The Commitments

by Roddy Doyle

 

The Commitments is a musical written by Roddy Doyle. Based on the novel of the same name, also written by Roddy Doyle, the musical made its West End and world premiere in 2013 at London’s Palace Theatre. The show features soul music classics such as Think, (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction, Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone and Night Train. The musical is based on the 1987 novel, by Roddy Doyle. Following the books adaption into a movie in 1991.

 

 

 

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The Commitments Now Playing at the Palace Theatre London

 

Cast

 

Jessica Cervi
Bernie
Riona O Connor
Alice
Killian Donnelly
Deco
Padraig Dooney
Ensemble
Mark Dugdale
Derek
Ben Fox
Joey
Christopher Fry
Ensemble
Ryan Gibb
Ensemble
Brian Gilligan
Billy
Denis Grindel
Jimmy
Natalie Hope
Ensemble
Mark Irwin
Ensemble, Performer
Sean Kearns
Jimmy’s Da
Andrew Linnie
Dean
Clodagh Long
Sharon
Ian McIntosh
Ray
Stephanie McKeon
Natalie
John McLarnon
Ensemble
Sarah O’Connor
Imelda
Hollie O’Donoghue
Ensemble
Performer
Sharon Sexton
Ensemble
Thomas Snowdon
Hot Press
Barnaby Southgate
James
Glenn Speers
Ensemble
Alex Tomkins
Ensemble
Joe Woolmer
Mickah
Julia Worsley
Outspan’s Ma
Jimmy’s Ma
Matthew Wycliffe
Outspan

 

Creative

 

Roddy Doyle – Author
Jamie Lioyd – Director
Soutra Gilmour -Set Designer
Jon Clark – Lighting Designer
Rory Madden – Sound Designer
Ann Yee – Choreographer
Alan Williams – Musical Supervisor + Arranger
David Grindrod Associates – Casting Directors
Holding the Man on DVD Here