Producers of Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution at London County Hall have announced the eighth cast for the show, in a production that is approaching its fifth anniversary in October.
The new cast starts from 27 September 2022.
Eastenders star Harry Reid is set to return to the cast, reprising his role as the accused, Leonard Vole.
He is joined by Naomi Sheldon (The Comedy of Errors, RSC) as Romaine Vole; Dugald Bruce-Lockhart (Private Lives) as Sir Wilfrid Robarts QC; Jonathan Coote (The Crown) as Mr Mayhew; Justin Avoth (My Brilliant Friend) as Mr Myers QC; and Nicholas Day (Yellowfin) as Mr Justice Wainwright.
The company is completed by Rosanna Adams (The Mirror and the Light), Lorraine Amako (Off the Record), Daniel Bravo (Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens), Myles Devonté (BBC Doctor Who: Time Fracture), Greg Fitch (A Murder is Announced), Kevin N Golding (SAD), Lawrence Haynes (As You Like It), Isabella Kibble, Paul McEwan (The Canterville Ghost), Simon Rhodes (Posh), Tom Syms (Alice’s Adventures Underground) and Lucy Tregear (Room).
Directed by Lucy Bailey (Much Ado About Nothing, Shakespeare’s Globe) the play places the audience in the thick of the action in the majestic setting on London County Hall, as Agatha Christie’s enthralling tale of justice, passion and betrayal unfolds around them.
The show is designed by William Dudley, with lighting by Chris Davey, sound design by Mic Pool, and casting by Ellie Collyer-Bristow CDG.
Witness for the Prosecution is booking until 16 April 2023 at London County Hall.