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Rebecca the Musical – Cast announcement
Casting for the English language production of Rebecca the Musical, which premieres in London on 4th September 2023, has been announced.
Richard Carson (Maxim de Winter), Lauren Jones (Second Mrs de Winter, I) and Kara Lane (Mrs Danvers) will head the cast for the eagerly anticipated English language premiere of the critically acclaimed musical Rebecca.
Based on Daphne du Maurier’s iconic 1938 novel Rebecca and transformed into a musical by Michael Kunze and Sylvester Levay, two of the most successful German-language musical theatre creators, Rebecca has already been seen by over two million people worldwide, in productions in twelve countries and ten languages.
Now, at last, the English language production of Rebecca the musical comes to the Charing Cross Theatre in London for a strictly limited run from 4th September to 18th November 2023.
Richard Carson, Kara Lane and Lauren Jones
Richard Carson (Maxim de Winter) has appeared in several major West End musicals, including Les Miserables, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Mamma Mia! and Miss Saigon.
Lauren Jones (Second Mrs de Winter, ‘I’) recently appeared in the West End production of Bonnie & Clyde.
Kara Lane (Mrs Danvers) has appeared in The Addams Family - the Musical Comedy, Mary Poppins, Anything Goes, Jesus Christ Superstar and The Rocky Horror Show.
Other members of the cast are Alex James-Ward, Piers Bate, Sarah Harlington, David Breeds, Amanda Minihan, Neil Moors, Nicholas Lumley, Nigel-Joseph Francis, Elliot Swann, Scott McClure, Emily Apps, Melanie Bright, Gail MacKinnon, Tarisha Rommick, James Mateo-Salt, Rosie Glossop.
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