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Gary Wilmot, Richard Fleeshman, Marisha Wallace join the cast of Something Rotten! in Concert

Posted 12th June 2024

Also announced are Evelyn Hoskins, Cassius Hackforth, Steve Furst, Ashley Samuels, Jenna Boyd and Cameron Blakely.


Further casting has been announced for the UK premiere of the hit Broadway musical comedy Something Rotten!, which plays Theatre Royal Drury Lane on Mon 5 August and Tue 6 August 2024.

Joining the previously announced Jason Manford as Nick Bottom are Gary Wilmot (Anything Goes, Wicked) as Nostradamus, Richard Fleeshman (Company, Urinetown) as Shakespeare, Marisha Wallace (Guys & Dolls, Oklahoma!) as Bea, Evelyn Hoskins (Waitress, Spring Awakening) as Portia, Cassius Hackforth (For Tonight, From Here to Eternity) as Nigel Bottom, Steve Furst (Oliver!, Matilda, Little Britain) as Shylock, Ashley Samuels (Hairspray, The Book Of Mormon) as Troubadour, Jenna Boyd (Come From Away, The Wind in the Willows) as Lady Croydon and Cameron Blakely (Disney’s Newsies, Mrs Doubtfire) as Brother Jeremiah.

Something Rotten! in Concert is directed by Tim Jackson, with the full Broadway score performed by the London Musical Theatre Orchestra and conducted by Freddie Tapner. Choreography is by Tim Jackson and Claira Vaughan, sound by Tom Marshall and Sebastian Frost, lighting by Jamie Platt, set and costume by Rebecca Brower, production management by Pete Kramer, company and stage management by Peter Barnett and casting consultancy by Sarah Jane Price.

For more info and to book tickets to see Something Rotten in Concert! click here.