Little Shop of Horrors won three WhatsOnStage Awards…
Best Set Design (Tom Scutt) | Best Show Poster | Best Musical Revival
Thank you to everyone who voted in the awards.
We are thrilled to have received our highest number of nominations ever in the WhatsOnStage Awards for Little Shop of Horrors.
We have been nominated for:
Best Musical Revival
Best Choreography (for Lizzi Gee)
Best Supporting Actress in a Musical (for Vicky Vox)
Best Costume Design (for Tom Scutt)
Best Set Design (for Tom Scutt)
Best Lighting Design (for Howard Hudson)
Best Show Poster
Nominations for the 19th annual WhatsOnStage Awards are open!
The awards are the only UK theatre awards in which you, the audience, are the judges. You have until 30 November 2018 to nominate your favourite productions for the awards.
So, if Vicky Vox, surrounded by Tom Scutt’s fabulous design, was your Best (drag) Actor then get nominating today…
Nominate via: https://awards.whatsonstage.com/
The enduring success of Little Shop of Horrors – recently seen @OpenAirTheatre – offers an important lesson for staging musical revivals, says producer Richard Jordan https://t.co/OBAcem8QZj pic.twitter.com/Oa1h5K4D3m
— The Stage (@TheStage) October 4, 2018
Producer Richard Jordan caught Little Shop of Horrors here at the Park this summer; in his own words our production, “renewed [his] respect for the musical”.
Read his full article for The Stage via the tweet above.
Little Shop of Horrors took place at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre from 3 August – 22 September 2018 and was directed by Maria Aberg.
Take a look back at this ‘botanical bloodfest’…
★★★★★ Mail on Sunday
“MONSTROUSLY GOOD FUN”
★★★★★ The Times
“AN ABSOLUTE RIOT”
Director – Maria Aberg
Set & Costume Designer – Tom Scutt
Puppet Design – Max Humphries with Tom Scutt
Choreographer – Lizzi Gee
Musical Supervisor – Tom Deering
Lighting Designer – Howard Hudson
Sound Designer – Nick Lidster for Autograph
Musical Director – Cat Beveridge
Season Associate Director (Voice & Text)
– Barbara Houseman
Casting Director – Stuart Burt CDG
Ensemble – Joe Allen
Seymour – Marc Antolin
Ensemble – Josh Baker
Ensemble – Billy Cullum
Ensemble – Julian Hoult
Ensemble – Rosalind James
Chiffon – Renée Lamb
Ensemble – Bobbie Little
Mr Mushnik – Forbes Masson
Ronnette – Christina Modestou
Crystal – Seyi Omooba
Audrey – Jemima Rooper
Ensemble – Helen Siveter
Ensemble – Mary Lynn Tiep
Audrey II – Vicky Vox
Orin – Matt Willis
Video: Graham Michael
Our wonderful Vicky Vox (Audrey II) and Matt Willis (Orin) spoke to BUILD LDN yesterday. Check out their lovely interview; there’s a lot of love between the Little Shop of Horrors cast!
Little Shop of Horrors | Until 22 Sep
Forbes Masson, a ‘droll delight as the kvetching shopowner Mr Mushnik” (The Arts Desk), on his showbiz family, and how fun it is to be working in the West End at the same time as his son Ramsay, “Ramsay is one of the lead parts as the youngest child John and he’s loving it. It’s so nice as we head off to the West End together. I take him to the Young Vic then I go off to Regent’s Park Theatre.”