The previously announced Rufus Hound, who will take over the lead role of lovable chancer Francis Henshall, will be joined by new cast members Sam Alexander, Ian Burfield, Amy Cudden, Harry Kershaw, Kelly Price and Hugh Sachs.
In addition, Martin Barrass will return to the production to play Alfie, and current cast members David Benson, Rhona Croker and Derek Elroy will continue. Mensah Bediako, Owen Brazendale, Gillian Budd, Max Hutchinson, Tom Lorcan, Aimee Parkes and Claire Sundin complete the ensemble.
The play, adapted by Richard Bean from Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, is directed by Nicholas Hytner and has songs by Grant Olding, performed by The Craze. The physical comedy director is Cal McCrystal, with designs by Mark Thompson, lighting by Mark Henderson, sound design by Paul Arditti, fight direction by Kate Waters and choreography and associate direction by Adam Penford.
To book tickets, contact the National Theatre box office on 020 7452 3000 or visit www.nationaltheatre.org.uk; or contact the theatre box office on 020 7930 8800, or visit www.trh.co.uk.