dfp_header_hidden_string

Get our free email newsletter with just one click

Dervla Kirwan, Ukweli Roach and Lucy Briers cast in Young Vic’s new season

Cast of Jesus Hopped the A Train; Ukweli Roach, Matthew Douglas, Dervla Kirwan, Joplin Sibtain, Oberon K A Adjepong.
by -

The Young Vic Theatre in London has announced casting for its new season, which includes Dervla Kirwan, Ukweli Roach and Lucy Briers.

Kirwan and Roach join the cast of Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train, directed by Kate Hewitt, which runs from February 14 to March 30.

Others cast members announced for Stephen Adly Guirgis’ dark comedy about the American justice system include Oberon K A Adjepong, Matthew Douglas and Joplin Sibtain.

Briers has been cast as Dr Pitt in April De Angelis’ Wild East, which is directed by The Stage Debut award-winner Lekan Lawal.

Wild East runs in the Clare from February 6 to 16.

Other cast members announced include Kemi-Bo Jacobs and Zach Wyatt.

We need your help…

When you subscribe to The Stage, you’re investing in our journalism. And our journalism is invested in supporting theatre and the performing arts.

The Stage is a family business, operated by the same family since we were founded in 1880. We do not receive government funding. We are not owned by a large corporation. Our editorial is not dictated by ticket sales.

We are fully independent, but this means we rely on revenue from readers to survive.

Help us continue to report on great work across the UK, champion new talent and keep up our investigative journalism that holds the powerful to account. Your subscription helps ensure our journalism can continue.

loading...
^