Cast update for Posh by Laura Wade at Duke of York's
Casting has been announced for the West End transfer of Laura Wade's Posh, which opens at the Duke of York's Theatre 23 May 2012, following previews from 11 May - running to 4 Aug 2012.
The play will feature most of the original cast that performed at the Royal Court Downstairs in Apr/May 2010, including Simon Shepherd (Jeremy), Leo Bill (Alistair Ryle), Jolyon Coy (Toby Maitland), Richard Goulding (George Balfour), Henry Lloyd-Hughes (Dimitri Mitropoulos), Charlotte Lucas (Charlie), Joshua Mcguire (Guy Bellingfield), Tom Mison (James Leighton- Masters).
New cast members are Pip Carter (Hugo Fraser-Tyrwhitt), Edward Killingback (Miles Richards), Max Bennett (Harry Villiers), Harry Lister Smith (Ed Montgomery) , Jessica Ransom (Rachel), Steffan Rhodri (Chris) .
It is directed by Lyndsey Turner, designed by Anthony Ward, lighting by Charles Balfour, sound by David McSeveney.
In an oak-panelled room in Oxford, ten young bloods with cut-glass vowels and deep pockets are meeting, intent on restoring their right to rule. Members of an elite student dining society, the boys are bunkering down for a wild night of debauchery, decadence and bloody good wine. But this isn’t just a jolly: they’re planning a revolution. Welcome to the Riot Club.