Full casting has been announced for the West End premiere of Doctor Who: Time Fracture, a new immersive theatre show from the team behind The Great Gatsby Immersive Experience..
Following 5000+ applications, a cast of 42 performers have begun rehearsals for the show which features Daleks, Cybermen, Weeping Angels and a host of other well-known characters.
The cast includes Angus Brown, Angus Dunican, Anouk Chalmers, Becky Bassett, Bethany Blake, Charlie Burt, Chioma Uma, Christina Andrews, Craig Hamilton, Daisy Winter-Taylor, Dare Emmanuel, Efé Egwele, Ellamae Cieslik, Elliot Rodriguez, Gareth Radcliffe, Georgia Redgrave, Harry Pudwell, Hayden Wood, Howard Grater, Ivy Corbin, Jamal Renaldo, James Bryant, James Byng, James Lawrence, Jenny Horsthuis, Jessica Elton, Jessica Hern, John Sodiq Akanmu, Kieran Mortell, Liv Spencer, Max Krupski, Maxwell Tyler, Megan Louise Wilson, Michael Geary, Molly Walker, Paul Collin-Thomas, Paul Croft, Paul Easom, Ricky Hunt, Ricky Shah, Ryan Ruel and Sam Blythe.
Doctor Who: Time Fracture is brought to life using original costumes and props from the TV series, sourced from the BBC’s Doctor Who props store in Cardiff, as well as new costumes which have been meticulously recreated from original pieces that were either not available or no longer exist.
Director Tom Maller said ‘The first day of rehearsals has finally arrived and we’re so excited to bring the story of Doctor Who Time Fracture to life over the coming weeks. The response to our application process has been overwhelming, as was the talent we met at our carefully managed audition process. We are delighted with our cast who are all ready for an intensive rehearsal period before we finally welcome audiences into Unit HQ from the first preview on 26 May.’
Spread across a vast 2,700m square space and with seventeen worlds, the production puts fans at the heart of the story, plunging them into a journey across space and time. In addition to the 42 performers, there are 44 back stage staff ensuring this sci-fi immersive experience lives up to avid fans expectations.
Presented under licence by Immersive Everywhere, the show is written by Daniel Dingsdale with Doctor Who lore consultancy and script editing by James Goss and design by Rebecca Brower.
Doctor Who: Time Fracture is booking from 26 May 2021 at UNIT HQ, 1-8 Davies Mews London W1K 5AB. An an official press night on 16 June 2021.