Gay Soper will join the cast of Maurice’s Jubilee to replace Sheila Reid for the latter part of the national tour.
Soper will appear alongside previously announced cast members Julian Glover and Nichola McAuliffe to play the part of Helena for performances at Bromley’s Churchill Theatre, the Cambridge Arts Theatre, Windsor’s Theatre Royal and Oxford Playhouse.
Written by McAuliffe and directed by Hannah Eidinow, the production is touring the UK from January 24.
The show has design by Christopher Richardson, lighting by Mark Jonathan and sound by Tom Lishman.
Maurice’s Jubilee is produced by Pleasance and PW Productions in association with Wild Thyme Productions and Ambassador Theatre Group.