Tuesday, September 18

West End star cast including David Thaxton, Savannah Stevenson and Celinde Schoenmaker in LMTO Camelot concert

Casting has been announced for London Musical Theatre Orchestra's production of Camelot, which runs at the London Palladium at 19:30 on 6th October. The role of Arthur will be played by Olivier Award-winner David Thaxton (Passion, Les MisérablesJesus Christ Superstar), Guinevere will be played by Savannah Stevenson (WickedAspects of LoveFollies), and Lancelot will be played by internationally renowned opera star Charles Rice (Mozart’s Requiem, The Barber of SevilleCandide).

Sam Swann (Jekyll & Hyde) will play Mordred, Clive Carter (Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again) will play both roles of Pellinore and Merlyn, Nimue will be played by Celinde Schoenmaker (BarnumThe Phantom of the Opera), Matthew McKenna (Sunset BoulevardStarlight Express) will play Sir Dinadan, Sir Lionel will be played by Emmanuel Kojo (Girl From the North CountryShow Boat), Sir Sagramore will be played by Oliver Savile (Wicked, LMTO’s State Fair) and Raphael Higgins-Humes (Lion KingMatilda The Musical) will play Tom of Warwick.

The piece will be conducted by Freddie Tapner, and features the The LMTO Chorus : Jake Byrom, Elissa Churchill, Charlotte Clitherow, Ed Court, Emma Fraser, Lee van Geelen, Erin Hair, Daniel Hall, Adam Hepworth, Matthew McDonald, Emma Oliver, Cameron Potts, Lydia Shaw, Rosie Williamson, Lizzie Wofford and Thomas Wright.

The show marks the first time the musical has been seen in the West End in over 30 years. Based on TH White's The Once and Future King, includes numbers such as "If Ever I Would Leave You", "How To Handle A Woman", "The Lusty Month of May" and "Camelot".

Tickets for Camelot

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