Everybody's Talking About Jamie
The Crucible Theatre (Sheffield) performance on Apollo Theatre scene
UK, 2018, 2 hours 34 minutes
Director: Jonathan Butterellrector
Cast: John McCrea, Josie Walker, Tamsin Carroll, Lucy Shorthouse, Phil Nichol
Age limit: 18+
Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is the new award-winning five-star hit musical for today. Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation. Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is a winner of 3 WhatsOnStage Awards including Best New Musical and nominated for 5 Olivier Awards.