Kiss Me, Kate: first look photos of Sheffield Crucible's production

Layton Williams, Dex Lee, Amy Ellen Richardson, Edward Baker-Duly, Rebecca Lock and more star in this revival production

Edward Baker Duly and the company of Kiss Me, Kate
Edward Baker Duly and the company of Kiss Me, Kate
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Images have been released offering a first look at Sheffield Crucible's production of Kiss Me, Kate.

The show opens this week and stars Delroy Atkinson (Gangster 1), Edward Baker-Duly (Fred), Cindy Belliot (Hattie), John Conroy (Baptista), Dafydd Emyr (Harrison Howell), Dex Lee (Bill), Rebecca Lock (Lilli), Ross McLaren (Gremio), Joel Montague (Gangster 2), Adam Rhys-Charles (Hortensio) and Amy Ellen Richardson (Lois)

They are joined by Matthew Whennell-Clark (Ralph) and Layton Williams (Paul), with Jessica Buckby, Ronan Burns, Louis Gaunt, Ruby Greenwood,  Tash Holway, Jennifer Louise Jones,  Bobbie Little, Emmanuele N'Zuzi, Simon Oskarsson and Clancy Ryan.

Cole Porter and Sam and Bella Spewack's musical comedy follows divorcees Fred and Lilli as they star in Taming of the Shrew. It is directed by Paul Foster with designs from Janet Bird choreography from Matt Flint, musical direction from James McKeon lighting from Howard Hudson and sound design from Mike Walker.

The show runs until 12 January.