Andy Abraham to star in Jack and the Beanstalk at Weymouth Pavilion
Supported by Wessex FM, Andy Abraham is set to star in Weymouth’s popular pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk this year alongside Home & Away star Lynne McGranger, and fellow pop star, the Brit Award nominated Anna Kumble.
Andy is delighted to be taking to the stage in Jack and the Beanstalk this pantomime season, after a busy year in which he is promoting his nationwide tour History of the Big Bands and his new album Remember When…
On Monday 30th April, Andy will be joining his co-stars at the venue in order to launch the pantomime.
Here’s the low down on Andy’s co-stars.
Lynne McGranger, who has played Irene Roberts in Home & Away for 18 years, will be playing the panto baddie, Fairy Fleshcreep, in this years pantomime at the Pavilion Theatre. As well as being one of Australia’s longest serving soap stars, Lynne is an experienced panto performer, having starred in Christmas shows all over the UK, including Portsmouth, Hastings, Crewe, Lincoln, Southport and York to name a few.
Lynne is in the UK for the ITV Soap Awards, airing on 2 May, and in the run up to the ceremony, will be appearing on ITV’s This Morning, and Channel 5’s The Wright Stuff and Live With Gaby.
Anna Kumble was best known as the BRIT Award nominated pop star ‘Lolly’ in the 90’s, and was the biggest selling female recording recording artist of 1999, with hits including ‘Hey Micky’ and ‘Big Boys Don’t Cry’. Anna will be jointing the cast of Jack and the Beanstalk, playing the panto Fairy.
As well as her recording career, Anna has numerous West End credits to her name, including Starlight Express and Elvis The Musical. She has also appeared in numerous pantomimes, playing principal girl and fairy in productions around the country.