Last Updated on 12 June 2022 by Showcall Editorial Team
In 2022, Peter James fans will get a treat when the Looking Good Dead tour will see Detective Roy Grace returns to the stage at a theatre near you. Looking Good Dead tour has now concluded..
The thrilling Roy Grace series from multi-million No.1 best-selling author Peter James returns with the world premiere stage production of Looking Good Dead. Tickets for the Looking Good Dead tour are now on sale.
WHAT IS LOOKING GOOD DEAD ABOUT?
No good deed goes unpunished…hours after picking up a USB memory stick, left behind by another passenger on a train seat, Tom Bryce, (Adam Woodyatt) inadvertently becomes a witness to a vicious murder. Reporting the crime to the police has disastrous consequences, placing him and his family in grave danger. When Detective Superintendent Roy Grace becomes involved, he has his own demons to contend with, while he tries to crack the case in time to save the Bryce family’s lives. Looking Good Dead will also star Coronation Street’s Gaynor Faye.
LOOKING GOOD DEAD TOUR – CREATIVE TEAM
Adapted by award-winning writer Shaun McKenna, Looking Good Dead follows the huge stage success of The Perfect Murder and Dead Simple and will keep you on the edge of your seat until the chilling final moments! The Looking Good Dead tour is directed by Ian Talbot OBE.
Looking Good Dead is adapted from the novel of the same name by award-winning author Peter James.
WATCH THE LOOKING GOOD DEAD UK TOUR TRAILER
WHO IS STARRING IN THE LOOKING GOOD DEAD TOUR?
Adam Woodyatt is playing Tom Bryce. Adam is the longest-serving cast member in EastEnders having appeared continuously as Ian Beale since the show began in 1985. For his portrayal of the role he was honoured in 2013 with the Lifetime Achievement Award and in 2015 after EastEnders 30th Anniversary Live episode, Best Actor at the British Soap Awards. Looking Good Dead marks Adam’s return to the stage in a play for the first time since 1982 as a 13-year-old at the National Theatre in Tom Stoppard’s On The Razzle, In addition to EastEnders Adam has also appeared on many TV programmes including Robot Wars, Dream House, A Question of Sport, presented the National Lottery draw live and last year was a contestant on Celebrity Masterchef. He has also previously appeared in the pantomimes Peter Pan, Snow White, Aladdin, Mother Goose and Cinderella.
Laurie Brett is probably best known for her portrayal of Jane Beale in “EastEnders”, a role she played for ten years. Her other TV credits include DC Gemma Darlington in Channel 4’s “Deadwater Fell” and Christine Mulgrew in the BBC’s “Waterloo Road”. No stranger to the stage her many theatre credits include “Les Miserables” in the West End, “Smokey Joe’s Café”, Magenta in “The Rocky Horror Show” opposite Jason Donovan and most recently in the acclaimed stage adaptation of Kay Mellor’s “Band of Gold”, which was also produced by Josh Andrews.
The cast of the Looking Good Dead Tour is completed by Harry Long as Roy Grace, Ian Houghton as Jonas, Leon Stewart as Branson, Gemma Stroyan as Bella, Luke Ward-Wilkinson as Max Bryce, Mylo McDonald as Mick and Natalie Boakye as Janie.
LOOKING GOOD DEAD TOUR 2022 SCHEDULE
25 – 29 January 2022
Theatre Royal GLASGOW
31 January – 5 February 2022
Arts Theatre CAMBRIDGE
7 – 12 February 2022
Theatre Severn SHREWSBURY
14 – 19 February 2022
21 – 26 February 2022
Alexandra Theatre BIRMINGHAM
28 February – 5 March 2022
Orchard Theatre DARTFORD
7 – 12 March 2022
Belgrade Theatre COVENTRY
14 – 19 March 2022
Palace Theatre SOUTHEND
21 – 26 March 2022
Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall NOTTINGHAM
29 March – 2 April 2022
Grand Opera House YORK
4 – 9 April 2022
Connaught Theatre WORTHING
18 – 23 April 2022
Churchill Theatre BROMLEY
25 – 30 April 2022
Everyman Theatre CHELTENHAM