Starring Scotland’s favourite musical star Elaine C Smith, the hit TV show Fat Friends from award-winning national treasure Kay Mellor (creator of Girlfriends, Love, Lies & Records, Band of Gold, The Syndicate and In The Club), has burst onto the stage in a brilliant new musical, with original music by Nick Lloyd Webber.
Join the infamous group of TV's most loveable characters as they are put through their Zumba paces at their local branch of Super Slimmers by the lovelorn Lauren whilst Kelly fantasises about fitting into the wedding dress of her dreams.
Packed full of hope, humour, love and weight loss, this new stage show serves up a night full of laughter and audiences are loving it!
An all-star cast joins Elaine C Smith, including West End favourite and winner of the BBC’s I’d Do Anything, Jodie Prenger, Atomic Kitten’s pop sensation Natasha Hamilton, star of Emmerdale and Wicked Natalie Anderson and Coronation Street legend Kevin Kennedy. Fat Friends The Musical is a feel-good night out for every body and is a HUGE hit!
“Super-sized fun with a fantastic cast. A very funny show!” **** Huddersfield Examiner
“A mega hit!” **** - Celebrity Radio
“Comedy musical gold.” - Musical Geek
“A gloriously stunning musical. I cried with laughter and I cried with emotion.” ***** - Fairy Powered Productions
“A funny, warm hearted musical that seems destined for the West End.” **** - North West End Magazine
“Jodie Prenger is outstanding. Her performance is pure gold.” - Yorkshire Post
“A feast of a show.” - Beyond Magazine
“If you were a fan of Kay Mellor’s TV series ‘Fat Friends’ you will love it! In fact, even if you didn’t see the TV series, you’ll love it!” - North Leeds Life
“Lloyd Webber composes a highly proficient populist score.” - The York Press