Thursday, October 4

Tour of High Society Starring Michael Praed and Daniel Boys

A new touring production of Cole Porter’s High Society will kick off at Llandudno's Venue Cymru on 24th January 2013.

High Society will visit Dublin, Plymouth, Wolverhampton, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Canterbury, Newcastle, Bradford, Northampton, Cheltenham, Southampton, Birmingham, Southend, Belfast, Nottingham, Sheffield, High Wycombe and Guildford where the tour will conclude July 13th.

High Society the musical is based on the play The Philadelphia Story by Philip Barry. It has music and lyrics by Cole Porter, book by Arthur Kopit and additional lyrics by Susan Birkenhead.

The production stars Michael Praed as Dexter Haven with Sophie Bould as Tracy Lord, Daniel Boys as Mike Connor, Keiron Crook as George Kittredge, Carolyn Pickles as Margaret Lord and Alex Young as Liz Imbrie. Further casting is to be announced shortly.

The director is Anna Linstrum, set and costume designer is Francis O’ Connor, lighting designer is Chris Davey, sound designer is Ben Harrison and musical director is Michael Haslam.

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