Further Casting Announced for London Premiere of Urinetown The Musical at St. James Theatre

By Mark Shenton
06 Dec 2013

Further casting has been announced for the U.K. premiere of the Broadway musical Urinetown, beginning performances Feb. 22, 2014, prior to an official opening March 11 at the St. James Theatre, for a run that is booking through May 3.

As previously announced, Richard Fleeshman and Jenna Russell will play Bobby Strong and Penelope Pennywise, respectively, with Jonathan Slinger as Officer Lockstock, Cory English as Old Man Strong and Hot Baldes Harry, Katie Bernstein (as Little Becky Two Shoes/Mrs. Millennium), Madeleine Harland (as Soupy Sue/Cladwell’s Secretary), Rosanna Hyland (as Hope Cladwell), Julie Jupp (as Old Woman/Josephine Strong), Mark Meadows (as Senator Fipp), Joel Montague (as Male Swing 1), Jo Napthine (as Female Swing 2) and Matthew Seadon-Young (Ras obbie The Stockfish/UGC Executive 1).

Newly announced for the production are Marc Elliott, best known for his role on TV's "EastEnders" as Syed Msood, as Mr. McQueen as well as Karis Jack (Little Sally), Aaron Lee Lambert (Billy Boy Bill), Jeff Nicholson (Tiny Tom), Adam Pearce (Officer Barrel), with Chris Bennett, Alasdair Buchan and Charlotte Scott as swings.

To book tickets, contact the box office on 0844 264 2140 or visit www.urinetown.co.uk for more details.