The production will play at The Other Palace from the 30th August.
Joining the previously announced Natasha J Barnes (Cordelia), Daniel Boys (Marvin), Matt Cardle (Mendel), Gemma Knight-Jones (Charlotte), Laura Pitt-Pulford (Trina) and Oliver Savile (Whizzer), it has been confirmed that Albert Atack, George Kennedy, Elliot Morris and James Williams will be sharing the role of Jason in the UK premiere of the Tony Award winning musical by William Finn (Music, Lyrics & Book) and James Lapine (Book).
Directed and choreographed by Tara Overfield-Wilkinson, the creative team for the production includes designs by PJ McEvoy, lighting by Nic Farman, sound by Chris Whybrow, musical direction by Richard John, musical supervision by Mark Crossland and is produced by Selladoor Worldwide.
This Tony Award winning musical follows a modern family revolving around the life of a gay man Marvin, his wife, his lover, his soon to be bar mitzvahed son, their psychiatrist, and the lesbian neighbours.
William Finn and James Lapine’s musical won two Tony Awards including Best Book of a Musical and Best Original Score. Finn’s other credits includes In Trousers, March of the Falsettos and Falsettoland (Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Musical, two Los Angeles Drama Critic’s Awards, two Drama Desk Awards, the Lucille Lortel Award, and Guggenheim Fellowship in Musical Composition). Meanwhile, Lapine has written the book for and directed Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday In The Park With George, Into The Woods and Passion, as well as the recent Broadway show, Sondheim On Sondheim.