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Nominate ‘CILLA – The Musical’ cast & production team in the 18th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

If you loved ‘CILLA – The Musical’ please nonimate the show to be in the shortlist for BEST NEW MUSICAL in the 18th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards – these are the only major UK theatre awards in which you, the audience, are the judges! You can also show your support for the wonderfully talented Kara Lily Hayworth who plays CILLA by nominating her as BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL alongside other cast & production team members (detailed below).

Nominate here:

WhatsOnStage’s Chief Operating Officer Sita McIntosh comments:

“We are delighted to launch this year’s WhatsOnStage Awards which sees us return to the Prince of Wales Theatre on 25 February 2018. Now in their 18th year, the awards continue to grow in stature attracting the biggest names in UK theatre….”

Shortlists are announced on 1 December 2017, and voting begins on that date.


Kara Lily Hayworth (Cilla)
Andrew Lancel (Brian Epstein)
Carl Au (Bobby)
Amy Bridges (Rose Willis)
Gemma Brodrick-Bower (Pauline)
Bill Caple (Ringo Starr)
Tom Christian (Kenny Willis)
Tom Dunlea (Hutch)
Pauline Fleming (Big Cilla)
Joshua Gannon (Paul McCartney)
Billie Hardy (Pat)
Michael Hawkins (John Lennon)
Neil MacDonald (John White)

Director – Bill Kenwright
Choreographer – Carole Todd
Set & Costume Designer – Gary McCann
Lighting Designer – Nick Richings

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