X FACTOR winner Joe McElderry and Britain’s Got Talent’s Lucy Kay have starring roles in Bill Kenwright’s production of Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Having garnered sensational reviews and standing ovations at every performance since its inception almost 35 years ago, and during this tour, Bill Kenwright’s ‘superb’ and ‘wonderful’ production of this sparkling family musical has now sold an estimated 20 million tickets. Mark Shenton, writing for The Stage (on Joe McElderry as Joseph, 2015): “…he may just be the best sung Joseph there’s ever been, bringing a vocal flair…that’s utterly ravishing.” Joe McElderry was just 18 when won the sixth series of ‘The X Factor’ and his debut album Wide Awake went straight in at number 3 on the UK Albums Chart. He has since gone on to have two more top ten albums. Lucy Kay scored her first number one album in 2014, after her stunning debut album ‘Fantasia’ shot straight to the top of the Classical Album Chart. The singer shot to fame and captured the country’s hearts as runner up on ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ in 2014. Following her success on the show, Lucy also recorded the song ‘Flower of Scotland’ with the band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines to celebrate the 350th anniversary of the Royal Navy. Performances: Tuesday 24th May – 7:30pm: Wednesday 25th May – 2:30pm & 7:30pm: Thursday 26th May – 2:30pm & 7:30pm: Friday 27th May – 5:00pm & 8:00pm: Saturday 28th May – 2:00pm & 5:00pm & 8:00pm Tickets: £25.50-£31.50* Schools group matinee: £14.00* Box Office: www.floralpavilion.com / 0151 666 0000 *prices include a £1.50 per ticket fee. Capped at 8 tickets. No fees to Friends of the Floral.