The complete casting for the Fiddler on the Roof at the Playhouse Theatre has been announced, transferring from the Menier Chocolate Factory to the West End. Andy Nyman will reprise his performance as Tevye, with previous stage credits including Assassins and Abigail’s Party, as well as co-writing Ghost Stories, which will soon be performed at Lyric Hammersmith.
This is suddenly a golden age for the forever-classics of musical theatre, from London where Sondheim's Company and Follies have both had spellbinding reinventions, to Broadway where there are currently revelatory revivals of My Fair Lady, Oklahoma! and Kiss Me, Kate. And now, hot on the heels of an Off-Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof - performed, for the first time, in Yiddish, the... Read more