Award-winning actor Stephen Wight takes on the title role of Lee McQueen alongside Glee star Dianna Agron makes her UK stage debut in James Phillips’s play McQueen which will run at St. James Theatre, London from May 12.
McQueen is the story of fashion’s bad boy Alexander McQueen told over a single night of his life.
A girl has watched McQueen’s Mayfair house for 11 consecutive days until she picks up the courage to climb down from her watching tree and break into his house, to steal a dress.
He catches her, but, instead of calling the police, they embark together on a journey through London.
The play also stars Tracy-Ann Oberman as Isabella Blow, Laura Rees, David Shaw-Parker, Sophie Apollonia, Amber Doyle, George Hill, Eloise Hymas, Jordan Kennedy, Rachel Louisa Maybank and Carrie Willis.
Stephen Wight was named Outstanding Newcomer at the Evening Standard Awards for his performances in Michael Grandage’s production of Don Juan in Soho and Samuel West’s production of Dealer’s Choice.
Dianna Agron’s breakthrough role was playing Quinn Fabray on the hit series Glee. Most recently, she was seen opposite Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer in the film The Family, directed by Luc Besson.
McQueen runs from May 12 -June 6.