Why See Madagascar: The Musical?
An original new musical!
Relive the fun of the DreamWorks animated motion picture! Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the Hippo and the breakout stars, the Penguins will all crash the stage as they find themselves shipped off to foreign climes from their boring New York City Zoo home, only to find themselves washed up on the lemur-run island of Madagascar. What will its quirky inhabitants make of these new, naive visitors? And will the 'pansies' ever get home?
This musical is a perfect opportunity to introduce your young children to the delights of musical theater, and a great chance for bonding together - rather like Alex and co! Filled to the island brim with outlandish characters, uplifting adventure and an original upbeat score, you'll have no choice but to Move It, Move It!
Opening night: 25 April 2024
Suitable for all ages
You may be required to wear a mask during this performance. Please contact the venue directly for more information.
Cast and Creative
Karim Zeroual as King Julien
Laura Marie Benson as Kowalski
Francisco Gomes as Marty
Joseph Hewlett as Alex
Ella Howlett as Rico
Connor Keetley as Skipper/Maurice
Brogan McFarlane as Private/Mort
Joshua Oakes-Rogers as Melman
Jarneia Richard-Noel as Gloria
Aidan Harkins, James Hilton and Gabriel Hinchliffe
Directed by Kirk Jameson
Choreography by Fabian Aloise
Musical supervision by Mark Crossland
Puppet design by Max Humphries
Puppet direction by Emma Brunton
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