New cast joins Witness for the Prosecution in its second year at London’s County Hall

  • First look at Emma Rigby and Jasper Britton in costume in the new cast of Witness for the Prosecution
  • Now in its second year, the production welcomes new cast members including Emma Rigby as Romaine Vole, Daniel Solbe as the accused Leonard Vole, Jasper Britton as Sir Wilfrid Robarts, William Chubb as Mr Myers QC, Christopher Ravenscroft as Mr Justice Wainwright and Ewan Stewart as Mr Mayhew.

Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions today released the first images featuring the new cast of Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie, now in its second year in the spectacular Chamber space inside London’s County Hall. The new company’s first performance was on Tuesday 20 November.

Emma Rigby (Once Upon A Time in Wonderland, Hollyoaks) plays Romaine Vole, Daniel Solbe plays the accused Leonard Vole, Jasper Britton (Pack of Lies, The Libertine) plays Sir Wilfrid Robarts, William Chubb (Othello, This House) plays Mr Myers QC, Christopher Ravenscroft (High Society, The Ruth Rendell Mysteries) plays Mr Justice Wainwright and Ewan Stewart (Titanic, Let The Right One In) plays Mr Mayhew. The new company also includes Richard BanksChloé BooyensJoanna BrookesMiriam CooperLiam Lau Fernandez, Phoebe MarshallHugh OsborneSimon RobertsLeo Turner and Jamie Zubairi.

Director Lucy Bailey (Switzerland, Love From A Stranger, The Graduate) thrillingly places the audience in the thick of the action, with some even watching from the jury box, as this gripping tale of justice, passion and betrayal unfolds around them.

Leonard Vole is accused of murdering a widow to inherit her wealth. The stakes are high. Will Leonard survive the shocking witness testimony? Will he be able to convince the jury of his innocence and escape the hangman’s noose?

Witness for the Prosecution is now booking until 1 September 2019.  The production is designed by William Dudley, with lighting by Chris Davey and sound design byMic Pool.

LISTINGS

Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions present
Witness for the Prosecution
By Agatha Christie
Directed by Lucy Bailey
Designed by William Dudley
Lighting Design by Chris Davey
Sound Design by Mic Pool

London’s County Hall
The Chamber, County Hall, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 7PB
Currently Booking until 1 September 2019
Box Office: 0844 815 7141

Online: www.witnesscountyhall.com

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

Tuesday to Saturday, 7.30pm and matinees on Thursday and Saturday at 2.30pm and Sunday at 3pm

See website for the following performances:

17 December 2018 – 6 January 2019
18 – 24 February 2019
15 – 23 April 2019