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First look at The Time Traveller’s Wife: The Musical in West End

First pictures have been revealed for new British musical The Time Traveller’s Wife: The Musical.

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The world premiere production of The Time Traveller’s Wife: The Musical began previews on 7 October 2023 and opens officially at the Apollo Theatre in London’s West End on 1 November.

The company of The Time Traveller's Wife the Musical.
The company of The Time Traveller’s Wife the Musical. Credit Johan Persson
David Hunter as Henry in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical
David Hunter as Henry in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical. Credit Johan Persson
David Hunter as Henry in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical.
David Hunter as Henry in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical. Credit Johan Persson

The Time Traveller’s Wife: The Musical stars David Hunter as Henry, Joanna Woodward as Clare, Tim Mahendran as Gomez, Hiba Elchikhe as Charisse, Ross Dawes as Henry’s Dad, Sorelle Marsh as Henry’s Mum, Alwyne Taylor as the Librarian, Irfan Damani as Clare’s Dad, Alexandra Doar as Clare’s Mum, Alex Lodge as Jason/Mark and Helena Pipe as Dr Kendrick.

Based on the novel and movie of the same name, the show tells the extraordinary love story of Henry, a man with a genetic disorder causing him to involuntarily time travel, and Clare, his wife who has known him since childhood.

Joanna Woodward centre as Clare company in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical
Joanna Woodward centre as Clare company in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical. Credit Johan Persson
Joanna Woodward as Clare David Hunter as Henry in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical
Joanna Woodward as Clare David Hunter as Henry in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical. Credit Johan Persson
LtoR Tim Mahendran as Gomez David Hunter as Henry Hiba Elchikhe as Charisse in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical.
LtoR Tim Mahendran as Gomez David Hunter as Henry Hiba Elchikhe as Charisse in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical. Credit Johan Persson

The Time Traveller’s Wife: The Musical has a book by Lauren Gunderson, original music and lyrics by Joss Stone and Dave Stewart, additional music by Nick Finlow and additional lyrics by Kait Kerrigan. The production is directed by Bill Buckhurst and designed by Anna Fleischle, with choreography by Shelley Maxwell.

Joanna Woodward as Clare David Hunter as Henry company in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical.
Joanna Woodward as Clare David Hunter as Henry company in The Time Travellers Wife the Musical. Credit Johan Persson
About the author: Josh Darvill

Josh is Stageberry's editor with over five years of experience writing about theatre in the West End and across the UK. Prior to following his passion for musicals, he worked for more than a decade as a TV journalist.