New cast for Calendar Girls musical tour

THE new touring musical production of Calendar Girls, based on the award-winning film, comes to Bristol, Ply­mouth and Bournemouth bet­ween now and 21st Sep­tem­ber.

It stars Sarah Jane Buckley, Sue Devaney, Julia Hills, Judy Holt and Lisa Maxwell, joining original cast members Ruth Madoc and Rebecca Storm.

The story, as the many fans of the film known, is based on reality. After the success of the movie, it was adapted by Tim Firth for the stage.

The tour comes to Bristol Hippodrome from Tuesday 9th to Saturday 20th July, before travelling to Plymouth Theatre Royal from 23rd July to 3rd August.  It returns to the south from 17th to 21st September, when it will be on stage at Bournemouth Pavilion.