Further casting has been announced for the upcoming West End premiere of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, opening at the Dominion Theatre in February 2020.
Joining the previously announced Luke Brady as Moses, Liam Tamne as Ramses, Christine Allado as Tzipporah and Alexia Khadime as Miriam will be: Joe Dixon (IMPERIUM) as Seti, Debbie Kurup (SWEET CHARITY, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY) as Queen Tuya, Gary Wilmot (LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE, ME AND MY GIRL) as Jethro, Adam Pearce (EVITA, SUNSET BOULEVARD) as Hotep, Tanisha Spring (CAROLINE, OR CHANGE)as Nefertari and Silas Wyatt-Barke (SUNNY AFTERNOON) as Aaron. Further casting is still to be announced.
THE PRINCE OF EGYPT is based on the iconic 1998 animated film from DreamWorks and features a score by WICKED and PIPPIN writer Stephen Schwartz. The musical tells the Biblical story of Moses, following his life from being a prince of Egypt, to leading the of Isreal out of the country. The musical, which is penned by original screenwriter Philip LaZebnik, features songs from the original motion picture, including Schwartz’s Academy Award-winning ‘When You Believe’.
The London production is directed by Scott Schwartz and features choreography by Sean Cheesman, set design by Kevin Depinet, costume design by Ann Hould-Ward, lighting design by Mike Billings, sound design by Gareth Owen, projection design by Jon Driscoll and illusion design by Chris Fisher. Orchestrations are by August Eriksmoen with musical supervision and arrangements by Dominick Amendum, musical direction by Dave Rose and casting by Jim Arnold.
THE PRINCE OF EGYPT begins previews at London’s Dominion Theatre from 5th February 2020 with opening night scheduled for 25th February 2020. The production plays a limited run to 12th September 2020. Tickets are on sale now.