Last Updated on 9 June 2022 by Showcall Editorial Team
Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 the musical tour
Based on the hit movie of the same name which starred Dolly Parton, 9 to 5 the musical tour is now concluded.
WHAT IS 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL ABOUT?
9 to 5 the Musical tells the story of three workmates pushed to boiling point by their sexist and egotistical boss. Concocting a plan to kidnap and turn the tables on their despicable supervisor, will the ladies manage to reform their office – or will events unravel when the CEO pays an unexpected visit?
9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL CAST
Claire Sweeney is to play Violet, with Vivian Panka making her professional UK stage debut as ‘Judy Bernly’, Stephanie Chandos (9 to 5 The Musical – previously covering the role of ‘Doralee’, Hairspray and We Will Rock You,) as ‘Doralee Rhodes’, Sean Needham (Kinky Boots, Mamma Mia!, Wicked and Buddy) as ‘Franklin Hart Jr.’ – a role he played on many occasions in both the West End and on tour, Julia J. Nagle (American in Paris, Aspects of Love, Dirty Dancing) as ‘Roz Keith’ and Russell Dickson (Evita) as ‘Joe’.
The cast is completed by returning ensemble cast members Alexander Bartles, Sierra Brewerton, Demmileigh Foster, Ross Lee Fowkes, Jon Reynolds, Kirsty Anne Shaw, Ricardo Spriggs, Grace Walker, Emily Woodford, and Richard Taylor Woods. They are joined by Rebekah Bryant, Emily Bull, Sonny Grieveson, Callum Henderson, Joshua Lear, Sarah-Marie Maxwell and Clayton Rosa.
WHO IS ON THE 9 TO 5 MUSICAL TOUR CREATIVE TEAM?
The stage musical is written by Patricia Resnick, with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton. It is directed by Jeff Calhoun, choreography by Lisa Stevens, design by Tom Rogers, lighting design by Howard Hudson, musical supervision, arrangements and orchestrations by Mark Crossland, musical direction by Andrew Hilton and casting by Victoria Roe.
DOLLY PARTON’S 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL TOUR
11 – 15 January 2022
SOUTHEND – Cliffs Pavilion
18 – 22 January 2022
OXFORD – New Theatre
25 – 29 January 2022
GLASGOW – King’s Theatre
1 – 5 February 2022
WOKING – New Victoria Theatre
8 – 12 February 2022
SHEFFIELD – Lyceum
22 – 26 February 2022
STOKE – Regent Theatre
1 – 5 March 2022
MANCHESTER – Palace Theatre