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Casting announced for Posh By Laura Wade at Royal Court
Casting has been announced for Posh, by Laura Wade, which opens at the Royal Court Downstairs, on 15 April 2010, following previews from 9 April 2010 - running to 22 May 2010.
The cast are: Simon Shepherd (Jeremy), Leo Bill (Alistair Ryle), Fiona Button (Rachel), Jolyon Coy (Toby Maitland), David Dawson (Hugo Fraser- Tyrwhitt), Richard Goulding (George Balfour), Harry Hadden-Paton (Harry Villiers), Kit Harington (Ed Montgomery), Henry Lloyd-Hughes (Dimitri Mitropoulos), Charlotte Lucas (Charlie), Joshua Mcguire (Guy Bellingfield), Tom Mison (James Leighton- Masters),James Norton (Miles Richards), Daniel Ryan (Chris)
Directed by Lyndsey Turner, designed by Anthony Ward, lighting by Paule Constable, 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 the last huzzah: they’re planning a takeover. Welcome to the Riot Club.