Theatre Royal Bath’s acclaimed production of Michael Frayn’s farce Noises Off has revealed further casting for its West End return in autumn 2023.
They will star alongside the previously announced cast of Felicity Kendal (The Good Life, Relatively Speaking, Hay Fever) as Dotty Otley, Jonathan Coy (Anatomy of a Scandal, Relatively Speaking, Ink) as Frederick Fellowes, and Alexander Hanson (Killing Eve, Follies, 42nd Street) as Lloyd Dallas.
Sasha Frost (His Dark Materials, Folk) and Pepter Lunkuse (Hamlet, Nell Gwynn) will reprise their roles as Brooke Ashton and Poppy Norton-Taylor, with Oscar Batterham (Richard III, The One That Got Away) joining the production as Tim.
Final casting will be announced soon.
Felicity Kendal said in a press statement: “I am so happy to be revisiting Noises Off and especially at the beautiful Theatre Royal Haymarket.”
Mathew Horne said: “I am utterly and totally thrilled to join the now legendary company and production of this masterpiece of a play. I’m celebrating my return to the West End with sardines!”
This production was a hit at the Theatre Royal Bath and had a successful run earlier this year at the West End’s Phoenix Theatre, getting some great reviews.
Written by Michael Frayn, the show is directed by Lindsay Posner (God of Carnage, Hay Fever).
Other creatives include Simon Higlett (Designer), Paul Pyant (Lighting Designer), Greg Clarke (Sound Designer), Will Stuart (Composer), Ruth Cooper-Brown (Movement and Fight Director), George Jibson (Associate Director), Ginny Schiller (Casting Director).
Noises Off will run for a 12-week season at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from 27 September to 16 December 2023.