Cara Delevingne will make her stage debut in the multi-award winning and critically acclaimed West End revival of Cabaret. The actress and model has just been announced in the role of Sally Bowles.
She will star alongside Olivier Award-winning actor Luke Treadaway, starring as The Emcee. The roles are currently played by Rebecca Lucy Taylor and Jake Shears in Rebecca Frecknall’s intimate production.
The 31-year-old said: “There are no words to explain the excitement I have to return home to make my stage debut in such an iconic role. I am so inspired by the brilliant actors who have played Sally in previous productions around the world. and in this one in the West End, I can’t wait to be part of this brilliant cast and production.”
Luke Treadaway added: “I can’t wait to become a member of the Kit Kat Club and join this extraordinary production. It’s a huge thrill to be asked to take this on and I’m really excited to get started.”
Both actors join Michael Ahomka-Lindsay as Clifford Bradshaw, Beverley Klein as Fraulein Schneider and Teddy Kempner as Mr. Schultz. Nic Myers will play the role of Sally Bowles once a week.
Cabaret opened in late 2021 with Eddie Redmayne as the lead actor. Just a few months later, the production won seven Olivier Awards, the most for any musical revival in Olivier history.
Based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood, it notably includes the songs Wilkommen, Don’t Tell Mama, Mein Herr, Maybe This Time, money. Cara Delevingne and Luke Treadaway will take up their roles from Monday 11 March.
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