Sally Dexter to Succeed Whoopi Goldberg in West End Sister Act
Goldberg will continue in the show through August 31, and Dexter will remain until the show closes on October 30. A Broadway production of the show is planned for 2011.
Sister Act, with a score by Alan Menken and a book Cheri and Bill Steinkellner, is directed by Peter Schneider and choreographed by Anthony Van Laast. The creative team includes Klara Zieglerova (scenic design), Lez Brotherston (costume design), Mick Potter (sound design) and Natasha Katz (lighting design).