Dirty Dancing

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Dirty Dancing is a musical by Eleanor Bergstein adapted from the 1987 film which starred Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey. It premiered in Australia in 2004 before opening in the West End in 2006.  The story is set of in the summer of ’63, where a 17-year-old Baby is on vacation with her parents and older sister. Baby becomes engulfed in the world of dance and is captivated by resort dance instructor Johnny Castle.

The musical features hit songs from the movie, including ‘Hungry Eyes’, ‘Hey! Baby’, ‘Do You Love Me?’ and ‘(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life’.

The Cast

Leading and Supporting

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Michael O’Reilly as Johnny Castle

Kiera Malou as Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman

Simone Covele as Penny Johnson

Alex Wheeler as Billy Kostecki

Colin Charles as Tino Suarez

Lynden Edwards as Dr Jake Houseman

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Lord Haley-Fox as Majorie Houseman

Lizzie Ottley as Lisa Houseman

Mark Faith as Mr Schumacher

Jack McKenzie as Max Kellerman

Greg Fossard as Neil Kellerman

Sian Gentle-Green as Elizabeth

Ensemble and Swing

Amelia Armstrong, Tom Bowen, Shaquille Brush, Stan Doughty, Katie Eccles, Millie Hood, Kieran Kuypers, Ben Mabberley, Sophie McAvoy, Alessia McDermott, Carlie Milner, Oliver Ramsdale, Ashley Rumble, Miles Russell, and Austin Wilks

Tour Dates

  • Grimsby Auditorium, 14th May – 18th May
  • Glasgow, Kings Theatre, 20th May – 25th May
  • Portsmouth, Kings Theatre, 29th May – 1st June
  • Cardiff, New Theatre, 4th June – 8th June
  • Northampton Derngate, 10th June – 15th June
  • Dublin, Boid Gais Theatre, 24th June – 29th June
  • Bristol Hippdrome, 1st July – 6th July
  • Bournemouth, Pavilion Theatre, 9th July – 13th July
  • Eastbourne, Congress Theatre, 15th July – 20th July
  • Leeds, Grand Theatre, 5th August – 17th August