The 5 and 8 PM concerts will feature composer Scott Alan as well as a host of West End actors. Previously announced to perform are Stephen Ashfield (Taboo, Jersey Boys), John Barr (Les Miserables, Bat Boy), David Bedella (Jerry Springer The Opera, Rocky Horror Show), Annalene Beechey (Wicked, Marguerite), Glenn Carter (Jersey Boys, Jesus Christ Superstar – West End and Broadway), Anna Francolini (Company; Caroline, or Change), Ashleigh Gray (Grease, Wicked), Alison Jiear (Jerry Springer The Opera, On the Town), Ramin Karimloo (Phantom of the Opera, upcoming Phantom: Love Never Dies), Rebecca Lock (Avenue Q, Phantom), Patina Miller (Sister Act, Romantic Poetry – Broadway), Caroline Sheen (Mamma Mia!, Mary Poppins) and Oliver Tompsett (Mamma Mia!, Wicked).
Scott Alan wrote the book, music and lyrics for the musical Detour, which was seen in Los Angeles. His current theatre projects include Piece, which was featured at the 2003 Palo Alto TheatreWorks festival, the 2005 NAMT festival and the 2007 Festival of New Musicals at Village Theatre; and the song cycle The Warmth of the Womb. He also produces the monthly Monday Nights, New Voices concert at the Duplex. Alan's music is available on his website, scottalan.net, and at iTunes.
Simon Greiff (for SimG Productions) produces in association with Scott Alan.
Tickets are priced £25; VIP tickets, priced £50, includes front row seat at the 8 PM performance and a meet and greet with Alan and a selection of the guest artists after the performance.
Money raised from the VIP tickets will go towards the medical care of Lindsay Thomas, the Broadway performer from Hairspray who has recently been diagnosed with stage-four lung cancer. To book tickets, call the box office at 44 844 847 2475 or visit www.leicestersquaretheatre.com.