Rehearsal images have been released for the upcoming UK tour of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang which opens at the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton on 10th February 2016. Check out the images below (click picture to enlarge).
The cast for the first leg of the tour includes Jason Manford (The Producers/ Sweeney Todd) as Caractacus Potts, Martin Kemp (EastEnders/The Homecoming) as the Childcatcher, Amy Griffiths (Everyman/Stephen Ward) as Truly Scrumptious, Phill Jupitus (The Producers/Hairspray) as Lord Scrumptious/Baron Bomburst, Michelle Collins (EastEnders/Coronation Street) as Baroness Bomburst and Andy Hockley (The Phantom Of The Opera) as Grandpa Potts.
Ewen Cummins plays The Toymaker/Mr Coggins with Sam Harrison as Boris and Scott Paige as Goran. Completing the cast are: Kathryn Barnes, Rosanna Bates, Alex Louize Bird, Abigail Climer, Jade Davies, Matt Gillett, Ewan Gillies, Joanna Goodwin, Nathan Vaughan Harris, Christopher D Hunt, Paul Iveson, Nia Jermin, Kelsie-Rae Marshall, Mollie Melia-Redgrave, Perry O’Dea, Matt Overfield, Ross Russell, Craig Turner and Robert Wilkes. Choreography is by Stephen Mear with direction from James Brining and design by Simon Higlett.
Photo Credit: Alastair Muir