‘Little Women’ announces London cast, including Savannah Stevenson
The London premiere of Little Women opens at the Park Theatre next month.
The full cast for the London premiere of Little Women at the Park Theatre has been named. Little Women begins previews at the Park Theatre on 11 November, with an opening night on 17 November and performances to 19 December.
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s nineteenth-century novel of the same name, Little Women follows the four March sisters: Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy in Civil War America. The Little Women musical features a book by Allan Knee, music by Jason Howland and lyrics by Mindi Dickstein.
The four sisters will be played by Lydia White as Jo, Hana Ichijo as Meg, Anastasia Martin as Beth and Mary Moore as Amy. Ryan Bennett will play Professor Bhaer, with Sev Keoshgerian as Laurie, Bernadine Pritchett as Aunt March, Brian Protheroe as Mr Lawrence, Lejaun Sheppard as John Brooke and Savannah Stevenson as Marmee. Liv Andrusier completes the company.
Little Women is directed by Bronagh Logan, with scenic and costume design by Nik Corrall, choreography by Sarah Golding, lighting design by Ben M Rogers and sound design by Paul Gavin.
Little Women was first produced on Broadway in 2005, starring Sutton Foster as Jo. The musical then received its UK premiere in 2017 at the Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester.
Photo credits: Savannah Stevenson and Lydia White (Photos courtesy of Amanda Malpass PR)