It’s official! Bring It On The Musical will play its much-anticipated London season at the Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall from 8 December 2021 to 22 January 2022. Tickets are on sale now at fromtheboxoffice.com
Amber Davies will star as ‘Campbell’ alongside Louis Smith as ‘Cameron’. Watch them both at the cast photoshoot in this behind the scenes video!
Who is Amber Davies in Bring It On The Musical?
Perhaps best known as the winner of ITV’s Love Island in 2017, Amber Davies made her professional stage debut in 2019 as ‘Judy Bernly’ in Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 The Musical at the Savoy Theatre for which she received both critical and audience acclaim. Whilst training at Urdang Academy, her credits included ‘Campbell’ in Bring It On The Musical and ‘Downing’ in My Favourite Year.
Who is Louis Smith in Bring It On The Musical?
Four-time gymnastic Olympic medallist Louis Smith rose to fame in 2008 when he won the first British gymnastic medal in 100 years at the Beijing Olympics. Following his success at the London 2012 Olympic Games, Louis later won that year’s BBC Strictly Come Dancing, before going on to win the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special in 2014. His stage credits include Rip It Up in both the West End and on tour.
What is Bring It On The Musical about?
Bring It On The Musical takes audiences on a high-flying, energy-fuelled journey which tackles friendship, jealousy, betrayal and forgiveness – wrapped up in explosive choreography and tricks.
Cheer-royalty and newly crowned Squad Captain, Campbell, should be embarking on her most cheertastic senior year at Truman High School. When she’s forced to move to the neighbouring hard-knock Jackson High, Campbell fears her life is over. But an unlikely friendship catapults Campbell back into contention with a powerhouse squad and the fire to achieve the impossible.
Who are the creatives?
Inspired by the 2000 film of the same name, Bring It On The Musical features an original score by the multi award winning creator of Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Pulitzer Prize winning Tom Kitt, composer of Next To Normal. The book is written by the Tony Award winning writer of Avenue Q, Jeff Whitty and the lyrics are by both Lin-Manuel Miranda and writer of the stage adaptation of High Fidelity, Amanda Green.
Director Guy Unsworth and choreographer Fabian Aloise are joined by set designer Libby Watson and costume designer Susan Kulkarni. There will be Lighting design from Matt Daw and sound design from Ross Portway. There will also be music supervision from Mark Crossland, musical direction from Sarah Burrell, acrobatic direction from Danny MacDonald and dialect coaching from Aundrea Fudge.
Bring It On The Musical is produced by Selladoor Worldwide, has a libretto by Jeff Whitty, a score by Tom Kitt and Lin-Manuel Miranda lyrics by Amanda Green and Lin-Manuel Miranda. The musical is inspired by the motion picture by Jessica Bendinger. Performed by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe) Limited.
Book tickets for Bring It On The Musical at London’s Southbank Centre.
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