Casting announced for Curious Incident at Gielgud Theatre
Graham Butler will lead the cast of the National Theatre's hit production when it resumes its run at its new Shaftesbury Avenue home in June
Casting has been announced for the resumption of the National Theatre's hit production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, at the Gielgud Theatre from 8 July 2014 (previews from 24 June).
Graham Butler will lead the cast as Christopher Boone in the show, which is reopening at the Gielgud following the Apollo Theatre incident last year. His stage credits include the Henry VI trilogy and Henry V at Shakespeare's Globe and The White Guard (National Theatre).
He is joined by Vivienne Acheampong (No. 40/Punk Girl), Daniel Casey (Roger Shears), Emily Joyce (Judy), Gay Soper (Mrs Alexander), Paul Stocker (Mr Thompson), Nicolas Tennant (Ed), Tony Turner (Reverend Peters), Victoria Willing (Mrs Shears), Sarah Woodward (Siobhan) and Sam Bond, Roxanne Palmer and Mark Rawlings. Final casting will be announced shortly.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is adapted from Mark Haddon's bestselling novel by Simon Stephens, and directed by Marianne Elliott.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is currently booking at the Gielgud Theatre until 14 February 2015. Blithe Spirit starring Angela Lansbury is playing at the Gielgud Theatre until 7 June.