It’s a role Duncan James originally played in 2008 and now he is back in the courtroom (or Phoenix Theatre) joining Alexandra Burke, Josefina Gabrielle, Mazz Murray and Paul Rider in CHICAGO from 10 September 2018.
Duncan James joins Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart, Josefina Gabrielle as Velma Kelly, Mazz Murray as Mama Morton and Paul Rider as Amos Hart. The musical is booking until Saturday 5 January 2019.
James was most recently seen playing the role of Ryan in the popular Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks. For his role as Ryan, he was nominated for Most Popular Newcomer for the 2016 NTAs and is currently nominated for Best Newcomer for the 2017 Soap Awards. Duncan rose to fame as
He was a finalist in ITV’s Dancing On Ice in
Chicago is based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins, has a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb. The 1996 Broadway revival of Chicago was choreographed by Ann Reinking in the style of Bob Fosse, directed by Walter Bobbie, and produced by Barry and Fran Weissler.
Presenting our new silver tongued prince of the courtroom, the one and only @MrDuncanJames will play Billy Flynn from Monday 10 September! ð¥— Chicago The Musical (@ChicagoOnStage) August 23, 2018
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