The production will play as part of The Barn Theatre’s Barnfest outdoor theatre festival.
Casting has been confirmed for the upcoming production of the Kander & Ebb musical revue The World Goes ‘Round.
Directed by Kirk Jameson, the cast is set to include: George Arvidson (The Outpost, Les Miserables), Jenny Fitzpatrick (Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, Ghost), Nick Barstow (Zorro, Just So), Rosalind Ford (Once, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button) and Ryan Carter (Motown The Musical, The Boy Friend).
The World Goes ‘Round,conceived by Susan Stroman, David Thompson & Scott Ellis,follows five individuals as they find themselves careening through the world of love, babies and coffee. From Cabaret to Chicago, the Drama Desk award-winning revue features unforgettable gems, including “Mr. Cellophane”, “Maybe This Time”, “Cabaret” and “New York, New York”, seamlessly interwoven into a passionate, harmonious, up-tempo evening of musical theatre.
Featuring some of the best known songs from Kander & Ebb’s hit musicals including Chicago and Cabaret, The World Goes ‘Round will run for two weeks from the 24th August until the 5th September.
The theatre will be adhering stringently to all government guidelines during the festival and have released further details and information regarding the venue and procedures to keep audiences, staff and performers safe on their website. Areas will be divided into pods which individuals or families can purchase. Pricing for pods begins at £40 for up to 4 people with disability and premium options are also available. There are also 5 limited two-person pods per performance at a reduced price.
Other shows in the line up for the Barnfest include Outlander star Rosie Day in Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon (10th-15th August) and EastEnders star Aaron Sidwell in Scoot Theatre’s reimagined production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream (29th-30th August).
The World Goes ‘Round will play as part of Barnfest the outdoor Theatre festival from the 24th August until the 5th September.