Hairspray’s Leanne Jones to Star in Tick, Tick…Boom!

Olivier award winner actress ‘Leanne Jones’ who won the best actress in a Musical, Hairspray, will return to the stage in Jonathan Larson’s Tick, Tick….Boom! presented by The Union Theatre from 19th May to 5th June 2010.

A musical look at the courage it takes to follow your dreams with his thirtieth birthday fast approaching, Jon is more desperate than ever to kick-start his career and escape falling into oblivion.

His girlfriend, Susan, wants to get married and move out of the city TICK….

His best friend, Michael, is making big bucks on Madison Avenue TICK….

But Jon is still waiting on tables and trying to write the Great American Musical BOOM!

With fourteen songs, ten characters and three actors, Tick, Tick…Boom! gives an insight into the tragically short life of Jonathan Larson, the award-winning composer of the smash-hit RENT.

Winner of the Outer Critics Circle award for Best off-Broadway musical in 2001.