Clive Rowe joins 'The Prince of Egypt' cast as Jethro
The Olivier Award winner will play a limited engagement in the production from 1 July-16 Oct.
The Prince of Egypt has found its Jethro. Clive Rowe will join the cast as the Biblical priest in the Stephen Schwartz musical for a limited run. Rowe will appear in the musical, based on the DreamWorks Animation film, from 1 July-16 Oct. Tickets to The Prince of Egypt in London are available now.
The Olivier Award winner and West End favourite has had a long career onstage and onscreen, from making his debut in Nicholas Hynter's production of Carousel to winning his Olivier for his performance as Nicely-Nicely Johnson in Richard Eyre's revival of Guys and Dolls. He has appeared onscreen in show varying from The Evermoor Chronicles to Doctor Who: Voyage of the Damned.
Rowe will join a cast of 43, led by Luke Brady (Moses), Liam Tamne (Ramses), Christine Allado (Tzipporah), Alexia Khadime (Miriam), Joe Dixon (Seti), Debbie Kurup (Tuya), Clive Rowe (Jethro), Mercedesz Csampai (Yocheved), Adam Pearce (Hotep) and Silas Wyatt-Barke (Aaron). Tanisha Spring (Nefertari) will star in The Prince of Egypt to 16 September.
The cast is completed by Simbi Akande, Casey Al-Shaqsy, Joe Atkinson, Danny Becker, Felipe Bejarano, Pàje Campbell, Catherine Cornwall, Adam Filipe, Soophia Foroughi, Natalie Green, Jack Harrison-Cooper, Kalene Jeans, Christian Knight, Jessica Lee, Oliver Lidert, Daniel Luiz, Jay Marsh, Scott Maurice, Carly Miles, Alice Readie, Samuel Sarpong-Broni, Christopher Short, Molly Smith, Ricardo Walker, Danny Williams, Niko Wirachman and Sasha Woodward together with young performers Cian Eagle-Service, Maiya Eastmond, Jersey Blu Georgia, Taylor Jenkins, Mia Lakha, George Menezes Cutts, Iman Pabani and Vishal Soni.
Based on the animated film, The Prince of Egypt tells the Biblical story of Moses. Featuring a score by Schwartz, with songs like "When You Believe" and "Through Heaven's Eyes," the production is directed by Scott Schwartz and choreographed by Scott Cheesman, featuring a book by Philip LaZebnik.
The Prince of Egypt will restart performances at the Dominion Theatre in the West End on 1 July, after being closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Prince of Egypt is at the Dominion Theatre from 1 July.