Ever since it premiered at The Old Vic in London in 2016, the rumour mill has been rife with talk about if and when Tim Minchin’s musical...
As You Like It at the White Bear Theatre
Cast includes Kate Bancroft (Phebe), Jeryl Burgess (Duke Frederick), Gabrielle Curtis (Celia), Martin Foreman (Charles the Wrestler/Jaques de Boys), Kate Glover (Jaques), Jeffrey Ho (Silvius), Clare Langford (Rosalind), Catriona Mackenzie (Amiens), Kimberley Maloney (Le Beau/Audrey), Brian Merry (Adam/Sir Oliver Martext), Owen Nolan (Corin), Tracey Pickup (Amiens), Yvonne Riley (Duke Senior), Will Wheeler (Orlando), Ryan Wichert (Oliver), Daniel Yabut (Touchstone).
Banished from court, Rosalind disguises herself as a young man and flees to the Forest of Arden, where she becomes entangled in a game of love and mistaken identity. Music, mayhem, melancholy, plenty of romance, and a touch of political philosophy shape this production, set in a modern-day Arden—London’s own tent city—against the background of St. Paul’s Cathedral and the City.