It has been confirmed that the actor will join the cast in the production until the end of the show’s run at the Theatre Royal Haymarket on the 24th November.
Talking about the news Nathan Amzi said: “I have loved jumping in becoming a part of this incredibly talented company! They are a true theatre family from the producers, creatives, cast, through every department. It’s been the fastest rehearsal I’ve ever had to performance, which was only possible with this extraordinary team. When I saw the show as an audience member it blew me away, it’s high-octane fun, full of heart backed by a stellar company. So to join their family is a joy.”
He joins Carrie Hope-Fletcher reprising her role as Veronica Sawyer for the strictly limited run. They are joined on stage with: Jodie Steele (Chandler), T’Shan Williams (Duke) and Sophie Isaacs (McNamara), alongside Jamie Muscato as rebellious transfer student Jason Dean (JD), Chris Chung (Kurt Kelly), Dominic Anderson (Ram Sweeney), Jenny O’Leary (Martha Dunnstock), Rebecca Lock (Ms. Flemming), Jon Boydon (Kurt’s Dad), Alex James Hatton (Officer Milner), Charlotte Jaconelli (Stoner Chick), Lauren Drew (New Wave Girl), Olivia Moore (Young Rerepublicanette), and Sergio Pasquariello (Officer McCord). The cast will be completed by Hugh Maynard (Ram’s Dad), John Lumsen (Hipster Dork) and Merryl Ansah (Drama Cub Drama Queen).
The actor’s previous credits includes: Prom Queen at The Other Palace, Disney’s Aladdin at the Prince Edward Theatre, In The Heights at Kings Cross Theatre, Dinner with Saddam at the Menier Chocolate Factory, In The Heights at Southwark Playhouse, Urinetown at the Apollo Theatre, Rock of Ages at the Shaftesbury and Garrick Theatre, Merry Wives of Windsor at Shakespeare’s Globe, A Small Family Business, The Rocky Horror Show and Miss Saigon.
Heathers is directed by Andy Fickman, with choreography by Gary Lloyd, design by David Shields, lighting by Ben Cracknell, sound by Dan Samson and casting by Will Burton. The production is produced by Bill Kenwright and Paul Taylor Mills.
Heathers the Musical will play at the Theatre Royal Haymarket until the 24th November. To book tickets click here or visit: Ticketmaster.co.uk, Encore tickets, See Tickets, Love Theatre.com, Theatre Tickets Direct.co.uk or From the Box Office.