The Original London cast of School of Rock open to the press this evening with Sainou’s Michelle Francis as Mrs Williams.
The show features music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater and a book by Julian Fellowes. The production is directed by Laurence Connor.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End production plays at the New London Theatre.
School of Rock – The Musical is based on the film of the same name which originally starred Jack Black and follows a failed, wannabe rock star trying to earn some extra money by posing as a substitute teacher.
The production received its world premiere at the Winter Garden Theatre in November last year and has subsequently had 20 Broadway Theatre Award nominations including four Tony nominations.
Michelle's extensive list of theatre credits include 4 years as Francine in Jersey Boys (Prince Edward & Piccadilly Theatre), School of Rock (Theatre Royal Drury Lane), Shrek The Musical (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane), Peter Pan in Finding Neverland (Leicester Curve), Wicked (Apollo Victoria) and Iris in Mack & Mabel (Chichester Festival Theatre).About Sainou
Sainou means talent and that’s what we’re all about.
Based in the heart of Shoreditch, Sainou represents a select list of actors including International industry award winners, household names and some of the finest, young British talent working today.
Clients are represented by agents David Marsden, Paul Martin & Hermione Halpin, with assistance from Kristian Wall, Amy Duffell and Amy McGivern. We work together as a close team covering all media with particular focus on Film, Television and Theatre in both the UK and overseas.