White Christmas At The Dominion Theatre Announces Full Casting
| By Andrew Tomlins
Full casting has been confirmed for White Christmas’ festive run at the Dominion Theatre. The production will begin performances at the Dominion Theatre (the current home of Evita) on Saturday 8th November ahead of press night on Wednesday 12th November. The limited run concludes on Saturday 3rd January 2015.
As previously announced, White Christmas will star Aled Jones as Bob Wallace, Tom Chambers as Phil Davis, Wendi Peters as Martha, Graham Cole as General Waverley, Rachel Stanley as Betty Haynes and Louise Bowden as Judy Haynes.
It has been announced that the White Christmas 2014 cast will also feature: Lori Haley Fox, Michelle Bishop, Phil Cole, Brendan Cull and Jonathan Halliwell. The cast is completed by: Vikki-Marie Ryan, Lucinda Lawrence, Karen Aspinall, Emma Caffrey, Hayley Reed, Helen Patching, Vicki Davids, Jennifer Davison, Grace Holdstock, Ross McLaren, Joshua Lay, Matt Cheney, Jonny Labey, Anthony Whiteman, Eddie Myles, Stuart Winter, Matt Clark and Gary Murphy. Amy Snudden, Emily Robins, Sophia Pettet and Tatum Confrey will alternate the role of Susan.
The company begins rehearsals today! A 17-piece orchestra will accompany the cast in the festive show, which looks set to become to become the perfect family treat this Christmas. The musical’s score features the likes of Let Yourself Go, Sisters, The Best Things Happen When You’re Dancing, Snow, Count Your Blessings and (of course) the title song White Christmas.
Irving Berlin’s White Christmas tells the story of two ex-army pals as they team up with a pair of sisters to put on a show to save their former General’s remote Vermont ski lodge that's fallen on hard times.
The production is directed by Morgan Young with choreography by Randy Skinner, with Helen Rymer as the UK associate choreographer.