Lulu joins Take That on stage at the world premiere of new musical The Band

(Left-right) Mark Owen, Gary Barlow, Lulu and Howard Donald attending the press night of Take That's

(Left-right) Mark Owen, Gary Barlow, Lulu and Howard Donald attending the press night of Take That's musical The Band at Manchester Opera House. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire - Credit: PA

Take That's new musical The Band was launched with a bang as pop legend Lulu joined Mark Owen, Gary Barlow and Howard Donald on stage for a showstopping finale of Relight My Fire on the show's opening night.

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, a new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, had its official world premiere at Manchester Opera House on Tuesday and the touring show will be heading to Norwich Theatre Royal next year.

It stars the band Five to Five who were the winners of BBC talent competiton Let It Shine led by Gary Barlow. As these production pictures show, audiences look set to be in for a treat with the show which received glowing four and five-star reviews from critics on Tuesday night.

The Band will take to the Norwich Theatre Royal stage from February 6 to 17 next year. Lulu is also taking to the Norwich Theatre Royal stage next month on October 21. To book, visit www.theatreroyalnorwich.co.uk

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett


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The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Roy

The Band, the new musical by Tim Firth with the music of Take That, is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal in February 2018. Photo: Matt Crockett - Credit: Matt Crockett

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