Peter Davison has been cast in the first London revival of David Hare’s The Vertical Hour at the Park Theatre in north London.
The actor, who is best known for playing the fifth doctor in BBC series Doctor Who, will play Oliver.
He will appear opposite Thusitha Jayasundera, whose previous credits include The Caucasian Chalk Circle at the National Theatre and Tiger Country at the Hampstead Theatre.
Directed by Nigel Douglas, the show will run from September 23 to October 26. Set design is by Charlie Damigos, lighting by Julian McCready and sound by Harry Barker.
The show is produced by Oliver Taheri Productions in association with Mini Productions Ltd and Park Theatre.