Full cast announced for Crucible Christmas spectacularPosted by: Ashley Birch
Broadway favourite Guys and Dolls comes to the Sheffield stage this December
Sheffield Theatres has announced the cast for its Christmas musical spectacular of Guys and Dolls in the Crucible from Saturday 7 December – Saturday 18 January.
It’s time to roll the dice and fall in love under the bright lights of New York city! To settle a bet, high roller Sky Masterson pursues straight-laced Sergeant Sarah Brown, only to fall head over heels for his unlikely love. The spectacular musical comedy is a high energy riot of breath-taking dance and features all-time favourites Luck be a Lady, Guys and Dolls and the irresistible Sit Down, You’re Rocking the Boat.
Sheffield Theatres Artistic Director Robert Hastie (Standing at the Sky’s Edge) directs, with Natalie Casey (Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps) as Miss Adelaide, Kadiff Kirwan (Chewing Gum) as Sky Masterson, Martin Marquez (Hotel Babylon) as Nathan Detroit, and Alex Young (Anything Goes, Standing at the Sky’s Edge) as Sgt Sarah Brown.
There are further roles for Darragh Cowley (Standing at the Sky’s Edge) who plays L.T Brannigan, Dafydd Emyr (Kiss Me, Kate) as Big Jule, Jacob Fisher (Tonight at the Palladium) as Harry the Horse, Adrian Hansel (FAME the Musical) as Benny Southstreet, Dawn Hope (Coronation Street) as General Cartwright, TJ Lloyd (Bananaman the Musical) as Nicely Nicely Johnson, Matthew Malthouse (Annie Get Your Gun) as Rusty Charlie, Ross McLaren (Kiss Me, Kate) as Angie the Ox and Garry Robson (The Who’s Tommy) as Arvide Abernathy.
The ensemble cast is completed by Shaquille Brush (Dirty Dancing, UK Tour), Frances Camier, Charlotte Coggin (Grease - UK Tour), Adam Denman (42nd Street), Emily Dunn (Mamma Mia) Samantha Hull (The Wizard of Oz), Tash Holway (Kiss Me, Kate), Kate Playdon (The Greatest Showman) and Anthony Starr (Starlight Express).
Guys and Dolls features choreography from Strictly Come Dancing’s Matt Flint (also Kiss Me, Kate) and is designed by Janet Bird (The Wizard of Oz).
Guys and Dolls is in the Crucible from Saturday 7 December – Saturday 18 January. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased from Sheffield Theatres’ Box Office in-person, by phone on 0114 249 6000 or online.