First listen – the new Drifters Girl Felicia Boswell performs "Nobody But Me"
Boswell steps into the shoes of Faye Treadwell tomorrow evening
Exclusive: Broadway alum Felicia Boswell (Motown the Musical, Memphis) is set to make her West End debut in The Drifters Girl tomorrow evening, assuming the leading role of Faye Treadwell from Beverley Knight.
Recently we sat down with the new "boss" to get an introduction as well as an exclusive performance of "Nobody But Me" from the popular jukebox musical, which you can check out in the video below.
The cast also includes Adam J Bernard, Tarinn Callender, Matt Henry and Tosh Wanogho-Maud, alongside Marcus Ayton, Ashford Campbell, Ethan Davis, Vanessa Ela Young, Michael James Stewart, Alanna Leslie, Curtis Scott, and young actors Aurora Baptiste, Amari Brown, Savanna Musoni, Savannah Skinner-Henry and Shanyia Tsoto.
The musical has a book by Ed Curtis, and is based on an idea by Tina Treadwell. It is co-created by Knight, Bernard, Callender, Henry and Wanogho-Maud.
The Drifters Girl is directed by Jonathan Church, with set design by Anthony Ward, choreography by Karen Bruce, costume design by Fay Fullerton, orchestrations and musical supervision by Chris Egan, lighting design by Ben Cracknell, sound design by Tom Marshall and video design by Andrzej Goulding. Associate director is Tyrone Huntley and associate choreographer is Myles Brown with casting by Stuart Burt and children's casting by Jo Hawes.
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