The Book of Mormon's Stephen Ashfield is leaving the London show on 6th August and transferring to the Broadway production. It has just been announced that Steven Webb will be taking over as Elder McKinley from Tuesday 9th August.
Webb's theatre credits include: I Want My Hat Back (National), As Is
& BETWIXT (Trafalgar Studios), Secret Theatre, Jack and the
Beanstalk, Cinderella & Aladdin (all Lyric Hammersmith), After the
Turn (Courtyard), Departure Lounge (Waterloo East), The History Boys
(National/West End) and Oliver & Scrooge (Palladium).
Webb joins Alexandra Ncube as Nabulungi, KJ Hippensteel as Elder Prince and Brian Sears as Elder Cunningham. The current cast is completed by Nicholas McLean, Delroy Atkinson, Richard Lloyd-King, Dean Maynard, Kelly Agbowu, Philip Catchpole, Joseph Davenport, Jonathan Dudley, Harry Francis, Lydia Fraser, Reece Kerridge, Alex Lodge, Joshua Lovell, Brianna Ogunbawo, Stephen Rolley, Jacade Simpson, Ellena Vincent, Rodney Vubya, T’Shan Williams, Oliver Ormson, Christopher Copeland, Brendan Cull, Tania Mathurin, David McMullan, Sean Parkins, David O’Reilly, Rhys Taylor and Kayi Ushe..