BWW TV: Inside The HEATHERS THE MUSICAL Gala Night
After a successful European premiere at The Other Palace, Heathers - The Musical has transferred to Theatre Royal Haymarket in the West End. Watch the video below to see creatives and celebrity guests at the Gala Night!
This hilarious adaptation of the classic 1980s movie features brand-new songs and stars Carrie Hope Fletcher as Veronica. Joining her are Jodie Steele (Chandler), Sophie Isaacs (McNamara) and T'Shan Williams (Duke) as The Heathers, with Jamie Muscato playing the mysterious teen rebel Jason Dean (JD), Chris Chung (Kurt Kelly), Dominic Anderson (Ram Sweeney), Jenny O'Leary (Martha Dunnstock) and Rebecca Lock (Mrs Flemming).
With book, music and lyrics by Kevin Murphy and Laurence O'Keefe, Heathers is based on the 1988 Winona Ryder and Christian Slater-starring cult hit film. It's produced by Bill Kenwright and Paul Taylor-Mills, with direction from Andy Fickman and choreography by Gary Lloyd.
Guests at the Gala Night on 14 September included Lin-Manuel Miranda, Arlene Phillips, Michael Lehmann, director of the Heathers movie, and Lisanne Falk, who played Heather McNamara in the film.
Watch the video below by Jamie Body for BroadwayWorld!