Darren Day to star in Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Darren Day. Photo by Mark Bond

David Ian Productions and the Ambassador Theatre Group are delighted to announce that Darren Day will star as Tick in the international smash hit musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert in Woking from 15th February to 27th February 2016; Plymouth from 9th May to 14th May 2016 and Llandudno from 16th May to 21st May 2016.

Darren Day’s first theatre role was the title role in Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, both in the West End and on tour internationally. His other West End theatre credits include Danny in Grease; Don in Summer Holiday and Tony in Copacabana.

On tour, he has played the title role in Alfie; Billy Bigelow in Carousel; Pip in Great Expectations; Jesus in Godspell; Frank N Furter in The Rocky Horror Show; Cornelius in Hello Dolly and Khashoggi in the Queen musical We Will Rock You. His TV credits include roles in Holby; Crime Stories; Doctors; The Bill; Mile High and Hollyoaks. He is also well-known as a television presenter for shows including Just Kidding; Don’t Try This at Home; Clockwise, Teen Win, Lose or Draw and You Bet!

Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical currently stars Simon Green as Bernadette, Adam Bailey as Felicia and Philip Childs as Bob. They are joined by: Richard Astbury; Rebecca Botterill; Matt Crandon; Peter Cumins; Amy Di Bartolomeo; Martin Harding; Lisa-Marie Holmes; Ricky Lee Loftus; Adam Lyons; Callum MacDonald; Laura Mansell; Catherine Mort; James Paul McAllister; Robin Mills; Craig Ryder; Naomi Slights and Julie Yammanee.

Based on the movie, Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical is the heart-warming, uplifting adventure of three friends who hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they could have ever dreamed of. With a dazzling array of outrageous costumes and a hit parade of dancefloor favorites including Say a Little Prayer, Go West, Hot Stuff and Always on My Mind, this wildly fresh and funny new musical is a journey to the heart of fabulous!

Visit www.priscillathemusical.com for tour dates and to buy tickets.

Image: Mark Bond


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