Full casting has been announced for the UK theatrical premiere of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella, which runs at Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester from Tuesday 1st November to Sunday 11th December 2022.
Leading the creative team for this new production are venue founders Joseph Houston and William Whelton, with Houston directing and Whelton co-directing and choreographing. Announced today is that Tarik Frimpong will join the creative team as Assistant Director.
Joining the previously announced Grace Mouat (she/her) as Ella and Jacob Fowler (he/him) as Prince Topher are: Annie Aitken (she/her) who will play Madame, Julie Yammanee (she/her) who will play Marie/Fairy Godmother, Lee Ormsby (he/him) who will play Sebastian, Matthew McDonald (he/him) who will play Lord Pinkleton (U/S Prince Topher), Katie Ramshaw (she/her) who will play Charlotte, Olivia-Faith Kamau (she/her) who will play Gabrielle and Adam Filipe (he/him) who will play Jean-Michel.
Completing the cast will be featured ensemble members Morgan Broome (she/her) (U/S Madame/ Gabrielle), Lois Glain Postle (she/her) (U/S Marie/ Fairy Godmother), Ria Tanaka (she/her) (U/S Ella), Ella Valentine (she/her) (U/S Charlotte), Jamie Jonathan (he/him) (U/S Sebastian), Will Fisher (He/Him) (U/S Pinkleton), Trevor Lin (he/him) and Milo McCarthy (they/them) (U/S Jean-Michel).
Completing the creative team are Musical Supervisor Leo Munby, Musical Director Audra Cramer, featuring New Musical Arrangements by Jason Carr, Set and Costume Designer Elly Wdowski, Projection Designer George Reeve, Lighting Designer Aaron J Dootson, Sound Designer Adam Fisher, Associate Choreographer Charise Renouf, Wig Designer Richard Mawbey, Wig Supervisor Lucy Packham-O’Brien, Assistant Costume Designer Eve Salter, Sound No 1. Josh Evans, Casting by Jane Deitch and Artwork by Steph Pyne.