Tuesday, January 10

Steven Pacey is new King Arthur in Spamalot Tour

Steven Pacey is taking over from Marcus Brigstocke as King Arthur on the new tour of Monty Python's Spamalot.  Brigstocke leaves the show at the end of its Oxford run on 21st January and Pacey takes over on 23rd January when the show opens at Oxford. He remains with the show until 21st April at Sunderland Empire.

When he opens at Oxford he will be joined by Bonnie Langford who takes over from Jodie Prenger as the Lady of the Lake.

Stephen Pacey is an impressive performer with recent West End theatre credits including George in La Cage Aux Folles, he was an original Tony in West Side Story and an original Jesus in Godspell. His comedy work includes creating the role of Bertie Wooster in By Jeeves for which he was nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actor in A Musical.

TV work includes Wallander, Spooks, Murder in Mind and a spoof Tony Blair in Jeffrey Archer- The Truth

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Is it "Pacey takes over on 23rd JANUARY"? Quite a feat, leaving before you start.

Theatre Spy said...

Duly amended. Thanks for that. Got my start and end dates as one of the same!

Regards

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