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Everybody's Talking About Jamie extends West End run

Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom MacRae’s new musical opened at the Apollo Theatre in November

Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom MacRae's new musical, Everybody's Talking About Jamie has extended its West End run until 6 October 2018.

Directed by Jonathan Butterell, the musical premiered at the Sheffield Crucible in February 2017 before transferring to the West End in November.

With a cast including John McCrea, Lucie Shorthouse and Josie Walker, the show tells the true story of County Durham teenager Jamie who decides he wants to be a drag queen. Gillespie Sells, the lead singer of The Feeling, has written the music for the piece, which won the UK Theatre Award for Best New Musical.

Daisy Bowie-Sell called the production 'exuberant, exhilarating, exciting and enchanting' in her five-star review of the show for WhatsOnStage.

Everybody's Talking About Jamie is now booking at the Apollo Theatre until 6 October 2018.

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