‘Vardy v Rooney: The Wagatha Christie Trial’ announces West End cast

The modern courtroom drama heads to the Ambassadors Theatre.

Sophie Thomas
Sophie Thomas

It’s………. a West End cast. Find out who will star in Vardy v Rooney: The Wagatha Christie Trial at the Ambassadors Theatre from 6 April to 20 May.

The Vardy v. Rooney play follows the week-long court case between footballers wives Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney, and how social media took over the headlines. Liv Hennessy adapts seven days of High Court transcripts.

Lisa Spirling directs Lucy May Barker as Rebekah Vardy, Laura Dos Santos as Coleen Rooney, Jonathan Broadbent as Hugh Tomlinson QC, Tom Turner as David Sherborne and Nathan McMullen playing multiple roles including Wayne Rooney and Jamie Vardy. Further casting is to be announced.

The show features design by Polly Sullivan, composition and sound design by Richard Hammarton, and assistant direction by Lizzie Manwaring.

Following the West End run, the show will tour to Woking, Liverpool, Southend, Salford, and Brighton.

Vardy v. Rooney: The Wagatha Christie Trial is at the Ambassadors Theatre.

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Photo credit: Vardy v. Rooney (Photo courtesy of production)

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