Further casting for the West End debut of Bill Rosenfield’s 46 Beacon, which opens for previews at the Trafalgar Studios from the 5th April, has been confirmed.
It has been announced that Oliver Coopersmith (Netflix’s I-Boy ) and Jay Taylor (Donkey Punch, Nell Gwynn and Wolf Hall/Bring up the Bodies) will star in the West End premiere of Bill Rosenfield’s 46 Beacon, playing the roles of Robert and Alan.
The address is 46 Beacon. The place is 1970s Boston. Alan and Robert spend a balmy July evening hoping for a connection, emotional or physical? 46 Beacon charts their quest in Bill Rosenfield’s fresh, funny and moving script.Set within a theatrical hotel, Robert has invited Alan back to his room and although they are at different stages of their lives, they each have something the other yearns for. But are they willing to give it?46 Beacon is the story of that night your life was forever changed.
This West End debut will be directed by Alexander Lass, with set and costume designs by Ruth Hall. It is produced by Oli Sones and Ed Sinke.
Drama Desk and Richard Rodgers Award winner Bill Rosenfield’s other credits includes True Fans (The Abbey, Orlando/Blank Theatre LA Living Room Series), Sunshine and Shadow (Blank Theatre LA, Living Room Series), Let Me (Asolo Theatre, Sarasota Florida, Unplugged Series) and the award-winning one act Bridal Terrorism.
Director Alexander Lass’s previous credits include Chips With Everything (Farrer Theatre), Giant Leap (Pleasance, Edinburgh), Young Bloods (RADA Festival), Scenes on the Sand (Arcola Tent), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (LAMDA Summer School), and Skeletons (Orange Tree Theatre). He was also recently associate director on Sean Mathias’ production of No Man’s Land (UK Tour and West End), starring Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart.
46 Beacon will play at the Trafalgar Studios 2 from the 5th to the 29th April. To book tickets visit ATG Tickets.