An extended booking period has now been announced for The Drifters Girl in the West End. Performances of The Drifters Girl will now continue at the Garrick Theatre until at least February 12th. 2023. Tickets to The Drifters Girl are on sale now.
The Drifters Girl is a musical that tells the true and inspiring story of how the 1950s vocal backing group, The Drifters, rose to become international superstars and centres on how their determined manager Faye Treadwell promoted the band’s career, while at the same time having to navigate both public and private issues.
Beverley Knight continues in her role as Faye Treadwell in The Drifters Girl up until to July 2nd with new casting for Faye Treadwell from July 3rd set to be revealed in due course. The Drifters are played by Tosh Wanogho-Maud, Adam J Bernard, Tarinn Callender, and Matt Henry.
The rest of the cast for The Drifters Girl is completed by Shanyia Tsoto, Alanna Leslie, Marcus Ayton, Savanna Musoni, Ashford Campbell, Ethan Davis, Vanessa Ela Young, Curtis Scott, Michael James Stewart, Aurora Baptiste, Amari Brown, and Savannah Skinner-Henry.
The Drifters Girl is directed by Jonathan Church and features an original story which was based on an idea from Tina Treadwell and a book by Ed Curtis. Choreography in the show is by Karen Bruce, sound design by Tom Marshall, costume design by Fay Fullerton, set design is by Anthony Ward, and lighting design by Ben Cracknell.
Performances of The Drifters Girl continue in London at the Garrick Theatre.