Producers of & Juliet at the Shaftesbury Theatre have released photos of the new cast, including Keala Settle as Nurse, Tom Francis as Romeo and Julius D’Silva as Lance.
Keala Settle is internationally renowned for her starring role in the global smash hit movie The Greatest Showman in which she performed the iconic song “This Is Me”.
& Juliet recently extended its booking period at the Shaftesbury, and is playing to 24 September 2022.
The new cast join existing cast members including star of the show, 2020 Olivier Award winner Miriam-Teak Lee as Juliet, Olivier Award winner Cassidy Janson as Anne Hathaway, Oliver Tompsett as William Shakespeare, Tim Mahendran as Francois and Alex Thomas-Smith as May.
The new ensemble includes Ebony Clarke, Bessy Ewa, Collette Guitart, Cassandra Lee, Nathan Louis-Fernand, Zara MacIntosh, Carl Man, Christian Maynard, Rachel Moran, Owen Saward, Aaron Shales, Benjamin Terry and Suki Wong, who join Ivan De Freitas, Rhian Duncan, Alex Tranter, Sophie Usher and Rhys Wilkinson who continue with the show.
The show features incredible songs by legendary songwriter Max Martin, including … Baby One More Time, Since U Been Gone, Roar, It’s My Life, I Want It That Way, and Can’t Stop the Feeling! The show also includes the brand new song One More Try, written especially for the show.
The show is directed by Luke Sheppard (In the Heights, Rent and What’s New Pussycat?) with a story by David West Read (Netflix’s Schitt’s Creek), electrifying choreography from Jennifer Weberand stunning set design from Soutra Gilmour.
Photos by Johan Persson