Mon 6 June - Sat 11 June 2022
Fat Friends - The Musical
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The “weight” is over! A star-studded Fat Friends – The Musical is back. Bigger and better than ever!
Following the massive success of its first outing, Kay Mellor’s Fat Friends returns starring Lee Mead (Holby, Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat), Sherrie Hewson (Coronation Street, Benidorm), Jessica Ellis (Hollyoaks), and direct from his acclaimed West End run in Hairspray, Les Dennis (Legally Blonde, Extras, Coronation Street).
Based on the highly popular ITV series, with great new music from Nick Lloyd Webber, this hugely entertaining musical reunites our favourite foodie friends as they are put through their Zumba paces at their local slimming club, whilst Kelly fantasises about fitting into the wedding dress of her dreams
Serving up the tasty treat of a feel-good night out for every body, Fat Friends – The Musical is full of fun and huge hit!
BSL by Emma Jane Heap | Thu 9 June 2022 | 7.30pm.
Audio Described by Anne Hornsby| Sat 11 June 2022 | 2pm
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Behind the scenes photoshoot
Created and directed by the brilliant award winning Kay Mellor, (In the Club, Girlfriends, Band of Gold), whose latest hit series of The Syndicate has just run on BBC ONE and with original music and songs by Nicholas Lloyd Webber, Fat Friends – The Musical reunites our favourite foodie friends as they are put through their Zumba paces at their local slimming club, whilst Kelly fantasises about fitting into the wedding dress of her dreams.
Lee Mead is a much loved actor of stage and screen. Having won the nations hearts when they voted him their Joseph in BBC One’s ‘Any Dream Will Do’, Lee has gone on to star in the West End in Joseph, Legally Blonde and Wicked before establishing himself as a TV favourite on Casualty and then Holby City in the role of ‘Lofty’.
Lee and further cast to be announced, look forward to entertaining you in a show that serves up a tasty treat full of hope, humour, love and weight loss, delivers a night full of laughter and encourages us all to Love Who You Are! Fat Friends The Musical is a feel-good night out for every body and a HUGE hit!