Chesterfield Operatic Society are performing Hairspray The Broadway Musical at the Pomegranate Theatre, 26th - 29th April. Joining the production team for this show is Seb Shaw, who you may more familiarly know as 'Bobby' from Emmerdale. Seb is directing Hairspray and his vision brings vibrancy, energy and colour.
Tracy Turnblad is to be played by Chesterfield Operatic's own Georgii Bailey, last year she claimed the title of 'Derbyshire's Best Singer'. Her first role with Chesterfield Operatic Society was Maria in The Sound Of Music in 2013, 'Tracy' is a role that Georgii has always dreamed of playing.
Shorelle Hepkin has joined the society to play the role of Little Inez, a young girl with a talent for dancing who along with Tracy fight for the right to dance on the Corny Collin's Show. Shorelle studied dance, singing and acting as is known for playing 'Kay' in CBBC's BAFTA nominee show 'Wolfblood'. She has also appeared in numerous theatre productions including: Aladdin and his Wonderful Lamp (Pantomime), Little Shop Of Horrors, Grease, Godspell, High School Musical, Sweet Charity & The Wedding Singer.
We are also proud to introduce gospel singing sensation Janine Dyer, who will be playing Motormouth Maybelle. Janine Dyer is noted as one of the UK’s finest Gospel Vocalists and has sang on major platforms around the World in Europe, America, Africa & Asia. She appeared on your TV screens last year and wowed on The Voice UK. Watch Janine's performance of 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' here: https://youtu.be/pJRwGlhDqCY
Tickets for Hairspray are £12.50 - £16.50. Get yours now at: http://www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk/shows/hairspray-the-broadway-musical.aspx#.WNjrzjvyvIU