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Great Expectations at Vaudeville Theatre from 1 Feb 2013
The touring production of Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens, adapted for the stage by Jo Clifford, opens in London's West End's Vaudeville Theatre 6 Feb 2013, following previews from 1 Feb - booking to 1 June 2013
Cast includes Paula Wilcox (Miss Havisham), Jack Ellis (Jaggers), Chris Ellison (Magwitch), Paul Nivison (Adult Pip), Grace Rowe (Estella), Taylor Jay-Davies (Young Pip).
It is directd by Graham McLaren, designed by Robin Peoples, lighting by Kai Fischer, costumes by Annie Gosney and Graham McLaren, sound by Matt McKenzie. Produced by Bruce Athol MacKinnon on behalf of Beckman Unicorn Ltd & Satis House Productions Ltd.
As Pip unravels the truth behind his own ‘great expectations’ in his quest to become a gentleman, the mysteries of the past and the convolutions of fate serve to steer him towards maturity and his most important discovery of all - the truth about himself.