The full cast for the upcoming UK and Ireland tour of Les Misérables, coming to Manchester’s Palace Theatre in February, has been announced.
Producers of Les Misérables had previously announced Killian Donnelly would star as Jean Valjean. Joining him will be Nic Greenshields as Javert, Katie Hall as Fantine, Martin Ball as Thénardier, Sophie-Louise Dann as Madame Thénardier, Harry Apps as Marius, Tegan Bannister as Eponine, Will Richardson as Enjolras and Bronwen Hanson as Cosette.
Completing the cast will be Joseph Anthony, Helen Aylott, Jamie Birkett, Keoni Blockx, Michael Burgen, Nicholas Carter, Mary-Jean Caldwell, Danny Colligan, Nicholas Corre, Megan Gardiner, Zac Hamilton, Jessie Hart, Teleri Hughes, Brian James Leys, Ruby Lyon, Leo Miles, Shane O’Riordan, Lee Ormsby, Jordan Simon Pollard, Corrine Priest, Aaron Pryce-Lewis, Janne Snellen, Ruben Van keer and Emma Warren.
Nic Greenshields most recently appeared in Young Frankenstein at the Garrick Theatre. His many other West End credits include Les Misérables at both the Queen’s and Palace Theatres, The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre, Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre and Miss Saigon at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Katie Hall’s numerous credits include playing Cosette in this production of Les Misérables in 2009. She has also played the role at the Queen’s Theatre and in the 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2. Her other credits include Christine in The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre in the West End and on tour, Johanna in Sweeney Todd at the London Coliseum and Maria in the national tour of West Side Story.
Martin Ball has previously appeared as Thénardier in Les Misérables at the Queens Theatre. His other West End credits include Monsieur André in The Phantom of the Opera, Harry in Mamma Mia! and the original cast of Wicked. He appeared as Mr Banks in the first national tour of Mary Poppins. His other credits include Top Hat in both the West End and on tour.
Sophie-Louise Danns many West End credits include Celia in The Girls at the Phoenix Theatre (Olivier Award nomination), Barbara Castle in Made in Dagenham at the Adelphi Theatre, Jolson at the Victoria Palace Theatre and Diana Divane in Lend Me a Tenor at the Gielgud Theatre, for which she was nominated for an Olivier Award.
Harry Apps makes his professional debut as Marius having successfully auditioned at the recent open auditions for the show.
Tegan Bannisters West End credits include Young Nala in The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre and Les Misérables at the Queens Theatre.
Will Richardson has appeared as Rum Tum Tugger in Cats and Rolf in The Sound of Music, both on international tour.
Bronwen Hanson has appeared in Broken Wings at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. Whilst training her credits include Sally Bowles in Cabaret.
When is Les Misérables performed in at the Palace Theatre Manchester?
Les Misérables will be performed at Manchester’s Palace Theatre from 19 February to 30 March 2019 as part of a major UK and Ireland tour.
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