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Peter Pan at Troubadour White City cast announced

Sally Cookson’s staging will run in the new venue in west London

John Pfumojena and Kelly Price
John Pfumojena and Kelly Price
© Dan Wooller for WhatsOnStage

Casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Peter Pan at Troubadour White City.

The show, which is directed by Sally Cookson and has previously run at the Bristol Old Vic and National Theatre, will run at the new venue from 20 July to 27 October.

John Pfumojena, who played Michael Darling in the 2016 production at the National Theatre, will be returning as Peter Pan alongside Daisy Maywood as Wendy Darling and Kelly Price as Captain Hook. Price also plays Mrs Darling.

They join the rest of the cast including Greg Bernstein (ensemble), Matthew Churcher (ensemble), Raffaella Covino (swing and dance captain), Josh Donovan (swing), Ammar Duffus (Michael Darling/Pirate), Jemma Geanaus (swing), Philippa Hogg (ensemble), Mark Kane (Nana/Tootles/Pirate), Richard Kent (ensemble), Cora Kirk (Jane/Nibs/Pirate), David Langham (Mr Darling/Smee/Lost Boy (Twin Two)), Nadine Lee (band), Iniki Mariano (ensemble), Harry Miller (band), Jessica Murrain (Tiger Lily/Slightly/Pirate), Loren O'Dair (Twin One/Pirate/ensemble), Miles Paloma (swing), Luke Potter (band), Shiv Rabheru (Tinkerbell/Curly/Pirate), Jools Scott (band) and Alistair Toovey (John Darling/Pirate).

Peter Pan has designs from Michael Vale, costume design by Katie Sykes, dramaturgy by Mike Akers, lighting design by Aideen Malone, and sound design by Dominic Bilkey. Peter Pan features original music by Benji Bower, with movement direction by Dan Canham, puppetry design and direction by Toby Olié, aerial direction by Gwen Hales and fight direction by Rachel Bown-Williams and Ruth Copper-Brown of RC-Annie.