Private Lives is now playing at the Ambassadors Theatre to 25 November 2023.
The cast also includes Dugald Bruce-Lockhart (The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson, The Crown, The Deep Blue Sea) as Victor and Natalie Walter (Pack of Lies, Jerusalem) as Sibyl.
First announced as transferring to the West End earlier this month, this Theatre Royal Bath production marks the 50th Anniversary since Noel Coward’s death, and was a success last year on tour.
Private Lives is directed by Christopher Luscombe (The Madness of George III, Spamalot, Sweeney Todd), with Set & Costume Design by Simon Higlett, Lighting Design by Mark Jonathan, Sound Design by Jeremy Dunn, and the Composer is Nigel Hess.
Nigel Havers’s screen credits include TV series Downton Abbey, The Charmer and Coronation Street, and movie Chariots of Fire. Theatre roles include Art, Rebecca, The Importance of Being Earnest at the National Theatre, and annual pantomime at the London Palladium.
Patricia Hodge’s many theatre credits include Travels With My Aunt, Relative Values, Calendar Girls, His Dark Materials, Noises Off and A Little Night Music. Her recent television credits include A Very English Scandal, Downton Abbey and Miranda.
The show formerly opens tonight, 13 September 2023, at the Ambassadors.