NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Mike Bartlett’s Snowflake

The London premiere of Mike Bartlett’s new play will take place at the Kiln Theatre from the 10th December.

Full casting has been announced Clare Lizzimore’s production of Mike Bartlett’s new play Snowflake, which transfers to London’s Kiln Theatre following on from a run at the Old Fire Station in Oxford.

Reprising their roles from the run in Oxford, Elliot Levy (Andy) and Ellen Robertson (Maya) will also be joined by Amber James (Natalie).

Ellen Robertson’s theatre work includes Snowflake (Old Fire Station, Oxford). Robertson and her comedy partner, Charly Clive, have recently completed the second sold-out run of their debut show Britney at the Battersea Arts Centre – the production first played at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Soho Theatre and The VAULT Festival. Together they are developing a scripted television project with Pure producers Drama Republic. 

Elliot Levy’s theatre credits includes: Three Sisters (Almeida Theatre), Snowflake (Old Fire Station, Oxford), Mary Stuart (Duke of York’s Theatre), Saint Joan, Coriolanus (Donmar Warehouse), The Mighty Walzer (Royal Exchange Manchester) and  The Ruling Class (Trafalgar Studios).

Amber James is known for her roles in Vassa (Almeida Theatre), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre), A Streetcar Named Desire (ETT), Antony and Cleopatra, Titus Andronicus and Dido, Queen of Carthage (RSC), Two Gentlemen of Verona (Shakespeare’s Globe & International tour), Much Ado About Nothing (Queen’s Theatre) and The Gathered Leaves (Park Theatre). 

Andy’s 43. He loves nostalgic TV and pints down the pub. His daughter Maya is 21. She left home three years ago and hasn’t spoken to him since. This Christmas, Andy knows she’s coming back – Maya knows she’s not.

Snowflake is an epic story about generational conflict, fathers and daughters, and whether we’re living in the best or worst of times…

It has also been announced that the production is extending is run for an additional week and is now booking until the 25th January 2020.

As well as being directed by Clare Lizzimore, the creative team for the production includes: designs by Jeremy Herbert, lighting design by Jessica Hung Han Yun and sound design by Elena Pena.

Snowflake will play at the Kiln Theatre from the 10th December until the 25th January 2020.

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