Cheryl makes her big West End debut at London’s Lyric Theater on Friday evening in a production of Ghost Story: 2:22.
The 39-year-old hitmaker took to the stage to kick off her three-month stint as the lead female character of Jenny, following the star-studded role. Lily Allen And Laura Whitmore.
It came as Cheryl responded to reports that the show started late due to timed rehearsals, leaving ticket holders to queue outside in the cold while they waited. .
On stage: Cheryl makes her West End debut during her first performance of Ghost Story on Friday evening: 2:22
Taking to the stage, Cheryl wore a burgundy dress with a white floral print, high neck and long sleeves.
Her chestnut tresses were bundled into an updo, leaving two sections to frame her face.
But as the call came, fans were reportedly left waiting. the sun reporting that guests waited more than 15 minutes for a late start.
However, a representative for Cheryl told the Mail Online on Saturday: ‘The show started at 7.44pm and everyone was in their seats at that point.’
‘It was delayed a bit because it was the first preview and it was completely sold out, so there were a lot of people coming to the theatre. The rehearsal is not over at all.’
The Dress: Taking to the stage, Cheryl wore a burgundy dress with a white floral print, high neck and long sleeves.
Looking forward to seeing Cheryl! There is a photo of the crowd outside the venue before the show.
Doing her thing: Cheryl was snapped as she sat on stage with a glass of wine, performing with a co-star.
The wait: As the call came, fans waited in Soho as the line stretched across three streets.
The performance kicked off a three-month streak for the star, starting the new year with a bang.
It has been claimed that Cheryl is hoping to ‘reinvent herself’ With a big stage role after a three-year hiatus from the spotlight.
A source said that New! Magazine: ‘Sheryl wants to reinvent herself in 2023’ She was always on TV, she was the darling of the nation. But she stepped back for a while to focus on being a mother.
‘He’s excited to be back. Some things he’s tried haven’t worked in the past, but this is a very exciting time for him.’
Popular: Many performances are sold out.
New Endeavor: The performance kicked off a three-month hiatus for the star, starting the new year with a bang
And Cheryl will reportedly pocket one of the biggest fees in West End history for her work in the play, with sources claiming she will earn £750,000 for four months’ work.
A source told The Sun: ‘Producers know it will get everyone talking, but it will ruffle feathers.’
It was previously reported that Cheryl will earn at least £100,000 for her work in the drama, despite facing criticism for her casting due to her lack of acting experience.
NEW PHOTO: Cheryl is hoping to ‘reinvent herself’ with a major stage role after a three-year break from the spotlight, it has been claimed.
Paycheck! And Cheryl is reportedly set to pocket one of the biggest fees in West End history for her work in the play, with sources claiming she will earn £750,000 for four months’ work.
Having signed up to appear in 106 shows, The Sun reported earlier this week that an industry booker revealed: ‘Cheryl is getting around £1,000 a show.
‘The deal is £100,000 but it will also be linked to ticket sales so if she helps convert 80 per cent of the seats she will be entitled to more.’
Just last month, she was announced as the new lead in the popular drama, taking on the role of Jenny.
Cheryl excitedly shared the news on Instagram, saying, ‘It’s a whole new experience for me.’
New role: Just last month, she was announced as the new lead in the popular drama, taking on the role of Jenny.
Source: | Dailymail.co.uk
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