Casting has been announced for the Manchester International Festival's run of wonder.land, a new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll’s iconic Alice in Wonderland.
Music is by Damon Albarn with book and lyrics by Moira Buffini. The production is directed by the National Theatre's Rufus Norris.
The MIF cast will include Sam Archer, Lois Chimimba, Rob Compton, Rosalie Craig (pictured right), Ivan De Freitas, Luke Fetherston, Hal Fowler, Anna Francolini, Lorraine Graham, Paul Hilton, Karina Hind, Holly James, Sam Mackay, Daisy Maywood, Enyi Okoronkwo, David Page, Golda Rosheuvel, Cydney Uffindell-Phillips and Witney White.
wonder.land is a Manchester International Festival/National Theatre co-production. Commissioned by Manchester International Festival, National Theatre and the Théâtre du Châtelet.
The creative team includes: Rae Smith (Set Designer), 59 Productions (Projections), Katrina Lindsay (Costume Designer), Paule Constable (Lighting Designer), Paul Arditti (Sound Designer), Javier De Frutos (Choreographer), David Shrubsole (Music Supervisor) and James Bonas (Associate Director).
wonder.land opens at the Manchester Palace Theatre on 2nd July (previews from 29th June) and runs until 12th July. The show then transfers to the National Theatre from 27th November where the production is booking until 31st January.