Casting has been announced for our production of Just So – The Musical, 5th December 2018 – 13th January 2019.
As rehearsals begin, we are delighted to announce our cast talented cast of actor-musicians! Stiles and Drewe (Honk! and Mary Poppins) bring us an imaginatively empowering piece of theatre in Just So. Set to an eclectic, upbeat score; Kipling’s Just So Stories are woven with wit and imagination into a song-filled journey through the jungle.
The exciting cast include Olivier-award winning Matthew Kelly, best known for television and stage acting and presenting family favourites Stars In Their Eyes and Game For a Laugh. Having appeared in several West End productions; Of Mice and Men, Waiting For Godot, Funny Peculiar and Sign of the Times to name a few, as The Voice of Pau Amma The Crab.
Lewis Cornay as Elephant’s Child, most recently starring as Michael Banks in Mary Poppins( Prince Edward Theatre), Kurt Von-Trapp in The Sound of Music (London Palladium), Louis Leonowens in The King And I (Royal Albert Hall); The Oliviers In Concert (Royal Festival Hall); Ryder in Paw Patrol Live (UK arena tour).
Molly Lynch as Kolokolo Bird, recently starring as Anne Bronte in Wasted (Southwark Playhouse), Betty Schaefer in Sunset Boulevard (Leicester Curve & UK Tour), Poppy in A Weekend in the country (Cooper Hall) and Chava in Fiddler on the roof (BBC Proms/Grange Park Opera).
The full cast includes: Duncan Drury (Antipholus of Ephesus), Dylan Wynford (Grand Hotel, Into The Woods), Evie Rose Lane (9 to 5 the musical), Grant Urquhart (Godspell – Camden Fringe), Imogen Halsey (Mess, Much Ado About Hero), Kiran Patel (Lock Up Your Daughters, Henry IV, Princess Phyllida’s Fornight), Lewis Cornay (Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, The King & I), Matthew Kelly (Of Mice and Men, Waiting for Godot, Sign of the Times), Molly Lynch (Sunset Boulevard, Carousel, Fiddler on the Roof), Michaela Stern (Priscilla Queen of The Desert, Blondel, Sister Act, Soho Cinders) and Rosalind Ford (The Little Mermaid, Oranges and Elephants).