By Mark Shenton
10 Jan 2013
The production stars the previously announced Michael Praed as Dexter Haven, Sophie Bould as Tracy Lord, Daniel Boys as Mike Connor, Keiron Crook as George Kittredge and Alex Young as Liz Imbrie. Marilyn Cutts replaces the previously announced Carolyn Pickles as Margaret Lord, with Teddy Kempner also now announced as Uncle Willie, Katie Lee as Dinah Lord and Craig Pinder as Seth Lord.
Also in the cast are Jill Armour, John Bowles, Steven Butler, Matt Corner, Zoe Doano, Carol Heffernan, Lucy James, Ashley Knight, Anthony McGill, Ben Redfern and Rachel Spurrell.
The director is Anna Linstrum, set and costume designer is Francis O’ Connor, lighting designer is Chris Davey, sound designer is Ben Harrison and musical director is Michael Haslam. Choreography is by Andrew Wright.
The tour is produced by Music & Lyrics, a consortium of the UK’s largest independent No. 1 presenting venues that has been formed to stimulate and create new musical theatre productions.
After opening in Wales, it will tour to Dublin, Plymouth, Wolverhampton, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Canterbury, Newcastle, Bradford, Northampton, Cheltehham, Southampton, Birmingham, Southend, Belfast, Nottingham, Sheffield, High Wycombe and Guildford, where the tour will conclude July 13.
For full touring dates and to book tickets, visit www.highsocietymusical.com.