Dates and further casting announced for Follies
Cast joining Imelda Staunton, Tracie Bennett and Janie Dee has been announced
Dates and further casting has been announced for the National Theatre's production of Follies.
Joining the also previously announced cast members Josephine Barstow, Philip Quast and Peter Forbes will be Di Botcher, Billy Boyle, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Emily Goodenough, Bruce Graham, Fred Haig, Aimee Hodnett, Dawn Hope, Liz Izen, Alison Langer, Emily Langham, Sarah Marie Maxwell, Kate Parr, Edwin Ray, Gary Raymond, Adam Rhys-Charles, Jordan Shaw, Barnaby Thompson, Christine Tucker and Alex Young.
Stephen Sondheim's musical, with a book by James Goldman, is about the reunion of the Weismann's Follies in a crumbling Broadway theatre, scheduled for demolition.
The musical, directed by Dominic Cooke, features an orchestra of 21 and includes songs such as "Losing My Mind", "I'm Still Here" and "Could I Leave You?".
Follies will open at the National Theatre on 6 September, with previews from 22 August.