CABARET at the KIT KAT CLUB
at the Playhouse Theatre
Currently booking to Sat 18 Mar 2023
Winning a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards including Best Musical Revival, this intimate and electrifying new production of CABARET is London’s hottest ticket.
In a time when the world is changing forever, there is one place where everyone can be free. Welcome to the Kit Kat Club, London. Come hear the music play.
What is the show about?
One of the most successful musicals of all time, CABARET features the songs Wilkommen, Don’t Tell Mama, Mein Herr, Maybe This Time, Money and the title number. It has music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Joe Masteroff, based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood.
Who is currently starring in the show?
Fra Fee plays the Emcee (until 1 Oct). Most recently starring as Kazi in the hit Disney+ series Hawkeye, set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Fra created the role of Michael Carber in the award-winning play The Ferryman at the Royal Court, the Gielgud Theatre in the West End and the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on Broadway. His other theatre credits include Owen in Translations and Amiens in As You Like It, both at the National Theatre and the title role in Candide at the Menier Chocolate Factory. He played Courfeyac in the film of the musical Les Misérables and also appeared in the stage production at the Queen’s Theatre.
Amy Lennox plays Sally Bowles (until 1 Oct). She received an Olivier nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical for her portrayal of Lauren in the West End production of Kinky Boots, and her other credits include Ellie in the London premiere of the David Bowie and Enda Walsh musical Lazarus. She was in the original West End cast of the musical Legally Blonde and created the role of Doralee in the original UK production of 9 to 5 The Musical.
Callum Scott Howells plays the Emcee (from 3 Oct to 28 Jan). He is best known for playing Colin in Russel T Davies’ hit Channel 4 drama It’s a Sin. For his performance as Colin, Callum won the BAFTA Cymru Award for Leading Actor and the Royal Television Society Award for Best Male Actor. For the same role, he was twice nominated at the 2022 BAFTA Television Awards; for Best Supporting Actor and Virgin Media’s Must See Moment. Later this year, he will be seen in the Netflix film The Beautiful Game opposite Bill Nighy. Callum’s theatre credits include She Loves Me at the Menier Chocolate Factory and Matthew Bourne’s production of Lord of the Flies.
Madeline Brewer plays Sally Bowles (from 3 Oct to 28 Jan). She has starred as Janine Lindo in all four seasons of Hulu’s hit drama The Handmaid’s Tale, for which she was nominated for the Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series – and will star in the fifth season of the show, due to premiere this September. Madeline began her career portraying Tricia Miller in the Netflix series Orange is the New Black. Her film credits include Hustlers alongside Jennifer Lopez and Cam for Netflix. Madeline’s other credits include Netflix/Channel 4’s Black Mirror and Apple TV’s Shining Girls.
Further casting from October 3 2022 will be confirmed in the near future.
Can I make my experience even more special?
Before the show, guests are invited to enjoy the club with drinks, dining and pre-show entertainment all on offer. When booking, guests will receive a ‘club entry time’ and, for the richest experience and to immerse themselves fully in the club, we encourage people to arrive as close to this specified time as possible.
A range of dining, drinks and hospitality packages are on offer including:
– An intimate stage-side table for two with table service, alight three-course dinner and a bottle of Moët & Chandon Imperial Champagne.
– Reservations in our ‘Green Bar’ for an exclusive pre-show experience with gourmet charcuterie tins, macaroons, cocktails and interval ice creams included.
– The Moët & Chandon private room for groups of up to 26 with hot food, free-flowing drinks and exclusive cloakroom & toilet facilities included.