Casting has been announced for the West End production of Ghost Stories which runs at the Ambassadors Theatre in London from October.

Simon Lipkin (Nativity! The Musical, Avenue Q) will play the role of Professor Goodman alongside Preston Nyman Catch 22 (Hulu) as Simon Rifkind, Richard Sutton The Crown III (Netflix) as Mike Priddle and Garry Cooper Quadrophenia as Tony Matthews.  All four cast members will reprise their roles from the Lyric Hammersmith production earlier this year.

 

Richard Sutton, Preston Nyman & Gary Cooper

Richard Sutton, Preston Nyman & Gary Cooper

Written by Jeremy Dyson (The League of Gentleman) and Andy Nyman (Fiddler on the Roof, Derren Brown: Mind Control) the show revolves around a lecture on supernatural experiences and is described as ‘brilliantly scary’ (Daily Express) and ‘an immaculately crafted evening of entertainment’ (Time Out). The show is unsuitable for anyone under the age of 15 or those with a nervous disposition.

Directed by Jeremy Dyson, Andy Nyman and Sean Holmes, the show has design by Jon Bausor, lighting by Jame Farncombe, sound by Nick Manning and special effects by Scoot Penrose.

Ghost Stories runs from 3 October 2019 until 4 January 2020 at the Ambassadors Theatre, London.

Ghost Stories tickets are available now.