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David Moorst

 
Bio:
David Moorst won Best Newcomer (Critics' Circle) and Emerging Talent Award (Evening Standard) a year after graduating from LAMDA. He was at the Bridge Theatre last summer in Allelujah!. His other theatre credits include Shopping and F-ing at the Lyric Hammersmith, Into the Woods for the Royal ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
David Moorst won Best Newcomer (Critics' Circle) and Emerging Talent Award (Evening Standard) a year after graduating from LAMDA. He was at the Bridge Theatre last summer in Allelujah!. His other theatre credits include Shopping and F-ing at the Lyric Hammersmith, Into the Woods for the Royal ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2022
Dill Harris [Replacement]
  [West End]
2020
DILL HARRIS [Replacement]

Photos

David Sturzaker, Patrick O'Kane, Poppy Lee Friar, David Moorst Photo

David Sturzaker, Patrick O'Kane, Poppy Lee Friar, David Moorst

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Date:
03/24/2022
Gwyneth Keyworth, Harry Redding, David Moorst, Rafe Spall Photo

Gwyneth Keyworth, Harry Redding, David Moorst, Rafe Spall

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Date:
03/24/2022
Gwyneth Keyworth, Harry Redding, David Moorst Photo

Gwyneth Keyworth, Harry Redding, David Moorst

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Date:
03/24/2022
David Moorst, Gwendoline Christie, Oliver Chris Photo

David Moorst, Gwendoline Christie, Oliver Chris

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Date:
06/07/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2022
Dill Harris [Replacement]

  [West End]
2020
DILL HARRIS [Replacement]

David Moorst Biography

David Moorst won Best Newcomer (Critics' Circle) and Emerging Talent Award (Evening Standard) a year after graduating from LAMDA. He was at the Bridge Theatre last summer in Allelujah!.

His other theatre credits include Shopping and F-ing at the Lyric Hammersmith, Into the Woods for the Royal Exchange Theatre, Violence and Son at the Royal Court and Wonderland at Hampstead Theatre. His television and film credits include Grantchester, Partners in Crime, Holby City and Peterloo.




David Moorst News

Richard Coyle Will Play Atticus Finch in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in the West End Photo Richard Coyle Will Play Atticus Finch in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in the West End
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2022

Acclaimed stage and screen actor Richard Coyle will return to the West End to play the iconic role of Atticus Finch in the critically acclaimed production of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird – a new play by Aaron Sorkin, directed by Bartlett Sher. 

Education and Outreach Initiatives Launched Alongside Run of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Photo Education and Outreach Initiatives Launched Alongside Run of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

With the production currently playing to critical acclaim and capacity houses, To Kill a Mockingbird is continuing to implement a series of education and outreach initiatives to run alongside the production.

Extension Announced For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD - Book Now! Photo Extension Announced For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD - Book Now!
by Marianka Swain - Apr 5, 2022

The critically acclaimed West End production of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird – a new play by Aaron Sorkin – has announced an extension following its critically acclaimed opening! The production is now running at the Gielgud Theatre until 19 November, 2022.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in the West End Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in the West End
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2022

Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s classic novel To Kill A Mockingbird officially opened last night at the Gielgud Theatre.

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Extends Following Opening Night Photo TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Extends Following Opening Night
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2022

Barry Diller and Sonia Friedman today announce the extension of the critically acclaimed West End production of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird – a new play by Aaron Sorkin – with the production now running at the Gielgud Theatre until 19 November, 2022. 

BWW Review: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Gielgud Theatre Photo BWW Review: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Gielgud Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Mar 31, 2022

Aaron Sorkin’s hit Broadway adaptation of Harper Lee’s seminal 1960 novel has finally reached us, following Covid delays and a few real-life legal dramas. Lee’s estate sued Sorkin for making changes to the characters, while the since publicly disgraced (and removed) Mockingbird producer Scott Rudin bullied every other adaptation of Lee’s book off the stage.

Photos: First Look at TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD at London's Gielgud Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD at London's Gielgud Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2022

All new photos have been released of the West End production of To Kill a Mockingbird. The production will open at the Gielgud Theatre on 31 March 2022, with previews from 10 March. This new play by Aaron Sorkin is based on Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, and directed by Bartlett Sher.

BWW Interview: David Moorst Talks TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Photo BWW Interview: David Moorst Talks TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Marianka Swain - Mar 11, 2022

David Moorst's acting credits range from A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Bridge Theatre and Violence and On at the Royal Court to TV shows like Killing Eve and Grantchester and films Peterloo and Waiting for the Barbarians. His current project is Aaron Sorkin's stage adaptation of Harper Lee's seminal novel, now playing at the Gielgud Theatre in London's West End. Moorst plays Dill Harris, best friend of the novel's narrator Scout Finch. The cast also features Rafe Spall as Atticus Finch, Gwyneth Keyworth as Scout, and Harry Redding as Jem Finch.

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Launches All Rise ÂŁ15 Ticket Initiative Photo TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Launches All Rise ÂŁ15 Ticket Initiative
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

Ahead of previews starting this Thursday 10 March, To Kill a Mockingbird today announces the launch of the All Rise ticket scheme in an exclusive partnership with TodayTix, offering ÂŁ15 seats for every performance across the run.

Full Casting Announced For the West End Premiere of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Photo Full Casting Announced For the West End Premiere of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Stephi Wild - Jan 7, 2022

Joining the previously announced Rafe Spall (Atticus Finch) are Harry Attwell (Mr Cunningham/Boo Radley), Amanda Boxer (Mrs Henry Dubose), Poppy Lee Friar (Mayella Ewell), John Hastings (Bailiff), Simon Hepworth (Mr Roscoe/Dr Reynolds), Laura Howard (Miss Stephanie/Dill's Mother), and more.


David Moorst Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Moorst been in?
David Moorst has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has David Moorst been in?
David Moorst has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was David Moorst's first West End show?
David Moorst's first West End show was To Kill A Mockingbird which opened in 2020