The casting for the new tour of Band of Gold has been announced.
The cast will include Shayne Ward (Rock of Ages), Laurie Brett (EastEnders), Gaynor Faye (Emmerdale), Kieron Richardson (Hollyoaks) and Sacha Parkinson (Mr Selfridge).
The show is based on the hit '90s TV series with the same title, which tells the story of a mother who turns to prostitution to pay the bills and support her children after she throws her abusive husband out of the house.
The tour is set to open in early 2020. However, the premiere will open in Leeds in November 2019.
Appearing in the show will be Laurie Brett (EastEnders), Gaynor Faye (Emmerdale), Kieron Richardson (Hollyoaks), Shayne Ward (Rock of Ages) and Sacha Parkinson (Mr Selfridge).
Full tour dates:
Thu, 28th November 2019 to Sat, 14th December 2019
Grand Theatre and Opera House, Leeds
Tue, 14th January 2020 to Sat, 18th January 2020
Theatre Royal, Nottingham
Tue, 21st January 2020 to Sat, 25th January 2020
The Lowry, Salford
Mon, 27th January 2020 to Sat, 1st February 2020
Darlington Hippodrome (formerly Civic Theatre), Darlington
Tue, 4th February 2020 to Sat, 8th February 2020
Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
Mon, 10th February 2020 to Sat, 15th February 2020
Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham
Mon, 17th February 2020 to Sat, 22nd February 2020
Arts Theatre, Cambridge
Mon, 24th February 2020 to Sat, 29th February 2020
Floral Pavilion Theatre, New Brighton
Mon, 9th March 2020 to Sat, 14th March 2020
Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes