‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ to return to the West End in 2024

The five-time Olivier-nominated musical about a teenage boy stepping into the spotlight will return to London, with previous cast members reprising their roles.

Sophie Thomas
Sophie Thomas

Are you ready to see this work of art? As part of a nationwide tour, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie will return to the West End, with performances at the Peacock Theatre from 8 February to 23 Mar. 2024.

Based on a BBC documentary, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie follows Jamie New, a 16-year-old boy who dreams of wearing a prom dress to his high school prom. The musical ran for four years at the Apollo Theatre, earning five Olivier nominations including Best Musical.

In a five-star review on London Theatre, our critic hailed the musical "the refreshing breath of fresh, inclusive air the West End needs right now." Find out more about Everybody’s Talking About Jamie in London.

Ivano Turco will play Jamie New, joined by John Partridge as Hugo/Loco Channelle, Talia Palamathanan as Pritti, and returning cast members Rebecca McKinnis as Margaret New, and Shobna Gulati as Ray.

Tom MacRae writes the book, with a score by Dan Gillespie Sells, choreography by Kate Prince, direction by Matt Ryan, design by Anna Fleischle, lighting design by Lucy Carter, and sound design by Paul Groothuis.

When is Everybody's Talking About Jamie in London?

Everybody's Talking About Jamie is in London in 2024. The musical will play for seven weeks at the Peacock Theatre, running from 9 February to 13 Mar. 2024.

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is at the Peacock Theatre.

Photo credit: Rebecca McKinnis in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie (Photo courtesy of production)

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