It has now been officially confirmed that Kerry Ellis will take over the role of ‘Nancy’ in Oliver!, from 29 March 2010 at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Jodie Prenger leaves the show on Saturday 27 March 2010 at the end of her contract.
News archive: 2009
The Night of 1000 Voices, the annual, star-studded, event celebrating musical theatre will be at the Royal Albert Hall, on Sunday 2 May 2010 and will fundraise for charity Leukaemia Research. In 2010, this musical extravaganza will be a triple celebration:
Brian May has announced on his ‘Soapbox’ page that Kerry Ellis has recorded a charity single for breast cancer relief. The song, which has not yet been named, was recorded at Abbey Road on 29 September 2009 with:
Cardiff-based male voice choir Only Men Aloud have recorded a version of the Queen hit ‘Somebody to Love’ with Kerry Ellis. The song features on their forthcoming album “Band of Brothers” and will be released on 12 October 2009.
Chess in Concert, the two-night, star-studded event that was presented at London’s Royal Albert Hall May 12-13, 2008, will be screened in cinemas in the United Kingdom and Ireland next month. More2Screen and Warner Music International have joined forces for the Sept. 5-10 screenings, which will be seen on 27 cinemas throughout the U.K. and [...]
Elaine Paige, Kerry Ellis, and the entire West End Company of Mamma Mia! are among the performers scheduled to appear in the concert Thank You For The Music: A Celebration Of The Music of ABBA. This event, at which ABBA members Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus are scheduled to appear, will be held in London’s [...]
Following the success of last year’s one-off concert, Perfect Pitch are proud to announce their second concert of songs from brand new musicals at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Performing over 2 days, Kerry Ellis will be just one of a stellar line-up of West End performers, accompanied by a fantastic live band.
The 2009 Henley Festival has been recorded for BBC Radio 2′s Friday Night is Music Night and will air on 28 August 2009. It is presented by Sir Michael Parkinson and features:
TheatreMAD have announced the prize draw winner of an original oil painting of Kerry Ellis as Wicked’s Elphaba. Congratulations to Steven Redelman who’s ticket No. 0393 was drawn as the winning ticket.
The crowds lining the streets outside the Apollo Victoria Theatre on Saturday 9 May were an incredible manifestorium of support for Kerry Ellis as she prepared for her final performance as Elphaba. As a goodwill gesture to her fans and the amazing work carried out by TheateMAD, Kerry has kindly donated an original oil painting [...]