Casting has been announced for the World Premiere of A-Typical Rainbow which opens at the Turbine Theatre in London this June.
Based on real events from the perspective of the writer and the autistic community, JJ Green will lead the cast as Boy for the limited run at The Turbine Theatre. The rest of the cast will be made up by Caroline Deverill (Mother), James Westphal (Father/Doctor), Conor Joseph (Jake/Daniel), Joy Tan(Abby/Thomas/Lara) and Maya Manuel (Emily/Mrs Whiteman/Rachel).
A-Typical Rainbow is the debut play by autistic writer JJ Green that asks: could a kinder, more joyful world lie at the end of the rainbow?
Producer Katy Lipson said, “I am so thrilled to be presenting the World Premiere of this beautiful and relevant piece of writing. We are delighted to have assembled such a wonderful creative team and cast with multiple autistic and neurodivergent team members. We are looking forward to welcoming audiences to the Turbine Theatre this summer.”
A-Typical Rainbow is written by JJ Green, with direction by Bronagh Lagan. Composition and sound design by Max Alexander-Taylor, with associate sound design by Chris Czornyj and choreography by William Spencer. Set and costume design by Frankie Gerrard, and video design by Matt Powell. The casting director is Jane Deitch.
A-Typical Rainbow will run from 30 June 2022 until 7 August 2022 at The Turbine Theatre, London.