Producers of Heathers The Musical at The Other Palace Theatre in London have announced new casting for the long running show.
From 21st February 2023, Miracle Chance (Be More Chill) will play lead Veronica Sawyer with Ellis Kirk (Dear Evan Hansen) playing the role of Jason ‘J.D’ Dean.
Miracle Chance’s stage credits include: Unfortunate – The Untold Story of Ursula The Sea Witch (UK Tour); The Witchfinder’s Sister (Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch); Be More Chill (Shaftesbury Theatre & The Other Palace); The Rocky Horror Show (UK Tour); Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch); The Christmasaurus Live (Hammersmith Apollo); Footloose (UK Tour); The Wedding Singer (UK Tour); Loserville (Union Theatre) and Angelina Ballerina the Mousical (UK and Australian Tour).
The titular ‘Heathers’ will be led by Olivia Barnett-Legh, who is making her professional debut as the formidable Heather Chandler, Kia Paris Walcott (Millennials) as Heather Duke, and Katharine Pearson (Back To The Future) as Heather McNamara.
Completing the cast will be Katie Ramshaw (Roger and Hammerstein’s Cinderella) as Martha Dunnstock, Will Breckin (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat) as Kurt Kelly, Cristian Zaccarini (Grease) as Ram Sweeney, Rachel Breeze (La Boheme) as Ms Fleming, Alexander Service (Little Women) as Ram’s Dad/Big Bud Dean/Coach, Alexander McMorran (Come From Away) as Kurt’s Dad/Veronica’s Dad/Principal withElliot David Parkes (Heathers) as Beleaguered Geek, Megan Hill (But I’m A Cheerleader) asMidwestern Surfer Punk, Georgia Anderson (Hairspray) as New Wave Party Girl, SophieHutchinson (The Addams Family) as Drama Club Drama Queen, Georgia Iudica-Davies (The Book of Mormon) as Young Republicanette, Bibi Jay (Betty Blue Eyes) as Stoner Chick, Lewis Asquith(Heathers) as Hipster Dork and Kaine Ruddach (Mamma Mia!) as Preppy Stud.
The Other Palace theatre recently announced a show extension with musical now booking to 3 September 2023.
The musical has a book, music and lyrics by Kevin Murphy and Laurence O’Keefe, based on the cult teen movie starring Winona Ryder and Christian Slater. This production is directed by Andy Fickman, with choreography by Gary Lloyd, designs by David Shields, lighting by Ben Cracknell and sound by Dan Samson.
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