Get Up Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical

Get Up Stand Up! The Bob Marley Story at the Lyric Theatre, London

Experience the power of this new Bob Marley Musical with Get Up Stand Up! tickets

One of the most enduring legends of reggae is brought to life on stage in Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical, coming to the Lyric Theatre in October 2021.

This brand new musical will tell the story of the man behind the music and features unprecedented access to his catalogue. Hits such as No Woman No Cry, Exodus and 3 Little Birds will be performed live on stage by a cast of talented musicians and singers.

Production companies Playful Productions, Stage Play and Trim the Wind held successful workshops for Get Up, Stand Up! in 2019. The Lyric Theatre will be refurbished in the latter half of 2020 following the close of Thriller to ensure perfect staging for Get Up, Stand Up!

Cast & Creative

Bob Marley in concert

Bob Marley in concert, Credit: Fifty Six Hope Road Music Ltd. – Adrian Boot

Arinzé Kene stars as Bob Marley. Kene’s previous roles include Girl from the North Country, critically acclaimed one-man show Misty at the Bush Theatre and Trafalgar Studios and Death of a Salesman at the Young Vic, starring Wendell Pierce and Sharon D. Clarke.

Get Up, Stand Up! will be directed by Clint Dyer, whose directing credits include The Big Life at Theatre Royal Stratford East and Death of England at the Dorfman Theatre, which he also co-wrote with Roy Williams. The musical is written by Lee Hall, who wrote the screenplay for Billy Elliot as well as the stage version of Shakespeare in Love.

Show Length & Times

Get Up Stand Up! will play at the Lyric Theatre, London from 1st October 2021 – 3rd April 2022.

A running time for Get Up Stand up! The Bob Marley Musical is approximately 2 hours 30 minutes, including an interval.

Suitable for Children?

Age recommendations for Get Up Stand Up! is 12+


Get Up Stand Up! tickets are on sale now. Book online here.

All tickets include a £1.50 Theatre Restoration Levy.