New Production of A Chorus Line At Curve Theatre in Leicester


Chloe Saunders, Carly Mercedes Dyer and Ronan Burns. © Marc Brenner

Rehearsal images have been unveiled for an eagerly anticipated revival of A CHORUS LINE at Curve Theatre in Leicester. Check out all of the rehearsal photos on WhatsOnStage.

A smash-hit Broadway masterpiece, A Chorus Line will run at Curve Theatre in Leicester from December 3-31, 2021. The production reunites Curve’s Artistic Director Nikolai Foster and Choreographer Ellen Kane, who last worked together on the five-star Made at Curve production of West Side Story.

The musical, which has a book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante, music by Marvin Hamlisch and lyrics by Edward Kleban, tells the tale of a group of auditionees hoping to land a dream role, and includes numbers such as “One,” “I Hope I Get It,” “Nothing” and “What I Did For Love.”

Appearing are Adam Cooper, taking on the role of director / choreographer Zach, alongside Carly Mercedes Dyer as auditionee Cassie. Alongside Dyer, returning to Curve will be a variety of performers who recently appeared in the venue’s hit revival of West Side Story in 2019, including Ronan Burns as Bobby Mills, Beth Hinton-Lever as Bebe Benzenheimer, Katie Lee as Kristine Ulrich and Redmand Rance as Mike Costa.

The cast will also feature Emily Barnett-Salter as Sheila Bryant, Bradley Delarosbel as Gregory Gardner, Lizzy-Rose Essin-Kelly as Diana Morales, André Fabien Francis as Richie Walters, Ainsley Hall Ricketts as Paul San Marco, Joshua Lay as Al Deluca, Kanako Nakano as Judy Turner, Hicaro Nicolai as Swing, Jamie O’Leary as Mark Anthony, Tom Partridge as Don Kerr, Rachel Jayne Picar as Connie Wong, Chloe Saunders as Val Clarke, Charlotte Scott as Maggie Winslow and Taylor Walker as Larry.

The piece has set design by Grace Smart, musical supervision from David Shrubsole, costume design by Edd Lindley, lighting by Howard Hudson, sound design by Tom Marshall and musical direction by Tamara Saringer. The show is cast by Curve Associate Kay Magson CDG.

Tickets for A Chorus Line at Curve are on sale now. To find out more and book tickets, visit