Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical will play at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre from the 31st July.
Running from the 31st July until the 25th September, this new revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical is directed by Timothy Sheader.
Featuring songs such as ‘If I Loved You’ and ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’, Carousel is based on Ferenc Molnar’s Play “Liliom” as adapted by Benjamin F. Glazer. It revolves around carousel barker Billy Bigelow, whose romance with millworker Julie Jordan comes at the price of both their jobs.
The cast for this latest revival is set to include: Carly Bawden (Julie Jordan), Declan Bennett (Billy Bigelow), John Pfumojena (Enoch Snow), Joanna Riding (Nettie Fowler) and Natasha May Thomas (Louise Bigelow) are Brendan Charleson (Mr Bascombe), Jo Eaton-Kent (Mrs Mullin), Sam Mackay (Jigger Craigin), Ediz Mahmut (Young Enoch) and Christina Modestou (Carrie Pipperidge).
Meanwhile, the ensemble is set to include: Chanelle Anthony, Craig Armstrong, William Atkinson, Shay Barclay, Sarah Benbelaid, Madeline Charlemagne, Freya Field, Sebastian Goffin, Amie Hibbert, Tim Hodges, Lukas Hunt, Tessa Kadler, Lindsay McAllister, Matthew McKenna, Jack Mitchell, Charlotte Riby, Lisa Ritchie and Daisy West.
This new revival has been created by Joanna Bowman (associate director), Lucy Casson (casting director), Tom Deering (musical supervisor and orchestrator), Mark Dickman (associate musical director), Molly Einchcomb (co-costume designer), Annie May Fletcher (creative team associate – sound), Barbara Houseman (season associate director/voice and text director), Nick Lidster (sound designer), Simisola Majekodunmi (creative team associate – lighting), Aideen Malone (lighting designer), Drew McOnie (choreographer), Ebony Molina (associate choreographer), Verity Naughton (children’s casting director), James Orange (casting director), Tom Scutt (set designer and co-costume designer),Jacob Sparrow (casting director) and Kate Waters (fight director).
Carousel will play at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre from the 31st July until the 25th September.