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Full cast announced for Breakfast at Tiffany's
Full cast announced for Breakfast at Tiffany’s
The full cast has been announced for Samuel Adamson's new stage adaptation of Truman Capote's Breakfast at Tiffany’s , which opens at the Theatre Royal Haymarket Theatre 29 Sep 2009, following previews from 9 Sep - booking to 9 Jan 2010.
Joining previously mentioned Anna Friel (Holly Golightly) & Joseph Cross (William ‘Fred’ Parsons) is James Dreyfus (O J Berman), Suzanne Bertish (Madama Spanella), Dermot Crowley (Joe Bell), John Ramm (Doc Golightly), James Bradshaw (Rusty Trawler), Gwendoline Christie (Mag Wildwood), Felix D’Alviella (Jose Ybarra-Jaegar), Nicholas Goh (Mr Yunioshi), Natalie Klamar (Middy Munson), David Phelan (Sid Arbuck), Paul Courtney Hyu (Ensemble), Annie Hemingway (Ensemble), Sam Hoare (Ensemble),
James Dreyfus is well known for his role in the TV series Gimme Gimme Gimme. On stage he has appeared in Donkey’s Years at the Comedy Theatre, in Cabaret at the Lyric Theatre and in The Producers as Carmen Gia at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
It is directed by Sean Mathias, designs & costumes by Anthony Ward, presented by Chambord, and is produced by Colin Ingram by arrangement with The Theatre Royal Haymarket Company.
New York City, 1943. William ‘Fred’ Parsons, a young writer from Louisiana, meets Miss Holly Golightly, a charming, vivacious and utterly elusive good-time girl. Everyone falls in love with Holly, including William - but he is poor, and Holly needs rich. Will she marry Rusty, playboy millionaire? Or Jose, the future president of Brazil? As war rages in Europe, Holly begins to fall in love with William - and then her past catches up with her…