On 25th February 2023, a remarkable event will begin in London’s West End.
The nation's favourite TV show will become a brand-new Great British Musical.
Five years in development, created in association with the producers of the phenomenally successful TV series and following nightly standing ovations at its world premiere in Cheltenham, The Great British Bake Off Musical will open at the Noël Coward Theatre. WhatsOnStage described the show as “hilarious, deeply touching and an utterly joyous feast of fun” with The Times exclaiming that the musical comedy “serves up a hearty sugar and spice recipe.”
Follow the trials and tribulations of our bakers as they enter the hallowed tent, including a policeman, a carer, a sixth form student, a retired dinner lady, an environmentalist vegan, an Italian fashionista, and more, as they come together to share their journeys of friendship, love, and laughter.
From your neighbours to your colleagues to your grandparents to your children, everyone is welcome in the Bake Off tent.
Expect a scrumptious signature slice of humour, heart, and abundant joy, with sixteen wonderful new memorable songs.
Award-winning West End and Broadway actor John Owen Jones will be returning for his starring role as Phil Hollinghurst, the esteemed blue-eyed, silver-fox judge, along with Scott Paige, Claire Moore, Cat Sandison, Charlotte Wakefield, Damian Humbley, Jay Saighal, Michael Cahill, Louis Gaudencio and Annette Yeo. The cast also includes Aharon Rayner and Gabriella Stylianou who will be making their West End debut.
Joining the principal line-up is four-time Olivier Award-nominee and BAFTA-nominee Haydn Gwynne as Pam Lee, the iconically stylish, sharp-tongued judge, along with former Pop Idol contestant turned West End singing sensation Zoe Birkett as one half of the comedy presenter duo Kim and, rising star Grace Mouat best known for her role in the original SIX will play contestant Izzy. Georgie Westall, Stuart Hickey and Jamil Abbasi, making his West End debut, join as understudies and Aanya Shah, Amelie Rouse and Maisy Mein will share the child role of Lily.
The Great British Bake Off Musical will rise in London for 12 weeks only from 25th February 2023 at the Noël Coward Theatre. This laugh out loud dose of escapism will leave you savouring every bite. On your marks, get set... BOOK!
John Owen Jones, Scott Paige, Claire Moore, Cat Sandison, Charlotte Wakefield, Damian Humbley, Jay Saighal, Michael Cahill, Louis Gaudencio, Annette Yeo, Aharon Rayner, Gabriella Stylianou, Haydn Gwynne, Zoe Birkett, Grace Mouat, Georgie Westall, Stuart Hickey, Jamil Abbasi, Aanya Shah, Amelie Rouse, Maisy Mein
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