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‘How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying’, starring Tracie Bennett, reveals full cast

The Pulitzer Prize-winning musical follows one person’s climb up the corporate ladder to become a business executive. The musical opens at Southwark Playhouse next month.

Sophie Thomas
Sophie Thomas

Discover the brotherhood of man — the full How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying London cast. The musical begins previews at Southwark Playhouse Borough on 12 May, with an opening night on 16 May, and performances to 17 June.

Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert’s musical follows J. Pierrepont Finch as they climb the corporate ladder from a window washer to a high-powered executive. Frank Loesser’s original score includes “Brotherhood of Man” and “The Company Way.”

The two-time Olivier-winning actress Tracie Bennett plays J. B. Biggley, with Michelle Visage narrating the handbook. Georgie Rankcom directs Gabrielle Friedman as J. Pierrepont Finch, alonsgide Annie Aitken as Hedy LaRue, Taylor Bradshaw as Mr Bert Bratt, Allie Daniel as Rosemary Pilkington, Elliot Gooch as Bud Frump, Grace Kanyamibwa as Miss Jones, Danny Lane as Mr Twimble/Mr Wally Womper, Milo McCarthy as Mr Milton Gatch, and Verity Power as Smitty.

The show features choreography by Alexzandra Sarmiento, set and costume design by Sophia Pardon, lighting design by Lucía Sánchez Roldán, and sound design by Jake Johnson.

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