Cast announced for Open Air To Kill a Mockingbird
The production premiered last year and returns next month prior to a UK tour
Casting has been announced for the return run of To Kill a Mockingbird at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre.
Betts, whose recent stage credits include Sweet Bird of Youth (Old Vic) and The King's Speech (West End), replaces Robert Sean Leonard, who played Finch during the show's run at the Open Air Theatre last summer.
The cast also includes: Geoff Aymer (Reverend Sykes), Victoria Bewick (Mayella Ewell), David Carlyle (Nathan Radley/Mr Gilmer), Natalie Grady (Miss Maudie Atkinson), Jamie Kenna (Heck Tate), Susan Lawson Reynolds (Calpurnia) and Christopher Saul (Mrs Walter Cunningham/Judge Taylor).
Jemima Bennett, Ava Potter and Rosie Boore will share the role of Scout whilst Harry Bennett, Arthur Franks and Billy Price will share the role of Jem.
The tour begins on 15 September 2014 at Canterbury Marlowe Theatre and then will tour to Norwich, Malvern, Woking, Leicester, Cardiff, High Wycombe, Cambridge and Birmingham.