Full casting has been announced for the West End transfer of Bob Dylan and Conor McPherson’s Girl From The North Country.
Ciaran Hinds (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) and Shirley Henderson (Bridget Jones Diary, Harry Potter series) reprise their roles of Nick and Elizabeth Laine, owners of the boarding house where the story is set.
The cast aslo features Sheila Atim (Shakespeare’s Trilogy, Donmar), Bronagh Gallagher (War Horse), David Ganly (Shakespeare in Love, Noel Coward), Adam James (Consent, NT), Claudia Jolly, Karl Johnson (King Lear, Old Vic), Arinze Kene (One Night in Miami, Donmar), Debbie Kurup (The Bodyguard, Dominion)Finbar Lynch (Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, NT), Sam Reid and Jack Shalloo (Groundhog Day, Old Vic).
Completing the cast are Ross Dawes, Hannah Azuonye, Mary Doherty and Emmanuel Kojo who will form part of the ensemble.
Girl From The North Country is an origianl story from playwright Conor McPherson set in the depression era of Duluth, Minnesotat, that beautifully weaves the iconic songbook of Bob Dylan into a show full of hope, heartbreak and soul.
The production premiered at London’s Old Vic earlier in the year where it opened rave reviews.
Girl From The North Country will run from 29 December 2017 until 24 March 2018 at the Noel Coward Theatre.