Calamity Jane Starring Carrie Hope Fletcher At Alhambra Theatre

in Bradford

The Alhambra Theatre in Bradford is set to host the highly anticipated revival of the Broadway and West End hit musical, Calamity Jane, starring the acclaimed actress Carrie Hope Fletcher. This exciting production, presented by Jamie Wilson Productions and originally produced by The Watermill Theatre, will run from Monday, September 1st to Saturday, September 6th, 2025.

Show Details and Ticket Information

  • Dates: September 1-6, 2025
  • Showtimes: Evening performances at 7:30pm, Wednesday matinee at 2:00pm, and Saturday matinee at 2:30pm
  • Tickets: Priced between £52.25 and £17.75
  • Special Performance: Signed performance on Thursday, September 4th at 7:30pm
  • Box Office: Call 01274 432000 or visit bradford-theatres.co.uk

Tickets go on pre-sale for Friends of Bradford Theatres from June 3, 2024, and on general sale from June 10, 2024. All prices include booking fees but are subject to a postage charge if applicable. Standard terms and conditions of Bradford Theatres apply.

Calamity Jane Starring Carrie Hope Fletcher At Alhambra Theatre

Revival of a Classic

Marking ten years since its last tour, this production reunites the original creative team, including:

  • Director: Nikolai Foster (An Officer and a Gentleman, Kinky Boots)
  • Co-Director and Choreographer: Nick Winston (Shrek The Musical, Burlesque The Musical)
  • Orchestration and Music Supervision: Catherine Jayes (The Color Purple, Merrily We Roll Along)
  • Set and Costume Design: Matthew Wright
  • Lighting Design: Tim Mitchell
  • Sound Design: Ben Harrison
  • Casting: Debbie O’Brien

Based on the beloved Doris Day movie, this new production features classic songs such as “The Deadwood Stage (Whip-Crack-Away)”, “The Black Hills of Dakota”, “Just Blew in from the Windy City”, and the Oscar-winning “Secret Love”.

Carrie Hope Fletcher Leads the Cast

Carrie Hope Fletcher, a three-time WhatsOnStage Best Actress in a Musical winner, will star as the fearless and charismatic Calamity Jane. Fletcher is known for her roles in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella, Heathers, The Addams Family, and Les Misérables. She also boasts a 2022 GRAMMY nomination for Best Musical Theatre Album and has a significant presence on social media, with over 635,000 YouTube subscribers and over a million views each month.

A Word from Carrie Hope Fletcher

“Calamity Jane is one of those roles that doesn’t come around all too often. She’s action, romance and comedy all packed into one character, and I can’t wait to take on the challenge of filling her shoes!”

Producer Jamie Wilson’s Enthusiasm

“With this new version of Calamity Jane first opening at The Watermill Theatre in 2014, I am delighted to be collaborating with them again to finally bring this wonderful production back to theatres all over the country after a 10-year absence. We have been waiting for the right moment and artist to step into Calamity’s boots and bring this hilarious and joyful musical back to the nation, and we are thrilled that Carrie Hope Fletcher will be leading the company as the iconic Calamity Jane. Carrie is one of the UK’s most talented artists whose broad fan base will introduce this much-beloved musical to audiences across the country.”

The Story of Calamity Jane

Set in the Dakota Territory, the musical follows the adventures of Calamity Jane, a larger-than-life character with a big personality. Known for her sharpshooting skills and quick wit, Calamity Jane navigates through a world of action, romance, and comedy. The story also explores her attempts to win the heart of the dashing Lieutenant Gilmartin while dealing with her jealousy over the Chicago stage star Adelaid Adams.

Full Casting to Be Announced

The complete cast for this revival of Calamity Jane will be announced soon. The musical was adapted for the stage by Charles K. Freeman from a screenplay by James O’Hanlon, with music by Sammy Fain, lyrics by Paul Francis Webster, and orchestral and vocal arrangements by Philip J. Lang.

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