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Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre

MAME, a classic 1960's musical, with book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee and music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, has not been seen in the UK since the original West End production in 1969 starring Ginger Rogers. Set in New York City and spanning the Great Depression and World War II, the musical focuses on eccentric bohemian Mame Dennis.

Tracie Bennett stars in the title role with Harriet Thorpe and Tim Flavin starring as Vera and Beauregard respectively. The cast also includes Chase Brown as Older Patrick, Grace Chapman as Gloria Upson, Lauren Chia as Pegeen Ryan, Soo Drouet as Mother Burnside/Madame Branislowski, Jessie May as Agnes Gooch, Hugh Osborne as Dwight Babcock, Lewis Rae as M Lindsay Woolsey, Pippa Winslow as Mrs Upson/Sally Cato, Benjamin Wong as Ito and Liam Wrate as Junior Babcock. Harry Cross, Isaac Lancel-Watkinson and Lachlan White will alternate the role of Young Patrick. Completing the cast are Jabari Braham, Aston Newman Hannington and India Thornton.

Photo Credit: Pamela Raith

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Chase Brown

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Chase Brown, Harriet Thorpe, Lewis Rae, Tracie Bennett

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Harriet Thorpe and Jessie May

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Harriet Thorpe and Tracie Bennett

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Harriet Thorpe and Tracie Bennett

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Harriet Thorpe

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
India Thornton, Jabari Braham, Lauren Chia, Aston Newham Hannington, Tracie Bennett, Tim Flavin

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Jessie May, Tracie Bennett, Harry Cross, Benjamin Wong

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Liam Wrate, Harriet Thorpe, Aston Newham Hannington

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Cast

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Cast

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tim Flavin, Tracie Bennett

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tracie Bennett, Pippa Winslow, Grace Chapman, Mark Faith

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tracie Bennett, Aston Newham Hannington

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tracie Bennett and cast

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tracie Bennett and Harry Cross

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tracie Bennett and Harry Cross

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tracie Bennett and cast

Photos: First Look at MAME at the Hope Mill Theatre
Tracie Bennett


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