The Mrs Doubtfire cast in rehearsals

Video: Mrs Doubtfire cast announced ahead of Manchester premiere; Gabriel Vick to star

The new comedy musical Mrs Doubtfire, based on the much-loved movie, has announced principle cast ahead of its UK premiere on 2 September 2022, at the Manchester Opera House.

Comic actor Gabriel Vick (Avenue Q) will star in the title role as Daniel Hillard in Mrs Doubtfire The Musical, played by Robin Williams in the movie.

His co-stars include Laura Tebbutt (School of Rock) as Miranda Hillard, Carla Dixon Hernandez (Matilda the Musical) as Lydia Hillard, Cameron Blakely (The Addams Family) as Frank Hillard, Marcus Collins (The X Factor) as Andre, Dominic Andersen (Heathers) as Stuart, Vanessa Fisher (Legally Blonde) as Wanda Sellner, Ian Talbot OBE (Hairspray) as Mr. Jolly and Aiesha Naomi Pease (Sister Act) as Janet Lundy.

The role of the Hillard children, will alternate between George Nearn Stuart, Charlie Tumbridge and Fred Wilcox as Christopher Hillard, and Jessica Bowerman, Darcey Dean and Angelica Pearl Scott as Natalie Hillard.

The full cast will also include Aidan O’Neill, Joshua Dever, Samuel Wilson Freeman, Maria Garrett, Kiera Haynes, AJ Lewis, Adam Lyons, Lisa Mathieson, Ellie Mitchell, Matt Overfield, Tom Scanlon, Vicki Lee Taylor and Rebecca Donnelly, Effie Rae Dyson, Amy Everett, Travis Ross and Paulo Teixeira.

Mrs Doubtfire has a book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell, original music and lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick, and the original creative team behind the world premiere Broadway production, with direction by 4-time Tony winner Jerry Zaks (Hello, Dolly!), choreography by Lorin Latarro (Waitress), and music supervision, arrangements & orchestrations by Ethan Popp (Tina: The Tina Turner Musical).

Scenic design is by David Korins (Hamilton), costume design by Catherine Zuber (Moulin Rouge! The Musical), lighting design by Philip S. Rosenberg (Pretty Woman The Musical), sound design by Brian Ronan (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical), hair design by David Brian Brown (Frozen), makeup & prosthetics design by Tommy Kurzman (The King and I), casting by Stuart Burt (Caberet), and musical direction by Elliot Ware (Sunny Afternoon).

Mrs Doubtfire is produced by Kevin McCollum and Jamie Wilson and is presented by special arrangement with Buena Vista Theatrical.

The show runs at the Manchester Opera House from 2 September to 1 October 2022. There’s still no news on a West End transfer, but this is expected – sign-up to our Email Alerts to be the first to know.

Read more about Mrs. Doubtfire

Video: Mrs Doubtfire cast introduction

📷 Main photo: The Mrs Doubtfire cast in rehearsals

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