a stunning 40-strong ensemble. Read more