Floyd Collins: Cast Announced
We're getting ready to take a journey to Floyd Collins' breathtaking Sand Cave in this all-new production of Adam Guettel and Tina Landau’s award-winning musical. Our exciting line up includes...
Floyd Collins will be played by Ashley Robinson.
Ashley played Tyler in Maria Friedman’s Olivier Award-winning production of Merrily We Roll Along, both at the Menier Chocolate Factory and in the West End. He created the role of Tybalt in The Last Goodbye (the Jeff Buckley/Romeo and Juliet musical), as well as the role of Jett Rink in the world premiere of Giant (Helen Hayes award nomination). His other theatre includes Wicked (original Chicago cast), Studs Terkel’s The Good War and the 40th Anniversary production of Hair. Film and TV credits include Hate (with Marcia Gay Harden), Fallen Souls and The Accident.
Nellie Collins will be played by Rebecca Trehearn.
Rebecca was most recently seen as Julie La Verne in Daniel Evans’ critically acclaimed production of Show Boat in the West End. Her other theatre credits include Aspects of Love at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Dogfight at the Southwark Playhouse and City of Angels at the Donmar Warehouse. She has also appeared in We Will Rock You, Dirty Dancing and Love Story (West End), the UK tour of Ghost and Alfie the Musical (Palace Theatre, Watford). Rebecca’s television credits include Carla Hewson in Casualty (BBC) and Angharad in A470 (S4C). Rebecca won The Wow Factor for S4C which led to the release of her self-titled solo CD.
Lee Collins will be played by Jack Chissick
Jack most recently appeared in the 2016 Olivier Award-winning production of Gypsy in the West End. His previous theatre includes People at the National Theatre, She Loves Me at Chichester Theatre Festival, The Fairy Queen for Jonathan Kent in New York and Paris and Kiss Me Kate in the West End. His television credits include Silent Witness, Canterbury Tales: The Pardoner's Tale, Foyle’s War, Judge John Deed and Midsomer Murders. Film credits include Les Misérables for Working Title/Tom Hooper, Ex Memoria and Somerstown for Shane Meadows.
Miss Jane will be played by Sarah Ingram
Sarah’s West End credits include Oklahoma!, South Pacific, Martin Guerre, Flashdance, Imagine This, Murderous Instincts and Napoleon. Her other recent credits include Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd at Twickenham Theatre, the European premiere Road Show at the Menier Chocolate Factory, the UK premiere of See What I Wanna See at Jermyn Street Theatre, Taboo at Brixton Clubhouse and Annie at the West Yorkshire Playhouse.
The rest of the cast will be announced soon.
Read the full press release here (pdf).