Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre

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YANK! is based on the Off-Broadway hit production from 2010, with book and lyrics by American writer David Zellnik, with his brother Joseph Zellnik's musical score paying homage to the timeless music of the 1940s. The musical is directed by James Baker, and is produced by Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment, Hope Mill Theatre, Ben Millerman with Jim Kierstead and Guy James. Below, BroadwayWorld has photos of the company onstage at the Charing Cross Theatre!

Scott Hunter will reprise his role as Stu. Stage credits include Cinderella (Trinity Theatre), Grease (European tour) and Howard Goodall's The Kissing Dance. Joining the company as Mitch is Andy Coxon, whose credits include Beautiful - The Carole King Musical (Aldwych Theatre), 20th Century Boy - The Marc Bolan Musical (UK tour), Les Misérables (Queen's Theatre) and European tours of The Rocky Horror Show and Evita. Sarge/Scarlet will be played by Waylon Jacobs, whose credits include Chicago, Memphis and We Will Rock You (West End) and A Midsummer Night's Dream (Regent's Park) and Scott Davies (The Return of Neverland) will play India. Bradley Judge will play Rotelli. His credits include Aladdin (The Brindley Theatre, Runcorn), Don't Run (Waterloo East Theatre) and Sister Act (Aberystwyth Arts Centre).

The rest of the company is completed by members of the original Manchester production: Benjamin Cupit who made his professional debut as Professor in the Hope Mill production; Lee Dillon-Stuart (Les Misérables at Queen's Theatre and Carousel for Pitlochry Festival Theatre) as Tennessee; Chris Kiely (The Ladykillers and Pygmalion for Theatre Royal Windsor, Sunset Boulevard at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre and a national tour of Chess) as Artie; Kris Marc-Joseph (Anno Domini at The Actors Church, Children of Eden and See Rock City and Other Destinations at Union Theatre) as Czechowski; Mark Paterson (tours of Horrible Histories and Peter Pan at Manchester Opera House/New Victoria Woking) as Lieutenant/NCO; Tom Pepper (The Mystery of Edwin Drood at the Arts Theatre, and on television, Drifters, Grandpa in My Pocket and Red Dwarf) as Cohen/Speedy; and Sarah-Louise Young (a member of award-winning improvised musical The Showstoppers at Apollo Theatre and extensive cabaret credits including Fascinating Aida) as Louise.

YANK! is playing the Charing Cross Theatre, The Arches, Villiers Street, London WC2N 6NL.

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Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK

Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK

Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK

Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK

Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK

Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK

Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK

Photo Flash: First Look at YANK! at Charing Cross Theatre
The cast of YANK



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