BIG The Musical will makes its West End premiere at the Dominion Theatre this autumn, starring Jay McGuinness.
Based on the classic 1988 film, BIG will make its West End premiere at the Dominion Theatre from September 2019.
Big The Musical will be directed and choreographed by Morgan Young and will star Jay McGuinness as Josh. Jay is currently appearing in Rip It Up at the Garrick Theatre and won Strictly Come Dancing in 2015.
The musical – based on the classic Tom Hanks movie of the same name – sees 12-year-old Josh Baskin make a wish on a Zoltar machine to be “big”. His wish is granted, and Josh has to adapt to life as a 12 year old in a fully grown man’s body.
Further casting is yet to be announced, but currently there are a number of high-profile stars tweeting about the show, including JJ Hamblett, Lee Brennan, Sonny Jay and Heidi Range…
— JJ HAMBLETT (@JJHamblett) March 27, 2019
— Lee Brennan (@MrLeeBrennan) March 27, 2019
— heidirange (@Heidi_range) March 27, 2019
— Sonny Jay (@SonnyJay) March 27, 2019
BIG The Musical UK Starring Jay McGuiness
About Big the Musical
Experience the fun-filled family spectacular BIG the Musical this autumn. Based on the smash hit movie starring Tom Hanks, BIG makes its West End premiere at the Dominion Theatre from September 2019.
Josh Baskin is 12 and life sucks, until one night at a carnival his wish to be big is granted. Now, trapped in an adult body in a grown-up world, he’s asking: is being BIG all it’s cracked up to be?
Don’t miss the hilarious, heart-warming BIG hearted musical as it lights up London for nine weeks only.