Samantha Bond is to join the cast of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which opens at the Savoy Theatre in 2014. Also announced, is Al Fearn who is joining the cast. Alice is probably best know for her performances in Shrek The Musical where she played the parts of Gingy, Sugar Plum Fairy and also Princess Fiona.
Commenting on Twitter today (Friday 13th December), Al wrote “So excited to say I’m joining cast of @ScoundrelsUK … Unreal cast and amazing director @jammyprod!! Also one of my fav shows ”
Samantha Bond, a former Miss Moneypenny who returns to the stage often in ‘straight’ roles, will co-star with Robert Lindsay, Rufus Hound, Katherine Kingsley and John Marquez in the musical comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which heads to the Savoy Theatre from 10th March after a pre-West End run in Manchester and Aylesbury.
Samantha Bond will join Robert Lindsay, Rufus Hound, Katherine Kingsley and John Marquez in this new show, directed by the immensely successful Tony winner Jerry Mitchell. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels has music and lyrics by Drama Desk Award winner David Yazbek and book by the Golden Globe and Emmy-Award winning Jeffrey Lane.
The show begins in the West End on 10th March, after runs at the Manchester Opera House (commencing 12th February) and the Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury (commencing 26th February).
Cast includes: Lizzy Connolly as Jolene, Gavin Alex, Darren Bennett, Niamh Bracken, Lisa Bridge, Darren Carnall, Andy Conaghan, Lizzy Connolly, Phoebe Coupe, Claire Doyle, Al Fearn, Selina Hamilton, Ian Knauer, Lisa Mathieson, Zak Nemorin, Genevieve Nicole, Javier Santos, Todd Talbot, Dominic Tribuzio, Jon Tsouras and Zara Warren.
Friday 13th December 2013