Sutton Foster to reprise Tony-winning role in 'Anything Goes' at the Barbican
The two-time Tony Award winner will replace the previously announced Megan Mullaly as Reno Sweeney in the West End production.
She's the top! Sutton Foster will come to the London stage this summer in Anything Goes. Sutton Foster will replace the previously announced Megan Mullally, who has sustained an injury and will no longer be able to perform, in the run at the Barbican Theatre, which is set to start performances on 23 July.
Foster starred in the 2011 Broadway revival of the Cole Porter and P.G. Wodehouse musical, and she won her second Tony Award for her performance. This is a London transfer of that Tony-winning production and will mark Foster's West End debut.
She will join the previously announced Felicity Kendal, Gary Wilmot, and Robert Lindsay in the production, which is directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall.
The full cast includes Samuel Edwards, Nicole-Lily Baisden, Carly Mercedes Dyer, Haydn Oakley, Martin Callaghan, Jon Chew, Clive Hayward, Alistair So, Marc Akinfolarin, Simon Anthony, Georgie Ashford, Vivien Carter, Natalie Chua, Eamonn Cox, Jordan Crouch, Frances Dee, Charlene Ford, Selina Hamilton, Maddie Harper, Michael Lin, Robbie McMillan, Tom Partridge, Jack Wilcox, Alexandra Wright, George Beet, Gabrielle Cocca, Emily Ormiston and Liam Wrate
Foster is also set to star opposite Hugh Jackman in the Broadway revival of The Music Man, which is set to begin performances at the Winter Garden Theatre in December. Watch Foster perform the title number at the 2011 Tony Awards below.
Article updated: 8 June 2021