National Lottery’s Big Night of Musicals will return to the AO Arena Manchester on Monday 27 February.
The evening will be hosted by comedian, presenter and singer Jason Manford. Celebrating all things stagey with performances from West End and touring musicals, all under one roof!
The musicals include: We Will Rock You The Musical, Wicked, The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda The Musical, Disney’s Newsies, Shrek the Musical UK and Ireland tour, Six The Musical, Ain’t Too Proud – The Life And Times Of The Temptations, The Bodyguard The Musical, and Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King And I. There will also be a special performance from Aspects Of Love, featuring musical theatre star Michael Ball.
The BBC has also announced that the arena event will be shown in a special 90-minute presentation on BBC One and in a programme on BBC Radio 2 in the spring.
The full line-up will be announced at a later date.