Today is Tue, 18 February 2020
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Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is the award-winning hit musical that everybody is talking about.
Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn't quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. Heis going to be a sensation.
Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.
Noah Thomas, Melissa Jacques, Sejal KeshwalaandHiba Elchikheare joined byPreeya KalidasasMiss Hedge with RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 6 winner Bianca Del Rio / Roy Haylockreturning as LocoChanelle /Hugo fora limited season.
They lead a twenty-five strong company and a nine-piece band that will ‘sweep you away on a tide of mischief, warmth and exuberance’ (Financial Times).
With ‘songs that have the wow factor’ (The Times) by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling, DanGillespie Sells, and ‘hilarious’ book and lyrics ‘with delightful punch’ (Whatsonstage), by writer TomMacRae, this funny, feel-good, musical sensation is now in its third fabulous year at the ApolloTheatre.
Plot Of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
The musical is about sixteen years old Jamie who lives in Sheffield and his bravery and dedication towards his passion. With the help of his supporting and accommodating mother and sincere friends, Jamie gets the strength to fight back bullies and courage to embrace his true self to fulfil his dreams and aspirations. Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is inspired by the 2011 television documentary Jamie: Drag Queen at 16 which was directed by Jenny Popplewell.
Music Of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
The music of this terrific musical is by brilliant Dan Gillespie Sells and fantastic lyrics and book by Tom MacRae. The show has stupendous musical numbers including "The Wall in My Head", "It Means Beautiful", "If I Met Myself Again", "Ugly in This Ugly World", "Work of Art”, “And You Don't Even Know It" and "Everybody's Talking About Jamie" off course.
The journey of Jamie Campbell stepping into spotlight from utter darkness is undoubtedly mind blowing and inspiring many, young and old.
‘THIS FIZZING MUSICAL IS A BLAST OF FRESH AIR’ -THE TIMES
'A JOYOUS PUNCH IN THE AIR ABOUT FOLLOWING YOUR DREAMS AND BEING YOURSELF' -TIME OUT
'SWEEPS YOU AWAY ON A TIDE OF MISCHIEF, WARMTH AND EXUBERANCE' -FINANCIAL TIMES
'IRRESISTIBLE: A JOYOUS, LIFE-AFFIRMING BILLY ELLIOT' -THE INDEPENDANT / I
'A TRUE BIG-HEARTED CROWD-PLEASER'-EVENING STANDARD
'A CHUFFING MARVELLOUS BRITISH MUSICAL' -SUNDAY TIMES
'IT ISN’T JUST JAMIE EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT, IT’S THIS SHOW' -METRO
'A FIZZING, FEELING INSTANT HIT' -OBSERVER
'PEOPLE WILL BE TALKING ABOUT JAMIE FOR A LONG TIME TO COME' -SUNDAY EXPRESS
'A PALPABLE HIT' -DAILY EXPRESS
‘OUTRIGHT HILARIOUS’ ‘THIS SHOULD RUN AND RUN.’ -LONDON THEATRE
'ONE OF THE BIGGEST AND BEST SHOWS OF THE YEAR' -ATTITUDE
'A DYNAMIC, DELICIOUSLY ENTERTAINING NIGHT OUT, A GLORIOUS TRIBUTE TO WHAT MAKES US HUMAN AND A HEART-WARMING APPEAL FOR ACCEPTANCE. LET’S ALL KEEP TALKING ABOUT JAMIE FOR AS LONG AS POSSIBLE.' -WHATSONSTAGE
Great energy; great story; very funny; great singing and dancing - and quite emotional.
Mr David Garrard
Sun, 16 February 2020
Fab-u-lous! Absolutely incredible from start to finish
Tue, 11 February 2020
The show was absolutely brilliant! We all enjoyed it immensely, it was both amusing and emotional and the young cast were amazing, I would not hesitate to recommend it!
Sun, 9 February 2020
This is the second time Iâ€™ve seen this show and it still made me feel fabulous on this occasion too. The songs are brilliant and the story is inspiring. The acting and singing...
Mr Mark Wootten
Thu, 6 February 2020
Access description: 8cm step into the foyer through swing double doors. Box Office counter on the left. 22 steps down from foyer to Stalls, 12 up to the Dress Circle, with 2 steps between rows in the auditorium. 35 steps up to the Upper Circle and 75 to the Balcony. Handrails on both sides of the staircases. Stairlift to stalls access through double doors to the left of the upper circle entrance on Shaftesbury Avenue. Stairlift or 12 steps down to the stalls. Theatre open 30min before the start of the performance.
Sound Amplification: Sennheiser infra-red system with limited number of head sets available. Avoid front 3 rows of Stalls. Deposit required.
Guide Dogs: Guide dogs allowed into the auditorium and staff are also available to dog sit. Dogs will be looked after in Stalls bar or in manager’s office. Maximum 2 dogs at a time.
Disabled Access: On arrival please report to the Main Entrance. A member of staff will then accompany you to the wheelchair access entrance on Shaftesbury Avenue where there is a platform lift to the Stalls level of the Auditorium. 2 spaces for wheelchair users in seats F1 and G1 in the Stalls. Wheelchair transferees can be accommodated in Stalls. Recommended seats are E1, H1 and J1 but other seats are available. Wheelchairs are stored near auditorium right Stalls level. Venue not suitable for scooters. Auditorium is carpeted with steep raking.
Toilets: Adapted toilet to the rear of the Stalls level.