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12 June 2019, 17:35
Grease is still the word over 40 years after it was first unleashed to the world.
A new UK tour of the hit musical is coming, and here's all the info you need from the cast, full dates and how to get tickets.
Depending on the dates and venues, the musical's Teen Angel will be played by either Peter Andre, singer Samantha Mumba or former Strictly Come Dancing winner Ore Oduba.
Nikolai Foster has directed the new production of Grease, with former Strictly judge Arlene Phillips choreographing the show.
Dan Partridge plays Danny, Martha Kirby is Sandy, while Louis Gaunt appears Kenickie opposite Rhianne-Louise McCaulsky as Rizzo.
The tour will be staged at:
June 19 to July 20: Leeds, Grand Theatre
July 23 to July 27: Southend, Cliffs Pavilion
July 30 to August 3: Sunderland, Empire
August 13 to August 24: Birmingham, Hippodrome
August 27 to August 31: Glasgow, King's Theatre
September 3 to September 14: Leicester, Curve
September 17 to September 28: Dublin, Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
October 1 to October 5: Oxford, New Theatre
October 8 to October 12: Bromley, Churchill Theatre
October 15 to October 19: Cardiff, Millennium Centre
The different Teen Angel dates are:
- June 24 and June 25, June 29 to July 16 (Leeds)
- August 19, 20, 23, 24 (Birmingham)
- August 27 to 31 (Glasgow)
- June 19 to 22, 26 to 28 and July 17 to 20 (Leeds)
- July 24 to 26 (Southend)
- July 30 to August 3 (Sunderland)
- August 13 to 17 and 21 to 22 (Birmingham)
- September 10 to 14 (Leicester)
- September 24 to 28 (Dublin)
- October 2 to 5 (Oxford)
- October 8 to 12 (Bromley)
- September 17 to 23 (Dublin)
Tickets for the tour can either be purchased via each venue's box office, or at https://greasethemusicalontour.com/tour-tickets/.