The Devil Wears Prada, the beloved tale of high fashion and ambition, is set to make its glamorous debut in London's West End in October 2024. This highly anticipated musical adaptation, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell, promises to bring the iconic characters and fashion-forward drama to life on the stage.
Featuring a captivating score by the legendary Elton John and lyrical prowess from Shaina Taub, known for her work on "Suffs," this production is set to be a showstopper. The story, originally penned by Lauren Weisberger and immortalized in the 2006 film, follows the journey of Andy Sachs, an aspiring fashion journalist, as she navigates the treacherous waters of Runway Magazine under the formidable editor-in-chief, Miranda Priestly.
Previously, The Devil Wears Prada graced the stage at Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre during the summer of 2022, receiving accolades under the direction of Tony Award winner Anna D. Shapiro, with Beth Leavel and Taylor Iman Jones brilliantly portraying Miranda Priestly and Andy Sachs.
While the West End casting remains a mystery, theater enthusiasts can catch an exclusive preview engagement at Theatre Royal Plymouth in July 2024 before the grand unveiling at the Dominion Theatre. This sensational production is made possible through a special arrangement with Buena Vista Theatrical, promising an unforgettable theatrical experience for fashionistas and theatergoers alike. Prepare to be swept away by the glamour and drama of The Devil Wears Prada Musical in London's iconic West End.