Producers Warwick Davis and Kevin Wood have announced the cast for upcoming new musical Eugenius, which runs at The Other Palace from January. With a book, music and lyrics by Ben Adams and Chris Wilkins, Eugenius is about Eugene, a teenager whose dreams provide him with the inspiration for a Hollywood blockbuster. Liam Forde will make his London stage debut in the lead role of Eugene, with Laura Baldwin, who is currently appearing in Big Fish at The Other Palace, playing his love interest Janey.
Eugenius!, the most eagerly anticipated new musical for years, is coming to London in January 2018 with a strictly limited run at The Other Palace.
Through underground word-of-mouth, and a very public concert performance – selling out the London Palladium – Eugenius! is fast becoming a cult phenomenon. The show is a teenage love story set against a backdrop of comic books and superheroes.
The story is about a teenager whose dreams provide him with the inspiration for a Hollywood blockbuster. Eugenius! boasts a totally originally score – Ben Adams’ homage to all the great sounds of the '80s - plus a scintillating script that makes you laugh, cry, and punch the air shouting #GoEugenius!
Eugenius! stars Liam Forde making his London stage debut in the lead role off Eugene, and Laura Baldwin, who appeared in Big Fish at The Other Palace alongside Kelsey Grammer, as his love interest Janey.
This is a show where geeks rule, dreams come true, and everyone finds the superhero inside themselves – you’ve just gotta know where to look.