Cast & Creative
Blood Brothers 2019 Cast
Below are the details of the Blood Brothers cast in the 2019 tour:
Linzi Hateley – Mrs Johnstsone
Robbie Scotcher – Narrator
Alex Patmore– Mickey
Joel Benedict – Eddie
Paula Tappenden – Mrs Lyons
Danny Taylor – Sammy
Danielle Corlass – Linda
Tim Churchill – Mr Lyons
Graham Martin – Policeman/Teacher
Alison Crawford – Brenda
Amy-Jane Ollies – Donna-Marie
Graham Kinniburgh – Bus Conductor
Andy Owens – Perkins
Josh Capper – Neighbour
Willy Russell (Author) – Award-winning playwright Willy Russell composed the score as well as wrote the book and lyrics for Blood Brothers. He won the Olivier Award for Best Musical for his work on Blood Brothers, as well as Best New Play awards for Educating Rita and Shirley Valentine. His screenplays for the film versions of Shirley Valentine and Educating Rita each earned him Academy Award nominations.
Bob Tomson (Co-Director) – Bob Tomson’s many stage hits have included Scrooge, On the Piste, One Fine Day, West Side Story, Jesus Christ Superstar, and James and the Giant Peach. His current productions include Dreamboats and Petticoats, another long-standing fixture in the West End, and the national tour of Evita.
Bill Kenwright (Co-Director) – One of the most successful producers in the West End, Bill Kenwright’s current and recent hits include Dreamboats and Petticoats, The Wizard of Oz, Cabaret, A Few Good Men, and Sunset Boulevard. He appeared as a judge on Any Dream Will Do, later producing the revival of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. As a director, he helmed Whistle Down the Wind and was brought in to make changes to the original production of Love Never Dies.
Andy Walmsley – Set & Costume Design
Dan Samson – Sound
Phil Gostelow – Musical Director
Nick Richings – Lighting Design