Lazarus

(Premiere 2016)
DIRECTOR Ivo van Hove
DESIGNER Jan Versweyveld / An D'Huys
DESCRIPTION
Inspired by the book, The Man Who Fell To Earth, Lazarus focuses on Thomas Newton, as he remains still on Earth - a 'man' unable to die, his head soaked in cheap gin and haunted by a past love. We follow Newton during the course of a few days where the arrival of another lost soul - might set him finally free.

Reprising their roles from the original New York production are Michael C Hall (Thomas Newton), Michael Esper (Valentine) and Sophia Anne Caruso* (Girl). They are joined by Gabrielle Brooks, Sydnie Christmas, Richard Hansell, Amy Lennox, Maimuna Memon, Jamie Muscato, Tom Parsons and Julie Yammanee.
WTDir RATING:

Country: United Kingdom

Runtime: 150 min

CAST (ACTORS | DANCERS | SINGERS)

Actor
Actor
Amy Lennox | Elly
Actor
Maimuna Memon | Teenage Girl VIEW BIO
Actor
Actor
Julie Yammanee | Maemi
Actor
Michael Esper | Valentine
Actor
Michael C. Hall | Thomas Jerome Newton
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Gabrielle Brooks | Teen Girl Two
Actor
Sydnie Christmas | Teen Girl Three
Actor
Tom Parsons | Michael
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Hannah Rose Thompson | Cover GIRL VIEW BIO
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Jon Boydon | COVER NEWTON AND MICHAEL
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Alexandra Da Silva | COVER GIRL AND TEENAGER 1/2/3
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Trina Hill | COVER ELLY AND MAEMI
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Paul Westwood | COVER BEN, VALENTINE AND ZACH
Actor

Creatives

Director | Ivo van Hove
Playwright | Enda Walsh
Playwright | WALTER TEVIS
Playwright | David Bowie
Composer | David Bowie
Musical Director | Tom Cawley
Set Designer | Jan Versweyveld
Costume Designer | An D'Huys
Lighting Designer | Jan Versweyveld
Choreographer | ANNIE-B PARSON
Sound Designer | Brian Ronan
Sound Designer | Tony Gayle
Hair Stylist | Richard Mawbey
Wig Supervisor | Richard Mawbey
Associate Director | Jeff James
Assistant Choreographer | Morgann Runacre-Temple
Video Designer | Tal Yarden
Casting Director | Jill Green CDG
Casting Director | BERNARD TELSEY, CSA
Casting Director | ANDREW FEMENELLA, CSA
Associate Designer | Lee Newby
Associate Designer | Dan Soule
Associate Lighting Designer | Nicki Brown
Associate Lighting Designer | Alex Fabozzi
Assistant Musical Director | Matt Gest
Musical Supervisor | Henry Hey
Orchestrator | Henry Hey

Production

Stage Manager | Jen Raith
Deputy Stage Manager | Fiona Mott
Assistant Stage Manager | Samantha Mallinson , Steve Conway
Production Coordinator | David Adkin
Technical Stage Manager | Jayson Gray
Production Manager | Jim Leaver
Associate Producer | Zelda Perkins
Wardrobe Mistress | Wendy Phillips
Deputy Wardrobe Supervisor | Sarah Verhaeg
Costume Supervisor | An D’Huys
Prop Supervisor | Mary Halliday
Dresser | Tanya Aanderaa
Sound Operator | Michael Poon , Roisine Mamdani
Lighting Operator | Ben Homer
Electrician | Alex Johnson , Derek Anderson

Orchestra

Woodwinds

Saxophone | James Knight

other wind (aerophones)

Trombone | Barnaby Dickinson

Percussion

Drum kit | Simon Lea

Strings

Guitars: | Johnson Jay , Tim Sandiford
Bass guitar | Chris Hargreaves

Keyboards

Harmonium | Tom Cawley , Matt Gest

PHOTOS

DETAILS

LANGUAGE: English

THEATRES

King's Cross Theatre, 2016 - 22/01/2017

REVIEWS

'Michael C Hall and Amy Lennox star in the London transfer of David Bowie and Enda Walsh's new musical Lazarus'
'David Bowie’s creative end note feels like a stylish, trance-like pop video'
'Michael C Hall is a loving alien in spectacular Bowie fantasy'
'David Bowie's parting gift to the world'
'it’s weirdly caught between aggressive artiness and a certain triteness'

TRIVIA

Please also be aware that this production uses flashing lights.