Aliens Love Underpants is transferring to the West End following its UK tour.
Based on the hugely successful children’s book by Claire Freedman and Ben Cort, the production will run at the Dominion Theatre between 1st August and 5th September 2015. Adam Bampton-Smith directs.
The cast includes Abigail Carter-Simpson as Veronica, Mark Collier as Mr Stevens, Eve Pearson-Wright as Mum and Alex James Ellison as Timmy. Design is by Isla Shaw with lighting by Will Evans and choreography by Emma Clayton.
First published in 2007, Aliens Love Underpants has sold more than three million copies around the world and it has become a firm family favourite. It was listed as the most borrowed children’s book from UK libraries in 2013, and it has been translated into 46 languages.
Freedman and Cort have also enjoyed great success with their books Aliens in Underpants Save the World, Dinosaurs Love Underpants, Pirates Love Underpants, Aliens Love Panta Claus, Monstersaurus!, Monsters Love Underpants and the forthcoming Aliens Love Dinopants which will be published in October. Freedman also illustrated the recent children’s edition of Ringo Starr’s Octopus’s Garden.