Janie Dee is to star in the European premiere of The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess at the Finborough Theatre in London.
The cast also includes recent Bristol Old Vic Theatre School graduate Moronkẹ Akinola in her professional stage debut.
The production originally ran at the Huntington Theatre in Boston, before transferring to Manhattan Theatre Club.
The play, which explores race and history within an elite university is directed by Matthew Iliffe, with set and costume design by Rachel Stone, and lighting design by Lucía Sánchez Roldán.
It is produced by Giles Chiplin Productions and 23 Productions in association with Neil McPherson for Finborough Theatre.