Bradley Cooper, Patricia Clarkson and Alessandro Nivola in The Elephant Man, Written by Bernard Pomerance and Directed by Scott Ellis
Following a highly-acclaimed, recorded-breaking run on Broadway, it is now confirmed that Scott Ellis’ production of Bernard Pomerance’s classic play will transfer to London this Spring.
The US cast, led by Bradley Cooper, Patricia Clarkson and Alessandro Nivola will appear in the London run and the production will play at the Theatre Royal Haymarket for a strictly limited season, with a first preview on May 19th and a final performance on August 8th.
Tickets are on sale now. www.ElephantManLondon.com Telephone 020 7930 8800
Currently enjoying a recorded-breaking run on Broadway, Scott Ellis’ acclaimed production of The Elephant Man will transfer to London with the US cast starring Bradley Cooper, Patricia Clarkson and Alessandro Nivola this spring. The production is now confirmed to play a strictly limited season at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from May 19th until August 8th. Tickets are now on sale.
The cast features Bradley Cooper as John Merrick, Patricia Clarkson as Mrs. Kendal, Alessandro Nivola as Dr. Frederick Treves, Anthony Heald as Ross / Bishop How, Scott Lowell as Snork / Pinhead Manager / Lord John, Kathryn Meisle as Miss Sandwich / Princess and Henry Stram as Carr Gomm / Conductor. The cast also includes Chris Bannow, Peter Bradbury, Lucas Calhoun, Eric Clem, Amanda Lea Mason, Marguerite Stimpson and Emma Thorne.
Bradley Cooper is currently Oscar-nominated for Best Actor and, as a Producer, Best Picture for the film American Sniper. His performance in the role saw him win Best Actor in an Action Movie at the 20th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards recently.
Prior to the London engagement, The Elephant Man will continue to play until February 21st, 2015 at the Booth Theatre in New York City. This production was first produced in July 2012 in Williamstown, Massachusetts by the Williamstown Theatre Festival under Jenny Gersten’s season.
Friday 23rd January 2015