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Coronation Street actress to star in LS Theatre’s retelling of Little Shop of Horrors

LS Theatre Productions will be presenting a brand new retelling of the musical smash Little Shop Of Horrors at the Academy Theatre in Birdwell from Tuesday, October 23 to Saturday, October 27.

Star of stage and screen Rachel Leskovac plays the role of Audrey.

Rachel is most recently known for playing Natasha Blakeman in ITV soap Coronation Street.

Rachel, who originates from Bradford, first received critical acclaim for her performance as the young Viv in the West End musical Spend Spend Spend where she was nominated for a Olivier award for best actress in a musical.

The LS Theatre cast also features Shorelle Hepkin from CBBC Wolfblood in the role of Ronette, and Richard Morgan from ITV search for a star – Grease Is The Word as the Voice Of The Plant.

They will be joined by a supporting cast of local and national performers from stage and screen.

A spokesperson for LS Theatre Prodictions told Barnsley News and Sport: “If you think you’ve seen Little Shop of horrors then think again!

“It’s a massive thing for us to be able to secure a performer of Rachel Leskovac’s calibre and again its another exciting chapter for LS Theatre Productions.

“So get down to Barnsley’s premier theatre to see one of the largest Audrey II seen on the amateur stage. Tickets are now on sale, priced £12 and £10 so book early to avoid disappointment.”

The Academy Theatre Box Office number is 01226 744442.

 

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