Jason Hughes joins Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo in the West End production of Edward Albee’s The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?
Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo, will play husband and wife Martin and Stevie, with Hughes cast as Martin’s oldest friend Ross. Newcomer Archie Madekwe completes the cast as their son Billy.
Jason Hughes is perhaps best known for his television work, which includes playing lawyer Warren Jones in the BBC TV series This Life and as Detective Sergeant Ben Jones in Midsomer Murders from 2005 until 2013. His previous stage work includes Our Country’s Good and Look Back in Anger opposite Michael Sheen at the National Theatre, Violence and Son and 4.48 Psychosis for the Royal Court and US tour.
Edward Albee’s TONY® Award-winning black comedy about a family in crisis is directed by former Royal Court Artistic Director Ian Rickson.
The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? runs from 24 March 2017 until 24 June 2017 at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.