Principal casting announced for the Old Vic’s production of High Society.
Kate Fleetwood, Barbara Flynn, Jamie Parker, Annabel Scholey and Rupert Young are to star in The Old Vic’s new production of Cole Porter’s classic feel good musical, High Society, directed by Maria Friedman, with Joe Stilgoe and the High Society Band.
Kate Fleetwood plays long island socialite Tracy Lord, Rupert Young plays ex-husband C.K. Dexter Haven, Jamie Parker plays tabloid reporter Mike Connor, Barbara Flynn plays Margaret Lord and Annabel Scholey plays Liz Imbrie. Further casting is to be announced.
High Society is based on The Philadelphia Story and the 1956 film musical starring Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly and Frank Sinatra.
High Society runs from 30 April 2015 until 22 August 2015 at the Old Vic Theatre