PHOTO CALL: Jenna Russell, Hannah Waddingham and More in Outdoor UK Into the Woods

By Matthew Blank
August 13, 2010

Tony Award nominee Jenna Russell, Hannah Waddingham and the voice of Dame Judi Dench are featured in an outdoor staging of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into the Woods playing the Regent's Open Air Theatre in London.



Dench provides the voice of the Giant, reprising a role she filled in the 2002 revival at the Broadhurst Theatre on Broadway.

Director Timothy Sheader's cast features Valda Aviks as Granny, Ethan Beer as Narrator, Billy Boyle as Mysterious Man, Gaye Brown as Cinderella's Stepmother, Marilyn Cutts as Jack's Mother, Helen Dallimore as Cinderella, Alice Fearn as Rapunzel, Amy Griffiths as Lucinda, Mark Goldthorp as Steward, Mark Hadfield as Baker, Eddie Manning as Narrator Amy Ellen Richardson as Florinda, Beverly Rudd as Little Red Riding Hood, Jenna Russell as Baker's Wife, Ben Stott as Jack, Joshua Swinney as Narrator, Simon Thomas as Rapunzel's Prince, Hannah Waddingham as The Witch, Gemma Wardle as Cinderella's Mother and Michael Xavier as Wolf and Cinderella's Prince.

Here is a look at the show, currently booking through Sept. 11:

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Alice Fearn and Hannah Waddingham
Photo by Catherine Ashmore



For tickets, contact the box office on 0844 826 4242, or visit www.openairtheatre.com.