Tameka Empson, Alistair McGowan, Wendi Peters, Suggs to Star in West End Our House Concert
EastEnders' star Tameka Empson, Alistair McGowan, and former Coronation Street star Wendi Peters will join Madness frontman Suggs in the 10th anniversary West End gala concert of the musical Our House, to be held on Sunday, November 11 at the Savoy Theatre.
Tony Award winner Matthew Warchus, who directed the original production, will stage the concert, which will aid the organization Help for Heroes.
The show, which features a book by Tim Firth and music by the English ska band Madness, tells the story of a man who commits a petty crime to impress his girlfriend, and the two paths his life would take if he stays to confess or if he runs.
The cast also includes Chris Carswell, Miria Parvin, Jack Shaloo, Jenny Fitzpatrick, Matt Cross, Greg Airey, Georgie Ashford, Lauren Appleby, Kara Bayer, Gabrielle Brooks, Dougie Carter, Debbie Jenkins, Paul Kemble, Lewis Krik, Kayleigh Louise-Smith, Michael Melmoe, Jenny O'Leary, Carryl Thomas, and Gavin Wilkinson.
The creative team includes Rob Howell (scenic and costume design), Jamie Draisey (musical supervision), Jonathan Rouse (lighting design), Simon Baker (sound design), and Andrzej Goulding (video/projection/animation).