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Godspell concert to feature Laura Baldwin, Ramin Karimloo, Rachel John, Luke Bayer and Max Bowden at Cadogan Hall

Stars will appear at the semi-staged concert alongside students from the British Theatre Academy

Laura Baldwin, Ramin Karimloo and Rachel John
Laura Baldwin, Ramin Karimloo and Rachel John
© Left and right: Dan Wooller for WhatsOnStage

The British Theatre Academy is to run a semi-staged concert version of Godspell, featuring a host of West End stars.

Laura Baldwin, Luke Bayer, Max Bowden, Rachel John and Ramin Karimloo will join the students onstage in Stephen Schwartz's musical, which features songs "Day By Day", "Prepare Ye", "Turn Back O Man" and "Beautiful City".

The show has direction from Dean Johnson, with musical direction from James Taylor and choreography from Thea Butler runs at Cadogan Hall from 29 June.

The Academy is also staging an annual summer season at Southwark Playhouse in August, with shows including Once On This Island and Pinocchio.