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...
Full cast announced for How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying at Wilton's Music Hall
Full cast includes Marc Pickering and Hannah Grover.
Full casting has now been announced for the upcoming fringe revival of the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying which runs at Wilton's Music Hall from 8 to 22 April 2017.
Joining the previously announced Marc Pickering, Hannah Grover, Lizzi Hills and Geri Allen will be Andrew C Wadsworth as JB Biggley, Maisey Bawden as Miss Jones, Daniel Graham as Bud Frump, Richard Emerson as Mr Twimble, Matthew Whitby and Nuwan Hugh Perera.
Presented by Nicholas Thompson Productions and Tarquin Productions it is directed by Benji Sperring with designs by Mike Lees, musical direction by Benjamin Ferguson, lighting design by Nic Farman and choreography by Lucie Pankhurst.
Featuring music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and a book by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert, How to Succeed... is based on the book of the same name by Shepherd Mead and follows aspiring business executive J.Pierrepont Finch as he finds a copy of the book and uses it to guide his way up the slippery corporate ladder. The musical originally ran on Broadway for 1,417 performances at the 46th Street Theatre in 1961 and won seven Tony Awards, the New York Drama Critics Circle award, and the 1962 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
Holly Kendrick, Executive Director at Wilton’s said of the production: "I can’t wait to see such an iconic and loved Broadway show come to Wilton’s – this is the biggest London production since the show opened here in 1963 and we’re thrilled to be part of it. It’s wonderful to have such a talented cast of actors to bring it to life.”
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying tickets are now on sale.