The Millennium Forum has just announced that former ‘Strictly’ star, Joanne Clifton will play the lead role of Alex Owens in the smash hit UK tour Flashdance – The Musical when it descends onto the stage for a week-long run in March.
Flashdance the Musical will perform at the cityside venue from Monday 19th to Saturday 24th March as part of an extensive tour to 23 venues across the UK.
Having played to critical acclaim since August, Joanne Clifton is joined on stage by cast Ben Adams, Colin Kiyani, Rikki Chamberlain, Garry Lee Netley, Carol Ball, Sia Dauda, Hollie Ann Lowe, Simeon Beckett, Rhodri Watkins, Demmileigh Foster, Emily Kenwright, Ameila Rose Fielding, Alex Christian, Matt Concannon, Verity Jones, Ross Meagrow and Sasha Latoya.
Joanne Clifton is thrilled to be performing in this high energy dance musical: “I am already having the best time ever on this tour and so am delighted to be staying on for 2018. We have so much fun on stage and off, and I really am dancing like I’ve never danced before!”
FLASHDANCE -THE MUSICAL UK TOUR 2017
Flashdance - The Musical tells the inspiring and unforgettable story of 18-year-old Alex, a welder by day and ‘flashdancer’ by night, who dreams of going to the prestigious Shipley Dance Academy and becoming a professional dancer. When a romance complicates her ambitions, she harnesses it to drive her dream.
Flashdance – The Musical performs at the Millennium Forum from Monday 19th to Saturday 24th March 2018 and tickets are now available from the Box Office. Telephone 71 264455 or visit www.millenniumforum.co.uk for bookings.