Everybody's Talking About Jamie at Apollo Theatre tickets
Everybody's Talking About Jamie at Apollo Theatre tickets

Everybody's Talking About Jamie tickets from £23.50

Tickets from £23.50

Overview

After a smash-hit, sold-out season at the Sheffield Crucible, brand new musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie receives an explosive West End at the Apollo Theatre. Created by Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom MacRae, this sensational new musical plays in London to packed-out audiences, so don't miss out!.

Based on a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie follows 16 year old Jamie, who doesn't quite fit in at school. An out of place Sheffield starlet who dreams of fame and fortune on the drag circuit, Jamie enlists the help of his incredibly supportive friends and family to defy expectations and take his first shaky high-heeled steps into the limelight. A heart-warming story about defeating the bullies and staying true to who you are, this glittering musical received wide acclaim from audiences and critics alike.

Layton Williams stars Jamie, taking over the role from John McCrea. Rebecca McKinnis is Margaret New, drag star Bianca Del Rio is Hugo/Loco, Sejal Keshwala is Ray, Sabrina Sandhu is Pritti Pasha and Faye Tozer (formerly of pop band Steps), is Miss Hedge.

New additions include Marlon G Day, Momar Diagne, Zahra Jones, Rachel Price, Biancha Szynal, Rachel Price, Luke Latchman, Adam Taylor and Ziggy Tyler Taylor. Continuing in their current roles are Alex Anstey, Luke Baker, James Gillan, Marvyn Charles, Ryan Hughes, Courtney Bowman, Melissa Jacques, Emily Kenwright, Daniel Jacob, Jordan Laviniere, and Harriet Payne.

With music by The Feeling's Dan Gillespie Sells and lyrics and a book by BAFTA Award-nominated Tom MacRae (Doctor Who), Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is directed by Jonathan Butterell and features design by Anna Fleischle, lighting design by Lucy Carter, sound design by Paul Groothius and choreography by Kate Prince.

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is inspired by the BBC Three documentary Jamie: Drag Queen at 16, and is a powerful story that is guaranteed to resonate with audience members. Transferring to London for a dazzling West End run, the musical opened at the Apollo Theatre in November 2017, and continues to play.

Recommended for

Those who love new musicals will adore this smash-hit new score, which has received acclaim from audiences and critics alike. Anyone who didn't have the chance to see the show in Sheffield should definitely shimmy on down to the Apollo Theatre and get their Everybody's Talking About Jamie tickets.

Age Recommendations: Recommended 14+. No under 10s.

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Dates and times

Running time: 2 hours 35 minutes (including an interval)
Opened: 06 Nov 2017
Press night: 22 Nov 2017
Booking from: 24 May 2019
Booking until: 25 Jan 2020

Next available performances

DateMatineeEvening
Saturday 25 May 20192:30pm7:30pm
Monday 27 May 2019--7:30pm
Tuesday 28 May 2019--7:30pm
Wednesday 29 May 20192:30pm7:30pm
Thursday 30 May 2019--7:30pm
Friday 31 May 2019--7:30pm
Saturday 01 Jun 20192:30pm--

Location and map

Apollo Theatre
Shaftesbury Avenue
London, W1D 7EZ

908 Reviews Add review

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie was on my ‘to-see’ list for a long time. I had heard so many fantastic reviews about the show and it... More

samhaydenharler 171cm, 31 reviews, 1 helpful vote

I really enjoyed the show - the guy playing Jamie was a great actor with some hilarious one-liners. His mum was also really strong... More

andymcgowan 5"11, 14 reviews, 2 helpful votes

My husband and I loved the show. It had everything - hilarious comedy lines, incredible singing voices, lots of dancing (which is particularly... More

teresag4 1 review, 0 helpful votes

First time watching with new cast lead by Layton Williams, having previously seen it with John MCrea. Shane Ritchie played the role... More

elainethom 5’ 8, 34 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Wow! What an absolute blast of a show. It tells the true story of 16 year old Jamie who wants to become a drag queen and wear a dress... More

joc78 5"4, 352 reviews, 5 helpful votes

I absolutely adored this show. Based on a true story, Jamie tells the story of a teenager desperate to unleash his inner diva. It's... More

susannahrosemn 5"3, 145 reviews, 5 helpful votes

What can I say. If Everybody’s talking about Jamie, there’s a reason ;) This brand new musical is based on a documentary about a... More

thomasmathieu 183cm, 25 reviews, 0 helpful votes

I just went to see this show tonight (it's second night!) and I'm in such a great mood! It's so uplifting and genuinely funny. There's... More

bryonyjameson 5"7, 85 reviews, 2 helpful votes

I love this show a lot. Being at the theatre felt like a safe space for me and the theatre is quite small so it’s very intimate and... More

sarahbenford 5”8, 6 reviews, 0 helpful votes