Rehearsal images have been released for Red Velvet which is transferring to the West End as part of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's season at the Garrick Theatre. Check out the images below (click picture to enlarge).
Written by Lolita Chakrabarti with direction by Indhu Rubasingham, Red Velvet previously ran at the Tricycle Theatre in 2012 before transferring returning to the venue in 2014 followed by a run at St Ann’s Warehouse in New York.
Adrian Lester leads the cast as Ira Aldridge, starring alongside Ayesha Antoine (Connie), Simon Chandler (Bernard Warde/Terence), Alexander Cobb (Henry Forrester/Casimir), Mark Edel-Hunt (Charles Kean), Emun Elliott (Pierre Laporte), Charlotte Lucas (Ellen Tree), Caroline Martin (Halina Wozniak/Margaret Aldridge) and Amy Morgan (Betty Lovell).
Photo Credit: Johan Persson