Performances will begin at the West End's Duke of York's Theatre Jan. 30, 2015, prior to an official opening Feb. 23. It is booking for a 12-week season through April 25 only.
David Calder joins the previously announced original cast members Amanda Hale (Morris), Ivanno Jeremiah (Woodnut) and Stanley Townsend (Sims), with Zoe Brough and Isabella Pappas alternating in the role of Iris as they did at the Royal Court.
Calder, who will play Doyle, has appeared in The Doctor’s Dilemma, Hamlet and Marat Sade for the National Theatre, Home for the Theatre Royal Bath, the title role in King Lear for Shakespeare’s Globe and Rock ‘n’ Roll at the Duke of York’s Theatre. TV credits include "Cuckoo," "Casualty," "Utopia S2" and "Houdini," and film credits include "Queen of the Desert," "Rush," "United," "Red Riding 1980" and "The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor."
The Nether is produced in the West End by Sonia Friedman Productions and Scott M Delman in association with Tulchin Bartner Productions, Lee Dean & Charles Diamond, 1001 Nights, JFL Theatricals/GHF Productions.
Set designs are by Es Devlin, with costume designs by Christina Cunningham, lighting by Paul Pyant, compositions by Nick Powell, sound by Ian Dickinson and video design by Luke Halls. To book tickets, contact the box office on 0844 871 3055, or visit www.thenether.co.uk for more details.