Made at Curve production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas will transfer to London’s Dominion Theatre from 15 November 2019 to 4 January 2020, with a press night on 25 November.
The family musical will star Danny Mac as Bob Wallace and Dan Burton as Phil Davis, who both reprise their roles following the successful run at Curve, Leicester. Further casting will be announced soon.
White Christmas features the classic songs ‘Blue Skies’, ‘Sisters’ and the most famous festive song of all, ‘White Christmas’. The musical has music and lyrics by Irving Berlin and a book by David Ives and Paul Blake.
This production is directed by Curve artistic director Nikolai Foster (Annie, Breakfast at Tiffany’s) and choreographed by Stephen Mear (Mary Poppins, Gypsy). Set design is by Michael Taylor and costume design is by Diego Pitarch. Musical supervision is by Stephen Brooker, lighting design by Mark Henderson and sound design by Tom Marshall. Orchestrations are by Larry Blank with new musical arrangements by Jason Carr.
Danny Mac’s many theatre credits include Joe Gillis in the recent tour of Sunset Boulevard, Gabey in On The Town at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and the West End productions of Wicked and Legally Blonde. He recently reached the final of BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing in 2016.
Dan Burton was nominated for an Olivier for his performance as Tulsa in Gypsy at the Savoy Theatre. His other West End credits include Jersey Boys, The Pajama Game, Chicago, Legally Blonde, Betty Blue Eyes and Guys and Dolls at the Royal Albert Hall.