Dates confirmed for Tim Minchin's Groundhog Day at the Old Vic starring Andy Karl
Dates have been confirmed for Tim Minchin's musical adaptation of Groundhog Day at the Old Vic.
With book by Danny Rubin and choreography by Peter Darling, the musical is directed by Matthew Warchus who previously collaborated with Minchin on Matilda.
The show will open at the Old Vic on 16th August 2016 (previews from 11th July). Tickets go on priority sale today (10th March) and general sale from 12th April 2016.
As previously reported, it has been officially confirmed that Broadway actor Andy Karl will lead the cast as Phil with further casting to be announced.
Karl received Tony nominations for his performances in the Broadway productions of On the Twentieth Century and Rocky. His additional Broadway credits include Mystery of Edwin Drood, Jersey Boys, Wicked, 9 to 5, Legally Blonde, The Wedding Singer and Saturday Night Fever. Groundhog Day will open on Broadway at a to-be-announced theatre on 9th March 2017 (previews from 23rd January) starring Karl.