Claire Sweeney to take over lead role in Crazy for You tour

Claire Sweeney will play Irene in the musical
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Claire Sweeney is to take over from Caroline Flack in the touring production of Crazy for You.

She will play the part of Irene in the musical from January 16, alongside continuing cast members Tom Chambers and Charlotte Wakefield.

Crazy for You is scheduled to run until May 19, with 2018 locations including the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury, Hall for Cornwall, Milton Keynes Theatre, Edinburgh Playhouse and the Alhambra Theatre in Bradford.

The Watermill Theatre production is directed by the venue’s artistic director Paul Hart, with choreography by Nathan M Wright, design by Diego Pitarch and musical arrangements by Catherine Jayes.

It is produced by Jamie Wilson and Gavin Kalin.