Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage returns to the stage next week when the 2018/2019 tour gets underway in Brighton.
It follows two West End runs, three UK tours, and multiple international productions since it first opened London’s Aldwych Theatre in 2006.
The show opens on 20 September at the Theatre Royal in Brighton, before heading to Dartford, York, Stoke, Hastings, Southend, Birmingham, Preston, London (New Wimbledon Theatre), Plymouth, Oxford, Gateshead, Bradford, High Wycombe, Torquay, Swansea, Bromley, Edinburgh, Woking, Aylesbury, Wolverhampton, Ipswich, Manchester, Guildford, Grimsby, Glasgow and Bristol.
Further 2019 dates are still to be announced.
Rehearsal photos have been released of the stage version of the show, which tells the iconic story of Baby and Johnny.
It features the hit songs ‘Hungry Eyes’, ‘Hey! Baby’, ‘Do You Love Me?’ and ‘(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life’.
Michael O’Reilly will star as ‘Johnny Castle’ and Kira Malou as ‘Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman’.