Wednesday, April 29

Casting for Thoroughly Modern Millie at Landor

Updated 6th July: Casting has just been announced for Thoroughly Modern Millie which opens at the Landor Theatre next month: the cast will be led by ArtsEd graduate Francesca Lara Gordon in the title role, Ben Stacey as Jimmy Smith, Sarah Marie Maxwell/Miss Dorothy, Steph Parry/Mrs Meers, Chipo Kureya /Muzzy, Anthony Starr/Bun Foo! Alex Codd /Ching Ho!, Christina Meehan, as tough talking stenog boss Miss Flannery and ensemble members George Hinson, Thomas Inge, Charlie Johnson,

A new production of the musical  Thoroughly Modern Millie is being presented by SDWC Productions at the Landor Theatre from18th  August – 13th September (previews 18th-25th August)

This marks the show’s triumphant return to London 11 years after it was first seen at the Shaftesbury Theatre in 2003.Thoroughly Modern Millie is a high-spirited romp that has all of New York dancing the Charleston.  Taking place in New York City in 1922, It tells the story of young Millie Dillmount, who has just moved to the city in search of a new life for herself. It’s a New York full of intrigue and jazz - a time when women were entering the workforce and the rules of love and social behaviour were changing forever.

Based on the popular movie and filled with frisky flappers, dashing leading men and a dragon-lady of a villainess, the infamous Mrs Meers, Thoroughly Modern Millie is a perfectly constructed evening of madcap merriment.WINNER OF SIX TONY AWARDS INCLUDING BEST MUSICAL  (Broadway 2002) NOMINATED FOR THREE LAURENCE OLIVIER AWARDS (West End  2004)

Book tickets for Thoroughty Modern Millie

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