Sorry to hear this and wishing Michael well.
The leading man in Leicester Curve’s Christmas show, The Sound of Music, has pulled out due to “personal reasons”.
The theatre has announced yesterday(FRI) that Eastenders actor Michael French had “withdrawn” from the show.
For all forthcoming performances his role of Captain von Trapp will be played by Mark Inscoe.
A spokeswoman for the theatre was unable to give any further details about Mr French’s reasons for leaving the show.
The Sound of Music runs until Saturday, January 17.