Full casting and creative team have been announced or the European première of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Allegro.
The show opens at the Southwark Playhouse on 11th August (previews from 5th August) for a six week season until 10th September 2016. Director Thom Southerland is working on a new adaptation of the book.
Allegro will star Katie Bernstein (Emily West), Emily Bull (Jennie Brinker), David Delve (Ned Brinker), Julia J Nagle (Marjorie Taylor), Dylan Turner (Charlie Townsend), Susan Travers (Grandma Taylor), Gary Tushaw (Joseph Taylor Jr) and Steve Watts (Dr Taylor).
The cast is completed by Cassandra McCowan, Matthew McDonald, Louise Olley, Benjamin Purkiss, Jacqueline Tate, Samuel Thomas, Leah West and Matthew Woodyatt.
Orchestrations are by Mark Cumberland with musical direction by Dean Austin, choreography by Lee Proud, set by Anthony Lamble, costume by Jonathan Lipman, lighting by Derek Anderson and sound by Andrew Johnson. Casting is by producer Danielle Tarento.