Casting has been confirmed for the upcoming West End production of The Exorcist, running at the Phoenix Theatre from the 20th October.
Forty five years on since William Peter Blatty’s novel was first published, The Exorcist will arrive at the Phoenix Theatre to terrify a whole new generation from October.
Today, casting has been confirmed for the upcoming production which is set to include Jenny Seagrove as Chris MacNeil opposite Peter Bowles as Father Lankester Merrin, Adam Garcia as Father Damien Karras, Clare Louise Connolly as Regan, Todd Boyce as Doctor Strong, Mitchell Mullen as Doctor Klein, Elliot Harper as Father Joe and Tristram Wymark as Burke.
This new theatrical experience is directed by Sean Mathias and has been adapted for the stage by John Pielmeier.
When the medical profession fails to provide answers to young Regan’s strange symptoms her desperate mother Chris turns to a local priest for help. But before Father Damien can tackle what’s before him, he must overcome his own shaken beliefs, as this fight is for more than just one girl’s soul…
The Exorcist is designed by Olivier Award-winning Designer Anna Fleischle (Hangmen), Lighting Design by Philip Gladwell (Five Guys Named Moe), Composition and Sound Design by Adam Cork (London Road), Projection Design by Jon Driscoll and Gemma Carrington (Brief Encounter) and Illusion Design is by Ben Hart (Impossible).
The Exorcist will play at the Phoenix Theatre from the 20th October and is booking until the 10th March 2018. To book tickets visit: http://lovelondonloveculture.entstix.com/tickets/the-exorcist