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Blacklist Entertainment Presents 

REHAB THE MUSICAL

Written by Grant Black, Murray Lachlan Young & Elliot Davis
Directed and choreographed by multi award-winning theatre director Gary Lloyd

Don’t miss this pop-tastic, rock-bottom-to-redemption journey of the soul starring Keith Allen (The Comic Strip Presents…, The Homecoming), Jonny Labey (BBC EastEnders, Strictly Ballroom) & Gloria Onitiri (Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella, The Bodyguard)

It’s 1999 and jaded 26 year-old pop star, Kid Pop, finds himself in court, after being caught red handed in a drug fuelled tabloid sting. An understanding judge gives Kid the choice between jail time or a rehabilitation centre for six weeks. It’s a no-brainer for Kid: rehab will be a holiday. But how could he have got it so wrong?


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Rehab The Musical, an exceptional new British musical, sweeps you up on an emotional journey of the soaring highs and tragic lows of the ‘guests’ of the Glade Rehab Centre.

Written by Grant Black, Murray Lachlan Young & Elliot Davis. Directed and choreographed by multi award-winning theatre director Gary Lloyd (Heathers, Thriller Live, Carrie, Fame) this darkly comic musical is filled with thumpingly memorable songs that lets you experience unexpected stories of love, friendship and redemption.

Cast
Keith Allen (Malcolm) became a household name on Channel 4 in the 1980s in a number of films in ‘The Comic Strip Presents...’ series after first becoming one of the breakthrough acts of the Comedy Store. His extensive stage acting credits include starring in two Harold Pinter plays at the Almeida Theatre, playing Lambert in ‘Celebration’ and Mr Sands in ‘The Room’, ‘Pinter 3’ in the West End and he received rave reviews as Max in Pinter’s ‘The Homecoming’. On TV, he recently played serial killer and rapist John Cooper in the three-part ITV drama, ‘The Pembrokeshire Murders’.

Jonny Labey (Kid Pop) is best known for playing Paul Coker in ‘EastEnders’. In the West End he starred as Scott Hastings in Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Strictly Ballroom’. He is about to star in a summer revival of Neil Simon’s ‘Barefoot in the Park’ at The Mill at Sonning Theatre.

Gloria Onitiri (Lucy) recently played The Godmother in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Cinderella. Also in the West End, she was Rachel Marron alongside Heather Headley in the original London cast of ‘The Bodyguard’, an original cast member of ‘Avenue Q’ and played Nala in ‘The Lion King’.

John Barr (Barry Bronze) has appeared in many West End musicals, including playing Dr Parker in ‘Batboy The Musical’, Feuilly in ‘Les Miserables’, ‘Aspects of Love’, Fogg in ‘Sweeney Todd’, and Che in ‘Evita’.
More cast to be announced

Director and Choreographer Gary Lloyd

Musical Supervisor & Arranger Simon Lee

Set & Lighting Designer Andrew Exeter

Sound Designer Chris Whybrow

Casting Director Debbie O’Brien

Producer Clive Black

Co-Producer Don Black

Associate Producer Jane Savidge

Assistant Producer Jayne Meegan

General Manager Smart Entertainment
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We do not accept Amex.
Running time 120 mins
15min interval
Recommended for ages 12 + 
1-17 Sept | 7.30pm
Matinee 3, 10 & 17 Sept | 2.30pm

Note: no shows on the 4th & 11th 
Tickets (All unreserved)

General Admission £25

Concession £20

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The Playground Theatre
Latimer Rd London W10 6RQ

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