The Sheffield steelworkers with nothing to lose but their clothes are back and they are ready to go Full Monty on stage.
Gary Lucy will lead a cast that includes Andrew Dunn, Louis Emerick, Rupert Hill, Martin Miller and Bobby Schofield when it hits the Milton Keynes Theatre from Jan 19-24.
In 1997, The Full Monty won the hearts of the nation with the story of six out-of-work Sheffield steelworkers.
Simon Beaufoy, the Oscar-winning writer of the film, has now turned it into a hilarious and heartfelt stage adaption which is getting standing ovations every night.
Lucy, known for his roles in EastEnders, Footballer’s Wives and The Bil, plays Gaz and Dunn. best known as Tony in Dinnerladies,is Gerald;.
Emerick, who plays Mick Johnson in Brookside and PC Walsh in Last of the Summer Wine is Horse and Miller, whose recent credits include Hitchcock in the New York production of The Lovesong of Alfred J Hitchcock plays Dave.
Schofield, one of the most exciting young actors around, makes his stage debut as Lomper and Hill, who plays Jamie Baldwin in Coronation Street, plays Guy.
The production features the iconic songs from the film by Donna Summer, Hot Chocolate and Tom Jones.
This Sheffield Theatres production is presented by David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers – the multi-award winning producers of ‘Art’, Brief Encounter, God of Carnage and Calendar Girls.
Tickets are selling fast so book yours through the Milton Keynes Theatre Box Office on 0844 8717652 or visit www.atgtickets.com/miltonkeynes
Performances run from January 19 until January 24 with evening performances at 7.30pm and matinees at 2.30pm.
Tickets cost between £11.50 and £35, when booking in person at the theatre.